Always Docile, Often Irate
|Oh hey. I am Jess, I am sometimes ginger. I study Russian, Spanish and Portuguese because science. I feel so old, so very old. My marxist feminist dialectic brings all the boys to the yard. That is all you people need to know.|
|"But the characters HAVE to be white, it's set in Germany!"|
|"They could have easily set it somewhere else, if they cared to do so."|
|"The little mermaid can't be black, you can't have a natural redhead who isn't white!"|
|"And the story doesn't work if her hair isn't red? Also, I wasn't aware white people COULD have natural fish tails."|
|"But it's 18th/19th Century France! There wouldn't be any black people then, and if they were, they'd be slaves!"|
|"Tell that to Alexandre Dumas, both the 18th Century French General and his son, the famed 19th Century French author"|
|"...If I acknowledge the existence of racism in the things that I enjoy, then I have to confront the possibility that I might sometimes be unconsciously racist, and it's easier for me to pretend racism doesn't exist and blame others for bringing it up than it is for me to unlearn a lifetime's worth of societal conditioning to accept white supremacy as the natural order of things?"|
|"There we go."|
In other news, a fly flew into my eye when I was cycling today and I was too busy trying not to blink-swallow it that I forgot I should not be...
Every time God is mentioned/on screen
Every time a song starts
Every time a miracle...
such blatant lies. there is no one...
Damn it’s not even always out right homophobia that’s the worst. It’s people who obviously have no problem with gay people using the word gay to...