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Forum: News 08/27/14, 03:25 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 5,850
Posted By OnLettingGo
So much respectability politics in this thread....

So much respectability politics in this thread. This may come as a shock but people can be provocative and they still deserve basic respect. Stop trying to dictate how marginalized groups express...
Forum: News 08/21/14, 05:03 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,230
Posted By OnLettingGo
https://31.media.tumblr.com/6b717d862059382c29547b...

https://31.media.tumblr.com/6b717d862059382c29547b6fb0d6324c/tumblr_inline_naiw0u8vhU1qckj0m.gif
Forum: News 08/21/14, 04:33 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 10,313
Posted By OnLettingGo
I'm really tired of hearing people pass judgment...

I'm really tired of hearing people pass judgment on mental illness when they've never experienced said illness or don't have a medical degree. It's easy to form these kinds of opinions when you're...
Forum: News 08/02/14, 01:48 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,136
Posted By OnLettingGo
The stigma of tattoos partially comes from the...

The stigma of tattoos partially comes from the medical field which virtually considered multiple tattoos to be pathognomonic for antisocial personality disorder. The shift in cultural acceptance of...
Forum: General 07/24/14, 08:13 PM
Replies: 1,111
Views: 65,034
Posted By OnLettingGo
Saves the Day for $16.

Saves the Day for $16.
Forum: News 07/14/14, 02:36 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 15,377
Posted By OnLettingGo
This is terrible. False rape accusations are...

This is terrible. False rape accusations are exceedingly rare, and yet people always use them as a point to dismiss women who come forward. Now people will point to this high-profile case as further...
Forum: News 07/10/14, 06:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,141
Posted By OnLettingGo
This song is so addicting. I've had it on regular...

This song is so addicting. I've had it on regular rotation for about a year now. The entire album is great but this song is the best of the 1975.
Forum: News 07/05/14, 07:35 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,428
Posted By OnLettingGo
I wasn't ecstatic about this setlist, but after...

I wasn't ecstatic about this setlist, but after not seeing the band live for about 6 years I really have no complaints. The show was fantastic and the atmosphere was amazing. Seeing Circa, Dustin,...
Forum: News 06/27/14, 07:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,511
Posted By OnLettingGo
I was at this show and I freaked out when he...

I was at this show and I freaked out when he played this. Such a fantastic song and I loved his rendition.
Forum: News 06/19/14, 08:14 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 15,853
Posted By OnLettingGo
"Social Justice Warriors" is such a...

"Social Justice Warriors" is such a joke concept. It gets applied to anyone who speaks out about social issues whenever someone wants to dismiss their objection. Often times these "SJWs" aren't even...
Forum: News 06/04/14, 02:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,008
Posted By OnLettingGo
LJG and T&S are fantastic role models for the...

LJG and T&S are fantastic role models for the LGBT community. They create a visible LGBT presence in the music scene that is not easily found. They let their LGBT identities influence their music in...
Forum: News 05/25/14, 12:06 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 7,823
Posted By OnLettingGo
So much transphobia in this thread. Trans people...

So much transphobia in this thread. Trans people are literally murdered by cis people because of perpetuated ignorance. Is being a decent human being, recognizing your privilege, and respecting the...
Forum: Technology 05/23/14, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1,976
Views: 142,047
Posted By OnLettingGo
http://acousticlight.tumblr.com

http://acousticlight.tumblr.com
Forum: News 05/19/14, 12:08 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,789
Posted By OnLettingGo
projecting racism is scary. institutionalized and...

projecting racism is scary. institutionalized and covert racism are scarier.
Forum: News 05/02/14, 06:45 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,274
Posted By OnLettingGo
I think people often confuse the concepts of...

I think people often confuse the concepts of cultural appropriation and cultural exchange. If something is shared across cultures (like many types of food) then enjoying and celebrating that is a...
Forum: News 04/30/14, 07:26 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 10,389
Posted By OnLettingGo
Beyoncé is in a monogomous marriage... Not that...

Beyoncé is in a monogomous marriage...
Not that she should be slut shamed even if she wasn't, but she's literally making songs about her reality which include her sexuality within her marriage. If...
Forum: News 04/09/14, 05:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,730
Posted By OnLettingGo
I love this article. Interesting points.

I love this article. Interesting points.
Forum: News 03/22/14, 10:44 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 15,009
Posted By OnLettingGo
WBC victimized the entire queer community (and a...

WBC victimized the entire queer community (and a lot of other people) for years, creating a visible and unsafe environment within our society. It doesn't matter that they're viewed as fringe...
Forum: News 02/19/14, 07:15 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 18,639
Posted By OnLettingGo
5 Things More Likely To Happen to You Than Being...

5 Things More Likely To Happen to You Than Being Falsly Accused of Rape (http://www.buzzfeed.com/charlesclymer/5-things-more-likely-to-happen-to-you-than-being-f-fmeu)

Of course, this is an...
Forum: Entertainment 02/07/14, 05:05 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,487
Posted By OnLettingGo
Obviously this is dependent on specific cases....

Obviously this is dependent on specific cases. But a factor to consider is that supporting an artist who has victimized people, regardless of if you are able to separate the person's actions from...
Forum: News 02/05/14, 05:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,232
Posted By OnLettingGo
It's not really about Laura being tough and an...

It's not really about Laura being tough and an adult. It's the fact that trans* people are on the receiving end of violence in almost every aspect of their lives and the internet can be an unsafe...
Forum: News 01/19/14, 05:20 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,320
Posted By OnLettingGo
This is just not true. My brother has...

This is just not true. My brother has schizophrenia and was homeless for years at one point. We tried to have him placed in a facility to monitor him and and make him comply with his drug regiment,...
Forum: News 01/18/14, 05:10 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 12,955
Posted By OnLettingGo
Ugh, is it really so hard to say "I'm sorry...

Ugh, is it really so hard to say "I'm sorry for my poor judgement and my racist behavior"? Why make an apology at all if you're just gonna use it to direct the conversation away from your actions?
Forum: News 01/16/14, 11:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,775
Posted By OnLettingGo
The listening cap was never in effect in the US....

The listening cap was never in effect in the US. The time limit removal is just being initiated in other spotify markets.
Forum: News 01/13/14, 07:37 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 13,775
Posted By OnLettingGo
Yeah, the violent reaction isn't ideal, but its...

Yeah, the violent reaction isn't ideal, but its understandable. As a black man in America Kanye experiences racism on a daily basis and is expected to just shrug it off, but there is a limit to how...


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