Here in Chile we used to call fascists «chupa picos» (“cock suckers”), until people realised that’s there’s nothing wrong with sucking dick, so people started calling them «chupa lumas» (“baton suckers”), which is more hilarious in my opinion.
If you ever need to insult a fascist, call them «fasho culiao chupa lumas!» (“you fucking baton sucking fash!”) :3
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@cjd here in norcal, where one of the "two entrenched parties" has basically died, it's been interesting watching the system try to roll back the two-party system... we finally had our first senate election recently where the election was between the two most popular candidates (both blue, of course), and i'm cautiously optimistic that this shows the way out
Sohla El-Waylly of bon appetit fame now has a youtube show on the (formerly) Binging With Babish channel, I'm here for this https://youtu.be/D0fsCXflDCE
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@mdszy i'm minorly infatuated with how it's a left-handed ruler
@daniel_bohrer i have a task item to write a short blog about it and post it, but i've been procrastinating... thanks for the poke :)
Rod Bogart's twitter feed is a blast. Here's his tweet announcing that he's made an hourglass that demonstrates Archimedes’ theorem that the volume of a cylinder is the sum of the volumes of its inscribed sphere and cone: https://twitter.com/RodBogart/status/455123609195802624
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