cynical gendre take Show more
... And five years later, you open the news and see that the second person got arrested for illegally dumping all the lead paint and asbestos they tore out.
hot gendre take, I finally think I got this metaphor to work Show more
I feel like being assigned a gender—any gender—is kind of like inheriting an old house from a distant relative:
- Some people move in without noticing all the neglected maintenance, then let it slowly fall down around them as the black mold takes over their lungs.
- Some people think, “This place has really good bones, needs a ton of work, but I bet I can make it into something beautiful” and start DIYing the heck out of it.
- And some people set it on fire for the insurance money (:cough: I mean, uh, they *put it up for sale*) and buy a cute little place in a neighborhood they like better.
lewd, very silly, genital mention Show more
my spam folder: “Want hot sex tonight, and new pussy every day?”
me: “but I don’t want bottom surgery at all, let alone from the internet!”
I'm tired of picking up the pieces of trans men treated like shit—outright bigotry in fact–by women in positions of power. I'm tired of the racism in trans women's communities. I'm tired of trans women brushing off trans men's needs as "but they have it easy."
We can do better. We must do better.
It's not fair that we have to do the work but that doesn't change the fact that we do.
_we_ are the ones who are changing the world. The people who don't feel the squeeze have no incentive.
cancel culture Show more
just cancel the whole thing. all of it
GLaDOS: That surge of emotion just now taught me another important lesson. Where pre-transition Caroline lives in my head.
Announcer: Pre-transition Caroline deleted.
GLaDOS: Goodbye, pre-transition Caroline.
EE career musings Show more
you know at one point I really wanted to become a computer architect like my trans foremothers, but gosh darn if I haven’t been smashing that “apply” button on every debug & validation job posting that comes up :3
The history of 2nd wave feminism in the US and its ties to religion and theology is a very particular one and if I didn’t know lots about it I think I might not believe it was true. But it was really a thing and some bad ideas and ways of thinking about the world bled through
gay-married with cats
perpetually out of brain-spoons
fake geek girl (real geek, fake girl)
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