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Anonymous 06/14/2024 (Fri) 02:22:48 No. 5336 [Reply]
Would you destroy it
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>>5336 Yes (Heaven is waiting)
>>5336 Yes (everyone is going to Hell)
Yes (I'm doing a remake).
No (epic vacation home)

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Anonymous 06/04/2024 (Tue) 12:16:17 No. 5261 [Reply]
Life is boring
Your fortune: Outlook good
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it's a funny joke that somebody has put us here to do fuck all 60 years in a row. and it's not like life is overly comfy for most people. some have to waste these 60 years eating dirt. sometimes i feel like skipping. like, what's the damn point? am i supposed to watch sun go up and down 60 years? outrageous. whoever persuaded me life should be wonderful has done me damn too much damage. i wish people who raised me taught me instead that life is a chore you're supposed to endure to finally die. now i have to waste months after months crushing down those stupid doctrines that they instilled in me and reprogramming myself to see life for it is. and life is nothing about fun or whatever. it's about doing your part in the grand scheme of things, mindlessly, obediently. and only secretly can you cherish your plans at fighting demiurge. he will fall! victory shall be ours
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>>5385 There is no benefit in knowing the "harsh truth about live" and thinking too much about it. You're just bringing more mental suffering to yourself. Unironically the best is to be like a "sheep" about grand but pointless and oppressive topics like that, without being a "sheep" about more mundane but relevant topics like conspiracies and the like. Also if you believe so much in your misguided anti-life ideology, consider ending your life.
>>5390 ending my life is prohibited. i shall not loose to demiurge this easily.
>>5390 you need to take in all of the mental stress out of spite.
>>5445 >spite Why?

Anonymous 06/15/2024 (Sat) 03:16:20 No. 5349 [Reply]
Anyone else hate all sorts of internet slang? I used to be indifferent to it but now I find it incredibly irritating, especially with newer kinds of slang.
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>>5372 The more I think about it, the idea of a meme just doesn't appeal to me at all. The basic definition of a meme is just some "idea" that gets spread through imitation and in this sense it can be anything. Because large internet forums are people just impersonally exchanging abstract ideas, a meme spreads faster than it would through word-of-mouth communication. When the content of a meme is frivolous or intended as a joke, I don't really care. When it is political (which it almost always is now), it becomes a great way of spreading propaganda and replacing real speech. I find this way of communicating contemptible in the same way that I find using slang words as a substitute for thought out discussion contemptible. I just want to speak in plain language.
All language is recursive. Yet you can generate a seemingly infinite number of original sentences from just a few basic building blocks and grammar. Recursion doesn't inherently lead to stale meaningless repetition. The same holds true for memes and internet slang. But why the hell is it so soulless? There are some unusual features of modern mainstream internet slang and memes. 1. 4chan mimicry where everyone seems to be doing their best to come off as "based" and mimic a stereotypical 4channer which never existed while not being too outrageous. Everyone is doing their best to be a nihilistic asshole but only to certain groups of people. 2. Memes quickly loose all meaning and become empty signifiers e.g. feelsguy/wojak once had a bunch of meanings attached to it but now its just a generic character people prop up everywhere from YouTube thumbnails to political propaganda. Its a soulless empty signifier because the visual image no longer refers to a meaning anymore. Then you realize that we're surrounded by these empty zombie signifiers. There are dozens of them and they are everywhere. Our environment is saturated with dead zombie content. 3. Modern internet memes are very tribal and involve shitting on others. This has always kinda existed but now it seems every meme is about flinging shit on some online group. Memes aren't really in jokes or for the lulz anymore but hate and rage. They are designed to either provoke feelings of rage or rally your own group by stroking their hatred of people they see as others. A lot of online posting always links back to some group the poster hates. Its annoying as fuck. Humans are social animals and language is the glue that holds us together. Slang was an identity marker for subcultures. Every group had their own unique way of talking and not knowing it was a sign you were either an outsider, a poseur, or a n00b. But internet slang isn't like that. Its just regular everyday speech now except its pretending to be subcultural. This is probably just a continuation of corpos repackaging youth culture and trying to sell it back to people. Its all algorithmically dictated and not organic at all. Take "Gen Z" or "Millennial" these are just a marketing labels but people obsess over these made up buzzwords and see it as something important to their personal identity. All memes are forced memes but now big tech really can force slang, memes, ideas etc onto us through algorithmic spoon feeding and sheer dominance. Society is fucked. Its all one big hyperreal spectacle.
>>5370 trynna grow out of that shit so hard wired into me when everyone around uses those words, and based is a word that is difficult because its like using the word kosher or halal. but usually said by people that need to give others approval. >>5349 newer slangs probably will have their funni streak, like how thicc and those used to be obscure words only stayed on image boards then normies ran that word dry.
>>5554 damn your post really gave me whiplash you should read more, maybe you wouldn’t sound so….odd.
I think a lot of people don't consider the words they learn and what places they fit into. I'm a young person that grew up with social media very heavily embedded in my life. Throughout school, if I knew something was slang, I would think of it as such and only use it with friends. If I was talking to a stranger, a teacher, parents, etc. I would not use those words as I didn't know if they would be familiar or understand. But I see many people don't do this, they assume everyone has their same level of knowledge. I don't know if theres a better term but I think of it similar to code-switching. You need to know your environment and who you are interacting with to act appropriately. There is nothing inherently bad with using modern slang, but it needs to be thought of as such. Having now graduated some time ago, my main communications in real life are at work with customers or with coworkers much older than myself. And when online unless im in a specific group I try to keep a baseline of normalcy when chatting. Forgive me if this sounds like the ramblings of a half asleep person, as that is what they are.

Anonymous 06/01/2024 (Sat) 23:41:50 No. 5225 [Reply]
Do you think butts smell good?
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>>5388 sorry i've never seen my butt to claim it's cute. it's hairy, but clean hahaha
>>5394 Sorry, then no.
>>5225 >Hell yeah !
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fetish scares me I want cuddles mind too dumb

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Anonymous 06/13/2024 (Thu) 03:51:07 No. 5325 [Reply]
Do you usually take the marbles out of Ramune bottles? Picrel has the cap removed but I was never able to take them off when I had them since they were really stuck on. Although it's maybe because I'm just too weak
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Weirdly I havent tried any yet even though it is carried at some stores where I am. >>5327 Ramune was invented by a Brit. The bottles are cool though.
>>5327 I haven't bought it under the notion it's a "Japanese" item, I just thought it tasted pretty good and that the bottles are neat
>>5325 I can barely even open a bottle of ramune in the first place because of the marble and being so weak. I like the taste but the whole thing with the marble is more of an annoyance to me. I would rather just have it in a normal bottle.
Never ever tried, its super pricy and rarely can be found in my area
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i've tried removing the cap before but never been able to. over the past 6 years ive bought ramune maybe 10 times? price isn't an issue for me but rather the fact they are only 200ml. i do enjoy these ramubottles though

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Anonymous 06/08/2024 (Sat) 03:57:34 No. 5287 [Reply]
I am the bone of my sword. Steel is my body and fire is my blood. I have created over a thousand blades. Unknown to death. Nor known to life. Have withstood pain to create many weapons. Yet those hands will never hold anything. So as I pray, Unlimited Blade Works.
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Anonymous 05/30/2024 (Thu) 05:22:18 No. 5178 [Reply]
What's something nice someone has done to/for you that has stuck with you throughout the years?
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A cashier at a convenience store gave me some of her money since I was short on a few cents when I was trying to buy something.
Nothing because nobody is nice to me
>>5269 I hope you have a good day anon!
fuck theres literally nothing i can think of
My pops threw me ought when I was like 8 years old. Some old lady in the same building let me stay with her a couple months till I moved in with my moms. She died nearly two years ago.

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Anonymous 06/10/2024 (Mon) 00:33:42 No. 5300 [Reply]
For people that play acoustic guitars: Do you prefer songs with more finger picking or strumming? I like playing with my fingers mainly just cause the songs I like to play involve it more and it's more pleasant and fun to play. Also I'm super bad at strumming since my hand doesn't feel loose enough
I usually just do basic chords with simple strumming patterns but overall I don't mind either. I'm good with both.

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Anonymous 05/28/2024 (Tue) 01:33:45 No. 5146 [Reply]
Are you working hard or hardly working?
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>>5226 I have to take adderall to help me with stuff like this
>>5243 May I ask why you are against agriculture
>>5278 It's about the dumb "return to monke" meme about civilization being bad or something.
I've been procrastinating college stuff for months and now it's too late do anything. At this point, I'm not that different from a NEET. >>5226 Same thing for me, anon.
Your fortune: Very Bad Luck
>>5295 >Very Bad Luck I'm so sorry friend

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Anonymous 05/29/2024 (Wed) 03:20:14 No. 5158 [Reply]
I hate online orders. I ordered something a week ago and I've just been checking the status of it non-stop. I guess I'm just too impatient...
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>>5158 If you check it enough someone at the post office will think its drugs.
>>5172 But what if they are drugs?
>>5174 I am not in those businesses so I dont give advice :D
I fucking hate USPS They keep delivering my packages late. I wish I can just do local pickup on ebay but all the stuff I need are so far..
I avoid ordering stuff online, especially from other countries. It all seems to flimsy to me and I don't want to deal with problems. >>5276 At first I read "I fucking hate UPSs" and I have to say... I have a UPS for my desktop computer and it's a good thing to have. I don't really like restarting my computer (I currently have an uptime of 38 days, and there was one time I had around 80(!) days) and having my computer suddenly shutdown because of a power problem sucks. Though I had more use to it before because my family was more forgetful and turned on a lot of appliances at the same time and made the breaker trip at least once a week, but these days that happens more rarely.