With server changes around these parts, I’ve been away for a couple of weeks, and in that time we’ve had a lot of disheartening news happen around the world. I don’t even know what to say about it all, but I’ll do my best to round it up here, and then let’s all go get a drink together. Sound good? Okay.
A lot of news happened while we were out. Here’s what we missed in music, movies, and the rest of celebrity pop culture. Read More PoC in America – Pop Culture Edition
A lot of dog training books and websites promise to teach you how to train “the perfect pet” or “the perfect dog,” but that’s just not going to happen. Your dog will never be perfect and it’s better to understand that from the start. Much like your children, spouse, friends, and boss, your dog will have quirks; expecting them to be perfect is a recipe for unhappiness at best and a dog bite at worst. Read More The Perfect Pet
More and more often, we’ve been seeing pieces written by individuals who are calling out bigots for their horrible words or actions. This is great, but all too often, the ones aimed at fat-shaming include some caveat about how the author has lost weight, is trying to lose weight, or has some condition that has made them fat.
Posts that do this, in their attempt to call out sizeist behavior, are actually perpetuating it.
Read More You Don’t Need to Be Changing to Demand Respect
At this point I can safely say that Fafner Exodus is my anime of the year. Even if the last four episodes are trash. I also really like the new Gundam so far. Heavy Object and Owari no Seraph are getting better as well. K: Return of Kings is stale though, but I’m over half-way through it so no point in dropping it. Read More Weekly Anime Review
Welcome to our brand-new server! Took us a bit longer than expected to get moved over, but that’s what happens when our new host has never seen so many gifs in one place before. (We’re number one! We’re number one!) Read More Lunchtime Poll: Did You Miss Us?
Content Warning: Suicide Ideation, Transmisogyny
Caitlyn, it’s been over six months since you announced who you really are. While the hoopla over a Olympic gold medalist coming out as trans has not died down, trans women have increasingly been trying to distance ourselves from you.
Read More Dear Caitlyn
You won’t find dogs more elegant and sleek in appearance than sighthounds, and greyhounds are the most prominent representatives of this category. But all is not as it seems: if Basset Hounds are the WYSIWYG (What You See is What You Get) dogs, Greyhounds are the Not-At-All-What-You-Think dogs. Read More Joining the Cult of Greyhound