Nostalgia is a disease of the soul! Come with us to a better world where we can also celebrate and appreciate the problems with our (many) problematic faves!
“Kill your darlings” worked then, and still works now.
People have criticism of WSB, so we aren’t REALLY countercultural… because it’s so countercultural to blindly worship people…
I’m going to need to see the cross tabs from your focus group.
Punk rock!!! I love focus groups!
Things change. You could too.
It’s not as if they’re cast in cement.
Today I am thankful for @KathyPartdeux this gift that will keep on giving chef’skissemojithatshouldexistbutdoesn’t
Right back at you!
A similarly dolorous sounding old white guy, Ezra Pound, rather blotted his copy-book with that whole Fascist thing.
Hey, at least we got thru the whole ‘anagrams of subway maps’ thing and never looked back
Seems like at least one BBSer is still looking back.
I don’t even remember the anagrams of subway maps.
A Swampy Bus?
… always check the seat before sitting down
And still disappointed. You can just not look at the banana, you know.
The Nine Billion Anagrams of Subway Maps is my favorite Clarke story!