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Culture War Roundup for the week of November 27, 2023

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There's so much interesting stuff going on right now - why is every post here such a snoozefest? Is anyone else checking here less and less often because equal quality commentary seems increasingly available elsewhere?

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I know man, how frustrating it can be when these goddamn wordcels won’t give me my insight porn fix. Daddy needs his medicine.

I thought we were shape rotators?

Not me. The only thing I hate more than shapes is the idea of rotating them. It's unnatural. If God wanted shapes rotated he would have oriented them differently in the first place. I'll start trusting shapes when someone makes a hexagonal barbecue.

I know this is a shitpost but a hexagonal barbecue would be dope, almost as dope as an octagonal barbecue.

Seems like any 2D shape is a tradeoff between square at one extreme, which is easiest to store, and circular at the other, where you get the least cold spots on the grill.

If God wanted shapes rotated he would have oriented them differently in the first place.

Which way did he orient the circle?

Eastward. You answer your own question.

How do we know that?

Igi might play along, but I won't - you are far too old to still believe in circles. Did you know that the first circle was made up by an isosceles triangle to mock oblongs? Just because some oblongs ran with it and started worshipping circles doesn't mean they're real.

(I know, I'm nutpicking, the oblongs I know don't believe circles are real, just a metaphor for striving to be a well rounded individual.)

The problem with this is that I've drawn circles. Like just today, I drew one in PowerPoint. I think the Oblongs were just a bit earily in their worship.

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I thought we were wordcels!


transitive verb

3.c. : to cause to face or point toward the east

specifically : to build (a church or temple) with the longitudinal axis pointing eastward and the chief altar at the eastern end

Truly, I am humbled this day. You are correct.

AAQC material for me.

Ask, and ye shall receive.

Damn, that's a nice looking barbecue too. Ok shapes, you're off the shit list - for now. But I'm watching you.