October 9th, 2008



carnivalesque's recap for this debate was...distracted.

"This one is short and sporadic. I make no claims to LOL at all topics. I was somewhat distracted during this debate. I think I might have also been smoking a blunt and listening to Smashing Pumpkins and/or watching True Blood. Just a guess."

Context has the debaaclete recap.
  • lysythe

Complaints over the pampering awful writers get at fanficrants leads to...

sallymn: No, there was just as much sucky fic by speshul snowflakes in the old days, but without the web, there was nowhere for it to go but a few snailmail friends, the sock drawer, and the unlikely other members of the local writing group...

The quality's not worse, but the virtual acoustics are better.

Context wishes there was more concrit in the fanfic world.

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The words "STAY CLASSY" do not begin to convey what I'm feeling.
So, apparently, the NSA has used its authorization to tap overseas phonecalls involving a terror suspect without a court order to make recordings of American armed service personnel having phone sex with their significant others.

brokenfix: I just...I don't even know what to say to that.

alexandraerin: I suppose if one of them happens to blurt out the location of Osama bin Laden at the moment of climax, it will all have been worth it.

Found here, by the way.