Linguistic Turf Wars

Posted in GSU photo archive, Undogegorized by chamblee54 on August 15, 2016









Read more: PUBLIC NOTE: The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not reflect the view of the Urban Intellectuals, affiliates or partners. ~ Andrew Caruso, Akron, OH, Barbara L. Pawley, Los Angeles, CA, Domingo Pestano, Caracas, Venezuela, Dorothy Harbeck, Fair Haven, NJ, Heather Fougere, Center Conway, NH, Henry Biggs, Sydney, Australia, James Siragusa, Lewiston, ME, Julie Crowley, Ballyphilibeen, Ireland, Kathryn El-Assal, Middleton, WI, Leslie Craven, Wellington, New Zealand, Neil T Godden, Nouméa, New Caledonia, Peter S. Bjorkman, Rocklin, CA, Rachel Nirenberg, Toronto, Canada, Raluca Murg, Paris, France, Randy Denker, Tallahassee, FL, Ted Downes, Cardiff, Wales, William Lattanzio, Boyertown, PA. ~ “The expression [the shit hits the fan] is related to, and may well derive from, an old joke. A man in a crowded bar needed to defecate but couldn’t find a bathroom, so he went upstairs and used a hole in the floor. Returning, he found everyone had gone except the bartender, who was cowering behind the bar. When the man asked what had happened, the bartender replied, ‘Where were you when the shit hit the fan?’ ” ~ ‏@SecretService The Secret Service is aware of the comments made earlier this afternoon. ~ is that what happens when you get “poked”? ~ homophobia is not a phobia you are not scared you are an asshole ~ Food for thought. The trouble is, I am on a diet. ~ “Because all news is satirical” This is a satire site. ~ ABSTRACT Joke-Making Jews / Jokes Making Jews: Essays on Humor and Identity in American Jewish Fiction Beginning from the premise that humor plays a prominent role in the construction of group and individual identities, as a social phenomenon and a simultaneously alienating and assimilating force, these essays explore and examine humor and its construction of American Jewish identity within the context of various works of American Jewish fiction. ~ making a visual joke about answer to your question being that facebook graphic — i am too baptist for this ~ There is a football stadium over at Atlanta University Center. It was built as a field hockey venue, with football the use after the games. The school went out of business. The stadium is in ruins. (Full disclosure: This is from an article I do not have a link to.) ~ You currently have 285 social media contacts aka friends. 285 is the number of the dreaded perimeter highway, the barrier between itp and otp. Are your friends constantly stuck in horrific traffic, while they go roundround circumnavigating the zircon encrusted metropolis? ~ ‏@tariqnasheed Malia Obama’s suspected white supremacists friends dry snitched on her 4 smokin weed. Blks must understand every SWS is a potential snitch ~ Is #blacklivesmatter a registered trademark? who owns the rights? How do we know they are activists, and not crooks making $$ ? ~ The Great White Hype: No One Is Energizing the White Working Class, Not Even Donald Trump That title is problematic. Many of the issues affecting white people also affect POC. Labeling concern over these issues as racism sucks. The divide and conquer lives on. ~ @Zombie_Cartman You believe in Dinosaurs yet no living human has ever seen one alive, But if I believe in what a man did 2000 years ago i’m dumb @chamblee54 if you believe you know what a man did 2000 years ago, based on 1800 yo book, you are dumb ~ I, the Prime Minister of Israel, care more about Palestinians than their own leaders do. Sounds incredible, right? ~ Reince Preibus without vowels is RNC PR BS ~ The Simple Rules That Govern Our Modern Political World 1. There is a group of very rich men who control the levers of power. 2. Those men own the media. 3. Those men sponsor political candidates on all sides to do their bidding. 4. Those men have a simple agenda of increasing their wealth and power, to be gods among men. ~ Marijuana is dangerous to the profits of the alcohol industry, and their media enablers ~ Michael Phelps reportedly used to date Carrie Prejean. She is the beauty queen who got in trouble for saying that gay marriage is yucky, and not shutting up when she had the chance. ~ comment deleted after seeing it sourced to Perez Hilton ~ There are a lot of problems with this article. ~ Clinton to Donor: In Next War, I’ll Let Israel Kill 200,000, Not Just 2,000, Gazans Luther Mckinnon “Because all news is satirical” This is a satire site. Bert LeVert McDert Oops. Those things get me all the time. Rod McCoy Hillary wrote these words in a letter to a donor. It is no satire, though disinformants may have taken the flag and run… Luther Mckinnon Do you have credible evidence for that claim? Rod McCoy I am sure you would denounce it, I have no need to convince you. Beleive what you will. This is not the only source of the information. Do your own research before you attack. You are ot open and will not receive the information from me, so I will not go beyond what I have offered.Luther Mckinnon In other words, no Rod McCoy in other words you are here to argue and attack. go do your own search, instead of habitual neysaying.Luther Mckinnon I did my google search yesterday It said the site was satire. While it is technically possible that HRC said those things, I find it unlikely. She is too slick to say something that crude. If you are making the claim, you should have the proof. Rod McCoy you did a search on the site and found what you wanted to have permission to beleive what you had already decided to beleive. ~ It is too bad that the beautiful “round bank” was not built on a better location. Or that it seems to be unusable for anything other than banking. It definitely is not a good venue for a restaurant. ~ What about “Ventriloquism for Dummies” ? (Did I just spell Ventriloquism correctly without using spellcheck?) ~ The line about Mr. Reagan was that if America had a figurehead monarch, that he would be perfect. ~ The good news is, no one is blocking interstates to protest citizen on citizen crime. ~ The blurb uses an unfortunate adjective. ~ Brad, are you implying that the men of “D town” have small dicks? ~ I googled “desegregation is a benefit of gentrification.” None of the headlines on the first page appear to say this. ~ @kat_blaque What do people think they’re going to accomplish by calling me a racist? Like, I always wonder where the conversation is supposed go after. ~ The word listen does not appear in that meme. ~ @DesertFoxMulder The same group destroying property tonight commits 55% of all homicides in the US, despite being 13% of pop. ‏@fubaglady I think they’re down to 12% now, since they spend so much time killing each other. ~ ‏@RuPaul Why do people who’ve been oppressed take on the same characteristics as their oppressors? ~ 4.Ghostbusters continues to bomb at box office. ~ @peterkz #BlackLivesMatter Benefit show @TheSecondCity 100% proceeds go to #BLM #onenightonly ‏@chamblee54 how do you donate to #blm do they have a bank account? Is this *official* #blm or someone using the name to steal @peterkz sounds like someone hurt you boo boo sowwy! @chamblee54 In other words you don't know ~ @lex_looper If you're more outraged by poor people in #Milwaukee burning property than rich people on Wall Street robbing you daily, you are delusional ~ @extravaganster Fellow white ppl: If you don't understand destruction of property as an act of protest, then you have an abundance of privilege. ~ Black Lives Matter is ‘woke’ to old problems — but still sleeping on solutions ~ Shit and the Need for Data-Driven Standards ~ Scrotal Asymmetry in Man and in Ancient Sculpture, etc. ~ Don’t Shy Away From Discussing Difficult Topics Of Race And Equity At Work ~ Why Angry White Men Love Calling People “Cucks” ~ Two Years After Darren Wilson Killed Michael Brown, Police and the Media Need to Do Better ~ Police: Man running from police hit, killed by cars on interstate ~ I’m Offended By That and Your Privilege is Showing: The (Other) Inherent Problem with Poetry Slam. ~ The (Actual) Inherent Problem with Poetry Slam ~ 39 arrested in Chatham, Effingham child-sex sting ~ Becky with the Good Hair and White “Activism” Get Taken Down on Survivor’s Remorse ~ Is Neoliberalism Behind the Rise of Donald Trump? @chamblee54 article was mostly economics, & downplayed racial issues…the R word is the king of clickbait ~ @Fedup_Mom @EmoNegro1 Tell it! That’s what I fear most for the Obama girls. They’ve been so segregated from black folk they’re not prepared for racism. ~ Learning to Live With Changes to the English Language ~ Investigating the Meaning of the Gadsden Flag ~ The Great White Hype: No One Is Energizing the White Working Class, Not Even Donald Trump ~ 10 Signs You’re a Shaman & Don’t Know It ~ The Linguistic Turf Wars Over the Singular ‘They’ ~ EXCLUSIVE: ‘We ended up kissing and kissing led to other things’: Mother, 36, and son, 19, who fell in love when they met last year after she gave him up for adoption as a baby, say they’ll go to JAIL to defend their relationship ~ I’m a Judge and I Think Criminal Court Is Horrifying ~ racism clickbait The line is the blurb is from paragraph 14. It is about a judge, telling a defendent they can’t go to see a friend to eat beans and rice. ~ A 10-panel comic explores a subtle kind of racism many people of color experience. ~ Black people wait twice as long to vote as white people, a new study finds ~ poem ~ How Evangelicals are Losing an Entire Generation ~ RuPaul just gave the most politically pragmatic endorsement of Hillary Clinton` ~ Casanova Was Also a Grave Robber ~ Tim Smith ~ Man shot, killed inside metro Atlanta home ~ Tyreun Gaines, Antoine Coon ~ Jeremy Milbry ~ pictures for this preposterous waste of bandwidth today are from “The Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library”. ~ selah











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