Time is not just relative, it gives a whole new perspective of things that wasn't there. Think of it as an ultimate test to determine whether stuff is legit or not. And while some things remain unchanged, like the world still hailing Keanu Reeves, others turn sour, like an acidic vinegar you’d never, ever dare to call wine.

This phenomenon is known as poorly aged things, which means they not only didn’t get better over time, they got way worse to the point of passing cringe or meeting regrets. So in order to see some of the best of the worst real-life examples, we took a visit to the “Poorly Aged Things” Twitter account that does precisely what it says: “showcases poorly-aged things and blinx.”

With 719.9K followers and counting, it offers some of the most remarkable examples of feeling remorse over something you were honestly proud of before. How did this 180° change happen? I told you, it’s all time’s fault.

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No.
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1 month ago

well, they were right about one thing

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Indra Servo
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1 month ago

It's started from a gorilla's death

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rosid rukmana
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1 month ago

Oh well....

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Part of the beauty (and the horror!) of the world we live in is that things are for the most part unforeseeable. I mean, nobody would have believed you if, back in 2018, you told us there was the greatest pandemic in modern history right around the corner that would forever change our lives as we were used to. But on 31 December 2019 (it’s hard to believe it was two years ago!) the coronavirus was first reported from Wuhan, China, from which it rapidly spread around the globe.

But what if we could have known it prior to the outbreak actually happening? Could we have changed the debilitating course of events that followed? The question may never have answers, but we can have a look at what it takes to make predictions about the future, and how accurate they actually are.

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No.
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1 month ago

but a new disease apeared out of nowhere and destroyed world peace

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Joran Quinten
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1 month ago

Isn't that the guy who invented some sorry of detective?

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Bellatrix Lestrange
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1 month ago

This has to be fake. I mean it's so accurate.

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If you've never heard of superforecasting, it’s the practice of prediction that covers everything from whether a currency will become stronger, one country will invade another, or there will be civil unrest in a city. Superforecasters calculate the probability of something happening and then adjust that as circumstances change. In this way, they’re able to come up with consistent predictions.

But it’s much more complex than that. According to Bloomberg, superforecasters did not accurately predict Brexit, putting the chances of a Leave vote at 23% in June 2016—the month of the referendum. Their predicted figure had been higher a few months previously but they had adjusted the likelihood downwards, reports the BBC.

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Michele Ferretto
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1 month ago

I look forward for the day in which "millions give up on" Daily Mail.

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MauKini
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1 month ago

Hahahaha.. God, they were so wrong!

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Michele Ferretto
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1 month ago

Sure!

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Being a superforecaster entails one quintessential personality trait, which is superior analytic ability. Philip Tetlock, the Leonore Annenberg University Professor in Democracy and Citizenship at the University of Pennsylvania, identified many people who could be turned into “superforecasters”—people whose analytic ability is considerably better than random people (or who, in financial analyst terms, “beat the market”).

It doesn’t mean trusting your gut is all there is, since analysts have to do many other things besides just forecast, but it surely helps, Philip argues. Other personality traits for a superforecaster include being intelligent, playing games and solving puzzles, being able to pragmatically use other people’s ideas, and being open-minded to new data which shows up.

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MauKini
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1 month ago

Ouch.. and its not too long ago.

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I I
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1 month ago

So two impeachments must be really deplorable

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James016
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1 month ago

Ooof.

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Lauren Caswell
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1 month ago

Well aged, methinks tho?

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James016
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1 month ago

I have a sore hand from all the faceplaming

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LesAnimaux
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1 month ago

I wanna know what problems this person had in mind

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MauKini
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1 month ago

Ouch!

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Michele Ferretto
Community Member
1 month ago

Same things have been always said for disruptive innovations in history.

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Indra Servo
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1 month ago

"Shut up, man"

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Stephanie Did It
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1 month ago

It almost sounds like the badly translated Engrish seen in product manuals.

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Vicky Z
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1 month ago

Both comments didn't age well!

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James016
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1 month ago

Define the word "loved" in this context

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Indra Servo
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1 month ago

"bEcauSe tHEy NoT edUCatiOnAL", what's this lady smoking??

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MauKini
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1 month ago

oh.. this must hurt forever!

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Michele Ferretto
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1 month ago

Sad thing is that there are some doctors still smoking nowadays...

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No.
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1 month ago

yep. That's pretty accurate

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Some Cool Guy
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1 month ago

One more time

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Vicky Z
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1 month ago

Oh the irony

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MauKini
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1 month ago

Poor Harambe. He was unique.

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Michele Ferretto
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1 month ago

I had to Google who's this one.

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James016
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1 month ago

Which April?

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Indra Servo
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1 month ago

it'll topple over if there are no intervention. They heavily stabilized it starting from 90s

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Mr Red
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1 month ago

We are getting over it right now

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Julie C Rose
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1 month ago

Technically true - he didn’t say “not one s**t-smeared government building”.

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James016
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1 month ago

Stonks!

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Roger Haywood
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1 month ago

I'm not a Harry Potter fan, but even I think this is a bit cruel.

Julie C Rose
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1 month ago

They’re talking about her popularity - she could have still had a good reputation but she had to run her mouth about trans people when nobody asked her.

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Frankenfrog
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1 month ago

Nah, f**k off with this. She had a valid point but was completely obliterated by obnoxious LGBTQ+ extremists who only have one narrative and when your opinion doesn't fit perfectly with that, you're automatically labeled a trans phobe

Joe Dad
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1 month ago

I agree. It's sad how we cannot have a differing opinion without being crucified. Rowling does not hate trans people at all.

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Snailssssssss !!!
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1 month ago (edited)

I really don't care if I get down voted, but I know I will. Jk Rowling is not transphobic. I've seen her tweets. I'm not saying that all trans people are like this, and most trans people are wonderful and inspiring people. Sometimes, but very, very rarely men say that they are woman to get into woman's mental hospitals and refugee camps and do horrible things to them. I'm a massive supporter of trans people, but I believe that Jk Rowling is not homophobic. Down vote me because I don't care. Have an amazing day to whoever is reading this 🤩

Joe Dad
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1 month ago

I agree with you. Also, I am a gay man and I do not think Rowling deserves this much hatred by the LGBT community.

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max martin (they/them)
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1 month ago

this is really difficult for me. i grew up on her books when i was younger but identifying as trans i won't let myself support her and her comments. i love the books but just because she wrote good books doesn't mean she can use her platform to spread hate

Mary Veltri
Community Member
1 month ago

She's a smart woman who knows she shouldn't share her horrible thoughts if she wants to stay popular. Her fans are the first generation to come out so freely as trans

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Toko Danganronpa
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1 month ago

Say it with me! Trans women are women and trans men are men!

OhBlahDi OhBlahDa
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1 month ago

Trans women are women. Trans men are men. Cis women have different life experiences to trans women and vice versa. Trans men have different life experiences to cis men and vice versa. And that's OK, because people's life journeys are different. No one's experience is more "valid" or "authentic" than anyone else's. There is no gatekeeper of "womanhood" or "manhood". I don't understand why this has to be a fight. Let love rule.

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Orange Juice
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1 month ago

She makes a few comments about a controversial topic, and suddenly, everyone goes berserk. I will not say whether I support trans or not, because that is not the point. People are mad at her for expressing an opinion, and they always will be because people are always desperate for a reason for anger, drama, and pettiness. However, refusing to read a book because the author has different views is foolish. The books are great, whether the author is popular or not. We can't just cancel culture because we don't like it.

Anna Banana
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1 month ago

We can, because we can all choose which values are important to us. For some it's not a big deal, but for others it's a dealbreaker, and they have the right to their feelings - and subsequent actions. I'm in my 30s so I don't particularly care about Harry Potter anymore, but I've stopped watching things with known sexual predators on cast because I don't feel comfortable. I can't get immersed and I don't take any joy from it anymore - so why should I keep watching? Because I would be called "foolish" otherwise?

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Anirudh Sharma
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1 month ago

She didn't say anything wrong. And she wrote a wonderful book series. Aged fine as per me.

Aurelia!
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1 month ago

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I agree, she wrote a wonderful book series. But she definitely DID say something wrong. Also, let me restate, this is NOT about her looks.

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Monilip
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1 month ago

Yeah, when she was saying (but not writing in books) about Dumbledore being gay everyone was so Happy about her speaking up. But as soon as she started protecting women from men-who-think-are-women she's bad. Fortunatly for her, she's rich enough so she does not care in either case and she's just true to herself, not popular opinion

OhBlahDi OhBlahDa
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1 month ago

Trans women are women. Trans men are men. Cis women have different life experiences to trans women and vice versa. Trans men have different life experiences to cis men and vice versa. And that's OK, because people's life journeys are different. No one's experience is more "valid" or "authentic" than anyone else's. There is no gatekeeper of "womanhood" or "manhood". I don't understand why this has to be a fight. Let love rule.

Alex Mont
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1 month ago

This one doesnt seem to fit in this category.

Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
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1 month ago

Alex, they are specifically referring to the very questionable comments and Tweets that J.K Rowling made about trans women. You can read more about it online.

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Sam Cook
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1 month ago

I still stand with her. It’s really stupid to hate all over her.

leviathan greene
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1 month ago

you stand with what she said about trans and non-bianary people?

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Dee Tag
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1 month ago

She looks amazing!

Rabite
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1 month ago

Yeah because threatening women with rape and death because they don't want to be called menstruators is going to age well, right?

Ojberretta Berretta
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1 month ago

so if you call a biological man with a full beard a man you should lose ur job....interesting

Celtic Pirate Queen
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1 month ago

Yeah - as she's laughing counting her billions.

Bitemabum
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1 month ago

Ffsake.live and let live people.we are all Jock Tamsons bairns! xxx

Kitti B.
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1 month ago

I still support her and she is just a victim of oversensitive people on Twitter.

Daphne Williams
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1 month ago

You mean trans people and their allies? That's what you mean, right?

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Celeste Grant
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1 month ago

I love her books. A very talented writer, who has given millions to charity.

MAL
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1 month ago

It's her politics they're referring to, not her age. She's a TERF.

Cheryl Forbes
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3 weeks ago

She, like everyone else who is racist, has to take her lumps if she wants to speak out.

Jarin Sadia Zoya
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1 month ago

People still worship her and her works... So it isnt relevant

Thomas Turnbull
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1 month ago (edited)

Totally false apart from some idiots who think your sex can be changed physically but it can only be changed mentally. I think having £500,000,000 will cushion any problems she has.

naimah yianni
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1 month ago

She´s probably worth more money than all the people who disagree with her put together

Hugo A-niro
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1 month ago

Lady you made your money just go home and stfu

Jen A-Ben
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1 month ago

JK Rowling spews anti-trans bullshit.

Becky Moore
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1 month ago

I'm sure her millions of £££s will comfort her

Katherine Boag
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1 month ago

Trans women are women. JK needs to stop using her harry potter fortune to persecute them.

Frankenfrog
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1 month ago

Give it a f*****g rest. Do you get paid to be offended? She's allowed an opinion and a very valid one. Biological women's history mustn't be erased because trans women exists.

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Rick
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1 month ago

Loving JK Rowling! I don’t get this one. Her sales are still skyrocketing through the roof.

Confused Flamingo
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1 month ago

She made transphobic comments- its not about her work ig

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Queen T
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1 month ago

Umm.... what the actual f**k?

Shelley Kapach
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1 month ago

Lol😝

Emerald
Community Member
1 month ago (edited)

This is true. I love Harry Potter, I grew up on it, but J.K. Rowling? No.

Saico Hipe
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1 month ago

F*ck that TERF, hope she chokes on her billion$

Sanne H.
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1 month ago (edited)

So, to summarize the general opinion of the Pandas here: If people feel insecure because they are very tall, with freckles, red haired, grey haired, old, fat, have a missing limb or are born with both genitals, we’re all pro body positivity: embrace your body and accept it as a part of who you are. But if people feel insecure about their sex (or in rare cases even their species) most Panda’s are suddenly pro body change. This doesn’t sound very consistent to me.

Daphne Williams
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1 month ago

Trans people aren't "insecure" about their sex. Stop.

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Cafesinner
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1 month ago

Hahahaha best one

Yelena Yardeen
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1 month ago

Daaaaaaamn

Keyy
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1 month ago

this is why the world is how it is today all soft and this cancel culture bullshit .. yall dont know what freedom of speech means .. YOU CAN SAY ANYTHING YOU WANT WHEN YOU HAVE THE FREEDOM TO SPEAK .. but you WILL be held accountable for watchu say ..

Bender Bending Rodríguez
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1 month ago

"but you WILL be held accountable for watchu say" of course you will be held accountable. What if someone came up to you and said your mother is a whore are you not going to held that person accountable? Or are you going to chalk it up to other person using freedom of speech?

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is it bad that i had to read the comments to figure out who this person was?

anton
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1 month ago

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The new mainstream morality is deadful. Don't like it. I'm not a republican, but f**k off all that political correctness.

Satirical Duchess
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1 month ago

when you say "political correctness" do you mean.... not saying slurs? because if you can't live without saying slurs... then you're kind of a twat.

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Rose Golden
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She's a homophobic, transphobic b****h.

Joe Dad
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1 month ago

and you are extremely bitter and hateful

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1 month ago

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Shut the f**k up. Harry potter is better than you and j.k. Rowling is an amazing writer.

Aurelia!
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1 month ago

Amazing writer, yes. Hateful towards trans people, also yes.

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1 month ago

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This thread is excellent clickbait, that will yield the website a goodly amount of ad revenue! AND raise your blood cortisol levels! Bonus!

Russian Otaku
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1 month ago

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Going by comments from retarded brainless uneducated people who dont know jack s**t about biology it's now made aware to me what a saint the woman is in certain ways

Mary Veltri
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1 month ago

Don't say retarded. Not cool

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grey galah
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this isn't nice and tends towards the misconception that only young women are beautiful.

I want cake
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1 month ago

For the last time, it's not about her bloody age! Read the blimming comments before jumping to conclusions

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