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PEBKAC - Wiktionary
purportedly deployed in a kind way by metafilter mod
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april 2018 by cluebucket
Kitchen sink realism - Wikipedia
aka all those films that made me buy a Film Forum membership.
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april 2018 by cluebucket
Defenestration - Wikipedia
comes from the New Latin de- (out of or away from) and fenestra (window or opening).
wiki  wikipedia  defenestration  definition  prague  history  1610s  1410s  window  war 
february 2018 by cluebucket
Anomie - Wikipedia
"Contact is no longer sufficient. The producer can no longer embrace the market at a glance, nor even in thought. He can no longer see its limits, since it is, so to speak limitless. Accordingly, production becomes unbridled and unregulated"

this was open on my phone for like 7 months (in case'at means anything)
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october 2017 by cluebucket
Déjà vu
OMG that thing where in a dream you see heretofore-unseen places/things is called "déjà rêvé" HOLY CRAP FINALLY I KNOW IT

~somethin' like a phenom-enon~
wiki  wikipedia  definition  french  prediction  psychic  psychology  memory  cognition  dream  phenomenon 
october 2017 by cluebucket
The Authoritarian Personality - Wikipedia
The "F" Scale (pre-Fascist):
- Conventionalism: Adherence to conventional values.
- Authoritarian Submission: Towards ingroup authority figures.
- Authoritarian Aggression: Against people who violate conventional values.
- Anti-Intraception: Opposition to subjectivity and imagination.
- Superstition and Stereotypy: Belief in individual fate; thinking in rigid categories.
- Power and Toughness: Concerned with submission and domination; assertion of strength.
- Destructiveness and Cynicism: hostility against human nature.
- Projectivity: Perception of the world as dangerous; tendency to project unconscious impulses.
- Sex: Overly concerned with modern sexual practices.
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april 2017 by cluebucket
Shibui - Wikipedia
Shibui (渋い) (adjective), shibumi (渋み) (noun), or shibusa (渋さ) (noun)
shibui  phrase  word  definition  wiki  japanese  design  beauty  history 
march 2017 by cluebucket
Duck's ass - Wikipedia
"This article possibly contains original research."
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march 2017 by cluebucket
A woman's lowly place in Japan, mirrored in its language | The Japan Times
女(おんな) woman
奴隷(どれい) slave
姦しい(かしましい) noisy
姦する(かんする) to rape, seduce, assault
嬲り殺し(なぶりごろし) death by torture
嫉む(そねむ) jealousy
女性的(じょせいてき) woman-like
男勝り(おとこまさり) man-surpasser
女以下(おんないか) worse than a woman
良妻賢母(りょうさいけんぼ) good wives & wise mothers
花嫁修業(はなよめしゅぎょう) bridal training
永久就職(えいきゅうしゅうしょく) eternal employment (marital duties)
玉の輿に乗る(たまのこしにのる) marrying a man far richer than oneself
石女(うまずめ) stone woman
畜生腹(ちくしょうばら) beast womb


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february 2017 by cluebucket
Twitter @ElayneBoosler
Fake news is propaganda.
The powerful demanding apologies from artists is censorship.
Business dealings while in office are corruption.
Threatening protesters and petitioners is authoritarianism.
Declaring a minority an internal enemy and calling for militarized unity is fascism.
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january 2017 by cluebucket
Ichi-go ichi-e - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"The 1994 movie Forrest Gump was released in Japan with this term in the subtitle as Forrest Gump/Ichi-go Ichi-e"
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january 2016 by cluebucket
Just asking questions - RationalWiki
"a way of attempting to make wild accusations acceptable (and hopefully not legally actionable) by framing them as questions rather than statements."

"JAQing off" -- lol!  wiki  ration  logic  argument  question  jaq  rhetoric  definition  technique  speech  debate  truther  truth 
december 2015 by cluebucket
Anomie - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"A 'condition in which society provides little moral guidance to individuals'. It is the breakdown of social bonds between an individual and the community e.g. if under unruly scenarios resulting in fragmentation of social identity and rejection of self-regulatory values."

"He believed that anomie is common when the surrounding society has undergone significant changes in its economic fortunes, whether for better or for worse and, more generally, when there is a significant discrepancy between the ideological theories and values commonly professed and what was actually achievable in everyday life."
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october 2015 by cluebucket
Japanese bondage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
one of the first gatherings where I met a lot of my future friends in Osaka turned out to be a bondage show in a pizza place!

the voice(s) in this wiki are kinda lol
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january 2015 by cluebucket
Weltschmerz - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"the kind of feeling experienced by someone who understands that physical reality can never satisfy the demands of the mind."
See also: Acedia, Angst, Dukkha, Lacrimae rerum, Mal du siècle, Mean world syndrome, Melancholia, Mono no aware, Nihilism, Pathos, Saudade, Sehnsucht, Social alienation, Sturm und Drang, Suffering, Theory of mind, World view
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october 2014 by cluebucket
あぶらむしとは - 大阪弁 Weblio辞書
aburamushi (cockroach, aphid, parasite, etc) -- but also in Osaka dialect, according to Rikaichan, "hanger-on; visitor to a red-light district who's only there to look"
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august 2014 by cluebucket
Somebody Else's Problem - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"a psychological effect where individuals/populations of individuals choose to dissociate themselves from an issue that may be in critical need of recognition." yerrp

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september 2013 by cluebucket
Untitled (
"the act of buying books and not reading them, leaving them to pile up": tsundoku
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may 2013 by cluebucket
Ideophone - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Ideophones evoke sensory events. Reduplication figures quite prominently in ideophones, often conveying a sense of repetition or plurality present in the evoked event."
fuckin love ideophones.
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september 2012 by cluebucket
The Official Guide to Legitimate Rape
"If you're unfamiliar with the exciting concept that your uterus can pick and choose between various kinds of rape, don't fret. We have just the guide for you:
Non-Pregnancy Rape
Bad Weather Rape
Politico Rape
Forcible Rape and/or Assault Rape
Marriage Rape, aka "JK LOL Doesn't Happen!" Rape
"Rape" Rape
Gray Rape
Date Rape
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august 2012 by cluebucket
2典Plus 2ちゃんねる用語サイト
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june 2012 by cluebucket
The frothy mix of lube and fecal matter that is sometimes the byproduct of anal sex.
now more than ever.
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january 2012 by cluebucket

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