simone de beauvoir was ridiculously smarter than sartre and camus combined but she kept hanging out with them because she liked that dick and honestly who can really blame her

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de beauvoir: we cant justify the status of women by appealing to biology because humans construct value systems around biological facts

camus: uhhhh what if you killed a foreigner for no reason. would that be wrong. have you ever thought about that

sartre: im sad

@dankwraith that revelation from de beauvoir is what made me realize i'm a trans woman. i was just reading her work, and then i looked up and was like: "oh! shit."

@showerpickles @dankwraith

the second sex is amazing tbh

modern gender theory is like that with a little frosting on top tbh

@dankwraith my friend did her thesis on beauvoir and Apparently in her deep diving she found evidence that sartre took a lot of her ideas from letters and conversations they had
and I was like

yeah that checks out

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