Here is my summary of Lenin's Imperialism. It consists of a short summary followed by a chapter by chapter overview of the whole piece. (repost from radtown)
billionaires aren’t giving away their wealth when they spend it on “charity”. if they actually gave it away they would cease to control it, but they ensure that will never happen thru trusts and financial instruments. no - they are spending money on social control, and as a side benefit they get millions of useful idiots crowing about how they’re the most wonderful people in history for it.
While accelerating your blade faster than the speed of light, always make sure to wear proper PPE!
something that you poeple need to realize is that no matter what the content of the cw is, it's incredibly funny when the cw is like, a paragraph, and then the thing it's cw'ing is like, a sentence. there's just an incredible comedic tension between an extremely long CW, and a very short post
I DO know what to do when you pray in space, which is you pray towards where Mecca *was* before you took off. but not sure what to do if I get Isekai'd
I can ask if other human beings feel love, on the basis that I'll never know what it feels like to be them, but that doesn't make the question any less creepy for me to be asking
listen, i know i should know about job markets and which ones and growing and which aren't but
it doesn't make me feel good to be told my major isn't "profitable" and that i need to be "smart" (i.e., think like a capitalist) if i want to pursue it cause money
i know i live in a capitalist country and all but way to knock the fucking wind from my sails
@TapiocaPearl also we're pretty clearly at or very close to a processing plateau imo. i really think it will take quite some time for a recent graphics card, for example, to stop being able to run games. the part might literally wear out and reach the end of its lifespan before it becomes outdated
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