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Intolerance to Introversion
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RE: Intolerance to Introversion

one of my Muslim friends doesn't get that "white culture" in the US kind of doesnt exist. there is a ton of variety in religion, political attitudes, and part of being American seems to be being whatever you want and saying what you want.

he keeps acting like I am somehow both part of a minority and majority culture. i never really feel like either though because i just dont read into those things maybe.

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Eh, ethnicity is kind of a load of shit to be honest.

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RE: Intolerance to Introversion

uh... mac and cheese.... Chilli....

all i can think of is food and various occassions when different food is eaten

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I wonder what an autistic country would look like.

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(03-27-2017 03:40 AM)Hansgrohe Wrote:  I wonder what an autistic country would look like.

I'd be king.

their pee should hv been shot out like a ki blast breaking the rocks

oh and also No one has any rights. We're free, rights create invisible restrictions. But we live in a society where the majority accepts rights to be true.
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I'd probably turn it into a 1980s Latin American dictatorship.

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