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    We should probably start cloning all the important and talented people like Michael Phelps, Michael Jackson, and Bill Gates.
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    Quote Originally Posted by cascadeco View Post
    Just watched The Crucible, thought it was a very good movie about the Salem witch trials. Very disturbing though, people en mass and how completely insane people can become. I was thinking the modern day version is much of social media and politics, tbh.
    We read this/did a unit on it when I was a Junior in high school and I really enjoyed it. It's a fascinating story, and also an immensely frustrating one. Apparently it was written as a vent/analogy to world politics at the time (I don't remember the details anymore). This book is one of the reasons why when I see people get very paranoid in a group I start to .
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    I just laughed hard enough at something completely pointless that I couldn't even breath... like laughing for 10 fucking minutes straight without being able to stop


    and it's McCarthyism and the general atmosphere of the times that you're looking for there @Hard
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    Quote Originally Posted by miss fortune View Post
    I just laughed hard enough at something completely pointless that I couldn't even breath... like laughing for 10 fucking minutes straight without being able to stop


    and it's McCarthyism and the general atmosphere of the times that you're looking for there @Hard
    I love moments like that! They can be oddly concerning, but they feel damn good .

    Though I don't quite follow what you're referring to with me (I think I do though?).
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hard View Post
    I love moments like that! They can be oddly concerning, but they feel damn good .

    Though I don't quite follow what you're referring to with me (I think I do though?).
    giving you an answer to the The Crucible question


    and seriously... I couldn't even breath because I COULDN'T STOP LAUGHING... I think that everyone does that once or twice a year, like their brain breaks and something rather mundane becomes the funniest thing in the history of all funny things and they laugh and laugh and laugh
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    Holy Fack! I just HAVE to get my ass on vent. Look how many peeps there are. I just HAD to go for a bike ride...
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    Quote Originally Posted by miss fortune View Post
    giving you an answer to the The Crucible question


    and seriously... I couldn't even breath because I COULDN'T STOP LAUGHING... I think that everyone does that once or twice a year, like their brain breaks and something rather mundane becomes the funniest thing in the history of all funny things and they laugh and laugh and laugh
    Ah! Yeah I'd say so. The thing that got to me the most is that I just wanted to go in there and make all the crazy people stop being crazy, and make the liars stop lying. It was this vicious feedback loop that none one could just strong arm into stopping and it pissed me off SO bad. Not to mention the social constraints of such a religious society pisses me off A LOT. It's essentially no different than me getting pissed at something over the fact that I can't do something to solve it.

    I totally agree. I remember one time I completely lost my shit over the mental image of my friend using a ride-on floor buffer, fell asleep while riding it, and crashed into a wall (it was from a story he told me). Essentially things that will make me lose my shit are the types of things you'd see on america's funniest home videos . It's a pleasent brain fart!

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