November 29th, 2005


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I beta tested your girlfriend!

Needless to say it didn't go well. Everyone was pissed and the Indians
sulked around afterwards. Even though they had enjoyed the pumpkin pie,
they didn't even stay to try and find the afikomen.

"If it's so much trouble to cook dinner for us," the Indians said "Next
year, why not just make reservations some place?"

Well, the white men loved the idea of making reservations for the Indians.
It took a couple hundred years for the white man to get around to making all
of them, but soon they stretched across the country and they seemed to work
like a charm. Even the Indians admit dealing blackjack beats dancing to try
and make rain. Plus, they're all pretty numb from the boozing.

From my brother, who doesn't normally post things like this.

a lot has been said about how to prevent rape.
women should learn self-defense. women should lock themselves in their houses after dark. women shouldn't have long hair and women shouldn't wear short skirts. women shouldn't leave drinks unattended. fuck, they shouldn't dare to get drunk at all.

instead of that bullshit, how about:

if a woman is drunk, don't rape her.
if a woman is walking alone at night, don't rape her.
if a women is drugged and unconscious, don't rape her.
if a woman is wearing a short skirt, don't rape her.
if a woman is jogging in a park at 5 am, don't rape her.
if a woman looks like your ex-girlfriend you're still hung up on, don't rape her.
if a woman is asleep in her bed, don't rape her.
if a woman is asleep in your bed, don't rape her.
if a woman is doing her laundry, don't rape her.
if a woman is in a coma, don't rape her.
if a woman changes her mind in the middle of or about a particular activity, don't rape her.
if a woman has repeatedly refused a certain activity, don't rape her.

if a woman is not yet a woman, but a child, don't rape her.
if your girlfriend or wife is not in the mood, don't rape her.
if your step-daughter is watching tv, don't rape her.
if you break into a house and find a woman there, don't rape her.
if your friend thinks it's okay to rape someone, tell him it's not, and that he's not your friend.

if your "friend" tells you he raped someone, report him to the police.
if your frat-brother or another guy at the party tells you there's an unconscious woman upstairs and it's your turn, don't rape her, call the police and tell the guy he's a rapist.

tell your sons, god-sons, nephews, grandsons, sons of friends it's not okay to rape someone.

don't tell your women friends how to be safe and avoid rape.
don't imply that she could have avoided it if she'd only done/not done x.
don't imply that it's in any way her fault.
don't let silence imply agreement when someone tells you he "got some" with the drunk girl.
don't perpetuate a culture that tells you that you have no control over or responsibility for your actions. You can, too, help yourself.

If you agree, repost it. It's that important.
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[20:09] *** dixi[busy] is now known as dixi[away]
[20:09] <dixi[away]> Gonna grab dindin. :) Back in a bit.
[20:09] <dixi[away]> Don't do anything I'd do.
[20:10] <Val[K]ano> die?

[02:12] <czar> Grrr Why don't you leave RSC ?! We are tired of having a battle with you and seeing your face on Enemy Scans
[02:12] <czar> :-P
[02:16] <Val|bbl> so are we m8 so are we :P

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[21:08] <Godofwine[B]> He drank the drink...He hasn;t drunk the drink yet
[21:09] <Godofwine[B]> tense is subtly different
[21:09] <Godofwine[B]> though if it wasn;t this time, i'd try and m,ake more sense
[21:09] <dixi[K]> :P
[21:09] <dixi[K]> if it weren't
[21:09] <dixi[K]> subjunctive ;)
[21:10] <Godofwine[B]> i hate you
[21:10] <Guderian[K]> Heh
[21:10] <Godofwine[B]> :|
[21:11] <dixi[K]> but i love you