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mattadore:
@gadget I was saying you nailed it with your comment previous to "Nailed it!" If that's clear... The one about competition = inflation. Very succinct. Especially after my meandering paragraphs about Marx and Greek art... For someone who hates communication, you're pretty good at it...
gadget:
Kind of a necessity in life I've learned. The truth is, we are living in the age of Idiocracy. If you can make your point in a succinct and articulate way, people are that desperate and dumb, and to them it sounds like you know what the fuck you're talking about, so they follow. When I was a kid I used to think that adults had it together and knew what they were doing. Then I grew up. I had to face the shit show of reality. I had to come to terms with the fact that I wasn't going to be able to sit back and let someone else drive like I had grown up thinking. Cause these motherfuckers? OMG. just NO. #RESIST
gadget:
I feel like I've been voicing the same opinion all over the site. The long and short of it is, I have no judgement towards anyone who wants to use it, but it's not for me. I'm also extremely put off by the fact that I have no choice in any of this. Even back in the day when we had a place in our profile to list a wish list, you weren't REQUIRED to list one. Why am I now REQUIRED to accept tips at a kickback of 20% to SG without a choice?
budoviking:
I couldn't agree more. I've been around this joint since 2003. It isn't even a shadow of the community it once was.  Its all about making the $s now.  Corporate BS.

First off, I don't know if "inspiration" is the right word. It's more like compulsion. At its most extreme, a kind of expulsive urgency...

You know that feeling when you've got food poisoning, or a gastrointestinal bug, and you're not quite ready to throw up, but you know it's coming...? That's how it starts. There's something in me...
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