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I’m Begging You, Let’s Come to a Consensus on the Thumbs Up Emoji

A year in isolation has ripped a hole in the fabric of text communication. 👎

Culture

This Is Beneath You Paddington

You don't have to do shabby April Fools content!

Bad Online
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Paddington Bear eats marmalade!

What If We Didn’t Do the Henry Kissinger Thing Every Time?

What if we all just pretended that Kissinger wasn't here anymore?

The Discourse

Lil Nas X Is Playing Christian Nutjobs Like a Fiddle

He has created a piece of art that has also made right-wing Christians pissed as hell.

Culture
A scene from Lil Nas X's "MONTERO" music video where he's laying in the Garden of Eden and a snake is leaning over him

The Bears and Me

My maddening, thrilling, terrifying journey through the ursine universe.

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Old Things Are Old! That Includes You!

The Discourse
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Jeanne Calmet, the world's oldest person

I Love Boat

Bad when boat is stuck

The Discourse
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The Year In Discourse Blog: Nonsense

Including special unlocked posts from behind our paywall!

Discourse Blog Birthday Week
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How Is It a Year Already

365 days of this.

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COVID anniversary

Here’s a ‘Fun’ Anecdote About Our Healthcare System

What not to say to someone with a heart condition.

Healthcare
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How Much Should the Tooth Fairy Give Kids These Days?

Help us answer this important question.

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I Got Vaccinated LMAO

I have....a lot of feelings about it.

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Pandemic Life: I Got Very Into Tennis

I've invented a new type of guy.

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Discourses With: Lux Magazine’s Cora Currier on Socialist Feminism

'We want the ability to learn to live a good life, and we want to be unapologetic in those demands.'

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This Story of Billionaires Living in the Skyscraper From Hell Is a Pure Delight

The mega-rich have created an environment where the little injustices of daily life suddenly creep back in.

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In No World Did I Need to Know Mr. Bean’s Thoughts on Cancel Culture

'Mr. Bean weighs in on cancel culture': a real thing that now exists!

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The Things That Got Us Through 2020

This year was awful. Here are just a few of the things that made it more bearable.

Culture
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Let the Year End Before You Do Year-End Lists

A modest proposal for the 'year-after' list.

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The Journey Continues

What Discourse Blog did in 2020, what we're hoping to do in 2021, and why we would love your support.

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There’s Nowhere to Go but Up

The days have been getting shorter and shorter for months. This is where it ends.

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