I will not cry at Octodad: Dadliest Catch, who cries at things like that
like so what if Octodad reads like a giant allegory for impostor syndrome/social anxiety/personal shame, and this ridiculous octopus in a suit is terrified that the family he loves will abandon him and leave him all alone if…
““Do what you love” disguises the fact that being able to choose a career primarily for personal reward is a privilege, a sign of socioeconomic class. Even if a self-employed graphic designer had parents who could pay for art school and co-sign a lease for a slick Brooklyn apartment, she can bestow DWYL as career advice upon those covetous of her success.
US Customs and Border Patrol agents can detain American citizens for hours and seize laptops and phones without evidence or suspicion of wrongdoing. This has happened to a number of journalists, and press advocates worry that the frequency of these incidents is increasing.
On The Media did a show about the unaccountability and unchecked abuses of power by the border patrol. It will make your blood boil, and cause you to seriously question how “free” Americans really are.
“Forget stardust—you are iron. Your blood is nothing but ferrous liquid. When you bleed, you reek of rust. It is iron that fills your heart and sits in your veins. And what is iron, really, unless it’s forged?