In case you guys didn’t know
I thought that image looked doctored…
so I accidentally made this and it is now my headcanon for the Mirthful Messiahs forever
YOU DON’T UNDERSTAND HOW MUCH I NEED THIS
PLEASE SOMEONE TELL ME HOW TO GET THIS AS AN MP3
ITS LIKE SKELTONS ARE DANCING IN Y BRAINS
this is NOT WHAT I WAS EXPECTING
but wow. yes please.
being interrupted mid sentence
everybody fucking cut it out ok
Except the view of the average misogynist is accurate.
…How do you know this?Is it just because it’s ‘common knowledge’ that “the average misogynist is a disgusting neckbeard”?
Look, this idea is actually pretty dangerous to women as a class. People already brush off rapist men because “oh but he’s such a nice boy,” “but he’s such a funny guy,” spreading the meme that the “average misogynist” is fat and ill-groomed and is embarrassing in public
(and therefore will illicit disgust, hahahaha visceral disgust correlates with evil, this is totally not encouraging forms of bigotry that use disgust at “ugliness” to self-propagate, this is totally enlightened and progressive and not a horrifyingly medieval take on “how to tell someone is evil”)only HELPS TO HIDE the majority of misogynists, most of whom are already very good at using manipulative and abusive tactics to hide their worst qualities from society at large.
This kind of idea makes it harder to recognize that yes, that hilarious director, that actor or musician with the winning smile, really did do those horrible things.
And before anyone says it, yes I am a fucking girl. I’ve even had a guy who was, in fact, a literal brony-slash-anime-fanboy creep on me in college, getting weirdly personal-friendly with me and showing me his “waifus” when I only wanted to express a mutual interest in pastel horse worldbuilding. (Though, for accuracy’s sake, he looked more like this guy than like this guy.) But I think it’s scarier is I could have a conversation with a totally “normal” guy right afterwards, and have absolutely no idea if they saw me as a person, a vaguely sentient subhuman, or a piece of fucking meat. The socially-awkward nerd-subculture types are easy targets, but they’re not the root of misogyny, nor the most common or insidious vectors of it.
[This is in addition to, not as a replacement of, Roachpatrol’s original point, which is that it’s pretty shitty to say your idealogical enemies are ugly and loathesome-looking in order to make them them more hatable, especially whenever you rely on fatphobia to do so. You are basically saying “there is a positive correlation between being fat/ugly and being a horrible person” and that’s…messed up? I thought more people recognized this was messed up?]
Thanks, dude, this is a great take-down. Cruelty is insidious and utterly self-defeating to an equality movement—you go after the wrong targets, you start doing the easy thing instead of the right one. It’s fucked up. It’ll fuck you up. You have to keep in mind that even your enemies are people.
Blake Burn Belladonna
Blake Belladonna & Sun Wukong puns- Requested by anonymous
gET FUCKING WRE C KED
TH ISI S PERFECT O H MY G OD
DO NOT MARKET YOUR COMMISSIONS AS HOMESTUCK/TROLL/ANYTHING HOMESTUCK RELATED.
This is against the license agreement of MSPA and is illegal.
You can only sell “A two-dimensional one-time commission” of a character, concept, or property of the MSPA website. You CANNOT advertise you skills as being “homestuck” or “troll” skills. However, you CAN draw something like that if they ASK for it. You CANNOT make homestuck items for sale like horns or toys or what have you, but plausibly you could sell your time making something with the intent of being used in a cosplay as long as you are not advertising you skills as homestuck.
On that note: EDITING OR TRACING MSPA ARTWORK FOR SALE IS TOTALLY NOT OKAY. That’s art theft. An artist made that and you are editing it and calling it yours. DO NOT DO THAT. No feastings pixels, no hero modes that you didn’t draw yourself, no sprite edits. You can EMULATE a style but do not DIRECTLY COPY IT. USING BASES FOR COMMISSIONS IS TECHNICALLY ART THEFT UNLESS YOU HAVE PERMISSION FROM THE ARTIST.
Be safe with how you sell, be legal. You’re running a business, and you don’t wanna get in trouble.
THIS WAS SUCH A GREAT JOKE