we are all trapped in limbo.
Sesame Street, a show created for public access television to help kids from low-income families learn to read and write, is being put being a paywall which will prevent the kids who most need it from accessing it.
The past 50 seasons are also included in that so they can't be streamed anywhere else.
Pirate Sesame Street.
Hmmm wait a second does English also have the same thing with transitive and intransitive verbs but I've just never noticed because it's some native speaker / subconscious thing??? Hmmm
oh oops it was yesterday (sept 30) lol
an article from funimation about a translator's trip to an ainu museum so that golden kamuy could be translated to english and still keep its ainu aspects - https://twitter.com/FUNimation/status/1178708611893256192
happy international translation day!
quietly drops all the english fsyy/英语封神演义 scans to my dropbox - https://flyingcookierambles.tumblr.com/post/187790072565/%E5%B0%81%E7%A5%9E%E6%BC%94%E4%B9%89fengshen-yanyiinvestiture-of-the-gods-table
instance block recommendation
nordenmedia.com is a peertube instance that ”champions free speech, individual liberty and the free flow of information online”. There are many videos promoting nazism, antisemitism etc.
i need to relearn chinese so i can be on weibo more for spicy hot donghua memes lol
i didnt know how to write popular or got a ton of money in the box office so i just took a really really long way around and instead wrote “这个很好好！所以我不惊喜。看了在微博和Twitter哪吒是#1中国的动画电影，做了很多元。“
it just. made a lot of money. sounds about right. so eloquent lmao i need to rejoin a chinese class bc im cant remember anything and im dyingggg lollololol
my teachers were both like ““哪吒”在中国非常非常火” and it took me a while to realize that altho it mean fire, they meant it in more of a slang (?) way of "this movie's really hot/popular in china"
Native English speaker/HSK2 普通话 OK！/日本語勉強している/a bit interested in Swedish too, but not my main focus!
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