actual german compound nouns:
Staubsauger (vaccuum cleaner, literally “DUST SUCKER”)
Vorhang (curtain, literally “HANGS IN FRONT”)
Wasserkocher (kettle, literally “WATER BOILER”)
I smile every time I remember German birth control pills are called “antibabypillen”. Though in the interest of fairness, “fireplace”.
they make so much sense though
one of the weirdest beliefs anti sj types seem to have is that people cannot be part of more than one marginalized group at once
trans AND black? nope.
disabled AND bisexual?? never.
asian AND intersex AND disabled? now youre just weaving tapestries of…
Happy International Women’s Day, everyone! (or belated Women’s Day, depending on the time zone)
Another valuable life skill that school didn’t teach me but tumblr did!
How can I not reblog something that contains the word “lemonling.”
don’t forget “nubbins” and “mweh”
Fighting crime + diner outings = A true Ms. Marvel Jersey experience.
Issue 4 cover by Jamie McKelvie.