Oh My Fucking God.

I have no idea what to say about the American presidential election right now, so I’m reblogging Captain Awkward instead.

I, too, try to keep politics (mostly) out of my blog, but I feel like I can’t just skip over this.

A lot of us are pretty freaked out right now. The Cap does a good job explaining why.

Captain Awkward

If you follow my Twitter at all, you know. Y’all know.

The face I made when I read these things.Animated gif of a girl riding an octopus and saying "nope!"

I try to keep the blog itself largely free of  electoral politics and I’ll try to keep doing that for us. But I’m not really feeling the “We can still all eat Thanksgiving together as one great country and focus on what unites us!” talk today.

I feel anger, and despair, and a profound sickness and alienation. On top of the existential dread, I have asthma and severe bronchitis so for the last two weeks I’ve also been slowly drowning inside my own body waiting for the cocktail of expensive meds to kick in, knowing that Obamacare and the ability to get insurance despite irregular income and pre-existing conditions is literally keeping me alive right now. I knew this could happen, I knew that it was never funny or a joke or a spectacle. I knew that without…

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About asher

Me in a nutshell: Standard uptight ballet boy. Trapeze junkie. Half-baked choreographer. Budding researcher. Transit cyclist. Terrible homemaker. Getting along pretty well with bipolar disorder. Fabulous. Married to a very patient man. Bachelor of Science in Psychology (2015). Proto-foodie, but lazy about it. Cat owner ... or, should I say, cat own-ee? ... dog lover. Equestrian.

Posted on 2016/11/09, in balllet. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. This has not been a good day. 😦

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