also, AAVE is the kinda thing that, like, if you wanna be fluent in it you have to no only be around black people but you have to stay around black people. because it changes so fast, and while there’s constants (oh gosh someone who actually does linguistics could explain this so much better where is blackraincloud) i guess in terms of things like grammar rules the terminology itself is always changing.
AAVE demands its native context to be understood fully. ie Blackness
i need some clones of myself, so i can have one that devotes herself to AAVE in sociolinguistics and linguistic variation
A family on a healthy diet can expect to pay $2,000 more a year for food than one having less nutritious meals, say researchers who recommend that the cost gap be closed. The research in Thursday’s issue of British Medical Journal Open reviewed 27 studies from 10 high-income countries to evaluate the price differences of foods and diet patterns.
"Healthy eating adds $2,000 a year to family grocery bill", CBC News
Let the record reflect the conclusive result of empirical research spanning 27 studies from 10 countries: healthy eating is fucking expensive and people who deny this reality are annoying and full of shit.
one more ‘gain, for the fools
who is this?
isn’t he from big brother or something?
Nope, this is a porn star. Leo Giamani is his name. And he’s a total nerd with a degree in science.
i am having a feeling right now
So wild flowers will come up where you are.
You have been stony for too many years.
Try something different.
Pain is important: how we evade it, how we succumb to it, how we deal with it, how we transcend it.
you imagine yourself looking forward
and yet you are here in the now
what presence have i when my mind so divides?
what distance remains when my heart is aligned?