[ Rules ] [ ot / g / m ] [ pt / snow / w ] [ meta ] [ Matrix (formerly Discord) ]

/ot/ - off-topic

Name
Email
Subject
Comment
File
Youtube
Password (For post deletion)
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
| Catalog

New Discord replacement, join here


Discuss the future of the farm
Mark your calendars for the last Townhall of the year

Apply as Administrator
Apply as Farmhand


File: 1514327696207.png (525.23 KB, 1484x2152, mbti1.png)

No. 219025[Reply]

whats your personality type?
whats your zodiac sign?
what type/sign do u like and dislike the most?

>INTJ Edgelord

>INFP crybaby
>ENTP will never shut the fuck up
>INTP forever alone
>ISTJ the ultimate NPC
>ESTP Chad
>ENTJ your future boss
>INFJ the ultimate form of horse shoe theory. He's either hitler or an SJW
>ENFJ sjw or normie

MBTI tests
Post too long. Click here to view the full text.
471 posts and 92 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 937595

>>937575
His answer was that " It depends how he is feeling on the day or in which situation he is in", so I get the I/E divergence

No. 938207

I just discovered I have a thing for INTJs. Maybe ENTJs sometimes but fuck my life and my shit taste, those are the only people I'm attracted to.

No. 938213

>>937595
People oversimplify the I/E divide. The first letter does not only indicate an overall attitude but affects all of your functions, of which every type has some introverted and some extroverted and their order determines dominant and weaker traits. In your example both types have the same functions but their order is different. ISTP is
>Introverted thinking (Ti)
>Extroverted sensing (Se)
>Introverted intuition (Ni)
>Extroverted feeling (Fe)
While ESTP is
>Extroverted sensing (Se)
>Introverted thinking (Ti)
>Extroverted feeling (Fe)
>Introverted intuition (Ni)
To oversimplify ESTP will generally be more impulsive and get restless more easily where ISTP might have similar desires but think on it longer and let their logic override emotions so their life situation is more stable. ESTP is more emotionally expressive where ISTP still has deep feelings but can struggle to properly express themselves

No. 942594

>intp
>sag sun, gemini moon and rising
>i dont know enough people's mbti, but i tend to like infjs and istjs the most in fiction. and my least favorite are unhealthy fi doms because i knew two people like that and they were annoying. but mbti has little to do with whether i will like someone or not

No. 942634

>INTP
>Enneagram 4
>leo sun, capricorn moon, libra rising, cancer mars, virgo mercury, libra venus, i don't remember the rest
I don't tell people about these things because it's easier to know people by observing their behavior instead of trying to see them through a collection of labels. MBTI is probably kinda useful if done in an honest way but it relies on self report which is sketchy considering most people have poor introspection skills. I've already calculated you in my head, maybe less NaCl next time



File: 1634000571332.jpg (3.77 MB, 3500x2608, HB4AT3D3IMI6TMPTWIZ74WAR54.jpg)

No. 936145[Reply]

Post about your love for those heckin' doggo puppers here.

Remember: This is a thread of love, not hate.
198 posts and 89 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 941353

>>941293
I second the suggestion of trying out a foster! The organization you foster from can work with you to find a good fit, and if it ends up being too overwhelming for you it's not a big deal.

No. 941857

>>941293
>>940771
I would also suggest a foster only if anon is ready to have a dog with all types of personalities and the organization offers to tell you about the dog's possible behavioural issues and then suggest the best one for your lifestyle if you do end up actually adopting one.
Keep in mind that the dog you're going to get may not be what you envision and that you may have to work to train it. It may bark a lot in the middle of the night, it may have separation anxiety, it may not be so sociable with other animals or people, it may take a while for it to be trained or it may be perfect already.

No. 942211

Does anyone have experience working for a ngo dedicated to saving dogs? I want to join one focusing on a breed that is really dear to me, but I'm worried that my avoidant personality will ruin my chance of feeling comfortable being there. I kind of want to go there after I undergo outpatient therapy (hopefully it helps me).

No. 942560

I swear to God, dogs are like the most expressive animals imaginable it's so interesting how they can have a whole slew of expression. It's so fucking cute too.

No. 942592

File: 1634613346099.jpeg (520.54 KB, 1459x2048, doobie.jpeg)

This is my best friend's pooch, he's a red doberman. His bestie is a chihuahua, who is only five pounds! The chihuahua is the boss of the house, and even steals this guys bed sometimes and make him lay in the tiny one.



File: 1633371006903.jpg (19.63 KB, 400x400, GiVsVYY1_400x400.jpg)

No. 930240[Reply]

Previous >>>/ot/896142
Share updates, personal experiences, vent, etc

WHO: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports
CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/index.html
Some twitter account with a lot of Corona related updates: https://twitter.com/bnodesk
Torrent for Survival PDFs in case you want to go full doomer mode: magnet:?xt=urn:btih:9889a43717fd93c95993552f817ced652a74e63e&dn=Survival%20Guide%20PDFs%20%5B8.1.2019%20Update%5D
48 posts and 10 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 942500

File: 1634602974819.jpg (238.79 KB, 1080x851, 20210820_135035.jpg)

>>941846
Even before COVID-19, scientists have never succesfully been able to make a vaccine against other coronaviruses because it mutates so quickly. The Chinese vaccine is traditional inactivated vaccine and is notorious for being useless but completely harmless lol. People went with the mRNA and vector vaccines because theyre much easier and cheaper to produce than traditional ones, even if they haven't been tested long term. Vector vaccines like Astrazenica haven't been used previously except for ebola and vetrinary diseases. (And even then the vaccine is not what stopped the ebola outbreak, public health measures did) Subunit/protein based vaccines like Novavax take a long time to develop because they need to find out which combinations will have the best efficiancy long term. (Hepatitis B vaxx takes 3 doses but gives life long immunity) The Hongkong Flu killed about 4 million people worldwide and was never fully eradicated. The strains of it still exists in every flu season even after that pandemic was considered to be over, that's why old and vulnerable people get their yearly flu shot. At this point it would just make more sense to focus on medicine and vaccinating vulnerable people instead, all the profit-hungry companies taking advantage of the pandemic make me sick.

No. 942529

>>941965
the vaccine doesn't fully stop 100% of any chance of spreading COVID but it reduces the chance drastically you absolute fucking moron.

No. 942567

>>941965
Not similar viral load. Reduced, with shorter infectious period.

This is the worst place for covid information. No one should read here.

No. 942589

>>942567
You’re a retard

No. 942593

>>942567

The viral load study is relatively recent and media is really shit at relaying information. The conclusion was that vaccinated people CAN have similar load as unvaxxed people, but how infectious it is can affect wildly depending on your exposure, your own immune system etc. You should keep wearing masks and test when necessary even if you're vaccinated. Vaccination still prevents dying or getting severely ill so even if you did catch it it should be enough protection. https://www.ucdavis.edu/health/covid-19/news/viral-loads-similar-between-vaccinated-and-unvaccinated-people



File: 1619664692634.jpeg (109.42 KB, 960x644, 8EBD54CA-1C05-4ABB-BFA9-014354…)

No. 794335[Reply]

Discuss the good, the bad and the ugly of the once shitholecommie-state turned high tech superpower.


Taiwan discussion is also permitted as it hasn’t abandoned its ROC label.
86 posts and 7 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 800777

Not trying to be a wumao or anything of that sort but Tsai Ing-wen is such a bitch.

No. 800824

>>800714
Thanks for the response! I forgot to add that Lee Hyori thing was highly suspected to be bots from the CCP according to Korean netizens. The rate of hate comments she was getting was insane so I'm inclined to believe it, then again China is a ginormous ass country and that many comments probably is normal kek.

No. 801027

good job on the spacecraft china

No. 801962

>>801027
Lel they fucked it up during reentry

No. 942583

File: 1634612517646.jpg (91.45 KB, 833x1024, R (4).jpg)

A bit of a necro and autistic sperg soz.

Why is there this idea that the CCP is a machivallian genius state that plans in the long term? Even people like Henry Kissinger push this idea.

I've read up on communist China and I just don't see it. When you read up on modern chinese history you actually notice the CCP is always concerned about the short term and acts like a paranoid schizo. Limiting economic development to SEZ hence turning them into smog infested shitholes and tanking your own demographics doesn't seem like good long term planning to me. If anything the Chinese state is so unsure of itself that it cannot effectively plan for the long term due to the party's need to save face. That's why the highway system in Guangdong was ripped up after only 8 years, because they were so afraid of criticism from the conservative wing they limited the funding. Xi semi-revived Maoism and keeps a small faction of conservative Maoists at the ready in case there's an economic downturn and he has to switch base. This isn't efficient and it doesn't really bode well for the long term.

All the stuff wrong with western economies is found in China a lot worse. They're not going to take over the world or ever challenge the US, they won't ever challenge the US dollar. Their debt problems are worse than the US, their Keynesian monetary policy inflates harder than the US and they're addled with a whole bunch of unproductive zombie corps ran by calcified conservative boomers.

When you read books from the 70s published about the Soviet Union, you see the same misconceptions. "The Soviet commies are fanatic and motivated, their leadership is focused on the long term, the west is lazy and decadent and only focused on TV". When in actuality there was a whole lot of contempt by the Soviet people for their government and the USSR burnt through foreign reserves to prop up their shitty country. It's just a rehash of the same paranoida.



File: 1626893145748.jpg (78.92 KB, 682x452, header-1280x_1.jpg)

No. 859842[Reply]

Thread for current NEETs who do not wish to/are not ready yet to rejoin society. Please be considerate of eachother, no shaming.
319 posts and 23 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 937254

>>937242
I plan on retiring at least a decade before that and living my best life, like my parents. They retired in their 50s and spend all their time on traveling, going out to eat and enjoying their hobbies, they never have to worry about money and unlike NEEThood it's considered normal. God I can't wait to be retired.

No. 937284

>>937254
What kind of work did your parents do to retire so early?

No. 937555

Uuhhh I got sick of being a neet so I signed up for college but everything is taught online so I feel no difference… I hate it so much… I want to be normal again

No. 937572

>>936926
so working for less than the value of your labour somehow makes you a parasite?

No. 942575

File: 1634612025018.png (81.14 KB, 1460x730, linkedin-statistics.png)

Is anyone else horrified by the idea of LinkedIn? Why is it normal and expected for wagies to have so much of their personal information publicly available online? If I ever get a job I will refuse to use it.



File: 1633013547791.png (402.73 KB, 431x512, 1619926703820.png)

No. 926946[Reply]

previous thread >>>/ot/906469

Obligatory disclaimers from farmhands:
>Reminder that if you are a radfem/pinkpill/Terf sperg/gendercrit, the "unpopular opinions thread" is not your reverse uno to continue the discourse. Nor is it your general place to try and fight people. Ignore posters you disagree with.

If you are here to;
>sperg about trannies ruining your board, or your conspiracies that everyone who disagrees with you is a tranny - BAN.
>explain in detail why every man is shit - BAN.
>fight people who disagree with you - BAN.
>post vaguely veiled gendercrit posts to try and evade the no gendersperg rule - BAN.
>reply to someones personal experiences because you inherently disagree with their views - BAN.
>discuss your views on racism - BAN.
>have gender crit discussions - BAN.
>try and score twitter cookie points by dunking on the "bigot" terfs - BAN.

Post too long. Click here to view the full text.
1156 posts and 126 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 942465

>>942448
These look like sticks of gum lmao

No. 942475

>>942448
If you are going to get nails this long don't make it white, ew. Idk why but it reminds me of cum.

No. 942487

>>942448
Ok first of all, bitch…

No. 942526

I wish we could go back to the real men don't cry times. Todays men are all crybaby bitches needed to be coddled but still cant deal with other peoples emotion. Why should I let a scrote cry in my arms when he would just yell at me and freak out if I were to cry and offer no consolation. Fuck that. Its just the worst of both worlds. At least when men were stoic they could handle womens emotions by not reacting amd didnt put the burden on her when they were sad. Todays men freak out when a girl cries yet expects her to act like his mommy when he is sad.

No. 942535

>>942526
This. The male sensitivity acceptance movement didn't change shit outside of the fact women now have to perform constant emotional labor, oh and bonus points if you have to spend hours begging him to tell you wants wrong while he pushes you away and acts like a screaming shit child, refusing to be productive, etc. All while knowing he "just wouldn't be able to handle it" if something happened to you

Seriously. I've dated like 3 guys like this kek. One would get so stressed and have to "take a walk" and complain about a massive migraine I supposedly gave them just because I took like 5 minutes to vent about having a shitty day at school or work



File: 1632713638311.jpg (43.06 KB, 500x500, cow-ambush-7.jpg)

No. 924393[Reply]

Have you found out that if you express anything about a cow inside their thread you get banned or dunked on? Well this is the thread for you!

Do you want to rant about how much you hate a cow without disprupting the thread? Go ahead!
Do you want to sympathize with the cow and talk about how it's not too late to change? Do it sister!
Do you want to talk about your life (blogpost) and compare it to the cow in question? Here's the place?
Express yourself etc. Have fun!

Post your pessimistic, optimistic, negative, controversial, rude, or relatable takes.

(Also this is not a thread to complain about threads, bans, or mods, do that on /meta/. However you can complain about the fanbase of the cow or the people who dislike the cow here.)

Previous thread:>>>/ot/847115
319 posts and 35 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 941687

>>941192
How is this supposed to be an insult? Are you that salty that people have had fun? Lmao.

No. 942024

>>941687
who said it was an insult? sorry you took it that way.

No. 942038

File: 1634570750429.png (13.76 KB, 582x131, 1409006319311.png)

Does anyone else get amused/annoyed by the anons speculating about whether or not the cow visits the farm on like every thread when outside of the celebricows:
>the vast majority of cows are literal nobodies outside of their tiny niche and don't have a team to shield them from criticism
>for the e-celeb cows, their livelihood depends on knowing what their audience thinks of their content
>they're people, and people get distressed when others are gossiping about them
>a large proportion are pathological attention-seekers and lolcow = attention
>there have been numerous cases of e-celebs and even real celebs getting caught on gossip sites
like no shit they've read the thread, there's a good chance that they're reading your dumbass comment at this very moment. Do farmers really think that internet people with a few thousand or even a few million followers are above watching people fling shit at them, or even flinging shit themselves?

No. 942055

There's a part of me that thinks Soren is still alive. I hope she is anyway. Legit one of the most interesting, horrifying people I've ever rubbernecked on.

No. 942520

File: 1634606123978.jpg (41.04 KB, 730x743, e1bbe89d70ce7225a3b7c54877b9da…)

I'm beating a dead horse with this, but I've gotten the time to waste while thinking about this along side with other old stuff, so here it is, I guess.

Mr. Enter is a person I'm very conflicted with. I believe he can say and create good stuff is he tries to, but at the same time I understand why many people used to and still consider him a cow. Everytime I see people making fun of him, I think that people are being too harsh on him and that he doesn't deserve to be treated like that, but then I watch one of his videos and then I began to remember why people dislike him so much. Similar thing with Growing Around; when I see all of the youtubers making fun of his proyect, I began to feel that they are being pretty cruel with someone's passion proyect, but then I read the actual scrips, look at the marketing or even the way Enter keeps talking about other people's works and then I don't know anymore if it's actual cruelness or just karma.

As much as I don't like Daftpina, I think that Enter should take his advice and just work on something other than growing around, or just start with something more simple than a 20 minutes episode show. Honestly, my biggest issue with Growing around is that it feels more like if was created for other animation critics on Youtube instead of children; like, Enter is trying so hard to pressent it as some form of uber-subversive piece that it might feel very boring and tryhard for an actual kid; and it seems like if he knows it because most of the time he tries to shoehorne stuff like ponies and rainbows into his works thinking that it would make it more appealing to a kid, but it just makes the presentation feel corny and out of touch.

I also want to create my own proyect one day, and I'd like to go full indie with it, but seen Enter's situation with GA, I've decided to do a better planning with my own stuff before jumping into the water.



File: 1632013188379.jpg (35.28 KB, 500x340, fe6d07472272dff5908988a7ce38cf…)

No. 916432[Reply]

What ails you my nonnie?
Previous sins: >>>/ot/892755
1121 posts and 153 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 942491

I actually really enjoy the song if only it didn’t include the nostalgia bait, blackfishing and it didn’t have terrible production quality

No. 942506

I feel like such an idiot. I hooked up with an old friend from high school who told me right before we were going for it, he had herpes. I decide he was honest, I understand with protection it is less risky and he had no breakout, and did it. We talked about how we aren't compatible the next day but still occasionally hang out as friends but awkwardly. Then he shows at my birthday and leaves with another girl. All of this happened over a couple months. Never caught anything from him. Don't know why I even care about this, but it is irritating I took this risk for this self absorbed, not even cute, band guy and now I feel even more idiotic.

I sound like a fucking teenager and I'm so far from that. Shoot me now. I never learn. I'm done being friends with this dude, happy I dodged a bullet.

No. 942518

>>942341
You can't get a soulmate without searching.

No. 942550

>>942491
Jesy's voice sounds very soothing and clear on this one, and is honestly a very solid song until the chorus which imo is lazy and repetitive but its not that bad.

No. 942625

A YouTuber whose stuff I sometimes watch lives in the same city as me and in one of their videos it's really easy to tell where they live and now I can't un-know it. I feel like a stalker whenever I go to their area now.



File: 1626373476817.jpg (80.08 KB, 383x512, unnamed (1).jpg)

No. 854869[Reply]

Ask random questions, let anons below reply to them.
Examples:
>What's your favorite fruit?
The anon below will reply with
>Oranges!
Or
>Who was your rolemodel growing up?
>Naruto
Have fun.
506 posts and 113 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 942431

>>942336
a bunch of switch games, a steam gift card, a list of books (though I already have too many), money, coffee pods for my nespresso machine

No. 942436

>>942336
I'm thinking about skipping asking for something this year tbh. Nothing comes to mind promptly, I guess if I have to think about it I don't need or want something that badly. Part of me is getting sick of holiday purchases and advertising being pushed on me as early as september-october too. I'd rather focus on spending quality time with my mother instead and enjoying some nice food.

If I do end up asking for something it'll probably jewelry although I have no specifics in mind right now.

No. 942442

File: 1634596184411.jpg (126.66 KB, 640x640, 412978-4447-2015-07-10698296.j…)

>>942336
A nice gouache set, maybe some markers/pens, my boyfriend long awaited peaking and a lolita dress, but maybe that's weeb lol

No. 942489

>>942336
A boat I can sail under the stars and a certain chemical that i can use to euthanise myself whilst I enjoy the view

No. 942511

>>942336
Peace and Freedomz



File: 1634418957744.jpg (109.52 KB, 730x960, catwha.jpg)

No. 940572[Reply]

The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.

previous thread: >>>/ot/928754
215 posts and 19 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 942486

>>942408
probatio diabolica refers to a situation where proving something is very difficult or problematic, or impossible.
eg - you are claiming to be the legitimate owner of someone else's property. To prove this you would have to find every sales document from every previous owner going back to the last undisputed owner. thus could have been several decades ago and it may be virtually impossible to find all those documents

No. 942497

Why is this dumb game about raising cats telling me that Macchiato has a forbidden term and that I can’t name one of my cats like that?
Does the word have some hidden slur that I don’t know of?

No. 942519

>>942486
Thank you anon!

No. 942591

this is probably a dumb question but im somewhat of a newfag (been lurking for a year but have only posted a handful of times) and i cannot for the love of god figure out if the majority of lc is racist. im not talking about being critical of any race activism but a true hatred for a certain race. i know the posts i see that make me question it are trolls but…

No. 942658

>>942591
They're not even farmers, they're trolls trying (and failing) to get threads locked. They are more often than not somehow related to the subject of the thread (friends, simps, the subject themselves)



Delete Post [ ]
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
| Catalog | Search
[ Rules ] [ ot / g / m ] [ pt / snow / w ] [ meta ] [ Matrix (formerly Discord) ]