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It's probably going to be different for you as you're not a native speaker of French but I went to Québec to visit Canadian relatives a few years ago and I encountered no problems despite my accent obviously belonging to someone from Metropolitan France. As for you not being good at the language: as long as you're planning to stay in a major city, you will probably be able to get by. It's better to initiate conversations in French, but if you really don't know how to say something, you probably won't be confronted if you switch to English (especially if you're in Montreal which is a very bilingual city). That being said, if you're planning to stay in the boonies or a smaller city, you're going to have to up your French game Edit: also, as somebody else pointed out Canadian French will probably be harder for you to understand than mainland French on average but it may vary a lot depending on which part of Québec you're in.
For the 38429th time, Jobo wants to remind us that he loves hentai:
Probably for the same reasons Jobo chooses to look like a hobo: they don't give a shit. Also, "hot anime bitches" really? There is nothing wrong with "kink shaming" someone who loudly and proudly shows off their fetishes, especially if they are into disturbing shit like lolis, rape, zoophilia and mindbreak. If anything, sex pests like Jobo need to be shamed more
"The only way to stop [the stalking] was to be quiet with the content", no, what will make people stop "stalking" you is if you get off social media and stop being a complete shitshow both online and in real life
As for the previous Insta stories: no fucking shit Japan is going to have mostly Japanese cuisine and won't have every single other food product from your country or every other country in the world readily available. I'm not able to find most of my favorite French food products where I live, which can suck sometimes but the end of the day you just have to learn how to deal with it. If she doesn't think Kyoto is thuggish enough for a cool "thug" like her she could always take the train to Osaka and try getting one of the yakuza thugs there to hang out with her, but they probably wouldn't be interested in that
This is true. I've been following the whole thing ever since day one of her strike outside the Swedish parliament (it's hard not to because the media won't shut up about her), and the people responsible for this whole mess is not really Greta – it's the parents and other adults around her who use her, plus the people who take their worshipping of her to ridiculous levels. I actually agree with her main message about people needing to listen to scientists when it comes to climate change, but the problem is that few people are actually doing that. (That being said, just because she's still a kid, that doesn't mean that her views shouldn't be allowed to be criticized.)
I probably shouldn't be surprised anymore at this point, but the fact that so many people are celebrating that Sam Smith is coming out as non binary because "oh it's so progressive" is hilarious. If you read interviews where he states his motivations for coming out as such it all (surprise) boils down to him a) being a self-hating feminine gay man (he outright admits that he has problems with self-loathing) and b) dumbass stereotypes such as him claiming he sometimes thinks like a woman (what does that mean? And how does he know how women think?) and feeling feminine and like a woman when bottoming (AKA being a woman = being passive and taking dick). His actions are celebrated for being progressive when they are actually the complete opposite of that. The only difference between him and a conservative who chastises kids for not conforming to gender roles is that the conservative says "You're a man, so you can't be feminine and do things that are commonly associated with women" is that Sam Smith says "I'm feminine and I do things that are commonly associated with women, therefore I am not a man" – other than that, the message they convey is the same (men can't be feminine and do things that are commonly associated with women, and vice versa for women). Sam Smith is not only a man plain and simple. He looks like a man (unlike some other people who identify as non binary, he hasn't modified his looks), will continue to benefit from a lot of advantages as a man, will continue face certain hardships as a man (specifically as a feminine gay man) and will continue to be treated as a man, even if some people pretend he's not just because he says he's non binary and totes faces more oppression than women now. I must be weird then, because I've wanted to learn Serbian ever since I was a kid because I watched Eurovision and loved the way the Serbian language sounded. (Although that was years ago, I agree that the contest has become worse and annoyingly political over the years)
Rachel McKinnon deserves a thread for being a dishonest cheater, a narcissistic misogynist and a hypocritical bully who constantly dishes it out but can't take it. Celebrating that somebody is dying of brain cancer just because you don't like their opinions and then claiming you're just a victim of muh transphobic bullying when people criticize you for it is disgusting. Fuck that prick
Honestly, it feels like something she does just because the company boss told her to do it. Before late 2018 she never talked about politics and there was always a bunch of journos and other people who were criticizing her because "why doesn't Taylor Swift voice her support for this or take a stand against that?"
So he has no problems fawning over JAV despite some of the deprived shit that goes on within the Japanese sex industry (like women being tricked and forced into appearing in pornographic videos), sexy cosplayers or hyper sexualized lolis, but women dressing up to get drunk and have a fun time are a big no-no? What a pathetic loser