Welcome to our first open thread for everyone to talk about all things kinky and naughty! We'll be sharing these weekly(ish) open threads to Groupthink and Crosstalk for anyone to join in - and feel free to share them to other parts of the kinjaverse that you think might want to chat too. » 7/24/14 5:07pm Today 5:07pm

My Response to AJR's Kinja Piece, or Why We Do What We Do ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

This morning I was treated to a delightful piece of investigative journalismism (hat tip to Twizzlerss) by Cory Blair of entitled "How I Became a Kinja Star for, Like, 10 Minutes." In it, Blair explored what makes Kinja users (who, for the record, don't have a single official moniker, but rather are more… » 7/23/14 1:19pm Yesterday 1:19pm

It's no potato salad, but -

I'd like to draw your attention to a little crowdfunding project that someone I know is counting on, but all the most evocative and convincing stuff I could say about her would make it super easy to dox me. Just know that I do personally know that artist and I, anonymous internet commenter that you may have… » 7/23/14 12:15pm Yesterday 12:15pm

Rereading Harry Potter: 10 Questions I Have About The Magical World

Because I'm a dirty cheater, I'm rereading the Harry Potter series in order to meet my Goodreads Reading Challenge goal for this year. (Too lazy to hit the library for new books!) I reread the novels every year, but this is the first time I've really been reading with a critical eye. I sped through both Philosopher's… » 7/23/14 11:34am Yesterday 11:34am

Israeli Vs. Palestinians Death Chart​

I read today that over 425 Palestinians - nearly all of them civilians - have been killed in this current conflict. During the same time period 20 Israelis - nearly all of the soldiers have been killed. This made me curious what the ratio of Israeli vs. Palestinian deaths has been overall. I found a source that… » 7/23/14 5:44am Yesterday 5:44am