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Verity Khat @veritykhat ?

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  • Verity Khat commented on the blog post Not Oprah’s Book Club: Hunger Games   3 years ago · View

    I think we’re actually discussing two separate things here, privilege and advantages. Career tributes have been privileged in training, education, and access to food, which are an advantage for interviews, the Gamekeeper reviews, and the actual melees. Katniss is privileged to have Cinna in her corner and in knowing how to hunt (and deal with [...]

  • Verity Khat commented on the blog post Not Oprah’s Book Club: Hunger Games   3 years ago · View

    Read the other two! Right freaking now! Seriously, the first one is a dystopian gem, but Collins raises the stakes to a whole new level in the rest of the series. (I will warn you that parts will crush your soul, because, well, you see more and more of modern society reflected in Panem’s. But [...]

  • Bwahaha! Hail to the Norah! ^_^

  • I actually work in Cobb County. I pass the intersection in question regularly. That 3/10 of a mile to the crosswalk? Not only am I’m pretty sure you have to cross a side street to even get to it, NO ONE STOPS FOR PEDESTRIANS WALKING IN IT ANYWAY. Seriously, most East Cobb Snobs have a [...]

  • Verity Khat commented on the blog post Bi Now Gay Later   3 years, 11 months ago · View

    How crummily label-happy of all of them. *glares* Seriously, people shouldn’t only offer acceptance if you fit neatly into a prescribed box (particularly only THEIR prescribed box.) As a tentatively straight gal, I haven’t personally experienced this phenomenon, but I know for a fact you’re not alone. Sexuality and attraction aren’t a one-size-fits-all-for-life kind of [...]

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