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Pros and Cons of Antidepressants

Last month, Rachel Griffin started the #imnotashamed hashtag on Twitter for people to talk about and try to destigmatize mental illness. Naturally, there were a handful of people who took this as an invitation to try to undermine that message. Low libido, erectile dysfunction, decreased genital sensitivity, inorgasmia, blunted emotions. Antidepressants destroy Love. #imnotashamed —(…)

Thoughts on Steven Universe

One of the things I love about the internet and social media is finding new things to geek out about. In the cartoon realm, last time it was Avatar: The Last Airbender. This time, in no small part because of Amal El-Mohtar and Sunil Patel, it was Steven Universe. I’m going to try to keep(…)

Cool Stuff Friday

Friday is the droid we’re all looking for. LEGO BB-8, Small and Large Versions. 17-year-old Angelo Casimiro builds a life-size BB-8. For $120. This was a mesmerizing video to watch. R2D2 with sarcastic subtitling. (Link via the Mary Sue) UV Tattoos.

No, We’re Not All Disabled

ETA: SF Signal has removed the post and posted an apology. ETA2: Casil has also posted an apology on her website. # I’ve really appreciated the Special Needs in Strange Worlds column at SF Signal, but the most recent entry bugged me a lot. “We Are All Disabled,” by Amy Sterling Casil, strikes the wrong(…)