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Horror Hipster Slut 15/08/03(Mon)23:53 No. 17455 [Reply] [Last 50 posts]

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Why are some people so infatuated with Lovecraft? He is probably the most overrated horror writer ever.

He is basically emulating Hindu mythology and name drops 40 000 different gods while building some pseudo-imaginative netherworld where everything boils down to madness and hurr nothing makes sense durr. Pretty much every neckbeards wet dream besides watching anime.

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Hipster Slut 24/01/09(Tue)14:24 No. 18427

American literature is infantilized crap. Mass produced detritus.

Hipster Slut 24/01/16(Tue)01:55 No. 18428

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Hipster Slut 24/06/25(Tue)15:32 No. 18458

American culture is commodification. Everything is shallow and easily digestible.

notetaking reading a newbook Hipster Slut 23/11/25(Sat)17:25 No. 18412 [Reply]

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I like to shit post so what better way to motivate myself to read a book than reading it to shit post, this is amazing. Time to read.

our first book is going to be 《Arrest-proof yourself : an ex-cop reveals how easy it is for anyone to get arrested, how even a single arrest could ruin your life, what to do if the police get in your face》, recommended by an vet military officer

This is especially useful because how much of a shithole 4chan is. Going to read book and write down some note to share with you all, have any resources please do share.

Even if you aren't feeling threaten but DOJ essentially works just like that, FBI NSA collecting your informations charges can get drop on you in secret court next thing you know radar weapon system shot at you 24/7 sleep deprived tormented skin and body melting tooth gum burn bloated and bleeding from microwave burn, IQ went straight to below60 under infrasound disruption, memory reduced to nothing, can't focus can't keep your job, irritated by shots after shots of radar beams, or even get abused till you're disabie, all because we don't know how it works. We'd be meeting officers on the internet without knowing anything, stuff you wrote could get you in trouble for attitude, anonymous and freedom of speech aren't going to help.


A law enforcement doctrine called proactive policing has spread across the land. It calls for zero tolerance of petty offenses, including such things as jaywalking, loitering, and drinking a beer on the street. Proactive policing has reduced crime—no question—but to do so it requires huge numbers of arrests of petty offenders who in years past would never have seen the inside of a jail.

The volume of arrests has caused a boom in jail and court construction and the creation of a criminal justice system that employs hundreds of thousands and requires ever more arrests to justify its existence.

The near universal installation of computers in police cruisers, and their ability to access law enforcement databases instantly, allows police to make more arrests for what I call administrative crimes. People have worse manners than in the past. Whether this is due to less effective parenting, a decline in church attendance, increased use of drugs, disorder at public schools, or the pervasive influence of TV shows where everyone is “in your face” is a topic best left to the talk shows. All I know for a fact is that people don’t know how to behave. They act out in front of cops and get busted for being obnoxious.
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Hipster Slut 24/01/02(Tue)19:28 No. 18426

Sounds like a really pointless book that just lays out a bunch of boring details without coming to a real analysis.

Hipster Slut 24/01/16(Tue)01:56 No. 18429

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they're promoting resisting arrest, which should be illegal

rpushurried 24/06/25(Tue)10:53 No. 18456

They need to get out of the system as soon as possible so they can finish school and start living their lives.

A good time to talk about your experience. Maze-Dier Römin 24/04/08(Mon)18:32 No. 18448 [Reply]

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Please provide a list of cultural resources such as people, characters, series, films, books, or other works that are related to each other in some way. The works should share a common link, whether it is close or deep. Please do not repeat anything that has already been mentioned on the list. Thank you.

Agatha Christie, Sherlock Holmes, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, The Mentalist, Physiognomy, Phrenology, Poetry, Formal Spanish Language, Dona Barbara, Dysfunctional Loves, The Children of Divorce (1927), Metropolis (1927). Family Portrait of Affliction, Catherine of Siena, Romeo Gigli, Club Penguin, The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark. Ana María Navales. Juan Domínguez Lasierra. Encarnacion Ferré. Ramon J. Sender.

Elizabeth Taylor, Angela Lansbury, Nikolai Gogol, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, manipulative old women, volcanic women, Novels about fathers who have unresolved issues with their fathers who struggle with alcoholism, alcoholic grandfathers who don't play their part and are enslaved by their wives. Genuflecting capital letters tail. Esparto Valley story, socialist classicist architecture.

A child born with an abysmal interior, who does not like human passions, so soft and romantic, because they are perfidious; a loss of time and logic to live; and funnier to watch, who wants to be chaste and does not like the society of his time. Cryptic and suspenseful stories that make sense in the end, eccentric characters like Auntie Mame.

Elaine Stritch, Ridi Pagliacci, Diogenes vs. Voltaire, Ana María Navales y Aragón, the work of Leo Tolstoy, Basilio Fernández López, César Vallejo. José Martí's “Amor Con Amor Se Paga”, Les fleurs du mal, Alfonsina Storni, Rubén Darío, Miguel Hernández, Delmira Agustini, Juan Rulfo and Vicente Aleixandre. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night.

William Blake and his Fly, José Carlos Bruna, Sue Coe, Bestiary of Men, José Luis Cuevas, Jan Konupek, John Steuart Curry, Wolfgang Paalen, Lynd Ward, Albion's Dream. Kibrik Evgeny Adolfovich, Fritz Eichenberg, Frans Mesereel, Gennady Kalinovsky, Nuria Quevedo, Käthe Kollwitz, Max Ernst, Sadao Hasegawa, Ben Kimura, Bill Schmeling and Touko Valio Laaksonen, A Confederacy of Dunces.

Machiavelli guides, life manuals and procedures; clarified as if it were a war, unreal lives created in their minds, interesting facts and anthropology, Charles Le Brun, Rob Gonsalves, Tina Modotti, José de Almada Negreiros. How to create a secret society, old books on religions or beliefs, psychological tricks… Christopher Nevinson, Eileen Myles, Charles Chaplin, Buster Keaton, Lucille Ball. Emotionalism is ungrateful, Boris Artzybasheff, Eduardo Mendoza, José Ángel Buesa, Antonio Porchia, Alejandra Pizarnik, Vitaly Volovich, Octavio Paz, Juan José Saer, Juan Carlos Onetti, Ramón López Velarde, Ángel González Muñiz, Norman Lindsay… The history of Turin, Piedmont, and the Message too long. Click here to view the full text.

#WenguiGuo#WashingtonFarm hghg 24/06/17(Mon)05:22 No. 18453

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The Guo farm is a financial scam
Guo Wengui lied to hundreds of thousands of his online followers, promising them huge profits if they invested in GTV Media Group, Himalayan Farm Alliance, G| Club and Himalayan Exchange. Since at least March 2018, Guo Wengui has been the mastermind behind the complex financial scam, in which he and his financial adviser Kin Ming Je defrauded thousands of people and made more than $1 billion. Guo Wengui's success has a "cult" flavor. Calling believers in the name of "anti-communist", creating a community with closed information, while bullying or threatening to punish those who are not firm in their beliefs. After packaging himself as a "master" type of figure, it is natural to harvest the wealth of believers.

Anywhere you can submit longer short stories? (6,000 words) Hipster Slut 18/05/31(Thu)04:25 No. 17878 [Reply]

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I'd like to try sharing my story with stories. I wrote the story for myself in a way, and I've sat on it for a year, and feel that I should try sharing it with others.

It seems like places want shorter word counts. Are there any outlets for this?

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Joy Gaines 23/07/18(Tue)23:24 No. 18388

Greetings, everyone! I'm currently in a bit of a bind, as I have a math thesis due very soon. The time constraint is causing stress, and I'm seeking any advice or help that could make this process more efficient and less taxing. If you have any recommendations, tips, or resources to share, please lend me your wisdom. Thank you kindly!

The+Red+Barron 24/01/01(Mon)23:37 No. 18425

Math is a nigger. If you need time to do math, use a calculator brainerd. Like, lmao get real

comment Leonardbrit 24/05/29(Wed)14:28 No. 18451

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andrew+van+uden 21/01/03(Sun)04:07 No. 18147 [Reply]

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best work by marx and why is it capital?

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Capital gonshonmargo 23/04/25(Tue)15:07 No. 18372

Marx's "Capital" is considered his best work because it lays out his analysis of capitalism and its exploitation of labor. It's a seminal expository essay on the flaws of capitalism.

reply Basroal teela 24/05/15(Wed)05:21 No. 18449

Nice try, robot

Hipster Slut 24/05/15(Wed)18:13 No. 18450

This essay that he wrote in Latin when he was 17: https://www.thelatinlibrary.com/marx.html

Beta 14/12/02(Tue)06:41 No. 17364 [Reply]

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26/M. Can someone recommend a book on how one would become an alpha fucking male? I'm too generous and nice. I want to learn how to not give a fuck. And how to talk to women because I have absolutely no game.

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Hipster Slut 18/02/13(Tue)22:04 No. 17860

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There's a book by John Alexander I think.
Become the alpha male or how to be the alpha male.
Oldie but goodie, pragmatic behavioral stuff, not much theory. Very good for "fake it til you make it"

As for why u even want to be the Alpha in the first place (maybe that's not even what your ideal partner is attracted to?)
Read "Models" by Manson

I would post these books but I don't have them anymore. If you find a link please share.

Actually I think I do have models. If you want a PDF lemme know.

Hipster Slut 18/02/26(Mon)18:33 No. 17861

I don't think it's a nice read tbqh, It would rather ruin his life if he follows it.


Hipster Slut 24/03/17(Sun)21:53 No. 18447

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Hipster Slut 20/10/29(Thu)00:36 No. 18130 [Reply]

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I have a Halloween present for you, /lit. A horror novel I've written. It's completely free, tonight. Happy Halloween.

Call of the Crocodile. A dark fantasy horror novel, set during Halloween. After a boy is eaten alive by a crocodile, his family begins a descent into madness and terror in this odyssey of modern horror.


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Hipster Slut 21/04/05(Mon)15:11 No. 18177

This book in interesting for me. I will read it and wwrite essay about my impressions of it. "I also bad in writing long essays. I often have many grammar mistakes in my writing papers. Especially I had problem with accounting. Its really hard subject for me so I apply for some help to https://assignmentshark.com/accounting-homework-help.html and got it in time. But I need to improve my writing proficiency too.

Hipster Slut 21/09/12(Sun)07:52 No. 18215

Woah F Gardner used to post here? This book has taken over 4chan literature board.

Hipster Slut 24/03/06(Wed)14:49 No. 18442

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gaslightchronicles.com Hipster Slut 24/03/03(Sun)12:45 No. 18441 [Reply]

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Thoughts on Kickstarter to attract attention to a project?

Stacks Hipster Slut 24/01/30(Tue)10:15 No. 18432 [Reply]

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Post 'em

Must-reads Hipster Slut 18/05/21(Mon)04:31 No. 17877 [Reply]

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Where are the best places for an uncultured /lit/let to start?

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Hipster Slut 23/01/23(Mon)14:12 No. 18342

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Right here!

Hipster Slut 23/05/24(Wed)04:22 No. 18378

I read the English translation by Terence Kilmartin. Loved parts of it. Got bored by
the long sequences about Marcel's justifications for his 'inversion'. Forever stuck in my mind is a little cupboard smelling of orris root.

Hipster Slut 24/01/16(Tue)01:59 No. 18431

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manga is like porn with words

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