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Ta Coates got fired from The Atlantic for undisclosed reasons

lol what's REALLY going on here? Ta-Nehisi Coates steppin...
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  07/21/18
Libs are such retrograde dumbasses
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  07/21/18
plagiarism, sexism, or corruption?
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  07/22/18
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  07/22/18
The Atlantic is too conservative.
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Plagiarism or ghost writing
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  07/21/18
His being utterly destroyed by real black scholars like John...
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  07/21/18
i doubt that would be enough for them to shitcan a macarthur...
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  07/21/18
Right, but every single black intellectual coming out agains...
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  07/21/18
I thought west has
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  07/21/18
Twist: MacArthur Grant was given for plagiarized work.
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Idiocracy
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CR. Comm major , no less. I remember a quote from his former...
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I thought Blue Smoke went to Yale?
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This is very much a read between the lines departure
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expand on that. i basically stopped reading whatever made i...
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Theodore, why do Black people always demand that their inter...
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If he was metooed, they'd let us know
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  07/22/18
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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:30 PM
Author: ocher sweet tailpipe

lol what's REALLY going on here?

Ta-Nehisi Coates stepping down at The Atlantic

Ta-Nehisi Coates will be stepping down as a national correspondent at The Atlantic after 10 years with the publication, according to The Washington Post.

"Our colleague, and dear friend, Ta-Nehisi Coates is stepping down as a national correspondent for The Atlantic," wrote Atlantic editor Jeffrey Goldberg in a note to staff. "As he has explained to me and as hes written in the recent past the last few years for him have been years of significant changes."

"Hes told me that he would like to take some time to reflect on these changes, and to figure out the best path forward, both as a person and as a writer," Goldberg added.

Coates, 42, told the Post that he has no plans to go to another publication.

It was this or nothing, Coates said. I didnt have anything else.

Coates is known as one of the more influential writers in the industry. He won the National Book Award for nonfiction in 2015 for Between the World and Me, which talks in candid terms about his experience of being a black man in America.

Controversy swirled at The Atlantic in April not long after the abrupt firing of conservative and controversial writer Kevin Williamson, a move for which Coates had initially advocated. Williamson was hired and fired not long after backlash regarding his comments on abortion.

A leaked tape obtained by HuffPost later revealed that Coates said he felt like he had failed "the writers of color" at The Atlantic by endorsing Williamson.

I was not like, 'dont hire that dude.' To the contrary, I thought, 'OK, well he can come in and represent the position, and then we can fight it out,' Coates said on the leaked tape.

I became the public face of the magazine in many ways, and I dont really want to be that. I want to be a writer, Coates told the Post. Im not a symbol of what The Atlantic wants to do or whatever.

Coates still has plans to release a new book in the coming year. He also teaches at New York University.

He added to the Post that he's open to returning to The Atlantic to write a piece "in six months or a year."

http://thehill.com/homenews/media/398130-ta-nehisi-coates-stepping-down-at-the-atlantic

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472856)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:18 PM
Author: Magical queen of the night sex offender

Libs are such retrograde dumbasses

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473025)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 1:45 AM
Author: canary vibrant shrine dog poop

plagiarism, sexism, or corruption?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473733)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 12:39 PM
Author: federal locus

plagiarism is my first thought.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36480882)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:32 PM
Author: 180 fishy gaping stage

He's getting out of the way because he doesn't want to be embarrassed by Coleman Hughes and Thomas Chatterton Williams.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472862)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:33 PM
Author: wine gay wizard hominid



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472866)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:46 PM
Author: cordovan stubborn knife

A job with that rag pays like $35k a year. Homeless bums on the subway make more bank than print journalists.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472909)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:43 PM
Author: Aphrodisiac bawdyhouse

Tax free, too.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473396)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:20 PM
Author: Silver Trailer Park



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473035)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:36 PM
Author: Bull Headed Drab Alpha House



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472873)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:37 PM
Author: wine gay wizard hominid



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472877)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:39 PM
Author: Bull Headed Drab Alpha House



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472881)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:40 PM
Author: hyperventilating institution selfie

(Kevin spacey)

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472884)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:41 PM
Author: wine gay wizard hominid



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472887)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:44 PM
Author: hyperventilating institution selfie

I thought he got handsy with a ton of guys

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472899)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 12:12 AM
Author: henna area striped hyena

the entire catholic church?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473471)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 8:16 AM
Author: hyperventilating institution selfie



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473990)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:43 PM
Author: cordovan stubborn knife

He never finished college so LMAO at this uppity nig with a large vocabulary being educated. This fucktard failed out of Howard.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472895)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:52 PM
Author: Frozen Orchid National Security Agency

He doesn't even use half his fancy words properly. It's obvious he just opens the thesaurus when he writes. Such anathema

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472927)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:21 PM
Author: Silver Trailer Park



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473041)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:12 PM
Author: citrine well-lubricated antidepressant drug



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473275)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:21 PM
Author: deep arousing regret cruise ship

Yes?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473326)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 1:21 AM
Author: Boyish boistinker

(Penultimate racist)

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473670)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 2:11 AM
Author: aqua cheese-eating new version stead



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473785)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 7:27 AM
Author: Frozen Orchid National Security Agency



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473955)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 9:08 AM
Author: sick range

Agreed. His stuff seems too frothy, like always one too many pumps of the sweetened syrup in one's Starbucks drink, so it doesn't taste right, it's like he thinks to himself when writing, "never use a simple word when a polysyllabic term can be jammed in in it's place without TOO much loss of meaning." And his writing reeks of what's worst about social science writing, nebulous terms whipped together with conceptual heuristics gravely pretending to be earnest problem solving.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36479639)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 12:40 PM
Author: Charcoal property

lol

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36480887)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 1:45 AM
Author: Splenetic parlor rigor



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473735)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:37 PM
Author: big church building international law enforcement agency

The Atlantic is too conservative.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472875)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:42 PM
Author: cordovan stubborn knife

I think they finally realized that he doesnt hate white privilege but just white people in general and doesnt even really hide it.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472891)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:45 PM
Author: big church building international law enforcement agency



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472902)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:18 PM
Author: Magical queen of the night sex offender



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473027)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:19 PM
Author: cowardly bipolar tanning salon double fault

yeah im sure the beady eyed hooknosed kikes running the atlantic think thats an issue lol

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473030)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:12 PM
Author: citrine well-lubricated antidepressant drug



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473277)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:30 PM
Author: light disrespectful boltzmann

Bunch o scum-sucking peterbois

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473358)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:49 PM
Author: concupiscible stage



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 1:38 AM
Author: translucent internet-worthy crotch nursing home



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473719)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:42 PM
Author: Amber Indian Lodge

Aids

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472892)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:43 PM
Author: Flesh effete telephone

low iq pedo

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472893)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:43 PM
Author: Frozen Orchid National Security Agency

Plagiarism or ghost writing

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472894)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:45 PM
Author: cordovan stubborn knife

His being utterly destroyed by real black scholars like John McWhorter hopefully explains it.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472904)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:46 PM
Author: ocher sweet tailpipe

i doubt that would be enough for them to shitcan a macarthur genius grant recipient like coates.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472906)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:48 PM
Author: cordovan stubborn knife

Right, but every single black intellectual coming out against him except for that commie faggot Cornell West should, in an ideal world, be enough.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472914)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:59 PM
Author: hideous degenerate mad cow disease

I thought west has

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472944)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 12:41 PM
Author: federal locus

Twist: MacArthur Grant was given for plagiarized work.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36480891)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:47 PM
Author: Irradiated Toilet Seat Codepig

Idiocracy

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472911)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:47 PM
Author: Frozen Orchid National Security Agency

Lol look at how he speaks - so eloquent!

I was not like, 'dont hire that dude.' To the contrary, I thought, 'OK, well he can come in and represent the position, and then we can fight it out,' Coates said on the leaked tape.

This is a fucking "MacArthur Genius"

"Like, whatever, dude"

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472912)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:49 PM
Author: cordovan stubborn knife

He failed out of fucking Howard, bro. Heroin addicts get degrees from that shit pile on the reg.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472916)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:50 PM
Author: Frozen Orchid National Security Agency

CR. Comm major , no less. I remember a quote from his former editor saying how he was practically illiterate

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472918)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 1:21 AM
Author: Boyish boistinker

I thought Blue Smoke went to Yale?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473672)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 7:27 AM
Author: Frozen Orchid National Security Agency



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473956)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:52 PM
Author: soggy dopamine

wow, he used the word 'dude' in casual conversation. So ghetto!

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472925)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:26 PM
Author: Impertinent hell

Yeah, this may have been the most aspie possible criticism of the guy

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473063)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 7:29 AM
Author: Frozen Orchid National Security Agency

Oh please, it's not the way esteemed members of the literati speak . It's obvious that his writing, as bad as it is, is nonetheless heavily edited

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473958)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 12:07 AM
Author: Know-it-all dingle berry

(dude who's never heard of, like, codeswitching)

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36478657)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:50 PM
Author: soggy dopamine

all you have to do is read some of his articles and you'd understand why he'd want to step down and lay low.

He used to treat the Atlantic like his blog, but he's steadily moved away from that

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472917)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:51 PM
Author: Frozen Orchid National Security Agency

This is very much a read between the lines departure

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472920)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:07 PM
Author: Adulterous cuckold meetinghouse

expand on that. i basically stopped reading whatever made it to me via SM years ago.

i got the impression by glossing over that he was fatigued by being "the black guy in the room talking for all black people" especially when super bright black dudes took him to task for basically being a reverseracistmo.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472973)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:24 PM
Author: soggy dopamine

his M.O. is criticizing people on the left like Barak Obama or Bernie Sanders or flawed black people like OJ, Kanye, and Cosby. The age of Trump is not really his style.

He also claims he doesn't like being as famous as he is now. I think he has always pretended he was talking to black people, not for black people. Since he has become famous, he's opened himself up to criticism even from the black community (which makes him uncomfortable).

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473053)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:53 PM
Author: Adulterous cuckold meetinghouse

interesting because i can't really imagine writing for the atlantic and thinking i was talking TO black people. i feel like that's explicitly "white people, let me tell you what it is." i guess it's like you said, he realized he was just pretending and had to cop a plea on it internally. at a certain point, having white people worship you becomes debasing because you know they worship you because in reality they think so little of your tribe.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473180)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 12:11 AM
Author: soggy dopamine

before his book he definitely had a following outside the traditional atlantic readership he was writing to. This was back when he allowed comments (with heavy moderation), and he would actively engage them. I remember he even had a book club.

He used to post stuff like this:

https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2009/03/some-thoughts-on-naxxramas-warcraft/6835/



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473468)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 12:15 AM
Author: Adulterous cuckold meetinghouse

if he expended a ton more energy on cultural stuff like this that doesn't get coverage beyond meganerd blogs, i think he would be a much happier dude.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473479)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 1:41 AM
Author: abusive blood rage

A good poast

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473724)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 2:00 AM
Author: brindle pistol dilemma

wtf a TNC dude poast that i agree with

is this from the Berenstein Bears timeline

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473761)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 2:08 AM
Author: brilliant sanctuary clown

interesting because i can't really imagine writing for the atlantic and thinking i was talking TO black people.

Lmao yes

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473779)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:31 PM
Author: light disrespectful boltzmann

Theodore, why do Black people always demand that their interlocutors "explain" or "expand" or "expound." It's very aggressive and confrontational!

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473364)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:58 PM
Author: Adulterous cuckold meetinghouse

i don't think it's agressive at all. it's a bort meme. EXPAND.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473428)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 12:10 AM
Author: light disrespectful boltzmann

OK.

https://i.kym-cdn.com/entries/icons/original/000/014/401/tumblr_inline_mqrh26jIU11qz4rgp.jpg

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473463)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 1:27 AM
Author: Boyish boistinker

Sotomayor: "Can you simplify that? Can you simplify that?"

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473691)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:52 PM
Author: sooty public bath sneaky criminal

If he was metooed, they'd let us know

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472928)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 9:58 PM
Author: hideous degenerate mad cow disease

the hell they would. this guy is a literal shitlib deity. if he did something truly blameworthy they will protect to extent possible

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472941)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:08 PM
Author: Adulterous cuckold meetinghouse

tell that to junot diaz, a brown guy who actually has real talent. they sold him down the river with the quickness.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36472977)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:24 PM
Author: sooty public bath sneaky criminal

lol can you imagine how junot felt getting got like that for pervy behavior

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473055)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:54 PM
Author: Adulterous cuckold meetinghouse

that's the thing. from what i can tell, he is guilty of being a bully, if anything.

my wife actually personally knows someone involved in this and, quote, "that bitch is fucking crazy. she was bragging about fucking him on her blog a couple of years ago. now she was assaulted? miss me with that."

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473186)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:24 PM
Author: hideous degenerate mad cow disease

In May 2018 the author Zinzi Clemmons[6][7] and several more women publicly accused Díaz of sexual harassment and verbal abuse.[8][9][10] The issue sparked controversy in feminist circles regarding the way in which the race or ethnicity of the accused can change how such cases are publicly handled.[11] The author Rebecca Walker, along with a group of academics, protested what they called a resulting "media-harassment campaign" against Díaz.[12][13] He resigned as chair of the Pulitzer Prize board, but remained as a board member.[14] After an investigation by MIT, the university announced that it had found no evidence of wrongdoing.[15][16][17] Díaz later denied the allegations.[18][19][20]

This guy is no TNC, but even still it sounds like he made out a hell of a lot better than your typical dude w/o dat identity-based protective amulet.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473058)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:56 PM
Author: Adulterous cuckold meetinghouse

DAT AMULET. lol

there was really no truth to the sexual assault allegations. As to the verbal abuse, 100% he did that shit. i met him once and i was basically like "you're mad aggy for 8 o'clock, my dude." like he was sitting at the bar just stewing mad waiting for the show to start. like mad at life.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473195)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:19 PM
Author: hideous degenerate mad cow disease

i'll cop to not knowing what i'm talking about and just copypastaing that para, but my main point was that if you're the wrong and esp person on the wrong side of the aisle (or any white dude that isn't somehow useful to the left), there's no investigation through which you even manage to get vindicated or half-rehabilitated

recall that #believethewomen is a completely mainstream position nowadays. who was willing to go public with any sympathy for mattressgirl dude, even after the chick was shown to be a complete lunatic, he was exonerated and Columbia paid him for ruining his shit? certainly no "group of academics". this junior guy prob somewhere in the middle of a hypothetically-accused TNC and mattressgirl dude

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473314)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:08 PM
Author: carmine flickering giraffe kitchen

Diaz was almost certainly stripped of a Nobel Prize for allegations that have (so far) not panned out

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473258)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 6:15 AM
Author: Bistre theater genital piercing



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473939)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 10:57 PM
Author: carmine flickering giraffe kitchen

Coates is one of the most famous people in America today. The Atlantic is a declining magazine. Are we sure it's not Coates decamping from something he's outgrown?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473201)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:16 PM
Author: clear histrionic partner hall

lol

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473292)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:36 PM
Author: shaky passionate rehab depressive

Youve got to be extremely out of touch to think he is one of the most famous people in America

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473377)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:37 PM
Author: carmine flickering giraffe kitchen

do you dispute that he's probably the most famous person working for the Atlantic

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473379)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:52 PM
Author: hideous degenerate mad cow disease

TNC is one of the most famous people working at the atlantic

the atlantic is one of the most famous TTT in decline shitlib libshitrags in the country

ergo, by transitive property, TNC is one of the most famous people in the country

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473416)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 12:11 AM
Author: Adulterous cuckold meetinghouse

MAFFS.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473467)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 6:16 AM
Author: Painfully Honest Garrison

You are underestimating his fame. He has strong cachet among Millennials and he's very widely read among shitlibs. HIs writing is all over college syllabi. Go to an affluent or at least college educated shitlib couple's house and 50/50 you see his book on the shelf. He's a notable person and he's increasingly visible as you move up the rungs of important people. You have to at least feign familiarity and some reverence of his importance to be congruent, up to date, properly informed in even modestly intellectual shitlib circles. Obviously almost nobody actually reads this shit.

I'm not saying this from a shitlib perspective. I agree that he's mostly a self-conscious, bonehead mascot and a mediocre writer. But he is famous and influential.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473941)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 4:17 PM
Author: clear histrionic partner hall

lol

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36475940)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 5:06 PM
Author: hideous degenerate mad cow disease

RC? I was making fun of the initial claim that he's one of the most famous ppl in the COUNTRY, offered without qualification. he prob has less name recognition than the avg NBA role player. lavar ball, for example, is def more famous

narrowing the inquiry to "intellectual shitlib circles" misses the point

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36476183)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 12:10 AM
Author: Stimulating corner

lol, there's moving the goalposts

but this non sequitur is more like shifting from vintage comics to anal sex

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473459)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:05 PM
Author: Nubile Wrinkle

I have friends in editorial at that shit rag who, once you get a few drinks in them, have terrible things to say about TNC. I gather working with him lives down to XOs expectations.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473251)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:07 PM
Author: sooty public bath sneaky criminal

what have they said about him

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473254)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:24 PM
Author: deep arousing regret cruise ship



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473335)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 7:00 AM
Author: fragrant cerise corn cake

Time to share stories, sir.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473952)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 7:38 AM
Author: Judgmental Skinny Woman Mood

I met him several years ago when he was a lowly cub reporter bouncing from job to job. He was not a likable person.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473966)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 11:32 AM
Author: Silver Trailer Park

Need DEETS.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36474601)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 4:27 PM
Author: deep arousing regret cruise ship

What were the things? XO is listening.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36475975)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:33 PM
Author: light disrespectful boltzmann

184 of 240 people found the following review helpful

Between the Racist World and Ta Coates

By Alfonso Dupont on July 24, 2015

Format: Kindle Edition

Ta Coates is one of the great thinkers of the 21st century. Don't agree? Then you're on the wrong side of history.

Ta has written a book for the ages, chronicling such fascinating episodes as dating, doing poorly in academics because of racism, reading comic books, the racism of attractive white women he has asked out, what it was like to be in a down low relationship with Matt Yglesias for five months, cartoons, and the phenomenon known as "muhdik". Between the World and Me (a brilliant title that counterbalances the entire world with Ta Coates' genius) ranks with the Confessions of St. Augustine, if St. Augustine had done poorly in school and mostly just watched television and read comic books during his formative years. In fact St. Augustine is a rather trivial figure in Western history that you don't need to have heard of, he never even influenced society through highly praised magazine columns, and his books are very boring compared to reading about the adventures of men in colorful skin tight costumes.

During a long and rambling eighth chapter, Ta discusses his brave decision to disable comments on his blog. He shows how talking back to a highly paid media personality is an example of "punching down", employing a series of stories which usually involve noting that people who have promoted him are actually racist and did so only because they expected him to fail. There's also a moving account of how he literally wept on discovering how to turn on Microsoft Word's spelling and grammar checker.

As A.O.Scott has observed, Between Ta World and Me is "essential, like water or air", a truism you'd have to be a real hate-in-your-soul racist to deny. As a matter of fact, people who are too racist to read and enjoy this brilliantly spelled and grammar-checked volume are expected to die very soon because this book is literally essential, like water or air. An edition in which all of the book's passages are placed as dialogue between comic book heroes Black Lightning and Luke Cage is said to be in the works.

Like Ta's 14-year-old son, you may not be interested in reading through the many spelling and grammar corrected pages of this book, but even just having it on your bookshelf is important until the forthcoming graphic novel version arrives. How will they know you're not a racist otherwise? I personally enjoy reading it while enjoying water and air, two things that like this book are essential. Thus I give it the first star rating of excellence.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473369)



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Date: July 21st, 2018 11:55 PM
Author: 180 fishy gaping stage



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473425)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 12:31 AM
Author: mentally impaired titillating point



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473527)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 1:13 AM
Author: amethyst beady-eyed brunch



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473659)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 1:27 AM
Author: Boyish boistinker



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473692)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 7:37 AM
Author: wine gay wizard hominid



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473963)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 8:19 AM
Author: maniacal vivacious parlour

Alfonso is an MPC troll account

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473992)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 11:58 PM
Author: Boyish boistinker

(Ta Coates)

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36478618)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 8:47 AM
Author: Chartreuse very tactful goyim bbw



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36479582)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 4:16 PM
Author: Splenetic parlor rigor



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36475933)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 4:18 PM
Author: dull principal's office idea he suggested



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36475944)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 1:32 AM
Author: alcoholic preventive strike

Objectively, TNC is SPS, but y'all are delusional if you think that has anything to do with this. In shitlib circles, he is widely considered to be the greatest "thinker" of our generation. It doesn't matter that this is complete bullshit that defies reality. This is how shitlibs feel, so it is true to them.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473706)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 7:37 AM
Author: Judgmental Skinny Woman Mood

He's had just ONE Atlantic article in the past FIVE MONTHS

See https://www.theatlantic.com/author/ta-nehisi-coates/

He probably got busy with his fame and other gigs , and his editors got tired of paying for a writer who doesn't produce. Same thing happened to Stephen A. Smith at the Philadelphia Inquirer.



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36473964)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 10:06 AM
Author: thirsty startling location

Fuck this yard ape

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36474139)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 10:09 AM
Author: Soul-stirring talking university

It's because he got BTFO by some college black kid. Ljl at every black genius never ascending past the topic of their "lived experience". Michelle Obama wrote her Princeton thesis on being a black woman at Princeton

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36474146)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 11:30 AM
Author: Stimulating corner

Black not black

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36474586)



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Date: July 22nd, 2018 4:18 PM
Author: translucent internet-worthy crotch nursing home

NIGGER!

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36475946)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 8:03 AM
Author: thirsty startling location

Hes got serious gayface. Id bet good money hes a down low brother.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36479504)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 9:07 AM
Author: excitant pink place of business

This is near certain

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36479631)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 7:47 PM
Author: thirsty startling location



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36483838)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 8:55 AM
Author: razzle-dazzle violet roommate step-uncle's house

who gives a flying fuck?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36479602)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 9:03 AM
Author: wonderful erotic office stain



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36479620)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 9:06 AM
Author: excitant pink place of business

Hes dealing with debilitating depression

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36479628)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 12:35 PM
Author: Adulterous cuckold meetinghouse

if that was the case, i wouldn't be surprised and i would feel bad for dude. he's one of those completely ALL IN with everything in the media. it's actually damn near impossible to NOT get mental illness consuming raw toxic sewage all day every day.

and it's very hard to escape. even going to the store and talking to the no one, the daily news headline is ALWAYS insane and MAF. that grinds on you after a while. turn it all off, gentlemen.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36480868)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 11:52 PM
Author: light disrespectful boltzmann

:(

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36485236)



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Date: July 23rd, 2018 12:37 PM
Author: laughsome poppy cumskin temple

#MAGA

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=4031933&forum_id=2#36480876)