When leftist infighting gets me down I try to remember that it's got nothing on the crafting community. At least leftists don't have pointy tools like knitting needles. Things will be fine. LMAO.
Wanna see someone *really* get cancelled? Monitor crafting groups on facebook. Moment someone says the wrong thing? Good g-d I hope you can craft yourself a parachute because you're gonna have to bail from that burning plane FAST. Glitter bomb incoming! 🤣
There is no quarter for a crafter with the wrong take. Even if you apologise. You're dead to the group. Your epitaph will read 'Traitor' on your very cute handcrafted tombstone.
I'm having PTSD flash backs over the "Great Dreamcatcher Debate".

*Shudders*

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