A funny thing happened to several languages on their way to extinction — they were saved, pulled back from the brink by teenagers and the Internet, of all things.
Samuel Herrera, who runs the linguistics laboratory at the Institute of Anthropological Research in Mexico City, found young people in southern Chile producing hip-hop videos and posting them on YouTube using Huilliche, a language on the brink of extinction.
Herrera also discovered teens in the Phillippines and Mexico who think it’s “cool” to send text messages in regional endangered languages like Kapampangan and Huave.
i’m reallyyy glad you liked that submisson haha.ok, so the dream was pretty much the last scene in the movie when they’re finally performing on stage together with the guns and stuff. and i remember you were totally excited and comfortable being roxie, but i was kind of reluctant because i was like OH DEAR, PERFORMING IN FRONT OF A CROWD? cause i was kind of scared, but then i saw that you were having fun, so then i channeled velma, and it was perfect. we did the shooting at the thing on stage a
i completely agree. i say “suck it” a lot but never specifically suck my dick, so i wonder if that’s the same thing? because i mean, dicks aren’t the only one you can suck, but then there’s the idea of oral sex being demeaning which is problematic.
Putting this under a Read More because tl;dr on my part.