This is complete bullshit on SO many levels.
1) It belongs to someone else
2) It’s sacred to that someone
3) It’s against the fucking LAW
4) Wrong, just fucking wrong…I have no more words
For realz, tho. Disney just applied for exclusive copyright ownership of the phrase, “Dia de los Muertos.” This would be like BP seeking a copyright on the phrase, “Better safe than sorry,” or the White Citizens Council on “Black Power.”
Draw your own conclusions as to how much difference it will make, but there is a Change dot org petition about this. Disney is, after all, a business and if they know they have a considerable amount of irate consumers from the beginning…?
A new app
Want to make sure you don’t accidentally have sex with one of your relatives? There’s an app for that.
“The app includes an “incest-prevention alarm,” says Arnar Freyr Adalsteinsson, one of the developers. “When you bump, it shows your nearest common ancestors. If you bump with someone who’s too closely related, you get an alarm sound and a text warning.””
'Friend Zone' has been added to the Oxford Dictionary
This is a very dark day.
and people wonder why i laugh whenever they try to go “YEAH WELL THIS IS WHAT THE DICTIONARY SAYS” because come the fuck on