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it's fucked that anxiety about Russia starting a war in Europe and a lingering cloud of potential economic meltdown triggers "oh at least we know we can ride this out, we've already played this game" reactions in my brain.

current events, gen x 

@djsundog Every conflict is different. Reagan and Gorbachev at least had some sense. Trump was possibly the loosest cannon we've had as president, and I'm not even sure what to think of Putin.

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@djsundog "All of this has happened before. All of this will happen again. So say we all."

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@nivex @djsundog And I just had a flash of worry that Putin would use a tactical nuke.

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@djsundog imagine how borderline millenials are thinking.

this ends poorly.

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@djsundog same brain same brain 😩

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@djsundog the string of nearly continual ‘oh so i guess we’re doing that again’ would be real appalling if it wasn’t also all so expected…

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