• FuglyDuck@lemmy.world
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    6 months ago

    Because the pop culture references confuse people.

    They didn’t ban punny things outright, but asked they be broadly understandable

  • HWK_290@lemmy.world
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    6 months ago

    “Why are you trying to have the federal government come in and tell us what we can do in our own state? Prime example that the federal government is not focusing on what they need to be.”

    Bro needs to look up the meaning of the word discourage

    • Clasm@lemmy.world
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      6 months ago

      God forbid Federal Highway Administration or the Department of Transportation actually work on removing distractions along highways…

  • Zoboomafoo@slrpnk.net
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    6 months ago

    Discourage means: Make guidelines to follow for humourous messages, like “don’t make a reference too specific for everyone to get”

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      6 months ago

      Maybe is missing a second part, like “Jesus is watching you” or maybe “Patrick is watching you and he doesn’t like what he sees”.

  • The Snark Urge@lemmy.world
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    6 months ago

    If I can be a “14 year old deep thinker” for a moment, I truly believe that society would be thriving if we got rid of all the uncool people, but in order to create it you’d have to become pretty uncool.