The fact that we've all agreed to dedicate this day to Earth, Wind & Fire's mastery of groove is one of the rare truly beautiful things about the internet.


@pillowcat okay I keep seeing people say things about "earth wind and fire" and I have no idea what this is and I am confused

@pillowcat could I ask for a heads-up on what's on the other side of that link? context has me thinking it might be music and we Can Not Do music if it has lyrics, for complicated reasons

@pillowcat we just have an immediate, very intense, negative reaction to singing and i don't really know why but it's probably related somehow to auditory processing disorder stuff

@Felthry it's alright, everyone's different

wide appeal is different from (impossible) universal appeal

@pillowcat yeah I just feel kinda like we have to explain because it's such an unusual and very specific thing to have such a strong reaction to (it's in large part why we never click links without asking what's in them if they look at all video-y)

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