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anonniemouse ([personal profile] anonniemouse) wrote in [community profile] tf_talk2015-04-09 12:58 pm

continued Thatfucker discussion

Since we've been kicked off FFA for the week, please feel free to continue the anon discussion here. Apologies if this is a big flop - I've never made a DW community before!

The rules are vaguely the same as they are over on FFA. Please refrain from being too much of an asshole, making personal attacks, posting identifying information or engaging in transfail.

ETA: If there's information you'd like to see archived (journal/blog posts related to Andy, etc.), please dump it here and link to it from the main post for discussing.

(Anonymous) 2016-11-11 05:03 pm (UTC)(link)
Andy's pushing unsourced data in the wake of the election in an attempt to make everyone feel better. I keep seeing this post on my dash and not one [Citation Needed].

Closing in on 25,000 notes.

http://andythanfiction.tumblr.com/post/152994793892/the-data-is-out-now-and-i-know-youve-seen-it

(Anonymous) 2016-11-11 05:25 pm (UTC)(link)
This is such a weird way to try to 'comfort' people, like it is just so freaking tonedeaf?? Like yeah, we didn't have 100% voter turn-out, but nearly half of the people who DID have the time, opportunity, and motivation to vote did vote for Trump.

Like, technically, statistically speaking, this is correct, but it feels like he read a book on statistics in science reporting and decided that science = social politics.

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Social media

(Anonymous) 2016-11-17 02:42 pm (UTC)(link)
Andrew is back on Twitter at @thanfiction and on Instagram as Andythanfiction. There isn't really anything of note there that I can tell--i didn't comb through it meticulously since I just got into work--but i thought other anons might want to keep an eye on it too.

Re: Social media

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I just went through Andy's Instagram (haven't had a chance to watch the videos yet). He posted that same "only 8% of the country hates you" thing on there and has been talking a lot about "being a tree by the river of truth" (i.e., using cosplay to make a political point). Andy says that he's learning Russian and has a bunch of Russian followers all of a sudden. He wants to use Stucky to make a point about LGBTQIA equality in Russia, and he's getting some mileage out of equating Trump with Hydra.

Are Andy and Meg sharing a bedroom with bunk beds, or are the bunk beds in his own room?

Red flags that are repeating themselves:

Post-election, he invited any random people in the Richmond area to come hang out at his place with booze and kittens. When Andy lived with his parents, he often used Tumblr to invite literally anyone over for food and fandom activities. This is a quick and easy way to draw in some new targets, especially given the post-election emotional extremes that many people are experiencing.

He posted a picture of a Wal-Mart receipt for things that he had to buy for school and lamented that he now had no money to attend VA Comicon "unless [tagged person] knows a magic money tree or a way to get free tickets." He subsequently made a couple of posts tagged #vacomicon, but I don't think he was actually there, so it didn't work this time.

He's emphasizing that he just naturally looks like his favorite character of the moment. (For example, posting about how he doesn't wear a wig; he just grew out his hair to cosplay Bucky.) He's also begun posting things to cater to what he calls "fan thirst". While I'm glad that Andy is becoming more comfortable with his body, his history makes me uncomfortable with this. Even more so with fictional characters involved.

He's promoted DAYD a couple of times. This wouldn't bother me, except that he built his second cult of personality around it.

All of this is pretty funny to me, given that just a month ago, Andy said on Facebook that he has "no real interest in maintaining the big public persona fandom thing."

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(Anonymous) 2016-11-22 01:08 am (UTC)(link)
"I'm less afraid of a Tangerine Theoden than I am his cabinet of Wormtongues and their army of Orcs." (https://www.facebook.com/thanfiction/posts/1243584622329977?pnref=story)

OFFS.

(Anonymous) 2016-11-22 01:12 am (UTC)(link)
"Changing requires self-examination, admitting you're wrong, and eating some crow. None of those, shall we say, are his strongest suits."

LMAO

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On Reagan = Trump

(Anonymous) 2016-11-24 10:01 pm (UTC)(link)
This popped up on my dash today and I reblogged it at first without checking the username of the OP. (It's been a long Thanksgiving.)

I know there are a lot of people terrified of a Trump presidency for a lot of reasons, but some of the most vibrant horror I’m seeing is coming from young queer people. These people were in middle school or grade school when Obama was first elected, when Glee came on with its revolutionary act of portraying a blatantly Disney-saccharine gay love story. RuPaul and Ellen are huge tv stars, Sulu owns Facebook. RENT is a musical theatre standby performed in high schools. Marriage equality and bathrooms have been their biggest fights. So this? Looks like the apocalypse.

It’s not. Within my lifetime, a president laughed at hundreds of thousands of people dying of AIDS. Within my lifetime, that was a death sentence, not a footnote on a Grindr profile. Within my lifetime, “transsexuals” only existed as cruel punchlines. The only trans guy I had even heard of at 19 was from a movie about him being murdered. Ellen was a pariah who had lost her show for coming out. Being gay was career suicide if you were anything but a hairdresser. It was automatic dishonorable discharge from the military.

This is not saying Trump couldn’t undo a lot of that. But not all of it. And even if, EVEN IF he did? Queer people survived. Flourished. Got to where it is now. And where it is now includes a younger generation who will not go back, and in another 20 years, will be the CEOs, the senators, the governors, the president.

If you don’t give up.

Don’t you fucking dare give up.


http://andythanfiction.tumblr.com/post/152929991772/i-know-there-are-a-lot-of-people-terrified-of-a

I feel so dirty.

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How old was he during the AID crises? Was he even born? There is no fucking way. He is 30? He wasn't even born OR just born when Regan was president so his entire memory of what happened is bull shit of the highest order.

I am in my late 50s. I remember going to a funeral a day for friends who died of complications due to AIDS (No one ever died of AIDS). I remember marching. I remember wearing a red ribbon until it was nothing but threads. Holding auctions to help our community. I remember friends who could not be with their partners because they were not family members and the families didn't want the gays around.

And I was in my early 20s when I did that.

No. He doesn't get to pontificate upon the graves of my friends and loved ones. Fuck you Andy.

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(Anonymous) 2016-12-05 06:00 pm (UTC)(link)
https://www.instagram.com/p/BMiRnVBDhB2/?taken-by=andythanfiction

All of Andy's instagram is interesting, but this video in which he needs a new Cap is particularly loaded. Also, Andy now has Russian fans?

(Anonymous) 2017-01-06 12:23 am (UTC)(link)
This made my skin crawl and I'm having trouble articulating exactly why.

Aside from reading here I've not been following Andy's antics since he moved away from Tumblr so I haven't really seen any recent photos of him but yikes! It seems the years are finally catching up with him, he's not looking good *at all*.

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"Brand new ink done by @scott13parsons at #enigmatattoo in #RVA today; custom #biomechanical that I've actually wanted long before I cosplayed Bucky. I'm a builder and a maker, and my most important project is myself."

https://www.instagram.com/p/BPOadGSDmzQ/?taken-by=andythanfiction
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Andy and the Scientology Model

(Anonymous) 2017-01-19 04:30 pm (UTC)(link)
I've been watching Leah Remini and Mike Rinder's documentary series on eaving Scientology, and it's amazing how much the COS and Andy's cults operate on similar lines. There's the cutting out family members and friends who refuse to conform, of course. But also the slow release of information and the way the stories change over time the deeper in you get. Scientologists don't get to the Xenu story until they're in way too deep to imagine leaving, much like Andy with his Mindhole. Andy claimed to be trying to 'help people' and insisted that his followers were fighting huge cosmic battles, which is also how the COS draws people in; it presents itself as a way to better the world. And then there's the fierce punishment for minor sins, like the way Jordan "committed suicide" to punish Diamond.

I wonder if Andy and done any research into how cult leaders control people. I don't know how available any of this information was when he first started up, so he might have very well just come to this through some kind of gross innate instinct. Either way, I find it really scary.

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I made a similar comment to this after watching the documentary 'Holy Hell'. I've also noticed that Andy's MO is very similar to that of the Final Fantasy VII cult. (More details here: demon-sushi.com/warning/index2.html )

Honestly, it was going down the rabbit hole that was learning about BoE that propelled me into studying cults as a hobby interest.

One thing that I have noticed in my casual studies is that almost all cults operate the same way, to an eery degree. And while there is some overlap ('Going Clear' discusses how LRH was involved with a Satanic group for a while, and 'Helter Skelter' acknowledges that Charles Manson took Dianetics courses, for example) for the most part, it appears that most cult leaders seem to come up with the same tactics independently of each other. It's just a pattern of abuse that is common among the personality types that become cult leaders. It's like abusive spouses; most wife beaters don't learn up on tactics for how to abuse their wives, they just figure out on their own. From what I've read, most cult leaders are like that, they just figure out how to manipulate people through trial and error and keep at it. It's just coincidence that they all come up with almost the same tactics.

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Several articles about Gasligthting have been published

(Anonymous) 2017-01-31 09:37 pm (UTC)(link)
And I find this one interesting as it pertains to some questions that have come up about Andy more than once.

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/here-there-and-everywhere/201701/are-gaslighters-aware-what-they-do

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Manson particularly focused on Chapter 7, “Let the other fellow feel that the idea is his”.

This reminds me so much of that post of Abbey's where she talked about hating Twilight.

(Anonymous) 2017-01-31 11:27 pm (UTC)(link)
has anyone watched The O.A.?

I highly recommend it - it's quite captivating and brilliant and the whole way through me and a friend were freaking out, feeling like we were watching an interpretation of Andy's whole nasty shtick.
The ending is unexpected, but if there's a season 2 I can see already how my theory could still be valid - at any rate, it's definitely worth a watch, especially for those of us who have followed Andy's pattern of abuse and manipulation a while.

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i did watch it, but didn't think of it in an andy schema at all, so it's kind of disturbing to view it through that lens now. that oa is not a pure being, but a perfectly natural manipulator, who spins unreal tales to draw people in and abuse them :(

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Actually-- Mod would you be willing to delete or edit this post? I'm retroactively uncomfortable with having posted the link to the photo, since it involves a minor. Might still be worth discussing, but I feel like I shouldn't have linked it directly.

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Andypdate.

(Anonymous) 2017-03-21 10:48 am (UTC)(link)
I'm making this is a separate post from above because the last post was one OP didn't feel comfortable with. I thought rather than comment, I would make a new post, should a mod decide to lock the above.

I've gone rather silent, since I'm deeply uncomfortable with Andy involvement. I brought forth concerns here anonymously, but the backlash and the privacy lockdown that ensued have me very wary of what information is known to whom (and therefore, identifiably me) and what information he simply hopes we *think* is private. I guess here is what I can comfortably say:

1. Andy still thinks he is too big for his art school britches and has nothing but complaints about having to take art classes.

2. I personally have no reason to believe he is currently trying to build a cult again. I worried he was when I initially posted about his Bucky cosplays, but I think the heat caused him to back off. I will admit here that the definition of a cult that I see used in Andysphere is not one I fully understand, but I think it is used here to mean one person controlling many people, and I do not think he is aiming for that any longer. If that changes, or if I am proved wrong, I will not debate it, but I actually really do believe his cult-building days are, at least currently, over.

3. He is, however, still rampantly abusive, in ways I cannot elaborate on, and I apologize for that. If this point is simply viewed as gossip, I understand.

I apologize how vague this update is, but I wanted to give you what I could.

-Watch

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I know there's more serious stuff here (and you're sounding pretty frazzled, Watch; I really hope you're ok) but I can't help but be amused by someone in art school being annoyed at having to take art classes. Why BE in art school if not for that purpose? You do it because you want to learn to be as good an artist as possible. It's not like an MBA where you stoically tolerate the classes because it's likely to lead to a lucrative career.

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Does anyone know how CFC is these days? We haven't spoken since Andy essentially chased me out of her life, but I still think about her and worry.

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(Anonymous) 2017-03-25 03:31 pm (UTC)(link)
Hey, someone's posted a free ebook about a cult leader who's in jail for running an Andy Blake style roleplaying cult. (White Wolf RPG, maybe?) I thought it might be of interest here, but I also don't want to go off-topic??? (Since it's tf-talk, not douchebag-talk.)

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No worries, anon - it would be fine to share this and have a thread discussing similarities/contrasts with Andy's behavior.

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(Anonymous) 2017-03-26 10:58 pm (UTC)(link)
Thanks mod! Made new thread.

Here's the link (https://gumroad.com/l/wjZrT)! It's called Cultiples #1.

Differences between this guy and Andy: this seems to be a religious cult around roleplaying? So maybe not fandom. (I guess unless we find out what kind of RP it was. I guess I was wrong about the White Wolf thing, sorry!) Also, this guy looks like he got jailed, maybe pretty fast.

I wonder why this guy got arrested fast, while Andy hasn't? Is it because his victims were kids? Because things got more physical? Was this guy just dumber? What do you guys think?

Weird they're both FTM though. Is that a thing? I guess it's just maybe a weird coincidence... o_o

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I'm not FTM, but I am in the LGBT community and spent a lot of time constructing elaborate (and sometimes unhealthy) fantasy worlds as a child and teenage.

Disclaimer: Simply being trans or gay doesn't make anyone abusive or a cult leader. I think this is pretty obvious.

Having said that, the stress, social rejection, and/or self-loathing that COMES WITH being trans or gay can induce pathological behavior or unhealthy coping mechanisms. Just think of about some of the elements that can go along with those things:

1. Secrecy - You learn to conceal big, stressful secrets from those around you.

2. Lying - If you're not out, you're probably lying to someone (perhaps even your closest friends and family) about some element of your life or personality. Some people take this a lot farther than others. Some lie to maintain their safety; others lie out of pure self-loathing. Point is, you can get very good at lying to people if you do it long enough.

3. Self-loathing/compensating for self-loathing - I don't think this needs much explanation. Some self-loathing people compensate by reconstructing themselves in their own minds or the minds of others, which can lead to...

4. Wishing you were someone else - You don't have to be LGBT to do this, but it sure helps if you're not comfortable with your identity. In regards to Andy, I still don't think he has a stable self image to this day. He seems to latch on to fictional characters or public figures and adopts their physical/personality traits. I think he probably STARTED to do this because he wanted to escape his own identity, and then realized he enjoyed deceiving people, getting attention, and generally fucking with others this way.

5. Escapist fantasies - I'll bet my house that gay and trans are massively more into fandom than straight and cis kids, statistically speaking. Fandom can be great, but it can also get really toxic. Some people in fandom go so far that they rationalize that "all stories are true in some alternate universe", "I'm in contact with X on the astral plain" or "I was X character in a past life", and proceed to live as though that's actually the case.

6. Feeling powerless/craving power - If you're unable change this "horrible" thing about yourself, some people can develop an intense need to control SOMETHING. Other people are one obvious choice. If you have issues surrounding your masculinity, that probably isn't going to help if you're sort of person who craves power to begin with.

Dial these things up to 10, throw 'em in a blender, and you have a recipe for some really bad (possibly dangerous) behavior.

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(Anonymous) 2017-05-04 10:33 pm (UTC)(link)
Am I the only one who finds Andy's instagram feed completely chilling? It reads like some elaborate in-joke at other peoples' expense. And then there's just the fucking odd personal pictures, like this.

https://www.instagram.com/p/BTXJ_tag7yt/?taken-by=andythanfiction

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Occasionally, but only because I'm looking for it. I find most of his posts pretty innocuous. I imagine there's a lot more going on over facebook.

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Andy is still So Extraordinary!

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From his Instagram - the story of him getting hit by a car:

"I went home to get a piece of paperwork and on my way back, the thick line of parked cars on either side of the street hid an oncoming vehicle and I hit it. I saw it like .02 seconds before impact and it was just enough to cover my face, drop my shoulder and kind of roll into/with it. The point of my shoulder hit the windshield, vape in my pocket and the side of my thigh got the fender, and I rolled off, onto my knees, and up again. I've been checked out by an ambulance and they confirmed that I literally did get away with nothing but some minor scrapes and a bruised shoulder. The worst damage was to the car."

He saw an oncoming car and he rolled into it, and then off, and then got up immediately! Just like Bucky! The car was more damaged than he was! I guess getting hit by a car is nothing to the man who took a Claymore to the chest.

Srsly: I have no doubt that it was a frightening accident and I'm very glad he wasn't hurt. But his description is still over-the-top, look-at-how-awesome-I-am humblebrag.


https://www.instagram.com/p/BS5BB04g-J_/?taken-by=andythanfiction

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That is horrible, and I hope he really is okay. But yes: I think that nails the tone of his whole instagram. It's all a studied humblebrag, when it's not an outright brag.

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Hiding in plain sight

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An anon sent this to TB from Andy's Facebook:

http://theteablogger.tumblr.com/post/160517547302/an-anon-sent-me-this-facebook-post-of-andys-from

It really is amazing how he never stops hiding in plain sight and thinking that by changing his spots fandoms, he can get away with it.

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Does he imagine all his followers are stupid? D:

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The next fandom Andy stretches a tentacle into will be Riverdale, and he and his redheaded cosplay partner will do Jughead/Cheryl.

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Noooooo DO NOT WANT. D:

I can see it, though. Especially with Jughead's tendency towards the dark side.

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Just idle curiosity, but what on earth IS "draping for the theatre"?

https://www.instagram.com/p/BUJWJ-SgFJ3/?taken-by=andythanfiction

(Anonymous) 2017-05-21 05:24 am (UTC)(link)
The draper takes the costumer designer's sketch and through the manipulation of cloth and other materials, move the costume from 2-d (the sketch) to a totally realized 3-d costume or that is what they drilled into me at school.

Signed a draper

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(Anonymous) 2017-05-30 09:03 pm (UTC)(link)
Several of Andy's instagram posts have me actually concerned for the cats. I know they were brought up when they were first adopted, and Meg assured everyone that they would be cared for. But after noticing a few recent instagram posts where they seemed to be surrounded by trash, I decided to dig through them a bit more.

I want to preface this post by giving a disclaimer so no one who lives in a cluttered environment feels shamed. I don't think this level of mess in itself is startling or unusual for two busy students. I know for busy people, spoonies, etc, it can even be hard to talk yourself into taking a shower, much less cleaning, and you have my love and support. My issue is with those who have dependents. If you are too busy, tired, or pained to pick up papers on your floor, you at least know you're not likely them. Cats are very curious, prone to pica, and while the cats seem happy and well-loved, I'm not sure Andy or Meg could afford surgery if one of them did something like swallow plastic. I think of my family as very neat, but I still had a cat get into some plastic when I was young and eat it, requiring surgery.

I don't think any of these photos themselves are, say, startlingly unhgyienic. In fact I think most people end up with some clutter sometimes. But since Andy's instagram posts are curated, and it crops up so often, I think it's safe to assume the cats are generally surrounded by trash.

https://www.instagram.com/p/BSwfp6EAfU9/ - Max fell off the ladder, and is laying in a pile of papers, towel, tissues, cords, and something that seems like food? (the red thing)
https://www.instagram.com/p/BSuv3c6gnmI/ - Andy petting Furiosa. There are some bits of paper on the floor. Again, this needs to be considered in context, because it alone isn't that disconcerting.
https://www.instagram.com/p/BSh2lfDgVHk/ - photos showcasing both cat faces, and a very dirty floor.
https://www.instagram.com/p/BROYbvWAHRk/ - Andy is holding Furiosa. Again, the floor isn't alarmingly dirty, but in context of how consistently it is messy in photos, and one generally wants photos to look good, I imagine we're seeing the best of it.
https://www.instagram.com/p/BRbijrBgIyS/ - Furiosa has something that is lethal to cats. Andy takes photographs and uploads it to Instagram. The floor is very dirty.
https://www.instagram.com/p/BR8T0_kgeoV/ - Andy posts about stepping on a pastry tip that has been left on the floor and bleeding. There is a red solo cup on the ground as well.
https://www.instagram.com/p/BS6Mk-6Avqo/ - Andy captions a photo by referencing Max's tendency to chew on things that are around.

I'm sure the cats are well-loved and fed. They look happy and healthy in photos. But this kind of environment is really not good for animals. KQ, if you can see this and if you have the time, I would appreciate your thoughts.

Also of minor note: Andy has ignored a model's request for a photo of her to be taken down. https://www.instagram.com/p/BTuqWNigzXW/
Since I think her privacy should be respected, in case he does finally take it down, I decided to repuload only her comment with the name blacked out here as evidence: http://i.imgur.com/Nf7XrZr.png

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FWIW, here's Andy's pic of "Furiosa's stash": https://www.instagram.com/p/BOAtClUAa-g/?taken-by=andythanfiction

That is absolutely normal cat behavior; sometimes they get ahold of things no matter how careful you are. I have no doubt that Meg takes extremely good care of the cats, but she can't be at home with them all of the time. (Nor should she be.)

I do question Andy's trustworthiness with animals based on his history, particularly the rabbit and the mouse that died of neglect in his care. Andy works with a lot of needles, pins, thread, etc., all of which are very attractive to cats. I am incredibly careful with all of my sewing supplies, but I've still had a couple of close calls with my cats. Andy does not seem to be so cautious, judging by the pictures.

Do some cats thrive in far more messy and chaotic places than that apartment? Yes. Does that make it a good idea? No.

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TF included in Daily Kos article on famous fandom wanks

(Anonymous) 2017-06-07 09:46 pm (UTC)(link)
The saga of TF is saved for the end:

https://www.dailykos.com/story/2017/5/27/1666326/-Books-So-Bad-They-re-Good-Bad-Fans-Bad-Fandom-and-C_______-C_______-s-Laptop

Shared it with a friend who wondered why people always leave out Andy's pre-LOTR fandom history as VoyagerBabe. Is it because it's just simpler to skip it?

I also saw that post-election "comforting" post of Andy's turn up on my dash again recently. Presumably making the rounds now for Pride Month?

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(Anonymous) 2017-06-08 03:42 pm (UTC)(link)
two of his cult members/disciples/friends were murdered by an angry ex-boyfriend.

Errors like this are part of the reason that Andy so easily wriggles out of it even when new friends/targets find articles about him. All he has to do is point to that and say, "See? They obviously have no idea what they're talking about!" I do like that people are still writing publicly about Andy, but I wish they would fact-check more carefully.

(Anonymous) 2017-06-20 11:47 pm (UTC)(link)
He's changed! He's really changed!

Oh, not in any huge way. But the myth of "I am a first time writer/artist/cosplayer and I'm just naturally this good at it immediately" has been swapped out for a fresh new origin story: "I've been making costumes since I was 7 and decided I wanted to be a fish tank for Halloween."

Why? Well, because he has a Patreon, of course: https://www.patreon.com/Andrewblakebucky

Which in itself is a repeat of his older pattern (anyone remember his writing course? or his "pay me to teach you how to live on a budget" thing?), but let's not get hung up on technicalities.

(Anonymous) 2017-06-22 12:55 am (UTC)(link)
Ok so he is trying to raise money to build more costumes.

His reward is the pattern he made for the arm?

Do you know how many free versions of that arm there are? I looked a lot.

Bets to when he gets bored with it and he wanders away.

Andy's Instagram

(Anonymous) 2017-06-24 09:45 pm (UTC)(link)
Teablogger posted a new entry covering Andy's Instagram and how he's still engaged in some of his old fandom behaviors despite claims from him to the contrary:

http://theteablogger.tumblr.com/post/162180703892/andys-instagram

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Jesus.

How old is he now? He's been at this for something like 15-20 years, right?

Do you think he ever intends to actually stop? Like, when it's all blowing up and people are dropping out of whatever group he's formed, but then he doesn't know any other way to get the control he craves over people so he starts it up again? Or is he always planning his next incarnation?

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Well Andy, this sure is creepy as shit - TW for sexualized child-related content

(Anonymous) 2017-06-27 08:11 pm (UTC)(link)
***Reposted in correct area. Sorry for the duplicates, my brain is foggy as hell today.***

Apparently Andy is a fan of underage fetish videos, or at least the fetish videos of someone claiming to be underage.

Here's his YT channel. Check out the latest liked video:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNyf8Kx9cKaFoyglWgjGgyQ

The video in question is linked below (notice it's age restricted - that's what we call a fucking red flag). Be warned this is clearly a fetish video/channel. Although there is no explicit sexual content or nudity, and the person in this video claimed to be underage when this was filmed:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RFwR8z8kAbA

The description:

just finished some brownies and playin around

Im only 13

Even if that little factoid in the description was missed, the title of the channel is "Fatkid jiggle". Not Fatman, not Fatwoman, not Fatguy or Fatgirl, but KID. The videos are age-restricted. The two other videos on this channel are nearly identical. This isn't a one-off on a regular kid's channel. They have only ever uploaded fetish content.

You'll also notice the comments are chock full of creepy adult fat fetishists and feeders.

In light of the nature of that channel, the "playin around" passage above probably refers to masturbation. Lovely.

I have ZERO problem with adults who enjoy this kind of content, provided they are looking at videos of other consenting adults. This is not that. Even if the person in question is of age, the person who uploaded it is clearly trying to present this as video of a 13 year-old kid. There's zero reason to do that unless you get some kind of sexual thrill out of watching half-naked 13 year-olds jiggle and caress their body parts.

I can't believe I'm about to post this sentence: I honestly thought Andy was better than this. Even with all the shit he's done and all the abuse he's dished out, I never thought we'd see this from him. Remember when he claimed he doesn't have sex with women who shave their pubic hair because it reminds him too much of children?

I'm taking bets on what the excuse for this will be. Is Andy the victim of yet another hacking? Did someone else like the video with his account? Was he looking for fetish videos of adult women and accidentally watched and liked a video of an minor? Was he trying to support a young person's journey to body positivity? If so, he and Onision should hang out. They've got a lot in common.

It's unfortunate that the previous video Andy liked (one of only five, three of which are fanfiction-related) is of a four-old gymnast.

See Andy, even if your enjoyment of that video is totally innocent, the fact that you're watching and liking underage fetish videos on youtube makes that look really sketchy. When you do creepy shit, people are going to think you're a creep. It is known.

WTF, TFTalk. What the fuck.

***NOTE: That channel should be reported to Youtube. I've already done it. I have (censored) screenshots of relevant content, so should the channel be removed (or should Andy's channel be removed, or should he "unlike" the video), the evidence will be preserved.***

Re: Well Andy, this sure is creepy as shit - TW for sexualized child-related content

(Anonymous) 2017-06-27 08:35 pm (UTC)(link)
My guess is that he'll claim he watched it as an art reference for his chubby character (forget the name) in his Harry Potter fic.

Honestly, given that you can't see much but belly in that video, I'm gonna guess it didn't matter to him that the person in question was supposedly male (or underage, which is the real fucking problem). He was attracted to Reese, after all. That and Andy's never made of a secret of the fact that he prefers thick and/or fat bodies. If you really have a thing for large bellies, and you're a creepy piece of shit, it may not matter to you if it's the belly of an prepubescent boy you're jerking off to.

This video doesn't meet the definition of child porn, but I would be leery about Andy being around kids after this. Think about the search terms you'd have to enter to even find that. There are a million actual porn sites with content like this that are required by law to confirm everyone is of age.

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the longer andy's hair gets, the more he makes me think of tommy wiseau.

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