Why Tumblr Fandoms Are Like Internet Poets

"My daughter has been acting strange the past few months," wrote a parent n Yahoo Answers recently. "She's always on this website called Tumbler. ... Sometimes she says strange things like "my feels" or "my cries." ... Yesterday she was crying because of shipping. Is shipping some kind of drug term or a cult? I don't want my daughter involved in negative things like this."

Don't worry, was the general consensus of respondents to the worried father. Your daughter's not in a cult — she's just in fandom.

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Next time you guys visit and make fun of the 1D or Kristen Stewart tag remember you're laughing at our generation's Shakesphere or Angelou..