make me basic

Wowowowow this is incredible!

lover of the light

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Recently a friend of mine, in her own
loving nature, called me “basic”. I’ve heard this term used in pop culture, but I’ve never been called “basic” before so I never cared to know what it means in this context.

Naturally, I decided to turn to Urban Dictionary to find out

According to this wonderful website, basic is “an adjective used to describe any person, place, or activity involving obvious behavior, dress, or action.” When I read this definition aloud to a friend who better understood its meaning she explained to me that someone who is basic conforms to stereotypes; she then provided me with the example of a basic white girl. The picture she painted was a girl wearing nike shorts and a big t-shirt speaking in abbreviations while sipping her Starbucks frappuccino.

When used this way, a person who is basic is unoriginal. A copy.

I still was…

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