Our DIRTY WORDS #4 [COMMUNITY] is now out in the world, so if you haven’t already got yourself one, here are all 130 pages to give you a taste of what you’re missing:

However, this release is far more than the beautifully designed Figma report by Manuel Dilone, you’ll also get all of the below for your $30 and it’s also important to note that 95% of all revenues are shared between the 30+ contributors who created the report and funding future collaborative releases:

OK, enough shillin’ … on with the links. This month’s Supplement Soundtrack comes c/o the cool cats at POOLSUITE™ with a sublime Moon Beats  mixtape:

And while we’re on the topic of audio, did you know you can listen to all issues of the Supplement via the Substack app — perfect for your sunlounger, workout, or commute 👍






💀・final word

  • We’re lovin’ this takedown video — based on their actual AGM minutes 🍔


We give 200 $PRTN for any link posted in our Discord that makes the Protein Supplement. So, a big shoutout to the following folks, we’ll be in touch shortly to sort your tokens:

maartenwalraven#6758, G3m#8906, zhiganov#9725, paktin#1699, gursharan#1051, Super_Fiction#8602

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