Doomer is a variation of the Wojak character that is typically characterized as an early 20's male who suffers from depression and has a bleak outlook on the world, in contrast to the 30 Year-Old Boomer. The character is often discussed on various 4chan boards in the context of mental health, drug addiction, economic strife. That character would also become associated with the "Doomer," appearing in some subsequent threads about Doomers. On November 19th, , an anonymous 4chan user posted an image titled "The 24 Year Old Go-Getter",  described as a person who moved on from a Doomer way of life. The Go-Getter shares multiple similarities with the Bloomer. Doomer Girl or Doomerette is a female Wojak -Oomer character with black hair and dark eyes wearing a black sweatshirt and a choker. A female version of Doomer, the character was created in early January and gained popularity online, particularly on Facebook and Twitter.
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How will Democratic candidates respond to the crisis of climate change? Over the course of two early August debates, the front-runners outlined their ambitious plans to save the future. Joe Biden promised to gather world leaders to raise global emissions standards, and hugely expand infrastructure for electric vehicles. In most cases, Yang frames his UBI as an initiative to revitalize forgotten or left-behind communities, but his answer on climate last night cast it less as policy intended to catapult America into an internet-age Elysium and more as a way to mitigate a Yang-prophesied dystopia, in which artificial intelligence and automation puts Americans out of jobs just as rising waters swallow their homes. Trigger warning: This post gets pretty weird, starting now. What is this ambiguously ironic, endlessly shifting kaleidoscope of abject nihilism and new or forgotten world-remaking political tendencies? So what do doomers actually want? Marianne Williamson, bless her heart, might suggest that they want a vision of the future they can believe in, and probably also the love and respect of other human beings. But barring that, they want 1 a complete restructuring of a society they reject, and, barring, or perhaps in addition to that, 2 , financial security and freedom from the obligations of that society.
A doomer is someone who believes in doomerism , a philosophy and mindset that believes global problems —including but not limited to ecological exhaustion , such as overpopulation , peak oil , climate change , and pollution —will inevitably cause the collapse of civilization , significant human population die-off , and potentially lead to eventual human extinction. Doomers tend to express feelings of despair and hopelessness about their own lives. The term "doomer" was reported in as being used in early internet peaknik communities, notably on internet forums where members discussed the theorized point in time when oil extraction would stop due to lack of resources, followed by societal collapse. Doomers of the mid-aughts subscribed to various ideas on how to face this impending collapse, including doomsday prepping , as well as more contemporary feelings of resignation and defeat. Canadian Doomer Paul Chefurka hosted a website where he encouraged his readers to eat lower on the food chain, modify their homes for the apocalypse, and to consider not to bring children into the world. Notably, unlike modern doomers, some of these peaknik doomers did not subscribe to such fatalist strategies. Army Ranger Chris Lake, when writing recommendations on how to survive the societal collapse, suggested that doomers "adopt a positive attitude," because, as he put it, "Hard times don't last, hard people do.
Top definition. A more enlightened update of the incel. Where the incel is chronically alone, and projects his hatred onto women, the doomer has accepted his equally alone fate without resentment. Instead of bitching he listens to Radiohead on evening walks. Usually in his 20s, the doomer is typically unemployed or doing a dead-end job , tormented by unrequited love, and alienated from most of the population; and this sense of personal aimlessness and despair seeps into his views on the world in general.