JOHN: i was so confused when that happened. JOHN: i was sure the other me knew so much more than i did at the time. JOHN: which is kind of true... but also kind of not? JOHN: like, if i traveled back here, and altered reality in a non time travely way, then why do i remember doing it? JOHN: did i just make some sort of stable retcon loop? JOHN: does that even make sense?? JOHN: i think i did the right thing though, zapping my other self out of there. JOHN: it was like... a retroactively preemptive continuity adjustment. JOHN: ... JOHN: retroactively preemptive??? JOHN: what am i even talking about. JOHN: this power is kind of complicated... JOHN: i need to be more careful.