alwaysanoriginal: You know those book hangovers when you wake up in the morning after finishing the book the night before and the FIRST thing you think about is the book, and then you have all these feelings still and you don’t know what to do with them, and no one around understands, and it feels like reality is still moving around you but you’re stuck in that book hangover and still cannot...
En un lugar de Tejas: What the Death of the... →
fishingboatproceeds: tiredandinspird: “Canada is scrapping the penny, ending production of the country’s smallest unit of currency this spring. Finance Minister Jim Flaherty, whose department described the penny as a “nuisance” in budget documents, said the coin is now more… YES! Go Canada! I feel strongly about getting rid of pennies. Also about making the economy less stupid.
En un lugar de Tejas: notevenpoets submitted: →
artemistic: lipstick-feminists: Warning: I am a feminist and ahead lies a long, angry post. If either of those statements offend you, don’t read it. And maybe unfollow me while you’re at it because this won’t be the last time something makes me angry and I blog about it. Ok.
bonsmotsfrancais: to wander
The United States of America on college education
Student: I'm not going to go to college because I don't want to go into debt.
USA: YOU USELESS PIECE OF SHIT. YOU'RE GOING TO AMOUNT TO NOTHING YOU FUCKING SCUMBAG. YOU'RE THE REASON WHY MY TAXES ARE SO HIGH.
Student: I'm just going to attend a small community college instead.
USA: HAHAHA YOU WERE TOO STUPID TO GET INTO A GOOD UNIVERSITY. ENJOY YOUR MCDONALD'S DIPLOMA.
Student: I attended a four year university and received a diploma in a field I am interested in. Now I am $50,000+ in debt.
USA: YOU DUMBASS. WHY THE FUCK DID YOU GO TO COLLEGE WHEN YOU KNOW YOU COULDN'T AFFORD IT? YOU DIDN'T EVEN CHOOSE A USEFUL MAJOR EITHER. GOD PEOPLE LIKE YOU MAKE ME SICK.
Human beings took our animal need for palatable food … and turned it into...– Greta Christina (Sex and the Off-Label Use of Our Bodies) (via lesbianoutlaw) (via bubonickitten) (via queerandpresentdanger, sexisnottheenemy) (via konjum-mainakkale) This is such a beautiful articulation of human creativity! (via mayra-quijotesca)
En un lugar de Tejas: well, my darlings. time for... →
supey: asteriskos: viceprincipalpanch: thisnightmarewontlastlong: As a trans man, you would want to be flat-chested, yes? and i know you have one idea in mind already, right? just use ace bandages and it works just as good as any binder, right? wrong. See, many people…
8,200 Strong, Researchers Band Together To Force... →
Academic research is behind bars and an online boycott by 8,209 researchers (and counting) is seeking to set it free…well, more free than it has been. The boycott targets Elsevier, the publisher of popular journals like Cell and The Lancet, for its aggressive business practices, but opposition was electrified by Elsevier’s backing of a Congressional bill titled the Research Works Act (RWA)....
There is nothing in this life that can destroy you but yourself. Bad things...– Alexandra Monir, Timeless (via claim-yourself) I would agree with this except for the whole part where, y’know, there are things that can destroy your will and ability to fight back—and when those things are inextricably part of you, well, it gets tricky. (via visions-and-revisions)