30 Day Book Challenge Day 01 – Best book you read last year Day 02 – A book that you’ve read more than 3 times Day 03 – Your favorite series Day 04 – Favorite book of your favorite series Day 05 – A book that makes you happy Day 06 – A book that makes you sad Day 07 – Most underrated book Day 08 – Most overrated book Day 09 – A book you thought you wouldn’t like but ended up loving Day 10 –...
The world is not full of Attractive People and Unattractive People. It’s full of...– Kate Harding (via Bon-Bon)
When a family is struck with tragedy — like the family of Joplin … let’s say if...– Eric Cantor explaining why Republicans won’t help natural disaster/Joplin victims without more budget cuts. Also strangely, he’s describing a situation that argues for Health Care Reform since people don’t have unlimited funds they deserve to die when they run out. -Joe (via stfuconservatives) ...
The letter J does not appear anywhere in the...
Well John, if they are not going to make a distinction between Muslims and...– Aasif Mandvi on The Daily Show (via ordinaryrevolutionary) SNAP (via whatsajuthika) Ice burn. (via fussyfangs) Will someone give this man an award? (via mendmyheart) 1000 points. (via mehreenkasana)
Rick Scott, Florida's "pro-life" governor, vetoes... →
stfuconservatives: boehnertroll: “Pro-life,” my ass. Don’t they get it? If they were pro-life, they would be for the lives of the already living. Instead, they’re just anti-abortion and anti-child. Why can’t they see that in themselves? Disgusting. Fuck off, Scott. Oh yeah. Once you’re out of the womb and safe from an abortion, you are on your fucking own, babies!
Our memories can be very unreliable. We like to think of them as indelible...– Gina, In Treatment, TV Series (via dwnthrbbthl)
You know, Paul, one of the… confusing things about emotional injury in families...– Gina, In Treatment, TV Series (via dwnthrbbthl)
gorda: The Revolution Will Not Be Televised -...
Met him today in a bookshop. Chatted; totally swooned. XD
Between the hours of 6am and 11pm Fox News repeats... →
stfuconservatives: Except for Shepard Smith, who’s 2 one-hour blocks were talking point free.
Forgiveness is having given up all hope of having had a better past.– Anne Lamott, Operating Instructions (via psychotherapy)
Private school kids set fire to public school... →
msavignon: Speaking of class struggles: some high schoolers at Saint Ann’s (Pre-K through 12; tuition starts at $22K/year) decided to set fire to P.S. 29’s playground. From NYMag: Max Layton, the son of film distributor Charles Layton, is one of the kids accused. His lawyer helped set up a $50,000 fund to fix the playground after the damage. The response to this gesture is almost more...
STFU, Conservatives: Not cool Urban Outfitters,... →
imakeshinythings: One of my lovely customers sent me a message today with this link. And here is my United/World of Love line: My heart sank a little bit. The World/United States of Love line that I created is one of the reasons that I was able to quit my full-time job. They even stole the item name as well as some of my copy. I’m very disappointed in Urban Outfitters. I know they...
Life insurance is something that you pay a premium for and, if you have an...– Robin Marty, at Care2.com, responding to a Kansas lawmaker’s assertion that getting pregnant from rape is as inconvenient as a spare tire and an event for which women should carry insurance. (via cognitivedissonance) The next step in rape culture: if you can’t afford an abortion, it’s your fault...
My end of the world confession: I let the dogs out. It was me.– FB friend
Home from work; I am defeated.
Recorded myself singing Rolling in the Deep
mynotsodarkpassenger: allisaurous: mynotsodarkpassenger: allisaurous: Only tempted to post it because in the end my cat join in and it’s adorable. but I don’t think I could handle the embarrassment of you guys seeing me sing. Allison I need to see this. Please! Hahaha Melissa one person wanting to see it is not enough power to get me to post it. It would take at least 20 people for me...
What If Black Women Were White Women? →
stfuconservatives: This is a tough but incredible read. Sample: ““Beauty tar potion” would become globally popular to get the “black look.” “Dove” would be replaced with a black soap called “Raven” to help exfoliate the skin and bring out subtle hints of melanin. “White female features would be declared violent. Their “jagged” thin lips, “knife sharp” noses, and “harsh” jaw lines would be...