DiCaprio and Mulligan, meanwhile, don’t seem like star-crossed lovers so much as...– People Magazine’s review on ‘The Great Gatsby’ (via aeferg)
I can’t understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I’m frightened of the...– John Cage (via stoweboyd)
What you say: I'm economically conservative and socially liberal
What I hear: Poor people can starve for all I care so long as I have weed.
vvtvrmom: I just looked outside to check the patriarchy and apparently it’s reigning men
invisiblechickens: read and hold a book however the fuck you want. crease it, bend it, flex it, crack the spine, fold the pages. reading is meant to be a joy, and you should be able to read the words. love the book and it will love you back. if some ass is giving you shit by telling you not to fold the book over when reading, hit them in the face with that book.
doctorwho: -justoldlight: I think there is a room in the TARDIS that is completely empty with the exception of items from each companion the Doctor has lost like a jacket of Rose’s or maybe Donna’s hat box and I think that sometimes he goes in there and just sits and stares at it all when he’s feeling sad. What room do you think would exist in the TARDIS? Write it, draw it, build it. Tag...
So tell me. How far can I walk on my own at night? How many metres, exactly, can...
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inothernews: Write gun control legislation. Pass gun control legislation. Before voting on gun control bill, try, if you can, to remember any recent examples in which guns have been used to kill innocent people. Acknowledge that it’s going to be hard to buck the pressure of the high-powered gun lobby, but not that fucking hard, dumbass. Consider if overwhelming public support for a particular...
The idea that intelligence is linked to English pronunciation is a legacy from...– Delalorm Semabia, 25, a Ghanaian blogger (x)
metallickah: unrealthings: batreaux: this is my linen closet, *shows you some towels* and this is my lenin closet *shows you communist propaganda* #Bed Bath and Bolsheviks #communism works on paper but not on tile or marble
acylates: if you’re a man and your reaction to a woman saying she wants equal rights is “so does that mean I can hit you now” maybe you should reassess your entire pitiful life
When public schools are judged by how much art and music they have, by how many...– Mark Naison, Fordham professor and social justice activist (via ethiopienne)
“Hey, do you mind if I tell you a story, one you might not have heard? All the elements in your body were forged many, many millions of years ago in the heart of a faraway star that exploded and died. That explosion scattered those elements across the desolation of deep space. After so, so many millions of years, these elements came together to form new stars and new planets. And on and on it...
thebase287: elizabitchtaylor: she wears short skirts, I wear t-shirts she’s cheer captain and I respect her right to wear whatever she wants and participate in traditionally ‘feminine’ activities because I understand that life is not about condemning another woman’s personal choices just because she doesn’t ‘deserve’ the boy i have a crush on if you sang this back to taylor swift i think...
photoshoppedreality: hussiescondensedevil: eating is so badass i mean you put something in a cavity where you smash and destroy it with 32 protruding bones and then a meat tentacle pushes it into a pool of acid and after a few hours later you absorb its essence and transform it in energy just wow That is the most metal thing I have ever read in my whole life.
When some cultural critics fret about the “ever-more-appalling” YA books, they...– Sherman Alexie, Why the Best Kids Books Are Written in Blood (via hithertokt)
there’s literally nothing stopping you [from doing this thing that costs money]– people with money. only people with money
actofrebellion82: dreaminginspanish: mocha-cookie-kill-yourself: Toni Morrison Takes White Supremacy To Task Few intellectuals have waged a public battle against white supremacy and patriarchy like Toni Morrison. Morrison has both examined and challenged systems of domination throughout her intellectual life. With her novels, essays, and interviews she has taken critical looks at the...