thighabetic: shutupmerlin: My grandmother grew up in this tiny village in Barbados, and she was the only kid in the village to have a cricket bat. She used to play with all the boys, but then they started stealing the bat every time she bought it out of the house and saying that she couldn’t play because girls shouldn’t play sport. So one day she invited them to come play cricket, then set...
yummyman: I love this ”new hairstyle” XD
thepensivebrony: “you shouldn’t be depressed, people have it worse than you” finally, after years of searching, the person with the worst life ever is found. formally, they are granted permission to be sad. but only them. only they have earned it. no sads for anyone else at all ever
The German government regards its years of outright racial wars with inexorable...– by Judith Goldstein This quote from one of my fellowship readings really stood out to me. As a German-American, the contrast between how Germany and how the United States deal with their pasts has always struck me as bizarre. Both nations have horrifying, violently racist pasts (and still deal with...
plot twist: yahoo buys tumblr and we get proper blocking features, lockable posts, a sent folder in messages/fanmail with a better interface, ability to search multiple tags, removal of the post and message limits, proper search engines for likes/archives and removing that bloody "reblog as a link" option.
/ðə wʊlf ænd aʊl/: tardispectre: A Nice Game for... →
tardispectre: A Nice Game for Cute Children!: michaonthemoon: yaoibutts: I love how potato in French is pomme de… michaonthemoon: yaoibutts: I love how potato in French is pomme de terre, which pretty much means “earth apple.” like what stupid frenchman saw this: … now. who read this in the french cooks voice from little mermaid?
The benefits of feminine privilege include having men pay for your drinks and...– Five Stupid Things About the Men’s Rights Movement - YouTube (via brute-reason) cmon tumblr, tip the scales back towards more thumbs up. (via stuckzippers) Considering that male privilege means paying for drinks “earns” the right to sex, somehow I don’t think having your drink bought for you is...
tessaviolet: rustyclanton: This is one of the most meaningful videos that I have ever seen. Please take time and absorb this. this is incredible.
I pissed off some teen age kid at a table I was...
Me: I'm sorry, I'll be back with the right plate
*as I turn to walk away*
Him: *talking to his friends* he's probably a homo, he's too distraught.
*i turn back to the table*
Me: you know, you shouldn't talk about the dude who's about to serve your food, right beside him. Also, learn the definition of homo, it's a root word that means, "man" in which yes I am a man, more of one than you will ever dream to be. So if you're intentions were referring to me being a homoSEXUAL as in MAN-sexual, which I am, then use a correct form of it. Now, sit there little boy, while this gay man goes to get your food for you.
*i leave and come back*
Me: here's your AIDs stuffed burrito you ordered.
His friends tipped me $20
A List of “Men’s Rights” Issues That Feminism Is Already Working On Feminists...– Autostraddle (via notaprincessdestinedtobeawitch) Guys. You need to read this. (via abaldwin360)
spazure: spyroshy: if we talk and we get really close and stuff and then for like a while afterwards I don’t make much of an effort to talk to you I’m really sorry That’s just how I function and its not because I don’t like you anymore or I don’t think about you I just forget a lot and want to be alone and I get wrapped up in myself and my life and I get distracted so I’m really sorry TO:...
As Americans, we have this naïve assumption that people all over the world are...– 10 Things Most Americans Don’t Know About America http://bananenplanet.wordpress.com/2012/07/17/10-things-most-americans-dont-know-about-america/ (via curlycherie) There are two areas where the USA is way out in front of the rest of the world: war and prison. The technology of killing is the main...
ambitious but rubbish: What To Do When You Have No... →
writingbox: Sometimes you want to write, but you have no plot ideas. Perhaps your fingers are itchy to write, you want to meet a submissions deadline, a character is bugging you to tell their story, or a single image, phrase, or scene is sitting heavy in your head. But you still can’t find…
tabikato: astutebiscuit: thekawaiiesturl: shaydee604: This is what happens when white guys listen to Indian music is this what guys do at sleepovers This is exactly what guys do at sleepovers I wish I were fucking kidding I’ve done pretty much this exact thing. ^^^^ It’s true man.
Why The Mandarin needed to be portrayed as he was...
fuckitfireeverything: or, why the MCU didn’t ruin your favorite supervillain. below the cut: Iron Man 3 spoilers, discussion of cultural appropriation, narrative arc, and analysis of how ridiculously, wonderfully meta the advertising scheme of IM3 was. Read More