So I bought some stuff to make chocolate roses with right (don’t tell, Fontaine!) and so I buy two things of skewers, and on the packaging it’s all fancy plastic and the label is all “all our products go through high quality control” and I’m like really for skewers, for sticks, quality control really?
Help send me back home to Jersey! →
tankmonster: tankmonster: Hey guys, those of you who have been following me for the past year know generally what’s going on in my life. In July of 2011, I attempted suicide and was hospitalized for a few days. Shortly afterwards, my mother suggested I spend a week in Brazil with family to “clear my thoughts.” I was under the impression that I would be gone for A WEEK, so I packed a few...
music asks are cool.
1: A song that makes you feel happy
2: A song that makes you feel sad
3: A song that makes you feel badass
4: A song that makes you feel angry
5: A song that makes you feel in love
6: A song that makes you feel heart broken
7: A song that makes you jump in excitement
8: A song that makes you think about life
9: A song that makes you cry
10: A song you find boring
11: A song you listened to too many times and got sick of it
12: A song you love
13: A song you hate
14: A song that makes you dance
15: A song that makes you sing
16: A song that gets stuck in your head
17: Your favorite song
18: The last song you listened to
19: The song you’re listening to now
20: The first five songs on your ipod
21: The first five songs on your ipod on shuffle
22: A song from your childhood
23: The song you want to die listening to
24: The song you last sang
25: A song that brings up good memories
26: A song that brings up bad memories
27: A song that you can fall asleep to
28: A song that makes you scream when you hear it
29: A song that makes you feel pumped up
30: A song you wish everyone would listen to
31: A song you haven’t heard in a long time
32: A song you can always back to and listen to and fall in love with it all over again
33: A song with a story behind it
34: A song that’s starting to grow on you
35: A song you’re starting to get sick of
36: The song you’ve listened to the most
(TW: Rape, Rape culture)
versatilequeen: versatilequeen: scooterpiebanana: versatilequeen: I am still waiting for MRA’s to acknowledge that the patriarchy which facilitates the rape of women is the same patriarchy that forces men who are raped to feel “emasculated,” dehumanized, and ashamed, and thus prevents them from reporting their abusers. It’s the same damn thing. So, when your activism for men’s rights...
A Biopunk Manifesto →
On a monumental mistake
dearcoquette: This spring I’ll be graduating college. It’s taken 5 years, three degree changes and tens of thousands of dollars in loans before I found something I’m passionate about. I’m slowly realizing I’m not passionate about it, though. I took it because it was easy and just thought-provoking enough to let me fool myself into thinking it was challenging. I feel like I’ve made a monumental...
reverieofb: icegrill: brainfried: remember when lil wayne said “real g’s move in silence like lasagna” that shit fucked me up and then i realized the “g” in “lasagna” is silent i was like “damn……” i brought this line up once and my friend said “yeah wayne go off u ever notice when u eat lasagna its pretty quiet there’s no crunching or chewing” i was like my nigga omg its back
Well, I mean, what the fuck are we around for if there’s no hope for that? Do...– Junot Diaz’s response to the interview question, “Do you think there will be a matriarchal revolution?” (via thebardofavon)
Make Kat's dream come true for Luna Sea's The End...
mindscalpel: Hi all, I would be very grateful if you kind folks could help and make my dear friend Kat’s dream come true. She is a huge fan of a Japanese band called Luna Sea. She’s loved them since she was 13, and Luna Sea is a huge influence in her life. So it would be a huge deal for her if she could win this contest. It would be nice to make her smile and make her day… in fact, her year, if...
and this is why i'm anti beating (TW)
freshmouthgoddess: there is a saying in Haiti the only way to handle a Haitian is with a stick … because we react with so much violence towards one another .. it was not uncomon to hear about beatings that ended kids lives .. ” she died he parents beat her with power cables ” when youmlive in household where the wife and children are getting beaten there is no glory in that we teach...
ouyangdan: defira85: How to train you brother: Feminist edition Sibling came stomping out of his bedroom, muttering under his breath. Apparently, while playing SWTOR, he noped the fuck out of Alderaan altogether (rather than, you know, closing general chat) because people were discussing who they thought the hottest nerd girl/character ever was and he was so disgusted with the comments (which...
I really need your help.
tranqualizer: angrybrownbaby: Hi Tumblr folks! As you know I said that today I had a horrible day. This morning, as I was going to take my kids to the aquarium, I saw my car was on stands. Someone stole the tires and rims off my car. It’s going to cost me about $1000 to get all four done but Baby Daddy gave me $500. I don’t have the $500 since I live paycheck to paycheck (being in school...
We all need to stop saying white people "can't"...
searchingforknowledge: And i am dealing with that accordingly. I will go round them thru them over them under them. And those few who actually wanna change, then yeah, with them. But otherwise? i have little to no expectations. Cause they WONT change the system that benefits them.
nitanahkohe: swiftwings: sipala: white female classmate: *grabs my hair* wow this is so beautiful, how long have you been growing this? is it part of the native american culture??? me: do you know what it means to count coup? white girl: no… me: in general it’s when you touch an enemy and walk away unscathed, it’s understood as a kinda symbolic kill. *slaps hand out of my hair* there, i...
Much of what we assume about the movies is off the mark. It’s time to redraw the...– The Story of Film: An Odyssey, Mark Cousins. (via tapiocanaif) I highly suggest anyone who is interested in film and film history to watch this (available on netflix instant in the US), especially for people of color who are into film because Cousins does a pretty great job actually at putting a...
This week's lunches
a mess of: - rice porridge - couscous - chicken stock - garlic and onion seasoning - cheese mixes which won’t get used otherwise - hummus - corned beef I am trying to vary my diet you see. Normally it’s just rice porridge and cheese and corned beef.
7 deadly sins. put one in my ask.
Lust: Something that I find attractive.
Pride: Something that I like about myself.
Sloth: Something that I dislike about myself.
Envy: Something I wish I was better at.
Gluttony: One of my favorite foods.
Wrath: Something that gets me angry.
Greed: Something I can’t get enough of.
Sina Weibo introduces "Rage Face" emojis, a la...
blockedonweibo: Major breaking news everyone: Sina Weibo introduced this month a new series of emojis (you know, those popular smiley face images that are found in many text messaging apps), bringing up the number of unique animated gifs that you can embed into your tweets to nearly 300. What makes these curious are they fact that they aren’t your typical, cutesy 可爱 emoticons (even a pile of...
maybethings: missl0nelyhearts: iapetusneume: lightsaurora: hey-its-tsai: alldolleddown: iamsofreakingfetch: And it’s always the same 2 blue eyes comparisons. The ocean or the sky. Like come on at least be creative. His eyes were as blue as the blue liquid used in commercials for Always Pads. Blue as the water of a toilet after the cleaning lady poured in Scrubbing Bubbles Her...
We have all heard the maxim “If you do not love yourself, you will be unable to...– Bell Hooks, All About Love (via beaucoupshade)
omg I might actually be able to finish this DC Heroines overskirt tonight?! It matches my DC Heroines corset :D Hopefully it works out well and the overall effect looks good when I’m done.
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I started my business in 2008 when I was just 8 years old. I liked to find...– Maya’s Ideas Eco-Friendly Accessories and Clothing by Maya Penn — Kickstarter powerful work by a girl of color! support if you can!!! :D (via illegalplumpudding) BOOST AND SUPPORT (via poc-creators)
Imagine you’re at a party. A guy offers you a drink. You say no. He says “Come...– The art of “no,” continued: Saying no when you’ve already said yes. (via 2ition) “Why can’t you take no for an answer?” is one of the most powerful questions you can use in a social situation: suddenly, it’s your harasser’s manners on trial, not yours. Say it in the mirror. Say it to assholes. Say...
10 Things You Should Know About Slavery and Won’t... →
blackraincloud: quixxotica: oxfordcommas: Consequently, here’s my top-10 list of things everyone should know about the economic roots of slavery. 1) Slavery laid the foundation for the modern international economic system. The massive infrastructure required to move 8 to 10 million Africans halfway around the world built entire cities in England and France, such as Liverpool, Manchester...