forceofaragingriver: once one of my friends moms told me flat-out my face was lopsided and uneven. i had never thought of it that way before. this normally amazing, feminist, and strong woman told her daughters friend that her face was lopsided. i understand that you may have been wanting to boost you daughter’s self-esteem (that was the discussion in the car at the time) but you don’t insult...
blueaugustsuns: *the angel then shakes your face and whispers* “isms are all systems of oppression, and the reason why the dictionary definitions are different is because oppressors created those definitions, you fuckstick”
mynameiswells: hidden-agender: bmoburns: bmoburns: wherehaveyoudoneit: Oh my gosh, I just love how this commercial ends. >.< The vagina just attacks it and goes super fast. XD Too cute. guize, does anyone remember this video? Here I was expecting something cissexist and/or rape culturey…but this is actually quite wonderful. :D the music
Hogwarts + Star Wars = UChicago the actual subject line of an actual email from the actual university of god damn chicago you guys
No one is going to give you the education you need to overthrow them.– Assata Shakur (via ethiopienne)
queermisandry: yes! you’re right! it shouldn’t matter that you’re white, poc, cis, trans*, straight or queer! BUT IT FUCKING DOES!!! AND INSTEAD OF IMAGINING WE LIVE IN A BEAUTIFUL AND NON BIGOTED SOCIETY, DO SOMETHING TO IMPROVE THE BIGOTED SYSTEM WE LIVE IN AND STOP ARGUING WITH OPPRESSED GROUPS ABOUT HOW IT ‘SHOULD’ BE PERFECT. MAKE IT HAPPEN!!!
dickfaerie: my favorite activity is pretending that i can sing
something about institutionalized discrimination...
during the Red Scare, there were a lot of things it was dangerous to be: foreign, poor, an artist, and for some reason, gay. so, let’s talk about that reason. gay people were super in the closet, and if people knew you were gay, you could be considered an enemy of the state, a danger to society, automatically labelled as a leftist or a spy, and denied work just about anywhere. ...
You want me to be a tragic backdrop so that you can appear to be illuminated, so...– Warsan Shire (via rhodic)
typeanomaly: When you pick up your knitting and accidentally yank the needle out of ALL THE STITCHES.
brodingershat: I don’t really submit things to people, but, I just thought this was a perfect comparison of you, and your fans. I’ve seen the first half of this gif before and I always thought the cat was freaking out- because of that face it makes before it turns, hahaha- but now it looks like it’s giving him a kitty hug.
I want to spend an entire day using onomatopoeia...
theknittyditty: “Leonie, how are you feeling?” “Squash, woosh, pop, rushhhh.” Fucking words that sound like the noises they make, man. I love it!!! related to the word that I only know how to spell because I paid close attention to “hey arnold” when I was a kid, is there a word for words that sound like what they mean? like, not the sound they make, but what they mean. like,...
thenerdfighterkid: slydig: tsarbucks: slydig: dont be mean be median or mode damn math fandom bloggers shut up we have a good range of jokes
hapabap: like I don’t get why people shit on feminine crafts like i saw where there cookies should be, but there were no cookies, so I made some and thus they were i’m taking all this flat stuff and this stringy stuff and i will shape it into three-dimensional objects that will cover my nakedness with fabulousness that i created myself in doing these things, you become mighty you become a...
Crying does not indicate that you are weak. Since birth, it has always been a...– Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre (via arpeggia)
butasparrow: touchmypopsicle: it’s kinda funny how when you get older you start to enjoy the things you hated as a kid like taking naps and getting spanked the second one was kind of unexpected but no one is disagreeing
Why aren't more people freaking out about the new...
mynameiswells: monetizeyourcat: dancepunksnotdead: You know, the one that gives housewives/full-time mothers a pension— wages for housework? It’s ONLY A HUGE VICTORY FOR FEMINISM, SOCIALISM, AND WOMEN OF COLOR. Not a big deal or anything. Tumblr is mysteriously silent about this. http://rabble.ca/columnists/2013/05/venezuelas-new-labour-law-best-mothers-day-gift holy shit! you guys...
castiel-is-wonderful: sionainnlindsay: castiel-is-wonderful: WAIT HOLD THE FUCK UP IS ‘MRS’ JUST MR’S LIKE BELONGING TO MR OMG Mr comes from the French monsieur, which I think literally translates as ‘my lord’ and basically just means master, and Mrs comes from maistre which is the feminine form of master, so actually—for once—no. This was an extremely relevant comment and I thank...
ron-swansong: I want donuts at the most inconvenient times. when my friend was a chubby second grader, his teacher convinced him for weeks that he had won a donut factory in a random drawing. just a fun fact.
bigstupidbaby: there is a simple answer to everything and its usually no
What Books Did You Read in School?
fishingboatproceeds: (Like, in say AP English or your freshman in college lit class.) I am asking because we are thinking about the future of Crash Course and stuff. Okay thanks.
Some men who want to compliment random women on the street are genuinely good...– Why You Shouldn’t Tell That Random Girl On The Street That She’s Hot » Brute Reason (via brute-reason) ^^^^^^^^^^^^ (via misandry-mermaid)
pattinsin: i actually have a fashion taste that is completly different from what i actually wear but i dont have enough confidence to wear what i really want to wear I also don’t have enough money
march-tember-one-teenth: moclachanbhernard: geekgirlsmash: ilovecephalopods: adamflayman: my dashboard is 90% depressive posts but it should be 100% baby squid posts let get this squid party moving along everyone needs more baby squids on their dash! here’s more baby squids!! and some baby octopuses because they’re cute too! A baby cephalopod post isn’t...
thatisalargebaby: teenage girls are fucking mocked for liking things that are marketed towards them and for them then when theyre sick of being shit on for that and try to like things not specifically “for them” they get shit on for “pretending” and they cant win at all its a lose lose situation being a teenage girl