Westerners are fond of the saying ‘Life isn’t fair.’ Then, they end in snide...– Barbara Alice Mann, Iroquois woman (via cultureofresistance) How many fucking times did I/we hear this as a child? (via shannonnagig) my father (European by birth) said this to me hundreds of times. (via jewelweed)
Confession: I sometimes avoid saying things I...
people find it far easier to forgive others for being wrong than being right.– J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince (via shelleyinawelly )
inzalygizmo: noethematt: inzalygizmo: I want to party with these people at Common Grounds. Getting drunk and convincing people to let me punch them in the face sounds fabulous. Oh god yes - get them to invite you and then drag me along somehow xD I’ll flash them and flatter them with my canine knowledge. Apparently, that’s what gets them going. Well, I can’t imagine any...
inzalygizmo: I want to party with these people at Common Grounds. Getting drunk and convincing people to let me punch them in the face sounds fabulous. Oh god yes - get them to invite you and then drag me along somehow xD
Why hello there Four Roses single barrel, yes I do...
Oh how I would love to be the security guard at the Jeffersonian in this episode of Bones… Easy job with benefits, plus the ability to attention lectures. On everything. Forever.
After a long day, you just want to go home and shove the closest edible thing...– “TOP TEN SIGNS YOU’RE AN ADULT” by Almie Rose (via roguemonster) I HAVE NEVER HEARD SO MUCH TRUTH IN ONE STATEMENT OF ADULTHOOD. THIS IS MY LIFE. (via becauseiamawoman)
Occupy Oakland has got to stop using Oakland as its playground.– Mayor Jean Quan said at a late evening press conference as officers in riot gear were still lined up against demonstrators in parts of downtown. - Reuters (via brooklynmutt) (via logicianmagician) Uh….
I also just realized...
I’m going to go from the extreme of constantly being around people - for the past 5 years - to living in an apartment, possibly with 1 or 2 roommates, which is essentially the opposite of socialization. Going to be a rough transition methinks….
I really don't care about being right,...
This is the first time I have been able to form that thought in a cohesive way, but the moment it came to my mind, it rung as true as the breath in my lungs. I have always said, I prefer to lead people to the information, to simply be a facilitator of discussion. And this… this single, grammatically scarce statement is the reason why: my individual “rightness” means very little,...
Make… my own… bourbon? God I wish
The pace of life I prefer is probably unattainable...
But really, why does everything have to be such a fast turn-around, race to the finish-line? I’d rather take things slow, work a bit here and there, with plenty of relaxation in-between. Quality of life hasn’t REALLY improved if I have to live in a rush-rush-rush world - we just have more stuff and die of different things… not more happy.
Things are as they are. Looking out into it the universe at night, we make no...– Alan Watts (via black-wolves )
mohandasgandhi: Could you even imagine what would happen if NYPD Chief Ray Kelly forced recruits to watch a documentary about how there’s a Jewish conspiracy in the United States and all Jews are trying to “take over?” Seriously, think about that for a second. Ray Kelly would be fired immediately. Public figures are fired all the time for issuing even moderately anti-Semitic statements, even...
Why do I feel more and more like doing nothing the...
We accept all girls in kindergarten through 12th grade as members. If a child...– Rachelle Trujillo, vice president for communications of the Colorado Girl Scouts, responding to a story about a transgender girl who was allowed to join the Brownies. (via dumbledoreisabamf)
lord of the flies in a nutshell
ralph: we need a fire
ralph: guys we need a fire
ralph: we really need a fire guys
ralph: a fire
ralph: WE NEED ONE
jack: i have a better idea let's kill everything
Drinking OJ out of a Great Lakes glass... like a...
In the hot countries the human being matures in all aspects earlier, but does...– -Immanuel Kant, Physical Geography 1802 lol that’s cute kant, real cute. (via derradiokopf) hehehehehehehehehe (via sonofapritch) LOL Kant the Cunt. (via thegoddamazon) Racist Cunt. (via masteradept) further studies in “why many POC are skeptical (at best) of European-based thought...
State of the Union... that time of the year where...
Its probably kinda sad that I still go out of my...
I have always had this view about the modern education system: we pay attention...– Dalai Lama (via dailylettuce)
TMI tuesday ask me personal, sexual and... →
It was true that I didn’t have much ambition, but there ought to be a place for...– Charles Bukowski (via ticktockdeathclock) FUCKING THIS (via positivelydisintegrating)
the world: hey man we've got some really serious problems like global warming and mass economic failure and riots and genocide and aids and cancer and your healthcare system is shit so maybe we should get to work
US government: sit down I have to stop people from sharing things online
US government: also pizza is vegetables