I’d push Gloria Steinem off a bridge for some sex right now.– Christina is my personal Jesus. (via liquidiousfleshbag ) god I love you (via isabelthespy)
2 police turn in their badges yesterday after...
leonineantiheroine: occupyallstreets: #occupydenver confirmed report: one police officer with tears in eyes said “I can’t do this anymore” and walked away from line standoff. upside down day. wtf? love. Wow.
His mind was indeed my library, and whenever it was opened to me, I entered...– Villette, Charlotte Brontë (via aninsufferableknowitall)
What becomes a serious lady most? A Nobel Peace...
ACE FREHLEY BOOK OUT TOMORROW. My KISS phone rings in tribute. (Leaving it to you in my will, @ChristyKaracas) http://t.co/dEumecjc
"Editor’s note: Letty is the mother of Abigail... →
maura: Well I guess that’s one way to ensure you get the dirt. Or obliquely reference the insularity of the women’s movement. YOUR CALL. srsly.
Charlotte Bronte’s zine: http://t.co/ehRgMh8i
This $1,195 desk is BLOWING MY MIND OUT THE WINDOW It is like having a desk that is a hidden staircase for doing magic made by a WIZARD. (more here) I MEAN LOOK AT THE LIGHT THAT SWIVELS OUT. AND THE CUBBIES. DEAR GOD, THE CUBBIES. You could put a kitten in each one to look at you.
There's no news in fear
I had a whole post written about sexism and racism at OWS and Slutwalk, with a particularly gleeful dig at a person who works my nerves but I’m setting it to draft. It’s just more words when words are kind of the problem, words from people like me and our thinky thoughts. Imitations of Drowning Fear of drowning, fear of being that alone, kept me busy making a deal as if I could...
But part of being a good debater is recognizing when you’re in a debate and when...– Midwest Mountain Mama for reaaaaaallllllll. (via champagnecandy) REALLY REALLY REAL.
You don’t want to start setting up another rule book, like: “This is how you’re...– She has an annoying wonderful ability to say things I think with a directness that’s out of my grasp. Also, she will go to random lectures on almost any topic with me, which is the quality I most love in every human. She went upstairs to do Yoko’s “Scream” piece at MoMA even...
Thank you, everyone who has inquired. We are home from the hospital. I will bring her back tomorrow or Monday to see the renal specialist. If her numbers aren’t better they will admit her. She has a severe infection and one of her kidneys is failing. They hope as the infection gets better, her kidney might improve. She got really sick like this once almost 10 years ago, but she is so old,...
Women who are fat are said to have ‘let themselves go.’ The very phrase connotes...– “Letting Ourselves Go: Making Room for the Fat Body in Feminist Scholarship,” by Cecilia Hartley (via clairvoyants) Today at the animal hospital with Monster, even through the panic and fear about what’s wrong with my little life companion of the past 18 years, I felt self-conscious about my...
Following Charles Dickens on Twitter, which is the natural endpoint for every technology I encounter. If only Dorcas Lane had an account.
FINALLY GETTING SNOW FOR MY BIRTHDAY
TRICKS AND TREATS: RETURN TO INNOCENCE →
From 11 year-old Ruby Karp: “NOTE TO PEOPLE WHO MAKE THESE COUSTUMES: we are not 25. We are 11. Start making costumes like it. AND FAST.” Although she never goes along with my ideas for matching costumes.
I call bullshit. The areas around the bridge see up to 10 THOUSAND trucks a DAY...– Midwest Mountain Mama: Misguided Protests Organizing against truck traffic was the beginning of an environmental justice movement in my community that has gotten waste transfer stations closed, won a ten-year battle against a power plant, forced the declaration of a superfund site on a local...
How Audre Lorde's philosophies and the video game... →
I havent even followed the link yet and that’s pretty much the sentence of the century.
Jen: Oliver told me today that if he had to choose between me and his dad,...– The truth of friendship revealed at Murder Mystery Dinner.
Last night I had this image of someone going to a party and when asked what she...– #I’mmyownbestaudience #asIhavelearnedatmyreadings #it’sactuallyfunnywithoutthe”re”too
I want to taste dark water and see crackling trees and wild winds.– Egon Schiele (via squidinahat)
People! what is that GLoria Steinem quote about change beginning with two people talking, or something like that? Help me, hivemind!
But now American bands such as Liturgy, Krallice, Absu, Leviathan, Wolves in the Throne Room, and Inquisition have left a fair amount of the pageantry behind—not to mention the violence — “The Dark Arts: How to approach black metal” by Sasha Frere-Jones, The New Yorker, October 10, 2011 A tattoo artist raped his girlfriend using tattoo tools above a near West Side tattoo parlor,...
Oakland cops attacking medics: http://t.co/bKZ4GE1U
DIRECT FLASHBANG ATTACK ON MEDICS →
ijustkeepwaiting: At 3:20 you can clearly see the police throw a flashbang at medics trying to help the fallen protesters. This is sickening. How long do you think you can get away with this for? You fucking monsters.