On Having Figured Out the Twist
fishingboatproceeds: “Why, for example, do the great writers use anticipation instead of surprise? Because surprise is merely an instrument of the unusual, whereas anticipation of a consequence enlarges our understanding of what is happening. Look at a point of land over which the sun is certain to rise, Coleridge said. If the moon rises there, so what? The senses are startled, that’s all. But...
Aristotle: We are what we repeatedly do.
Plato: Well then I guess I'm YOUR MOM
Plato: *high fives Socrates*
spanishprostitutes: videohall: The Lion King Rises
animationtidbits: penciltests: “Tarzan” 1999 I remember posting this a few months back, but I recently found a more complete version. It’s about twice as long as the one I posted originally. I can’t get over how much I love this scene. Tarzan - Jane by Ken Duncan Best. Scene.
People talk about sexual assault like it’s a bad habit that men have.– Jon Stewart (via junehymn)
watching movies: fall in love with villain.
watching tv shows: fall in love with villain.
reading books: fall in love with villain.
Why 6-Year-Old Girls Want to Be Sexy |... →
feministgaze: Interesting article from Live Science on the sexualization of girls as young as six. The article focuses on how parents, media, sports and even religion may impact how young girls wish to dress and present themselves. This isn’t about slut-shaming, this is about helping girls, prepubescent girls, understand that they are not, do not have to be, and should not be sexual objects....
I've found such a huge picture of Tom, that you...
coolbeansandtimemachines: say-it-from-the-rooftops: I mean… look at this o_O oh my GOD
Hillary Clinton on what designers she wears:
oppressionisyucky: dobbaaa: dauphinemoreaux: hobomclacey: thisgingersnapsback: Interviewer: Okay. Which designers do you prefer? Hillary Clinton: What designers of clothes? Interviewer: Yes. Hillary Clinton: Would you ever ask a man that question? Interviewer: Probably not. Probably not. boss bitch ily lol shut DOWN. well-played, hillary hillary for god maybe if everyone just keeps...
niceshootingsweetheart: Can we just appreciate the fact that this is the first Olympics where every country has allowed female athletes to compete like that’s really amazing
beingnerdtastic: i wish people courted like birds do like if some guy fancied me he would dress up in bright colours and dance to get my attention
Shannon Hale: Why boys don't read girls... →
shannonhale: When I do book signings, most of my line is made up of young girls with their mothers, teen girls alone, and mother friend groups. But there’s usually at least one boy with a stack of my books. This boy is anywhere from 8-19, he’s carrying a worn stack of the Books of Bayern, and he’s excited and…