references assertions in the news that for every dollar paid to men in the USA, women earn only $0.77. In the case of African American women that drops to $0.66 and for Hispanic women $0.58… (some background here)
feminist, cat lady
"These social justice bloggers need to calm the fuck down," said the young white male blogger, bewildered and angered by the idea that anyone could take issue with a world that suits him so perfectly.
— ayiman (ayiman.tumblr.com)
i really hate it when im reading a book and i picture the whole setting in my head a certain way and then the author mentions something which completely messes up the way i view the room or scene like a door on the left side instead of right or like a window which is only small instead of ceiling to floor or areas and landscapes on the road like cmon now i have to completely renovate the land in my head
"I’m a woman and I’m not offended by this, clearly it isn’t sexist!"
wow I didn’t realise you were the singular spokesperson for 3.5 billion people of different ages, races, religions, backgrounds, sexual orientations, social classes, and cultures, I’m so sorry
Do you ever listen to the start of a song and you don’t like it that much so every time it comes on your ipod you just skip over it and then one day you listen to the whole thing and you’re like WOW I HAD NO IDEA THIS SONG GOT THAT GREAT?!?!
Grizzly Bear - Deep Blue Sea
Hi guys! I wanted to inform you about this great thing that is happening!
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Only 28 hours left! Check this out and spread the word!
donate or signal boost, they still have about a fifth to go!
IF YOUDONT REBLOG YOU SUCK
Hey! This is pretty awesome, so I thought I’d share here. Even if you can’t donate, signal boosting the fuck out of this is important!
OUR WHOLE BRAIN IS CRYING.
False rape accusations are an anomaly.
True rape accusations are a norm.
You’re, quite literally, more likely to be killed by a comet than falsely accused of rape.
Your time will come. You will face the same evil, and you will defeat it.
Women are considered fragile but I’ve never seen anything as easily wounded as a man’s ego
— (via no-datee)
Britta Perry in “App Development and Condiments”