angryfuturerobot:

adamcgrathsfalsefinger:

Janelle Monae for the next Bond song.

Janelle Monae for next Bond. 

 

Reblogged from odeathly.

boywhoblocked:

I’m sure a lot of you already read XKCD but this is very very important.
"Defending a position by citing free speech is kind of the ultimate concession; you’re saying that the most compelling thing you can say for your position is that it’s not literally illegal to express."

boywhoblocked:

I’m sure a lot of you already read XKCD but this is very very important.

"Defending a position by citing free speech is kind of the ultimate concession; you’re saying that the most compelling thing you can say for your position is that it’s not literally illegal to express."

 

Reblogged from aka14kgold.

thekidshouldseethis:

Maple trees + good timing + basic chemistry = maple syrup. But Science Friday takes us behind the scenes of maple syrup research to show that there’s much more to it than that. While the tradition has been to tap fully grown wild trees – commercially with lots of plastic tubing – recent experiments at University of Vermont’s Proctor Maple Research Center have found that harvesting from the cut tops of juvenile trees might yield 5 to 6 times per acre, surprisingly without harming the young trees.

Lots of questions about this one: What are the other differences between the farm vs forest model of growing trees? Does this new process affect the local birds or creatures underground? What do these young trees look like in 20 years? What questions do you have?

File under: food, trees, and how things are made.

From Science Friday.

 

Reblogged from youmakenosense.

carlyisaround:

sanitaryum:

The Captain America/Puerto Rico pic  AND Marvel’s majestic response

BAM.

 

Reblogged from theashleyclements.

allthingseurope:

Urchfont, England (by vintage 1953 & wackymoomin)

Needs more Darcy.

allthingseurope:

Urchfont, England (by vintage 1953 & wackymoomin)

Needs more Darcy.

 

Reblogged from youcroft.

skylark11:

beverlystokes:

policymic:

"Masculinity is a trait, not a gender"

In an effort to both allocate space for and document the existence of masculine women, photographer Meg Allen created a powerful series of portraits for an exhibit at Cafe Gabriela in Oakland, Calif.

Entitled BUTCH, Allen’s series not only represents genderqueer women for a broader, heteronormative audience, but reaffirms butch identity within the queer community at a time when “butch flight,” or gender transitioning, is arguably becoming more and more commonplace. It is, as Allen says on her website, “an homage to the bull-daggers and female husbands before me, and to the young studs, gender queers and bois who continue to bloom into the present.”

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These are some good looking folks

This is all I have ever wanted to see. My butch friends may sometimes get “Why don’t you just become a man?” in the same way folks would tell me “Why don’t you just be a butch lesbian?” Because masculinity and gender identity are two totally separate bubbles, that for some become a venn diagram, and for others, coexist peacefully inside of us.

Two things can exist independently, and coexist peacefully. Gender identity and masculinity/femininity/androgyny.

hng

 

Reblogged from youmakenosense.

Since her death in 1979, the woman who discovered what the universe is made of has not so much as received a memorial plaque. Her newspaper obituaries do not mention her greatest discovery. […] Every high school student knows that Isaac Newton discovered gravity, that Charles Darwin discovered evolution, and that Albert Einstein discovered the relativity of time. But when it comes to the composition of our universe, the textbooks simply say that the most abundant atom in the universe is hydrogen. And no one ever wonders how we know.
 

Reblogged from hexgoddess.

lordoftheinternet:

some thoughts are so private that you only share them with a therapist or 17,000 people on the internet

pro-choice-or-no-voice:

look-who-youve-become:

Oh my gosh I need to stop looking through the pro-choice tag because all it does is make my angry and so so sad for those people who don’t even realizing that they’re killing a little tiny human. :(
The only thing that makes it better is knowing that Jesus is holding them and loving them and there’s still a chance for those here on earth.

Lmao

-Peach

True story: my friend got pregnant and told her 4 year old son she was going to have a baby & he would be a brother. When she asked what he’d like the baby to be he answered “a kitten”. So maybe OP thinks we’re all 4 year old boys who think it possible to be pregnant with a kitten?