What the Death of the Canadian Penny Says about...
fishingboatproceeds: tiredandinspird: “Canada is scrapping the penny, ending production of the country’s smallest unit of currency this spring. Finance Minister Jim Flaherty, whose department described the penny as a “nuisance” in budget documents, said the coin is now more trouble than it’s worth. The Royal Canadian Mint will stop distributing pennies to financial institutions in the fall...
alwaysanoriginal: You know those book hangovers when you wake up in the morning after finishing the book the night before and the FIRST thing you think about is the book, and then you have all these feelings still and you don’t know what to do with them, and no one around understands, and it feels like reality is still moving around you but you’re stuck in that book hangover and still cannot...
kitpocket asked: 1, 33, and 52 :D
*looks at self in mirror*
me: wow i'm hot
me: wow nvm
I am posting my sexuality. Reblog and tell yours.
ladyofinsanity: gabbyv23: fryings: tuhpinkavenger: mrfreelow: snugglesthescribe: echo-pony: Biiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii *le gasp* I never knew that! *hugs* Asexual GAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY Homosexual Seadweller. I MEAN. pans/questioning? Pansexual Short answer: Lesbian. Long answer:...
55 Reading Questions
1. Favorite childhood book?
2. What are you reading right now?
3. What books do you have on request at the library?
4. Bad book habit?
5. What do you currently have checked out at the library?
6. Do you have an e-reader?
7. Do you prefer to read one book at a time, or several at once?
8. Have your reading habits changed since starting a blog?
9. Least favourite book you read this year (so far)?
10. Favorite book you’ve read this year?
11. How often do you read out of your comfort zone?
12. What is your reading comfort zone?
13. Can you read on the bus?
14. Favorite place to read?
15. What is your policy on book lending?
16. Do you ever dog-ear books?
17. Do you ever write in the margins of your books?
18. Not even with text books?
19. What is your favourite language to read in?
20. What makes you love a book?
21. What will inspire you to recommend a book?
22. Favorite genre?
23. Genre you rarely read (but wish you did)?
24. Favourite biography?
25. Have you ever read a self-help book?
26. Favourite cookbook?
27. Most inspirational book you’ve read this year (fiction or non-fiction)?
28. Favorite reading snack?
29. Name a case in which hype ruined your reading experience.
30. How often do you agree with critics about a book?
31. How do you feel about giving bad/negative reviews?
32. If you could read in a foreign language, which language would you chose?
33. Most intimidating book you’ve ever read?
34. Most intimidating book you’re too nervous to begin?
35. Favorite Poet?
36. How many books do you usually have checked out of the library at any given time?
37. How often have you returned books to the library unread?
38. Favorite fictional character?
39. Favourite fictional villain?
40. Books I’m most likely to bring on vacation?
41. The longest I’ve gone without reading.
42. Name a book that you could/would not finish.
43. What distracts you easily when you’re reading?
44. Favorite film adaptation of a novel?
45. Most disappointing film adaptation?
46. The most money I’ve ever spent in the bookstore at one time?
47. How often do you skim a book before reading it?
48. What would cause you to stop reading a book half-way through?
49. Do you like to keep your books organized?
50. Do you prefer to keep books or give them away once you’ve read them?
51. Are there any books you’ve been avoiding?
52. Name a book that made you angry.
53. A book you didn’t expect to like but did?
54. A book that you expected to like but didn’t?
55. Favorite guilt-free, pleasure reading?
Anon on. GO!
Update: 11 year old trans girl lost appeal →
transawareness: The above article is an update. Her mother went to appeal to keep her out of the psychiatric ward and lost. She will be institutionalized because of her expression of her gender. She will be held until she conforms to male gender and then released to foster care, not her mother who was supporting her. Please, if you haven’t signed the petition, sign it, reblog it, ask your...
Sexually Frustrated Thursdays
saiyuchan: I’M CERTAINLY NOT STARING IN YOUR DIRECTION, MEI CERTAINLY NOT NICE GIFS, BY THE WAY
kit-pocket: mayra-quijotesca: detective-crescend: kit-pocket replied to your post: TELL ME WHO YOU SHIP ME WITH TELL ME TELL ME TELL ME I WANNA KNOW omg you mean Mayra My name is Harley and I am bad at being discreet Oh my. *starts fanning self* Mayra we’re a pairing isn’t it amazing It is! ^ ^ I’ve never been shipped over the internet before! It’s exciting! …Do...
detective-crescend: kit-pocket replied to your post: kit-pocket replied to your post: IT’S REAL IT’S…
detective-crescend: kit-pocket replied to your post: TELL ME WHO YOU SHIP ME WITH TELL ME TELL ME TELL ME I WANNA KNOW omg you mean Mayra My name is Harley and I am bad at being discreet Oh my. *starts fanning self*
Santorum called Obama the n-word on television....
ladyofinsanity: lord-of-cannons: chenisthebestkitty: fuzzybagels: queernonymoose: btgwpersonalblog: zorascreation: kyssthis16: nom-chompsky: steviemcfly: On a completely different note, I’m in a good mood. I drank tonight without smoking, I’m acquiring a taste for wine, and goodnight kiss. whaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaat Wait, what?!?!!?!?!? WHERE!?!?!?!??!?!?! HE DID...
Mayra: Cave to peer pressure and get Pesterchum.
You wouldn’t call it caving to peer pressure! Your Collegestuck comrade and benevolent bro Badger invited you to join, and now you can instant-message her! Suddenly, it occurs to you that you can contact others, too. >Announce chumhandle. Your chumhandle is quixoticMeliorist. What will you do? >Invite anyone who would like to add you to do so. YES! This sounds like an excellent...
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badger-shenanigans: mayra-quijotesca: badger-shenanigans: mayra-quijotesca: Okay so. Followers? How do you keep an ear piercing (lobe) from getting infected? …I should probably wear earrings every day, shouldn’t I. No idea. But i thought they needed to be cleaned everyday??? I have no idea. Derp. IN OTHAR NUUUUUUS. (didjagetyopestachumyet?) LINKS, WOMAN, LINKS WHERE DO I GET...
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badger-shenanigans: mayra-quijotesca: Okay so. Followers? How do you keep an ear piercing (lobe) from getting infected? …I should probably wear earrings every day, shouldn’t I. No idea. But i thought they needed to be cleaned everyday??? I have no idea. Derp. IN OTHAR NUUUUUUS. (didjagetyopestachumyet?) LINKS, WOMAN, LINKS WHERE DO I GET IT <3
noli-me replied to your post: ow ow ow ow SALINE SOLUTIONS. DON’T USE ISOPROPYL ALCOHOL. DAS BAD. MEI, YOU ARE THE BEST AND I LOVE YOU. Posting this up so everyone can see! Apparently, you should use pure sea salt dissolved in warm water. Thanks so much!
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Okay so. Followers? How do you keep an ear piercing (lobe) from getting infected? …I should probably wear earrings every day, shouldn’t I.
Do not tell me to respect my body by covering it.
feministhistorian: thebeautyofequality: Do not tell me to respect my body by crossing my legs, keeping my knees together, my skirts long and my treatment of my body within your framework. I respect my body by doing what I please with it. I respect my body by loving it and all of the things it allows me to do. I respect my body by being kind to the parts I sometimes don’t enjoy. I respect...
sunflowers-by-the-sea asked: About that survey you reblogged - could you answer 26, 40, and 63? :)
So I'm lounged on the couches with friends, and a...
And she looks at me, relaxing in all my full-skirted, hair-ribboned glory, fanning myself and all, and says, “What’s the fan for? Are you, like, going through menopause?” Young’uns these days. No respect for their elders.
You really want us to go through these 2,700 pages?– -Antonin Scalia, considering taking away health insurance from 26 million americans without even reading the law he’s about to try and deem unconstitutional DESPITE the fact that HE HIMSELF ruled in 2005 that the federal government can regulate interstate activities “that do not themselves...
artemistic: lipstick-feminists: Warning: I am a feminist and ahead lies a long, angry post. If either of those statements offend you, don’t read it. And maybe unfollow me while you’re at it because this won’t be the last time something makes me angry and I blog about it. Ok. I hate seeing shit like this on tumblr. People somehow actually think it’s cute, like teeheehee it’s such a clever...
So a post comes up on my dash equating tickling...
Seriously? What the actual fuck. No. Not even close. I don’t have the energy to articulate how wrong that is. In the meantime… just stop.
EXPLAIN YOUR WHOLE TUMBLR IN ONE GIF.
kccasey: thegifinyourfolder: saintdoriangray: shainecomeback: thejewsboo: juliejetstream:
So let's just get this straight...
eruditechick: Hunger Games has the 3rd biggest opening in movie history. An action flick starring a girl. Who isn’t an emaciated stick. Who isn’t a princess. Whose journey is motivated by her sister, not a man. Who is not sexually used, abused, active or even objectified much. 3rd biggest opening in movie history. Spawning a franchise. Let’s just… let’s just think about that. Let’s just...
I've never had sex, and even I've been called "a...
lakrymosa: daisysnotebook: Wear a short skirt= slut. Talked to a girl’s boyfriend= slut. Flirted with someone= slut. “Too pretty”= slut. Wore red lipstick= slut. I’m a virgin. What is a “slut” nowadays? I just stopped using the word altogether, but that’s just me. It’s one (1) female-presenting person whom an individual dislikes for whatever reason. It’s also apparently one (1)...
A (syllable-wise, at least) haiku from my...
Nineteen minutes in I am staring at the door Longing to walk through
That moment when you're creeping on someone else's...
And you’re just like, “NO COME BACK I LIKE YOUR TASTE IN MUSIC” AND IT CUT OFF IN THE MIDDLE OF “THE CHAIN” BY FLEETWOOD MAC I has a bit of a sad.
I am sexually frustrated
noli-me: yan-yan-tan: hey hey hey hey hey marc tim !!!!!!! fix’d Not going to put the person’s name up here, but HEY where do I co-sign because DAMN.
noli-me: mayra-quijotesca: noli-me: weird things sam wants to do: sit down with someone and watch youtube videos about science and math because i can yeah I think at this point in time I’ve said this many times, but WHY ARE YOU IN ARI-FUCKING-ZONA i want to sit with people and learn about science and math at 3AM WHY IS EVERYONE HERE ASLEEP ilu Sam stop being so far away, bby D; ...
mayra-quijotesca asked: Favorite outfit? It...
noli-me: being naked is mah favorite outfit SEE I MADE IT SUGGESTIVE~ okay lame answer aside, i have a few, and i wore one today. c: another would be my white blouse, black tie, black skirt, and H&M suit jacket; paired with my silver ring, LV monogram ring, and my usual diamond necklace. honestly, if an outfit is nearly all-black then chances are it’s one of my favorites. :D I say~...
Human beings took our animal need for palatable food … and turned it into...– Greta Christina (Sex and the Off-Label Use of Our Bodies) (via lesbianoutlaw) (via bubonickitten) (via queerandpresentdanger, sexisnottheenemy) (via konjum-mainakkale) This is such a beautiful articulation of human creativity!