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The term for a fan of shipping also evolved: from relationshipper, R’shipper, ‘shipper, and finally just shipper. These terms were already established and required no explanation when posted in alt.tv newsgroups in 1996.
Frankie couldn’t stay angry, though she was sure Dean was lying about not...– The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart (via arcanities) this book legitimately has the best insights on the way class plays out in interpersonal and small-scale social interactions and power dynamics i have ever seen, i am not exaggerating at all, it is ASTOUNDING. (via...
Genius Ideas for T-Shirts with Text in Black Metal...
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Reclaiming Gullah culture: One woman’s fight to... →
ST. HELENA ISLAND, S.C.(WCIV) – It’s no secret that the Lowcountry is full of history and culture, but for one group of people, it hasn’t been an easy road to keeping alive a past rich with tradition. Just under two hours of highway driving south of Charleston to Beaufort County, down a winding dirt road on St. Helena Island sits the Gullah Garden. There is a woman, Queen Quet,who is trying to...
purepopfornowpeople: If your culture is threatened by someone’s fashion choice then maybe your culture was shit to begin with. I gotta push back against this. I agree that “punx” who are angry about Kanye are ridiculous children but that’s because the “history” of punk “fashion” is “we stole it from black people,” not because of any culture....
Global Capital and the Nation State
robertreich: As global capital becomes ever more powerful, giant corporations are holding governments and citizens up for ransom — eliciting subsidies and tax breaks from countries concerned about their nation’s “competitiveness” — while sheltering their profits in the lowest-tax jurisdictions they can find. Major advanced countries — and their citizens — need a comprehensive tax agreement that...
The three were immediately jailed. In its decision affirming their incarceration...– How the US Turned Three Pacifists into Violent Terrorists | Common Dreams important breakdown on the case, in case you haven’t heard. essential to sit this case along side what is happening to assata shakur. (via iinventedeverything)
seriously, let's talk about kelly rowland's 'dirty...
basedandbiased: themodernistwitch: - in which she breaks down the mechanics of an abusive relationship - in which she talks about how fucked up the music industry is and her own doubts about herself as an artist and how those circumstances dovetailed - in which she asserts her own strength, power and creativity - in which she talks about struggling with jealousy re: beyonce but ultimately...
kfan: I love this meme. You are in a mall when the zombies attack. You have: 1. One weapon. 2. One song blasting on the speakers. 3. One famous person to fight alongside you. Weapon can be real or fictional; you may assume endless ammo if applicable. Person can be real or fictional. — My answers I was googling for something Herzog-related in my tumblr archive and I found my answers to...
also trevor retweeted this and i thought “joe swanberg is making movies with real actors now?” but also “i wonder if we will see jake johnson’s dick”
the other day on twitter i saw joe dante try to gauge ti west’s interest in a trailers from hell video by tweeting at him, which, lol, but also, adorable, and it turns out joe dante doesn’t actually tweet that much, so i followed him but now my Who to follow suggestions are all T E R R I B L E
As a woman, people are going to ask you to write the kind of insipid shit they...– http://www.theawl.com/2013/05/ask-polly-jesus-my-struggling-writer-friends-never-shut-up (via theawl) “What’s interesting is how often writers wander about, whining softly about how they need help and they need guidance and they need someone to give them a chance or hold their hand or read their...
Theresa Landrum, 56, has lived on the same block of Liddesdale since she was...– 48217: Life in Michigan’s most polluted ZIP code | Detroit Free Press | freep.com (via iinventedeverything)