all about the disappearance of pubic hair →
Well, everything’s Edenic. Everything is. I really don’t know what your past is...– John Darnielle in an interview with Pitchfork (via iamnoahfierce)
GUESS WHO'S GOING TO PARIS
it’s me! i am two months away from all the pain au chocolat and brie i can stuff into my face. preferably not at the same time.
i found out my grades today
i gotta say, after three years and some change of not knowing any of my grades, the experience was both heartening and anti-climactic. all that qualitative feedback gave me a pretty good idea of where i stand. no big surprises, some little surprises, but mostly i was right on point with where i thought i’d be. i feel pretty damn good about it, too. have i surpassed the amount of time a...
oregon, you are so good to me
i had such a good fall snacking menu tonight for senior symposium. homemade balsamic-quince chutney, goat cheese from juniper grove farm, two rye baguettes from fressen, hot unfiltered apple cider with whiskey, and two homemade pumpkin-hazelnut pies (sauvie island pumpkins, freddy guys hazelnuts). working at the farmers market might actually be the best thing that has ever happened to me.
GIRL SCOUTS OF COLORADO RELEASED STATEMENT... →
The Huffington Post points out that retired U.S.... →
inothernews: So Oakland’s cops did what sniper’s bullets, improvised explosive devices and rocket-propelled grenades couldn’t: they hurt a U.S. soldier. Good job, Oakland PD.
rowsbeforehoes said: PUSH IT OUT! EMPTY THE TANK....
guerilladanceparty: rowsbeforehoes: tehehehe :) coxing your essay I need to find someone to cox me on the LSAT and/or all my grad school applications. i’ll do it. FOCUS TEN ON QUALIFICATIONS. SHOW ‘EM WHAT YOU’RE MADE OF. IN TWO PARAGRAPHS, I WANT A POWER TEN ON RESEARCH GOALS. PROVE YOU CAN RUN CIRCLES AROUND HUME. love you :)
Being born a woman is an awful tragedy… Yes, my consuming desire to mingle with...– Sylvia Plath, on rape culture (via lotus-eyes)
Obama for America: Hi, Tumblr. →
barackobama: It’s nice to meet you. There are lots of reasons we’re excited to be launching the Obama 2012 campaign’s new Tumblr today. But mostly it’s because we’re looking at this as an opportunity to create something that’s not just ours, but yours, too. We’d like this Tumblr to be a huge… whoa.
In your twenties you’re becoming who you’re going to be and so you might as well...– sugar, the rumpus (via blackcomedies) semi-relevant anecdote: whenever I tell my mom about assholes at Reed, she always responds “they’re young!” In my book, this is not a valid excuse for being a dick. Stretch in the direction of kindness. (via cosima5)
this is the saddest thing in the world →
You don’t owe prettiness to anyone. Not to your boyfriend/spouse/partner, not to...– http://www.dressaday.com/2006/10/you-dont-have-to-be-pretty.html (via fuckyeahfeminists) HELL TO THE YES. (via betterlatethanneverrose)
‘Fat’ is usually the first insult a girl throws at another girl when she wants...– Jk. Rowling (via theearthturns)
Why Freakonomics is Wrong About Cantaloupes. →
motherjones: You heard me. ahhh, you had me at “why freakonomics is wrong.”
Would you rather...?
iheartclassics: Would you rather read the Iliad or the Odyssey? OLDE REED LIVES. ILIAD FOREVER.
FBI to expand definition of rape →
stfusexists: eddyizm: For the past 82 years, the Federal Bureau of Investigation — in its reporting of national crime statistics — has not recognized that men can be raped, that women can be raped by other women, that men and women can be raped with objects or that men and women can be raped while they are unconscious. Moreover, the FBI has not recognized all rape, only “forcible rape.” ...
Lost opportunities, lost possibilities, feelings we can never get back. That’s...– Haruki Murakami (via skeletales)
it is mid-october
I SHOULD NOT HAVE TWO GIANT MOSQUITO BITES ON MY THIGH. it looks like i sprouted a muscle heretofore unknown to the human body. i am so upset.
A true revolution, or any version of change, cannot and should not be carried...– challenging racism and other isms in the occupy wall street movement. (via innerfatgirl)
Because, you see, the Fantasy of Being Thin is not just about becoming small...– (via marfmellow)