I always had a repulsive need to be something more than human.
David Bowie (via un-exotic)
For me, it isn’t so much more than as other than…
WHY ARE PEOPLE WITH PENISES GIVEN FREE CONDOMS WHEN THEY DON’T NEED TO HAVE SEX BUT PEOPLE WITH VAGINAS STILL HAVE TO PAY FOR THINGS LIKE PADS AND TAMPONS FOR SOMETHING THEY CAN’T STOP
An excellent question, but my guess would be that pads and tampons don’t prevent men (the only folks who actually matter in patriarchy) from getting diseases they don’t want.
When the witness collapses into everything that’s witnessed, when awareness collapses into its contents, all that remains is a deep and total fascination with whatever is happening.
Jeff Foster (via theuniverseworks)
I experienced this frequently over the course of about 6 months with no effort, then it became less frequent, and now I haven’t experienced it probably at least 6 months. I miss it.
One of the students who held on to a “Trail of Tears” banner that went viral Saturday has issued an apology.
The sign was among many at ESPN’s College GameDay show in Fort Worth, Texas, where OSU played No. 1 Florida State.
The sign, posted in a photo on Instagram, which read “SEND ‘EM HOME #TRAIL_OF_TEARS #GOPOKES.”
Brought tears to my eyes… please read it, because this is what genuine remorse looks like.
One of the huge cultural problems we have is we don’t delineate between sexuality, which is normal and healthy and unfolds over the life cycles, and sexualization, or the hypersexualization of our girls.
Oh my fucking god. Do you ever just have one of those moments where you read something that concisely explains in one sentence something you’ve been mulling about for years? (via asfadedasmyjeans)
Yes! Happens to me rather frequently here on tumblr!