18 and English.
"But you know, happiness can be found even in the darkest of times if one only remembers to turn on the light." -Albus Dumbledore.
“You don't get to choose if you get hurt in this world...but you do have some say in who hurts you."
When I say “please don’t take a picture of me” it’s not because I’m being bitchy and stubborn, it’s because if I see that picture I will seriously feel so bad about myself and think I am the ugliest thing on earth and sink a little deeper into self consciousness and hatred.
and before anyone says anything about selfies- those are controlled photos.
Out of every pun and play on words I’ve seen on this site, this is the one that makes me so unreasonably angry.
if u can’t handle me at my hardcore feminist then u can’t have me at literally any other time bc that’s all i am 24/7
I used to think
I was overreacting.
now I realize
it was just a
to an abnormal
"This is my family and I"
Episode 13: Unafraid of the Dark, Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey
Neil DeGrasse Tyson throwing some of the most incredible shade I’ve ever seen.
The proposed Kežmarské Hut by architecture firm Atelier 8000 reimagines the typical lodge as a cube that’s been rotated onto one of its corners. This concept was created for an international competition aimed at designing a building for the High Tatra Mountains of Slovakia.
do u ever miss a friend but u don’t want to tell them bc they’re probably doing perfectly fine without u and to them it probably doesn’t even matter and so u don’t want them to think ur annoying or needy
When a white teenager named Steve Lohner was stopped by the police last month and refused to show his ID after carrying a loaded shotgun on the streets of Aurora, Colorado (the same city where a mass murderer killed 12 people and injured 70 others in a packed movie theater in July 2012), the teen walked away with nothing but a citation.
But when a 22-year-old black kid named John Crawford picked up a mere BB gun in a Walmart store in Dayton, Ohio last week, customers called the police, who then shot and killed him.
Here lies a racial disparity that’s difficult for honest people to ignore. How can black people openly carry a real gun when we can’t even pick up a BB gun in a store without arousing suspicion? The answer in America is that the Second Amendment doesn’t really apply to black people.
Keith Boykin, "Does the Second Amendment Only Apply to White People?" (via holygoddamnshitballs)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x7Gx73R3p1U Here is a video he allegedly filmed of his encounter by the way.(via urtube)
fun statistics for adults!
“when I was a kid, I had no help with college tuition, I was hardworking and paid it all myself”
-Annual tuition for Yale, 1970: $2,550
-Annual tuition for Yale, 2014: $45,800
-Minimum Wage, 1970: $1.45
-Minimum Wage, 2014: $7.25
-Daily hours at minimum wage needed to pay for tuition in 1970: 4.8
-Daily hours at minimum wage needed to pay for tuition in 2014: 17.3