faboomama: Sept. 2 8:15 am justice4mikebrown: Both “Support Darren Wilson” fundraising pages were suspended by their creators with no explanation. Who started them? Deaths from police shootings (latest available year) USA - 409 Germany - 8 Britain - 0 Japan - 0 MO state Rep. Jeff Roorda: 1. Has been raising money for Darren Wilson 2. Was fired in... - http://silas216.tumblr.com/post...
holygoddamnshitballs: Book On Gay Steelworkers Prompts Union Changes GARY, Ind. (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of books are published every year in the United States. Most get overlooked, remaindered, pulped, or consigned to the farthest outer reaches of Amazon.com, never to be read again. A former Indiana University Northwest English professor... - http://silas216.tumblr.com/post...
deserves at least a sarcastic laugh.
this has been on my dash all day and I just got it now
Someone please explain this.
oh my god.
I don’t get it
I LOL’d. - http://silas216.tumblr.com/post...
I think I might have broken my finger reblogging this.
EVERYONE TAKE A MINUTE TO JUST APPRECIATE THE FACT THAT DONALD GLOVER EXISTS AND KNOWS WHAT THE FUCK IS UP - http://silas216.tumblr.com/post...
smdxn: Brothers Convicted in 1983 North Carolina Murder Are Freed After DNA Tests Thirty years after their convictions in the rape and murder of an 11-year-old girl in rural North Carolina, based on confessions that they quickly repudiated and said were coerced, two mentally disabled half-brothers were declared innocent and released Tuesday by a... - http://silas216.tumblr.com/post...
"He said that life boils down to standing in line to get shit dropped on your head. Everyone’s got a place in the queue, you can’t get out of it, and just when you start to congratulate yourself on surviving your dose of shit, you discover that the line is actually circular"
If you’re a boy writer, it’s a simple rule: you’ve gotta get used to the fact that you suck at writing women and that the worst women writer can write a better man than the best male writer can write a good woman. And it’s just the minimum. Because the thing about the sort of heteronormative masculine privilege, whether it’s in Santo Domingo, or... - http://silas216.tumblr.com/post...
So my friend's novel is officially out today, and you all should read it. She's right up there with Steven King (I mean, literally, since her name is Shelly King, she's just to the left of him). It's called "The Moment of Everything" and it's about a high-tech worker, a used bookstore, and a cat, I think. http://shellyking.com/