Why representation of POC is important, a three generation trillogy
A young black girl decided to not bleach her skin after seeing the success of Lupita Nyong’o.
Lupita Nyong’o was inspired to be an actress after seeing Oprah Winfrey and Whoopi Goldberg in The Color Purple.
Whoopi Goldberg realized she could BE an actress after seeing Nichelle Nichols in Star Trek
REASONS TO LOVE PROFESSOR MINERVA MCGONAGALL
“You deserve to take up space.”
– Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (via ironwombat)
1. Visual Arts: a piece appropriate to the night or evening; a picture of the night scene.
2. Music: an instrumental composition of a dreamy or pensive character.
3. Music: a short composition of a romantic nature, typically for piano.
Etymology: from late Latin nocturnalis, from Latin nocturnus “of the night”, from nox, noct- “night”.
“You mean the generation that paid three times as much for college to enter a job market with triple the unemployment isn’t interested in purchasing the assets of the generation who just blew an enormous housing bubble and kept it from popping through quantitative easing and out-and-out federal support? Curious.”
– When comments are better than the article, Atlantic edition (“The Cheapest Generation: Why Millennials aren’t buying cars or houses, and what that means for the economy”)
“I know you’re going to dismiss what I’m saying just because I’m a guy, but I have valuable insight on how feminism should work–if you don’t want to hear it I guess that’s why your movement will never work.”
– Freshman Computer Science Major (via shitrichcollegekidssay)
WHERE are they getting this stuff !!
My cat hoards things like this — right now it’s twist ties.
Her mother used to hoard pizza crust. To this day, I’ve no idea how she got a hold of them.
a drawing about optimism
I don’t know why but that last line made me laugh really hard