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A Place of Whimsy
"Holding onto anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone, you are the one who gets burned." ~Buddha

courfiusette:

eighttwotwopointthreethree:

shakespeare’s characters are more or less equally divided between “DO IT FOR THE VINE” and “YOU HAD ONE JOB”

Suddenly her mom’s silence matched Jackie’s own. “Oh, my God,” she murmured in disbelief. “Are you gay?”

"Yeah," Jackie forced herself to say.

After what felt like an eternity, her mom finally responded. “I don’t know what we could have done for God to have given us a fag as a child,” she said before hanging up.

[…]

She got a call from her older brother. “He said, ‘Mom and Dad don’t want to talk to you, but I’m supposed to tell you what’s going to happen,’” Jackie recalls. “And he’s like, ‘All your cards are going to be shut off, and Mom and Dad want you to take the car and drop it off at this specific location. Your phone’s going to last for this much longer. They don’t want you coming to the house, and you’re not to contact them. You’re not going to get any money from them. Nothing. And if you don’t return the car, they’re going to report it stolen.’ And I’m just bawling. I hung up on him because I couldn’t handle it.” Her brother was so firm, so matter-of-fact, it was as if they already weren’t family.

You should read this Rolling Stones piece on Queer kids getting kicked out by their religious parents. And remember it.  (via fuckyeahdiomedes)

(Source: feministbatwoman)

You came into the restaurant where I work and ordered a Stoli on the rocks. When I asked you and your companion if you’d be eating, or needing anything else from me, you put your hand — ever so gently — ON MY ASS and asked if you could take me ‘to go’. When I immediately stepped away and said “Sorry, what?’ you probably gathered that I was and am not receptive of such advances from customers…

“Maybe — just maybe — via the intimately connected internet world, my post will reach you, and you’ll learn something about how hurtful and upsetting a small comment or gesture might be. Or at the very least, maybe a Facebook passerby will read this and more deeply consider how they treat women, how they treat servers, and/or how they treat other people in general.

Bartender publicly shames customer who groped her, quits job in a blaze of glory  (via micdotcom)

procrastinationcelebration:

popopo77:

feminism chose me when I ate a yorkie as a 10 year old

ok I’ve seen this post so many times now I’m confused   WHY ARE PEOPLE EATING TINY DOGS   AND WHY IS THIS MAKING THEM FEMINISTS   SHOULD I BE EATING TINY DOGS TO BE A MORE EFFICIENT FEMINIST   I AM CONFUSED   (chaoticallyprecise)

For those who are confused:

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also it had ads like this

(Source: quicheparty)

broral:

pissyeti:

when someone stops talking to you and youre not sure what you did wrong

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HOW TO COOK THE CORRECT AMOUNT OF PASTA:

sarcastic-sanity:

1. Pour out how much you think you need.

2. Wrong.