You mean the generation that paid three times as much for college to enter a job...– 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”)
DiCaprio and Mulligan, meanwhile, don’t seem like star-crossed lovers so much as...– People Magazine’s review on ‘The Great Gatsby’ (via brucewaynes) READ A BOOK (via lexcanroar) The People magazine writer then looked at the graph above and wondered aloud why “the spaceship was veering away from the star.” (via inothernews) HAHAHAHAHA sob
London, 1601. A Conversation with Shakespeare
BURBAGE: Hey, Will, I've been looking over this "to be or not to be" stuff, and I think we have a problem.
SHAKESPEARE: Really? What?
BURBAGE: Well, you know lines 78-80?
SHAKESPEARE: You mean where I call death "the undiscovered country from whose bourn no traveller returns"? What's wrong with that?
BURBAGE: You do realize we have a ghost in this play, right?
SHAKESPEARE: Ehh, let's just keep it in. Maybe no one will notice.
genderikari: drunk with power, steven moffat declares that the doctor’s name is “steven moffat”
hellotailor: corgay: the-blog-of-anne-frank: I just realized that “pun intended” is a pun on “unintended” and I’m literally about to gouge my eyes out I’m so angry oh my fucking god O NO LIFE IS SO GLORIOUS
The Saudi Marathon Man : The New Yorker →
lenachen: A twenty-year-old man who had been watching the Boston Marathon had his body torn into by the force of a bomb. He wasn’t alone; a hundred and seventy-six people were injured and three were killed. But he was the only one who, while in the hospital being treated for his wounds, had his apartment searched in “a startling show of force,” as his fellow-tenants described it to the Boston...
Paramount Confirms ‘Hansel & Gretel: Witch... →
gingerhaze: allonsyblue: popculturebrain: For those asking why, strong international box office will get you a sequel. Though I bet Jeremy Renner isn’t thrilled. YEAHHHHHHHHHH OH GOD MY LIFE IS MADE MADE ABSOLUTELY FREAKING MADE
astolat: andthenisay: i’d just like to take this brief time to remind everyone who asserts that the internet is full of leeches who pirate and steal hollywood’s “property” and don’t think that there needs to be a new business model for the way hollywood funds and markets film that a relatively small fandom of a relatively small show is about to raise 2 million dollars in 24 hours just because...
You seem completely ignorant to the fact that if many women behave in a...– Irin Carmon speaks truth to Felix Salmon and it makes me feel really good about both of them (via rachelfershleiser)
What makes humans different from other animals? We’re the only species on earth...– Community, “Pilot”.
Everybody needs to go to their local library and... →
thelifeguardlibrarian: littleliondaughter: AKA I just found out my favourite childhood author is a flaming wang. But surriusly.
mendacity17: I found a new cover of Good Omens, one I do not yet own, so I should totally order it. Right? Uh, YEAH. Link?
The problem, often not discovered until late in life, is that when you look for...– Neil deGrasse Tyson
He said, “Neil, don’t do that. If you get loud, everyone else gets...– Neil Gaiman
SuperWhoLock - Want to be in my chapter?
transformativeworks: antilamentation: The Ask box hates me and I’m trying to get ahold of Tumblr users: plotful letmartyhandlethis doomslock hunterlock I dabble in academia and am writing a chapter for an Intellect Press publication on Doctor Who. My work focuses on SuperWhoLock gif fic and how it’s awesome. Well, my official thesis looks at changing fandom practice and the evolution of...
madlori: saythattomyfacefuckeridareyou: peacelovelesbian: libby-on-the-label: busterposeys: at what point in history do you think americans stopped having british accents Actually, Americans still have the original British accent. We kept it over time and Britain didn’t. What we currently coin as a British accent developed in England during the 19th century among the upper class as...
swexan: libraryshalalala: 50shadesofbellamy: I’d just like to point out that 50 Shades of Grey was Twilight fanfic and Twilight was inspired by Muse so when you think about it, it’s kinda because of Muse that 50 Shades was written in the first place oh And Muse came from England which traces its roots back to the Anglo-Saxons and Romans, so really, in the end, Julius Caesar wrote 50 Shades...
Paint a Chicago Cityscape
samarov: I’m teaching another class on Saturday, January 19th, and could really use a few more students. If you know someone who might be interested, please pass this on…
c-is-for-circinate: Anonymous asked you: Oh my dear god I want to know all about the one where Gerard Way becomes the president. (I miss bandom, okay.) THIS STORY. This is the biggest piece of crack I have ever tried to write. It is simultaneously completely nonsensical and kind of hilarious to look back on. WAIT SHIT. CLAIRE, I DON’T THINK I HAVE A COPY ANYMORE. Will you...
c-is-for-circinate: Anonymous asked you: Oh my dear god I want to know all about the one where Gerard Way becomes the president. (I miss bandom, okay.) THIS STORY. This is the biggest piece of crack I have ever tried to write. It is simultaneously completely nonsensical and kind of hilarious to look back on. OH my GOD Claire I was just thinking about this the other day! WE WERE...
wafflability: adambutton: santaruby: who is Gatsby’s least favorite superhero? Deadpool Who’s his favourite? Green Lantern Oh my god