Bones sucks at product placement!
Isn't the point to make these things *less* obvious?
Hodgins: (looking at Angela's camera while driving, car swerves into another lane and starts beeping) What's that?
Angela: Oh! The Prius helps you stay in your lane.
Hodgins: The Prius helps you stay in your lane? Cool! Let's do it again! (swerves)
It's hard to gauge integrity if you're just...
shitmystudentswrite: Opening a door for someone before you walk in or out is acting with integrity. It can be done any place…where there is a door.
Deconstructing the Fairytale: I've been looking at... →
feministweddingsfeministwives: And if you are in the process of planning a wedding, or recently got married, you’ve probably seen quite a few yourself. It could just be a trend, or it could just be the photos I see here on Tumblr and on the popular wedding websites (or it could be both), but I’m kind of getting tired of the… YES. And have you noticed that most of those pictures are of...
On Not Changing Your Name
So you can’t reblog something that was posted on a group blog of yours to your personal blog? That’s sad! I wrote a (in my opinion) funny post about not changing your name when you get married for Deconstructing the Fairytale and wanted to reblog it for fun here. Alas, I cannot. So here goes some fancy copy-paste. Enjoy! feministweddingsfeministwives: In the suburbs of Chicago,...
androboiinprogress asked: Hey! Not a question, but thanks for the follow!
It was an examination of how The Beatles came to be. What the political and...– Woman Graduates With a Master’s Degree in … The Beatles LOOK CARA! Maybe she can write the book Gould tried to write! (via reachingtheshore) I want to read this dissertation.
Wedding Recap, With Pictures – Finally! →
I have been promising a wedding recap on this blog complete with pictures since, probably, around October 10. Every time I sit down to blog, I think: Gosh, I really should post some…
Columbine by Dave Cullen – Full Review →
The cameras missed the outside murders and could not follow Eric and Dylan inside. The fundamental experience for most of America was almost witnessing mass murder. It was the panic…
Hello new followers! Welcome. :) If you don’t know, my name is Ashley. I’m a feminist, recently married, high school English teacher and blogger. Among other things. This Tumblr is a place to collect bits of thoughts too large for Twitter (@samsanator - follow me!) and too short for my other blogs Small Strokes - a feminist blog that started as a grad school project and evolved to...
Bad things about today: Winter pep assembly, Thursday in general, long rehearsal after school. Good things about today: spirit day = jeans day, long rehearsals are also fun, tomorrow is Friday.
News & Notes from Poetry Worlds: Chew your poems... →
poetrynews: There has been some debate over whether the Internet has changed the way we read. It’s certainly changed the way we can read. Every day we can have fresh poems to read – we never have to read the same poem twice – we can read them and move on, read them and move on. But is that the way poems…
Ask something! Please! I love questions! →
Deconstructing the Fairytale - a new blog! →
Hey feminists! There’s a new feminist blog on the market. Rosie, Jillian, Safa and I will be blogging all about having feminist weddings and being feminist wives! So come, follow along, ask advice, and help us on our quest for feminist partnership in a patriarchal society!
The cameras missed the outside murders and could not follow Eric and Dylan...– Columbine by Dave Cullen
Columbine by Dave Cullen →
I started reading Columbine by Dave Cullen (book #4 in my 30 Before 30 challengeyesterday and made it through a third of the book in a nonstop reading session. At that…
In Sickness and In Health… →
It has been two weeks of uninterrupted sickness at the Sam/Rob household. (Just to confuse you more, I have now shortened our last names for purposes here.) This is the first time…
feministhemes 2.0: Black Swan and Body Image →
feministhemes: While I agree somewhat with most of what the ladies over at feministing had to say about Black Swan, I disagree with their minimization of the impact of Natalie Portman’s body in this film. For instance, Jos stated Natalie “didn’t just get even more skinny, she got a body that looked like…
Long Island Principal Blocks Gay-Straight... →
A principal at a Long Island high school has blocked a group of LGBT and straight students from forming a gay-straight alliance at Valley Stream South High School. The principal, Maureen Henry, denied the request after three students — with the support of several hundred of their classmates — submitted a proposal to form an official school club. The students had been working on the proposal...
*reading a passage about someone seeing the world in black and white*
Me: Do you know what it means to see the world in black and white?
Student: Like... back in the day?
Women will know that white feminist activists have begun to confront racism in a...– bell hooks, Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center (via feminismistheshit)
New hospital visitation regulations to impact LGBT... →
hellolmc: This policy finally gives LGBT families the same rights as straight families in making decisions and taking care of their loved ones who are ill. This includes visitation rights and patient final rights. It does not solve every problem but this is a big step in the right direction!
I'm sick and laying around today. Ask me something... →
I was not ladylike, nor was I manly. I was something else altogether. There were...– Michael Cunningham, A Home at the End of the World (via xxboy) (via genderqueer) (via aqrima, ) (via kairia, )
#chifems Book Club – New Book! →
We have a new book for the Chifems Book Club! For February 25, we’ll be reading Dirty Girls Social Club by Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez and discussing it in light of a situation with NBC…
I can remember speaking to a 12-year-old boy, a football player, and I asked...– Shakesville: “My liberation as a man is tied to your liberation as a woman.” (via sarahgraham7)
Happy 2011, 2010 Recap, a General Update, and 30... →
Image by Chu? via Flickr Happy 2011! Here’s a cute robot-looking-thing to help you usher in the New Year. Many of you bloggers have been doing a 2010 recap….
I need tips for organizing jewelry!
Anyone have tips for organizing jewelry? I have a nice space on my bathroom wall to hang something w/jewelry on it but not quite sure how to go about it. Any ideas?