We destroy beauty in the name of progress, civilization, modernity. Why can progress not coincide with beauty, rather than stamp it out? We have lost sight of true beauty. We prefer the beauty we have created to that which has been all along.
I give you virtually everything I have. I give you all the best things I have,...– Dave Eggers, A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius (via bookmania)
(Nuns) were the first feminists, earning Ph.D.’s or working as surgeons long...– New York Times columnist NICK KRISTOF, “We Are All Nuns” (via inothernews) Wow. It’s rare you see people/persons trying to discipline nuns. Especially when it’s not cause they did something wrong.
A student blows up at a teacher, drops the F-bomb. The usual approach at Lincoln...– Lincoln High School in Walla Walla, WA, tries new approach to school discipline — suspensions drop 85% (via mchotdog) what a radical idea yo (via matthewdgold) This is what needs to happen. I don’t know anyone who is just an angry person for no reason. This teacher is awesome. (via...
Why is this gif so accurate? →
leilockheart: wowfunniestposts: Mom bought pizza for dinner School gets cancelled Teacher is absent brother/sister gets beaten passing your test your crush talks to your first this blog is epic This gif is perfect for everything awesome in life. I love Scrubs
You know how you let yourself think that everything will be all right if you can...– Richard Adams, Watership Down (via bookmania)
Butterballs (South Park)
citationneeded: Kyle then gravely warns Stan, “Just be careful you don’t end up naked and jacking it in San Diego,” a reference to the “Kony 2012” video director Jason Russell, who was actually found jacking it on the streets of San Diego some weeks after his video went viral. Link
the average fast-food salad in Canada has more than double the salt of a salad...– Canada’s fast food: the saltiest in the world? (via outofcontextscience)
Morning After Study Hangover
Officer: Miss, do you know you were speeding earlier in the 50 zone?
B: Yes, I am sorry. I was just trying to get to school...
Officer: ...You look a little worse for wear. Have you had anything to drink today?
B: No, I am just tired. I am a medical student. This is just from studying...
Officer: Oh, I see...
B: I will look better after I get my coffee.
The primary goal of parenting, beyond keeping our children safe and loved, is to...– Gordon Livingston (via sometimesagreatnotion)