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boiledleather:

liveasbutterflies:

mind still blown that he played Octavian on DW!!!

take me to Bear Island immediately YOUKNOWWHATIMSAYIN

here we stand

boiledleather:

liveasbutterflies:

mind still blown that he played Octavian on DW!!!

take me to Bear Island immediately YOUKNOWWHATIMSAYIN

here we stand

Look, without our stories, without the true nature and reality of who we are as People of Color, nothing about fanboy or fangirl culture would make sense. What I mean by that is: if it wasn’t for race, X-Men doesn’t make sense. If it wasn’t for the history of breeding human beings in the New World through chattel slavery, Dune doesn’t make sense. If it wasn’t for the history of colonialism and imperialism, Star Wars doesn’t make sense. If it wasn’t for the extermination of so many Indigenous First Nations, most of what we call science fiction’s contact stories doesn’t make sense. Without us as the secret sauce, none of this works, and it is about time that we understood that we are the Force that holds the Star Wars universe together. We’re the Prime Directive that makes Star Trek possible, yeah. In the Green Lantern Corps, we are the oath. We are all of these things—erased, and yet without us—we are essential.
Junot Díaz, “The Junot Díaz Episode" (18 November 2013) on Fan Bros, a podcast “for geek culture via people of colors”  (via rawiya)

(via yumwatch)

mfred:

madthoughts:

Summer temperatures.

Goodbye, flattering layers.  Hello, boob sweat.

TRUTH

mfred:

madthoughts:

Summer temperatures.

Goodbye, flattering layers.  Hello, boob sweat.

TRUTH

War is war but…

(via fireandlunch)

misstotallyawesome:

the new Guardians of the Galaxy still looks amazing

(via weepingstonecoldstatue)

vorsoisson:

smithsonian:

Protip: This is a really bad question to ask when visiting the National Mall. We have 8 buildings surrounding the Mall, and a total of 19 museums, 9 research centers and the National Zoo. A S.H.I.E.L.D agent should know better! 

(We think she means the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History in this case.)  

Also, the Captain America exhibit probably should have been at the American History Museum, not the Air and Space.

I was wondering if I was the only one that was wondering why it was at NASM and not NMAH…

If a Disney princess had night terrors, the story of Sansa Stark might be what woke her up screaming. Often overlooked in favor of her killer kid sister, the elder Stark sibling has had all her illusions about the world, and her safety in it, shattered. But her quiet, innate political shrewdness and emotional strength have enabled her to survive in a royal court that likely would have cost every other member of her family their heads. She’s the show’s best-kept secret.

Rollingstone about Sansa Stark in their list of top 40 game of thrones characters. Sansa is number 4. x 

YESSSSSSSSSSSSSS MY QUEEN

(via wicnet)

“I’ll grab shirts from the T-shirt pile.” —Nikolaj Coster-Waldau on his easy style ║ Instyle ║ April 2014 ( x )

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

(via neighborhoodspaceman)

Live every day with the confidence of a fifteen-year-old who’s smoked pot twice talking to a fifteen-year-old who’s only smoked pot once.

DIED IN THE MOUNTAINS OF DORNE WITH HIS BROTHERS YOU SAY

DEFENDING WHO I WONDER

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