Boston. Fucking horrible. I remember, when 9/11 went down, my reaction was,...– Patton Oswalt (via deantrippe) My thoughts go out to everyone in Boston.
I'm Cookie Dough: guilt, friendship and a wedding →
jelizabethl: I’m a bridesmaid in my friend’s wedding and her bachelorette party is this Friday. But then yesterday, I get a text that says “April 11, we’re going out for bachelorette party round 2.” Keep in mind, this bride does not drink, so I don’t really now what she means by “going out.” I didn’t… Brides are legit the worst, y’all. And this puts going to Opera for the bachelorette party...
whatshouldwecallgradschool: My feelings about half of the activities involved in my friend’s bachelorette party.
In honor of the Ides of March, I give you an...
This one time in grad school, I ran out of fucks to give and wrote a Shakespeare paper about using Mean Girls to teach Julius Caesar to high school students. I called the paper “Why we should totally stab Caesar” and got an A. It is the finest moment of my academic career. Most notably, Regina’s assassination is a metaphorical, social one—and there is not one particular...
Here it is. Our one shot to see a Veronica Mars... →
clairemiller86: A letter from the Kristen Bell on the Kickstarter page for a Veronica Mars movie: dearest marshmallows… I am currently the happiest blonde in a hamster ball the world has ever seen. We have been waiting so long to make this movie dream a movie reality, and it’s because of YOUR commitment, YOUR persistence, that we finally have a chance. We just have one more step to go. You...
Body shaming, Bullying, and Human Decency
I usually try to keep things light around here, so I’m putting this under a cut. Don’t worry— I’ll go back to reblogging photos of puppies when I’m done. [[MORE]] Yesterday afternoon my boyfriend and I were on our way to Target and were waiting at the traffic light at the corner of Piedmont and 10th. A group of drunk men were walking down the side walk and one...
Tumblr and Academia
A professor just submitted a proposal to study peer influence and social media. Biggest problem with her proposal? She doesn’t mention tumblr!
MONDAY MORNING MEETINGS
whatshouldwecallgradschool: We have all day training on a new software system today. Beyonce, save me.