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sometimeswhenwetouch:

disjointed-delusion:

urtube:

How long after arriving at someone’s house is it appropriate to ask for the WiFi password?

home is where there is free wifi

does that mean disjointed-delusion's house is my house too

you’re still not going to be adopted anytime soon


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pyrrhiccomedy:

evanita:

coolstoryno:

Can’t reblog this enough

It’s fucking sad that Glee has their priorities straighter than the educational system.

Really? Really.

First of all: didn’t you learn how to balance a checkbook when you learned basic arithmetic? Add up all your expenses. Subtract it from how much money you have. There, your checkbook is balanced. Let’s move on.

Second of all: how well do you think society would run without engineers and chemists and accountants and physicists? And bankers and economists and statisticians and computer programmers? And surgeons and data analysts and the people who keep satellites up in the air? And everyone else with a job that requires an understanding of numbers beyond an eighth grade level? Does that sound like a fun society to live in? Because to me, that sounds like the Dark Ages.

"But I don’t want to do any of those things!"

1. Good for you. Truly. I hope you find your math-free path through life that gives you fulfillment and happiness. But then we need other people to do those things, and when do you propose they learn about numbers? College? By college, they need to be diving into calculus at least if they want to enter the workforce before they’re thirty. If your goal is a system of education which provides the greatest benefit to society - and isn’t that the role of the education system? - it is obviously better to just teach everyone intermediate math, so that those with an interest in pursuing it later actually, you know, have the background to do so.

2. You don’t want to do those things now. But you’re in friggin high school! No offense, but you have no idea what you’re going to end up wanting to do with your life. But because you don’t like math class now, before the part of your brain that understands delayed gratification has even finished developing, you want the education system to deprive you of the groundwork you need to work in a field that uses math forever? And it may very well be forever: later on in life, you’re going to need to have a job, you’re going to be making money, you might have a family, you will have all kinds of drains on your time, finances, and mental energy. This is the best time of your entire life to learn a new subject. All society wants from you is for you to learn new subjects.

And maybe get laid. Teenagers face a lot of weird pressure. But that’s neither here nor there.

In short: I don’t watch Glee and I don’t know who this hoodie-wearing little punk is, but if he were my student, I’d tell him to shut his mouth and get his head out of his ass, because (1) bitching about “imaginary” numbers is not clever, and (2) if he turned his attention away from his self-initiated colonoscopy and towards the blackboard, he might just learn something “useful.”

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"If I were just your average 23-year-old girl, and I called the police to say that there were strange men sleeping on my lawn and following me to Starbucks, they would leap into action. But because I am a famous person, well, sorry, ma’am, there’s nothing we can do. It makes no sense. I am just not OK with it. It’s as simple as that. I am just a normal girl and a human being, and I haven’t been in this long enough to feel like this is my new normal. I’m not going to find peace with it."

"If I were just your average 23-year-old girl, and I called the police to say that there were strange men sleeping on my lawn and following me to Starbucks, they would leap into action. But because I am a famous person, well, sorry, ma’am, there’s nothing we can do. It makes no sense. I am just not OK with it. It’s as simple as that. I am just a normal girl and a human being, and I haven’t been in this long enough to feel like this is my new normal. I’m not going to find peace with it."

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policymic:

Watch: Haunting video details mass genocide you weren’t even aware of

Writer and commentator Rachel Rostad recently took the Internet to the task when she posted a video about mass killings in Europe. “What if I told you that in Europe, a group of Christians are systematically exterminating Muslims?” she asks in the video. “Are you surprised you didn’t know about this? I mean it’s Europe, it’s civilized — how could people actually be doing this to each other? How could we not know that this is happening?”

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dorkly:

The new X-Men movie looks great


prof x is standing up wat

dorkly:

The new X-Men movie looks great

prof x is standing up wat

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katara:

I believe Aang can save the world


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ankankimatank:

“Katniss is very skinny… How much do you weigh?

I am so fucking happy that female celebrities are starting to call interviewers out on their bullshit.


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deansloverboy:

snapchatting:

a $15 gift card to Louis Vuitton

*buys a piece of dust floating in the air*


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dutchster:

don’t forget these

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urtube:

How long after arriving at someone’s house is it appropriate to ask for the WiFi password?

home is where there is free wifi


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kosoku:

elddfs:

Homesick by Alfian Sa’at was an production by ELDDFS in March 2012

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Set against the backdrop of the 2003 SARS pandemic, HOMESICK is both scintillating family drama and biting social commentary. The Koh children reunite in Singapore to find their father hospitalised with a suspected case of SARS, landing them a 10 day quarantine order. The surprise appearance of a young female Chinese immigrant heightens tensions and exposes the family’s secrets and lies. 

THE CAST
PATRICIA KOH - Felicia Choo
HERBERT KOH - Wesley Leong
MARIANNE KOH - Janne Hu
ARTHUR KOH - Werty Heng
DAPHNE KOH - Charlotte Hong
PATRICK KOH - Luk Yean
MANOJ ABRAHAM - Arivan Shanmugaratnam
CINDY LIU - Jeong Hyo Lim

THE CREW
DIRECTOR - Ariel Navas
PRODUCER - Kwok Li Chen
ART DIRECTOR - Charlotte Hong
SET DESIGNER - Lew Bing Quan
STAGE MANAGER - Look Woon Wei
APPLICATORS OF FACE - Amanda See & Stella Tay

Alfian Sa’at is a writer, poet and playwright. His works have been staged widely in Singapore and Malaysia, and read and performed in Europe. Currently the resident playwright of W!LD RICE, his play Cooling Off Day is presently enjoying its second run at the Drama Centre Theatre.

This was an incredibly crazy production, but everything turned out incredibly well, and I only look back with fond memories of this production (:


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jay-arhh:

19 May 2012 | 19 March 2014 

spine of the blues for a decade

i cride

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idontgiveahex:

suzannqueenofhell:

omgmyfeels:

iwantajaneaustenlife:

kaelaprincess:

shes never goin down

I’m probably going to cry when the queen dies and I’m american

England will fall

I will be truly devastated.
I’m also American

proof singing “god save the queen” actually works 

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