What makes the non-South Asian person’s use of the bindi problematic is the fact...– Jaya Bedi on “Why Cultural Appropriation Matters” (via ceedling)
prongsmydeer: Plot twist: The next companion is a normal girl/boy who only dies once in their lifetime and has no remarkable back story but he thinks they’re wonderful because they are human and the Doctor needs reminding that you don’t need to be a mystery to be remarkable.
I think the word ‘feminist’ has been polluted, horribly. I raised my daughter as...– Courtney Love in Bust on “Nirvana, Rage, and Not Being Crazy.” (via femur) yes because “nothing wrong with being one of those things” means this isn’t a fucked up thing to say saying it is kinda like saying “i’m not racist but” being associated with lesbians doesn’t mean something is “polluted”...
librarianboner: sea-dyke: Just want ot3 fic where Kirk and Uhura help Spock find balance between his Vulcan and Human sides, and Uhura teaches Kirk how to treat Spock better, and Spock and Kirk worship the ground Uhura walks on. #AU or canon verse #and Uhura calls them both Captain #and the boys just look at her with adoration to the point Bones just goes to her with complaints so she keeps...
They made us think that Africa was a land of jungles, a land of animals, a land...– Malcolm X (via 7lettersofglori)
Something Clever: Please don't read this post.... →
deducecanoe: Inappropriate thoughts: There’s this strange segment of Sherlock/Hobbit fandom that is shipping Bilbo and Smaug. Ok. Fair enough. There’re logical people who point out that a physically intimate relationship between a dragon and a hobbit would probably not… work exactly. And I’m sitting here thinking of how to write realistic Bilbo/Smaug smut. “And then Smaug’s three...
xenoprincess: i’m so embarrassingly liberal and wishy washy ugh You need to pray more at the temple of our Lorde
Great, now I want a Star Trek law firm au with Spock/Uhura/Kirk.
Gabriel Macht talks "shipping" in new interview...
followersoframbaldi: Some fans think Harvey and Jessica would be a good match… “That’s new to me! In England, people were shipping them, is that the deal?” They have this slightly flirtatious relationship, so some fans ship them… “Wow. Here in the States, everyone’s shipping Harvey and Donna (Sarah Rafferty) - which I also find strange. It’s like… no! She’s his secretary - they just don’t go...
Women of Color collab
ds44: anyone out there interested in doing a collab for black felmale characters. Yes!
If Jason "Latinos have low IQs" Richwine's... →
labrownrecluse: girljanitor: think-progress: Long answer, but worth it. tl;dr: because academia is still a bastion of foaming racism. ^^^
spacetwinks: i’m going to love explaining why quicksilver is in both x-men and avengers 2 to people who demanded constantly to know why spider-man wasn’t in avengers
Argh when you re read your fic and it’s shite :(
A blog called ‘hornysh*m*leblog’ liked one of my posts. No go away. I don’t like fetishists around here.
What tumblr has taught me today: Gino and Nealsy are in a serious bromance, the Pinto fire blazes strong, and glitter is stupid
When people are being wilfully racist to me and pretty much none of my white followers say jack. It’s ok I see you.
dividedconsciousness: sea-dyke reblogged your post: Films I really want to watch right now: Sleeping… What you do have : the internet Not on the TV though :( On demand? Connect yr laptop to the tv? Put films on a usb and plug that in (if it has a usb bit)
I just think about being a child and watching Star Trek and wanting to build a time machine to go to a place where Black women worked on Star ships, and if Uhura could do it I didn’t need to listen to the kids who called my deep brown eyes ugly, my lips disgusting. The kids who excluded me from their games, because I was the ‘ugly black girl’. That’s why representation...
There’s that old saying: the devil’s greatest trick is that he convinced people...– Junot Díaz (via alostbird)
In the past few days, there have been at least 162 Islamophobic hate attacks in...– In these Sour Times: Islamophobia and the Woolwich aftermath (via foucaultthehaters) Knew this would happen, ignorant pigs (via solsolisetnoxnoctis)
dividedconsciousness: Films I really want to watch right now: Sleeping Beauty Beauty & The Beast Thor X-Men: First Class Films I don’t have on DVD: Sleeping Beauty Beauty & The Beast Thor X-Men: First Class Herumph. What you do have : the internet
: sea-dyke: : When my friend changes her job on... →
sea-dyke: : When my friend changes her job on Facebook to “being a mommy” sea-dyke: bestiesnotestes: sea-dyke: myfriendsaremarried: It is a job though, if you think about what mothers do, I mean to do what mothers do for other people’s kid you need… You didn’t read anything I wrote did you?
xenoprincess: sea-dyke: xenoprincess: honestly the crusades were probs one of the best things to happen to the UK Oh honey no. Yes but it exposed us to a better life!!1!!1! I don’t know, looking back I realise how dumb this post actually is. *scuttles away* What am I going to do with you?
amxan: 70 people on my contacts list and still nobody to talk to… Um
Hearing all the racist attacks kicking off over here is heartbreaking