Straw Dogs

I live in a universe where this article exists in a completely unironic context… and I am thankful for it.

It’s really good.

99percentinvisible:

What Europe Would Look Like If All the Separatist Movements Got Their Way

mewhennooneisaround:

Back To The Future Trilogy

lareinesoleil:

For Halloween this year target wants to give people heart attacks.

theeconomist:

Bridges or walls: A panicky response in the West may worsen conditions in west Africa

For Americans, Ebola is the new shark attack.

theeconomist:

Bridges or walls: A panicky response in the West may worsen conditions in west Africa

For Americans, Ebola is the new shark attack.

rodddles:

Best. Headline. Ever. #straya


Does an Australian pig say “oink” or does it just go “oi”?

rodddles:

Best. Headline. Ever. #straya

Does an Australian pig say “oink” or does it just go “oi”?

Virtually any composer that we’ve encountered has said that the string quartet is the most personal and expressive medium that they know of.

raptoravatar:

last-snowfall:

geardrops:

swanjolras:

out of all the aspects of millennial-bashing, i think the one that most confuses me is the “millennials all got trophies as a kid, so now they’re all self-centered narcissists” theory

like— kids are pretty smart, y’all. they can see that…

All this. Like, I feel like I’m being passively aggressively insulted by most compliments if I don’t feel like the person complimenting me is also acutely aware of my flaws.

Tell me I’m a ten and I’ll call you a moron or a liar and assume you’re trying to either pacify me or butter me up so you can use me.

Tell me I’m an 8.5 and I’ll be glowing because it means you’ve taken the time to actually understand.

I can handle insults; I can’t take compliments.