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ironcurtainyc:

My new sounds:

This song has been stuck in my head since I first heard it on the cruise!

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  • Question: you rock ben!!! c: - spookyshawnie
  • Answer:

    Ugh..

    yes, me rock.

    you people.

This is the most terrible thing I’ve ever witnessed.

yourkickstartersucks:

yes. yes!!!

yourkickstartersucks:

yes. yes!!!

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The optimist thinks this is the best of all possible worlds. The pessimist fears it is true.

-Robert Oppenheimer

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Can’t tell if I’ve reached the point I was at earlier,

or if Dylan’s online, and just reblogged everything 

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lydiapocalypse:

did anyone else use to watch those runescape videos with a bald character named bob who went around asking for money and free stuff and calling people noobs

YES!!!

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On #sochiproblems as I see them

wilwheaton:

The author, an American of Russian descent, writes:

I’m more than thrilled that attention is finally being called to how fucked up Russia is; it’s only something I’ve been talking about for years.  And it’s fine to make fun of something, but when that something is not your own, not something you understand, babies, goddamnit, you’ve got to be kind as Kurt Vonnegut would say. And kindness from journalists means adding context and not being sensationalist. Not playing the Ugly American Broadcaster.

And it’s very easy to be unkind in the face of unmitigated public attention.

Which is why the best people covering the Olympics are not any of the reporters that have been retweeted millions of times. Some of the best coverage so far has been by my perennial favorite, ViceTV, who first went to the sprawling Olympic complex, and then to the people displaced by its creation, who now live seven in a room and use an outhouse very much like the one nearly every family member I know did until at least the early 1960s. They also did a six-part piece on being gay in today’s Russia which I could only watch the first part of because of how cruel it is.

Unfortunately, in a mass public media event, being stupid and sensationalist is the only thing that will get you noticed, which is why the symbol of Sochi is now the toilet, instead of the people actually still going to the bathroom outside, instead of the hundreds of state officials paid to take bribes, instead of the underpaid laborers of the Olympic village, instead of the fact that the president of Russia owns a $200,000 watch while parts of Siberia have intermittent heating in the winter.

It’s hard to encapsulate context in a tweet,though, which is why this is the news we get.

The whole thing is very well written, and will probably make you think about things you haven’t thought of, yet. I highly recommend taking a few minutes and reading it.

Source: wilwheaton

mrfoxinthefields:

kooloolimpha:

as an animator, new simpsons is so painful to watch

the fist shaking is especially disgusting

People don’t understand me when I say that the animation quality of the newer episodes is really shitty. Now I have a good example.

mrfoxinthefields:

kooloolimpha:

as an animator, new simpsons is so painful to watch

the fist shaking is especially disgusting

People don’t understand me when I say that the animation quality of the newer episodes is really shitty. Now I have a good example.

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turn off the sound tonight
the silence was much better
look in your eyes a sign
our thoughts all blend together

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