Fun fact: tonight's Commander-in-Chief's ball will... →
This fact makes me so incredibly happy.
White American children in this country who become victims of gun violence are a...– Kirsten West Savali, Race and Violence in America: We Are All Newtown (via unitedstatesofmeryl) see: the difference in reactions to newtown and the south side of chicago. (via so-treu)
Cool Accidents: How Hip Hop Changed The World... →
coolaccidents: This UK doco put together by Jamie Oliver’s production company and presented by actor, DJ, MC and lifelong hip hop fan Idris Elba (The Wire) debuted on UK TV last year. Featuring stars from both sides of the Atlantic (Snoop Dogg, Mark Ronson, Nas, Rakim, Debbie Harry, Jessie J, Chipmunk,…
truthofparadox: WATCH. BOOKMARKING TO WATCH FOR FOREVER
Of all the measures of “real men”—length, girth, height, weight, stubble,...– Men talk like this, women talk like this: I reviewed T Cooper’s memoir, “Real Man Adventures,” for Slate. (via amandahess) Added to my list of books to read.
Conspicuously absent from the Democratic platform:... →
election: by Jayel Aheram Democrats just published their platform and Kade Crockford points out the very questionable and anti-progressive planks included in the platform (my comments in parenthesis): Also declares deadly Afghan surge a “success” (and makes no mention of record number of troop deaths). Devotes paragraphs to the Second Amendment, but makes no mention of either First or Fourth...
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alanalevinson: All latin girls learn the magic of the hairflip at a young age.
“But beyond the food porn that regularly tops Instagram’s “most popular”...– I’m honestly astounded at how many people willingly put up their own nudes on the internet. Can’t wait for an election in 2050 where there’s a plethora of Instagram Nudes from the candidates.
I've had this conversation with d00ds
guy: I love natural beauty! Girls who wear too much makeup are disgusting!
guy: ew stretch marks what are those
guy: ew pubic hair
guy: you have to be hairless why don't you shave down there
guy: ew cellulite
Mayer Hawthorne doing a really stellar baby-making version of “Green-Eyed Love,” at the 9:30 Club in Washington, DC. This dude legit gets better after each show.