Egypt Leaves the Internet →
This is fucked up. The idea that the government can just shut down the internet in order to stop people from protesting and telling the world about all the injustices they’re being subjected to is just horrifying to me. yourpalmal: Confirming what a few have reported this evening: in an action unprecedented in Internet history, the Egyptian government appears to have ordered service...
When my husband died, because he was so famous and known for not being a...– Ann Druyan, talking about her dead husband Carl Sagan (via peterberkman, savagemike) (via yourpalmal)
sam asked: All this has happened before, and all this will happen again: http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/usenet/brox.html
i was a girl from school: excerpt from a letter to... →
THE SAME THING (almost) HAPPENED TO ME! The last/only time I went snowboarding, on a highschool trip I took lessons, but fell so hard forwards once, and then so hard backwards once that I gave myself whiplash. I woke up in the middle of the night with a neck so sore I was completely unable to even roll over in bed without grabbing my hair with my hands and moving my head with my body as I rolled....
“The Notebook” Inspired Engagement Shoot
talkingbird-: fuckyeahweddingideas: omg OMG i want my engagement photos like this! this is such an awesome idea. Sort of ashamed to admit that I am completely in love with this. Getting soft in my old aaaaaage!
It really shouldn't, b/c it's the internet and...
I feel the complete opposite way. I think that putting the text at the top is superior, because it doesn’t fuck up the posts if people keep reblogging it. If people write underneath eventually it pushes the first posts over to the right side of the screen, and the original post’s text ends up almost vertical. Plus you don’t have to try to follow those stupid long lines all the...
you either need to NEVER USE THIS AGAIN! or NEVER USE ANYTHING ELSE EVER AGAIN! couldn’t decide. iamkb: Got a decent webcam today, came with this terrifying shitty effect
The advice I like to give young artists, or really anybody who’ll listen to me,...– -Chuck Close (via sandyhong & @emilycarroll) Well this hits hard… (via peepingtomfoolery) Truer words have never been spoken.
LIFE SKILLZ! I was actually thinking yesterday about posting the video about how to fold shirts super fast, but the more the merrier! thedailywhat: Time Saver of the Day: Learn how to do a bunch of things faster with this compilation of shortcut tutorials on everyday activities from shoe tying to egg peeling. [vvv.]
Study claims 100 percent renewable energy possible... →
tnkcmndr: smarterplanet: New research has shown that it is possible and affordable for the world to achieve 100 percent renewable energy by 2030, if there is the political will to strive for this goal. Achieving 100 percent renewable energy would mean the building of about four million 5 MW wind turbines, 1.7 billion 3 kW roof-mounted solar photovoltaic systems, and around 90,000 300 MW solar...