A Bad Word for Something Nice

A Bad Word for Something Nice Enjoy yourself. It's later than you think.

Think You Can Solve the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict? Play This Game.
Sam Brodey, motherjones.com
I am only 10 minutes into trying to solve the Israeli-Palestine conflict and things are already starting to hit the fan. I am playing PeaceMaker, and I’ve taken the role of the Israeli Prime Minister. I channel my inner Yitzhak Rabin and ta…

Think You Can Solve the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict? Play This Game.
Sam Brodey, motherjones.com

I am only 10 minutes into trying to solve the Israeli-Palestine conflict and things are already starting to hit the fan. I am playing PeaceMaker, and I’ve taken the role of the Israeli Prime Minister. I channel my inner Yitzhak Rabin and ta…

I forgot my phone.

What Online Dating Studies Don't Tell You

Researchers at Berkeley looked at 3,000 straight online daters (a followup experiment studied over a million). They found that popular users (those who got the most unsolicited messages overall) were more likely to message other popular users than would be predicted by chance. And less-popular users were more likely to message their less-popular peers. Says Sam Sommers of the Huffington Post, “It would seem that when it comes to dating, most of the time we do indeed try to stick to ‘our own league.’”

This confirms a lot of things I think we already knew.

What I Want to Know Is Why You Hate Porn Stars

"Food porn" is pictures of food you love eating.
"Wedding porn" is pictures of lavish dresses, table settings, cakes.
"Science porn" is pictures of the natural world or how-things-work charts.
There’s skater porn (videos of skateboarders doing daring tricks on stairways and in parking lots), book porn (images of huge libraries and bookstores), fashion porn (photos of outrageously ornamental outfits). There’s even Christian missionary porn (pics of missionaries helping the poor).
People love using the word “porn” as long as there’s a partner for it. Pair “porn” with something else and it’s usually a good thing. A celebration of style and culture. But that word on its own? Well.

Read the rest of this awesome article here.

What I Want to Know Is Why You Hate Porn Stars

"Food porn" is pictures of food you love eating.

"Wedding porn" is pictures of lavish dresses, table settings, cakes.

"Science porn" is pictures of the natural world or how-things-work charts.

There’s skater porn (videos of skateboarders doing daring tricks on stairways and in parking lots), book porn (images of huge libraries and bookstores), fashion porn (photos of outrageously ornamental outfits). There’s even Christian missionary porn (pics of missionaries helping the poor).

People love using the word “porn” as long as there’s a partner for it. Pair “porn” with something else and it’s usually a good thing. A celebration of style and culture. But that word on its own? Well.

Read the rest of this awesome article here.

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James Dean playing basketball with his cousin Markie (1955)

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James Dean playing basketball with his cousin Markie (1955)

Look up

Watch these women get confronted by their disappointed younger selves.

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