One of the mixed blessings of being twenty and twenty one and even twenty three...– Joan Didion, Goodbye To All That, 1968. [interview here] (via drinkyourjuice)
Reasons Jens and I are together:
We just ate a whole carrot cake between us for breakfast at half past one in the afternoon, and neither of us felt any shame. ?
I was going to write some kind of jolly status on FB saying “Happy International Women’s Day, everyone!” but of course I can never make life easy for myself. Because part of me thinks International Women’s Day, hell yeah, let’s get more representation and raise some of the issues facing women all over the world. And part of me thinks International Women’s Day?...
On the Kony 2012 backlash.
Okay, I’ve seen a lot of stuff being posted on Facebook and Tumblr and elsewhere in which people are attacking the Kony 2012 campaign as being: 1) for the profit of Invisible Children’s organisational leaders; 2) emotional hype that will die out; and/or 3) a problematic campaign because it advocates direct military intervention. Firstly I just want to say that I get it. I get that...
What seemed at first a whoa-ful tale to be reined in, has now become a bit of a...– Some great puns coming in around horsegate (via guardian) Journalism is a real career, y’all.
Drunk blogging make s me a douchebag/ but I;m eantirely arligth wit that.
davidcameronpretendingtobecommon: David Cameron casually crosses the underground gap without the aid of his servant. So common. It’s almost as if he went to a comprehensive. I’m crying. This is beautiful.
Late to the party.
Only just got Missing E. Which is apparently a thing. Thanks for the heads-up, y’all.