I love this picture. I saw a reproduction of it in a comic book when I was six years old, which was a very long time ago, and then I lost the comic book and could not find the picture anywhere.

Years later when the internet became a thing and connections slowly grew fast enough for people to be liberal with their picture uploads and google got really good at the searching thing, I found it again.

I think I stared at it forever that day. Anyway, it’s called the Flammarion Engraving. Nice to see it again.





this website is really uniquely terrible in nearly every way but where else am i gonna put my posts about batman being named after bruce springsteen. do i post that on facebook? do i email my mom 

The best explanation of Tumblr’s appeal that I’ve seen

everywhere else you speak TO people, specific people, one at a time or in small groups

here you can scream into the void, and if a passing weirdo likes it they can give you a thumbs up or pass it along to their weirdo friends who might like it too

the real reason i’m still here



do u ever give such a good ass speech about somethin in ur head and then ur like “god i should drop everything and just go into politics and fix shit myself”

i just woke up and misread this as “I should drop everything and just go into politics and shit myself”

which honestly, still, mood.

Revealed: how the FBI coordinated the crackdown on Occupy | Naomi Wolf



The document – reproduced here in an easily searchable format – shows a terrifying network of coordinated DHS, FBI, police, regional fusion center, and private-sector activity so completely merged into one another that the monstrous whole is, in fact, one entity: in some cases, bearing a single name, the Domestic Security Alliance Council.

“The documents, in short, show the cops and DHS working for and with banks to target, arrest, and politically disable peaceful American citizens.”

I can FEEL my blood boiling.

Revealed: how the FBI coordinated the crackdown on Occupy | Naomi Wolf

This isn’t a counter offer; it’s a legislative burning cross,” said Democratic consultant Eddie Vale, who has been working with several pro-immigrant groups to pressure Congress over the past few months. “This isn’t an offer of someone who wants to get to a deal—it’s attempting to use the DREAMers as pawns to change the entire legal immigration system and get every item on Stephen Miller’s white supremacist wish list.