I absolutely love learning new languages! It’s like discovering an unsolved puzzle and slowly putting the pieces in their proper place until everything just clicks. Also, playing around with 한글 (the Korean alphabet) just makes me feel so giddy. If you speak Korean, 한국말로하세요 when speaking to me, please. I need more practice 하하하. 감사합니다! ♥♥♥

I absolutely love learning new languages! It’s like discovering an unsolved puzzle and slowly putting the pieces in their proper place until everything just clicks. Also, playing around with 한글 (the Korean alphabet) just makes me feel so giddy. If you speak Korean, 한국말로하세요 when speaking to me, please. I need more practice 하하하. 감사합니다! ♥♥♥

ras-al-ghul-is-dead

ras-al-ghul-is-dead:

A silent protest in Love Park, downtown Philadelphia orchestrated by performance artists protesting the murder of Michael Brown in Ferguson. The onslaught of passerby’s  wanting to take photos with the statue exemplifies the disconnect in American society.  Simply frame out the dead body, and it doesn’t exist.  

Here are some observations by one of the artists involved in the event:

I don’t know who any of these folks are.

They were tourists I presume.

But I heard most of what everything they said. A few lines in particular stood out. There’s one guy not featured in the photos. His friends were trying to get him to join the picture but he couldn’t take his eyes off the body.

"Something about this doesn’t feel right. I’m going to sit this one out, guys." "Com’on man… he’s already dead."

(Laughs.)

There were a billion little quips I heard today. Some broke my heart. Some restored my faith in humanity. There was an older white couple who wanted to take a picture under the statue.

The older gentleman: “Why do they have to always have to shove their politics down our throats.” Older woman: “They’re black kids, honey. They don’t have anything better to do.”

One woman even stepped over the body to get her picture. But as luck would have it the wind blew the caution tape and it got tangle around her foot. She had to stop and take the tape off. She still took her photo.

There was a guy who yelled at us… “We need more dead like them. Yay for the white man!”

"One young guy just cried and then gave me a hug and said ‘thank you. It’s nice to know SOMEBODY sees me.’

I am a Black American who cannot stand American society. Disgusting and disrespectful.

feministess

feminist-tess:

stephenhawqueen:

the US is unreal like girls cant wear shorts to school, you can literally lose your job for being gay, and unarmed black children are brutally murdered on the regular but old white ppl r still like “what a beautiful country. i can freely carry a gun for no reason and some of our mountains look like presidents. god bless”

have i mentioned recently how much i hate my country?

^^^THIS. When did I stop being proud of my country and the fact that I’m American? 

If I’m ever to have a child, I’ll be living in another country before that happens.

tombraider

tombraider:

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Dear Tomb Raider Community,

As you may have seen, we’ve just announced that Rise of the Tomb Raider, coming Holiday 2015, is exclusively on Xbox. We consider all of you to be the lifeblood of Tomb Raider and the work we do at Crystal. I’d like to give you some insight into this decision, and…

I was really looking forward to playing Tomb Raider on the PC seeing as I don’t own either of the new gen consoles, but looks like that’s not happening. Good job, Square Enix, on alienating a large population of your consumers. Nobody’s going to rush out and buy an Xbox One over one game. 

Sorry, Lara. You can blame these corporate assholes.