I am on the fence about whether this was an adlib/outtake they just decided to keep in or not. XD I’m thinking “Yes.”
why health insurance is so expensive
$100 says this happened in florida
there is a greater chance that this happened in florida than the chances of the sun rising tomorrow
The next time some punk tries to act clever by doing around the world with a yo-yo, I’ll do this.
Do you live in Florida?
well this isn’t very fun since all the answers are posted, but it’s a cute little “quiz” nonetheless :)
THIS IS HOW THE BRITISH PRESS RESPONDS TO THE KILLINGS OF DISABLED CHILDREN. All of these extracts were taken from UK news websites. the final tweet is in response to a now-deleted tweet from politician Sandy Kaylan, who praised a mother for ‘euthanising’ her infant children
tania Clarence, 43, admitted to smothering three of her children, all of whom suffered from physical disabilities. Regardless of the circumstances that led to their tragic deaths, these methods of reporting are unethical and go against the British editors code of practice - which states that, once proceedings are active, the press cannot publish any material that could create substantial risk of prejudice in court. The language used in these articles (“tragic mum”, “the unbearable burden of care”, putting the word murder in scare quotes, etc) does exactly that. Reading these articles, it is clear who we are meant to “side” with.
that these rules on court proceedings are apparently not applicable to cases involving the killing of disabled children shows how little the British press (and by extension, the public) cares about the welfare of disabled people in this country. Calling these children burdens and implying they deserved to die reinforces ableism and makes the world a more dangerous place for disabled people. Yet the press does not count it as encouraging prejudice. maybe it’s because we believe the unlawful killing of disabled infants does not “count” as a real crime
This is abhorrent.
5,000 notes. Tumblr really that’s it?
What in the actual—
I can’t. Really, I just can’t. There are no words.
video game: *autosaves at a weird/out of place/oddly random time*
me: uh oh
video game: *conveniently gives you lots of health kits and ammo*
video game: *suddenly goes uncharacteristically silent*
The gamer senses are strong with this one…
"2081" the full movie (23 min 20 sec)
Based on the short story Harrison Bergeron by celebrated author Kurt Vonnegut, 2081 depicts a dystopian future in which, thanks to the 212th Amendment to the Constitution and the unceasing vigilance of the United States Handicapper General, everyone is finally equal… The strong wear weights, the beautiful wear masks and the intelligent wear earpieces that fire off loud noises to keep them from taking unfair advantage of their brains. It is a poetic tale of triumph and tragedy about a broken family, a brutal government, and an act of defiance that changes everything.
I was wondering what had happened to this.
BEAUTIFUL. SUPERB. ADORABLE. I shall sleep a little easier tonight.
THANK YOU OFFICIALVARRICTHETHRAS.
Ok, I’m sitll on the fence about which of the 4 men my first Quizzy will be romancing, but I gotta say…. That IS super adorable. XD
Confession: It creeps me out how in DAO, your character acknowledges the player’s existence. I imagine the warden saying “I shall do it” or “As you wish,” and the other party members wondering who the crap he/she is talking to.
I’ve been waiting for this gifset my whole life.
So I’m assuming at least 95% of tumblr is hearing this whole scene perfectly in their head, right?
the idea of people not hearing this in their head is inconceivable
You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.
So proud of my mother for doing her own research after I sent her that meme. A sign she hung in her car window.
Is this true?
Not only is it true, it gets worse. The Susan G Komen For The Cure Foundation has actually successfully sued “competing” charities, because (paraphrasing) their “message or branding was infringing.”
You read that correctly: they took money that people had donated to cure cancer, and hired attorneys with it, to sue ANOTHER group of people trying to find a cure for cancer, who, in turn, had to us their donated money to hire their own legal counsel to defend themselves.
Yeah signal boost because not enough people know about this and seriously FUCK SUSAN G. KOMEN THEY ARE THE ACTUAL WORST
(reblogged in honor of my mother, who died of breast cancer, 11/13/97)
Even worse, they help fund abortions through Planned Parenthood, even though study after study has linked breast cancer to abortion…
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They are willing to put the women they claim to support at risk in order to protect the right of those women to kill their own children. Sad.
URGENT: A young woman is scheduled to have an abortion tomorrow. A family has offered to adopt the child, but the mother has refused.
"An update on the young woman: she has replied to my husband and I, thanked us for thinking of her and for our offer, but said she has made up her mind and is going ahead with the abortion. She has also declined her mother’s offer to help her raise the child.
All is not lost yet - the abortion is scheduled to happen in another
24 hours, so praying until the final moment that God will change her
heart.” — A.
Please join me in praying for this woman and for her child! We need divine intervention and a supernatural change of heart! And finally, please pray that any needs she has will be met so that she does not feel pressured to have an abortion because of the circumstances in her life! - Lia Mills
(Lia is the young lady whose pro-life video went viral as she stood up for abortion at the age of 12, and yes, she is still going strong!)