“Are there other people who, when watching a documentary set in a prison, secretly think, as I have, Wish I had all that time to read? “
Yes, Zadie Smith. Yes, there are.
Players of France warm up during the training session held at the Estadio Santa Cruz during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil on July 2, 2014 in Ribeirao Preto, Brazil.
Hoping Les Bleus allez tomorrow!
So someone said to me that you can never meet a good person off the Internet. I want to prove them wrong. Reblog if you’ve met someone from the Internet and they’ve turned out to be one of the best people to ever exist.
I can’t even count the number of awesome, eventually IRL friends and acquaintances I’ve met through the Internet. Everything from Craigslist to Facebook to dating sites (OK, mixed results there but still) to my personal blog.
Lost in the Flood
Why did disastrous floods in the Balkans fail to capture Western attention? Téa Obreht explains: http://nyr.kr/1hbpplU
“The Western world continues to hold the Balkans at arm’s length, as though its scattered nations were a clutch of badly behaved children that won’t be allowed back to the grown-ups’ table until they have served an adequate timeout.”
Above: Flood waters cover the village of Gunja, in eastern Croatia, in May. Photograph by Davor Javorovic/Pixsell/AP.
As an American I found out about this first on tumblr, which says something.
#ALLMENCAN be promotors, educators and defenders of #YESALLWOMEN. #ALLMENCAN start with their “homie,” “dude,” or bro who insists on calling women “bitches.”
Please Consider Creating Your Own Image
Nice to see men getting it right.