Sonia Saraiya
what kind of magpie keeps this blog?

writer on the internet and at @soniasaraiya

monsters-of-purgatory:

parallelheart:

yungfeminist:

boyoatmeal:

holy shit

HOLY SHIT

HOLY SHIT

HOLY SHIT

Posted at 2:49 am on Thursday, September 18, 2014 with 516,079 notes
legallyblonde:

Every time I prepare to enter a room.

legallyblonde:

Every time I prepare to enter a room.

Posted at 2:44 am on Thursday, September 18, 2014 with 902 notes
Grindr users on Scottish independence

davidsims:

machotrouts:

I’ve spent the past couple of days asking several hundred Grindr users in Edinburgh whether they believe Scotland should be an independent country. Replies were of variable quality. Here is a representative sample:


That’s all she wrote

Posted at 2:38 am on Thursday, September 18, 2014 with 3,233 notes
Posted at 2:36 am on Thursday, September 18, 2014 with 31,209 notes

bestrooftalkever:

He eats off a poker chip! 

Needs no further description.

Posted at 2:33 am on Thursday, September 18, 2014 with 29 notes
slaughterhouse90210:

“If you show someone something you’ve written, you give them a sharpened stake, lie down in your coffin, and say, ‘When you’re ready’.”― David Mitchell, Black Swan Green

THIS EPISODE OF PARTY DOWN MEANS A LOT TO ME.

slaughterhouse90210:

“If you show someone something you’ve written, you give them a sharpened stake, lie down in your coffin, and say, ‘When you’re ready’.”
― David Mitchell,
Black Swan Green

THIS EPISODE OF PARTY DOWN MEANS A LOT TO ME.

Posted at 4:46 pm on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 with 313 notes
"I tell my students, ‘When you get these jobs that you have been so brilliantly trained for, just remember that your real job is that if you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else. This is not just a grab-bag candy game.’"

Toni Morrison (via medievalpoc)

Posted at 12:18 am on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 with 3,655 notes
lordemusic:david:

Twinsies!?!

dudes i met our leader

lordemusic:

david:

Twinsies!?!

dudes i met our leader

Posted at 12:14 am on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 with 22,236 notes

I have waited my whole life for this

Posted at 6:40 pm on Friday, September 12, 2014 with 419,905 notes
theeconomist:

Who gets murdered in America
The murder rate in America among black men between the ages of 20-24 is over 100 per 100,000. If this group were a country, it would be more violent than Honduras, the world’s most violent nation. 

theeconomist:

Who gets murdered in America

The murder rate in America among black men between the ages of 20-24 is over 100 per 100,000. If this group were a country, it would be more violent than Honduras, the world’s most violent nation. 

Posted at 6:26 pm on Friday, September 12, 2014 with 724 notes

dhrupad:

Yaadein (1964)

Posted at 1:18 am on Friday, September 12, 2014 with 133 notes
Posted at 12:15 am on Friday, September 12, 2014 with 10,106 notes
Posted at 7:22 pm on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 with 70 notes

Me today

whatshouldwecallme:

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Posted at 2:28 pm on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 with 3,003 notes
"…if Marvel makes Thor 3 before it makes Black Panther, it will have made ten movies headlined by blond white men named Chris before it makes one movie headlined by someone who isn’t even white."

Why Marvel Studios Succeeds (And How It Will Fail If It Doesn’t Diversify)

WELP.

(via taekwonjew)

Posted at 1:01 pm on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 with 12,013 notes