Oh! the thinks you can think

buzzfeed:

Y’all spend a lot of time thinking about Harry Potter, don’t you?

“He showed the words ‘chocolate cake’ to a group of Americans and recorded their word associations. “Guilt” was the top response. If that strikes you as unexceptional, consider the response of French eaters to the same prompt: ‘celebration.’”
— Michael Pollan, In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto (via darkryemag)

(via thepenguinpress)

ay dioj mio

ay dioj mio

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dopeybeauty:

aurora is the queen bitch

“While most students at Columbia University will spend the first day of classes carrying backpacks and books, Emma Sulkowicz will start her semester on Tuesday with a far heavier burden. The senior plans on carrying an extra-long, twin-size mattress across the quad and through each New York City building – to every class, every day – until the man she says raped her moves off campus.

‘I was raped in my own bed,’ Sulkowicz told me the other day, as she was gearing up to head back to school in this, the year American colleges are finally, supposedly, ready to do something about sexual assault. ‘I could have taken my pillow, but I want people to see how it weighs down a person to be ignored by the school administration and harassed by police.’”
Jessica Valenti: Beyond ‘no means no’: the future of campus rape prevention is ‘yes means yes’ (via guardian)

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