The Lovely Thinking

thatenglishmajorquestion:

"what are you going to do with a degree in english?" [begins to scream and die a bit inside] [pauses to appreciate that iambic pentameter]

lexrhetoricae:

mercuryacejones:

Latest positive news out of Ferguson. Community coming together.

Teachers: Heroes.

fishingboatproceeds:

Couldn’t find a list like this, so…

Wesley Lowery, Washington Post journalist who was arrested while sitting in a McDonald’s.

Local alderman Antonio French.

Huffington Post journalist Ryan Reilly, who was also arrested while reporting on the protests.

Local TV reporter Christina…

notallwugs:

Two scientists walk into a bar:

"I’ll have an H2O."

"I’ll have an H2O, too."

The bartender gives them both water because he is able to distinguish the boundary tones that dictate the grammatical function of homonyms in coda position as well as pragmatic context.

‘Let God Lead’ by Jon Batiste and Stay HumanThere are so many beautiful layers in this.

‘Let God Lead’ by Jon Batiste and Stay Human
There are so many beautiful layers in this.

Add one more corner to another fellow’s tri-cornered hat. You will rejoice as the poor fellow is roundly mocked for his stupid square hat.
(via drollpranks)
‘Crush’ by The Horrible Crowes is my new jam.
millionsmillions:

Well if that doesn’t get you clicking, why do you even follow us?
Against you I will fling myself, unvanquished and unyielding, O Death!
Virginia Woolf, from The Waves 
(via the-final-sentence)
emilyvgordon:

shepherdsongs:

I was driving past a business here in the Houston Heights, when I glimpsed this painted on the side of the building. I recognized that iconic WWII poster before I realized it was not just any woman, but 14 year old Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl who was attacked for wanting an education. The words next to her are her quote, ( “I don’t mind if I have to sit on the floor at school.) All I want is education. And I’m afraid of no one.”

This is gorgeous.

emilyvgordon:

shepherdsongs:

I was driving past a business here in the Houston Heights, when I glimpsed this painted on the side of the building. I recognized that iconic WWII poster before I realized it was not just any woman, but 14 year old Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl who was attacked for wanting an education. The words next to her are her quote, ( “I don’t mind if I have to sit on the floor at school.) All I want is education. And I’m afraid of no one.”

This is gorgeous.