another noble attempt to keep myself entertained, and i make no promises of being entertaining. i must save that energy for more scholastic efforts like clay and paints and other such pursuits of glory.
  • a short story of Wednesday

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  • i don’t know who this man is, but i like him and i would like him to be my new friend.

    cause you never know when the zombie apocalypse will begin.

    (Source: worsethanmyotherblog, via penis-hilton)

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  • "Violence is a part of America’s culture. It is as American as cherry pie."
    Imam Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin (H. Rap Brown), 1967. (via disciplesofmalcolm)

    (Source: youtube.com, via fuckyeahanarchopunk)

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  • "You get a strange feeling when you’re about to leave a place. Like you’ll not only miss the people you love but you’ll miss the person you are now at this time and this place, because you’ll never be this way ever again."
    Azar Nafisi (via onlinecounsellingcollege)

    (via particleb0red)

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  • "

    Robin Williams didn’t die from suicide. I only just heard the sad, sad news of Robin Williams’s death. My wife sent me a message to tell me he had died, and, when I asked her what he died from, she told me something that nobody in the news seems to be talking about.

    When people die from cancer, their cause of death can be various horrible things – seizure, stroke, pneumonia – and when someone dies after battling cancer, and people ask “How did they die?”, you never hear anyone say “pulmonary embolism”, the answer is always “cancer”. A Pulmonary Embolism can be the final cause of death with some cancers, but when a friend of mine died from cancer, he died from cancer. That was it. And when I asked my wife what Robin Williams died from, she, very wisely, replied “Depression”.

    The word “suicide” gives many people the impression that “it was his own decision,” or “he chose to die, whereas most people with cancer fight to live.” And, because Depression is still such a misunderstood condition, you can hardly blame people for not really understanding. Just a quick search on Twitter will show how many people have little sympathy for those who commit suicide…

    But, just as a Pulmonary Embolism is a fatal symptom of cancer, suicide is a fatal symptom of Depression. Depression is an illness, not a choice of lifestyle. You can’t just “cheer up” with depression, just as you can’t choose not to have cancer. When someone commits suicide as a result of Depression, they die from Depression – an illness that kills millions each year. It is hard to know exactly how many people actually die from Depression each year because the figures and statistics only seem to show how many people die from “suicide” each year (and you don’t necessarily have to suffer Depression to commit suicide, it’s usually just implied). But considering that one person commits suicide every 14 minutes in the US alone, we clearly need to do more to battle this illness, and the stigmas that continue to surround it. Perhaps Depression might lose some its “it was his own fault” stigma, if we start focussing on the illness, rather than the symptom. Robin Williams didn’t die from suicide. He died from Depression*. It wasn’t his choice to suffer that.

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    Tom Clempsom (via mollyfamous)

    …..if he didn’t choose to medicate himself, then yes it was his choice.  people can choose to not undergo radiation just as much as they can choose to not be prescribed a molotov cocktail of lithium, prozac, xanax, etc etc etc.   

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