ebay rly needs to let you make comments while you bid/ after you win
because right now i want to tell all these l00zers to eat my hot butt
*knocks you out with a calculator* bet you weren’t counting on that
woo i couldnt win that other necklace but i did win this pretty lil beauty
i actually had this conversation today
A poster on Reddit asks: What are two events that took place in the same time in history but don’t seem like they would have?
Spain was still a fascist dictatorship when Microsoft was founded.
There were no classes in calculus in Harvard’s curriculum for the first few years because calculus hadn’t been discovered yet.
Two empires [Roman & Ottoman] spanned the entire gap from Jesus to Babe Ruth.
When the pyramids were being built, there were still woolly mammoths.
The last use of the guillotine was in France the same year Star Wars came out.
Oxford University was over 300 years old when the Aztec Empire was founded.
I know it’s less of a shock if you read His Last Bow, but it does blow my mind a bit that there’s an entire collection of ACD Holmes stories that were written and published after World War I.
Comparing historical timelines is my favorite activity, friends.
Judy Foreman, author of A Nation in Pain: Healing our Biggest Health Problem, looks at the prevalence of chronic pain and how we treat it differently in men and women. (via oupacademic)
I’m horrified but not astonished.
So with a man it’s like, “Aw, poor sweet baby, of course you’re in pain—here’s something for that.” And for a woman it’s, “No, but here’s something so you stop complaining about it.”
Not like women know ANYTHING about pain. Jesus. smh
YEAH. SO ASTONISHING.
im so angry that it took my nearly half the game to remember that pokemon are automatically sent to the pc if your slots are full
tumblr home of weak ass anime nerds
Excuse me, we handle otp feels, notp hate, character deaths, and a shit ton of other stuff. We are not “weak ass anime nerds”.
- is a pacifist
- is a pacifist who has been openly critical of the actions of both his home country and the United States during war, to the point that he famously refused to go to the US to accept his Academy Award for Spirited Away because he disapproves of the actions the United States has taken during the War on Terror
- has been loudly and openly critical of the state of Japan’s animation industry, specifically about the fetishization of young female characters and the failings of made-by-otaku-for-otaku anime
- and despite all this the Zen Pencils guy decided that Miyazaki was the perfect person for the role needed to fill for a character who would design a giant robot with a Roosevelt quote emblazoned on it for the purpose of fighting a personified avatar for media criticism
- and i think that’s kind of beautiful
nothing memorable came up for vanguard, but google suggested vandread and… thats exactly it! (and it turns out there was a mecha in the show called vanguard)
thanks so much for the tip! im going rewatch the shit out of it now U3U
[seduces you with historical trivia]
I uh… went a little overboard. Sorry.