“My idea of rich is that you can buy every book you ever want without looking at the price and you’re never around assholes. That’s the two things to really fight for in life.”
John Waters (via brittanybarns)

(Source: marion--crane)

fire-dad:

The queen of America

fire-dad:

The queen of America

(Source: ibaaad)

humansofnewyork:

“My grandmother always told me: ‘It doesn’t matter if you’re crippled, blind, or crazy. All this world cares about is how you survive. As long as you don’t do drugs or go to jail, you’re gonna be fine.’”“What do you mean by: ‘The world only cares about how you survive?’”“The only thing people care about is if you’re working, and if you’re paying your taxes. I worked for the city for six years. During the time that I was working, I was Mr. Matthew Phillips. The moment that I wasn’t able to work anymore, I became a social security number.’”

humansofnewyork:

“My grandmother always told me: ‘It doesn’t matter if you’re crippled, blind, or crazy. All this world cares about is how you survive. As long as you don’t do drugs or go to jail, you’re gonna be fine.’”
“What do you mean by: ‘The world only cares about how you survive?’”
“The only thing people care about is if you’re working, and if you’re paying your taxes. I worked for the city for six years. During the time that I was working, I was Mr. Matthew Phillips. The moment that I wasn’t able to work anymore, I became a social security number.’”

upworthy:

The Shameful Truth About Who Makes Money Off Something Called The ‘Immigration Detention Bed Quota’
Sometimes it seems our system of immigration is purposefully broken — for instance, when you see infographics like this one and realize the massive profit that corporations are making off the detention of immigrants. It’s just one of those times you have to shake your head. And your fist.

upworthy:

The Shameful Truth About Who Makes Money Off Something Called The ‘Immigration Detention Bed Quota’

Sometimes it seems our system of immigration is purposefully broken — for instance, when you see infographics like this one and realize the massive profit that corporations are making off the detention of immigrants. It’s just one of those times you have to shake your head. And your fist.

“Nothing in the attitudes of those whom these children meet in any capacity should whisper of anything but kindness.”
“He was acutely aware of the multiple dimensions of HIV spanning science to society and had a heart of gold. This is a huge loss for the field”
hermaeus-moras:

if anyone asks you what florida is like just show them this

hermaeus-moras:

if anyone asks you what florida is like just show them this

dbdarma:

A quick recap of this previous world cup game (PART TWO)

(Source: dbdarma)