androgynistic:

Any other Bi/Pan people ever reffer to themselves as “not straight” instead of Bi or Pan because then who you’re talking to will assume you’re Gay and see your sexuality as more legitimate?

I have in the past used “queer” to this end.

These days I’m just extra belligerent when I say bi, though.

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CA:TWS, as a film, was a fantastic exercise in putting genuinely decent and optimistic characters (except for Steve himself, at this point, but we can go into that later) up against a nearly ripped-from-the-headlines plot that distills a lot of this country’s cynicism and negativity, particularly in my age group. More than any of the other MCU films, I think this was aimed directly at us, the people in our late teens and twenties and early thirties who sometimes start crying on the toilet because not only will we never be able to stop working our terrible service-industry jobs, we will also never be able to make a safe and comfortable world for the kids who come after us, or take care of our parents when they need us. On top of all that, we’re in this lame dystopian surveillance society where the government hates us, military force has taken the place of diplomacy and stuff like drone warfare is something we’re supposed to just accept, like it’s not horrifying. It’s a story specifically for my generation to try and find some solidarity with.

Which is a pretty ballsy play for a movie with a main character that’s 95.

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Sam H. at Hey Don’t Judge Me (via k8monster)

This is actually a pretty beautiful review/scene-by-scene commentary on the entire movie, so spoilers obviously, but also a great way to relive it (especially the Sam Wilson parts)

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Enjoying her big sister gift from @inkysable & fam. #kida

Enjoying her big sister gift from @inkysable & fam. #kida

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Sleepy baby. #babyb

Sleepy baby. #babyb

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textsfromtng:

Submitted by tropelocker.

textsfromtng:

Submitted by tropelocker.

Anonymous asked: Why does Chris Evans always grab his left boob when he laughs?

officialchelso:

Hello, anon, and thank you for the question.

This topic has been studied by by researchers for years. There are three prevailing theories that I will relay to you now.

1. It keeps him on the ground.

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You may notice in the gif above that Chris’ leg starts to rise as he laughs, possibly a precursor to his entire body undergoing a sort of lift off due to his joy. Chris then employs his upper body strength to force himself to obey the laws of gravity.

2. To check on his physique.

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As you may be aware, anon, it takes a lot of hard work to maintain a superhero body. Chris is concerned that in the time he has spent sitting down, sans working out or eating, he has lost muscle mass. Understandably, he feels the need to make sure that he is still a specimen.

3. Object permanence.

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Object permanence is a term applied to the understanding that an object still exists even when you cannot see it. Chris closes his eyes when he laughs, making him unable to see that he has not disappeared. By grabbing his left boob, Chris knows that he has not somehow ceased to exist.

I hope this helps.

We “hid” a dozen plastic eggs & a dozen Easter egg duckies in the backyard. Here she shows off her spoils… And her fabulous outfit.

We “hid” a dozen plastic eggs & a dozen Easter egg duckies in the backyard. Here she shows off her spoils… And her fabulous outfit.

Yes, I got them matching PJs.

Yes, I got them matching PJs.

Reading her new Sesame Street lift-the-flap book from Grandma.

Reading her new Sesame Street lift-the-flap book from Grandma.

flange5:

Tony Stark has a bad day …

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 … a no good, very bad day.

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Mid-yawn. I like how you can see one of her dimples. (Just wait until she starts smiling—they’re very pronounced.)

Mid-yawn. I like how you can see one of her dimples. (Just wait until she starts smiling—they’re very pronounced.)

mollysa85:

cabell:

Baby B! Born this afternoon. 8lbs 5oz.

Everyone is doing well now. If you have to have a postpartum hemorrhage, believe me, immediately after birth in the hospital beats three weeks postpartum at home.

Also this birth, no one assaulted me or forced interventions against my will. Doctor was very good, as was first nurse who stayed until like 15 minutes before birth. Nurse #2 was a ninny who did not follow directives well—repeatedly said “bottom” when she clearly meant vagina despite being asked to use appropriate terms and kept touching me without warning, but doula helped a lot with her & nurses in recovery are good so far.

A nurse midwiferery help tis mom have a baby…

No, they did not. A nurse-midwife was not involved in this birth, or even an option for this birth. I’m too high risk for a midwife. I had a FP doc who specializes in pregnancy & birth.

Honestly, having had friends who used midwives, I don’t think I’d be especially interested in one even if I could have one. Most OBs are ridiculously intervention-happy, but it seems like just as many midwives withhold safe, clearly indicated treatments & drugs in pregnancy out of some pointless desire to avoid ALL interventions regardless of risk/benefit.

At any rate, getting REAL sick of people trying to hijack my experiences for whatever their pet project is. Get off my blog.

My favorite baby face. #babyb

My favorite baby face. #babyb

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"When people were in serious trouble they went to a witch.*

* Sometimes, of course, to say, “please stop doing it."

— Terry Pratchett, Carpe Jugulum (via gottaquoteit)

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AJ blows Bryony a kiss.

AJ blows Bryony a kiss.