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Post by galadrielles (via hazelgracelancast-r)
July 24, 2014 at 8:02 AM | Post Permalink | 2,127 notes
#hp #feels



enochian-joke:

 #CAN WE GET AN EPISODE OF CASTIEL TALKING

YES. I could totally watch a whole episode of him commenting on humanity or whatever else I don’t even need more than that it’s compelling enough by itself.

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July 24, 2014 at 6:01 AM | Post Permalink | 39,664 notes
#spn #cas



popfreakinpunk:

was this movie even real

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July 24, 2014 at 4:01 AM | Post Permalink | 208,530 notes



Teachings of Surak: the principle philosophy of the Vulcans (Vulcan to English)

Nar-tor pulaya s'au k'ka'es - k'el'rular tun-bosh: Accept their reaching in the same way - with careful hands
Dom nam-tor vohris nem-tor ha'kiv: Then be slow to take life.
Dakh pthak. Nam-tor ri ret na'fan-kitok fa tu dakh pthak: Cast out fear. There is no room for anything else until you cast out fear
Ri klau au ik klau tu: Do no harm to those that harm you
Vah mau vah tor-yehat ri stau: As far as possible, do not kill
Variben veh sochya kuv nam-tor vah goh yut ha-tor: He talks peace if it is the only way to live
Shiyau thol'es k'thorai ri k'ahm: Nobility lies in action not in name
Nufau au sochya - yi dungi ma tu sochya: Offer them peace - then you will have peace
Pulau na'vathular k'nuhk: Reach out to others courteously.
Spunau bolayalar t'Wehku bolayalar t'Zamu il t'Veh: The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few or the one.
I'wak mesukh-yut t'on: The present is the crossroads of both (future and past)
Tilek svi'khaf-spol t'vathu - tilek svi'sha'veh: The spear in the other's heart is the spear in your own
Nam-tor ri thrap wilat nem-tor rim: There is no offense where none is taken
Ri vath kau eh ri vath rok nam-tor na'etek hi etek kau-tor: There is no other wisdom and no other hope for us but that we grow wise
Nam-tor wak vah yut s'vesht na'fa'wak heh pla'rak: Time is a path from the past to the future and back again
Ma etek natyan teretuhr lau etek shetau weh-lo'uk do tum t'on: We have differences. May we, together, become greater than the sum of both of us
Eik-veshtaya to'ovau kau - lu veshtaya ri glazhau goh na'kastorilaya t'kashan: Wide experience increases wisdom, provided the experience is not sought purely for the stimulation of sensation.
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July 24, 2014 at 2:01 AM | Post Permalink | 2,211 notes



rnicrophone:

bombing:

cop: who the hell ordered all these pizzas

me: you said i got one phone call

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July 23, 2014 at 6:01 PM | Post Permalink | 189,359 notes
#hp



mistressofpie:

A super girly and peppy blonde girl who wears bright pink dresses and skirts everyday is best friends with a quiet goth girl who of course sports all black clothing and big lace up boots. Someone jokes and yells to them “Hey look, a fairy and a vampire!” The blonde turns around and flashes a fanged grin and says “She’s human, actually.”

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July 23, 2014 at 4:02 PM | Post Permalink | 158,222 notes



donutsornonuts:

We are gathered here today because SOMEBODY *glares at coffin* couldn’t stay alive.

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July 23, 2014 at 2:01 PM | Post Permalink | 300,511 notes



milosreturn:

MULAN + SONGS

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July 23, 2014 at 12:02 PM | Post Permalink | 2,628 notes



mishasminions:

PLEASE LET THERE BE SUNDRESSES

Supernatural Season 10 is going to be a definite high note for fans. Quite literally, in fact, if executive producer Jeremy Carver has anything to do with it.

When speaking with Cinefilles and another journalist after a 2014 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour panel on Friday, Carver revealed that there may be a musical tone to one particularly important episode this season.

“We have one episode right in the middle there, No. 5, which is our 200th episode which, I think, will be one of the more amusing and engaging episode in a while,” he explained when asked about whether the show can go lighthearted with Dean in demon mode. “I think we can safely call this a meta episode.”

He added, “I would just describe it as something of a love letter to our fans. And there will be songs.”

Immediately, the question was posed as to whether Jensen Ackles and Jared Padalecki would be singing in the episode, and Carver responded with “I can’t comment.” He did say there is potential for dancing, though, and there definitely will be multiple numbers featured within the episode, featuring a mix of original and cover tracks (classic rock for the boys, we’d imagine).

“It’s gonna be real fun,” he said from the TCA stage at the Beverly Hills Hilton. “I think it’s a real celebration of the show and the fans of the show.”  (x)

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July 23, 2014 at 10:00 AM | Post Permalink | 7,771 notes



My Parents are Dead and My Sister is Disabled

congalineofdurin:

cockismybusiness:

team—wolverine:

therealbarbielifts:

eisforedna:

On May 28th, my sister, Edna, turned 31.

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Her mental age is about three years old. She loves Winnie the Pooh, Beauty & the Beast, and Sesame Street. Even though the below picture is unconvincing. 

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Edna and “Cookie.” I think she was trying to play it cool. 

My name is Jeanie. I’m Edna’s younger sister. I’m also her guardian and caregiver. 

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That’s me on the left. (Hey, you never know. After a year of writing a blog about online dating - Jeanie Does the Internet - I’ve come to learn that there are A LOT of fools on the internet.) 

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ANYWAY, I’m not “doing the internet” anymore. I’m taking care of Edna full-time, after completing my MFA in Writing for Screen & Television at USC.

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May 16, 2014. I wanted a picture. Edna wanted breakfast.

In case you’re wondering where our parents are, they’re dead. Our mom died of breast cancer when she was just 33. 

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Us with mom before she died. (Obviously.)

As for our dad, he peaced-out around the time my mom got sick. His loss - we’re awesome. 

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Here we are being awesome at the beach. Pushing a wheelchair in the sand? Not so awesome. 

In case you’re wondering “What’s wrong?” with my sister - as a stranger once asked me on the street  -  NOTHING. Yes, Edna has a rare form of epilepsy - Lennox-Gastaut syndrome - but I don’t know if that’s anymore “wrong” than people who don’t have manners. 

Basically, Edna was born “normal,” and started having seizures as a baby. They eventually got so bad that they cut off the oxygen to her brain, causing her to be mentally disabled. Or impaired. Or intellectually disabled. Or whatever you want to call it - except “retarded,” because in 2010, President Obama signed Rosa’s Law into effect, replacing that word with “intellectually impaired.” 

Which is cool and all, but services for the disabled and the people who care for them are SEVERELY LACKING. Also, there’s a bunch of people working in taxpayer-funded positions who are supposed to help families like us, but don’t. (Big surprise, I know.) They just fill out paperwork (whenever they feel like it) with asinine statements like this: 

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YUP. I transport my sister down the stairs in her wheelchair, because that is not only safe, but TOTALLY PRACTICAL. Why doesn’t everyone in a wheelchair just take the stairs, for God’s sake? Stop being so lazy, PEOPLE WITHOUT WORKING LEGS! 

But, as it says above, Edna’s legs do work. Whether or not she wants them to, is another story. 

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Edna refusing to go inside. 

These are the stairs that I have to carry her up - by myself - on a daily basis. That is, until one of my legs break and both of us are just sitting at the bottom of the stairs, helpless. 

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For six months, I have begged - BEGGED - the State of California to help my sister, which they are required by law - The Lanterman Act specifically - to do so. But they’ve told me “these things take time” and that I “need to amend my expectations.” (That was said to me when I refused to place Edna at AN ALL-MALE CARE FACILITY. Because yes, that was an “option” that was offered to me.) 

Prior to Edna moving in with me in my one-bedroom apartment, she was living with her amazing caregiver, Gaby, back in Tucson, where we went to high school and I did my undergrad. Edna’s reppin’ the Wildcats below. 

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But back in November, Gaby also died from breast cancer. (FUCK YOU, BREAST CANCER!) This picture was taken a month before she died. She never even told me she was sick because she didn’t want me to worry. 

By the way, we were raised by our grandma. Edna and her were very close.

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She’s dead, too. Surprise.

She died when I was 20 and Edna was 21. That’s when I became Edna’s legal guardian and Gaby stepped into the picture to help me out with Edna. 

So, six months ago, after Gaby died, I moved Edna to California, where I tried to get the folks over at The Frank D. Lanterman Regional Center to help me. I’ve told them I’m worried about our safety - that one of us could get hurt on the stairs -  I’ve told them I can’t afford to pay the private babysitters $15/hour because the ones social services sent me who make $9/hour were unreliable (they didn’t show up on time or at all so I could get to school and work), untrustworthy (one of them let Edna go to the bathroom in the kitchen and then took her into the bathroom because “that what I thought I was supposed to do.”) 

But the people over at the FLRC don’t return my calls, they don’t file the paperwork on time - and the first caseworker that was assigned to us actually LAUGHED AT my sister when he came to our home to evaluate her. When I reported him to his supervisor, she told me, “That’s just [insert name of said jackass].” 

He was one of the two caseworkers that contributed to the report I mentioned above, which also included this: 

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So let me get this straight - I have to feed, bathe, dress and help Edna in the bathroom and you can’t deduce whether or not she is able to vote? What in the fuck?!

Now I realize I seem angry. And you can bet your balls I am. I’m also sad. Sad for those who don’t have family to stick up from them and who waste away God knows where, monitored by no one. Or monitored by people who physically and sexually assault them

I’m also sad for the caregivers who are SO EXHAUSTED - trying to take care of their loved ones - while also trying to take care of themselves and battling a system that is supposed to help, but does nothing of the sort. And I know a lot of people give up. They let their dreams, their marriages, their friendships slide. All while trying not to resent the very person you’re doing it all for.

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Edna wanted to sit next to me the other day while I was writing. Clearly, she’s not impressed. 

Here’s the thing: I REFUSE TO GIVE UP. I’M NOT GIVING UP ON HER OR MYSELF. I’m going to pursue my dreams while taking care of her, AND while ensuring that the people paid to do their jobs ACTUALLY do them.

That’s where you come in. I need you to help me get my story out there. Because I know I’m not alone in this. I want to connect with families who are in similar situations and also show people who have no idea what it’s like to care for someone with a disability (or even a loved one who is sick) that it can be rewarding. Super fucking hard. Exhausting. Painful. Isolating. But, rewarding. 

I’m going to get help for my sister - and others. My hope is that by sharing our story, I can bring awareness to the lack of services and help for the disabled. 

Thank you, 

Jeanie 

Facebook:  facebook.com/eisforedna

Twitter: @EisforEdna 

This made me cry

SIGNAL BOOST

STOP SCROLLING. THIS PERSON ISN’T ASKING FOR MONEY AND THIS POST WON’T MAKE YOU SAD.

This is a really uplifting and inspirational story of a family sticking by each other and making things work despite a whole lot of shit

They just want to find other people in the same position they are, for a sense of community and to feel like they aren’t alone.

I know out of all of you, some of you have followers who are living with and taking care of intellectually or emotionally disabled family members, and this lovely and unbreakable pair of sisters need to find them.

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July 23, 2014 at 8:01 AM | Post Permalink | 189,072 notes



allyson-wonderlnd:

What I love about Deadpool is that he’s got 2 attractive woman on his side and he’s more excited about Waldo. I love accurate cosplay.

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July 23, 2014 at 6:01 AM | Post Permalink | 185,413 notes



win-cestj2:

alanaisreading:

I’ve been promising updated maps for months, and here they are.  You can see my other maps at this page,   Please see the following posts for more details about each map.

 The final mileage is as follows (based on  the trip calculator at http://www.distancescalculator.com/):

Miles traveled in the Impala by season:

  1. 20,290
  2. 27,225
  3. 14,390
  4. 15,383
  5. 27,498
  6. 19,249
  7. 9,957
  8. 44,290

Total mileage for the first 8 seasons on the Impala: 178,282.

However, in season 1 we see the Impala’s odometer, and it has 70,098 miles showing on it in.  If we subtract the known mileage from before that episode, when Dean first visited Sam at Stanford, his odometer probably read somewhere near 58,081, for a total of 236,363.

But the odometer on the Impala only has 5 digits, so we have to assume that it has turned over a few times, with John and Dean driving it for hunting purposes since 1984.

If we average the mileage per year we get a mean of about 22,285.  If we assume that kind of mileage since 1984 (minus a few years for things like Dean parking it in Indiana for a year, etc.), the Impala probably has around 534,846 miles on it.  Give or take.  And this is just known highway mileage, not including driving within cities.

I fucking love this.

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July 23, 2014 at 4:01 AM | Post Permalink | 23,894 notes
#spn



cruelbritannia:

I love that you can clearly see Evans go “SHIT” and Stan go “WOW” and Scarlett definitely reacts, but then plays it off like it’s no big deal. 

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July 23, 2014 at 2:00 AM | Post Permalink | 42,582 notes




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