arvidabystrom:

shot this for a while ago!!

arvidaportfolio:

Polyester 2014, shoot by Arvida Byström.

can I be the blue girl please? *sigh*

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platypusdisciple asked: I'd be interested. :p Anyway: if you could have a plushie version of any actor/actress, who would you choose and why?

Well what do you want to know about them?

Hmm i dunno. I’m not generally that much of a fan of any actor or actress. Maybe Ellen Page? I dunno. *shrugs*

*yawn*

I keep meaning to write a post about my thought processes when I’m in a downward spiral. But that probably wouldn’t be interesting to you.

Instead, why not just ask me questions? It’d be easier I think and probably maybe more coherent.

An Open Letter to Sam Pepper

lacigreen:

Hi Sam!

Thanks for taking the time to read this letter.  As fellow YouTubers, we have much respect for others who put so much hard work into building their channel.  It’s not easy, and you should be proud!  That said, we’ve noticed that in your success, there has been a lack of respect in return…namely, for women and girls.

You may have noticed that your latest video “Fake Hand Ass Pinch Prank” has garnered considerable negative attention.  In this video, you sexually violate a number of unsuspecting women on the street, many of whom are visibly confused and upset at being touched by you without permission.  One woman even says “I don’t like that!” while you proceed to laugh and touch her more.  In “How to Make Out with Strangers”, made a year ago, you pressure women on camera to make out with you - again, many of whom are visibly uncool with it.  Confused and caught off guard, they painfully follow through with your requests, clearly uncomfortable.  In “How to Pick Up Girls with a Lasso”, you physically restrain women on the street with lassos - many of whom look alarmed to be restrained by a stranger on the street.

You’d probably be alarmed too, wouldn’t you?  Imagine someone on the street comes up and rubs their hand on your bottom, or a girl walks up to you with a camera and forces her mouth onto yours while you’re trying to figure out what’s going on.  Imagine walking down the alley alone, when a guy much larger than you physically restrains you with rope and pulls you toward him.  You probably wouldn’t like it, right?

People don’t like to be violated and they don’t like to see their friends and girlfriends be violated either (hence the group of men that tried to beat you up in the lasso video).  And yet, history suggests that perhaps you find this humorous.  It is very disturbing that we live in a world where the violation of women and girls’ bodies is not only funny, but profitable, and can garner considerable notoriety and views on YouTube.

We are deeply disturbed by this trend and would like to ask you kindly, from one creator to another, to please stop.  Please stop violating women and making them uncomfortable on the street for views.  Please stop physically restraining them and pressuring them to be sexual when they are uncomfortable.  Please show some respect for women’s right to their own bodies.  While it may seem like harmless fun, a simple prank, or a “social experiment”, these videos encourage millions of young men and women to see this violation as a normal way to interact with women.  1 in 6 young women (real life ones, just like the ones in your video) are sexually assaulted, and sadly, videos like these will only further increase those numbers.

We realize that people make mistakes, and that sometimes it’s hard to see the ripple effect of one’s actions.  We really hope that you will take a step back and consider the power you have to be someone who makes the world a better place.  It’s not too late to make a change!  We invite you to join us in ending widespread bodily violation that takes place in so many forms all around in the world.

Thanks so much.

Laci GreenMeghan TonjesTyler OakleyTomSkaViHartALBRoss EverettMatt LiebermanMeg TurneyTom FlynnTyrannosaurus LexArielle ScarcellaDan at NerdCubedRachel WhitehurstHannah Witton, Jefferson Bethke, MusicalBethan, Kaleb Nation, Chris Thompson, Michael Buckley, Jared Oban, Liam Dryden, Sanne Vliegenthart

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magicalgirlconfessions:


I’m amongst the people who’d like a magical boy anime… but I want one that’s closer to a normal magical girl series in age, with younger, cute boys like Syaoran (with female seiyuu), instead of something like magical boy Free! which is what I fear other people who want a magical boy series want.

Submitted by Anon

magicalgirlconfessions:

I’m amongst the people who’d like a magical boy anime… but I want one that’s closer to a normal magical girl series in age, with younger, cute boys like Syaoran (with female seiyuu), instead of something like magical boy Free! which is what I fear other people who want a magical boy series want.

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datgmodder:

By シノアサ on pixiv 

prettybooks:

Alternatives to Amazon
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Hive (free delivery, plus 5% goes to an indie bookshop of your choice)
Wordery (free delivery)
Best Little Bookshop (free delivery)
Waterstones (free delivery)
Foyles
Blackwell’s

Oooooooh *takes notes*

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