JT Leroy the heart is deceitful above all things →
i like this kind of art world hoax. this woman was a great writer too! i really liked the book ‘sarah’. i didn’t take it as nonfiction; nothing of the sort. you can kind of tell when something is pushing the boundaries of reality. i can suspend disbelief but not intelligence after all.
playing card tarot deck →
for a long time i’ve collected the playing cards i find on the ground. but even better is to refer to the tarot to interpret their meaning! once you start looking for them they’re everywhere. i had thought card playing was something of a lost art; i know many of these sidewalk cards come from casinos but hopefully there are some grannies playing rummy nearby and one slipped out of a...
Why there's no such thing as "Reverse Racism" →
ireadgood: White people who complain about “Reverse Racism” are actually complaining about being denied their privileges, rather than being denied their rights. They feel entitled to be hired and not to be discriminated against, even though the norm is white people discriminating against blacks. If, in a rare instance, a black employer discriminates against a white job applicant, that’s not...
People you will meet in discussions about sexism... →
this is why i try to avoid discussions about sexism online feministhistorian: Mr “Welcome to the real world”. Sexism happens. Always has, always will. Might as well suck it up and deal with it. Try to change society? What are you, mad? I don’t like it either, sunshine, but just be good and don’t make a fuss. Mr “Oh my god calm down it was a joke”. Everyone knows if you tack “lol” onto the end...
the post punk kitchen 100!
WQW this is great. i need to make those candy bars. quarrygirl: you guys gotta check out the ppk 100, a massive list of awesome vegan stuff that changed our lives in 2011, compiled by isa chandra. i am very proud to have contributed to the list with entries like #34 Vegan Big Mac At Doomie’s, LA. there’s so much good stuff on there, so take the time to read it all!