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Reblog if you honestly have NEVER sent anon hate.

mamahartbig:

It pains me that only 14,000 people can honestly reblog this

Posted 3 days ago

There’s a New Team Joining Catwoman This Week And The Preview Looks Great

dcwomenkickingass:

Like many of the female characters in DC Comics Catwoman came out the new 52 in worse shape than she went in. First we had the “sexy, sexy, sexy” run by Judd Winick and Guillem March. That was followed by Ann Nocenti’s run which was far from the best work she’s ever done. And now? This week novelist Genevieve Valentine joins the book along with artist Garry Brown and if the preview is any indication this will be the best team Selina has had in a very long time.

This arc spins out of Batman Eternal where Selina is moving into a new role - Crime Kingpin!

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I am really excited about this. Genevieve Valentine is one of my favourite authors and finally a Catwoman book I feel I can get behind!

Posted 3 days ago

bckybhnes:

"there’s no time for a black widow movie"

"there isn’t an audience for a female lead superhero movie"

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Making envelope liners

openinkstand:

I don’t know how this never entered my life before, but I am recently obsessed with lining envelopes. I mail out dozens of envelopes a month and none of them are lined, I thought they were silly and tedious! That is.. until I learned how easy it is to make them! Now I am lining everything.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Whenever I hear the “Women are paid $.78 for the man’s $1” I flip it around.

Men make $1.22 for every woman’s $1.

It interests me that even the most common simple measure of gender inequality is firmly based on male-as-normative …

bisexual activist and queer theory blogger Patrick RichardsFink 

this is an interesting point, although mathematically inaccurate: assuming the women:men, 0.78:1 ratio is correct, men make $1.28 for every woman’s $1

A white man makes $1.34 for every dollar that a black man makes

A white man makes $1.52 for every dollar that a latino man makes

A white man makes $1.24 for every dollar that a white woman makes

A white man makes $1.44 for every dollar that a black woman makes

A white man makes $1.67 for every dollar that a latina woman makes

That’s some bullshit right there.

Let’s take it a step further. For every hour a white man works, a black woman has to work 86 minutes to earn as much money. 57.6 hours a week compared to the white man’s 40.

Take it another step further. Assuming a Monday through Friday, 9 to 5 job, from Thursday 12:45pm through Friday end of business, a white man gets paid for his work, a black woman is, by comparison, working for free.

(via quentintortellini)

THE LAST LINE

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This. I am tired of seing this numbers without thinking about woc. (via arobynsong)

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Posted 3 weeks ago

http://laurendestefano.tumblr.com/post/98602408340/i-get-a-lot-of-emails-that-begin-with-something

laurendestefano:

I get a lot of emails that begin with something like, “I hope it’s okay that I’m writing” or “I apologize if this seems random.” I will get some variation of this opening line almost daily. The writer will then go on to say that they are an aspiring writer and want to know about publishing, or…

Posted 3 weeks ago

kammartinez:

Author John Scalzi was on a roll this morning (currently 7:14 AM, 26 Sept. 2014) with a tweet he found from some guy sending out an “ultimatum” to women to “make a choice” between feminism and, well, men like him. So Scalzi launched into a truly magnificent set of scorchers, which I’m posting here for the delectation of people everywhere.

Also: I would like to thank that guy for setting the ultimatum. It makes finding a boyfriend so much easier when the undesirable ones wear a placard identifying themselves.