Here's what I know:
It takes two seconds to be nice to someone.
Think three steps ahead.
You don’t really own anything you can’t carry on your back at a dead run.*
Good comedy punches up, not down.**
* Quote from Daniel Keys Moran
** This goes for pretty much everything. Kick upwards.
“Gender Bias in College Admissions Tests”, FairTest.org
And then people urge me everything is fine, of course it is, when you’re ignoring statistics that is.
Fun fact: SAT tests predict college performance pretty well for men, but they strongly underpredict college performance for women. http://spp.sagepub.com/content/early/2012/12/20/1948550612469038.abstract
I think I’ve reblogged this before, but that study needs to be shared.
The SATs are bullshit.(via carnivaloftherandom)
I have to laugh.
People constantly portray Hades in new age media as this totes evil bad guy, yet Zeus and Poseidon have fathered more monsters and people than he has and have raped women
while Hades is just there in the underworld with the one girl he kidnapped and agreed to let her free in the summer months with no children of his own, probably rolling his eyes and going ‘Guys, can we have a normal family dinner for once? Please?’