I've got blisters on my fingers.

Read the Printed Word!

Thank God the ancient world was democratic enough that it turned out crap.

—Mary Beard -discussing a collection of Roman grave stones

Mary Beard Takes On Her Sexist Detractors

latinlacuna:

Well that is a worthwhile but often uncomfortable read.

The End of Gamers

dangolding:

The last few weeks in videogame culture have seen a level of combativeness more marked and bitter than any beforehand.

First, a developer—a woman who makes games who has had so much piled on to her that I don’t want to perpetuate things by naming her—was the target of a harassment campaign that…

awwww-cute:

He popped the first two. Now he carries this one very gently

Sometimes my dog carefully grabs the tennis ball by the fuzz.

awwww-cute:

He popped the first two. Now he carries this one very gently

Sometimes my dog carefully grabs the tennis ball by the fuzz.

(via ohnedichallesdoof)

Grizzly bears use tools? WSU study under way

fuck-yeah-bears:

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"In a first-ever study, researchers at Washington State University are examining whether grizzly bears make and use tools. And while it’s too soon to reach a broad scientific conclusion, at least one female bear is demonstrating that, yes, she definitely can."

"The study, being…

(Source: news.wsu.edu)