Do you still need more proof of rape culture?

As Noam Chomsky once pointed out for Z Magazine, old media types from the institutional bodies like American Enterprise Institute tend to regurgitate the same ideas with a reliability that is equally impressive and infuriating. While assuring the public that rape is a terrible crime, writers like Caroline Kitchens and Heather McDonald of right-wing think tank The Manhattan Institute try to claim that feminists have blown this whole rape culture thing way out of proportion.

Apparently, many women disagree. On Tuesday there were more than 1 million responses on the #RapeCultureIsWhen hashtag started by a frustrated Zerlina Maxwell in response to these right-wing narratives. 

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Rape culture is when you tell your mom you’re a Lesbian and have no intention of getting married to the guy she chose, because “I am NOT sexually attracted to men” and she says (verbatim) “once you getting married and start having sex with your husband, you’ll grow to like it”.

Or when your Doctor Mother says “having sex and children is not in your hands, but your husband’s. If he wants children and/or sex, how can you refuse?”

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Sailor Moon cosplay for tiny dogs.





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i did that adult thing you can do where you buy an entire cake and just eat it

i am eating an entire cake

update: there is more cake than i imagined. 

i see now why my parents didn’t let me do this

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…and half the time they will springboard off the first vertical surface they come near, trot back to you, and insist you do it again.

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Someone come here and nude model for me so I can make an oil painting of you.

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Skirt stuffed with roses at DRESSCAMP F/W 2014

Skirt stuffed with roses at DRESSCAMP F/W 2014

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do you ever

do you ever just have

that one class

that one freaking class

that just depresses you when you think about it because

oh god you hate it so much

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