Bright Yellow Buttercups

Hi! My name is Destane and I am a student at Xavier University in New Orleans. I spend insane amounts of time doing nothing, which in the end is something, I guess.

September 23, 2014 8:21 pm

juilan:

I’m not even flamboyant at all I barely float in water

(via dion-thesocialist)

8:20 pm

fuckyeahhardfemme:

artifuss:

andukes:

Arfa Iqbal, by An Dukes.

www.lips-of-wine.com
@AnFnDukes

good god

and that right there is how you double denim x

(via dion-thesocialist)

8:19 pm

niqabisinparis:

we praise men for the most trivial shit like “omg he buys you pads and chocolate!!!! hubby material!!!” 

chill

(via dion-thesocialist)

8:18 pm

kudipeaches:

Why Shane Dawson Is Racist
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  • Why Blackface Is Racist
  • The History of Blackface
  • Blackface & Black Minstrelsy in Relation to Stereotypical Black Characters
  • How Blackface & Black Minstrelsy Shaped White Perceptions of Black People Today
  • Briefly Explaining Modern Blackface
  • Brief Highlights of Cultural Appropriation By White Celebrities
  • Brief Highlights of Modern Day Blackface By White People

(via unfriendlyblackhottiesanonymous)

8:06 pm
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  • Chasing Time
  • By: Azealia Banks
  • Broke With Expensive Taste
  • 105,420 Plays

dion-thesocialist:

shartichoke:

gay4zayn:

Azealia Banks  - Chasing Time (Studio Version)

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never listened to her..

but im feeeeelin this

Not bad.

(Source: azealiabanksweb)

8:01 pm
Shit Book Snobs Say: Translations

ladysylvie:

fourbritisheyesonly:

twcwelcomecenter:

In case you haven’t heard, BookRiot is the fucking ish. 

I work at a bookstore and I hear every one of these every single day. Nobody cares about how highbrow you are, go away so my coworkers and I can continue talking about Game of Thrones.

and let’s be honest. almost all literary classics, if published now, would be genre fiction.

(via jhenne-bean)

7:52 pm September 22, 2014 1:36 pm

grizzlyhills:

flightcub:

interretialia:

life-of-a-latin-student:

ratwithoutwings:

i’m so upset

I just realized that the reason ghosts say Boo! is because it’s a latin verb

they’re literally saying ‘I alarm/I am alarming/I do alarm!!

I can’t

present active boōpresent infinitive boāreperfect active boāvīsupine boātum

Recte!

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if it comes from the latin word, they’re actually saying “I’M YELLING!” which is even cuter

do they speak latin because it’s a dead language

(Source: pidgeling, via dynastylnoire)

1:35 pm
goddesscru:

eternallybeautifullyblack:

Black Woman Researching Racial Bias In Criminal Justice Wins Prestigious ‘Genius Grant’

By NewsOne Staff
CHICAGO (AP) — A professor [Jennifer Eberhardt] whose research is helping a California police department improve its strained relationship with the black community and a lawyer who advocates for victims of domestic abuse are among the 21 winners of this year’s MacArthur Foundation “genius grants.”
The Chicago-based John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation announced on Wednesday the 2014 recipients, who will each receive $625,000 to spend any way they like.
The professor and lawyer, part of an eclectic group that also includes scientists, mathematicians, historians, a cartoonist and a composer, are among several recipients whose work involves topics that have dominated the news in the past year.
[Continue reading article at NewsOne.]


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goddesscru:

eternallybeautifullyblack:

Black Woman Researching Racial Bias In Criminal Justice Wins Prestigious ‘Genius Grant’

By NewsOne Staff

CHICAGO (AP) — A professor [Jennifer Eberhardt] whose research is helping a California police department improve its strained relationship with the black community and a lawyer who advocates for victims of domestic abuse are among the 21 winners of this year’s MacArthur Foundation “genius grants.”

The Chicago-based John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation announced on Wednesday the 2014 recipients, who will each receive $625,000 to spend any way they like.

The professor and lawyer, part of an eclectic group that also includes scientists, mathematicians, historians, a cartoonist and a composer, are among several recipients whose work involves topics that have dominated the news in the past year.

[Continue reading article at NewsOne.]

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(via dynastylnoire)

1:34 pm