“After the earth dies, some 5 billion years from now, after it’s burned to a crisp, or even swallowed by the Sun, there will be other worlds and stars and galaxies coming into being — and they will know nothing of a place once called Earth.”—Carl Sagan (via funeral)
Aww. I hope someone saves the complete works of Shakespeare, at least. Maybe Yeats and Keats and Eliot, too. And Douglas Adams. Sheesh. :s
In a bizarre PR stunt for Mason Dixon Farm, a woman won the chance to “live the life of a dairy cow for a day” as part of their “V.I.P. Dairy Farm Experience.”
Mason Dixon claims their cows are treated so well that they invite people to spend a day on their farm living like one. Winner…
Way to misappropriate animals’ experiences. Did they tag you, confine you, forcibly impregnate you, steal your milk, and kidnap your child, too? No? Then shut the fuck up. You have no idea what hell these animals are put through every day, until they are released by means of a premature, and often horrific death.
Tidy wardrobe. Decide what to take to The Outback. Find forgotten coat that isn’t labelled & angst about fabric despite not needing it in tropics. Set a thread alight to test veganness; regret it when acrid smell of burnt synthetic fibre fills the air. Console self by opening windows & making/eating an epic bowl of tasty cabbage & mushroom ramen.
Oh, & entertain/feed/wash/etc the infant, plus catch up on The Walking Dead.
“99 percent of the time, the stabbing comment is not about you. It’s about them. The haters will hate because they are hurt and sad and mad. Your shine freaks the holy-hell fuck out of them.”—@Kris_Carr on how to handle criticism! / via @crazysexylife