I’d intended for the post below to be the final one here, but then this just happened at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service—not exactly a funeral, to be fair, but I’ll just go ahead and take credit for the whole thing. Thank you, world, and good night!
I love flawed characters, male or female, and I only want to talk about flawed characters, really, in what I do. I think likability is bullshit — we are complicated beings, sometimes we’re likable and sometimes we’re not… and sometimes we fuck up radically. —
Orange is the New Black (and Weeds) creator Jenji Kohan in Indiewire.
(Ed’s note- could we be friends? PLEASE?)
People ask me, “If you could be whatever you wanted to be, what would you be?” My first answer is not “a great lawyer.” It is, “I would be a great diva.” But I totally lacked that talent, so the next best thing is the law. —
Radio interview, New York Public Radio station WQXR’s “Operavore” program (Feb. 2, 2013) (In Italian, a diva is a celebrated opera singer.)
I LOVE YOU RBG. NEVER LEAVE THE COURT. KTHXBAI
(Source: cydswoff, via notoriousrbg)
Rick Perry, governor (dictator?) of Texas, for declaring that it’s too bad Wendy Davis hasn’t learned from her own example of being a young, single mother.
Really? Rick Perry on learning lessons?
Interestingly, every person in Texas has heard that rumor that Perry plans to run for president again. Because apparently humiliating himself in 2012 taught him nothing.
(Source: notoriousrbg, via catronicon)
Can we do a roll call for all the Wellesley peeps on Tumblr? Just reblog this if you go to/went to Wellesley. If you are inclined, you can add your name and year but it’s fine if you don’t.
<3 Wellesley Underground
Lisa Scanlon Mogolov ’99, associate editor at Wellesley magazine
yo. ‘04 here
Damn right! So proud to be a Texas woman. Wendy Davis= HERO
For realzies— Karl Rove and Donna Brazile bust a move together at a conference. Is this the fairy tail chapter in Bush v. Gore?