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Between the Lines by Jodi Picoult & Samantha van Leer
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American Horror Story: Coven

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Fitz & the Tantrums

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Will be pretty busy in September because of school & sports, but there's usually a queue around

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TELEVISION

doctor who, sherlock, supernatural, community, reign, game of thrones


BOOKS

harry potter, the hunger games, percy jackson, john green, the maze runner, the perks of being a wallflower

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clracomalfoy:

coloring challenge

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A Proposed General Rule about Pictures of Naked People

fishingboatproceeds:

fishingboatproceeds:

I mean, I’m not saying that we can enforce this as law or anything. I also might be wrong about this. But:

Just as a general rule, I feel like we should not look at pictures of the breasts or genitalia of people who would rather we not look at pictures of their breasts or genitalia.

As a corollary to that general rule, I would add that I don’t see anything wrong with looking at pictures of breasts or genitalia of people who have invited us to do so. There seem to be plenty such pictures for us to get a reasonably good grasp of, like, the diversity of unclothed human anatomy without having to look at people who wish we wouldn’t.

This seems pretty straightforward to me. Yes, the photographer(s) who photographed Kate Middleton’s grainy distant breasts were violating her privacy. But so do people who choose to look at those pictures.

So maybe we can just agree not to? And this goes not only for princesses, I would argue, but also for people who send things to their romantic partners, who turn out to be jerks and release those photos publicly. Or people whose phones are hacked. etc.

In this world where most every curiosity can be satiated, it seems to me genuinely heroic to resist the urge to look at everything that can be seen, and instead to respect the wishes of those who feel violated or hurt by the availability of images they wish were private.

Seemed a good day to reblog this.

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buhkybarncs:

George Weasley and

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patronuslights:

Harry Potter challenge: It’s not over
Day 1: Scenery porn

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url graphic for: riddikuluslupin

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Ignoring fame was my rebellion, in a funny way. I was insistent on being normal and doing normal things. It probably wasn’t advisable to go to college in America and room with a complete stranger. And it probably wasn’t wise to share a bathroom with eight other people in a coed dorm. Looking back, that was crazy.

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LITERATURE MEME  - [1/2] MODERNIST PERIOD: Nineteen Eighty-Four, GEORGE ORWELL 

“He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.”

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random Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban screencaps 1/??

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acciowill:

The Golden Trio + Textures

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snxpe:

snape week - day 1 - favorite quote
      “You are here to learn the subtle science and exact art of potion-making. As there is little foolish wand-waving here, many of you will hardly believe this is magic. I don’t expect you will really understand the beauty of the softly simmering cauldron with its shimmering fumes, the delicate power of liquids that creep through human veins, bewitching the mind, ensnaring the senses… I can teach you how to bottle fame, brew glory, even stopper death — if you aren’t as big a bunch of dunderheads as I usually have to teach.” 

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