less than exciting times
…[A] steady diet over the years of falsifications and distortions made a certain impression…in a casual conversation with a stranger in a restaurant, a beer hall, a café, I would meet with the most outlandish assertions from seemingly educated and intelligent persons. It was obvious that they were parroting some piece of nonsense they had heard [in the media]…Sometimes one was tempted to say as much, but [if one did] one was met with such a stare of incredulity, such a shock of silence, as if one had blasphemed the Almighty, that one realized how useless it was even to try to make contact with a mind which had become warped and for whom the facts of life had become what [party leaders], with their cynical disregard for truth, said they were.

The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich, pp.247-248.

William L. Shirer 

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I know several wonderful people who deal with invisible pain and diseases every day. This is for you.

I know several wonderful people who deal with invisible pain and diseases every day. This is for you.

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For some background: Film critic Nathan Rabin coined the term “manic pixie dream girl” describing the MPDG as “that bubbly, shallow cinematic creature that exists solely in the fevered imaginations of sensitive writer-directors to teach broodingly soulful young men to…

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i guess the real question is how can you not like tesla

he thought women would eventually rule the world because we’re the dominant sex

he liked pigeons

he was a vegetarian 

he was a babe

he was shy

he hated edison 

he’s perfect 

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Yup, as long as you’re ok with that time he went bonkers and tried to build a death ray.

Are you serious the death ray was the best part

I’ll just leave this here

anogoodrabblerouser:

The odds of being attacked by a shark in the US are 1 in 11,500,000, but no one gets mad at people who want to avoid the ocean.

The odds of a woman being sexually assaulted in her lifetime are 1 in 6, but if she doesn’t feel safe around strange men she’s a stereotyping bitch.

Strange old world we live in.

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'ten fashion trends men ha—'

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Eeeeeee!
7 days until my #birthday!

Eeeeeee!
7 days until my #birthday!