HEY what are you reading these days? Like book-wise, not links. I’m about halfway through Sady Doyle’s Trainwreck, and I recommend it as part of your daily early morning reading. It really gets the blood going and sets your mind and soul on a course for the day. That course is misandry, reader. It’s misandry.
Before we get started in earnest I want to say, if you read only one thing from this list, please make it this: My Very Good Black History Month Tribute to Some of the Most Tremendous Black People.
Queer as in F*ck You
+ More on this artist and project that we talked about a few weeks ago: Photography Series Aims to Empower Alaska Native LGBTQ2 Community.
+ “How Then, Shall We Live?” is a mixtape honoring Black History Month put together by Everyone Is Gay.
Welcome to the Hellmouth
+ Ok this will flatten you right out for a while. How to Build an Autocracy.
+ Jerry Fucking Falwell Jr. You have got to be kidding me AND YET YOU ARE NOT.
+ Raid in Yemen: Risky From the Start and Costly in the End. Jesus this is fucking insane.
+ Oh so is this: Trump Vows to ‘Destroy’ Law Banning Political Activity by Churches. The Constitution means literally nothing! You should have a The Constitution Means Literally Nothing Party this weekend. During which you should maybe build a community bunker. Just thinking out loud here.
Trump’s SCOTUS Pick Neil Gorsuch Founded and Led Club Called ‘Fascism Forever’. EDIT: This is not true! Oh thank goodness.
We’re trying to explain the reasons is for doing what we’re doing. Donald Trump. Everything that he did. All the things that he’s doing now. We know that the institution is going to change for the worse. We know the institution is going to change for the worse. We got demands that you need to pay attention to, that you need to listen to and you need to let them know. Education, we want education first and foremost. We want a rehabilitation program that works for everybody. We want the money to be allocated so we can know exactly what is going on in the prison, the budget.
Saw This, Thought of You
+ Here’s the Easiest Way to Find ‘Waldo’ According to Science and I know how y’all feel about science.
+ Lunar Eclipse and 10 More Can’t-Miss Sky Events in February. Sky events!
+ You can watch Smitten Kitchen on Food Network online so that’s an exciting thing you should do the next time you’re thinking about checking facebook again.
I liked this picture.
— U.S. Forest Service (@forestservice) February 2, 2017