hom-tiddlestoner:

thempress:

People look down on McDonald’s employees but fail to realize that if all these folks left McDonald’s and pursued “better careers”  your ass wouldn’t be able to get a McDouble with an Oreo McFlurry at 3am. 

You can’t demand a service while simultaneously degrading those who provide it for you. 

FUCKIN’ YES

(via dreamfulartist)

“ Vaughn says that his job increasingly consists of getting out of Staples way. He credits her with the multiracial look of the people populating their universe. He confesses that he, unfortunately, tends to view white people as the default when creating characters. When he and Staples were discussing Alana’s character design he told Staples that he didn’t want Alana to be a redhead because there is a glut of redheads in science fiction. “Well,” she told him, “she doesn’t have to be white either.” ”

walkerflexasranger:

yungmethuselah:

ikazed:

youngblackandvegan:

black excellence

No, human excellence.

Let’s talk about set theory! In mathematical logic, we have a subfield called “set theory” where we study how items are collected into groups.

Providing a sort of logical bedrock, set theory informs foundational mathematics and computer science, among other fields, and continues to be a topic of mathematical research.

Sound too esoteric? Okay, you’re familiar with Venn diagrams, right? Venn diagrams are an example of basic set theory.

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And you know how all squares are rectangles, but not all rectangles are squares? There we go, more set theory.

So, Black people are group within the larger group humans, i.e. all Black people are humans, BUT not all humans are Black people.

As you can see in the photograph above, Keven Stonewall, the Chicago teen who may cure colon cancer, is Black. Keven Stonewall’s membership in other groups such as humans, Chicagoans and teenagers occurs simultaneously; consider “Chicago teen.”

Why do we say “square” when we could say “rectangle”? Because “square” conveys useful information,
including “rectangle”—as well as a refinement.

When we say Keven Stonewall is an example of Black excellence, we mean Keven Stonewall is an example of Black excellence.

Word.

(via onlylxxxve)

clientsfromhell:

Client: We really loved the work you did in our babies nursery.

Me: Thank you. 

Client: But…

Me: …

Client: We’re moving and would like a refund since the mural will no longer be in “our” nursery.

Me: What?

Client then proceeds to state their case. This continues for some time.

Client: Then if you won’t refund the money can you at least re-create the artwork on the new wall? Free of charge of course?