Paul F. Tompkins, succinctly explaining why you call people what they want to be called, whether it’s “little people” or “transgender” or “chairperson” or “Bob”. It’s not about being politically correct and it’s not about you. It’s about basic decency and respect. (via ericmortensen)
#when I started mentally replacing ‘politically correct’ with ‘respectful’#what was and wasn’t appropriate or valid to say was infinitely clearer to me#because being politically correct is about knowing the secret code and being invincible to being called out#and that’s not the point#the point is that if someone experiences the world in a way that I’m not used to accomodating#it’s my job to learn how to accomodate them
Tatiana Maslany on Season 3 (x)
This has larger ramifications. They were set to shoot in September but it has been moved back to October. Camp X doesn’t end shooting until October. The move will better accommodate Evelyne Brochu’s duties within Season 3 of Orphan Black. You have no idea the sigh of relief I just gave at the moving of the production back a month.
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I really like Willow putting down the stones on top of Tara’s grave. The beginning of the seventh season had the theme of going back to the beginning. Willow, at her heart, is still a Jew. She might not practice, she might not even believe in the religious aspects of it anymore, but there are certain things that she still carries with her. This tradition is one of them.
u ever text someone something risky and every second that they dont respond is another spike in ur blood pressure and u stare at your hand like why did u type that u fool its over the universe is crumbling to pieces this is my demise
"If white people are so privileged why is there a Black Entertainment Network and no White Entertainment Network?"
"Men don’t have privilege, there are women’s only gyms!"
"Why isn’t there a campus centre for straight/cis people!?"
SAME REASONS WHY IN MARIO KART YOU DON’T GET BLUE SHELLS OR LIGHTNING BOLTS WHEN YOU’RE ALREADY IN FIRST PLACE, ASSBAG.
This is honestly the best explanation I have ever seen.