For anyone who has ever been made to feel uncomfortable by strangers telling them to “just smile”. A fuck you anthem to sing to your “admirers”.

keshek:

Life is hypocritical in the sense that there are things that are going on but we allow those in power to pretend to act as if they don’t go on.

keshek:

Life is hypocritical in the sense that there are things that are going on but we allow those in power to pretend to act as if they don’t go on.

That awkward moment when the cliche quote about making the decision between what is right and what is easy suddenly makes sense to you. Even though before you were sure that you would not choose ease over a decision you can live with. It’s the worst.

Allegedly this Kodak moment is the day Arnold received his US citizenship.

Allegedly this Kodak moment is the day Arnold received his US citizenship.

….Of a new era’d nation that looked out for Uno, of a one-time World Policeman that was now going to retire and have its blue uniform deep-dry-cleaned and placed in storage in triple-thick plastic dry-cleaning bags and hang up its cuffs and spend some quality domestic time raking its lawn and cleaning behind its refrigerator and dandling its freshly bathed kids on its neatly pressed mufti-pants knee.

David Foster Wallace, Infinite Jest, page 383

I imagine one of the reason people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain

James Baldwin (via a-certain-shade)