#THIS IS VERY VERY IMPORTANT FFS #this is not just a cool nickname for her #most titles like that are held by (white) men #as a proof of their unparalleled hypermasculinity #one that comes from bloodshed and slaughter #titles like that earned and not easily #but this isn’t most titles #this is something melinda got as a token for her trauma after Bahrain #it’s like a brand seared onto her forehead #and to her it’s ugly and accusing and associated with so much pain #so while on the one hand i’m very happy a woman of colour gets to hold a Big Badass Nickname #while simultaneously deconstructing it #i’m extremely unhappy when the fandom refers to her as that (via stardust-rain)
countdown to season 4: favorite parent weekmama mccall + her boys
A lovely story about Romney/Ryan.
This is the best, most concise explanation of the past four years ever.
I just really enjoy this analogy. A very clever metaphor.
Uzo Aduba, winner of the Best Guest Performer in a Comedy Series award for ‘Orange Is the New Black,’ poses for a portrait during the 4th Annual Critics’ Choice Television Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on June 19, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California.
I was sitting around a hotel and I was like: ‘Yo man, there’s a midnight screening. This is my first Marvel movie, Ima go say what’s up to people!
this is probably one of my favorite jokes in all of western media