This graphic is fabulous. It represents a tiny crash course in rhetoric. Learn these things. Put them on your wall. Whisper them into the breeze. These are THINGS TO KNOW.
Bookmark this shit and the next time someone begins gobbling nonsense at you on a social network, instead of engaging, point them to this handy chart. Also useful: Thought Catalog’s “How To Have A Rational Conversation" flowchart.
So I read Rainbow Rowell’s Fangirl, and it was amazing ! Here are some character portraits :)
Eva Green as Sibylla in Kingdom of Heaven (2005).
If you only ever learn one thing about apocalyptic history, let it be that in 1806, a chicken soon to be known as The Prophet Hen of Leeds began laying eggs with the phrase ‘Christ is coming’ inscribed on each one. The townspeople’s terror of doomsday was cut short, however, when someone realized the hen’s owner was just writing on the eggs herself and then shoving them back inside the bird. Everyone minus the chicken probably laughed about it later. (x)
Lumberjanes #4 cover and its inspiration: “Forward America” by Norman Rockwell and the cover of the Boy Scout handbook. I wanted to use vintage Girl Scout imagery, but there’s less available. However, there is this Girl Scout postcard that is wonderfully Lumberjanes in spirit: