panacea

Hi. It's me.

vintascope:

Swing - Vernon Grant (1935 – 2006)

vintascope:

Swing - Vernon Grant (1935 – 2006)

(Source: startwithsunset)

I want to be bad-ass when I grow up.

(Source: supersoldiers, via wilwheaton)

“We rolled lighter than that in an actual war zone.”

—   A Twitter user/former veteran quoted in Paul Szoldra’s fascinating Business Insider piece detailing the militarization of police in Ferguson, Missouri right now (emblematic of police militarization across the country) — MRAPs, and M4 carbine and MARPAT look-alikes. (via thepoliticalnotebook)
latimes:

Former White House spokesman James Brady, who gave his name to a gun-control law and founded the Brady Campaign after surviving a gunshot wound to the head during the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, has died at age 73. Above, you can see him being introduced as Reagan’s press secretary in 1981, less than three months before the assassination attempt.
Photo: Zeboxski / Associated Press

Oh. NO.

latimes:

Former White House spokesman James Brady, who gave his name to a gun-control law and founded the Brady Campaign after surviving a gunshot wound to the head during the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, has died at age 73. Above, you can see him being introduced as Reagan’s press secretary in 1981, less than three months before the assassination attempt.

Photo: Zeboxski / Associated Press

Oh. NO.

notoriousrbg:

"Justice Ginsburg … sees her interests as ‘being herself,’ preserving her ‘dignity,’ and promoting her ‘independence.’"

Memorandum from Ron Klain for David Gergen, Justice Ginsburg: Performance Pitfalls (July 14, 1993).

(thanks for the submission, pleaseletthisurlbeavailable!)

We love her anyway:

WHEN I REMEMBER TOMORROW IS A PAID HOLIDAY

librarianproblems:

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(via thelifeguardlibrarian)

londonchuck:

Man’s best friend along for the ride in a delivery truck in Islington, London.

londonchuck:

Man’s best friend along for the ride in a delivery truck in Islington, London.

cbldf:

On April 4, the National Coalition Against Censorship — of which CBLDF is a member — is partnering with the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the Center for Civic Media at MIT to protest censorship in libraries. Dubbed 404 Day, April 4 is a nation-wide day of action protesting the censorship of the Internet at public libraries. More at CBLDF.org…

cbldf:

On April 4, the National Coalition Against Censorship — of which CBLDF is a member — is partnering with the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the Center for Civic Media at MIT to protest censorship in libraries. Dubbed 404 Day, April 4 is a nation-wide day of action protesting the censorship of the Internet at public libraries. More at CBLDF.org…

(via americanlibraryassoc)