desperately wanting

palmist:

i love this blooper 

bobbityhobbity:

So, every ATLA/LOK book has at least one flashback episode:

Book 1: Water - “The Storm”

Book 2: Earth - “Zuko Alone”

Book 3: Fire - “The Avatar and the Firelord”

Book 1: Air - “Out of the Past/Skeletons in the Closet”

Book 2: Spirits - “Beginnings 1 & 2”

Book 3: Change…

stunningpicture:

How we beat the heat in Australia. Ice cold can on a warm belly.

stunningpicture:

How we beat the heat in Australia. Ice cold can on a warm belly.

dreamy-cortex:

me: oh wow this song is nice let’s find some sheet music so i can play i-

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me: nvm

wolfofthemoon:

tigerlizii:

fromthemindofatwentyorotherlycan:

tamorapierce:

barrylyga:

yainterrobang:

LIST OF THE WEEK: TWENTY BANNED BOOKS
Celebrate your intellectual freedom. Read a banned book.

Learn more about each book here: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Looking for Alaska, I Hunt Killers, Eleanor & Park, Gossip Girl, The Hunger Games, TTYL, 13 Reasons Why, The Giver, Speak, Hold Still, Whale Talk, The Miseducation of Cameron Post, Twenty Boy Summer, Boy Meets Boy, Living Dead Girl, Fallen Angels, Vampire Academy, The Supernaturalist, A Wrinkle In Time.

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I’m surprised when any book is banned or challenged, but the continual obsession with challenging The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian absolutely stupefies me. That book has the tamest sexual content I’ve ever seen. I’m stunned people can find anything to object to.

They banned a book about soldiers for profanity?  What’s next, a soldier’s right to breathe?

It’s almost like they’re banning everything that doesn’t fit into their fantasy worldview of a perfect little world where everything is just perfect and OK.

Most adults are stupid like that. They don’t want children learning about the real world because they think kids aren’t smart and can’t handle things that might happen later on in their lives.

Some of these really sicken me….