#ThatAwkwardMoment when you realize that Kim...
indigirl1993: Or fed an entire starving country.
eff yeah nerdfighters!: I sometimes forget... →
amypondmother-in-law: … that John Green is in fact a professional writer and not just a nerdy dork who wears zombie unicorn hats with suits in a park filming himself. He’s also an adult. I forget that, too. I never even think of Hank being serious in a job, as he is the epitome of silly….
The idea is that for ten minutes, we forget that we have feelings. And we forget...– ~Will Grayson, Will Grayson by john green and david levithan (via ruby16)
religious exemption rules for taking the SAT on a...
dear collegeboard, i received a revelation from god telling me that if I take the SAT on a saturday, I will die. Unfortunately, this theological belief has not yet had time enough to have clergymen with their own stationaries. Please accept this tumblr post instead. signed, ...
What I asked Obama's tumblr
“Can we please get rid of pennies? seriously, they waste money, have no actual value, and contribute very little, if at all, to monetary transactions. thanks.” i recommend we all ask this or something like it, c’mon guys! also ask other valuable questions that are worth answering.
Is Rape Funny? →
A Helpful Resource.
Reblog if you want one of these in your askbox;
A stupid question A compliment A story A poem About you Why you follow me If you met me what would you do A cute message One thing you want to tell me One thing you want to know about me
Planning for NaNoWriMo
last year, I had zero plan, ZERO. Nothing at all, not a character, not a plot, for the first couple of hundred words, I didn’t even know where it was. this year, I have a character and a couple of places (which he may or may not end up being). one character. that’s all i really have, and that’s all I want. if I have any more, it wont work, that’s just how I am, and...
Reblog if you are always willing to help a...
Changed my url/username-thingy and profile picture...
yes, thingies, have been changed (thingys?). Formerly dftbaseball, now terminallynostalgic… I like it, cuz it describes me pretty well, maybe chronic-nostalgia? hey, actually, I like that, about to change it again!!! (names are melliable!) *EDIT: someone took chronicnostalgia, so now I’m chronic-nostalgia.
I'm posting another one of my personal statements:...
Last summer, I took a class at NYU titled “Minds and Machines,” in that class, we were introduced to Wittgenstein’s Beetle. Wittgenstein’s idea was this: Imagine a world where everyone has a box in which they keep a beetle. People can look in their own boxes, but not each others’, and over time, the word beetle becomes the accepted to describe what people keep in their boxes. Because people...
http://www.pastemagazine.com/blogs/av/2011/10/song-premiere-the-decemberists—-e-watson.html GAHHH The Decemberists are so good!!!!! listen to the song, really awesome, I can’t wait for the EP to come out!
A poem I wrote, not at all based on real life
I hate you, Your stupid laugh and smile. That way that you scrunch your face when You think hard. And the annoying, pretentious way You stick up for the things that You believe in. — In which you believe — You would tell me. Well fuck you and your grammar. Just kidding, I still miss you.
Such weird questions. ASK ME NOW.
1: Do you sleep with your closet doors open or closed?
2: Do you take the shampoos and conditioner bottles from hotel?
3: Do you sleep with your sheets tucked in or out?
4: Have you ever stolen a street sign before?
5: Do you like to use post-it notes?
6: Do you cut out coupons but then never use them?
7: Would you rather be attacked by a big bear or a swarm of a bees?
8: Do you have freckles?
9: Do you always smile for pictures?
10: What is your biggest pet peeve?
11: Do you ever count your steps when you walk?
12: Have you ever peed in the woods?
13: What about pooped in the woods?
14: Do you ever dance even if theres no music playing?
15: Do you chew your pens and pencils?
16: How many people have you slept with this week?
17: What size is your bed?
18: What is your Song of the week?
19: Is it okay for guys to wear pink?
20: Do you still watch cartoons?
21: Whats your least favorite movie?
22: Where would you bury hidden treasure if you had some?
23: What do you drink with dinner?
24: What do you dip a chicken nugget in?
25: What is your favorite food?
26: What movies could you watch over and over and still love?
27: Last person you kissed/kissed you?
28: Were you ever a boy/girl scout?
29: Would you ever strip or pose nude in a magazine?
30: When was the last time you wrote a letter to someone on paper?
31: Can you change the oil on a car?
32: Ever gotten a speeding ticket?
33: Ever ran out of gas?
34: Favorite kind of sandwich?
35: Best thing to eat for breakfast?
36: What is your usual bedtime?
37: Are you lazy?
38: When you were a kid, what did you dress up as for Halloween?
39: What is your Chinese astrological sign?
40: How many languages can you speak?
41: Do you have any magazine subscriptions?
42: Which are better legos or lincoln logs?
43: Are you stubborn?
44: Who is better...Leno or Letterman?
45: Ever watch soap operas?
46: Are you afraid of heights?
47: Do you sing in the car?
48: Do you sing in the shower?
49: Do you dance in the car?
50: Ever used a gun?
51: Last time you got a portrait taken by a photographer?
52: Do you think musicals are cheesy?
53: Is Christmas stressful?
54: Ever eat a pierogi?
55: Favorite type of fruit pie?
56: Occupations you wanted to be when you were a kid?
57: Do you believe in ghosts?
58: Ever have a Deja-vu feeling?
59: Take a vitamin daily?
60: Wear slippers?
61: Wear a bath robe?
62: What do you wear to bed?
63: First concert?
64: Wal-Mart, Target or Kmart?
65: Nike or Adidas?
66: Cheetos Or Fritos?
67: Peanuts or Sunflower seeds?
68: Ever hear of the group Tres Bien?
69: Ever take dance lessons?
70: Is there a profession you picture your future spouse doing?
71: Can you curl your tongue?
72: Ever won a spelling bee?
73: Have you ever cried because you were so happy?
74: Own any record albums?
75: Own a record player?
76: Regularly burn incense?
77: Ever been in love?
78: Who would you like to see in concert?
79: What was the last concert you saw?
80: Hot tea or cold tea?
81: Tea or coffee?
82: Sugar or snickerdoodles?
83: Can you swim well?
84: Can you hold your breath without holding your nose?
85: Are you patient?
86: DJ or band, at a wedding?
87: Ever won a contest?
88: Ever have plastic surgery?
89: Which are better black or green olives?
90: Can you knit or crochet?
91: Best room for a fireplace?
92: Do you want to get married?
93: If married, how long have you been married?
94: Who was your HS crush?
95: Do you cry and throw a fit until you get your own way?
96: Do you have kids?
97: Do you want kids?
98: Whats your favorite color?
99: Do you miss anyone right now?
Reblog if you would never, ever cheat in a...
aero dynamics: Using Real Psychology in Your... →
drpepperr: drtanner: thisisnotpsychology: What Will Your Character Do When Disaster Strikes? by Carolyn Kaufman, PsyD Characterization and Conflict: Using Psychological Tests to Improve Your Writing by Carolyn Kaufman, PsyD Gathering Information from Characters:… Definitely using this come NaNo (or anything else). Thanks val!
dandylionseeds: chicago - sufjan stevens
The good times and the bad times both will pass. It will pass. It will get...– John Green (via themadyhatter)
thinking of changing the url for my tumblr
I’m thinking nostalgiaaddict, maybe occasionallyamusing …but I dunno :/ … ideas?
UChicago supplement personal statement. First...
The question: How does the University of Chicago, as you know it now, satisfy your desire for a particular kind of learning, community, and future? Please address with some specificity your own wishes and how they relate to UChicago. Here it is, tips and help is appreciated :) The University of Chicago has a reputation as a “nerd school,” a reputation, that from my experiences on the campus,...
Flip Flop Fly Ballin': It means nothing →
flipflopflyball: You tell yourself it means nothing. You look at the stats, and the history of the divsional era postseason and you know that being the best team in the regular season means nothing. Of the sixteen World Series since 1995, the best team has won only three times. The worst team in the playoffs has…