I have this problem where ‘the other day’ for me ranges from yesterday to around 5 years ago
and ‘a friend of mine’ is literally anybody i’ve ever heard of whose opinion i like
"If Scotland becomes independent, it will be despite the efforts of almost the entire UK establishment. It will be because social media has defeated the corporate media. It will be a victory for citizens over the Westminster machine, for shoes over helicopters. It will show that a sufficiently inspiring idea can cut through bribes and blackmail, through threats and fear-mongering. That hope, marginalised at first, can spread across a nation, defying all attempts to suppress it."
— George Monbiot - The Guardian Newspaper 09/09/2014 (via ayeforscotland)
Before u make fun of someone’s foreign accent, take some time to think about how they speak more languages than u and how u are a failure
"You deserve to take up space."
— Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (via fatseux)
It really is quite something to be Scottish right now.
"people on benefits shouldn’t be having flatscreen TVs"
why what other kind of TVs do they make? its 2014, you can’t just pop into Argos and buy a 9 inch VCR combo
please sit down
"If Scotland becomes independent, it will be despite the efforts of almost the entire UK establishment."
— George Monbiot, The Guardian
if you don’t already think that glasgow is hilarious then i’ve got news for you because a guy on a rickshaw followed a bunch of labour MPs around the city playing the imperial march from star wars and i just
george “i’m strongly pro-palestine but i’m standing side by side with tories to protect a union which continually supplies israel with weapons” galloway