"The notion of ‘sex’ made it possible to group together, in an artificial unity, anatomical elements, biological functions, conducts, sensations, and pleasures, and it enabled one to make use of this fictitious unity as a causal principle, an omnipresent meaning."
Michel Foucault (The History of Sexuality)
poboh:

Quai du Louvre, 1889, Frederick Childe Hassam. American (1859 - 1935)  - watercolor -

We’ll always have Paris.

poboh:

Quai du Louvre, 1889, Frederick Childe Hassam. American (1859 - 1935)
- watercolor -

We’ll always have Paris.

SIGH

Missing the way things used to be, as much as I love the present day. 

gaywrites:

"How the Media Failed Women in 2013," courtesy of Miss Representation. This is mind-boggling and you must watch it right now.

Wow. I don’t think I realized how much garbage the media has thrown toward women in the past year.

"A fire broke out backstage in a theatre. The clown came out to warn the public; they thought it was a joke and applauded. He repeated it; the acclaim was even greater. I think that’s just how the world will come to an end: to general applause from wits who believe it’s a joke."
Soren Kierkegaard, Either/Or (via lecollecteur)

Bryan Cranston for GQ

There is something wrong with how attractive he is. Wrong!

rrrick:

TGIF

rrrick:

TGIF