"Her blonde hair was part of an attempt to to start over and adopt a new persona, following her first suicide attempt in August of 1953." Plath, who had spent six months in psychiatric care following the suicide attempt, had seemed to improve greatly by the the summer of 1954. This period of time has been lovingly referred to by her biographers as her “platinum summer.”
Macrocosm and microcosm is an ancient Greek Neo-Platonic schema of seeing the same patterns reproduced in all levels of the cosmos, from the largest scale (macrocosm or universe-level) all the way down to the smallest scale (microcosm or sub-sub-atomic or even metaphysical-level). In the system the midpoint is Man, who summarizes the cosmos.
Lila Leeds in 1949 exploitation film, She Shoulda Said ‘No’! (also known as The Devil’s Weed). Like Reefer Madness, the film was a cautionary tale about the dangers of drugs.
Merchandising for AEPGA, a portuguese association for the protection of donkeys.
Based on scientific illustration to create a “donkeys’ body language dictionary”
"And before we judge of them too harshly we must remember what ruthless and utter destruction our own species has wrought…Are we such apostles of mercy as to complain if the Martians warred in the same spirit?"
So if we have to show women what the baby looks like in their womb and tell them how the process works before allowing them to get an abortion, does that mean we should teach our soldiers about the culture of the lands we’re invading, and explain to them that the people we want them to kill have families and feel pain, just like Americans?
i love listening to a song repeatedly until i hate it
how dumb is it that we’ve created words we arent supposed to use