Something has gone terribly wrong with the earth’s orbit, but modern gender roles are still pretty much intact. A sinister representative from a mining corporation with a near-total monopoly on whatever the made-up-sounding mineral that powers spaceships is sends you on a simple-sounding mission. What you think is the mission is in fact not the […]

You are going to the City. There is only one City. It is only said with a capital C. No one needs to bother saying the name of the City. It is the City. Your full name has at least one apostrophe in it. It is the first page, and you are already late for […]

usedkarma: roboticonography: fan-tastig: #I HATE him #you know what BURNS about this? #This is not him saying he understands #(obviously) #this is him telling her to face facts #this is him telling her to get used to him #this is him recognizing her situation and so many many other women at this time #and just telling them it is how it is #jack […]

Vaccine Critics Turn Defensive Over Measles – NYTimes.com

Vaccine Critics Turn Defensive Over Measles – NYTimes.com But when the school sent her home with a letter, Ms. McDonald’s daughter was so concerned about missing two weeks of advanced-placement classes that she suggested simply getting a measles inoculation.“I said, ‘No, absolutely not,’ “ Ms. McDonald said. “I said, ‘I’d rather you miss an entire semester […]

asylum-art: Fantasy, Dystopia and Shoes by Anastasia Radevich A pair of shoes from Anastasia Radevich’s ‘Dreamfall’ collection in her studio. Courtesy of Anastasia Radevich. If there is any question whether fashion is an art form or not, the creations of Montreal-based shoe designer Anastasia Radevich seem to answer that question quite effortlessly through unconventional pieces of […]