• jamietheignorantamerican:

    People are losing their fire and forgetting about Ferguson. That’s exactly what the police want, though: for all of this to just go away and for people to forget about it.

    Don’t let that happen.

    (via matchlightlife)

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  • cattscradle:

    look at this definitely real 100% genuine photo of my ot3: me holding hands with nat dormer and lucy liu

    its real folks

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  • beenamistryart:

    spoopyhouse collab with kasiabanas!!!

    she did the sketch and i did everything else

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  • vaporlion:

    still have dust in my mouth from antique markets

    we are more dead then alive from the amount of dead skin we breathed in/

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  • yungfeminist:

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  • Anonymous asked : I feel so useless sitting here. What can I do to help Ferguson??
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  • sunvapor asked : What the fucks happening in Ferguson?


    Alright, i’m gonna sit down and basically explain the situation in this ask so everyone of my followers knows why i’m so pissed.

    Michael Brown, a 17 - 18 year old african american boy was unlawfully shot (8-10 times supposedly) by police in St Louis, Missouri on saturday, august 9th, 2014. He was unarmed, and had done nothing to attract suspicion other than the fact that he was black. His body was left in the street for 4 hours. (beware: somewhat graphic image linked)

    There are several claims from witnesses (see: Dorian Johnson’s account and video [HIGHLY RECOMMEND READING UP ON HIS ACCOUNT, ITS VERY SPECIFIC] — Brown’s friend who experienced the situation first hand, La’Toya Cash and Phillip Walker— Ferguson residents nearby the incident),  that fall together in generally close claims. However, the only one who’s claim seems out of place is the police officer’s who shot Brown. Who, by the way, is put off on paid administrative leave AND who’s name remained under anonymity for his safety (However, attorney Benjamin Crump is looking for a way to force release his name). He claims that Brown began to wrestle the officer for his gun and tried attacking him after he told Brown and his friend Dorian Johnson (22) to “get the f*ck on the sidewalk”.

    According to Johnson, after a minor confrontation on the officer’s part where he grabbed Brown by the neck and then by the shirt, the officer pulled his gun on Brown and shot him at point blank range on the right side of his body. Brown and Johnson were able to get away briefly and started running. However, Brown was shot in the back, supposedly disabling him from getting very far. He turned around with his arms in the air and said “I don’t have a gun, stop shooting!” By this point, Brown and the officer were face to face as the cop shot him several times in the face and chest until he was finally dead. Johnson ran to his apartment and by the sound of his account, seemingly had some sort of panic attack. Later he emerged from his home to see Brown still laying in the streets. People were gathered with their cellphones, screaming at the police.

    According to msnbc, the police refuse to interview Johnson at all, despite his amazing courage to come forward. They didn’t wanna hear it. They only listened to the cop’s account of it all and were vague with the media on what they thought happened. They’ve also refused to commit to a timeline in releasing autopsy results and other investigation information.

    Numerous rumors are sweeping around such as Brown stealing candy from a QuickTrip, the store he emerged from calling the cops on him, Brown reaching for a gun, Brown attacking the cop first, ect. But these have all been debunked. (I know a lot of these have been debunked, but im having a hard time finding sources. if anyone could help out and link some legit ones id be SO grateful)

    The event in and of itself was terrible, but now it has escalated beyond belief. Around 100 or more people, mostly black, went to the police station to protest peacefully. Things quickly turned bad as martial law got involved and authorities were bringing in K9s, tanks, heavy artillery, ect. The heavy police presence only made things worse as riots began to break out and looting and vandalism started. [ x ] [ x ] [ x ]

    Now, as of very recently, the media has been banned from Ferguson. There is also a No-Fly zone above Ferguson for the reason of “ TO PROVIDE A SAFE ENVIRONMENT FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT ACTIVITIES ” as said on the Federal Aviation Commission’s website. Cop cars are lined up on the borders to prevent people from entering/leaving. Media outlets are being threatened with arrest. It completely violates our amendments and everything.

    It’s becoming increasingly scary and difficult to find out whats going on over there. I’m afraid this is all the information I have, though. If anybody else knows anything about the situation, please feel free to add on or correct any mistakes i’ve made as i’m no expert on writing these things.

    And as a personal favor, i’d really appreciate anyone to give this a reblog in order to spread the word. I think it’s a shame that this is going on in our own country yet so few people know about it. Help me make this topic huge and get this as much attention as possible.

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  • davidmeehan:

    so back at the end of april I spoke to the lovely kasia about doing an art trade together! she did the amazing x-files art I reblogged awhile back (her scully sass was very on point) and in return she requested some dale cooper fanart!

    so, after 3 long-ass months, here it is! i’m sorry it took so long kasia, and I really hope you like it! can’t wait to chill with you and the rest of the sheridan crew next month :)

    UUUugh, I’d draww you a thousand of them for this wonder piece. I NEED THIS LARGE SCALE ON MY WALL.
    Still cannot express how spot on this piece is. /yourmurderedme,imcallingthepolice./

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  • tillmoglickeit asked : really enjoying those self portraits.




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  • beenamistryart:

    Now that I have some free time, and to make up for the lack of shifts I didn’t get during the summer I’ll be taking some commissions for the next month.

    Payments through PayPal only. Send an ask if you’re interested!

    look-look with your special eyes!-MY BRAND!

    (via cattscradle)

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  • 3sumzine:

    3SUM is a collaborative art zine by 23 Illustration students at Sheridan College. For each final piece, one of the 23 artist contributes personal text, another contributes lineart inspired by the text, and the last finishes the piece in their own style.

    Check for the final, free-to-download zine in early September, and stay tuned for some snippets from the contributing artists in the meantime.

    From top to bottom:
    Olivia O.
    Harold Sang Jin Lee
    David Meehan
    Lenny Lishchenko
    Marie Carolynn Caissie-Parsons
    Juozas Zenkevicius

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  • 3sumzine:

    3SUM ZINE is a collaborative project by Sheridan Illustration students spanning 3 years. There are 3 stages to the project, and between each stage submissions are shuffled; this means that on each piece, there are 3 different artists contributing to the final product. Each artist ends up…

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  • mabbly:

    consider this a formal challenge

    fucking sick art- GANNA HAVE TO STEP IT UP.

    (Source: vaporlion)

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  • "You’re out of this world.” He said in awe as he reached for his Polaroid camera.
    "Show this to your geeky friends and you’re dead.” She warned, but relaxed against the tattered couch. The flash went off and Mulder pulled the Polaroid out of the camera, his eyes still fixated on Scully. He gave it a quick shake before tossing onto the stained coffee table. He leaned in and ran his fingers along her hip. He wanted to study her body like he studied the constellations; mapping out every curve, every scar, every beauty mark …

    (Source: theladywren)

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