Author Archives: hercles
This is an excellent post. And I’ll be honest, the events of the past two weeks have broken my heart so many times that I am so, so close to giving up. But this changed my mind. Give it a … Continue reading
(And seriously, she is doing amazing work out there.) Ok, so let’s get this out of the way quickly: I’m really beginning to hate the term “slacktivism”. There’s a good way to use social media for social causes, and there’s … Continue reading
Picture credit: Whitney Curtis, The New York Times Update: if this is “too long; didn’t read”, then just skip to the bottom and sign those two petitions. There is literally no good reason not to. Oh boy. Settle in, ’cause … Continue reading
Originally posted on The Upstairs Window:
Last night was tough. My phone alerted me a little after 6:00 that Robin Williams had died, and then the media released details indicating that he appeared to have committed suicide. The loss of such…
Hello everyone. From time to time, the internet gets a little overwhelming for me. Maybe it’s just bad timing, or confirmation bias, or my own mood, but lately, the internet feels about as productive and useful as an army of … Continue reading
Well. What a fuck-awful week. Guy thinks women owe him something, so he goes on a killing spree.