English spelling is notoriously inconsistent, and some have gone further,...– The myth of English as a global language | TLS (via wildcat2030)
What to understand when adopting/owning a pet
Working in rescue, I get many complaints and naysayers so I’m going to try to explain some of them before I go crazy. [[MORE]] “I adopted an animal and it became sick when I brought it home, I hadn’t been told of this prior.” In a shelter environment, dogs are living in very close quarters with one another and have people touching and handling them everyday. They are...
It’s a uniquely American prudishness. You can write the most detailed, vivid...– Author George R. R. Martin (A Song of Ice and Fire.) Interview published in May 2012 Rolling Stones Magazine. (via sweetupndown9)
When someone tries to talk to me while I'm napping
Eyes drive brain’s quick choices →
wildcat2030: “Everything you see, you automatically dislike or like, prefer or don’t prefer, in part, because of valence perception,” says Lebrecht, lead author of the study. “Valence links what we see in the world to how we make decisions.”