what do you mean my life isn’t balanced? i spend 8 hours sleeping, 8 hours in school, and 8 hours on tumblr
A young Jewish refugee with her Chinese playmates. Shanghai, China (x)
Between 1933 and 1941, it is estimated that 20,000 Jews escaped persecution by fleeing to the Chinese port of Shanghai. Shanghai was one of the few places in the world that would accept Jewish refugees at this time, Japan being another.
i am furious that i am just now learning about this important fact.
Because it has nothing to do with the USA being the superhero and saving all the Jews
More because it rightly insinuates that America was not too keen on accepting Jewish refugees
Taken down before we could even communicate our message.
You should put up like 100 of them just to piss the teachers and principals off.
But the titanic sank?
if only the titanic did that
100 YEARS AGO
You can read up to 500 words per minute
THIS MADE ME CRY WHAT THE FUCK
I have an android app that does this and let me tell you, reading slashfic at 700wpm is a near-spiritual experience.
when did we replace the word “said” with “was like”
When it occured to us that “said” implies a direct quote, while “was like” clarifies that you mean to communicate the person’s tone and general point without quoting them word for word.
seeing guys be really rude to girls and telling them to go back to the kitchen