1. "Of course, the ultimate moment of being Female in Public comes when a woman, deep in thought, is told by a strange man to SMILE. (And this happens only to women.) Gentlemen, let’s get this straight. There is no part of my body that belongs to you, not even my facial expression."
    — From a devastating essay from Laura Lippman, author, about what it’s like to be a woman in public.  (via emilyvgordon)
     
  2. flyartproductions:

    I think you better call Tyrone

    Odalisque (1874), Jules Joseph Lefebvre / Tyrone, Erykah Badu

     
  3. prettyplussize:

    Anna Adelina

    (via rosenasty)

     
  4. (via anneelise)

     
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  7. (Source: jamicarignan, via 2000ish)

     
  8. robinsparkle:

    make me choose:
    katranga asked: jean-ralphio or mona lisa?”

    "hope you brought a change of clothes, ‘cause your eyes are about to piss tears."

    (via ilanawexler)

     
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  10. marriedtotheseacomics:

    Polar bear cake. From Married To The Sea.