omg have any of you ever watched something NSFW while at W!?!?
Meanwhile in Sweden of the Day: Gender-swapped Children’s Toy Catalogue
The latest holiday catalogue released by Sweden’s toy retail chain Top Toy is making some buzz for breaking the gender-role stereotypes in its product pages, which features girls with Nerf guns and boys with doll houses and Hello Kitty. According to Jezebel, Top Toy’s gender-swapped catalogue may have been inspired in part by the widespread debate over the issue of gender equality that has been ongoing for the past few years in the Scandinavian nation. Hat tip goes to The Mary Sue.
TIME Magazine is asking who should be the Person of the Year, and among its forty options is: Undocumented Immigrants.
That’s right, we (the undocumented population) have the chance to be named “Person of the Year” as a collective! What does it mean? It means that Once again, the struggles of undocumented immigrants will be highlighted on a reputable publication - except that this time, it won’t be just the cover but a prestigious mention that has been awarded to John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King Jr., and other notable historical figures.
What better way to be “noticed”, right?
So what are you waiting for? CLICK HERE and vote!
Right now it’s 40% “definitely” and 60% “no way” so let’s tumblr-bomb this and make Undocumented Immigrants TIME’s Person of the Year 2012!!!
bomb this shit, folks.
“No Way” has dropped to 57%. COME ON TUMBLR, GO VOTE!!!!!!!
→ Rachel Maddow and her partner of 12 years, Susan Mikula, at home in Western Massachusetts.
Dad: Why do you think they do that?
Girl: Because the companies who make these try to trick the girls into buying the pink stuff instead of stuff boys want to buy. [x]
that awkward moment when a child understands the harm of forcing gender roles better than most grown male politicians.
Dan Savage does not speak for me.
This article has helped me heal like nobody’s business.
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