The blackest bird there ever was. It’s black on the outside from head to toe, and black on the inside with its meat and organs.
It’s called the Ayam Cemani from Indonesia, and they’re $2,500 a pop. Their bones are black, too. The only part of them that’s not black is their blood
I like my rooster black just like my metal.
[Content warning: This post starts off light, and then includes pictures that, while visually non-triggering, contain text of sexual harassment, misogyny and violence.]
Introduction, context and coffee
I am rather fond of coffee. I mention this because we’re about to…
Canadian police on the job.
Hundreds of fast food workers across America were arrested today while protesting for fair wages.
Here are two powerful pictures from New York City’s strikes.
Photos: Lauren Gambino for The Guardian
Keep that in mind when you’re hungry. Big corporations make huge profits and pay workers poverty wages, then when the workers try to stand up and demand a livable wage, they get arrested.
WHY WASNT THIS NATIONAL NEWS?!
I think we know why.
This made Atlanta news because it happened not far from where I live. It was only a few months after Sandy Hook and I just remember crying from relief when I heard about this woman and how she managed to prevent another tragedy through compassion and empathy.
It did make a couple of 30 second sound bites up here in the PNW, then vanished.
You should all get in on this: Spirit of 77 - a Funky 1970’s Tabletop Role-Playing Game
Reblogging both for the nerds, and because I think tumblr user docvalentine will dig that art.
Also, FYI, tumblr user docvalentine is also a nerd. I don’t want anyone to get the wrong idea.
More from the garden. This year there was a lot of experimenting and truthfully a lot of failure. Much of it stemmed from the haste in which I planted the garden and some of it was just plain ol inexperience. I’m looking forward to starting my first ever fall garden soon though our imminent move might push that back a bit farther than I’d like.
if you want to understand the psyche of our generation take a good look at the stories we tell ourselves about the future
because it isn’t flying cars or robot dogs, it’s faceless government surveillance and worldwide pandemics and militarized police brutality and the last dregs of humanity struggling to survive
our generation isn’t self-centered, or lazy, or whatever else they wanna say about us. we are young, and we are here, and we are deeply, deeply afraid.
There’s cyborgs too. Fucking cyborgs.