I love Darth Vader

Aug 23
micdotcom:

Orlando Jones’ “bucket challenge” comes with a sobering twist 

This isn’t your typical bucket challenge.
Taking his cue from the campaign, Sleepy Hollow star Orlando Jones has created his own video — with a significant twist. Jones’ video hopes to raise awareness of an epidemic of a different sort: racial injustice.
He doesn’t pour water on his head | Follow micdotcom

micdotcom:

Orlando Jones’ “bucket challenge” comes with a sobering twist 

This isn’t your typical bucket challenge.

Taking his cue from the campaign, Sleepy Hollow star Orlando Jones has created his own video — with a significant twist. Jones’ video hopes to raise awareness of an epidemic of a different sort: racial injustice.

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Aug 22

Yo Ho Ho! A Pirate’s Life for Me: The House of the Four Winds

Yo Ho Ho! A Pirate’s Life for Me: The House of the Four Winds

house of the four windsThe House of the Four Winds by Mercedes Lackey & James Mallory
Series: One Dozen Daughters #1
Publisher: Tor Books
Genre: High Fantasy
Page count: 304
Source: Received copy from publisher in exchange for an honest review

Release Date: August 5 2014

 

The rulers of tiny, impoverished Swansgaard have twelve daughters and one son. While the prince’s future is assured, his twelve sisters must find…

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Aug 19
You know„, just a regular Tuesday night. #outlander #kiltIT

You know„, just a regular Tuesday night. #outlander #kiltIT

Aug 19

Welcome to Cainsville (Giveaway)

Welcome to Cainsville (Giveaway)

Do you like mysteries? serial killers? supernatural secrets? Than do I have a series for you.

Visions by superstar Canadian author, Kelley Armstrong hits shelves today. It’s the second installment in her Cainsville series, a brand new dark supernatural mystery. It’s the story of Olivia Taylor Jones who moves to Cainsville after finding out her biological parents are notorious serial killers. But…

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Aug 19
A very diverse group of books made their way into my apartment this weekend. Which one do I read first? The sci-fi? The final Shatter Me book? The new Sara Shepard?! Gah too many choices.

A very diverse group of books made their way into my apartment this weekend. Which one do I read first? The sci-fi? The final Shatter Me book? The new Sara Shepard?! Gah too many choices.

Aug 17
Almost 3 months since we moved in and the office is FINALLY unpacked.

Almost 3 months since we moved in and the office is FINALLY unpacked.

Aug 14

zerotide:

mr-cappadocia:

No one else finds this AT ALL disconcerting? Not even a little bit?

Here’s why there is no media coverage, folks: because the media literally can’t get in there.

Aug 14
micdotcom:

Howard University students’ powerful Michael Brown photo needs to be seen

Twitter user Megan Sims posted this incredible photo from Howard University, the historically black university in Washington, D.C., yesterday echoing the “hands up, don’t shoot” rallying cry of Ferguson residents.
This isn’t the first time Howard students staged a powerful protest

micdotcom:

Howard University students’ powerful Michael Brown photo needs to be seen

Twitter user Megan Sims posted this incredible photo from Howard University, the historically black university in Washington, D.C., yesterday echoing the “hands up, don’t shoot” rallying cry of Ferguson residents.

This isn’t the first time Howard students staged a powerful protest

Aug 13

Waiting on Wednesday: Afterworlds

Waiting on Wednesday: Afterworlds

Every Wednesday I highlight one book you need to mark your calendars for. Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Breaking the Spine.

afterworldsAfterworlds / Scott Westerfeld / Simon Pulse / September 23 2014

Darcy Patel has put college and everything else on hold to publish her teen novel, Afterworlds. Arriving in New York with no apartment or friends she wonders whether she’s made the right decision until she…

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Aug 12

Insignia and Y the Last Man Twitter Chats

Insignia and Y the Last Man Twitter Chats

Every month I co-captain two Twitter chats via @womenoncomics. A Comic Book Club (#WWACComicClub) which takes place on the first Monday of every month. And a Book Club (#WWACBookClub) which takes place on the third Monday of every month. These are our upcoming selections. 

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Our August Book Club pick is: Insignia by S J Kincaid (HarperTeen).

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