Word of the day: aver

verb. (transitive)  to assert or affirm with confidence; declare in a positive or peremptory manner


Word of the day: beadledom

nounthe world of petty and officious bureaucrats

Word of the day: belvedere

noun. any architectural structure sited to take advantage of a fine or scenic view; a turret, or open shelter on roof that gives a  fine view

Word of the day: onus

noun. burden; responsibility; obligation

sarahintherok:

cruelyouth:

b-mommy:

a-colourfullife:

This is Richard Hayne, President and CEO of Urban Outfitters. He’s also a supporter of Rick Santorum and donated over $13,000 to him. He’s against gay marriage and abortion.His company pulled a pro-gay shirt back in 08, they also blatantly ripped off an Etsy designers work, featured a t-shirt for women that said “eat less” and most recently had a card with a “tranny” slur on in.Why do you shop at this store? I imagine because you weren’t aware of these facts. Now you are, so stop shopping there.

He also owns Anthropologie and Free People.

Good to know.

Glad I don’t shop there and now I won’t.  Agreed with above, good to know this stuff.  

sarahintherok:

cruelyouth:

b-mommy:

a-colourfullife:

This is Richard Hayne, President and CEO of Urban Outfitters. He’s also a supporter of Rick Santorum and donated over $13,000 to him. He’s against gay marriage and abortion.

His company pulled a pro-gay shirt back in 08, they also blatantly ripped off an Etsy designers work, featured a t-shirt for women that said “eat less” and most recently had a card with a “tranny” slur on in.

Why do you shop at this store? I imagine because you weren’t aware of these facts. Now you are, so stop shopping there.

He also owns Anthropologie and Free People.

Good to know.

Glad I don’t shop there and now I won’t.  Agreed with above, good to know this stuff.  

(Source: tessellated-dreams, via look-at-that-bowtie)

idontlikethursdays:

Omg this one’s for facebook

Parody in art.

idontlikethursdays:

Omg this one’s for facebook

Parody in art.

I think this comes close to what I have in mind. Except I don’t like the surface details and the tall cabinets on wings. Without the one on the left, you could add drawers or cabinets under the steps.

I think this comes close to what I have in mind. Except I don’t like the surface details and the tall cabinets on wings. Without the one on the left, you could add drawers or cabinets under the steps.

(Source: tinyhousesmallspace)

Word of the day: penury

noun. extreme poverty; destitution

krimson:

The Tree of Knowledge

This wood (lol) have to be made of metal. 

I approve.

Word of the day: abrogate

verb (transitive) to cancel formally; repeal or do away with (a law, right, or formal agreement)

Wow, how did they get it so smooth without air bubbles breaking the icing?

Wow, how did they get it so smooth without air bubbles breaking the icing?

(via prettyyinpiinkk)

Word of the day: pellagra

noun. a vitamin deficiency disease most commonly caused by a lack of vitamin B3, niacin

Word of the day: uberous

adj. fruitful; copious; abundant

Word of the Day (19/03/12)

my-imperialaffliction:

Invective: [in-vek-tiv]

noun.

1. abusive language, expression or discourse.

2. insulting, abusive, or highly critical language.

3. a railing accusation; vituperation.

Synonyms :

abuse, vituperation, insult

(Source: nostalgic-labyrinth)