stunningpicture:

Long Exposure of an Airliner Lifting Off

(via robdelaney)

This was originally posted February 26, 2010.


I deal with suicidal, unipolar depression and I take medication daily to treat it. Over the past seven years, I’ve had two episodes that were severe and during which I thought almost exclusively of suicide. I did not eat much and lost weight during…

moporobbie:

You can’t WIN Burning Man can you? I mean, everyone wins right? Unless they end up in an ambulance, a police car, breaking up with their soulmate, or working for the entry team and contributing to a 12-hour clusterfuck… everyone ELSE wins right? Well yeah, but there are degrees of winning and…

This Absurd Study Shows Everything Wrong With the U.S. Health Care System
tom.leo.mckay@gmail.com (Tom McKay), mic.com

The news: Welcome to America, where health care spending is so screwed up a blood test could run you $10 at one California hospital and $10,000 at another.
A research team led by University of California, San Francisco researcher Renee Hsia…

A War that Will Never End: An Israel/Palestine analysis
Renan Schiavetto, wordpress.com

Hello again readers! Recently I was watching the news and apparently Israel and Palestine seem to be the focus of the national news shows. Since I live in St. Louis, most of the regional news are towards the shooting of the African American young…

“A WAR THAT WILL NEVER END: AN ISRAEL/PALESTINE ANALYSIS”

Gazans say they live in world’s biggest prison
By John Reed in Rafah, ft.com

About 100 anxious people are lined up at a window in the southern end of the Gaza Strip at the Rafah border crossing to Egypt. Jostling and …

“Gazans say they live in world’s biggest prison”

By Ishaan Tharoor, washingtonpost.com

All signs indicate that the government of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is prepared to wage a protracted battle in the battered Gaza Strip as it seeks to crush the capabilities of the Islamist militant group Hamas. The ongoing conflict…

70 Reasons to Quit a Heavy Marijuana Habit
choosehelp.com

Thinking about giving up marijuana but not sure you’re ready to take the plunge? Well, here are 70 benefits of quitting – all first-hand accounts from previously heavy users about how life changes for …