even if you really need a candle, don’t EVER walk into Bluemercury after a processing sess because the make-up people will drop everything and sprint over to you like NASCAR mechanics (because you are A HUMAN CAR CRASH)
last week, i went in to interview for a paid summer position at a local LGBT rights, marriage equality, and education non-profit. the interview was going great until the man stopped me mid-sentence and told me i was actually interviewing for an unpaid internship. i told him that i was already overwhelmed with volunteer work and couldn’t afford to work for free. this is absolutely true, but he continued to ask me if i could work from home—for no pay. a few days later, i received a presumptuous email asking me to volunteer at a $200 plate dinner honoring TD Bank and some straight politicians. here’s how i replied:
Dear [NAME REMOVED],
have LGBTQ organizations ever considered…… like… giving awards/honors to actual LGBTQ people or
In honor of Earth Day I thought I would post a really cool audio file of how Earth sounds from space. Although there is no sound in space, this audio file is actually radio waves that were emitting from our planet and then converted into audio by computers. Pretty incredible stuff.