2. (Source: simplysteezy, via onlysexiness)

  3. ohsresearchlibrary:

    Installation of the “Oregon Pioneer” statue on top of the Oregon State Capitol, Salem, OR, September 1938
    Photos by Ray Giebelhouse, Acc. # 28133

  4. atane:

    A side of MLK Jr. seldom championed. This was shortly before his assassination. 

    (via popthirdworld)

  5. neurosciencestuff:

    What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades

    Does handwriting matter?

    Not very much, according to many educators. The Common Core standards, which have been adopted in most states, call for teaching legible writing, but only in kindergarten and first grade. After that, the emphasis quickly shifts to proficiency on the keyboard.

    But psychologists and neuroscientists say it is far too soon to declare handwriting a relic of the past. New evidence suggests that the links between handwriting and broader educational development run deep.

    Children not only learn to read more quickly when they first learn to write by hand, but they also remain better able to generate ideas and retain information. In other words, it’s not just what we write that matters — but how.

    Read more

    (via we-are-star-stuff)

  6. papermagazine:

    Glug glug glug glug Monday.

    (Source: ibaaad)


  7. "His last words were, “God, I’m bored.”"
  10. comedycentral:

    Click here to watch Jon Stewart discuss the child immigration debate. And stick around for his extended interview with Hillary Clinton.