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August 09 2017

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naamahdarling:

gardnerhill:

madlori:

This scene was actually when I went from feeling more or less neutral on Joan to actively disliking her.

Because wow, that was patronizing.

I loved that scene in Elementary.

1) Firstly, because it immediately deconstructs the “hero throws and breaks something in frustration” cliche (Sherlock throwing a glass slide in HoB, anyone?) it might even be seen as a parody of that cliche.

2) Secondly, because the dynamic is different between a man and a woman than it would be between two women or two men, the visual of a man smashing something in a temper in front of a woman can be taken as threatening or borderline abusive. Joan Watson immediately shows that she is not intimidated by Holmes’ behavior.

3) Lastly? One of the running themes of Elementary is the deconstruction of Sherlock Holmes as the solitary, antisocial genius, and his becoming a member of a community. Holmes’ gifts are given their due respect, but no one in Elementary plays the game of Because Sherlock Holmes is a Bloody Genius He Can Do Whatever He Wants So There. When Sherlock goes after Moriarty (“M”), Captain Gregson suspends him. When Sherlock doesn’t want to talk about his addiction, Alfredo says “You’ve got to get over yourself.” And when Sherlock behaves like a spoiled child, Joan tells him “Use your words.”

You see Joan patronizing Sherlock. I see a member of Sherlock’s community teaching him how to behave like an adult member of that community.

More of this sort of thing please.

rosemrie:

one of my favorite things abt being a lesbian is that i don’t have to conform to any fashion trends. i can piece together my own ugly style and it can be Iconic Gay Fashion

July 25 2017

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reedusmcbridedaily:

Melissa McBride (Carol Peletier) and Norman Reedus (Daryl Dixon) | The Walking Dead Season 8 Promotional Photo

June 26 2017

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hogwartsfansite:

THANK YOU JO ❤️

June 23 2017

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oscarsisaacs:

A mind is a terrible thing to waste.

Get Out (2017) dir. Jordan Peele

June 17 2017

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The first Utrecht Canal Pride was a massive success! Best volunteer job ever! #utrechtcanalpride #ucp #trotsdoorutrecht #ican'tstopsmiling (bij Utrecht, Netherlands)

June 11 2017

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June 10 2017

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blackpantherdaily:

Black Panther characters from Wakanda introduced in the teaser trailer
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trueloveistreacherous:

If I don’t see you everyday, I will forget who you are. I’m like a goldfish!

June 05 2017

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June 03 2017

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rhondaboneys:

That’s exactly what you’re gonna need. Someone to tell you what’s what.
And is that person you?

June 01 2017

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May 29 2017

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beautifulstronglight:

But I don’t know what you want from me
Don’t know if we’ll ever be more

May 27 2017

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pardonmyfrenchputain:

edmilibum:

*innocent whistling in French*

10/10 qu’il a juste récité le monologue de Mission Cléopatre.

May 25 2017

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starwarsfilms:

Carrie Fisher, Billie Lourd and Mark Hamill photographed for Vanity Fair

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whenyougetrightdowntoit:

literallysame:

you can’t make this up

He misses him, too…

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