People have offered many potential explanations for this discrepancy, but this ad highlights the importance of the social cues that push girls away from math and science in their earliest childhood years.

Watch the powerful Verizon advertisement to really understand what a little girl hears when you tell her she’s pretty.


Welcome to the new internet. 

It is very possible, after today, for the internet to be separated into tiers, like cable, forcing you to pay extra to access certain sites. The world wide web won’t be so world wide if you can’t access certain sites because you don’t want to pay an extra $50 to access it. 

Paying attention now? 

Edit: Be aware that this is what COULD happen, not what is currently happening. It’s a mock up of what could come soon in the future. 

Tony Perry during Caraphernelia - Dallas, Tx (9/28/13) (x)

Got this cool video at the concert last night and I gifed it myself. Whatevs. It’s alright I guess. Don’t take off the credit or claim it as yours or I will fucking shoot you in the foot. I swear to glob.