can we please remember some things about james rhodes
  • he received both his bachelor’s and master’s from MIT
  • he’s an aviation engineer
  • works in the air force in weapons development (Iron Man)
  • was the one asked to arm War Machine, indicating deep skill and knowledge of military grade weapons and technology
  • is asked to review Hammer’s weapons, indicating ditto
  • knows exactly how to replace the palladium chips in the arc reactor, indicating that tony trusts him with more complicated tech that goes in tony’s body

in conclusion, we should all appreciate Rhodey’s genius ass


“He chose the boy he thought most likely to be a danger to him,” said Dumbledore. "And notice this, Harry. He chose, not the pure-blood but the half-blood like himself. He saw himself in you before he had ever seen you, and in marking you with that scar, he did not kill you, as he intended, but gave you powers, and a future, which have fitted you to escape him not once, but four times so far -something that neither your parents, nor Neville’s parents, ever achieved.“ 

favorite bits of hamilton
  • “burr, you’re a better lawyer than me” 
  • “at his own house?! DAAAAAAAAMN!
  • “we’re both reliable with the LADIEEEEES”
  • “eliza, i’m looking for a mind at work!” 
  • the growl LMM does when he sings “as long as i’m alive eliza, i swear you’ll never feel so–” “HELPLEEE~EEESS”
  • when angelica asks alex “where’syour-family-from?” in the same rhythm as “alex-ander hamil-ton”
  • “she’s married to a british officer” [quietly] “oh, shit”
  • the electronic screech after the chorus sings “the ten duel commandments” for the first time
  • “son–” “’m notcho son”
  • “chik-a-plow!” 

and of course