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You get ready, you get all dressed up,
To go nowhere in particular,
Back to work or the coffee shop,
Doesn’t matter cause it’s enough,
To be young and in love.
— 

Love, Lana Del Rey.

This song is so powerful but this verse breaks my heart. 

i love how taylor swift repeats lyrics in her songs but with slight changes to really make you think like in innocent she turns “lost your balance on a tightrope lost your mind trying to get it back” into “lost your balance on a tightrope it’s never too late to get it back” 

I love how the lyrics of every song in DAMN. are connected:

“Is it wickedness? Is it weakness? You decide. Are we gonna live or die?” -BLOOD.

“Tell me when destruction gonna be my fate, gonna be your fate, gonna be our fate. Peace to the world, let it rotate.” -DNA.

“Don’t call me Black no mo’. That word is only a color, it ain’t facts no mo’.” -YEAH.

“‘Cause most of y'all ain’t real, most of y'all gon’ squeal, most of y'all just envy, but jealousy get you killed. Most of y'all throw rocks and try to hide your hand.” -ELEMENT.

“Feel like the feelin’ of no hope, the feelin’ of bad dope. A quarter ounce manipulated from soap. The feelin’, the feelin’ of false freedom.” -FEEL.

“Tell me who you loyal to. Is it money? it is fame? Is it weed? Is it drink? Is it comin’ down with the loud pipes and the rain? Big chillin’, only for the power in your name…Tell me who you loyal to. Do it start with your woman or your man? Do it end with your family and friends? Or you’re loyal to yourself in advance? I said, tell me who you loyal to. Is it anybody that you would lie for? Anybody you would slide for? Anybody you would die for? That’s what God for.” -LOYALTY.

“See, in a perfect world, I’ll choose faith over riches, I’ll choose work over bitches, I’ll make schools out of prison. I’ll take all the religions and put ‘em all in one service. Just to tell ‘em we ain’t shit, but He’s been perfect, world” -PRIDE.

“This shit way too crazy, you do not amaze me… I don’t fabricate it, most of y'all be fakin’. I stay modest ‘bout it.” -HUMBLE.

“Lately, I feel like I been lusting over the fame. Lately, we lust on the same routine of shame. Lately, lately, lately my lust been hiding. Lately, it’s all contradiction. Lately I’m not here. Lately, I lust over self, lust turn into fear. Lately, in James 4:4 says: ‘friend of the world is enemy of the Lord’. Brace yourself, lust is all yours” -LUST.

“Damn, love or lust. Damn, all of us’.’ -LOVE.

“Tell me what you do for love, loyalty, and passion of all the memories collected, moments you could never touch.” -XXX.

“(I don’t think I can find a way to make it on this earth) What’s up family, yeah it’s yo cousin Carl man, just given’ you a call man. I know you been havin’ a lot on yo mind lately and I know you feel like ya know people ain’t been prayin’ for you but you have to understand this man, that we are a cursed people. Deuteronomy 28:28 says, “The Lord shall smite thee with madness, and blindness, and astonishment of heart.” See family that’s why you feel like you feel like you got a chip on your shoulder. Until you finally get the memo, you will always feel that way. Why God, why God do I gotta suffer? Why God, why God do I gotta bleed? (…) Goddamn you, goddamn me, goddamn us, goddamn we, goddamn us all.” -FEAR.

“Don’t judge me, don’t judge me.”-GOD.

“It was always me versus the world, until I found it’s me versus me. Why, why, why, why? Why, why, why, why? Just remember what happens on earth stays on earth! We gon’ put it in reverse.“ -DUCKWORTH.>

It’s like a tale about all the struggles that black community have to fight within itself.

sunlitshowers  asked:

THE PJO MUSICAL !!

i know u guys don’t know any of the songs so i’ll explain everything i mention under the cut!!!

Song I wish was longer: Luke’s Good Kid Reprise (listen i know it’s part of The Last Day of Summer but like. It should get to exist in its own right). but if we’re talking full songs, probably Strong. 
Song I wish was shorter: The Last Day of Summer (except Luke’s part)
The one song I always skip: um there’s no soundtrack yet but i could probably go without Drive. or The Oracle. 
Song I sing the best: Good Kid is the only one I’ve tried but i sound p good i guess. I’ve also sung the only 3 words of Son of Poseidon that i know and they are right in my range god bless
Song I still don’t know all the words to: fucking….all of them. i want to know the words to my grand plan tho
Song that honestly deserves an award or five: my grand plan
Song that’s terrible but I still love: Lost! (it’s not bad at all it’s just a little cheesy haha. honestly one of my favorite songs) 
Song that’s really good but I hate: i loved them all! 
Song I think could change the world: good kid
Song I wish I’d written: the tree on the hill 

Also shoutout to other songs that were great but i didn’t mention: DOA, The Campfire Song, and Another Terrible Day! 

send me a musical!

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I love how the Brazilian lyrics to “The Mob Song” in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast throw shade at toxic masculinity.

In Portuguese Gaston’s lines

So it’s time to take some action, boys!
It’s time to follow me!

were translated as 

Quem for homem vai ter que lutar!
Terá que me seguir!

which pretty much translates as 

Anyone who’s a “real” man will have to fight and follow me!

In other words, the villager’s toxic need to prove they’re macho men makes them easily exploitable and leads them to get hurt (or killed). 

Because they care so much about being seen as masculine, all it takes to control them is to put their masculinity into question and give them an ultimatum: if you don’t do this thing then you’re not a real man.

And that’s all it takes. 

Gaston really didn’t need to say anything else, because according to toxic masculinity, being seen as even remotely feminine is unacceptable.



P.S. Literally translated the lines are

Anyone who’s a man will have to fight!
Will have to follow me!

Hey guys! This is just my reaction/summary post of the BTS Concert in Newark (Thursday, 3/23)! I’ll be going into a lot of detail, but bare with me. I’ve linked all the fancams I took throughout the post, so you can check that out :)

[Full Fancam Playlist]

BEFORE THE CONCERT

Alright so first things first…I’ve been following BTS since ~May/June 2014, and this was the first time I was actually able to go to a live concert. I WAS LITERALLY BEYOND THE MOON when I got tickets, and I was so excited that I was badgering everyone I knew with my fangirling. BTS means so much to me, they got me through some of the hardest times in my life, and they gave me happiness and hope. So getting to go to one of their concerts, see them and support them in person, was such a blessing.

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Ask Me Anything.
  1. Who was the last person you held hands with?
  2. Are you outgoing, or shy?
  3. Who are you looking forward to seeing?
  4. Are you easy to get along with?
  5. If you were drunk, do you think the person you like/love would take care of you?
  6. What type of people are you attracted to?
  7. Do you think you’ll be in a relationship two months from now?
  8. Name someone from the opposite sex that is currently on your mind?
  9. Does talking about sex ever make you feel uncomfortable?
  10. Who was the last person you had a deep conversation with?
  11. What does the most recent message that you sent say?
  12. What are your 5 favorite songs right now?
  13. Do you like when people play in/with your hair?
  14. Do you believe in luck, and/or miracles?
  15. Name at least one good thing that happened to you last summer?
  16. Would you kiss the last person that you kissed again?
  17. Do you think there is life on other planets?
  18. Do you still talk to your first love?
  19. Which do you like more, baths, or showers?
  20. Do you like your neighbors?
  21. Name at least one of your bad habits?
  22. Name at least one place you’d like to travel to?
  23. Do you have trust issues?
  24. What part of your body are you most uncomfortable with?
  25. What are the first 5 things you do when you wake up in the morning?
  26. Do you wish your skin was lighter, or darker?
  27. Out of everybody, who are you the most comfortable being around?
  28. Have any of your ex’s ever told you that they regret breaking up with you?
  29. Do you want to get married, and/or have a family of your own?
  30. Do you have any tattoos, and/or piercings; if so, how many?
  31. Name two celebrities that you would want to have a threesome with?
  32. Can you spell your name with your chin; if so, can you do it right now?
  33. Do you play any sports; if yes, what sports do you play?
  34. Would you rather live without TV, or music?
  35. Have you ever liked someone, but never told them you did; if so, why?
  36. What do you usually say during awkward silences?
  37. Describe your dream girl/guy?
  38. What are your favorite stores to shop in whenever you go shopping?
  39. What did you originally want to do after completing high school?
  40. Do you believe that everyone deserves a second chance?
  41. If you’re being extremely quiet, what does it usually mean?
  42. Do you usually smile a lot?
  43. Would you rather go on a trip to outer space, or a trip to the bottom of the ocean?
  44. What makes you initially get out of bed in the morning?
  45. What are you worried about?
  46. Have you ever been high?
  47. Have you ever been drunk?
  48. Have you done anything recently that you hope nobody ever finds out about?
  49. What was the color of the last “hoodie” you wore?
  50. Have you ever wished that you were someone else?
  51. What’s one thing that you wish you could change about yourself?
  52. What’s your favorite sneaker brand?
  53. What’s your favorite clothing store?
  54. What’s your favorite blog?
  55. What’s your favorite color?
  56. What’s your favorite food?
  57. What’s the last thing you ate?
  58. What’s the first thing you ate this morning?
  59. Have you ever won a competition; if yes, for what?
  60. Have you ever been suspended/expelled; if yes, for what?
  61. Have you ever been arrested; if yes, for what?
  62. Have you ever been in love?
  63. Can you tell us about your first kiss?
  64. Are you hungry right now?
  65. Do you like your Tumblr friends more than your real friends?
  66. Choose - Facebook, or Twitter?
  67. Choose - Twitter, or Tumblr?
  68. Are you watching TV right now; if yes, what are you watching?
  69. What are the names of your best friends?
  70. Are you currently craving something; if yes, what are you craving?
  71. What color is the room you’re in at the moment?
  72. How many pillows do you currently use to fall asleep?
  73. Do you have any scars?
  74. How many scars do you have?
  75. What’s your favorite animal?
  76. What’s the current color of your underwear?
  77. Choose - Chocolate, or Vanilla ice cream?
  78. What’s your favorite ice cream flavor?
  79. What’s the current color of the shirt that you’re wearing?
  80. What’s the current color of the pants that you’re wearing?
  81. What’s your favorite TV show?
  82. What’s your favorite movie?
  83. Choose - 21 Jump Street, or 22 Jump Street?
  84. Choose - Finding Nemo, or Finding Dory?
  85. Who’s your favorite character from 21 Jump Street?
  86. Who’s your favorite character from Finding Nemo?
  87. Who’s the first person you talked to today?
  88. Who’s the last person you talked to today?
  89. Name someone that you hate?
  90. Name someone that you love?
  91. Is there anyone that you want to punch in the face right now; if yes, who?
  92. Have you ever gotten into a physical fight with someone?
  93. How many pairs of “sweats” do you have?
  94. How many “hoodies” do you have?
  95. What’s the last movie that you watched?
  96. Who’s your favorite actress?
  97. Who’s your favorite actor?
  98. Do you get allergies; if yes, what do you get allergies to?
  99. Do you have any pets; if yes, what pets do you have?
  100. How are you currently feeling?
  101. Do you type fast?
  102. Do you regret anything from your past?
  103. Can you spell well?
  104. Do you currently miss anyone from your past?
  105. Have you ever been to a bonfire?
  106. Have you ever broken someone’s heart?
  107. Have you ever rode a horse?
  108. What should you be doing right now?
  109. Is someone/something irritating you right now?
  110. Have you ever liked/loved someone so much that it seemed to hurt?
  111. Do you have trust issues?
  112. Who was the last person you cried in front of?
  113. What was your childhood nickname, and do people still call you by it?
  114. Have you ever been out of your city/state?
  115. Do you play video games; if so, which game systems do you play them on?
  116. Are you listening to music right now?
  117. Do you like chicken noodle soup?
  118. Do you like Chinese food?
  119. What’s your favorite book?
  120. Are you afraid of the dark?
  121. Do you consider yourself a mean person?
  122. In your opinion, is cheating ever okay?
  123. Do you find it easy to keep white sneakers clean?
  124. Do you believe in love at first sight?
  125. Do you believe in true love?
  126. Are you currently bored?
  127. What, or who makes you happy?
  128. Would you change your government name if you could right now?
  129. What’s your zodiac sign?
  130. Do you like McDonald’s, and their food?
  131. Your best friend of the opposite sex likes you, what do you do?
  132. Who’s the last person you said I love you to?
  133. What lyrics from what song mean the most to you right now?
  134. Can you count to one million?
  135. What’s the dumbest lie you’ve ever told?
  136. Do you sleep with your door open, or closed?
  137. How tall are you?
  138. Choose - Curly, or Straight hair?
  139. Choose - Brunette, or Blonde hair?
  140. Choose - Summer, or Winter?
  141. Choose - Night, or Day?
  142. What’s your favorite month?
  143. Are you a vegetarian?
  144. Choose - Dark, Milk, or White Chocolate candy?
  145. Choose - Tea, or Coffee?
  146. Was today a good day?
  147. Choose - Reese’s, or Snickers candy?
  148. What’s your favorite quote?
  149. Do you believe in ghosts?
  150. Grab the closest book next to you, open it to page 42, what does the very first line on that page say?