kids and trolls

My daughter: Mum, why am I called Poppy?

Me: Well, sweetie. You see, “poppy” is English for “amapola”. That beautiful red flower you can find in fields. Poppies are beautiful, and humble; and nowadays, they’re scarce. Just like you. You remind me of a poppy, that’s why I called you like that.

Her: Oh, how cool!

*She leaves*

Me: Nobody must know the truth…

Pay attention, 2014 Mad Men: This little girl is holding a LEGO set. The LEGOs are not pink or “made for girls.” She isn’t even wearing pink. The copy is about “younger children” who “build for fun.” Not just “girls” who build. ALL KIDS.

In an age when little girls and boys are treated as though they are two entirely different species by toy marketers, this 1981 ad for LEGO — one of our favorite images ever — issues an important reminder.

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what i know about homeshit before i read it part 1

part 2

also thanks to @introverted-meme for setting up the slides so i didn’t have to look through googles spoiling :0

Welcome hiveswap fans

Hello if you are new please read homestuck. hiveswap and homestuck are literally one in the same you will enjoy the game more if you read it the whole thing involves homestuck characters and you will appreciate it so much more. And remember kids. Ship hate is unnecessary. They are fictional characters. Seal your body paint! BUCKET JOKES ARE FROWNED UPON! DONT STOP READING IF ACT 1-4 ARE BORING THEY ARE NECESSARY BELIEVE ME! watch let’s read homestuck on YouTube if it is hard to follow or read on the actual comic. And please all current homestucks let’s be nice and guide the new fans not be douche bags about it okay? Don’t let the homestuck fandom die because we’re not welcoming new people.