probates&yardshows

“He was young and made a mistake; it was one night that shouldn’t ruin the rest of his life” is an acceptable excuse for some who want convicted rapists to get off with a slap on the wrist and not be forced to register as a sex offender for the rest of their lives. And yet, “SHE was young and made a mistake; it was one night that shouldn’t affect the rest of HER life” is not an acceptable reason for those same people when a woman wants to get an abortion. Think about that.

anonymous asked:

What did 5yr old you want to be when she grew up?

My best friend and me had plans of living together and opening a horse ranch where disabled children could ride horses as a form of therapy. Her mom worked with disabled kids (that’s where that part came in) and we were both obsessed with horses. 

theguardian.com
David Gilmour: ‘I’ve been bonded to Charlie since he was three. We were incensed by the injustice’
Charlie Gilmour went to prison for climbing the Cenotaph in 2011. Three years later, he returned to prison to hear a concert that changed his life – and his family’s

Great articles/interview with Charlie Gilmour and his pop David (of Pink Floyd fame). I like the way he took the negative experience of his prison stay and is helping turn it into something positive. Also, Glimour sounds like quite a wonderful dad.