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crobatboy123  asked:

I don't know if you got this question does ink know about mono if so does he proud of having a grandchild

Paperjam’s Ink met Mono once at the very least.

Ink doesn’t really form bonds with people… or feel things, so the sense of pride was slim to none. It was probably more akin to a kid being handed a small puppy: Fascination at first, playing around with it once the initial ‘new toy’ concept fades and then loss of interest takes over and the child resumes their normal daily routine.

Because PJ would watch over Ink like a hawk when he was around Mono, he could just drop the kid to the side if he got bored and Paperjam would fill in the caretaker roll if need be. Ink had no obligations to stick around longer than his attention span allotted.

Mono knows both Ink and Error from a distance, referring to them as “Hobo 1″ and “Hobo 2″ respectively. Needless to say, he’s had more contact with Ink than Error and the reasons are plain as day.

moodboard - for @julietcapulct

happy birthday hollie! 🕊️

Famously bad companies do illegal things.

I’m sorry this is long.

Let’s call them Religious Hobby Store.
I worked there for six months, without a hitch. I was “promoted” from register to back office for bookkeeping and I was next-in-line for a promotion to full-time.

My manager stepped down and moved back to her home state, and we got a new manager, from North Carolina (I live in the north east).

Within her first week, I told my new manager that I was pregnant, as I was now starting my 2nd trimester. She had her own 10-month-old son. We bonded over motherhood.

I called out for the very first time that Monday. Upon my arrival on Tuesday, I was written up because, according to her, the bookkeeper is never allowed to call out ever, for any reason. I told her that I couldn’t find that in the handbook, which states that “excessive call-outs are reason for write ups,” and that one call-out does not call for that. I wrote this on the write-up.

The next day, I get thirsty on my shift. I go to the break room, buy a bottle of water and sit down momentarily to drink some because my state guarantees pregnant women water breaks.

The assistant manager walks in, sees me, and leaves immediately. I knew right then and there that I was going to be written up. Not even one minute later, “[My name] to the office. [My name] to the office,” the manager says with a harsh tone over the intercom.

A full-blown panic attack washes over me.

The manager then begins to accuse me of stealing time, as I try to choke out that I’m having a panic attack but my state gives women water breaks. She accuses me of yelling at her. I insist I’m not yelling, I’m having a panic attack (which just happens to have me hysterically crying). I explain that I’m usually medicated for anxiety, but now that I’m pregnant, I’m not taking medication. She tells me I’m yelling at her. She writes me up for yelling at her.

The next day, when I arrive at work, I see the district manager, who is from almost 2 hours away, is already at my job at 8 AM.

Well. I’m getting fired today.

Eventually, I’m called into the office where the manager and district manager are waiting. apparently the DM arrived there very early to watch the tapes of me counting money.

Think about that.
He specifically watched weeks of tapes of me counting money, with absolutely no reason for him to do so; there was never missing money. He just drove two hours to review my tapes.

Literally fishing for a reason to fire me.

When he couldn’t find one, he told me at the start of our meeting that I was being fired for stealing time. He accused me of playing on my phone while I was supposed to be counting money, after I was explicitly given permission to listen to audiobooks on my phone while I count the money. He said there are minutes on the tapes that I’m not doing anything. I told him that I’m trying very hard not to vomit, you know, morning sickness and all that. But that the work got done. He told me that I stole time when I was in the back room drinking water. I told him that my state - which is not his state - gives pregnant women water breaks.

He said, “there’s no such thing as water breaks.”

When I tried to defend myself, he cut me off, told me to get out of the building or he would call the police. I said “fine,” and I left.

Within one week of telling them I was pregnant, I got written up 3 times for total bullshit after 6 months of being a stellar employee.

I put in a claim for unemployment that day.
They fought my unemployment and claimed that the meeting with the DM involved me bent over the desk, screaming in the DM’s face, and that’s why I was fired.

I explained that that never happened.
I won unemployment.
Religious Hobby Store filed an appeal.
Despite the burden of proof being on Religious Hobby Store to prove I was screaming in the DM’s face (I wasn’t, so no proof could be procured) they won the appeal and I got my unemployment withheld for six weeks. Over Christmas, too.

TLDR; Religious Hobby Store fires pregnant woman because she’s pregnant.

okay, so here’s my two cents on the matter, based on what i’ve seen and heard:

first off, i get the anger and disappointment. all of a sudden, this character that has been there since the very launch of the app has been changed without any forewarning or explanation, just like that. it was deceptive - here, download this update, oh, also we’re not going to tell you about the total face change of one of our oldest and most beloved characters. it makes sense to act somewhat outraged over it. i certainly am a bit angry over it, i loved the original james, but hereeee we go…

now im gonna play the devil’s advocate, i guess.

some of y’all need to chill. there’s being disappointed, confused, and mad - and then there’s acting like you’re solely being personally wronged by pixelberry here. that’s just unnecessary tbh. i GET that we want a concrete answer, preferably sooner than later, but still.

you figure, there was a reason for this change. they didn’t do it just to screw with people or because they wanted to start changing the designs of characters for fun. the most likely reason, one that i’ve been hearing about a bit here and there, was that michael b. jordan, whose likeness was used as james’s character, and his reps reached out to pixelberry requiring a face change, lest they face legal action. wanting to avoid a friggin lawsuit, they immediately complied and changed james’s face.

honestly, this makes a lot of sense in the situation. i’m only guessing here, too, but i imagine there may be some kind of legal stuff they may have to work around before they can give out a solid explanation either, for fear of muddling what they are saying/getting in more hot water when they want to avoid further conflict.

so, yeah, the situation sucks. a lot. it’s not ideal, and i don’t like it, either. i get where people are coming from with their anger. but just CHILL for five seconds before jumping to conclusions. lastly, give it some time to get sorted out, too?? it’s literally been less than 24 hours and yet someone of y’all are like “GIVE ME THOSE GODDAMN ANSWERS RIGHT NOW PIXELBERRY YOU STOLE MY FIRSTBORN CHILD AND NOW THIS??????????? TELL ME!!!!!!!!!” like it’s probably gonna get explained to some extent at the very least, just……….. relax.

let’s just be us

summary: based on this post by @bleebug (rockstar!killian and movie star!emma secretly dating, but those pesky fans figure it out…)

word count: ~3500

an: thanks to @swans-and-pirates for being a stellar beta! <3

Emma Swan likes to think she has it all in order.

Being an A-List celebrity is hard enough as it is, with paparazzi discovering her when she so much decides to go visit Starbucks for ten minutes. But, she has a plan and she has tricks that keep her relatively average.

Trick number one: private social media accounts.

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anonymous asked:

I'm so excited that Constantine will be represented as Bi on the show. I hope its not just going to be a throw away line. The implication seems to be that Constantine will be falling into bed with someone in the episode. Hopefully a Legend. I rooting for Rip/Constantine - seems like a fun pairing. Do you have any ideas on who he "might" get with during the two parter?

Oh man, I would love this?? If it actually happens I think I might ascend to an astral plane in sheer joy.

If he falls in bed with a male member of the Legends, I’d say Rip also makes the most sense in terms of characterization so far (I mean, timehex, c’mon, no one can convince me they aren’t exes), but I also feel like Nate seems… possible? (I would honestly kill for Constantine x Nate x Amaya???).

Honestly, it could also be someone who’s not a member of the team, or a woman, though the article (here, in case anyone’s curious) does focus on his bisexuality. In this case though, it actually is fun to speculate :) I think I’d be happy with almost any of the ways this could turn out?

Friendly reminder that trans folks are valid. They deserve nothing less than the utmost respect from within the LGBTQ+ community and outside of it from those who are cis and/or het. They should be loved, protected, supported, and appreciated for the stellar human beings they are. 

Regardless of what some bloated pig who managed to swindle his way into office says or does, trans people are not a burden. They are no less valid than someone who is cis and anyone who says otherwise is dead wrong. We here @ the McHanzo blog ain’t here for this transphobic bullshit and we wanted to offer moral/emotional support to those who might need it.

It’s important to be a good ally to the trans community and offer support however you can – and not just today, but every single day moving forward. Help make your fandoms safer and more inclusive for trans fans. If you see casual or blatant transphobia, please try to correct those who’re committing the transphobic acts. I’ve personally seen people in the McHanzo community making unnecessary remarks about trans depictions of McCree or Hanzo and that’s unacceptable. I’ve also seen some TERFs lurking around and they need to keep the motto “Protect your sisters, not just your cis-ters” in mind. Don’t stay quiet about that, you guys, even if it’s from a blog you might really like. 

It’s not enough to support from the sidelines; you have to speak up and step in when transphobia goes on right in front of your face. (But also be careful not to speak over actual trans folks. Try and help boost their voices rather than drown them out, and listen to them when they try educating you on the struggles they go through and how they feel about particular situations.) 

tl;dr Transphobia is unacceptable in any way, shape, or form and we should all do our part to make trans fans feel safe not just in the McHanzo community, but throughout the Overwatch fandom in general. Many people look to their fandoms as a means to escape from the real world, so it should be a safe space they can turn to for a much needed reprieve.  

If I say it every week, it’s still true every week: I am very much in utter love with STAR WARS fandom, it’s still filled with such talented and kind authors, there are still so many wonderful stories to read, and there are still some absolutely stellar stories being told here! There is so much to love in the movies and shows, but there’s always something special about a fandom who also really works with that and creates something magical–and that is exactly what SW fandom does every week! 

Tano and Kenobi by FireflyFish, obi-wan & ahsoka & anakin & shmi & satine & cast, time travel, 144.3k wip
  Master Skywalker always said “The Force works in mysterious ways” and Ahsoka Tano has to admit, getting thrown backwards in time by about forty years was very mysterious.
Coda by lilyconrad, obi-wan/anakin & padme/sabe & cast, nsfw, modern au, ballet au, 65.3k
  Anakin is an up-and-coming first soloist for the New York City Ballet Company, a brash, confident dancer with a smoldering sensuality to his technique and an electric smile that makes fangirl toes curl and quite possibly his choreographer’s.
The Apprenticeship by Nny11, ahsoka & yoda & anakin & cast, 31.4k wip
  The doors only open when a Master opens them for their Padawan, a subtle reminder to them that a student needs a teacher’s guidance and that teachers must let them go. The force thinks it’s rather funny when it alters history by forcing Master Yoda to take on a very young Ahsoka Tano as his Padawan.
Cataclasm by dendral, obi-wan & anakin & ahsoka & waxer & cast, 35.3k wip
  For reasons unknown to all but himself, Obi-Wan Kenobi has left the Jedi Order in the midst of the Clone Wars, taking with him a single clone.
untitled by fireflyfish, obi-wan/anakin/padme & luke & leia, 3k
  Padme Amidala, Senator from the Chommel Sector, former Queen of Naboo and wife of retired Jedi General and Knight Anakin Skywalker looked up from where her son Luke was making snow angels to see her daughter, Leia, levitate a three foot in diameter ball of snow over her head.
everything will glow for you by waterandsilver, obi-wan/anakin, NSFW, 2.4k
  Sometimes when Anakin kisses, Obi-Wan has half a mind to remind him that he’s not in battle anymore.
One of These Days by rogueleader, obi-wan/anakin & rex & cody & cast, 11.4k wip
  In the middle of the Battle of Christophsis, Anakin and Obi-Wan’s forces are overwhelmed by the Separatists’ droid army, and their rescue ship is shot down. After crashing in the Christophsian wilderness, the Jedi must get themselves and their troops back to the city before the Separatists can catch up to them.
Somewhere In Time by DonkerRood, obi-wan/anakin, NSFW, time travel, 25k wip
  Anakin crashes on Tatooine and to his surprise finds Obi-Wan there. He learns he has travelled in time and ended up in a terrible future.
hey there by retts, obi-wan/anakin, 4.6k
  ‘Sick,’ says Anakin, stood in the doorway of Obi-Wan’s room aboard their ship. ‘You’re sick.’
Put That Thing Back Where It Came From by FireflyFish, obi-wan/anakin & cast, 1.6k wip
  Anakin picked up something he really shouldn’t have and now he and Obi-Wan are on “medical leave”.
Sun Kissed by Vee017, obi-wan/anakin & cast, nsfw, past sexual assault issues, 84.8k wip
  Being on a world that supports slavery is one thing. Buying a slave and bringing him into Republic space is entirely another.
untitled by darthcuddles, obi-wan/anakin, modern au, ~1k
  There is something intoxicating about this place, and it’s not the whiskey or the music or the lights. It’s him.
The Creche Master by avarand, obi-wan/anakin & cast, NSFW, 14.8k
  Anakin is found at fourteen and trains at the Temple for a non-Jedi role. Surprising no one, he decides to be Creche Master. And there’s a certain Knight who hangs around but that can’t happen. Can it?
The Nature of Fire by Phosphorescent, anakin/padme & cast, 6.2k wip
  “One Jedi, then,” Padmé offered to the others. At least let me speak the truth to my love. At least. Please, she pleaded with them silently. “There is one Jedi—one whom I truly know all of us can trust absolutely …” Her voice trailed off into appalled silence when she realized that she wasn’t talking about Anakin.
Lightly, Lightly by DraloreShimare, obi-wan & anakin & ahsoka, ~1k
  Anakin may not be a Padawan anymore, but he could still use a lesson or two.

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Fic: Finding the Words

8k words, G rated

Scorpius is being weird – more weird than normal, that is. He’s spending longer than ever in the library, he hasn’t spoken to Albus in weeks, and he keeps forgetting to do his homework. Albus is determined to find out what’s wrong with him and help. That’s just what you have to do when your best friend is upset. 

Thanks to @abradystrix for being a stellar human being and beta, and thanks to @the-eighth-story for nudging me to add the last scene. <3 

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anonymous asked:

So, 2L here. Started dating my bf right b4 1L. Lately he's starting to get pissed at me when he talks about work & stuff. He'll start saying how someone is annoying him because they don't do anything & I'll say "okay but what if..." or he'll talk about a problem and I'm like "ok you just need to..." He thinks I'm taking the other person's side & I swear I'm not. He just wants me to commiserate but that always pops out of my mouth & idk if it's me or law school but either way fuck law school

Congratulations! Law School Has Ruined You! 

You win the stellar prize of not being able to just say “yeah that sucks” and have reaped the benefits of being trained to argue both sides of everything! 

Your prize also comes with the complimentary gift of an affinity for alcoholism; crushing student debt; and making your family question your moral compass.  

Discord Shenanigans- Mirio and his Kissing Dilemma
  • So in the manga they mentioned Mirio’s grades weren’t stellar, consider Tamaki being his tutor
  • A lot of the time Mirio’s just listening to how confident Tamaki sounds when he’s explaining something to Mirio that he’ll forget where they are and bashfully ask Tamaki to repeat everything he said
  • Tamaki notices how intently Mirio tends to stare whenever he’s going over something from a past lecture, but it doesn’t really bother him since they’re so comfortable with each other. Tamaki just wonders if there’s something on his face.
  • Mirio’s also a pretty affectionate person, he’s the type to pat you on the shoulder ‘good job’ or to offer a hug if you’re down in the dumps
  • But with Nejire and Tamaki, they get his happy forehead kisses, but even those are rare but too genuine to have a null reaction to
  • Its not even like its a v quick peck, he brushes back any fringe or hair covering the forehead and plants a big ol’ smooch at the center of the designated forehead 
  • Midoriya’s first Mirio-grade forehead smooch was more than overwhelming, especially because it happened to be in front of his classmates (probably on their shared birthday) 
  • And so everyone’s just 'Midoriya did he adopt you? is Togata-senpai your older brother or something?’
  • Kirishima gets jealous of Midoriya and his affectionate senpai too fast, and brings it up during lunch at Fatgum’s office one day.
  • “Amajiki-senpai how come you don’t love me the way Mirio loves Midoriya?“
  • Tamaki: [spits his tea and chokes for 5 minutes]
  • Kirishima explains once Tamaki’s gotten a hold of himself that Mirio kisses Midoriya’s forehead, but Kirishima’s manly forehead is left bare of any proud smooches
  • Fatgum, once he’s grasped an understanding of the situation, pops into the conversation. "Anyway, shouldn’t it be Mirio kissing Tamak–" 
  • Tamaki: [kicks fatgum under the table]
  • Fatgum: OW- I-I mean uhm..your forehead kisses of nobility will be earned, not given on command, am I right Tamaki?? 
  • Tamaki: I dont exactly have a choice, do I
  • Mirio’s sure to give Tamaki his own special kisses when they’re alone 
  • Particularly, I’d like to think Fatgum’s one of the only adults who may know about it
  • It’s also with Mirio that Tamaki really lets himself speak his mind. It shouldn’t be something new to Mirio the way Tamaki thinks and there’s certainty no way of hiding something from Mirio if something’s troubling Tamaki
  • The best kind of boyfriend really, a big teddy bear, therapist and kissing dispenser all in one
  • Of course Mirio’s much more to Tamaki than all of that; not that he could ever tell him, but Mirio’s practically a part of him; the 'half of a whole’ sense
  • They’ve shared so much of their lives together already, it seems wrong to not tell Mirio everything he thinks about and hear his almost roar of laughter whenever Tamaki’s blunt and stubborn about something
  • Mirio’s way of thinking is so simplistic and clear, like he has an answer to everything and the reasonable thing to do is always at the tip of his tongue 
  • it’s relaxing to hear him carefully dismantle and set aside Tamaki’s worries, sealing any sort of promises and blatantly improbable solutions with kisses to Tamaki’s knuckles, cheeks, wherever Mirio feels Tamaki needs him 

anonymous asked:

I follow because you have good content. My disagreements with others on maters of worldview or philosophy shouldn't mean I can't enjoy fandom and all it entails

The things is that pretty much our entire blog is worldview. So is “fandom and all it entails” - you can’t hold entertainment and media in some kind of separate sphere that has no relation to the rest of the world. 

When we post tags like “transphobes get put in the bee orb to atone for their sins” or “I dedicate this gay fanfic to my vice president-elect Mike Pence for being a stellar LGBTQ ally”, we are absolutely aligning ourselves with a particular ideology. So the idea that someone could follow our blog and fundamentally disagree with our worldview is just vaguely confusing.

But if you’ve figured out how to do that then more power to you or whatever.

sebastian stan literally just,,,he just…he paid for a whole bunch of kids on the big brothers big sisters programme in LA to have a private screening of cacw…he did that…he paid for their tickets, he bought their food and drink…for all of them, just bc he can??? like it wasn’t publicised outside of one insta post so he didn’t do it for the press??? he just did it bc he could and it was something rad for them???? idek where this is going he’s just so wonderful???

in which Jake Keaton fangirls over the amazing women at the fbi
  • Jake Keaton: *watches as Jane endures three months of torture and then kicks his ass and escapes and still be a decent human being towards him and save his daughter's life*
  • Jake Keaton: OMG SHE'S PERFECT 😍
  • Jane Keaton: *watches Tasha come back to work the day after she's shot, serve the snark left right and center and still manage to be the badass agent that she is*
  • Jake Keaton: OMG SHE'S PERFECT 😍
  • Jake Keaton: *watches Patterson single handedly tackle a satellite and redirect a space glider into the ocean with just a few keyboard clicks*
  • Jake Keaton: OMG SHE'S PERFECT 😍
  • Jake Keaton: So Kurt? I'm applying to transfer to your team. I don't care if there are no job vacancies I just want to bask in the glory of these marvelous women. I'll be happy bringing them their coffee in he morning and running errands for them. Also can you get them to sign this poster I made? It's ermmmm... for my daughter.