- <p dir=ltr> Me: *sees a newborn baby*<br>
- Me: damn, son you hella short</p>
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Let’s talk about how Ronald Reagan vetoed the Anti Apartheid Act.
Let’s talk about how the CIA helped in Nelson Mandela’s arrest.
Let’s talk about how the CIA helped fund, arm, and train Osama Bin Laden decades before 9/11 occurred.
Soda/Pop/Coke: How Americans Talk
In 2003, then Harvard professor Bert Vaux conducted the Harvard Dialect Survey, in which he interviewed tens of thousands of Americans about how they talk, and released the results here.
In 2012, graduate student Joshua Katz used the data to create a beautiful set of interactive dialect maps.
And in 2013, The Atlantic called up a lot of people, asked them some of Bert Vaux’s questions, layered them over maps inspired by Katz’s and made the video above.
If you gonna be a bitch-nigga, imma be that bitch, waht
Happy Black Friday, everyone!
— an anonymous online commenter on the current economy. (via han-nara)
"I am a millenial. Generation Y. Born between the birth of AIDS and 9/11. Give or take. They call us the global generation. We are known for out entitlement and narcissism. Some say it’s because we’re the first generation where every kid gets a trophy for just growing up. Others thinks it’s because social media allows us to post every time we fart or have a sandwich for all the world to see. But it seems our one defining trait is a numbness to the world. An indifference to suffering."
- Madison Montgomery
I Am A Millenial