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Famous Women Point Out Exactly Why Leaking Nude Photos Is So Very Wrong

This past Sunday, a 4chan user posted nude and revealing photos online, supposedly hacked from the iCloud accounts of numerous female celebrities such as Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, Lea Michele and more. While some outlets have reported this leak as a juicy celebrity “scandal,” it’s more accurately described as a sex crime.

For more celebrity reactions including Mary E. Winstead and Kirsten Dunst go here. 

We need to STOP victim-blaming! 

A little elephant stumbles into your ask box, holding a small letter in his mouth. He hands the note to you, "I love you, you are a wonderful, loved person." Pass it on to the first 10 people on your dash anonymously.

A question by spookybluebox


This is for all you Smarties. You’re the best! 


“ When trouble strikes, head to the library. You will either be able to solve the problem, or simply have something to read as the world crashes down around you. ”

—    Lemony Snicket (via dailydoseofbookssauce)

(via fuckyeahreading)


September is Library Card Sign-Up Month - a time when the American Library Association and libraries across the country remind parents that the most important school supply of all is @ your library® - it’s your library card. September was first so designated in 1988, as a continuation of a national campaign launched the previous year.

Free promotional tools (PSA, banners for use with social media, etc) featuring this year’s Honorary Chairperson Stan Lee now available at the official page,September is Library Card Sign-up Month (see Library Card Sign-up Month History for names of prior Honorary Chairpersons/Spokespersons).

Contact Library Card Sign-up Month Campaign Coordinator Megan McFarlane of the ALA Public Information Office with questions.

(via theinnkeeperlibrarian)