Reblogged from thedailywhat
International Peace Day of the Day: Today marks the 30th annual International Day of Peace, established by the U.N. to “encourage all nations and people to honor a cessation of hostilities during the day.”
Obviously, that’s not going to happen.
But today also is POW/MIA Recognition Day and World Gratitude Day, which is fitting since the last of the American surge troops in Afghanistan withdrew today.
Reblogged from medusawillleaveyoustoned
“Julie D’Aubigny was a 17th-century bisexual French opera singer and fencing master who killed or wounded at least ten men in life-or-death duels, performed nightly shows on the biggest and most highly-respected opera stage in the world, and once took the Holy Orders just so that she could sneak into a convent and bang a nun. If nothing in that sentence at least marginally interests you, I have no idea why you’re visiting this website.”