"She may not look like much, but she’s got it where it counts, kid."

Star Wars fan Bill Deacon transformed his 1974 Chevy Malibu into a street-legal replica of the Millennium Falcon. The road vehicle-turned-spacecraft features all sorts of great details, including HANCHWY vanity plates and a field of streaking stars around the ship’s bow on the hood and front bumper. But our favorite feature is the cockpit mounted in place of the right starboard side-view mirror that contains Han Solo and Chewbacca action figures.

[via Geekologie]

I love this, but shouldn’t it have been a Ford Falcon?








26 Male Survivors Of Sexual Assault Quoting The People Who Attacked Them


This needs more notes.

no one seems to care if they are guys 

reminder that rape and sexual abuse happens to everyone, not just girls

I think the disturbing part is how very similar the threats are.

That would be because rape is about power and control.  Not only do rapists enjoy the violation process, they enjoy the power and control that they can gain over their victims through threats and coercion.  

For those who thought it only happened to girls.



You make me feel small. As if that is a bad thing, you may frown.

But no. It isn’t a bad thing at all.

I have stood out all my life. Too tall. Too freckled. To orange. Too big. Like a giraffe in this small prairie town.

Always noticed, always judged. I always tried to hide, to blend. It never…

My wife is so talented and amazing.

Who’s got two thumbs and is the luckiest guy alive? This guy.

Annoyance of the Day

  • A (not entirely fictional) account of todays bullshit annoyance at work…
  • Internal Customer: This computer doesn't work. I need it fixed ASAP. People will DIE if it isn't repaired quickly.
  • Me: OK
  • (spends time working on it, gets to a user login prompt)
  • Me: Hey, customer, I need the admin password for the machine to continue.
  • IC: I'll come over and punch it in for you.
  • Me: Are you going to sit here the whole time I'm working on it? You know, just in case I need to enter it again.
  • IC: Well, I can come and change it.
  • Me: No, because the unit isn't booting.
  • IC: I can't give you the password.
  • Me: Do you want me to fix the computer?
  • IC: I'll have to call you back.