"We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special."
Stephen Hawking (via observando)
John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath (via observando)
Sometimes I just lose control of my texts and start rambling
Bill Russell to LeBron James, via Craig Sager:
Hey, thank you for leaving me off your Mount Rushmore. I’m glad you did. Basketball is a team game. It’s not for individual honors.
I won back-to-back State Championships in high school, back-to-back NCAA Championships in college. I won an NBA Championship my first year in the league, an NBA Championship my last year, and nine in between.
And that, Mr. James, is etched in stone.
These laws are an embarrassment to our country. The evidence is overwhelming that Stand Your Ground laws lead to more murders and worsen systemic racial discrimination.