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Anonymous asked: you are a pretentious prick who is also a transphobic piece of trash, go to hell



There is so much of this stuff in my ask box, and most of it not even anonymous, but I don’t want to call out any particular user because I know they’ll then get a lot of hateful asks and the cycle will just continue.

First off, there’s a comma splice in your ask. I just have to let you know that, on account of how I’m a pretentious prick.

I hope that I’m not transphobic. I’ve been public and vocal in my support for the rights of trans people for years, and I’ve tried over the years to amplify trans voices, from T Cooper to Stephen Ira Beatty, rather than pretending to be able to speak for them. 

Look, I am a person, and I am not a particularly good one. I am screwed up and make a lot of mistakes. But I am not a piece of trash. I would imagine that you are also screwed up and make a lot of mistakes, but you aren’t a piece of trash either.

But it is still hurtful—very hurtful—to hear people call me a piece of trash. It just makes me sad to hear, the way I think it would make most people sad to hear. The certainty and lack of nuance in that characterization reflects a broader lack of nuance in online discourse these days that just bums me out. 

This makes me so sad/angry.


Becoming a cold hearted bitch wasn’t really what I planned to do with my life but here I am

(via omnipotent-harlot)

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Today is the day…. 102 years ago….
For those in peril on the sea…//
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102 years ago. I love her way too much #titanic

Ruth Becker, the 12-year-old survivor of R.M.S. Titanic.

Remembering the real J. Dawson

Joseph Dawson from Dublin, Ireland was 23 years old when he joined the Titanic as a trimmer. He died during the sinking and his body was recovered.

The Titanic:
Today 102 years ago the Titanic hit an iceberg at 11:40 pm on its maiden voyage and sank 2 h 40 min later.