"To permit every lawless capitalist, every law-defying corporation, to take any action, no matter how iniquitous, in the effort to secure an improper profit and to build up privilege, would be ruinous to the Republic and would mark the abandonment of the effort to secure in the industrial world the spirit of democratic fair dealing."
—Teddy Roosevelt, Eighth State of the Union Address, 8 December 1908
How have I grown up watching these movies, for some 30+ years and not pondered this…..
OH MY FUCKING GOD, THANK YOU.
Stormtroopers were always, canonically, supposed to be crack troops. The elite. They miss the main characters all the time BECAUSE THEY ARE THE FUCKING MAIN CHARACTERS. THAT’S WHY. IF THEY DIED IN THE FIRST FIVE MINUTES IT’D BE A REVOLUTIONARY MOVIE, BUT A SHORT ASS ONE.
STORMIES 4 LIFE.
…I may have a chip on my shoulder from rping stormtroopers for years in Star Wars Galaxies.
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video game meme → [1/7] video games → mass effect
Why is the blame for romanticizing mental illness lodged at teenage girls documenting/trying to cope with their struggles with mental illness and not grown men who make movies about how medication is evil and schizophrenia is magic powers.
I’m just gonna reblog this every time I see it.
Passionate kiss? Gladly, anon! :D
Even though drawing turians kissing is THE HARDEST OH MY FUCKING GOD THE THINGS I DO IN THE NAME OF OTP GARBAGE
do you ever see a headcanon so incorrect you have to sit down for a little bit