Female job applicants with children are 44 percent less likely to be hired for a job than are childless women with similar qualifications. Fathers, by contrast, are 19 percent MORE likely to be hired than are comparably qualified men without children.
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"Getting a Job: Is there a Motherhood Penalty?" American Journal of Sociology, 2007 (via checkprivilege)

The answer to the question is yes.

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raggediandi:

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when you yell “puppy!” at a lil doge and they get happy and wag their lil tail like “yess!! i am a puppy!! a baby dog!!! thank you!!!!!!”

When you yell “puppy!!!!” At an old doge and they wag their tail and get all happy like “yes I am still a little doge thank you for noticing! !”

butafailsafe:

"Oxygen main, left hemisphere-critical levels. Operating at 15% capacity. 10% capacity. 5%--" 
"He's giving her his oxygen." "Right hemisphere oxygen is-"
"It's okay now, Mako." "-critical levels."
"We did it. I can finish this alone. All I have to do is fall. Anyone can fall."
"Anyone can fall."

Made for my Mako Mori RP partner on my Raleigh Becket account, based on this picture.

(Source: qrayscn)


My first role was a tiger lily in a school production of Han Christian Andersen’s The Snow Queen. I had a big green unitard and big orange flowers coming out of my head. That set the bar really high for a long time.

My first role was a tiger lily in a school production of Han Christian Andersen’s The Snow Queen. I had a big green unitard and big orange flowers coming out of my head. That set the bar really high for a long time.

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