astronomers got tired after watching the moon go around the earth for 24 hours so they decided to call it a day
Thinking about how far Gillian Anderson has come in her career. She’s truly an inspiration.
Seriously though, look at that child on the left. She didn’t believe she was strong enough to play strong women convincingly. Now people FLOCK to the woman on the right to play those strong women. And it’s given her enough confidence and enough freedom to play one of the most difficult characters to play in theater. And she fucking killed it.
I WANT TO DIE.
Mary Pipher, Clinical Psychologist and Author, Reviving Ophelia (via sunshine-machine)
this should have been reblogged a million times already.
And remember, they are socialized to accept rape culture as “masculinity” and “normal.” This isn’t inherent biology. So they can be socialized away from it. This quote = everything.
Do you turn to each other for career advice?
ANDERSON: There have been defining moments over the past four years where we have, not necessarily for career advice, but when we have both been there for each other for support.
Examples? We love examples.
ANDERSON: Well, I won’t give any.
DUCHOVNY: When my goldfish died.
US Magazine, 1997
Let’s be real, in a time before the internet people didn’t have more adventures and make more meaningful connections. They watched TV and listened to CDs. Before that they listened to records and read magazines. Before that they listened to the radio and read bad dime novels. Before that they embroidered or some shit.
People have been staying inside and ignoring other people for as long as there have been buildings.