Cicero, circa 43 BC (via amandaonwriting)
“The recency illusion is the belief or impression that something is of recent origin when it is in fact long-established.”
(via cimness)whats the name for the inverse of this where people assume a relatively recent development like the nuclear family or neoliberal capitalism is the way things have always been
Renegades documents the fans of Botswana’s heavy metal subculture, an underground minority rebelling against the status quo, redrawing the borders of both heavy metal and orthodox culture in Botswana. Marshall traveled to Botswana to take portraits of the metal scene there – a small but strong one, heavily influenced by bands like Iron Maiden, Megadeath and Motörhead.
“I can’t recall one instance where they were reluctant or dubious towards my taking their portraits,” says Marshall. “In most cases they relished the opportunity to show themselves off. They are proud and wield a sort of tangible power, wrought from both the fantasy and sonic force of metal. Whereas many ‘metal heads’ can be arrogant or smugly indifferent, these guys in Botswana are very open.”
always reblog botswana metalheads
Metapod Post Pavillion
I, for one, welcome our future Indo-Chinese lesbian cyborg president.
racist motherfuckers fronting like this wouldn’t be the greatest thing to happen to our country in decades
me on my way 2 steal your man