"you’ll understand when you’re older"
i am older and i understand absolutely nothing
…I’m about to lose my shit, I’m browsing tees on the website I usually buy comics from and look at this
men captain america shirt available
women captain america shirt available
AND THEN I SHOULDNT BE ANGRY
i just almost missed my train because i was taking a personality quiz to find out what fruit I am
Happiest anniversary to my wonderful wife! This past year has been fun, hectic, and exactly the adventure you promised it would be. We moved to Pennsylvania, you started a new job, I finally got work at a library, and only two people asked us when we were planning on having kids! We got our marriage license from the State of Pennsylvania in May, starting last week I was covered under your health benefits, and three days ago, my dad said you were his favorite daughter-in-law—the first time either of my parents have recognized our marriage.
I’d say we’re doing alright, my love.
1st Anniversary Special!
New Wedding Photos:
B&W Edition | Color Edition
Photography credit: Megan Burges
i get so affectionate when i’m sleepy it’s disgusting
we never talk of this again
13 cats failing at hide and seek
As good as cats think they are at hiding from us, we know better.
Based on this (x). Conclusion: they’re still fuckers.
Or maybe daddy works all week to provide us money for food and clothes
Because daddy’s labour is arbitrarily placed at a higher value and the work he does all week is no more important or legitimate than domestic labour. The capital value of the same relative labour is dependent on the gender of the person its performed by, and the capital values of different, specific kinds of labour, are dependent on the gender of the person who usually performs them in a society. The work easily available to women is priced cheap or free, and the work women have to struggle harder to get is still worth less capital than that same work when performed by men.
In short, daddy gets to choose what he gets to work on, and the job he gets to choose can easily generate more than enough money to feed and shelter more than one person. In this scenario, women still have to do work, but are often forced to depend on others to support them, let alone able to consider supporting others with their labour.
In some cases, men might actually prefer their wives to do even less in terms of domestic labour, because it will be a symbol of conspicuous leisure, which is the mark of status. Women doing no work at all only happens if daddy has so much money and power that he wants to show it to people by how he can support a family with even less work on their part.
A society directing women to be dependent on men, who like their women that way, is definitively a patriarchy, and the division of labour between men and women continues to reinforce gender inequality even today.
Hopefully you can see more of the repercussions of EXACTLY WHAT WAS IMPLIED IN THE ORIGINAL POST now.
oh, please, please, please read this commentary because this person was kind enough to give y’all a free lesson on gender roles WRT domestic work/work in a capitalist society since we, in America, live in a masculine society in terms of work and values.
a dead great-grandpa snowglobe
I have been waiting for this for 84 years
It is…how you say a…metaphor
Never piss off Harley and ivy and never treat them like these guys