Q: Why do you write strong female characters? A: Because you’re still asking me...– Joss Whedon, writer and creator of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel and Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog amongst many, many others (via curiositycounts) On point.
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curiositycounts: Trailer for 18 Days in Egypt, a collaborative documentary about the revolution.
Those aren’t the reasons we like to think of ourselves as donating, but...– Fascinating review of studies on why we give to charity, one of psychology’s most enduring mysteries. Related, the story of George Price and his quest for the origins of altruism. (via) Yikes.