Caring too much. That's the curse of the working classes →

"If you think about it, is this not what life is basically about? Human beings are projects of mutual creation. Most of the work we do is on each other. The working classes just do a disproportionate share. They are the caring classes, and always have been. It is just the incessant demonisation directed at the poor by those who benefit from their caring labour that makes it difficult, in a public forum such as this, to acknowledge it."

Damon Albarn Teases Blur Dates, New Gorillaz Album, Noel Gallagher Collaboration →

He also mentioned the “distinct possibility at some point in the future” of making a record with former Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher. “We’re talking. It’s not anything to get excited about yet,” he said. “I mean, he’s doing his thing. He’s finishing a new record. I’ve got my record coming out, but the principle of us making music together is something… you know, it would be fair to say, we have discussed it at least once.”

Was just starting to feel excited about the MANY shows I plan on attending now that temperatures have crawled above 60 degrees. Way to knock me back to reality, Portlandia. 

“Bring on the drugs, whatever.”

Barbara Ehrenreich ended her Fresh Air interview so perfectly I burst out laughing. 

"My body is wildly undisciplined and I deny myself nearly everything I desire. I deny myself the right to space when I am public, trying to fold in on myself, to make my body invisible even though it is, in fact, grandly visible. I deny myself the right to a shared armrest because how dare I impose? I deny myself entry into certain spaces I have deemed inappropriate for a body like mine—most spaces inhabited by other people." 

My Body Is Wildly Undisciplined and I Deny Myself Everything I Desire | Roxane Gay