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August 28th, 2012

I hate being wrong, but not that much when it’s…



I hate being wrong, but not that much when it’s this—Charlotte Reid (R-Ill), December 1969, the first woman to wear pants on the floor of the United States Congress.

The 56-year-old widow, a striking brunette who once sang on Don McNeill’s Breakfast Club under the name of Annette King, showed up on the House floor in a black wool, bell-bottomed pantsuit.

August 28th, 2012

"For a woman to be identified as a spinster, age is critical. A “spinster” is not simply a “single”…"

“For a woman to be identified as a spinster, age is critical. A “spinster” is not simply a “single” woman, but a woman who has not formed a human pair bond by the time she is approaching or has reached menopause and the end of her reproductive lifespan.[1]”

- The wikipedia article on spinsters: possibly written by actual aliens (via hypotheticalthalamus)
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August 28th, 2012

theswinginsixties: Sean Connery as James Bond.



theswinginsixties:

Sean Connery as James Bond.