The Howling Commandos Files - Italy, 1943
collected by the SSR and preserved in the memoir “The War Was In Color,” coming soon.
"Damnit, Bucky! These are official!"
"Then you’re officially a jerk."
OK but can we talk about the fact that half the Howling Commandos are named ‘James’?
A. Isn’t Jacques the French version of James, or at least, has the same roots, thus making it literally four of the seven?
B. I did not realize that Morita was the medic, and now I love him like a million times more than I previously did and I did not know that was possible because OH MY GOD THIS GROUP MUST’VE NEEDED CONSTANT CARE.
Mutant 101 - Professor Xavier Should Put In A Call To Her Parents - 5 Year Old Mia Stares Down marvelentertainment's Cast Of Guardians Of The Galaxy As She Crushes Them In A Game Of GotG Trivia On jimmykimmellive [X]
Vin Diesel in the background looking at her like “SHE’S PERFECT. WANT ONE.”
I thought girls didn’t like Super Heroes.
You thought what?
Also, bless five-year-old girls who can confidently pronounce the words ‘cybernetic enhancements’ because they’re so interested in superhero adventures that they saw no obstacle to learning anything at all to understand them better.
And can do it wearing a pink flower headband, if they feel like it.
GIRLS LIKE SUPERHEROES. GIRLS LIKE COMICS. GIRLS HAVE LIKED THESE THINGS FOR AS LONG AS THEY HAVE BEEN AVAILABLE TO LIKE.
(behold, three girls and one boy avidly reading new comic books in New York City, 1947, photographed by Ruth Orkin)
What girls don’t like is when they’re patronised, and herded towards titles designed according to what grown men think girls are supposed to like, and ignored with regard to titles that those men assume are just for boys and men. What girls don’t like is not being allowed to choose for themselves what they like.
This is not a new concept. This is noted in Chaucer. What every woman most desires is to choose her own way.
Nobody has to deal with americans more than other americans.
I am an american and I can verify that this is indeed true.
#everyone else gets to be annoyed by Americans from afar #while Americans have to be annoyed by other Americans loudly and up close
#and Americans don’t just get to be annoyed by other Americans #we have to deal with the fact that they vote on shit that affects us #like who’s president #and they are constantly on our tv #and on our facebook wall #and in the house of representatives
that beats being murdered by them right? ha