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Beautiful, Crime, and Girls: Princess Qajar. A symbol of beauty in Persia. 13 young men killed themselves because she rejected them. bigsleevescollects: kyojinofbraveos: sighs….. Internet is back at it, again….. When someone says harem to people, these kind of paintings come up in people’s mind. L.F. Comerre. (1850 - 1916) But, people who drew these paintings, they are called orientalists, have never seen a harem because NO STRANGER WERE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE HAREM UNLESS THEY WANT TO LOSE THEIR HEAD. So they painted what they dreamt of, since they were grown up with Western beauty concepts, they painted Harem girls as what their culture accepted beautiful. BUT, at 19th century Persia, the Western beauty standards were not dominant. So of course, they had their own beauty standards and their own concept of beauty. The more masculine a woman was, more beautiful she was accepted. The opposite was also true for men. Women with heavy brows and faint mustaches considered so attractive that they were sometimes painted on or augmented with mascara and young beardless men with slim waists and delicate features. In 19th century portraits of lovers, the genders are barely distinguishable, identified only by their headgear. Young men without beards were the idols of beauty that time. Sexual mores and erotic sensibilities of 19th century Iran permitted homosexuality between these young men and older men. BUT, after Iran started to be more modern, aka more Westernized, this beauty standards were lost. West beauty standards started to be more dominant and homosexuality was no longer permitted. Today, it is a crime to be homosexual at Iran. This book, women with mustaches and men without beards, is about the beauty standards of Persia at Qajar dynasty. If you are interested, you can buy it and read. HERE is an interview with the author, Afsaneh Najmabadi. At that time, Qajar princess was considered beautiful. Today, uncultured internet memers are making fun of her.  Shame @ all of you. EDIT: That’s not Pricess Qajar ffs….. Qajar is the name of dynasty, not the princess…. Her name is  Zahra Khanom Tadj es-Saltaneh, she was the daughter of the King of Persia in the early 19th century. Not to forget that she had a university education.

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7-Eleven, A Dream, and Basketball: 221biotchplease: leaveittotegan: lumnie: chemisquid: dippersballoon: I saw an opportunity and I took it This is what they mean when they say life flashes before your eyes as you die For those wondering, the song is ”Mr. Blue Sky” by ELO. Perhaps someone beat me to it, but here are ALL of the featured vines, in order of appearance: I won’t hesitate bitch Hi my name is Tre and I have a basketball game tomorrow Whaddup, I’m Jared I’m 19 and I never fucking learned how 2 read Kermit the Frog jumps off building Fr e sh a voca do back at it again at Krispy Kreme There is only one thing worse than a rapist Club Jam (yes a really good book) At least the taco was free I am the Sand Guardian, guardian of the sand Grandma loves ping pong too much If your name is Junior Welcome to Target I’m just cooking pizza Cole Sprouse dress-up game On all levels except physical, I am a Wolf Kid hits ceiling of gym with rope (breaking free) Kid smacked by fly swatter Fuck it up Kenneth (my boy going to school) Um I’m not finished (Tyler the Creator) WE’RE BREAKING FREE SAIL I’m Squidward So I’m sitting there, barbecue sauce on my tiddies So no head? (breaking skateboard) Actually, Megan (I can’t sit anywhere) No off topic questions (Chris Christie) What the fuck, Richard Drop it like it’s hot (its just luke) Bored as shiiiiii Liberian accent (plasma globe) New haircut (Parker Kit Hill) Summertime sadness (chicken) More like hurricane TORTILLA I got an a-bor-tion All Around the World (TheJasminator) When there’s a cutie next to you at a red light Snake licks lollipop Accept yourself, love yourself Be whatever you wanna be Don’t touch Zac’s music (LENARR) Whoever threw that paper, your mom’s a ho Can I please get a waffle? Turn off the flash you fucking moron (Star Wars) Ebony Jenkins (shut up!) Kevin, watch the light dude Horse meditation A girl a dream a clothing hanger Is that a weed? (911 microwave) Helium balloons (floating car) Fireplace fairy I’m your freestyle dance teacher I can’t believe you’ve done this Which way the Quiznos is Impossible paper toss shot Hemtube (dancing with cat) I nurture my skin (Shaq) Why are you running Happy birthday? Thicker than a bowl of oatmeal (courtroom) Farkle falling Fuck you (soda machine) Squash banana (the branch I was holding broke) Take On Me And now my sock is wet (water gun) All I ever wanted was some motherfuckin guala When there’s too much drama at school Two bros chillin in the Hot Tub What’s your name? (ouija board) Chillary Clinton (chillin in Cedar Rapids) Guy drops slurpee (7-Eleven) Girl scared of convertible car Guy who is self-conscious about his lisp (Rice Krispies Treats) Would you like the spider on your hand? Shopping cart crash We actually have the chip reader now I’M A GIRAFFE Dinner with Zayn Malik (Chihuahua eating spaghetti) I HOPE IT’S HELPFUL TO SOMEONE! Peace ( ͡~ ͜ʖ ͡°) this gave me such a warm feeling i legit teared up no joke BEAUTY
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7-Eleven, A Dream, and Basketball: leaveittotegan: lumnie: chemisquid: dippersballoon: I saw an opportunity and I took it This is what they mean when they say life flashes before your eyes as you die For those wondering, the song is ”Mr. Blue Sky” by ELO. Perhaps someone beat me to it, but here are ALL of the featured vines, in order of appearance: I won’t hesitate bitch Hi my name is Tre and I have a basketball game tomorrow Whaddup, I’m Jared I’m 19 and I never fucking learned how 2 read Kermit the Frog jumps off building Fr e sh a voca do back at it again at Krispy Kreme There is only one thing worse than a rapist Club Jam (yes a really good book) At least the taco was free I am the Sand Guardian, guardian of the sand Grandma loves ping pong too much If your name is Junior Welcome to Target I’m just cooking pizza Cole Sprouse dress-up game On all levels except physical, I am a Wolf Kid hits ceiling of gym with rope (breaking free) Kid smacked by fly swatter Fuck it up Kenneth (my boy going to school) Um I’m not finished (Tyler the Creator) WE’RE BREAKING FREE SAIL I’m Squidward So I’m sitting there, barbecue sauce on my tiddies So no head? (breaking skateboard) Actually, Megan (I can’t sit anywhere) No off topic questions (Chris Christie) What the fuck, Richard Drop it like it’s hot (its just luke) Bored as shiiiiii Liberian accent (plasma globe) New haircut (Parker Kit Hill) Summertime sadness (chicken) More like hurricane TORTILLA I got an a-bor-tion All Around the World (TheJasminator) When there’s a cutie next to you at a red light Snake licks lollipop Accept yourself, love yourself Be whatever you wanna be Don’t touch Zac’s music (LENARR) Whoever threw that paper, your mom’s a ho Can I please get a waffle? Turn off the flash you fucking moron (Star Wars) Ebony Jenkins (shut up!) Kevin, watch the light dude Horse meditation A girl a dream a clothing hanger Is that a weed? (911 microwave) Helium balloons (floating car) Fireplace fairy I’m your freestyle dance teacher I can’t believe you’ve done this Which way the Quiznos is Impossible paper toss shot Hemtube (dancing with cat) I nurture my skin (Shaq) Why are you running Happy birthday? Thicker than a bowl of oatmeal (courtroom) Farkle falling Fuck you (soda machine) Squash banana (the branch I was holding broke) Take On Me And now my sock is wet (water gun) All I ever wanted was some motherfuckin guala When there’s too much drama at school Two bros chillin in the Hot Tub What’s your name? (ouija board) Chillary Clinton (chillin in Cedar Rapids) Guy drops slurpee (7-Eleven) Girl scared of convertible car Guy who is self-conscious about his lisp (Rice Krispies Treats) Would you like the spider on your hand? Shopping cart crash We actually have the chip reader now I’M A GIRAFFE Dinner with Zayn Malik (Chihuahua eating spaghetti) I HOPE IT’S HELPFUL TO SOMEONE! Peace ( ͡~ ͜ʖ ͡°) this gave me such a warm feeling i legit teared up no joke
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Another One, Beautiful, and Internet: bread solutions thearcalian: disgustinganimals: musicalhell: angstriddentrashhuman: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: bleedthewineunholy: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: nyx-ffxiv: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: myfriendscallmekazzy: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: This is the 10th one of these flowers Slash has stolen and brought home. Here is number 11… Here’s his third catch of the night.And that second photo is his face right after I told him “People on the internet love your flower catching skills, Mr. Slash!” Guess what Mr. Slash is up to tonight? And, he’s back at it again tonight. He got another one, and he is proud of himself. He brought in another one tonight.Thank you, Mr. Slash! He is so beautiful 😭 He’s aware of that, and loves being told that. :P Sometimes, he will hold my hand when I ask him about the flowers. He brought these two flowers in last night, and decided to pose for me when I put them near him to take photos. Plot twist! He brought back a hibiscus tonight instead of the usual ones.He must be feeling more tropical. He’s back to the normal ones now… Even when it’s raining, he still decides to go and find these.Good thing for him that whatever breed of cat he is, he has remarkably water-resistant fur! He had a very busy night while everyone was asleep last night…(Also, if you haven’t seen it, there is a video of him that’s great, too: http://thoughts-of-an-x-factor.tumblr.com/post/164359705193/mr-slash-knows-how-to-get-his-own-cat-treats-out ) He had a busy night while I was watching SummerSlam. He gave us one more last night, bringing his total from last night to 6! That’s a new one-night record for him! Mr. Slash’s flower hunting adventure master post keeps on growing. He was back at it again today. And two more from last night… Thank you, Mr. Slash! Such a good kitty! He is! I wish Oreo brought me flowers instead of birds, lizards, mice, and squirrels 😂😂 Mr. Slash even wanted to hold hands after giving me this one.He’s a special cat. :D He was asleep this morning after bringing me this one last night… Two more gifts from Mr. Slash tonight. Please tell Mr. Slash I love him. Feeling sad? Have a big fluffy kitty bringing flowers to his people. down the block is a person who is inexplicably losing all the flowers in her garden @mostlycatsmostly

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Another One, Beautiful, and Fall: bread solutions mugwomps: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: hiveswaphomestucker: disgustinganimals: musicalhell: angstriddentrashhuman: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: bleedthewineunholy: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: nyx-ffxiv: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: myfriendscallmekazzy: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: thoughts-of-an-x-factor: This is the 10th one of these flowers Slash has stolen and brought home. Here is number 11… Here’s his third catch of the night.And that second photo is his face right after I told him “People on the internet love your flower catching skills, Mr. Slash!” Guess what Mr. Slash is up to tonight? And, he’s back at it again tonight. He got another one, and he is proud of himself. He brought in another one tonight.Thank you, Mr. Slash! He is so beautiful 😭 He’s aware of that, and loves being told that. :P Sometimes, he will hold my hand when I ask him about the flowers. He brought these two flowers in last night, and decided to pose for me when I put them near him to take photos. Plot twist! He brought back a hibiscus tonight instead of the usual ones.He must be feeling more tropical. He’s back to the normal ones now… Even when it’s raining, he still decides to go and find these.Good thing for him that whatever breed of cat he is, he has remarkably water-resistant fur! He had a very busy night while everyone was asleep last night…(Also, if you haven’t seen it, there is a video of him that’s great, too: http://thoughts-of-an-x-factor.tumblr.com/post/164359705193/mr-slash-knows-how-to-get-his-own-cat-treats-out ) He had a busy night while I was watching SummerSlam. He gave us one more last night, bringing his total from last night to 6! That’s a new one-night record for him! Mr. Slash’s flower hunting adventure master post keeps on growing. He was back at it again today. And two more from last night… Thank you, Mr. Slash! Such a good kitty! He is! I wish Oreo brought me flowers instead of birds, lizards, mice, and squirrels 😂😂 Mr. Slash even wanted to hold hands after giving me this one.He’s a special cat. :D He was asleep this morning after bringing me this one last night… Two more gifts from Mr. Slash tonight. Please tell Mr. Slash I love him. Feeling sad? Have a big fluffy kitty bringing flowers to his people. down the block is a person who is inexplicably losing all the flowers in her garden @thoughts-of-an-x-factor did you ever find out where Mr. Slash got the flowers from? I’m so curious now!! Oh! I’ve explained it before, but I know some people haven’t seen the explanation, so here it is:Mr. Slash has made friends with an elderly woman who lives about three houses down from me. He gets the flowers from her garden. They are Camellias, so they grow, and fall off the bush by the handful, and he goes over there at night, and takes every single one from the ground, to bring back to me. So, when I said he was stealing them, it was somewhat inaccurate. It’s actually more like he’s helping an old woman clean her garden up, and giving me gifts at the same time. She knows who he is, and where he comes from, and knows what he does. This is delightful, and what a beautiful cat he is!

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