War is not an accident: it is an outcome. One cannot look back too far to ask, of what?

Elizabeth Bowen, Bowen’s Court (quoted by Margaret MacMillan in The War That Ended Peace). 

I’m going to remember this next time our children are indignantly crying, of some breakage or injury that they have occasioned, “But it was an accident!” 

"No it wasn’t," I will say solemnly. "It was an outcome.” 

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monobeartheater:

micdotcom:

Astronauts just found life in space, we kid you not

Russian cosmonauts have discovered something remarkable clinging to the outside of the International Space Station: living organisms.
“Results of the experiment are absolutely unique" | Follow micdotcom


yooooOOOOOOY OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO HERE WE GO THERE IT IS HERE WE GOOOO IT ALL BEGINS HERE ITS HERE THIS IS IT THIS IS THE BEGINNING BRING ON MY MASS EFFECT FUTURE

OH YES

I need scotch for the existential terror and tea to keep me awake because this…yes, this…

I, for one, welcome our new sea plankton overlords.

endlesslyrockinglite:

aggravatedtranscription:

monobeartheater:

micdotcom:

Astronauts just found life in space, we kid you not

Russian cosmonauts have discovered something remarkable clinging to the outside of the International Space Station: living organisms.

Results of the experiment are absolutely unique" | Follow micdotcom

yooooOOOOOOY OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO HERE WE GO THERE IT IS HERE WE GOOOO IT ALL BEGINS HERE ITS HERE THIS IS IT THIS IS THE BEGINNING BRING ON MY MASS EFFECT FUTURE

OH YES

I need scotch for the existential terror and tea to keep me awake because this…yes, this…

I, for one, welcome our new sea plankton overlords.