Pink trillium #may #woods #Sheltie (at Cedar Canyons)
Actress Angelina Jolie wrote in the New York Times on Tuesday that she underwent a double mastectomy to elude breast cancer, a disease which kills half a million around the world every year.
“We often speak of ‘Mommy’s mommy’, and I find myself trying to explain the illness that took her away from us. They have asked if the same could happen to me,” wrote Jolie, 37.
“I have always told them not to worry, but the truth is I carry a ‘faulty’ gene.”
The Oscar-winning actress said her doctors had estimated she had an 87 percent risk of breast cancer and 50 percent risk of ovarian cancer.
“Once I knew this was my reality, I decided to be proactive and to minimize the risk as much as I could. I made a decision to have a preventive double mastectomy,” she said.
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Depression Part 2 by Hyperbole and a Half is the most important thing you’ll read all day.
for anyone who missed the update, go. read.
the dead fish analogy
so fucking good ughhhhhhhh
I checked back so many times to see if she would update.
This is insanity.
The mind-bending sculptures of Jonty Hurwirtz
2008 | Copper and Chrome
2009-2010 | Resin, Powder and Steel
People who “Don’t see color,” are not color blind, just blind.
I swear, I laugh every time someone tells me this.
http://www.buzzfeed.com/hnigatu/27-things-you-had-to-deal-with-as-the-only-black-kid-in-your Telling someone you don’t see them as black is not a compliment.