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Watch Some Polygon Porn In GIF Form

I don’t know what our obsession is with geometry, polygons, polyhedrons, symbols in general: I think that we’re surrounded by so many messages- sometimes screamed in our faces- that something without agenda is soothing and intriguing. The less we know, the more we want to know: that’s why geometric GIFs like this are so entrancing. It’s like a whole world of breathing shapes exists, a world without the frustrations of language and imagery. Aesthetics are the only message, here: and what a refreshing message it is.

Source: Bees and Bombs on Tumblr

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Some of the Bravest Photos Ever Taken

Thankfully, we’re living in a century in which more and more people are thinking, “Why do I care who loves who?” It wasn’t always that way, of course, which is why these photos are so remarkable. These same-sex couples were willing to document their love; some even dared to pose in public; some even dared to surreptitiously and illegally marry, risking ostracism or even bodily harm. The really fucked up part: in much of the world, loving the wrong person is still punishable by death. Makes these folks all the more brave.