@7 hours ago with 1631 notes
A humbling map of real-time wind patterns in Tornado Alley
“Wind Map” is a stunning interactive datavisualization that presents wind patterns across the continental U.S. in real time. Picture above is what it looked like last night at 10:59 CDT, in the aftermath of yesterday’s devastating Oklahoma tornado.”
Read more here from io9.
Actually, this is just an illustration of how much Fargo sucks.
@12 hours ago with 696 notes
I once argued with a white dude about why ‘people of color’ was better than ‘colored people.’ Short answer: BECAUSE WE SAID SO.
I once said “colored people” in mixed company. Everyone thought it was hilarious. I just really don’t know a better way to describe people of other races (when referring to multiple ethnic groups, at least).
(Source: modernmonkeys, via fag-dreams)