humansofnewyork:

These children are members of Iraq’s Yazidi minority, who are one of many minorities deemed expendable by ISIS militants. In the last few days, ISIS has moved into their villages and taken their homes. Tens of thousands of the villagers fled into a nearby range of mountains. Realizing this, ISIS circled the mountains with guns, blocked all the roads, and waited for them to die of thirst in the 120 degree heat. These children belonged to some of the families lucky enough to escape. While their parents were panicking about their relatives trapped in the mountains, these kids found a quiet place to play. I found them banging on some cans. I asked them what they were doing. “We’re building a car,” they said. "Isn’t that cute," I thought. "They’re imagining the cans are cars."When I came back 5 minutes later, they had punctured holes in all four cans. Using two metal wires as axles, they turned the cans into wheels, and attached them to the plastic crate lying nearby. They’d built a car. (Dohuk, Iraq)

Incredible. 

humansofnewyork:

These children are members of Iraq’s Yazidi minority, who are one of many minorities deemed expendable by ISIS militants. In the last few days, ISIS has moved into their villages and taken their homes. Tens of thousands of the villagers fled into a nearby range of mountains. Realizing this, ISIS circled the mountains with guns, blocked all the roads, and waited for them to die of thirst in the 120 degree heat. These children belonged to some of the families lucky enough to escape. While their parents were panicking about their relatives trapped in the mountains, these kids found a quiet place to play. I found them banging on some cans. I asked them what they were doing. “We’re building a car,” they said. 
"Isn’t that cute," I thought. "They’re imagining the cans are cars."

When I came back 5 minutes later, they had punctured holes in all four cans. Using two metal wires as axles, they turned the cans into wheels, and attached them to the plastic crate lying nearby. They’d built a car. (Dohuk, Iraq)

Incredible. 

fuckyeahchristinahendricks:

via: funnyordie

Modern Office with Christina Hendricks

When Christina Hendricks (Mad Men) gets a job at a new office, it’s unclear which is more old-fashioned: her style, her typing skills, or the office’s policies toward women.

She’s perfect.

zooborns:

Philly Zoo’s First Ever Black-footed Cat Kittens are Thriving!

Philadelphia Zoo’s female Black-footed Cat Aza gave birth to a litter of kittens on April 8, 2014: the first Black-footed Cats ever to be born at the Philadelphia Zoo! Their names are Drogon, Rhaegal, and Viserion. Drogon and Viserion are male and Rhaegal is female.

Learn more at Zooborns.

aladyloves:

Audrey Hepburn photographed by Leo Fuchs on the set of The Nun’s Story (1959)

aladyloves:

Audrey Hepburn photographed by Leo Fuchs on the set of The Nun’s Story (1959)

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defractured:

file under “movies to watch when feeling sad”

WHY THE FUCK WOULD YOU WATCH A WALK TO REMEMBER WHEN YOU’RE SAD YOU WILL JUST EXPLODE INTO A PUDDLE OF TEARS 

(Source: nevillles, via xowearestars)

nevver:

But to be young was very heaven, Katrin Korfmann

nevver:

But to be young was very heaven, Katrin Korfmann

(Source: katrinkorfmann.com)

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