The Orange Public Library in NJ has been closed due to safety issues and public officials have been slow to fix them. @NJLA will be there today at 11am with other groups to rally for faster action.
(Press coverage here)
"I try to conserve my energy."
“How do you mean?”
“Everybody is always wasting their energy on being against other people. They like to say ‘I’m against this,’ or ‘I’m against that.’ I say a lot of prayers when I wake up in the morning. But one of the prayers I always say is: ‘God, please send me someone that I can help today.’”
What a lovely sentiment!
This pose was my idea.
GO TEAM TUMBLARIAN
mollitudo, darienlibrary, thepinakes: I miss you humans.
So much awesome in one picture.
I will be at ALA Midwinter. I ended up on a committee, and I’ll be giving a presentation about DIY History. You going?
I’ll be there!
I’ll be there too! Can’t wait to meet peeps! Is there a Tumblr meetup?
A patron just said to me: I told my son that we should call you all the time and you don’t mind because you are being replaced by technology and you like getting questions.
It’s been over a month since the last post and with good reason. I got married at the end of October in a wedding that I can only describe as perfect. Granted, I am biased on this account. Also, gi…
Start a hardcore tradition this Christmas. Everyone shows up naked. You can only wear things that you have received as a present.
It will be the only time that men hope for socks.
Open Letter Regarding Lafourche Library and Prison Funding -
The ACLU of Louisiana has released an open letter to the Lafourche Parish Council regarding its plans to take funding from the parish’s public library as a means of funding a proposed new jail facility
‘Let that son of a bitch go back to Mexico. There’s just so many things they’re doing that I don’t agree with. … Them junkies and hippies and food stamps (recipients) and all, they use the library to look at drugs and food stamps (on the Internet). I see them do it.’ —
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That’s a quote from Mr. Lindel Toups, chair of the Parish Council in Lafourche, LA, in reference to Mexicans learning English at the Biblioteca Hispana, a Hispanic-language segment of the library system.
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Memo to some of the Librarian Shaming contributors about things they are “ashamed” of doing.
The doge tag is a gift
it’s not even december guys
According to every retail store, IT IS CHRISTMAS!
hey tumblr when are you going to make personifications of ups and fedex to ship
you were saying
now where’s the fanfic?
FedEx and UPS lay together, enjoying the warmth of each other’s bodies.
“I sure hope this lasts longer than 5 to 7 business days” UPS thought as he laid his head against FedEx’s shoulder.
“But what if we get caught?” asked FedEx, resting his head on UPS’ chest. “We won’t” UPS assured him. “But we’ve been doing this for 8 days now! They must know something has hap-” FedEx started, but he was cut off by a firm kiss.
“You’re forgetting that today is Sunday. we don’t deliver on weekends, so we still have two days together.” UPS said, smiling slyly. FedEx stared into UPS’ eyes. ‘Two days,’ FedEx thought, ‘Two whole days left.’
“I know how we can make ample use of our time,” said FedEx, kissing UPS’ neck gently. “And we can start right now.” he finished. FedEx kissed UPS’ neck once more before moving to his collar bones. He continued down UPS’ abdomen, pausing every so often.
Beneath the sheet, FedEx could feel…
JFC tumblr, for a second I thought I couldn’t love you anymore, then you pull something like this.
Free shipping for all
I am so done with this website
I love shipping shippers.
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