Posts Tagged ‘awesomeness’

Blackboard sign with an arrow up and words underneath 'Nice Beer and Food', then an arrow to the left 'I don't know, maybe dragons (wouldn't risk it)'

Sign outside The Oxford Hotel

Saw this outside The Oxford Hotel on Oxford St, Sydney recently. It made me smile.

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ETA: Or maybe not!


This post really warmed my heart.

Roxanne Shante – a teen rapper in the 1980s – had a contract with Warner Music. It included a clause that the company would pay for Shante’s education for the rest of her life.

She made them pay up. Including for her PhD.

That’s pretty fucking awesome.

h/t PostBourgie (the same link as above); see also the cross-post of the PostBourgie post at Bitch Ph.D. and the NY Daily article they both link to.


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