Watched two films tonight: Beasts of the Southern Wild and Moonrise Kingdom
Beasts: Since watching this film I can not recall seeing anything more imaginative and colourful than this.
Moonrise Kingdom: Anderson is boring nuff said.
I don't support men's rights conceptually because it is inherently contradictory, it simultaneously supports patriarchal hegemony and unknowingly blames it as a cause of male oppression by using women as a proxy. Also in my personal experience men's rights seem to attract the kind of supporters that use it as a front for their misogyny.
What they're ultimately complaining about is the expectation men have of themselves, and the expectations men have created for women to...
travel interests me a lot but I don't see anything under 20 grand getting me that far. I don't like the idea of a 'vacation', I'f i'm going abroad I would like to go continuously for as long as possible (i'm thinking years here). This is something I actually intend to do after I graduate and before i go back into postgrad.
Antarctica alone is going to cost at least four grand and I'm already living in one of the closest countries.
At the moment I have AUD$5000 (and slowly growing) sitting in my bank. There are several things that I would like to do with this money such as buy clothing (duhh), books, move out, go on vacation, and just general frivolous spending. However I'm at a point in my life where I can really say to myself I don't need any of these things right now...well except moving out which is probably the one thing that could make me happy right now but I'm quite accustomed to...