don’t get arrested kids because
you will never look this fucking good for your mugshot
Iman in L.A. Story, 1991
One of the biggest problems for service industry workers is that many forms of direct action, such as Slowdowns, end up hurting the consumer (mostly fellow workers) more than the boss. One way around this is to provide a better or cheaper service - at the boss’ expense, of course.
In 1968, bus and train workers in Lisbon, Spain, gave free rides to all passengers to protest the denial of wage increases. Conductors and drivers arrived for work as usual, but the conductors did not pick up their money satchels. Needless to say, public support was solidly behind these take-no-fare strikers.
In New York City, USA, IWW restaurant workers, after losing a strike, won some of their demands by taking the advice of IWW organisers to “pile up the plates, give ‘em double helpings, and figure checks on the low side.”
The Doctor howled, clutching his arm as if mortally wounded, then fell backwards in a graceful, distracting, and somewhat over-elaborate spin.
In Ziggy Stardust’s supernormal militant energy and shuffled masks, we may have come closer than we ever will again to glimpsing how Shakespeare’s virtuoso boy actors performed the roles of Rosalind, Cleopatra and Lady Macbeth.
David Bowie just taking a quick smoke during the shooting of Labyrinth.
do you ever read people’s tags and get like damn why can’t I hang out with this majestic funny motherfucker
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