01 PM | 23 Jun

Beautiful #photographs of #Tomboys of the 1930s [#geekgirl]


“I was tumbling through Tumblr, one of my favourite places on the internet to discover history’s lesser-known muses and there, on page thirty-something of my browsing, I stopped at a photograph of an androgynous woman taken by Marianne Breslauer, a name unfamiliar to me. As I began googling her work, my screen was soon taken over by black and white images revealing her captivation with the elegant 1930s tomboy style, which was finding its niche right around the time Marianne had decided to pick up a camera.

Marianne’s career as a photographer was a very short one and she left behind only a small photographic body of work, created in between 1928 and 1938. She was born in Berlin in 1909 and travelled to Paris at the dawn of the 1930s where she briefly became a pupil of Man Ray. When she returned to Germany, her photographs were published in several leading magazines, but she would soon have to confront the anti-Semitic practices that were coming into play in her home country. Her employers wanted to continue publishing her avant-garde photos, but under a pseudonym to hide her Jewish background.”

Source: Messy Nessy

12 PM | 08 Nov

Million Mask March U.K #mmm #anticapitalistxfactor #lol [#geekgirl]

REVEALED: Dark Heart of Anonymous' Million Mask March [NSFW]

Reporter attacked at Million Mask MarchThe William F. Buckley of the web 2.whoa generation, Dale Maily, hit the Million Mask March last night to see why so many youngsters insist on putting the V in Vendetta and the anti in establishment.

Posted by Don't Panic on Friday, November 6, 2015