It is painful to remember that homophobia — in all its many ugly guises — is something many people experience on a daily basis. But, Manchester artist Paul Harfleet isn't just acknowledging that fact. Or resigning himself to it. He's fighting back — by planting a single pansy in the exact spot of every (recorded) act of homophobia he comes across.
He started this project in 2005 after experiencing three separate incidents on the same day. And so far, he has planted 10,000 pansies in cities all around the world. See the man in action in Austria in this Guerilla Gardening video. And feel just a little bit better about the world we live in. Bravo. (Jezebel)
Is there anything not to love about Chris Pratt? Yesterday, the proud papa shared a video of himself teaching his two-year-old son Jack to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, and we may die from cute overload (you've been warned). Pratt pauses between each line so the little guy can squeakily repeat after him, and the duo read
So, being an actress isn't the picnic it may seem to be. Gina Rodriguez shared just how frustrating and superficial Hollywood can be with this anecdote about clueless casting directors. "I was up for a role and auditioned in character," the Jane the Virgin star says in The Hollywood Reporter's funny-lady round-table read