This 5th grader says a cop pulled a gun on him while he and his friends were building a tree fort in a wooded area behind their home in Henry County, Ga.
The neighbor’s wife called the cops to complain about the boys “chopping off tree limbs.” Edgar Dillard, the husband, said he was shocked that a gun was pulled on the child to deal with what he believed as a safety issue.
The boy’s mom filed an excessive force complaint against the officer.
Read more here: http://newsone.com/3003215/omari-grant-georgia-cop-pulls-gun-on-5th-grader/
One of the answers to the topic: Visually stunning math concepts which are easy to explain at Mathematics Stack Exchange.
I think if you look at this animation and think about it long enough, you’ll understand:
- Why circles and right-angle triangles and angles are all related
- Why sine is opposite over hypotenuse and so on
- Why cosine is simply sine but offset by pi/2 radians
CONTEMPORARY ART WEEK AT MEDIEVALPOC
You asked for it, you got it! Starting this Monday (4/14/14), Medievalpoc will be featuring Contemporary Art and Artists of color influenced by European Art History. Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Rococo, Mannerist, Classical, Ancient, Fantasy, Early Modern, you name it, it’ll be here! Everything from oil on canvas to performance art.
Also featured will be topical essays exploring our ideas about anachronisms, cultural exchange and appropriation, the use of particular palettes to invoke associations with historical works, Fantasy and Fan Art, character design, RPGs, Art and Identity, and the policing of self-expression in popular culture.
Artists featured in this post*: Yin Xin, Leo and Diane Dillon, Terrance Houle, charcoalfeather, Toyin Odutola, Kehinde Wiley, Jamea Richmond-Edwards, hauntedmomsanon, Ikenaga Yasenuri, and S. Ross Browne.
*If you see your art here and would like it removed for any reason, message me and I will remove it ASAP.
updated reading list for the two semester independent study I am doing on the Black Panther Party.
also, I created a tumblr to document my readings and upload relevant quotes so if you would like to accompany me, feel free to follow.
william. why are you so amazing? like. just.