If men don’t have to be aggressive, women won’t be compelled to be submissive. If men don’t need to control, women won’t have to be controlled. Both men and women should feel free to be strong. It is time that we all see gender as a spectrum instead of two sets of opposing ideals. We should stop defining each other by what we are not and start defining ourselves by who we are.



Nico Mirallegro’s BBC Breakfast interview on the 4th of July, 2014.

I think the thing that endears him to me, the reason this stupid kid with his stupid face wormed his way into a corner of my cold dead heart, is because he is so bloody EARNEST all the time. He’s, like, just so happy to be working, and happy to do projects that seem cool or interesting, and happy to talk about how the characters feel, because he’s a good actor, and knows how they feel, but he’d never SAY that about himself.

I don’t know. 

He’s like a little chocolate labrador puppy.