“When you’re young, you look at television and think - There’s a conspiracy. The networks have conspired to dumb us down. But when you get a little older, you realize that’s not true. The networks are in business to give people exactly what they want. That’s a far more depressing thought.” —Steve Jobs (via sirmitchell)
- Tegan: I went to a party. Hung out with cool people. You know, same same. This song is about getting your heart broken, but not the regular way. The way like your partner dumps you on a payphone 4000 miles away and then changes their phone number to add insult to injury... Yeah...
- -starts strumming-
- Tegan: Whatever. Made me better. Plus I got to spend a lot of time with my mom which I hadn't done in a couple weeks so. You say though, there's nothing worse than death and um, that happened again. Sara was really supportive though through it all.
- Tegan: No she wasn't.
- Sara: I was! I was. I didn't- I wasn't totally sure how many nights you were going to sleep in my bed but I thought that that was-
- Tegan: I remember I slept in your bed once! And it was right after it happened! I didn't like it I just-
- -Stops talking and continues with the song-
“We must make it clear that a platform of ‘I hate gay men and women’ is not a way to become president of the United States.” —Jimmy Carter, relevant now more than ever. (via gaywrites)
Sara Crosses The Line
- Sara: Say for example, you wanted to lather yourself up in soap and rub yourself along the front of a car. There is nothing wrong with that. For example, one time, not even for a music video, I went over to Tegan’s house the other day and she was washing her car and then we just took all of our clothes off and we rolled around in the suds.
- Tegan: One, I don't own a car. I don't even have a driver license. Two, we don't live in the same city. Three, just the idea that you had that thought in your head makes me feel sad inside. It's deep deep deep sadness that will motivate me to sing all the sad songs that I've ever written tonight.