So I've been dying my hair for the better part of my teenaged and adult life, but I've always just dyed my regular hair, which is about a medium brown, partially because my mother would burst into flame from pure disapproval and also because I'm too lazy to bleach. The color comes through ok but it fades super-fast, especially if it is within the red-pink-purple spectrum which unfortunately are my favorite colors to dye. Cuz I'm all girly and shit.
"But wait, Sugary Cynic," you might rudely interrupt, you ill-mannered rogue, "you've been drawing yourself with brown hair and last vestiges of pink-spotted dye, and that shit is PAAANK" Well my uncultured friend, that's because I realized that after I graduate, if everything goes according to plan, I'll be teaching in another country, like a real grown-up job and stuff. For which pink hair would be a bit weird. So I went all out for the last hurrah and bleached my hair with this result:
So that was the highlight of my day. That and watching X-files until my eyes bleed from sheer Wanting To Believe. Also Mulder has great hair. And this:
Finally, here is a video my thesis adviser showed me as her favorite example of a cause and effect arguments, and works as proof that my school is the best (read: dorkiest) school ever:
This is Sugary Cynic, who is now debating between going as Tonks or Ramona Flowers for Halloween. 'Night!
Scully: "You have seen this before, I can tell. You lied to them"
Mulder: "I would never lie. I willfully participated in a campaign of misinformation"