Queen Hatshepsut of Ancient Egypt. She has a lovely smile for someone who’s been dead for thousands of years.
she wasn’t a queen. she was a pharaoh and wanted to be referred to as such. she even had her statues modeled after the male pharaoh’s statues to state her dominance and authority. she was actually one of the most successful pharaohs in all of ancient egyptian history and she reigned longer than any other woman in power in egypt.
damn no wonder she died and smiled for a trillion years afterwards
The fact that we know about her is marvelous.
the next Pharaoh after her Tuthmosis III tried to erase Hatshepsut out of history ,chiseled her name off her monuments ,covered the text on her obelisks with stone,knocked down and defaced her statues .
she was even left off the list of pharaohs ..talk about some patriarchy bullshit
her name was lost for a couple of millennia, her body was found in a unmarked grave in early twentieth century
sad part is in Egyptian belief is if your are forgotten in the living world you don’t exist in the afterlife,so he was trying to kill her even in death
My best friend throwing down some herstory. A+ commentary
She wore a fake beard, you guys.
She was the fucking boss.
If we remember her now does that save her from an awful afterlife?
I’m just picturing the Kemetic afterlife. All the Pharaohs are hanging out in some kind of swanky club, drinking and congratulating each other on being bros.
The doors slam open and Hatshepsut strides in, glorious, robes swirling, rocking the fake beard and the insane amounts of wealth and power. “Miss me, bitches?”
Then she punches Tuthmosis III straight in the dick.
Someone draw this please.
Damn, I never really got the whole Richard Armitage thing until I saw him as Lucas North on MI-5. Holy Jesus fuck.
Yay, another hot British guy to obsess over!! Welcome to the club, Richard.
From the script for “Triangle” :
Scully: So, if I don’t turn this ship around-
Mulder: In all likelihood I won’t exist. And neither will you.
Mulder is staring at Scully now, the idea of this hitting him. And he takes her valiantly in his arms and gives her a good, hard, long kiss. Taking Scully completely by surprise. So that when he lets her go she stumbles backwards. A little dreamy.
Mulder: In case we never meet again.
And the dreaminess lasts for a moment more… until Scully unexpectedly hauls off and GIVES MULDER ONE IN THE KISSER. Mulder taking the punch as if he expected it. Smiling now.
Mulder: I was expecting the right.
With Mark Ruffalo, I have someone I would be happy to do every scene with for the rest of my life. —Robert Downey, Jr.
We have a really good friendship. We’ve known each other since before Zodiac. And he’s kind of like an older brother that I wish I had. He sort of looks out for me, and I remember when the role came up in the movie, I reached out to him, I was nervous about it, I said “I don’t know if I can do this” and he said “It’s alright buddy, I gotcha.” —Mark Ruffalo