…without question the people that saw their role at Tumblr as being able to empower change and be a voice and motivate the community to be a voice in a meaningful way, those people are gone.

Ari Levine, Tumblr’s brand strategist from July 2012 to November 2014

Verizon is killing Tumblr’s fight for net neutrality: One of the open internet’s fiercest defenders has a new boss.  

When I was 30, I thought I had everything sussed out. I thought I knew everything. Then I hit 40, and I looked back at 30 and thought, ‘What a clown. I knew nothing.’ I thought I was ancient at 40, but now I’m 50 and I realize I was really just a young woman. You can change your fucking mind. I want to be able to be agile enough and brave enough to say I was wrong.

Shirley Manson