Kurt Vonnegut (via lofticriess)
Misattributed: actually from this blog. I thought it was too positive to possibly be Vonnegut.
”I think it’s a desperate sort of convulsion in desperate circumstances, which helps a little.” - Kurt Vonnegut on laughter.
it is important for the rest of the world to know that there are different kinds of australian accents, i’m not sure if the rest of the world is aware
I only know of standard and bogan. But I figured that was more like the strength of the accent, rather than it being a different accent.
It changes depending on state and serial killer status.
Not to mention what era you grew up in and the accents of your immigrant relatives. Oh and then there are the accents of fictional Australian TV characters, which inexplicably never immediately register as Australian. Can’t forget those.