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My latest update on the campaign trail.
TRUMP: Four and a half minutes of a recent rally in Massachusetts – I can’t even imagine what it feels like to have that many people cheering as you walk in.
Democrats support unrestricted abortion up to birth AND BEYOND.
Below: An MRI of a 20 week old fetus
Republicans have have tried MORE THAN 60 TIMES to bring a Live-Born Abortion Survivors bill to the floor for a vote.
This bill would require that abortion survivors receive the same gestational-appropriate medical care that preemies get.
The Democrat leadership has now refused more than 75 times to even vote on the measure!
I saw this on my Facebook feed. It’s so good, I decided it deserves its own space here. (Grab a tissue.)
I work in a decent sized, local, indie bookstore. It’s a great job 99% of the time and a lot of our customers are pretty neat people. Any who, middle of the day this little old lady comes up. She’s lovably kooky.
She effuses how much she loves the store and how she wishes she could spend more time in it but her husband is waiting in the car (“OH! I BETTER BUY HIM SOME CHOCOLATE!”), she piles a bunch of art supplies on the counter and then stops and tells me how my bangs are beautiful and remind her of the ocean. “Wooooosh” she says, making a wave gesture with her hand.
“Ok,” I think to myself. “Awesomely happy, weird little old ladies are my favorite kind of customer. They’re thrilled about everything and they’re comfortably bananas. I can have a good time with this one.” So we chat and it’s nice.
Then this kid, who’s been up my counter a few times to gather his school textbooks, comes up in line behind her. we’re connected to a major university in the city so we have a lot of harried students pass through. She turns around to him and, out of nowhere, demands that he put his textbooks on the counter. He’s confused but she explains that she’s going to buy his textbooks. Continue reading
I’ve been reading about and trying to understand this stuff for a while now. As per usual, I didn’t really get a handle on it until I set out to write about it in my own words. If you have problems with stress, maybe it’ll help you too.
It is very important to understand that stress is not a failure to man up.
It is an involuntary, physiological response to internal and external stimuli. However, just because it is involuntary, does not mean you have no control! Continue reading