When you make a reference and someone actually gets it
A professor talks about the issue of racism in Japan
ETA: the person who made this video is being pressured to censor it and take it down from youtube, but he feels that it is very important that people know about it (see the second video he made about it for more info), so please signal boost this or repost it or either way share the video around before it gets silenced!
"It sounds to me (in a completely unjudging way) that you are attempting to "put God to the test" to see if this magic trick can work for you. Again, completely not looking down on your motives if this is in fact what is going on here, but if this IS what is happening, you are going to get the non-results that you expect.
If you truly want to talk with God, you’ll need to pour out your inhibitions to Him. Give him your frustrations and your anger. Don’t go at this like you’re talking to your boss who you’re trying to kiss butt in order to impress… God made the whole world. Your good deeds for the day, while nice, are not going to wow Him… Talk to God like you talk to the friend that you know will not be offended by anything you say.
Pan-grilled Avocado, Baby Spinach and Basil with Roasted Red Pepper Mayo / Recipe.
OH HECK YEAH! I’m trying this tomorrow..
— Crawford Loritts
"There is a lot of confusion about manhood these days. Some say a man is made by the job he holds, the car he drives, or the woman he’s with; while others judge him by his steel-like emotions and strong will. But there are qualities that matter so much more - qualities like faithfulness, integrity, leadership, and influence. These bring a man peace and make him strong."
There was a day when you would move from boy to man, and there was some indication of when that was now we don’t know… and the result is that you’ve got a bunch of biological adults but emotional children… boys who can shave.
I was looking at ideas for costumes that would go around my wheelchair and I found all these! How cute are these kids!