"Bit of an update and another question:
- I weighed in at 150 lbs. today, so a gain of eight pounds so far. I know it's not gainz, but it's progress, and it seems like every one of those pounds has been a fight. But, as I said, progress.…"
"The video is powerful. It reminds me of a day when I went to my son's school to pick him up as was our routine since we got a divorce. My ex was in front of the school, belligerent and told me she was taking him instead. I…"
"By gift I mean this: by not being afraid of your own pain you are not afraid of others' pain either. People sense that they can be vulnerable with you and trust you, for you already understand without them having to explain.…"
"That's why the democratic part of democratic socialism is so important. We vote every 4 years here in Ecuador, and there are representatives of all sides of the political/cultural/economical spectrum, there is a healthy opposition, and each…"
"And if you know me well, I have often said to my friends and people in chat calling anyone they don't like a 'Nazi' or a 'Fascist' or 'Brownshirt' is cheap. Why are you telling me all this? I have not called anyone…"
"It is incredibly cheap, here at least. It is wise to take all said from even those one likes with a grain of salty. Pessimism and skepticism breeds bountiful rewards when everything goes great, and a healthy shelter when all goes wrong."