Hello all, this is my first post here. I have been dating this girl for 6 months. We started senior year just weeks after we met.Now, looking back at it, it has been a very good relationship. i have…Continue
"Figured that was the way it was going. Starting college (4 year live-at, not-home-college) is tough on relationships. Being apart, especially when young, is hard on relationships. She has a whole crap-load of stuff going on, with college which is…"
"Sucks bro. Its not fun at all but you never know what will happen. The girl I started dating senior year and I broke up after around a year and a half. We spent a about 2 months apart, both seeing other people, and now were back together and happier…"
"Just a thought for you going forward: 25 miles isn't the problem, don't be afraid to date girls at that distance. The problem was that you went from being around her all the time, to being at a bit of a distance while a bunch of…"
"and not overthink, and not worry, and have fun, and find somebody with the same interests as I do, and not waste gas to that stupid college 25 miles away!! It still is hard to get past it but this too shall pass"
"Thank you man, I guess if i had to post my concerns online it wasn't a good sign either. I am already starting to think of the positives of what I can do now, I will live.
you are good too! knowing an hour before the fact!"
"You're not going to want to hear this ... but high school relationships rarely survive separate colleges. You two lasting the semester is an extreme longshot.
It is the way of the world. You're the highschool sweetheart. …"
"I felt like this for quite a bit these last few months with my relationship (she seemed unexcited about us, we hardly talked anymore, etc) and after talking with her about it a couple times as nicely as I could, things seem to be getting back where…"
Hello all, this is my first post here. I have been dating this girl for 6 months. We started senior year just weeks after we met.Now, looking back at it, it has been a very good relationship. i have been mainly happy. We figure out our problems well, talk through it, and never get in fights. We had a great summer together too!And now college is coming in to play. we talked about it during the summer, and said that we can do it! She has moved to university about 25 minutes away from my house, as…See More
"Alot of things decide sentence severity. One of those is previous record.
I could be wrong but my understanding of most of the statistics only include severity of the single crime, not previous offenses."
"and so there is a good argument to be made that the differences in sentences were motivated by racial animus, rather than a desire to punish trafficking in more dangerous substances more severely.
My instincts would be that the differences in…"
"There is documented evidence that, for otherwise identical crimes, whites routinely receive a significantly lighter sentence than people of color. So, yes, it does appear that a racial bias does exist.
Whether this is an institutional…"
"It's definitely the case that most people, and most blacks, in prison are there for non-violent crimes. It's also definitely the case that different forms of cocaine are treated differently by the sentencing statutes. It is my…"
"Unless you think blacks are locked up for usually victimless, definitely non-violent, crimes, and that the sentencing provisions either explicitly or implicitly discriminate on the basis of race through meaningless distinctions regarding…"