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  • The Teen Who Sailed Across The World – Robin Lee Graham

    12/01/2019 12:52:44 PM PST · by robowombat · 31 replies
    Morbidology ^ | 11th July 2019 | Emily Thompson
    This post was published on 11th July 2019 The Teen Who Sailed Across The World – Robin Lee Graham Posted By: Emily Thompson In 1965, 16-year-old Robin Lee Graham set out to sail from California. At the time, he said he just wanted “to be on my own and explore.” But he returned five years and 30,000 miles later, as the youngest person to ever sail around the world solo. His only companion was an ever-changing crew of cats. Robin was a nonconformist in search of something bigger. He was sick of the regimentation of the classroom and craved freedom....
  • Woman Gives Her Boyfriend An ‘Out’ After Getting Cancer, But He Proposes Instead

    11/29/2019 9:17:09 AM PST · by steveben · 39 replies
    Viral Mag ^ | 11/29/2019 | Viral Mag Team
    After finding out she has stage 2 breast cancer, Jillian Hanson thought it would only be fair for both her and her then-boyfriend of three years, Max Allegretti, if she’d give him the heads up that times will get really hard and if he’s not ready for it, it would be okay to leave then. “Jillian told me that it was going to be hard and that she did not know what to expect with everything and if I couldn’t handle it, she wanted to know now,” he said. But Max didn’t actually see that as an option and stuck...
  • Mercy and Truth have met together... another meditation on Psalm 85

    I will hear what God the Lord will speak: for he will speak peace unto his people, and to his saints: but let them not turn again to folly. Surely his salvation is nigh them that fear him; that glory may dwell in our land.Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other. ( Psalm 85:8-10)Psalm 85 is a prayer for revival. The psalmist is speaking for all of the godly, pleading in view of previous mercies from God, that wrath would be turned aay, and that God’s people would be brought back to life again....
  • What Successful Women Should Know about Love and Marriage

    10/11/2019 4:52:18 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 230 replies ^ | October 10, 2019 | Katie Yoder
    Successful women face special barriers in love and marriage, according to one relationship coach. But that doesn’t mean they can’t still strive for a happily ever after. On October 9, the Washington Examiner published an opinion piece on, “Why super-successful women struggle in love.” Relationship expert and author Suzanne Venker claimed that “few, if any, women” can have both “power in the world” and “power in bed.” While she backed up her arguments, her piece left something to be desired by women: encouragement. Venker began by referencing a Wall Street Journal piece, arguing that “As women have become more and...
  • Donald and Melania Trump have a genuine love

    09/22/2019 7:52:10 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 57 replies
    The New York Post ^ | September 22, 2019 | Miranda Devine
    There’s a lot said about Donald and Melania Trump’s marriage, most of it insulting and cruel. People who hate the president can’t believe anyone could love him. At best, they regard his wife with pity, as the prisoner of a loveless marriage. “Inside the Trump marriage: Melanie’s burden,” “The Sad Truth,” “Dark Secrets” are typical headlines. “#SaveMelania” memes trended online as Vanity Fair fantasized she would divorce her husband and become a feminist icon. Yet those who attended the state dinner for Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison Friday tell a very different story. They say the affection between the first...
  • Saddle up!

    09/18/2019 3:58:22 AM PDT · by sodpoodle · 8 replies
    email | 9/18/2019 | unknown
    A Jewish bookie was at the races playing the ponies and losing his shirt. He noticed a Priest step out onto the track and blessed the forehead of one of the horses lining up for the 4th race. Lo and behold, that horse - a long shot won the race. Next race, as the horses lined up, the Priest stepped onto the track. Sure enough, he blessed one of the horses. The bookie made a beeline for a betting window and placed a small bet on the horse. Again, even though it was another long shot, the horse won the...
  • Image of a man standing on a flight for SIX HOURS so his wife could lie down and sleep shocks...

    09/07/2019 4:12:39 AM PDT · by RummyChick · 75 replies
    daily mail ^ | 9/6/2019 | By FREYA DROHAN FOR DAILYMAIL.COM
    An image of a man standing on a plane as his supposed wife reclines across three seats has provoked outrage online. A tweet shared on Thursday by Courtney Lee Johnson, a life coach from Indiana, claimed that an unidentified man had stood in the aisle of the cabin while his wife slept for a full six hours during a long-haul flight. The scenario has drawn heated criticism from social media users who say the man is 'whipped' and the woman is 'selfish' - while some are questioning the validity of the tweet altogether.
  • Stacey Abrams: ‘Of Course I Would Love’ the Opportunity to Be Vice President

    08/29/2019 6:26:58 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 48 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 08/28/2019 | Pam Key
    Tuesday on the “Joe Madison Show,” Fair Fight Action Chair and former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams said she would “love” the opportunity to be the 2020 vice-presidential candidate. When Madison asked if she would be interested in being a running mate for the eventual 2020 Democratic nominee, Abrams said, “If the question is would I like the job I’m not going to be coy and say no. Of course, I would love that opportunity.”
  • The Agape Love of God[charismatic caucus]

    08/10/2019 2:07:07 PM PDT · by Jedediah · 8 replies
    You are about to go through a Door you have not been, This Door is a welcome friend, In times gone by you knocked and then waited, What is on the other side you have anticipated, But Now for you all will be laid bare, My Agape Love waits for you there, A deeper Love than you have ever known or shared, My Fullness of Love for all is there, No judgement goals or rules, Just My Loving Kindness a beautiful Jewel, So now you are about to KNOW, I AM YOUR GOAL, No precepts or limitations, But My True...
  • The Confusion of Loves

    07/08/2019 12:17:03 PM PDT · by Carpe Cerevisi · 4 replies
    Ancient Faith Ministries ^ | July 8, 2019 | Fr. Stephen Freeman
    Among the “difficult” sayings of Jesus is this: “If anyone comes to me and does not hate his own father and mother and wife and children and brothers and sisters, yes, and even his own life, he cannot be my disciple. Lk 14:26 Of course, the statement is so extreme that it is quickly recognized as an exaggeration. Jesus is not asking us to hate our family (or even in our own lives). And yet, the saying stands. It suggests one thing quite clearly: the love we have for God is not something we have along a continuum. It is...
  • The Lack of Gentle Platonic Touch in Men's Lives is a Killer

    07/01/2019 12:06:35 PM PDT · by CondoleezzaProtege · 179 replies
    The Good Men Project ^ | June 2018 | Mark Greene
    In American culture, we believe that men can never be entirely trusted in the realm of the physical. We collectively suspect that, given the opportunity, men will collapse into the sexual at a moment’s notice. That men don’t know how to physically connect otherwise. That men can’t control themselves. That men are dogs. There is no corresponding narrative about women. And where does this leave men? Physically and emotionally isolated. Cut off from the deeply human physical contact that is proven to reduce stress, encourage self esteem and create community. Instead, we walk in the vast crowds of our cities...
  • Republicans donate to Democrat’s campaign to keep her in debates

    06/30/2019 7:25:47 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 28 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 30/6/19 | Marcy Oster
    Republicans are opening up their checkbooks to keep Jewish self-help author Marianne Williamson in the race for the Democratic nomination for president. It’s not they are falling in line with her idea to “harness love” to defeat President Donald Trump. It’s that they want to keep her in future Democratic debates. For her entertainment value. Republican strategist Jeff Roe, who ran the 2016 presidential campaign for Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, posted a tweet at the end of the second debate on Thursday night calling on Republicans to donate $1 to Williamson’s campaign. “Please, calling on all republicans to go to...
  • Our Starved for Touch Culture and Mass Shootings

    06/24/2019 11:20:57 AM PDT · by CondoleezzaProtege · 15 replies
    The American Conservative ^ | May 2014 | Leah Libresco
    When did the Friendzone become such a terrible place to live? In the wake of the Santa Barbara shootings, the unpleasant underbelly of the pickup artist community (PUA), involuntary celibates (incels), and other unhealthy refuges for lonely men have drawn scrutiny and condemnation. They describe themselves as exiles; in the case of the Isla Vista shooter, he decided to destroy the world he couldn’t enter, instead of building something new outside it. Their sense of exclusion is exacerbated by the stories we tell about sex as a prize you can earn and the tendency of the media to shame sexual...
  • A People Divided Should Work to Be United

    06/22/2019 4:59:57 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 26 replies ^ | June 22, 2019 | Kathryn Lopez
    Do you ever take a look around when you're commuting or running errands? So often, our busy routine can leave us overwhelmed, annoyed, frustrated and rushed. Perhaps you feel a combination of all of these. Or maybe you're simply amazed. A few weeks back, I was part of a conversation about gratitude in which one man noted that when he took a step back on the way to the event and took a good look at the people passing him by, he noticed "how there are no minor characters." Everyone is important to someone. The U.S. Catholic bishops had a...
  • How to find a lost cat: Unique method proves to be surprisingly effective

    05/24/2019 6:20:09 AM PDT · by vannrox · 42 replies
    Japan Today ^ | 15may19 | By Oona McGee, SoraNews24
    TOKYO We all know that cats love to look down on their human owners with disdain, but we never think they’re actually going to turn their tails up on us and leave, especially when we hold all the bargaining chips as their ever-loving carers who lavish them with pats, warmth, and never-ending bowls of food and water. Still, despite all our love and affection, there are felines who are desperate to get out there and explore, and with little regard for the feelings of humans, they can be gone for hours, days, or weeks, without even stopping to consider the...
  • Lisa Wheeler: The abortion debate makes me wonder – Have we forgotten how to love?

    05/21/2019 10:12:42 AM PDT · by Morgana · 6 replies
    FOX ^ | May 21, 2019 | Lisa Wheeler | Fox News
    I have always cared about the vulnerable. When I was a teenager, it was animals. I would drive my mother crazy because I was always bringing home a stray dog or a cat. When I got to college, I volunteered in a state-funded daycare, where many of the children were in foster care I saw first-hand the effects of poverty, a lack of access to job education and career skills, and the growing drug epidemic. My heart was torn open. I became a court-appointed special advocate, known simply as CASA in many states, and began to advocate for children and...
  • US hikes tariffs on Chinese goods, Beijing vows retaliation

    05/10/2019 5:58:09 AM PDT · by central_va · 33 replies
    AP via Yahoo ^ | 10May19 | Joe Mcdonald
    "The risk of a complete breakdown in trade talks has certainly increased," said Michael Taylor of Moody's Investors Service in a report.WINING!!!!!!
  • Live in Hope[Charismatic Caucus]

    03/21/2019 9:48:21 AM PDT · by Jedediah
    My children I AM with you in the storms of life. My hand is eternally yours to hold onto. Pay no attention to the circumstances and do not look back , leave all distractions behind holding tightly onto My Hand of Hope for I AM with you even now and remember your life is in ME . Deuteronomy 31:6 Be strong and courageous. Do not fear or be in dread of them, for it is the LORD your God who goes with you. He will not leave you or forsake you.” Colossians 1:27 For God wanted them to know that...
  • To Change Our 'Culture of Contempt,' Arthur Brooks Suggests All of Us 'Love Your Enemy'

    03/20/2019 10:41:17 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 38 replies ^ | March 20, 2019 | Helen Raleigh
    America is more politically divided than ever. According to a 2017 Reuters/Ipsos poll, "One in six Americans has stopped talking to a family member or close friend because of the 2016 election."  The New York Times reports: "A couple in Georgia, married two decades, won’t speak when the husband leaves his unwashed mug supporting President Trump in the sink; his wife refuses to touch it...A mother in New England sought the help of professional conflict mediators during the holidays because her two daughters — one who was pro-Trump, the other anti-Trump — had stopped speaking to each other."The division, tension, and...
  • Italian Grandma Makes Lasagna....

    03/16/2019 8:29:28 PM PDT · by Osage Orange · 30 replies ^ | Jan 12, 2019 | Buon-A-Petitti
    BRACIOLE 2 lbs thinly sliced Beef (London Broil/Flank Steak/etc.) Garlic (minced & crushed) Fresh Parsley (chopped) Grated Pecorino Romano Cheese Red Hot Pepper Flakes Prosciutto (or Ham as substitute) Boiled Eggs (chopped) Provolone Cheese Slices Olive Oil Salt & Pepper to taste