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Numerous childfree thoughts, Hidden Brain podcast thoughts, being supportive and life updates

I posted a thread on Twitter which reads:‪If you feel that you have to tell people how great you are, then you aren’t that great…period!! This thought of mine comes to me cuz of a recent Twitter discussion I saw/participated in. And in this discussion, folks were talking about someone in the blind community whose …

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Finishing season two of Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, podcast thoughts and other reflections

In an episode of Hidden Brain that was political in nature, Shankar Vedantam talked with a couple people about how an individual’s political beliefs are influenced by the ways in which they think about issues that we’re facing and issues that we have faced in society. I loved hearing this perspective because it’s something I …

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More assorted podcast thoughts, childfree thoughts, mixed life updates and togetherness

I recently went back and re-read my Claircognizance journal that I’d created at the end of last year. And the reason I looked at it recently, was because I wanted to see whether I’d put the weekday that corresponded with each date. And I had not actually done that; so I took the time to …

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Assorted podcast thoughts, an interesting YouTube documentary, a huge unexpected health scare and some advice

I recently watched a documentary on YouTube that was called Trust Me, I’m Sick. I seriously loved every second of said documentary; it accurately describes different folks living with assorted chronic health conditions. And one thing in this documentary that stood out to me, was how society doesn’t seem to grasp that when people have …

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Hidden Brain thoughts, more thoughts on Anne with an E, childfree FB groups, a rant and a life update

In Anne with an E, Ka’Kwet ran away from the boarding school that her parents had sent her to; and she ends up being able to get away and gets to a spot where her parents find her. But that family’s reunion was short-lived because people from that boarding school end up finding them…and then …

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Thoughts on math, music, grief, toxicity, trauma, Anne with an E and awesome memories

I recently listened to the rapper Eminem’s newest album and while I can appreciate the album in its entirety, it definitely isn’t among his best albums. I’ve literally been listening to one specific song on it called “Godzilla.” What I love about this particular song, is everything from its instrumentation, to the way Eminem’s rap …

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My Thoughts on the Latest Hidden Brain Episode, a Snarky Rant and Being a Britney Spears Stan

In the latest Hidden Brain episode, Shankar Vedantam assesses how certain situations throughout our lives, can make us respond *much differently* than we actually think we’d respond to them. And the first story that’s told, is one in which a comedian interacts with a total stranger who offers to sell her a tripod, a gift …

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Changes in My Thanksgiving Plans, Good Times with Loved Ones and Assorted Podcast Thoughts

Thursday one of my local best friends and I attempted to drive to their family’s home in a different town. But there was sooooo much snow in the town that *we* live in, that it was impossible for us to do so. Like, when I touched the side of my friend’s truck and felt a …

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I recently wrote a comment on an FB post that someone wrote about childfree folks. And I’m copy/pasting what I wrote here, along with some expansion on it. It reads:I think you misunderstand the term “childfree.” And I’m sorry to know that people have given you an incorrect definition of said term. But before I …

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More Thoughts on Bullshit, the TV Show and Life Updates in My World

First, I want to say that I gave the wrong network that airs Kids Say The Darndest Things; I meant to say that that particular show airs on ABC. In an episode of Bullshit that stood out to me, they talked about prostitution and the differences in opinion surrounding it. As they do in every …

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