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Real Life Is Boring But Precious: Why Not Everyone Can Be An Idealist

Political ideology is often hypothetical. The clue is in the name: “IDEA-ology”. It can be exhausting. It exhausts people to live in ideological space for too long. 1,039 more words


Homophobia and the Paranormal

The worst homophobia I have experienced in my life has been within the paranormal community. I have been threatened to be outed several times during the years which I thought was funny because anyone who really knew me knew I came out at 29. 321 more words

Memorial Day Challenge

We won’t get wet, moving or challenged talking about swimming, riding a bicycle or climbing a mountain. How many calories will we burn chatting, contemplating, posting, or tweeting, no matter how interesting, innovative, or inspiring? 325 more words


Educating California About Lyme Disease

https://www.yourcentralvalley.com/news/central-valley-today/local-advocacy-for-lyme-disease-awareness/2019803675  (NEWS VIDEO HERE)

In this Newscast, two women from California are advocating for patients and educating others about Lyme disease, something that both are intimately affected by. 117 more words


Illinois Lyme Insurance Bill Passes Senate Unanimously

Legislation to give Lyme sufferers insurance coverage for antibiotics, testing and doctor visits today unanimously passed the Illinois Senate.

This comes two months after the measure unanimously passed the House. 47 more words


Webinar for Citizens' Assembly on Electoral Reform Oversubscribed

Fair Vote Canada had about 560 people register for their Citizens’ Assembly on Electoral Reform and the webinar cutoff was 100 watching. Others tried to  to log on unsuccessfully. 90 more words