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The Road Ahead

This morning I officially marked off the little box that had the number 79 printed inside. This doesn’t mean much to most, but to me it means I am only 78 short days away from one of the biggest journeys of my life thus far. 355 more words

Adventure

How Life Insurance Helps While You’re Alive

Death benefits aren’t the only way life insurance may help your family’s finances.

Life insurance often seems pretty straightforward: You buy a policy and pay a premium to keep it active. 427 more words

Life Insurance

Costs of a Nursing Home

Chronic illness is likely to happen in the course of everyone’s lifetime, and the costs associated with such illnesses can be overwhelming. Without proper coverage, you could find yourself financially devastated. 62 more words

Life Insurance

The 3 Best Investments You Can Make In 2015

Great article By Scott Plesha / Jan 2, 2015

First and foremost: Happy New Year!

It’s officially 2015, and that is a beautiful thing—because the new year brings the promise of a clean slate, rife with new opportunities and potentially, a new you. 828 more words

Education

#ThrowbackThursday: "Transamerica," 2005

In 2005’s “Transamerica,” Felicity Huffman plays Bree, a transgender woman who learns she has a son Toby (Kevin Zegers). She bails Toby out of jail, and they take a cross-country road trip where Toby learns of Bree’s true relation to him. 28 more words

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Boys Don't Cry (1999)

Boys Don’t Cry is at once the most beautiful and brutal romance in years. Based on the documentary The Brandon Teena Story, Kimberly Peirce’s directorial debut tells the story of Brandon Teena, a transgender man looking for love and acceptance in rural Nebraska. 211 more words

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#7 of Performances that Should have Won the Oscar

Felicity Huffman for Transamerica

Despite winning the Golden Globe for her transformative performance in Transamerica, there were two factors that made Felicity Huffman’s Oscar chances close to zero.  300 more words

Oscars