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Ferguson protesters take their message to the Rams game!

Monday, October 13th

This is SO amazing and important! Critiquing the capitalistic exploitation and dehumanization of Black athletes in order to entertain and deepen the pockets of white people is such a great way of discussing why Black people only matter when they benefit white people/ the white gaze but are so easily disposable off the field/court/arena. And even then, to what extent are Black athletes appreciated when sports leagues will still use Black people to be the face of violence when it’s convenient to deter criticism of rape culture & misogyny in sports, white athletes, and the white men in power.

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14Life Hacks/Tips to Simplify Your Life #6

ultrafacts:

1. 20-20-20 rule: every 20 minutes of staring at the computer screen, look at something 20 feet away for 20 seconds to avoid eye strain

2. Watching the news too much has been proven to depress you and give you an unrealistic view of the world

3. If you ever get a new puppy, put tin foil on furniture you don’t want them to chew. They won’t ever hop up on tin foil

4. An easier way to avoid over thinking is to NEVER dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next.

5. If you tend to wake up early after drinking, it might be because your blood sugar is low. A slice of bread or peanut butter can solve this

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