Karen Hallion Illustration

Artist, Illustrator, and Part-Time Jedi....

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Chris did get out. He enrolled in the college courses with me, and although it was hard, he gutted it out like he always did. He went on to college and eventually became a lawyer. Last week, he entered a fast food restaurant. Just ahead of him, two men got into an argument; one of them pulled a knife. Chris, who’d always made the best peace, tried to break it up. He was stabbed in the throat; he died almost instantly. Although I hadn’t seen him for more than 10 years, I know I’ll miss him forever.”

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#john barrowman is having none of your misogynist bullshit

i love that barrowman’s response also distances him from the contestant
"hahahaha women do laundry right john?  you with me, john?"
"don’t lump me in with you, you fucking martian”

This is what I’m talking about when I keep saying that men have to deny the endorsement. This guy wanted Barrowman’s tacit support or agreement for his sexism, as part of bonding through humour. John went nope.

Bolding mine.

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Groundhog Day: Boston 2014 Eve


You know the movie, with Bill Murray.

This past year has been Groundhog’s Day for me. I have relived 4.15.2013 and all the emotions that surround it over and over again. I’ve trained with these emotions all season long.

I will think about all of them tomorrow on my run. I will literally…