A real gambling junkie is a cautionary tale that shows how someone gets strung out on the winning, and how they ignore the losing part of the cycle.
The gist of the argument is there are basically three ways someone reacts to the unfairness of life.
It’s been a long minute since I’ve kissed anyone. So… when the opportunity came up recently, you have no idea how much I wanted to kiss her.
Everyone says our generation is self-obsessed. Well, I don’t care.
Don’t worry. This isn’t another sad pitiful tale of woe.
Be you. The real you. The vulnerable and authentic you. The you who has boundaries and is unwilling to cross them… for even the sweetest reward.
Labels are part of our nature. We love applying labels, diagnoses, designations, border properties, these things make us feel like the world makes sense, which of course it does not. As you know, from watching superhero movies, whatever goes up must come crashing down.
Skateboarders and ballerinas delight in one of our underappreciated human traits. Grace. Scratch the surface of a skateboarder or a ballerina and they’re practically the same creature.
For trends, Twitter and Tumblr are two good places to start. With a little bit of forward thinking and faster response time Hollywood could get back in the business of making provocative films instead of merely titillating films.
“I pop the video in, and wow… Tears welling, silence, goose-bumps… Wow.”