Can You Make It Through This Video Without HappyCrying?
When something unspeakably awful happens, as it did not long ago, apparently the new normal is for people to launch into their preferred wingnut conspiracy theory on Twitter. Rather than engage with any of that ghastly nonsense or wait for more horrific pictures to come in from Boston, I’m going to pick up my kids and hug them for an extra hour.
My thoughts are with everyone living in or visiting Boston, as well as those who have family and friends in Boston. I’m done for today.
I really value speculation, personally. That human desire to process limited information quickly and make judgments is why people immediately assumed there were other bombs near hotels and began the process of dismantling them.
Two separate, valid takes on reacting to a tough situation.
10 Film Legends in the Final Image of Their Film Careers
Marilyn Monroe and Clark Gable appeared together in their final film The Misfits, a haunting final image of two legends. Also pictured: Fred Astaire, Audrey Hepburn, Marlon Brando, Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, James Dean, Grace Kelly, and John Wayne in their final roles.