Interesting video for those just graduating/stuck in the daily grind.
Republicans came up with all kinds of convoluted and made-up explanations for voting against gun background checks, and some are starting to do the same for the immigration bill. A few are even using the Boston bombing as an excuse. But for many lawmakers, the real reason is depressingly familiar. They don’t want to give President Obama anything he wants.
It doesn’t really matter how many business groups say the immigration system has to change, or how many suburban voters are disgusted by the easy access to guns for criminals. For these Republicans, the visceral hatred of the president is their only guiding star, and they are absolutely convinced the voters in their districts feel the same way.
A government in gridlock is a government that doesn’t work. (ht Connie Schultz)
Hoping this is why I chose medicine.
“Under current laws, if a background check reveals that your name is on the national terrorism watch list, you’re still free to walk out of a gun dealership with a firearm in your hands — as long as you don’t have a criminal or mental health record.”
“Music moves people of all cultures, in a way that doesn’t seem to happen with other animals. Nobody really understands why listening to music — which, unlike sex or food, has no intrinsic value — can trigger such profoundly rewarding experiences. Salimpoor and other neuroscientists are trying…
Anna Kendrick | ‘Cups’ (New Radio Version)
With the success of the film ‘Pitch Perfect’ - rumor has it that Universal is releasing a new radio version of the fan favorite ‘Cups’ by Anna Kendrick to radio stations. This new edit has a sound very similar to Phillip Phillip’s ‘Home’ or some of The Lumineer’s music. It’s still catchy as ever and will probably find even more success now that it has a proper radio edit.
Sometimes I just need to remind myself to LIVE a lot this year.
I really need a friend who does stuff like this and will take me along. If you know anyone, please let me know.
Que será, será.
After spending quite a bit of time doing basic research, this quote is just so true.
YES. This concert was FANTASTIC.
No big deal, I’ll just do some running at the gym instead. Oh wait… why do I only have one sock?
THE COACHELLA LINEUP, RANKED FROM BEST BAND NAME TO WORST BAND NAME
How to Destroy Angels
The Airborne Toxic Event
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
Who’s up for a road trip? -L
Still very EXCITEDDDDD!