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Robin Williams inspires others to ‘come out’ about depression
(Photo: Reed Saxon/AP)
“I have never said how much suicide or depression has played a role in my life, and I thought it was time, it was time to just stop hiding.”
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nbcnews:

Robin Williams inspires others to ‘come out’ about depression

(Photo: Reed Saxon/AP)

“I have never said how much suicide or depression has played a role in my life, and I thought it was time, it was time to just stop hiding.”

Continue reading

2 weeks ago
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ghdos:

BRUHHHHHH. Do you fucking see this?

(Source: yungterra, via dranamichelle)

2 weeks ago
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thefreelioness:

thinksquad:

A startling new political science study concludes that corporate interests and mega wealthy individuals control U.S. policy to such a degree that “the preferences of the average American appear to have only a minuscule, near-zero, statistically non-significant impact upon public policy.” 

The startling study, titled “Testing Theories of American Politics: Elites, Interest Groups, and Average Citizens,” is slated to appear in an upcoming issue of Perspectives on Politics and was authored by Princeton University Professor Martin Gilens and Northwestern University Professor Benjamin Page. An early draft can be found here.

http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2014/08/12/Study-You-Have-Near-Zero-Impact-on-U-S-Policy

I wouldn’t call it startling, but.

thefreelioness:

thinksquad:

A startling new political science study concludes that corporate interests and mega wealthy individuals control U.S. policy to such a degree that “the preferences of the average American appear to have only a minuscule, near-zero, statistically non-significant impact upon public policy.”

The startling study, titled “Testing Theories of American Politics: Elites, Interest Groups, and Average Citizens,” is slated to appear in an upcoming issue of Perspectives on Politics and was authored by Princeton University Professor Martin Gilens and Northwestern University Professor Benjamin Page. An early draft can be found here.

http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2014/08/12/Study-You-Have-Near-Zero-Impact-on-U-S-Policy

I wouldn’t call it startling, but.

(via thefreelioness)

2 weeks ago
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historicaltimes:

Franklin Roosevelt a day before his death, April 12, 1945.

historicaltimes:

Franklin Roosevelt a day before his death, April 12, 1945.

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