Talk to me, I promise I don't bite.
when she says she doesn’t send nudes
when guys objectify women and expect them to send nudes
when someone asks you about your nuclear plans for russia
When Russia sends you nudes
This is so vague I love it. The voices you are hearing are real, god is speaking to you. The nation of France needs you. Don your armor, take up arms, lead the French army. This is your destiny, joan. When the flames come for you let them lick your bones and laugh.
I liked a little thing I made up for the first day of class.
Partly inspired by the growth mindset posts that were going around #education last week, I was casting about for ways to introduce those ideas to some groups which didn’t make a whole lot of progress last year. This turns out to be kind of a step before that lesson, and I’m sure something similar has been presented a million times before, but I love the concrete visual and the way it addresses the self-defeating habits of many of my students.
Turns out there are lots of clips of weightlifting grandmas on the internet, but I found this very short clip of a lady named Winifred Pristell deadlifting 262 pounds last year when she was 74. She has an eponymous website with a bio that explains how she came to weightlifting after a health scare in her sedentary, obese 40s. I decided to use her story.