Discussion Thread: Good Things

One of the ways we resist the demoralization and despair in which exploiters of fear like Trump thrive is to keep talking about the good things in our lives.

Because, even though it feels very much (and rightly so) like we are losing so many things we value, there are still daily moments of joy or achievement or love or empowering ferocity or other kinds of fulfillment.

Maybe you've experienced something big worth celebrating; maybe you've just had a precious moment of contentment; maybe getting out of bed this morning was a success worthy of mention.

News items worth celebrating are also welcome.

So, whatever you have to share that's good, here's a place to do it.

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Well, I've been incredibly ill with intestinal distress for days, and I'm finally starting to feel better, so that is a very good thing!

Also, for National Dog Day on Saturday, I made this collage of Tom Hardy cuddling with dogs (which ended a very long thread of photos and GIFs of Tom Hardy cuddling with dogs), and it's one of the BEST things!

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