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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image showing a screenshot from 'Wine Country' of the six main female characters taking a selfie on the left, and showing a screenshot from 'John Wick 3' of Keanu Reeves riding a horse while being chased by ninja motorcyclists on the right

I started my holiday week watching Amy Poehler's film Wine Country, which was released on Netflix May 10 (the day before my birthday), and ended my holiday week watching John Wick 3, which was released in 4DX, and it doesn't get much better than that.

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