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How 7 things that have nothing to do with rape perfectly illustrate the concept of consent. 10 Google Search Tips for Students. Woman Realizes She’s Been Accidentally Abusing Her Husband. This is an honest, open story from a young woman about her marriage.

Woman Realizes She’s Been Accidentally Abusing Her Husband

There are some powerful truths spoken here, worthy of notice and reflection. If you’re married, have ever been married, or plan on getting married eventually, this is for you. From Tickld via Reddit: My “Aha Moment” happened because of a package of hamburger meat. I got left at the altar: turning heartbreak into artwork. When I met my fiancé in the beginning of 2011 we were both athletes at the same university in Tennessee.

I got left at the altar: turning heartbreak into artwork

We started dating soon after that and hit it off very quickly. Our relationship was put to the test in 2012 when he moved back to his hometown in Florida, and I stayed in Tennessee to finish school. After a year of long distance, he surprised me and decided to move to Memphis, my hometown, to be with me. By December 2013 we moved in together and were doing great. So great, that we got engaged in March and started planning our wedding for November. 7 Habits of Chronically Unhappy People. I often teach about happiness and what has become exceedingly clear is this: There are seven qualities chronically unhappy people have mastered.

7 Habits of Chronically Unhappy People

According to Psychology Today, University of California researcher Sonja Lyubomirsky states: "40 percent of our capacity for happiness is within our power to change. " Gate A-4 – Live & Learn. Gate A-4 By Naomi Shihab Nye: Wandering around the Albuquerque Airport Terminal, after learning my flight had been delayed four hours, I heard an announcement: “If anyone in the vicinity of Gate A-4 understands any Arabic, please come to the gate immediately.”

Gate A-4 – Live & Learn

Well— one pauses these days. How not to say the wrong thing. (Illustration by Wes Bausmith…) When Susan had breast cancer, we heard a lot of lame remarks, but our favorite came from one of Susan's colleagues.

How not to say the wrong thing

She wanted, she needed, to visit Susan after the surgery, but Susan didn't feel like having visitors, and she said so. Her colleague's response? "This isn't just about you. " "It's not? " The same theme came up again when our friend Katie had a brain aneurysm. Church Members Mistreat Homeless Man in Church Unaware It Is Their Pastor in Disguise. Pastor Jeremiah Steepek transformed himself into a homeless person and went to the 10,000 member church that he was to be introduced as the head pastor at that morning.

Church Members Mistreat Homeless Man in Church Unaware It Is Their Pastor in Disguise

He walked around his soon to be church for 30 minutes while it was filling with people for service, only 3 people out of the 7-10,000 people said hello to him. He asked people for change to buy food – no one in the church gave him change. The Hard Part. They never tell you in teacher school, and it's rarely discussed elsewhere.

The Hard Part

It is never, ever portrayed in movies and tv shows about teaching. Teachers rarely bring it up around non-teachers for fear it will make us look weak or inadequate. Valerie Strauss in the Washington Post once put together a series of quotes to answer the question "How hard is teaching? " and asked for more in the comments section. The Hard Part 

They never tell you in teacher school, and it’s rarely discussed elsewhere.

The Hard Part 

It is never, ever portrayed in movies and tv shows about teaching. Teachers rarely bring it up around non-teachers for fear it will make us look weak or inadequate. Valerie Strauss in the Washington Post once put together a series of quotes to answer the question “How hard is teaching?” And asked for more in the comments section. My rant didn’t entirely fit there, so I’m putting it here, because it is on the list of Top Ten Things They Never Tell You in Teacher School. The hard part of teaching is coming to grips with this: There is never enough time. As a teacher, you can see what a perfect job in your classroom would look like. You know all this, but you can also do the math. 110 papers about the view of death in American Romantic writing times 15 minutes to respond with thoughtful written comments equals — wait! Hobby Lobby Invested In Numerous Abortion And Contraception Products While Claiming Religious Objection. The Inside Of This Billboard Will Astonish You.

Now here's a good sign.

The Inside Of This Billboard Will Astonish You

Project Gregory in Slovakia has designed a roadside billboard that doubles as a house for the homeless. According to the project's website, the space is triangular in shape to allow for signage that faces drivers in both directions. There's room enough for a living area with kitchen, desk and bed, plus a bathroom. (Story continues below.) The structure would require "minimal maintenance cost" that could be partially paid through the rental of the advertising platform, the Project Gregory website notes. Gregory Project concept envisions billboards to house the homeless. The Gregory Project, by DesignDevelop (Image: DesignDevelop) Image Gallery (16 images) Gizmag is no stranger to projects which aim to turn the ubiquitous billboard into something more interesting, including an air-purifying billboard, and an artist's retreat.

Gregory Project concept envisions billboards to house the homeless

The Gregory Project concept by DesignDevelop continues this theme by envisioning that billboards in the Republic of Slovakia serve as viable small homes for the homeless. View all From the renders provided, the interior of the billboard looks small but relatively luxurious, and is split into two rooms. In-Gods-Hands.