1. “You can like things that you like that aren’t necessarily worth defending.” -W. Kamau Bell. I’ve been chewing on this one for about a week. What is worth our energy defending, what’s not. When is it okay to just say, I like that? I don’t? How often do we like things that we cannot defend? This runs deep.

2. Read The Atlantic. There are about 4 articles right now that are fucking mind blowing. In all the ways. Plus Jemele Hill now writes for them and she’s a true gem. Such good stuff.

3. “You won’t kill me. You won’t kill me.” Emerald Garner

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