Good 2018 things

This year has really zipped by, but before it goes away completely, I like taking time to reflect on all the good things. Much like 2017, 2018 has also been a real mixed bag politically, culturally, and environmentally. It’s easy to get stuck on the sad stuff (especially in these doldrums of winter), but it helps to focus on all the awesome experiences I had and the things I’m proud of.

Here’s this year’s list, in no particular order:

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Commitments Day

I realize I'm posting about St. Patrick's Day a little too late, depending which time zone you're reading this in. Even if you're on the east coast, like I am, you might have already committed hard to St. Paddy and started drinking at 11am, which means you'll be taking a nap soon. But if you're a nerd like me who's not going out, and/or you still need evening plans, let me suggest a different type of commitment. Specifically: THE Commitments.

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Cults and killers

I recently found myself spending my weekend finishing Mindhunter and working my way through the Jonestown episodes of Last Podcast on the Left, then commuting to work that Monday while listening to the drama unfold on the Heaven's Gate podcast. Umm... I might be a little too into cults and killers?

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