Curiously enough, one strong candidate emerged during last night’s Golden globes gala, when actor Robert Downey Jr. Took to the stage following Gervais’s pointed references to the Iron Man star’s drug addled past.Downey Jr. Rebounded beautifully from Gervais’s digs, asking the crowd, “Aside from the fact that it’s been hugely mean spirited with mildly sinister undertones, I’d say the vibe of the show has been pretty good so far, wouldn’t you?” The actor then proceeded to offer up his own inspired deadpan remarks about all of the women nominated in the Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical film category, noting “I don’t know if an actress can do her best work until I have slept with her.”In Downey Jr.’s deft hands, the joke (which culminated with an edgy five way reference) somehow came off as funny even affectionate rather than crass, and prompted many Twitter fans to suggest Downey Jr.
Would you feel attacked if he said you’re an idiot to believe that God doesn’t exist? Not saying you would, but there is the possibility that his statement could offend. Now, if you call Joe Blow an idiot because he believes that God does exist, is there not the same possibility that your statement could be considered offensive. That’s all I mean..
Self tracking might not have been such a fringe activity in the past, either. There were plenty of people keeping diaries and self accounts in the 1800s and 1900s, says Schull. Having a watch and being mindful of time is a form of self regulation that went along with industrialisation, she says..
Feminists aren exactly the best group of people for this either. Because Feminists are all about women issues. And I think that the problem a lot of guys run into. Black Twitter is not a particular hashtag or subgroup on Twitter. It is a social movement that serves as a voice for primarily, although not exclusively, African Americans to speak out against injustice, as well as issues involving their community that mainstream media does not cover. According to the Media Insight Project, “Only a third of Hispanics and a quarter of African Americans believe their communities are accurately portrayed in the media, and a major reason for this may be that they feel their communities are not paid much attention in the news.”.
Your next steps should be working with her family to get her either buried or cremated, and finding out if she had a will. You don’t have to have a heavy hand in this process, as it will likely mostly be her family who handles this. Keep in touch with whomever plans her funeral, and prepare your kids for what to expect at a funeral.