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Someone Says “Depression Is A Choice”, And Andy Richter’s Response Is Brilliant

by I'm Struggling
Earlier this year we lost several beloved figures to suicide such as Kate Spade, Anthony Bourdain, and Avicii to name a few, re-starting a worldwide conversation on mental illness. However, despite the far from new dialogue surrounding depression many people still seem woefully uninformed on how it works and how it is treated. One of the most common uneducated ideas about depression is that it is something that can be willed away if you just try hard enough, and thanks to the internet those who have actually struggled with the disease have a platform to dispell this myth. Comedian Andy […]

I’m 27 And I’m Dying. I Think Euthanasia Should Be Legalized

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My partner and I have been documenting daily life with a disability through Instagram without the filters and mushy inspo-porn. I’m brutally honest and open with my photos, revealing aspects of disabled life that you don’t often hear about. I’m Holly Warland, a 27-year-old woman from Australia and I have a rare condition called Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy. My LGMD involves the gradual deterioration of all my muscles from the chin down leaving me predominantly bed bound and reliant on care. I was diagnosed at 11 but led a mostly typical life with great support from family and friends. I […]

Mother Throws Away Her 6 and 3 Y.O. Children’s Toys To Cure Their ‘Addiction’, And Internet Claps Back

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It’s an undeniable fact that children love toys. It is believed that toys and games have a positive effect on children’s development, however, there are many parents who believe otherwise. Take for instance a blogger named Ruth, who decided to a share a story explaining why she got rid of her children’s toys. In her article, she says she got ‘fed up’ of cleaning and re-arranging all the playthings that her 6 and 3-year-old children own, so she packed them all up and took them away. Ruth says that this idea was inspired by an incident she had during a […]

20+ Before & After Pics That Show What Happens When You Stop Drinking

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Left Is Me In The ICU From An Overdose. Decided I Was Sick And Tired Of Being Sick And Tired And Am 6 Months Clean And Sober Today source I Took The Picture On The Left Almost 17 Months Ago, Outside An Emergency Room, At Sunrise, Something Told Me I Didn’t Want To Forget That Moment. I Forget Easily. I’m Going Public With This Now Simply Because I Need To Advocate For Recovery More source This Woman, Who Was Dropped Out Of School At The Age Of 14, Battled Alcoholism And Depression To Become An A&E Doctor 15 Years Later […]

People Are Posting Examples Of How Media Can Manipulate The Truth (15 Pics)

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Kate Middleton And Prince William Presented Third Royal Baby To The World source Hillary Rally In Omaha source Tv News Station source Pro-Immigration Protest source Conservative Leader Theresa May Launch’s The Party’s Campaign Bus In Northumberland source Hilary Clinton Event In Ohio source World Leaders March In Mass Anti-Terror Rally In Paris source Trump Vs. Clinton Rallies source U.s. Marines From The 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit Help An Iraqi Soldier With Water From A Canteen In Southern Iraq, March 21, 2003 source Presidential Inauguration Of Donald Trump source Example On How The Media Can Manipulate Us source Photographer Ruben Salvadori […]

110+ Tumblr Posts All Women Will Laugh At

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Police Officer Shares 6 Skin-Crawling Stories That Show What They Have To Go Through Almost Every Day

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Being a police officer is one of the hardest jobs there is, facing incredibly dangerous situations on a daily basis, these people do not have it easy. Well, one police officer from North Carolina decided to share his experiences working as a police officer, and his ‘cop stories’ are so terrifying it’s hard to imagine how he manages to keep his wits about him. Chris, who goes by the username ‘DonutFanatic’ said it was his first time sharing something he wrote, and he did not expect to receive so much attention. ” I was pleasantly happy that I received pretty […]

The Way This Local Seafood Restaurant Roasted PETA After They Posted A Sign Urging People Not To Eat Crabs Is Epic

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Baltimore loves its crab. The city is rightly known for delicious recipes using the iconic ‘Maryland crab,’ or blue crab, which made PETA’s attempts to get people to stop eating seafood quite a long shot, to say the least. The animal rights organisation posted a huge billboard in the city, urging people to see each crab as an individual with a personality and go vegan. The scientific name for the species, Callinectes sapidus, means ‘savory beautiful swimmers’ in English, which pretty much sums up just how long we have been craving the sweet meat of these abundant creatures. Did PETA […]

Man Opens Up About Unspoken Struggles Men Face, And 330,000+ People On Twitter Agree

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More and more people today are speaking up about negative aspects of the stereotypical expectations of masculinity on boys and men. Twitter user Absurdistwords decided to contribute to this conversation by highlighting the importance of acknowledging that men often face the same problems as women, such as emotional trauma, depression, eating disorders and unrealistic expectations. However, our culture doesn’t immediately acknowledge these struggles thus preventing men from getting the help they need to recover. Absurdistwords explains in his viral thread the concept of toxic masculinity and how it affects people’s lives. Inspired by this thread, Imgur user BeorcKano decided to share […]

An Internet User Who Was Depressed For Months Asks Schwarzenegger What To Do, Gets The Best Reply

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Former Mr.Universe, Hollywood star and Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger is whipping himself back into shape, and taking his time to motivate others too. Arnie has become well known for the care and kind words he has for his fans, and has become a fixture on Reddit, where he posts under the name u/GovSchwarzenegger. He posts in a variety of forums, including politics and movies, but it is his nuggets of wisdom and advice to followers of his first love, fitness and bodybuilding, that is inspiring so many. To bodybuilders Arnie is a God, imagine getting personal advice from an […]