sensitivity
I get my feelings hurt when someone bumps into me on the street and doesn't apologize. It's exhausting to take everything so personally.
emotions
A medal contender in men's skeleton makes a mistake and fights tears on camera, and it's brave. Some US women's hockey players cry after their loss to Canada, and they're mocked. Of course. They're women.
movies
Not to get all cane-shaking about it, but what do the disaffected youth watch today, without a young Christian Slater to be the smirking antihero who shows them how to defy authority and destroy everything?
feelings
We don't live in a feelings vacuum where people are completely unaffected by each other, no matter how many comments people leave to that effect.
advice
It was a good friend of mine who coined the term “Emotional Stuffing” for this very effective technique I've been using for, well, my entire life.
being alone
Eating Brussels sprouts alone and listening to Adele is not the healthiest thing.
dan wheldon
Sometimes it's hard to be sad when people make dangerous life choices.