Embrace your scars. When you have something to offer you'll be sought. The person who wants something least holds the stronger position. Living the dream is never giving in to adversity -- hold ground, then bounce back.
Thanksgiving has been celebrated by Native Americans, Christians, Jews and whoever else wants to since 1621, and I firmly believe we should continue unapologetically to celebrate giving thanks to God Almighty for our many blessings.
Money buys the language that confine our political debate within narrow parameters. It frames the Egyptian situation as a choice between "pragmatism" (backing the dictator) and potential terrorism (allowing Egyptians to elect their own government).