I also advertise on FB (its actual value is questionable but there’s not a lot of choices for exposure. Adwords maybe but that’s more random) but I didn’t know they still allowed racial targeting due to a scandal involving housing and targeting whites-only (which is illegal in the USA). Maybe the tweaked it and still allow it… and i know it’s part of demographic targeting… but I still don’t like it. I have Hispanic Affinity btw apparently. I’m ok with that, although I’m not hispanic.

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1) They want more than “thoughts and prayers”. That is an unbelievably difficult step to get past. That tactic has been EXTREMELY effective at maintaining Status Quo. Nothing new: in the USA, guns are untouchable and restrictions are usually minor. 2) They have to get past 1 first. Right now, they got to “We will listen to you speak”. Afterwards, it might become… “and we decided to enforce an existing database that we have neglected”. Will that be enough? No, as it’s not anything changing. But that might be all the politicians have to do to make this go away as a news story.

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I just want to see more than “thoughts and prayers” from lawmakers. They’re supposed to make laws. They have access to ALL the money and power. I’d LOVE to see comprehensive mental health improvements in the USA. If it’s mental health, then it’s mental health. But instead we as a nation get side tracked into debates, while lawmakers distract us while they continue stuffing their pockets.

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I grew up with Trump living not far from me. He’s not a genuine person. He’s sales. Always sales. “Confidence Man” is what it’s called. They do everything to try to gain your confidence in them so they can sell a product or service. I knew him in the 80s, 90s, 00s – long before this President thing he’s up to now. So personally? I don’t see anything genuine in him. I’m biased from experience as his behavior is identical to people who sold used cars where I grew up. I don’t hate him. I’d just never trust him.

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The work-to-live model is dying and has been for a long time. The answer will be uncomfortable for whoever controls the driverless cars and trucks and the companies outsourcing, but they’ll have to have responsibility somehow. It won’t happen in this administration but it will have to someday.

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