I came here to say the exact same thing. ?
Eucerin Smoothing Repair worked really well for me. I recently decided to switch to coconut oil and I’ve never looked back. It works even better (for me) and smells delicious. I use it after a shower in the morning and sometimes in the evening. :)
9 years going to SDCC and can’t wait to go again! :) Here’s what I found to be most important…
-Wear comfortable shoes
-Bring snacks and water
-Bring portable phone battery and/or wifi hotspot
-Don’t forget sunglasses
-If you must buy food while you’re out and about, try to eat at off hours (e.g., 2p lunch)
-Make dinner reservations ahead of time
-Walk the perimeter of the show floor to get near the place you want to go, then work your way in (much easier than trying to walk all the way through the humans)
-Don’t use your swag bag like a battering ram to get by people
-Watch panel broadcasts at an adjacent hotel if you can’t get into the big halls
-Look for panels for up and coming projects, that will likely be in medium/small halls, sometimes those are the best
-Don’t come if you don’t like crowds or you’re very passionate about your personal space (you bump into sticky people all day)
-The SDCC website is your friend, as is the app
-Remember this is supposed to be FUN!! Keep the positive energy up. Also, be nice to the kids…they’re just little drunk adults. :)
I was working at the Golden Globes in 2006(7?) over at the Beverly Hilton in LA. After the show, my friends/co-workers and I were wandering around taking photos by the red carpet and in the lobby. Uncle Jesse himself, John Stamos, walked *right* by us. I wish I could say I played it cool but no, I instead yelled - “STAMOS!!” (He stopped and looked over…) “You’re hot.” Then I winked at him, pointed at him and did the “tchk” sound. Luckily he smiled but what the hell, me?! -_-#Champagne
Response to 22 Things Only History Nerds Will Find Funny:
Please fix #13… #BabyGotBack #SirMixALot #smh #GetOffMyLawn
Response to 19 Cakes Who Wish They Were Dead:
#3 is clearly Jabba and it’s awesome.
Ew. This is not Jem. The original had a “science fiction” genre tag. Jerrica created Jem by using holographic images projected by her earrings, using technology her deceased father created. She was the CEO of Starlight, if I recall correctly. (#TotallyPlausible) THAT could be awesome to see translated to live action. I was hoping for a sci-fi music movie with a strong female lead…instead, we get Hannah Montana. :-/
You’re not alone. I think Andrew js a great candidate for a Di Laurentis sibling, myself. Tall blonde drink of water. A is for Andrew, he’s a scout, he’s been trying to get with Aria and get closer, he gave Spencer all that adderall that year Ali went missing, so he’s been around…I wouldn’t be surprised.
Response to Who The Hell Is “A” On “Pretty Little Liars”?:
A for “Andrew”. He’s Ali and Jason’s brother…probably a family secret because he went nuts and had to be put into Radley or some shenanigans. Or maybe he was put up for adoption because he tried to hurt his baby sister? Who the hell knows with this show. A is probably for “Aliens”. It’s always aliens.
This “article” is absolute nonsense. The writer’s comprehension of what the episode was about is so clearly lacking that I’m not even mad, I’m just…really? The episode is about justice, lack thereof, its many shades and consequences in today’s like-obsessed society. Mary aches for justice, the system denied her so she seeks it elsewhere; Lilly is fighting injustice, the media failed her, she tries to make herself heard with her own death but no one cares or knows why she did it; Will commits himself to justice, endures, but someone had to die for him to actually get it; Sloan and Mac fight against the stalker-society and seemingly find some justice, but the aftermath was brutal and permanent. It was not about woman-hating or devaluing sexual assault stories. As a survivor of campus rape (I use “campus” as a description to help with context, not categorize rape), I can’t begin to tell you how thankful I was for this honest portrayal of the many, many conversations I had to have over the years. People need to see the struggle survivors (women and men) face in trying to be heard and find justice. It’s a seemingly insurmountable feat filled with obstacles I can’t begin to describe here. When Mary says that she’s terrified every single day and just wants her attacker and other attackers to know that fear, my God, do I understand that. I faced cruel retaliation and I am forever changed from that experience. However, I also understand that what we should strive for is real, lasting justice. Which is why I think Don’s conversation and POV was important to hear. In the end, he tells Charlie he didn’t find her because he’s trying to prevent her from becoming a sideshow in the ACN circus. It wasn’t his choice to make but it’s important that he did, so we can talk about it. A newsroom is not an actual courtroom (just fyi). Still, it should be the victim’s choice if he or she wants to give the 24-hour news “dealers” more fodder to comment on. If they want to be the media’s tweets, twends and twaffic-generators, they should be. But, in my opinion, they should know what they’re getting into. Victims are paraded around, bullied and discarded by the media. The public will follow (we are “followers,” right?). It probably feels good and validating for a moment, then when there’s a crack in the story, they “misplaced” their trust in you. Or simply, a more scandalous story popped up that will generate more views or reaction vids. This is a longer conversation for another comment section, I suppose. My point is, it’s unfortunate and down right fucking wrong that victims’ options are broken “justice” systems on and off-campus, a system thriving on likes, views, followers and stickers ([WTF] [FAIL] [YAAS]), or soul-crushing silence. It is my opinion, based on my experience and working with other survivors, that these options mean many victims stay victims, some will survive, and only few will actually thrive. The assault lasts much, much longer than the incident. That’s what we should be talking about and that is what I believe the episode was talking about. Lastly, to Mary’s point about the “pamphlets” - I’m sick and fucking tired of people and institutions teaching me “how to not get raped”. Let’s instead teach people not to rape, shall we? There was so much to comment on in this episode. With so many interesting points and counterpoints about society as a whole, I’m bummed that this BF post totally blew it. (Unless this is a reverse psychology thing to see how readers will react to absolute insanity? I’m a hopeful human.) PS - the dude in the cell with Will WAS HIS DEAD ABUSIVE DAD (i.e., not actually there). Will battled demons past and present in his commitment to justice, only to miss the last few minutes of his real father figure’s life, who probably died because Will wasn’t there to help mitigate the madness at ACN. Justice can be a sociopath, amirite? TL;DR This article is is the definition of “nothing to see here”…unless you’re curious.
Response to Why No One Should Mess With The Ocean:
Why did I read this right before bed?
Response to 15 Symptoms Of Life In Los Angeles:
There were multiple shootings in Santa Monica earlier today. The traffic I was in was due to emergency personnel and law enforcement. As light as it may be, the timing on this post is in poor taste.
Some of these weren’t for serious, right?
I think “Stunning” is overstating just a tick.
I freaking love this movie. LOVE.
Am I crazy, or is that “Android” an iPhone? Also, this quiz is dumb… IMHO.