“Clear eyes, full hearts, can’t lose,” was the battle cry for the high school football teams of Dillon, Texas, on the TV show Friday Night Lights for five seasons. But the show wasn’t just about football. And “clear eyes, full hearts, can’t lose” wasn’t just about winning games. Rather, it was a rallying cry of hope and optimism in a community where everyone had a fair shot—no matter their background, no matter their parents, no matter their gender. And no matter their politics. So it has been surprising that the phrase has been usurped and co-opted by Mitt Romney and his campaign for their gain.
Let’s use our clear eyes and full hearts to tell every friend, family member, and neighbor about what’s at stake for women in this election. What’s at stake for all of us.
“She certainly didn’t break the group up, I don’t think you can blame her for anything. When Yoko came along, part of her attraction was her avant garde side, her view of things. She showed him another way to be, which was very attractive to him. So it was time for John to leave.”
Hey Deryck loved the costumes! we were going to dress up as you guys this year but all the parties had celebrity themes haha! -CK
Liam Neeson is single now.
Amy Poehler took her kids to Aubrey Plaza’s softball game.
Louis C.K. is even funny when he’s cancelling a show due to the Frankenstorm.
Justin Bieber got another tattoo, this time of an owl.
The Nicki Minaj reality show will only be three episodes long.
Mila Kunis supposedly looks pregnant.
Mrs. Brady was seen on the set of 30 Rock.
Steve Sanders, fountain of eternal youth, is having another baby.
Toni Braxton is bankrupt, accused of fraudulently giving money to her husband, whatever that means.
Ian McKellen is reportedly joining the cast of a British sitcom called Vicious Old Queens.
The Kardashians are in some kind of makeup battle.
Dan Harmon’s animated series Rick And Morty has been picked up by Adult Swim.
Shania Twain and Elton John hung out.
Joanna Lumley will auction off all of her Absolutely Fabulous wardrobe.
Chris Brown attended a Halloween party with his ex-girlfriend Karruche Tran.
Get it together, Eva Mendes.
- Baylor University's president and football coach have been removed for failing to address a team sexual assaults scandal for years.
- U.S. President Barack Obama said that world leaders at the G7 summit are "rattled" by the rise of Donald Trump — and rightly so.
- The UK will be the first country to issue letters for same-sex couples abroad to ensure their next-of-kin rights are upheld.