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Contained

SkillsUSA National award winning film, Contained, takes place in a quarantined hotel where a deadly disease is spreading fast.

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"I decided to drop a heavy question on him, and asked: “What’s the secret to living a good life?" He immediately answered: “Don’t think bad thoughts." — via Humans of New York (my new favorite website)

Humans of New York, maritime laws

"I prefer maritime laws over laws on land. Maritime laws only exist to guarantee safe passage. There are no loopholes or biases to favor more powerful vessels. Every ship is equal, and no one is more powerful than the sea.

Humans of New York:  “As soon as I finish the program, they’re going to give me my kids back. I need to get back to them. I’m all they’ve got.”

“As soon as I finish the program, they’re going to give me my kids back.

"I think you mature the moment you know what you want to do."

Humans of New York: "I’m twenty two, but I don’t think I’m young. I think you mature the moment you know what you want to do.

“I identify as being queer. I also identify as being a social worker, a metal head, a goth, sort of a pagan, and maybe a witch. But I think that I most strongly identify as being a nerd. Nerds have the least amount of rules. For the most part, they don’t care about any of that other stuff. They’re just excited about the things that they’re excited about and they’re happy to share it with you.”

Meet Humans Of New Yorks Queer Goth Metalhead Social-Worker Nerd

Humans of New York: “I’m generally a quiet person, but I talk way too much when I get nervous. Whenever I meet someone new, I pretty much just say everything I can think of, and hope something will connect.

"At first we kept saying: ‘We’re going to beat it. We’re going to beat it.’ Then after awhile we began to realize that we might not beat it. Then toward the end, it became clear that we definitely weren’t going to beat it. That’s when she started telling me that she wanted me to move on and find happiness with somebody else. But I’m not quite there yet. Not long ago a noise woke me up in the middle of the night, and I rolled over to ask if she needed anything."

“At first we kept saying: ‘We’re going to beat it. We’re going to beat it.’ Then after awhile we began to realize that we might not beat it. Then toward the end, it became clear that we definitely.

"The amplitudes of life get smaller as you age. There are less and less things to experience for the first time. And each time you experience something, you don't get quite as excited. But you don't get quite as hurt either. I wonder what it will feel like when I'm seventy..." HONY

“The amplitudes of life get smaller as you age. There are less and less things to experience for the first time. And each time you experience something, you don’t get quite as excited.

HoNY:  "The fighting got very bad. When I left Syria to come here, I only had $50. I was almost out of money when I got here. I met a man on the street, who took me home, and gave me food and a place to stay. But I felt so ashamed to be in his home, that I spent 11 hours a day looking for jobs, and only came back to sleep. I finally found a job at a hotel. They worked me 12 hours a day, for 7 days a week. They gave me $400 a month. Now I found a new hotel now that is much better. I work 12…

Photo Jobs At Home - Syria - click photo for story . (Photo Brandon) If you want to enjoy the good life: making money in the comfort of your own home with just your camera and laptop, then this is for you!

Humans of New York

“I grew up in the Dominican Republic with my grandfather and grandmother. Our house had one bedroom for six people. It was half-concrete and half-wood.

"What do you miss most about Brazil?" "I'm not sure how to say in English. Can I email you?" "Just try." "In Brazil. My people. Money or no money. Still happy."  HONY

Humans of New York: "What do you miss most about Brazil?""I’m not sure how to say in English. Can I email you?""In Brazil. My people. Money or no money. Still happy.

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These two were acting like complete teenagers. When I walked up, she was nuzzling her head against his shoulder. She giggled the entire time I talked with them, while he kept a big goofy grin on.

„I know what is meaningful to me because I have lost it.“ What did you lose? „Well, simply … I have a broken heart.“

„I know what is meaningful to me because I have lost it.“What did you lose? „Well, simply … I have a broken heart.

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