A Whole New Way To Think About Stress That Changes Everything We've Been Taught

I'm totally gonna summarize this video for you: It's not stress that's making you sicker, it's stressing out about stress being stressful that's actually the problem. What? OK, just watch Kelly McGonigal. She says it much better than I do. At 2:24, people just have to laugh because what she's telling us makes us sound a little bonkers. She tells us how stress actually makes us seek out support at 9:02, then at 11:42, she makes a point that I hope sinks in ... and maybe even changes some people's lives.

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"The issue on the table..."

Two of Hamilton's most beloved numbers are the Cabinet Battles between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson. In Cabinet Battle #1, the issue on the table was Hamilton's national financial plan. In Cabinet Battle #2, the issue was whether to provide France assistance in their revolutionary war.

But there was a third rap battle written for the show, which was cut due to time and because it didn't actually move the plot along. The issue on the table for Cabinet Battle #3? Slavery.

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