Over 1 Million Children Just Wanna Go Home

I just read a report about the lives of Syrian refugee children, and it's really bleak stuff. Here is one of the worst parts: Of the children interviewed, 29% of them say they leave their makeshift homes once a week or less. That means they are not getting schooling, not playing outside, not doing all the things kids should be able to do. Over 1 million children have found refuge outside of Syria. But they all just want to go home.

Over 1 Million Children Just Wanna Go Home

When the COVID-19 pandemic socially distanced the world and pushed off the 2020 Olympics, we knew the games weren't going to be the same. The fact that they're even happening this year is a miracle, but without spectators and the usual hustle and bustle surrounding the events, it definitely feels different.

But it's not just the games themselves that have changed. The coverage of the Olympics has changed as well, including the unexpected addition of un-expert, uncensored commentary from comedian Kevin Hart and rapper Snoop Dogg on NBC's Peacock.

In the topsy-turvy world we're currently living in, it's both a refreshing and hilarious addition to the Olympic lineup.

Just watch this clip of them narrating an equestrian event. (Language warning if you've got kiddos nearby. The first video is bleeped, but the others aren't.)

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