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We've Gotten Used To Hearing About This Kind Of Violence, But Let's Not Forget The Impact Of It

I worry that "bullying" has become one of those words that we hear so often, we sometimes don't consider the gravity of it. It's a regular topic of conversation in our home. Equally important, my husband and I try our best to model the kind of behavior we want our kids to emulate. When 3 million kids skip school each month because they feel unsafe, we have a lot of work to do.

We've Gotten Used To Hearing About This Kind Of Violence, But Let's Not Forget The Impact Of It
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The UK is experiencing record-breaking weather this week. England reached its hottest temperature of the year on Tuesday when it hit 32.2°C at Heathrow Airport in west London. Temperatures in Northern Ireland reached an all-time high when 31.3°C was recorded at Castlederg the next day.

However, when you translate Celsius to Fahrenheit, the temperatures don't seem to be that extreme, at least to an American. Thirty-two degrees celsius is only 89.6° F. When you compare the temperatures in the UK to an average July day in Las Vegas, Nevada where it'll hit 107°F, the British seem a little weak.

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