What’s Ratchet? And Why Does The Word Need To Die, Like Right Now?

It’s hard when people think they know you because they saw someone who "looked just like you" on TV. Then, you’ve got to go through the trouble of re-introducing yourself, so they can unlearn what they’ve seen. Just because that black lady turned over a table and threw a glass of champagne in her friend’s face doesn’t mean I will. I mean, really, can’t we all just get along?This video tries to explain that. At 2:58, she sheds light on a little term that’s hurting lots of women.

What’s Ratchet? And Why Does The Word Need To Die, Like Right Now?

Need a mood boost to help you sail through the weekend? Here are 10 moments that brought joy to our hearts and a smile to our faces this week. Enjoy!

1. How much does this sweet little boy adore his baby sister? So darn much.

Oh, to be loved with this much enthusiasm! The sheer adoration on his face. What a lucky little sister.

2. Teens raise thousands for their senior trip, then donate it to their community instead.

When it came time for Islesboro Central School's Class of 2021 to pick the destination for their senior class trip, the students began eyeing a trip to Greece or maybe even South Korea. But in the end, they decided to donate $5,000 they'd raised for the trip to help out their community members struggling in the wake of the pandemic instead.

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