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originally posted by: Eilasvaleleyn
a reply to: pteridine
I don't think you understand. He already has been elected. It is a foregone conclusion, and we are merely waiting for reality to catch up.
Strictly speaking I am a millennial - barely yet eighteen - but my mind is and has always been, in another place. Somewhere else. The same, but different.
The same kids that listen to garbage music..Have no jobs... Coddled by their parents.. and most of all..
Ten Tasks of Adolescent Development
... critical developmental tasks that teenagers need to undertake to make a successful transition to adulthood:
Adjust to sexually maturing bodies and feelings »
Develop and apply abstract thinking skills »
Develop and apply new perspective on human relationships »
Develop and apply new coping skills in areas such as decision making,
problem solving, and conflict resolution »
Identify meaningful moral standards, values, and belief systems »
Understand and express more complex emotional experiences »
Form friendships that are mutually close and supportive »
Establish key aspects of identity »
Meet the demands of increasingly mature roles and responsibilities »
Renegotiate relationships with adults in parenting roles »
originally posted by: LeoStarchild
a reply to: GOrwell
Jealousy is the only thing anti-Trump people have on him. The man built himself up .. in contrast most people just want a handout. I also believe those who hate Trump is because of his Father 'Only grownup in the room' style of presentation.
Trump or not.. we are still screwed because of people who are so far gone with the whole "right/left.. us/them" mentality.
Buzzy: What if I told you there are a lot of bright kids on the opposite end of the spectrum?
You would probably say they are wrong and brainwashed and racist etc..
The the dirty little secret is .. they are kids.. they can't vote. Furthermore they do not fend for themselves..
I used to have my view of the world before adulthood..
My view is dramatically different now that I have a young child of my own .. my own house and assets.