Photo linked from Dailymail.co.uk
What is the one body type for women that everybody agrees on? You may have guessed there isn’t one. So why try being something you aren’t?
See the Buzzfeed video Women’s Ideal Body Types Throughout History.
See The Evolution of the Perfect Female Body.
And for men and women, can you guess the sport by the shape of the Olympian’s body?
An opinion of a guest commenter on The Loveshade Family Blog does not necessarily reflect the views of The Loveshade Family.
Irredeemable at age 14?
America is the only nation in the world that locks up minors for the rest of their lives without possibility of parole. They could be as young as 13 years old.
“Juwan is one of them. He was a 16-year-old kid when he was arrested after he saw a companion kill a pizza deliveryman. The shooter was never convicted, but because Juwan was present and had a gun, he was sentenced to spend the rest of his life behind bars.” — ACLU website
Learn more HERE. Sign a petition to help stop this practice HERE.
French and British Scout from 1912
Beginning next year, atheists and agnostics will no longer have to lie to become Scouts in the United Kingdom.
In the new vow, the part in parenthesis will be optional:
“On my honour I promise that I will do my best
To uphold our Scout values, to do my duty to (God and to) the Queen,
To help other people
And to keep the Scout Law.”
Unlike the U.S., the U.K. hasn’t had a prohibition against homosexuals in Scouting. Explorers have been co-ed since 1976, and since 1991 girls have been allowed to be Beavers and Cubs.
Photo by Agence Rol is in the public domain and is as found at commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Scouts-entente-cordiale.jpg
Thanks to Herr Bookmonger for pointing this out to us