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Welcome to another edition of Motherf*ckin’ Monday, the only weekly newsletter that kills more germs than hand sanitizer. Each week, I break down three important ideas that will hopefully make you a slightly less awful person. This week we’re talking: 1) the joys of being quarantined, 2) when fear is actually useful, and 3) how to grow from your pain.
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1. See you when the apocalypse is over - By the time you read this, my wife and I will be locked in our house with about a month’s worth of food and supplies. That might make me sound like I’m the mayor of Crazy Town, but I’ve come to the conclusion that it’s the most logical and responsible thing any of us can do right now.
Probably the most famous message from my books is that we should “only give a fuck about what is true and important.” From weeks of steady research, it’s my opinion coronavirus is one of the most important events of our lifetimes.
Those who have read me for a long time know that I avoid discussing politics or current events. You know I hate getting swept up in the latest hype. But …
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