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Matt Calvert scores in OT for the first playoff win in Blue Jackets’ history.

(And they subsequently celly harder than your team could ever dream of.)

Too many young women I think are harder on themselves than circumstances warrant. They are too often selling themselves short. They too often take criticism personally instead of seriously. You should take criticism seriously because you might learn something, but you can’t let it crush you. You have to be resilient enough to keep moving forward, whatever the personal setbacks and even insults that come your way might be. That takes a sense of humor about yourself and others. Believe me, this is hard-won advice I’m putting forth. It’s not like you wake up and understand this. It’s a process.

Hillary Clinton, on taking criticism. (via ayabug)


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Sorry, I’m still stuck on that Gordon Ramsay as the Potions Master post.

"We’re going to use fresh, vibrant dragon toenails, locally grown and sustainable."

"You don’t add eye of newt to a room temperature cauldron, you ignorant shit."

"It’s fucking raw!"

This would go great with Bobby Singer, Defence Against the Dark Arts teacher.

"Here, let me look it up in my How to Sweet-Talk Ukrainian Dragons manual. Oh, wait. No one ever wrote one."

After the anthem I happened to look over at Benn and he was smiling… I asked what he was smiling about, and he goes, ‘This is cool’. I said welcome to playoffs.

-Tyler Seguin before Game 1 against the Anaheim Ducks

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