This afternoon, I received an envelope containing my official 2014 Pennsylvania absentee ballot. I attend school and currently reside in Philadelphia but maintain my official residence at my parents house in Western Pennsylvania.
I unlocked my apartment, and headed over to my desk to carefully open the envelope and read over the instructions to ensure that my vote would be valid. After carefully bubbling in the appropriate ovals, I carefully folded my ballot and sealed it according the the printed instructions. Continue reading below the fold for the exciting conclusion.....
This is my first Diary posting, and it's hours past the time I normally get to bed. Please forgive the brevity of this post and any mistakes I may make in posting this.
While I was preparing to shut down my computer for the night, a link on my newsfeed drew my attention to the following story "Strip Club Job puts HS Swim Coach Job in Jeopardy"
Curiosity got the better of me, so I checked out both the story and the accompanying comments section. After the major freak-out caused by the JT/JJ Superbowl Halftime show I was expecting hypocrisy and judgement mixed with the occasional trolling. Instead I was pleasantly surprised to discover an overwhelming majority of posts were supportive of a young man working 3 Jobs to make ends meet.