Michelle Obama’s letter to her younger self is so tender it has broken me

This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about one of the few nice things that happened this week

As a perfect person, it’s hard to imagine Michelle Obama having any doubts about herself. Hasn’t she always assumed that she was brilliant, graceful, and exceptionally good at gardening? Didn’t she always think that she would one day become one of the most powerful people in the world and achieve it by being … nice?
According to Obama’s new memoir, Becoming, she wasn’t always so confident.
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Michelle Obama’s letter to her younger self is so tender it has broken me

It’s a very special Gritty Halloween

Gritty just celebrated his one month birthday. He’s already accomplished so much in his time on planet earth.
For the past month, Gritty’s brought nothing but joy to the sad people of the internet, crushed daily by Trump. Now, he’s bringing hope in the form of  homemade Gritty Halloween costumes and carved Gritty pumpkins.
Everywhere you look, there’s Gritty. And thank God.
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Here’s some of the best Gritty Halloween costumes and pumpkins. There’s more to come.

This sweet lass dressed as a #DIY @gritty is seriously the most entertaining + creative #Halloween costume I’ve seen…

It’s a very special Gritty Halloween

Next time someone annoys you on Tinder, rock this Halloween ‘ghosted’ costume

Ghosts are everywhere — in haunted houses and on our most popular dating apps.
That’s why Party City has developed an adult ghosting costume for women. Plenty of women have encountered someone who just won’t stop bothering them on dating apps or over text.
Might as well “ghost” them in real life.
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The costume is now available for $24.99 on the Party City website. As of now, there is only a women’s costume.
“If someone’s blowing up your phone, ghost them in a Ghosted Costume for women!” the Party City description reads….

Next time someone annoys you on Tinder, rock this Halloween ‘ghosted’ costume