What’s a good sign that someone is just using you? (reddit)

The relationship feels unbalanced and unequal, with you giving more than you are receiving. In a good relationship, friendship, whatever, both people are giving what they want to give without coercion and both feel adequately rewarded for it. Sometimes one person needs more, sometimes the other, but it evens out over time. When you feel […]

“Corporal Jackie,” the baboon mascot of the South African Overseas Expeditionary Force during the First World War.

100 Years Ago Today (22 May 1921) “Corporal Jackie,” the baboon mascot of the South African Overseas Expeditionary Force during the First World War, dies. Jackie was very intelligent: he saluted superior officers; lit cigarettes for his comrades in the trenches; and comforted wounded men. comment Jackie was made the SAOEF’s mascot when his owner, […]