The Line I Wish Michelle Obama Hadn't Said in Her Badass DNC Speech
Rebecca Rose Thering

Why must there be a first place?

This isn’t a competition.

This is Millennial nonsense. What’s wrong with wanting to be the best? Be first? Of course it’s a competition! Most things should be, else our advancements will slow to a crawl. Racing to be the first to invent the next great thing (cures/medicine, vehicles, space travel, whatever), literally competing for the most Gold Medals. Why wouldn’t one want to say that they live in the Greatest Country on Earth? Why wouldn’t/shouldn’t every country strive to be just that?

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