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Yesterday, Philip Seymour Hoffman died, and I’m profoundly sad.
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This? Just literally brought a tear to my eye. "Badass, I discovered, means to have the doubts, to know the reasons why not and to still have the courage and vulnerability to make. A badass hears the ugly voice and dives in anyway. If Bruce is my ugly voice then Kim Werker is the kickass superhero by my side." — a happy stitch