Mental Health Moment: You CAN make a difference
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Mental Health Moment: You DO have a choice
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Mental Health Moment: You CAN follow through
I’ll be completely honest with you guys, most days the thought that …
Thompson’s Take: Mental health, drug addiction and a need to do more
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Inside the Mind: ‘Where have you been?’
KENOSHA ⏤ It has been a long time since I've let you …
‘Framing and Sobriety’: An observation on how one affects another (podcast)
KENOSHA ⏤ As of Jan. 1, 2022, I am officially five years …
Thompson’s Take: A return to the Golden Rule concerning respect
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Thompson’s Take (Opinion): A confession, a new community perspective, a new start
KENOSHA ⏤ I remember my first day covering any government meeting in …
About Founder Daniel Thompson

Daniel Thompson has worked in journalism for the last nine years, starting at The Western Nebraska Observer ⏤ from which the Uptown Observer gets part of its name ⏤ in 2012.

Born and raised in the Racine/Kenosha area, Thompson is glad to be home again after living years away. He’s also glad to be working for and serving his neighbors.

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Ep. 13: The problem of being overly positive Inside the Mind of Daniel Thompson

One of the biggest things that I think people just "all about that positive" don't understand is that, at its core, it's a clear sign of deflection, in my opinion.  In this episode, I explain my thought process behind that conclusion, toxic positivity and encourage you to embrace the positives and negatives of life.  — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. Support this podcast:
  1. Ep. 13: The problem of being overly positive
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  3. Ep. 11: 'Framing and Sobriety'
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