Quick Quotes for Wednesday, September 26

September 26, 2018
“It’s not about me. It’s about the Marines who didn’t the appropriate recognition when we got home.”

Marine Sgt. Maj. John Canley, 80, who in October will receive the Medal of Honor for his heroism during one of the bloodiest battles of the Vietnam war. Canley, injured in battle, risked his own life to save his fellow Marines.

“We may never know the full extent of his double life as a sexual predator but his decades-long reign of terror as a serial rapist is over…. Bill Cosby took my beautiful, healthy young spirit and crushed it.”

Andrea Constand, one of 60+ women who accused Bill Cosby of rape or sexual assault. Cosby was sentenced to 3-11 years for assaulting Constand in 2004. The judge said Constand’s statement impacted him & ordered Cosby immediately to prison.

“Americans under the age of 45 have found a novel way to rebel against their elders: They’re staying married.”

Ben Steverman, Bloomberg News, in his article, "Millennials are causing US divorce rate to plummet". The U.S. divorce rate is falling and researchers say that might be because younger Americans are choosing to get married older, and those who make the decision to marry, want to stay…married.
"It’s a feasible, viable and a safe option."

Dr. Paulina Salminen, lead author in the most established study to date that looked at treating appendicitis with antibiotics instead of surgery. Appendicitis is one of the most common emergency surgeries in the world. Doctors found a 64% success rate for those treated with antibiotics; others still needed the surgery.

Have a great day!

by Jenna Lee,