Email conversation I had earlier today (slightly paraphrased):
Random Guy: I was gonna donate to Jessica Ahlquist’s scholarship fund but my money said “In God We Trust” and I knew you wouldn’t like that, so forget it.
Me: I didn’t know credit cards said “In God We Trust” on them. BOOYA!
And then I did a little dance.
A lot of them are asking why anyone would want to support someone like Jessica.
Watch this video of her recent appearance on CNN, speaking with Soledad O’Brien, and you’ll see why I believe she’s well-deserving of the fund. The way she has handled herself throughout this whole ordeal is admirable far beyond anything most people would expect from a high school student:
One more week until the scholarship drive closes: