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Frisky Rant: Your Jokes About “Thinking The Olive Garden Is Fancy” Are Classist And Tired

By: Robyn Pennacchia / May 19, 2015

Please, please make this joke go away. More »


Bill O’Reilly Accused Of Domestic Violence Against Ex-Wife

By: Robyn Pennacchia / May 18, 2015

This is not terribly surprising. … More »


Jay Z And Beyoncé Donated Thousands To Meet Baltimore Protester Bail

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / May 18, 2015

The Carters stay quietly involved in the Black Lives Matter movement; Notorious RBG tips her hand about gay marriage; in-state tuition is harder to get; new tree-sex drug “flakka” isn’t all that bad — all in Today’s Lady News! More »


Adnan Syed Has Won The Right To Petition Court To Hear Alibi Witness’s Testimony

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 18, 2015

Asia McClain is that much closer to finally testifying as Adnan Syed’s alibi witness. More »


Jeb Bush Dreams Of A Tolerant Society Where People Can Discriminate Against Gays

By: Robyn Pennacchia / May 18, 2015

Jeb Bush says he supports businesses who want to discriminate against gay people. … More »


Mommie Dearest: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly Of This Week’s Parenting News

By: Avital Norman Nathman / May 17, 2015

Way too much happened in the world of parenting this week that I had troubling narrowing down what I wanted to sound off on. So, we’re going to take a look at a bunch of them. Join me for the good, the bad, and the ugly in this week in parenting.

The GoodMore »


Daughters Of Working Moms Make More Money

By: Newser / May 17, 2015

Debate in the mommy wars usually focuses on what kids lose out on if their mother works. But a major new study out of the Harvard Business School flips the question to ask what they gain. It turns out, quite a bit, according to the study. Some key takeaways:

Daughters of wome… More »


Good News, Your Cat Most Likely Cannot Kill You

By: Megan Reynolds / May 17, 2015

Science said so, and so it must be true. … More »


Baltimore Prosecutors in Freddie Gray Case Seek ‘Gag Order’

By: Katrin Higher / May 16, 2015

In the wake of the arrest and charging of the 6 police officers charged with the murder of Freddie Gray, Rochelle Ritchie, a spokeswoman for State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby, confirmed on Friday that Mosby’s office is seeking a gag order on the case.

If you don’t know what this creepy sounding law term… More »


Woman Just Barely Escapes From Craigslist Kidnapper

By: Katrin Higher / May 16, 2015

You would think it’s 2002 but in fact just this week a 41 year old Chesaning, Michigan man gave a fake Craigslist profile and met up with a 22 year old woman after which he tied her up and kidnapped her in his car.

The woman has no serious injuries and is thankfully… More »


Get A Boner And Fight Malaria At The Same Time With Viagra!

By: Katrin Higher / May 16, 2015

The infamous boner pill Viagra, might now help fight the disease Malaria, scientists say. It can’t cure someone already infected with the disease, but it could be a preventative in its transmission by mosquitos.

When Viagra is taken it grabs onto enzymes that break down a molecule called cGMP. cGMP relaxes blood vessel… More »


There Is Only One Appropriate Ending For Disney’s “Princess Of North Sudan”

By: Robyn Pennacchia / May 15, 2015

Someone call Gene Wilder, we’ve got an idea! More »


Reddit Finally Has An Anti-Harassment Policy Under Ellen Pao’s Leadership

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / May 15, 2015

Which, of course, had led to a lot of misguided conversations about “free speech.”… More »


Gavin McInnes Throws Giant Mantrum Over Women Having Jobs

By: Robyn Pennacchia / May 15, 2015

Gavin McInnes may or may not be some kind of fugazi Andy Kaufman going around saying horrible things in order to freak people out. Nonetheless, he is taken very seriously by conservative outlets and pundits who seem to think that his brand of verbal horror porn is the bees knees.

Last night’s “Hannity”More »


California Senate Passes Bill Requiring Nearly All Children To Be Vaccinated

By: Robyn Pennacchia / May 15, 2015

Good. More »


LOLFOREVER: Super Holy Republican Resigns Amid Teen Sexting Scandal

By: Robyn Pennacchia / May 14, 2015

Missouri House Speaker admits he did, in fact, sext that young woman. … More »


Sally Beauty Has Its Second Data Breach In 2 Years

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / May 14, 2015

Luckily, compromised customers won’t be expected to pay for fraudulent charges. More »


Idiots Wonder!: “Did The Amtrak Train Crash Because The Engineer Was Gay?”

By: Robyn Pennacchia / May 14, 2015

Chuck C. Johnson and Sandy Rios consider homosexuality a “factor” in tragic train derailment, because they are idiots. More »


32 Percent Of Republicans Think Obama Is Trying To Invade Texas

By: Robyn Pennacchia / May 14, 2015

No one is planning to invade Texas. More »


This Professor Knows Just The Trick To Soothe A Crying Baby In Class

By: Claire Hannum / May 14, 2015

Professor Sydney Engelberg was in the midst of teaching an organizational behavior class at Jerusalem’s Hebrew University when a baby starting crying during his lecture. Engelberg has been teaching for 45 years, and he currently instructs master’s students, many of whom are parents. The 67-year-old encourages students with kids to just bring them along to class if they… More »


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