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Romney Family Adopts A Black Baby Named Kieran & People Are Upset About It

I dislike Mitt Romney and his politics as much as the next liberal. But I draw the line at inane knee-jerk reactions to the name of his new adopted grandchild.

Jessica Wakeman | September 23, 2013 - 3:03 pm

Girl Talk: Finding My Birth Parents

I was 12 when I found out. My stepsister hurled it at me during a fight: “At least I’m not adopted,” she retorted after I called her a four-eyed idiot. My…

Kathy Hatfield | May 31, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Perez Hilton Poses In The Bathtub With His Newborn Son

Aww. That’s sweet!  It almost makes you forget it’s Perez Hilton … nearly naked … in a bathtub. [Perez Hilton] …

Jessica Wakeman | March 21, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Catelynn Lowell From “16 & Pregnant” Is An Anti-Abortion Extremist

Catelynn Lowell and Tyler Baltierra from MTV’s “16 and Pregnant” and “Teen Mom” have been, surprisingly, one of the more controversial couples on the two shows. Catelynn was the only…

Jessica Wakeman | December 3, 2012 - 2:40 pm

A Black Friday Sale We Can Get Behind

Black cats have it pretty rough. Not only do they have the stigma of a negative superstition around them, but tons of people adopt or buy the cats for Halloween,…

Julie Gerstein | November 23, 2012 - 10:00 am

Meet The Cat Of Your Dreams On Catroulette

Remember the weird social experiment that was Chatroulette? It’s mostly populated with dudes who want to show their wangs to strangers, which is why we’re way more into the animal…

Julie Gerstein | September 5, 2012 - 4:40 pm

For Chinese Adoptees Living In The U.S., Life Is “Somewhere Between”

In the 1970s, China adopted a “one-child policy,” which strongly encouraged (translation: forced) families to limit the number of kids they had in order to help control China’s growing population.

Julie Gerstein | August 21, 2012 - 2:20 pm

7 Adorable Interspecies Adoptions

Earlier this week, important news broke: a mutt named Lejon adopted white lion cub JoJo after JoJo’s mom became sick and was unable to take care of her. They’re the…

Julie Gerstein | August 2, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Patti Stanger Wants To Adopt An American Boy

“Millionaire Matchmaker” Patti Stanger explains why she would like to adopt a little boy and why she would prefer to adopt an American. Do you think it’s bizarre or…

Jessica Wakeman | June 20, 2012 - 10:20 am

Evening Quickies: Charlize Theron Adopted A Baby Boy

Charlize Theron has adopted a baby boy named Jackson. Congratulations! [Us Weekly]
Prince Harry says the one thing about being a prince that really sucks is “listening to…

Jessica Wakeman | March 14, 2012 - 6:00 pm

Connie Britton Adopts A Baby, Plus 7 Other Adoptive Single Moms

ZOMG I LOVE HER SO MUCH. Tami Taylor, ugh, I mean Connie Britton, the actress who played Tami Taylor, best mom/wife in the history of ever on “Friday Night Lights,” has…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 16, 2011 - 11:00 am

Morning Quickies: Amy Winehouse Was Adopting A Child

Amy Winehouse was in the process of adopting a child from St. Lucia when she died last weekend of possible alcohol withdrawal. Dannika Augustine, a 10-year-old girl, has a…

Jessica Wakeman | August 1, 2011 - 11:20 am