Posts tagged "West Virginia"

Customer Asks Restaurant’s Waitresses To “Show Some More Skin,” Owner Has Awesome Response

It's not often that a story about sexism ends with something really wonderful happening. Daniel McCawley, the owner of Atomic Grill in Morgantown, West Virginia, read a comment on the restaurant rating site Urban Spoon saying that his waitresses should "show some more skin." Gross, right? So McCawley actually did it ... sort of.

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 20, 2014

Can You Guess Which State Is The Happiest?

For years, Hawaii was the happiest place in the country, but this time around, another state has ranked at #1. According to Gallup's Well-Being Index, 2013's happiest state was -- drumroll -- North Dakota. The Well-Being Index factors in various aspects of life, like work environments, health, and basic access to food, water and medical…

By: Claire Hannum / February 20, 2014

West Virginia Student Katelyn Campbell Stands Up To School’s Abstinence-Only Sex Ed

Meet Katelyn Campbell, a high school student council vice president, Wellesley College-bound senior, and sex education rabble-rouser who is filing an injunction against her principal for threats he made after she boycotted and spoke out against an abstinence-only sex-ed assembly at her school. According to ThinkProgress.org, Principal George Aulenbacher at George Washington High School in West Virginia threatened to call…

By: Sarah Gray / April 18, 2013