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Nine lies from Donald Trump’s speech on the Orlando shooting

The day after a mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump delivered a speech many are calling his most repugnant yet.<p>In it, Trump doubled down on his proposal to ban entry of Muslims into the United States. In addition to being …

Guns

6 Things Judy Jetson Will Never Get To See

Today the world lost a pioneer in futuristic technology, Janet Waldo. Janet was the voice of Judy Jetson the matriarch that held the Jetson family together. Now if you didn't grow up in the 1960, 1970s,1980s or even 90s ( and no, being born in 1999 doesn't count) you probably have no clue who the …

Associated Press News

11 Hilarious Stories That Prove Kids Are Out to Embarrass Their Parents

Some of these are downright evil.<p>Kids say the silliest things — and while mostly harmless, sometimes those things can lead to some very embarrassing situations. Recently, one redditor posed the question, "Parents on Reddit, what was the most embarrassing moment for you caused by your children?" And …

[UPDATED] This Emotional Photo of a Dad and His Son Keeps Getting Removed From Facebook

The photographer says she captured a "powerful" moment between her husband and their toddler.<p>A shot of a father and his sick little boy is going viral, because it so perfectly captures the pair bonding. But since photographer Heather Whitten initially shared it on Facebook, it's been removed from …

Parenting

Why Women Are More Open to Same-Sex Hookups

Science loves rationalizing human behavior, and now one researcher has a new explanation as to why women appear to be more sexually fluid than men.<p>In …

Social Sciences

If Your Love Passes THESE 9 Tests, You're Ready for Marriage

So you think you might be ready to take the marriage plunge? Before you jump into the biggest decision of your life, consider this 'Are you ready?' checklist written by a 25-year marriage veteran.<p>Marriage is the adventure of a lifetime but it could be a dreadful adventure or a glorious one. Doing …

Relationships

19 books that librarians say changed their lives

Who better to take book advice from than a librarian?<p>In a recent blog post, the librarians of the New York Public Library revealed the books they're most thankful for.<p>The NYPL team rounded up the 19 books that made them laugh, cry, and everything in between.<p>The list includes something for everyone, …

Books

I'm A Woman Who Doesn't Have Or Want Kids, And I'm Happy

How I stopped feeling “selfish” about being child-free.<p>Throughout my twenties, as it became ubiquitous among women my age, I waited patiently for my maternal instinct to kick in. Over time, I suspected I might be lacking it entirely. It’s not that I don’t like kids; in fact, I love spending time …

Pensioner killed after woman falls on him while attempting suicide

A Spanish pensioner was killed after a woman fell from an apartment balcony on top of him as he sat on a street bench below<p>A Spanish pensioner was killed after a woman thought to be suffering from depression fell from an apartment balcony on top of him as he sat on a street bench below.<p>The woman …

He manipulated me and tried to exploit me. Here's how I got revenge

I met him on OKCupid and with our first words it was love. We wrote poetry to each other and shared our deepest thoughts. When we finally went on our first date, I felt that magic continue as he held my hand and we ran down Ventura Boulevard at midnight. The first three months were beautiful; he …

Buying These Organic Foods Is A Waste Of Money

<i>By: Kara King</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>People choose to eat organically for many reasons -- it's better for the planet, it's supposedly healthier -- but often these folks are misguided. Although it's true that USDA organic products must be free from synthetic ingredients and grown on farms that strive to …

Agriculture

Side Ponytail

Bad hair day? No problem. Whip those locks into a bad-ass side ponytail, high atop the head for full effect.

9 Things To Remember If You Love Someone Who Doesn't Easily Show Affection

Love is a complicated subject, and it becomes even more complicated if the person you love isn’t showing clear signs of affection

How Kids Interpret the Things Their Parents Say

I had surgery last week, and my daughter announced to the entire soccer field: "My mom can't come to practice today because she is doing a poop test." I had to do colon prep, and wasn't physically able to make it away from the bathroom. I told her that I needed to stay close to the bathroom, and …

Parenting

Here's What Ellen Just Said to Angry Starbucks Customers

Over the weekend, Starbucks introduced new plain red “holiday” cups, which prompted some serious backlash from people who called the move part of the …

Coffee

This "Friends" Theory Proves Joey Might Be An Actual Genius

It was always about the pancakes. Always.<p>You can read the complete theory here.

Pancakes