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This Man Put on His Girlfriend's Clothes to Make a Point About Body-Shaming

When Ben Cooper’s girlfriend was cleaning out her closet, he noticed many of the items were labeled “extra-large.” “I decided to try on her shirts …

Leah McLaren: Kim Kardashian has won my respect

I have long made a point of not keeping up with the Kardashians. It hasn't been easy. There were all those tabloids to avoid in the nail salon, all the entertainment shows to click past on TV. I had to swear off Perez Hilton, TMZ, Jezebel, Facebook, Twitter and even the whole Internet for hours, …

John Goodman: ‘There were many times I could have gone under’

In 1975, when he was 23, John Goodman moved to New York to make it as an actor. He had no money, no agent and no contacts. His father, Leslie, had died when Goodman was two years old. His mother, a waitress at Jack and Phil’s Bar-B-Que restaurant in St Louis, Missouri, had little idea about what …

James Corden and Tom Hanks Act Out Tom's Filmography

How Regina King Has Stayed Relevant — And Happy! — In Hollywood For 30 Years

“You have to dream it. You have to say it. And then you have to put in the work to achieve it,” said King in an interview with BuzzFeed News. This month King appears in new ABC series American Crime and directs her first episode of Scandal.<p>When Regina King walks into a room — any room — a small …

Being a Stay-at-Home Mother Is Not a Job

Alright, calm down. Before you get angry, you should know that I was a stay-at-home mother of my daughter for five years. I proudly made that choice, …

20 Somewhat Horrible Things I Do to My Kids That I in No Way Feel Guilty About

<i>The following list was compiled by my wife, me, and a few other guilty parties whose names will be protected until my death. They know who they are, and they don't feel guilty, either.</i><p>I've been trying to use up the gross generic peanut butter that we bought a while ago. When we make sandwiches, the …

15 wishes for Montreal in 2015

As Montrealers rang in the New Year this time last year, a gloomy cloud hung over our city.<p>In the midst of an unforgiving winter, our social peace …

7 Treadmill Mistakes You Might Be Making

Plus, easy fixes that will have you running smarter AND burning more calories<p>Surprise: Running on a treadmill is not only about putting one foot in front of the other. With a few tweaks to your form, habits, and plan, you can get so much more out of your indoor running workout. The best place to …

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Simple Changes for Life-Long Health<p>Looking to build healthier habits? Remember, you don’t have to change everything all at once. Start with small …

Why I'll never get over losing my first cat

I’m 90% sure that I was born a cat person. From birth, you could find me personally terrorizing my parent’s cats to the extent where no bite or …

21 Next-Level Latkes You Need To Try

Listen, I love plain old potatoes as much as the next person. But it's time to dream bigger.<p>BUT: There is also a whole world of cool, hip Alternative latkes made with new flavors and exciting root vegetables, waiting to be loved and admired. Why limit yourself?<p>Here are a bunch of recipes to get …

The Compromises That Humans Have to Make When They Share a Home With Cats

The amusing feline duo of Cole and Marmalade (previously), along with their human Chris, demonstrate the compromises that humans have to make when …

Canadians with cystic fibrosis living longer than a generation ago

Canadians with cystic fibrosis are living dramatically longer than a generation ago, to the point where CF is now considered a chronic condition, not strictly a pediatric illness.<p>New research published in Thursday's edition of the European Respiratory Journal based on numbers from Canada's CF …

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

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Pig In A Blanket*

Spread the Cute:<p>(*OK, technically she’s UNDER the blanket. Whatev. Sigh.)<p>“I had to give back the piglet I was babysitting today, so I gave her a …

Surprise! Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat

Hello Kitty! You have seen her on your eight-year-old cousin’s backpack and your college roommate’s tote bag (“I . . . uh, got this when I was younger!”), on a dress worn by Lady Gaga and the track list of Avril Lavigne’s most recent album. Hello Kitty has become something of a behemoth, reportedly …

Aaron Paul: Beyond Breaking Bad

Lifestyle

The 55 Essential Movies Your Child Must See (Before Turning 13)

20th Century Fox[/caption]<p>There are people out there who have never seen <i>The Princess Bride</i>. They walk among us, holding down jobs, contributing to …

Dear White Moms

Dear White Mom:<p>I'm writing this to you as a friend, as a dear friend. We've shared so much over the years, before kids -- blissfully ignorant childhoods, angsty teenage years, the discovery and recklessness and uncertainty of college and early adulthood, and now this. Motherhood. We've been there …

Escaping My Inner Body Image Bully

Six months ago, I became a mother to a beautiful daughter. Since then, something absolutely incredible has happened.<p>After 25 years of beating myself up while looking in the mirror, concerned about every pound gained or lost, focusing on my not-so-perfect hair, worrying about my complexion, and just …

Tweens

9 Baby 'Lasts' I'll Miss (And Also Celebrate)

<i>By Christine Knight</i><p>So much of having a baby is about their firsts. First smile, first laugh, first crawl and first step. What we often forget is that with each "first" comes a "last." The last time your baby will crawl, the last time they will sleep in their crib, the last time they breastfeed. …

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Who Shot First? The Complete List Of Star Wars Changes

Like a very rich schoolboy picking at a scab, George Lucas became famous for tinkering with the <i>Star Wars</i> saga. Over the years he made innumerable …

How to Teach Your Child to Be Popular

Summer is coming to an end, which means our conversations are changing: from pools to pencils, hot sun to homework and barbecues to books. Our focus, as parents, is to make sure our children are ready -- ready for a new curriculum, with new school supplies and clean clothes.<p>But there is one topic …

Parenting

How to Change Everything About Your Life in One Year

July 12, 2013 was the last day of my former life. The life where I was a managing partner and the director of events for a big, swanky, successful nightclub. The life where I was glued to my Blackberry and kept three pairs of high heels under my desk for easy access before meetings. The life where …