Grace Shappka

33 Added | 2 Magazines | 20 Likes | 1 Following | @KatieGracie1 | Keep up with Grace Shappka on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Grace Shappka”

Birds With Dog Heads And Dogs With Bird Bodies Are Dirds. Derrrrr

The photos you are about to see will amaze and enthrall you. No, they are not Photoshopped, and yes, they are 100% real.<p>All facts about the dirds have been cited directly from dird expert and enthusiast, Dr. Derdly Dirdright, who adds a special note that though dirds may be cute, they are a …

Arkansas Christian Academy Arms Staff, Posts Gun Warning

Do you think this sign could deter a potential shooter?<p>A private school in Arkansas apparently hopes it will.<p>Reddit user Jmillerdude posted the above photo on Thursday afternoon with the caption “A private school in Central Arkansas recently voted to allow the staff to have guns on campus. This is …

Guns

Khloe Kardashian Speaks Out About Lamar Odom Cheating Rumors

Rumors are swirling that Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom's marriage is on the rocks after the NBA player allegedly ran afoul of their marital vows, and yet we've heard nary a peep from the reality star -- until now.<p>Just last week, two women came forward claiming they had affairs with Odom, while …

Teachers: The Front Line of the War on Bullying

By the time I entered high school in 1990, I had already endured three long years of severe bullying. My school, just outside of Boston, Massachusetts, was not particularly welcoming to adolescent boys of my persuasion. My naturally flamboyant nature attracted a swarm of hornets whose daily …

Teaching

Tim Donnelly To California: 'Tell Me The Worst Teacher'

Many California politicians have taken a crack at education reform in recent years, but the latest effort by Assemblyman Tim Donnelly, a 2014 gubernatorial candidate, is an interesting one to say the least.<p>"I'm going to raise a half-million dollars," he told KQED in an interview. "I'm going to hold …

Education

Natural Born Presidents

The question of who is and who is not eligible to become president is back in the news again, due to Senator Ted Cruz (assumed future Republican contender for the nomination) releasing his birth certificate to the media. I should note before we begin that this is really the second part of a …

Ted Cruz

FIU Frat Pi Kappa Alpha Suspended For Being Dumb Enough To Sell Drugs On Facebook

Florida International University suspended the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity this week after Facebook posts by fraternity members came to light about selling and using drugs, hazing and making sexist statements about women.<p>The Miami-based public university became aware of the postings recently, the …

College & University

Jerry Springer On Dr. Phil Tweet: 'There Are A Lot Of Young People That Do Have Sex'

Talk show host Jerry Springer defended Dr. Phil McGraw's controversial drunken sex tweet on CNN Wednesday, arguing that the topic "should be discussed."<p>The tweet in question came from talk show host Dr. Phil's Twitter account Tuesday:<p>The tweet was removed, but not before sparking a backlash that …

United States

One Cold You Want to Get: Five Ways to Catch the Travel Bug This Fall

With the summer winding down, it's easy to fall into those dog days of August blues. But with the crisp fall weather coming, there's a lot to look forward to. Fall can be a great time to travel if you didn't get a chance to do so in the summer. Here are a few tips to catching that elusive travel …

Woman Accuses Court Of Forcing Her Into Relationship With Her Rapist

A woman is suing Massachusetts in federal court, accusing the state of forcing her into a legal relationship with her rapist, Courthouse News reported Wednesday.<p>In 2009, 20-year-old Jamie Melendez raped the then-14-year-old, according to the news service. ABC News reported that "Melendez went to …

Crime

On Making That Diet Plan Really Work For You

It's summer, the sun is shining and the Western world is taking its clothes off. You can almost hear the groans of relief as sensible trousers are swapped for pretty dresses, sweaters are rolled up and replaced by bright vests and t-shirts.<p>But with this joyous unveiling of skin comes the season's …

T-shirts

Gaia blog

We started this blog just over one year ago and what a year it has been! We’ve had the excitement of the launch, the fabulous first-light image, the …

Astrophysics

The Weirdest-Looking Time Machines in All Science Fiction

Photos Of Hamsters Shoving Impossibly Huge Stuff In Their Mouths

Hamsters seem to just love shoving impossibly large objects in theirs mouths.<p>According to PawNation, a hamster's cheek pouches are used to both store food and carry babies, and can hold up to half their body weight. The pouches are sensitive though, so if you own a hamster, be careful what food you …

Hi 🐯

Cathy Colman on the ImageBlog

Danielle Walters, Connecticut Teen, Saves Family's Home By Supporting Mom's Business On Tumblr

When Danielle Walters saw her mother suddenly lose her job, the concerned teen knew there was nothing she could do. When her father moved out, she knew there was nothing she could do about that either.<p>But when the 14-year-old’s family was at risk of losing their beloved Connecticut home, that’s …

Parenting

Deadly penguin illness at Calgary Zoo linked to parasite

Print<p>Related<p>A parasite carried by cats may be to blame for an illness that killed two Humboldt penguins and sickened a third at the Calgary Zoo last …

Edmonton

#fashion #style #stylish #love #TagsForLikes #me #cute #photooftheday #nails #hair #beauty #beautiful #instagood #instafashion #pretty #girly #pink #girl #girls #eyes #model #dress #skirt #shoes #heels #styles #outfit #purse #jewelry #shopping

#burgandy #newarrivals #backtoschool #sunnies #instastyle #instafashion #fashion #fashionista #style #stylestories #ootd #ootdmagazine #fashiondiaries

PriceGrabber Acquires Fashion App Snapette

PriceGrabber, a price-comparison shopping site, has acquired two-year-old shopping app Snapette for an undisclosed amount.<p>Snapette is designed to …

Apps