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15 Unspoken Vows Of My Marriage

For most couples, getting married includes some variation of vows, spoken in front of a priest, rabbi, judge, or Elvis impersonator. Some creative …

Relationships
Michelle Obama

25 Honest Selfies That Sum Up What It's Like To Be A Mom

Last month, actress Olivia Wilde shared a frazzled selfie that resonated with parents everywhere. "I call this hairstyle, 'keep the kid alive,'" she wrote in the caption. "Products you'll need: sweat, string cheese, diaper rash cream, chewed up crayon, snot, and an enthusiastic spritz of panic."<p>We …

Olivia Wilde

This Simple Expression Might Be The Key To A Happy Marriage

It turns out, the secret to wedded bliss isn't complicated. According to a new study published in the journal Personal Relationships, all it takes is expressing gratitude.<p>Researchers from the University of Georgia found that when spouses feel appreciated, it directly influences how they feel about …

Happiness

15 hilarious parenting comics that are almost too real.

Brian Gordon is a cartoonist. He's also a dad, which means he's got plenty of inspiration for the parenting comics he creates for his website, Fowl …

Parenting

Pentagon reportedly almost ready to send Navy ship to South China Sea

The Pentagon said Thursday the U.S. could soon launch a Navy ship toward China’s artificial islands in the South China Sea, potentially causing a deep rift between Washington and Beijing, according to a published report.<p>The Washington Post, citing a defense official, reports the Navy plans to send …

Parents: Here's how to stop the worst of social media

<b>(CNN) —</b> As the mom of two girls, ages 7 and 9, there are countless reasons why I'm freaking out about the teen years. But topping that list, at the moment, is the thought of parenting in the social media age.<p>My kids won't be allowed to have smartphones until middle school at the earliest, but once …

Social Media

Time For a Showdown: Why Obama Needs to Debate the NRA President on Live TV

Mr. President, there is something you can do to get gun legislation: debate NRA chief Wayne LaPierre. Millions would watch, and you’d change many …

Guns

Stranger's Act of Kindness Toward New Mom on Plane With Crying Baby Goes Viral

Almost 100,000 people have shared this heartwarming story.<p>Anyone who has ever traveled with an infant knows it is no easy task. Every parent does their best to keep their child from crying the entire flight, all while avoiding eye contact with annoyed passengers.<p>When Rebekka Garvison boarded her …

Parenting

Happy Anniversary! 10 Lessons Barack And Michelle Obama Taught Us About Love

How much do Barack and Michelle love one another? Let us count the ways! If there is one thing that is absolutely undeniable about President Barack …

Relationships

This Grilled Pizza is Insanely Delicious And Easy To Make

Once you try this, you might never leave home again.<p>And if you have a grill — gas or charcoal — it can probably get a lot hotter than your oven. (The side benefit is that your grill won't heat up your home.) Charcoal specifically is the closest you can get to a traditional wood-burning oven, …

Donald Trump

10 Sex Moves Much Harder to Pull Off Than They Seem

Shower sex is not a good idea.<p><b>1. Having shower sex without drowning and/or dying.</b> If you try to have oral sex, you drown in a waterboarding situation. If you try to have penetrative sex, one of you is going to fall and hit the shower door and the other one will spend the rest of the day making sure …

Gymnastics

Misery is deepening in Puerto Rico

He's turned off the air conditioning to lower his power bill. With fewer customers, he's cut staff hours and tried to make up the lost income by raising some prices. But Puerto Rico's entrenched economic crisis is leading people to either cut their personal spending to the basics or flee to the …

Caribbean
Bernie Sanders

These Brutally Honest Parenting Comics Will Crack You Up

Brian Gordon — a cartoonist and dad of two — has been making fun of being a parent since he became one. In an attempt to keep himself sane and bond with other parents, he shamelessly started creating funny-because-it's-true parenting comics — and we can't stop laughing at them.<p>As soon as he brought …

Parenting

Drake + Meek Mill's Beef Is Responsible For The Greatest Memes In The History Of The Internet

Drake + Meek Mill’s Beef Is Responsible For The Greatest Memes In The History Of The Internet<p>Twitter at its best.<p>The <b>Drake + Meek Mill beef</b> doesn’t …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Twitter Has a Problem: Most People Still Don’t Get It

Author: Julia Greenberg. Julia Greenberg Business<p>Date of Publication: 07.28.15.<p>Time of Publication: 7:02 pm. 7:02 pm<p>The big problem at Twitter? The …

How to Fry Chicken: Southern Fried Chicken

Southern Fried Chicken<p>When my dear grandmother was alive and I would come home to visit, it did not matter if it was 2:00 in the morning or 2:00 in …

Kosher

15+ Brutally Honest Parenting Cards You Wish You’d Seen Earlier

Do parents who believe having a screaming baby is "magical" actually exist? For the record, I have a one-year-old kid at home myself, so I have some …

Parenting

Twitter says sorry for frat-themed party thrown at its headquarters

Twitter is in trouble again.<p>The social network apologized for throwing a frat-house-themed party on Tuesday at its San Francisco headquarters, …

Sandra Bland Should Never Have Been In Jail In The First Place

"You mind putting out your cigarette, please?" That's the question Texas State Trooper Brian Encinia asks motorist Sandra Bland about nine minutes into a police car dashcam video of her arrest, released Tuesday by the Texas Department of Public Safety amid nationwide backlash following the …

Justice

13 DIY Household Products That Could Save You Some Serious Coin

An American family spends an average of $504 per year on cleaning supplies. That’s a lot of money, especially toward products that are made mostly of water! In the spirit of saving, we’ve partnered with Sparkle® paper towels to bring you a way to seriously scrub down your cleaning budget: homemade …

Laundry Rooms

The crown jewel in Disney's cable empire is facing an unprecedented crisis

<b>Walt Disney Co.</b> is arguably the world's most powerful and best-known media and entertainment company. Not only does it own the famous theme parks and movie studios, but it also counts several subsidiaries under its auspices including ABC, ESPN, Pixar, Marvel, and Touchstone Pictures.<p>That …

Televisions

#BlackLivesMatter: the birth of a new civil rights movement

How a new generation of tech-savvy activists made violence against African Americans into global headline news<p>Alicia Garza was in a bar in Oakland, California, drinking bourbon when the verdict came in. It was July 2013 and she had been following the trial of George Zimmerman, a neighbourhood watch …

Justice

Mega-Earthquake Magnitude 8.0-9.2 And Massive Tsunami Soon To Hit Pacific Northwest, Experts Warn

Experts have raised alarm that a major devastating earthquake is due to hit the U.S. Pacific Northwest, causing massive devastation from Sacramento …

Here are the 12 most influential programmers working today

The apps and games you use every day don’t exist in a vacuum — someone, somewhere, wrote the code.<p>That also goes for the underlying platforms and hardware that those apps run on. And the web. And the entire Internet itself.<p>Even the programming languages that people use to build this stuff first had …

Republicans cast into turmoil as Donald Trump rides the populist surge

Donald Trump, the maverick billionaire businessman, has seen his following soar - despite calling Mexicans "rapists"<p>For Donald Trump the entrepreneur, it was a damaging week. Two major television networks severed ties, Macy’s dropped his clothing line and Carlos Slim, the even richer Mexican …

Inside The Tank: Mr. Wonderful On Building Empires

Investing five minutes into reading this [pst may end up being your equivalent to investing in Apple in 1980. I recently sat down with Kevin O'Leary, the entrepreneur, investor, journalist, author, and financial commentator best known as Mr. Wonderful, the honest and sometimes insolent shark on …

Entrepreneurship