Abby Peck

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A Parkland Survivor Claps Back After Trump Uses Her Hospitalized Friend’s Photo In A Donation Email

Two days after the mass shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School, Donald and Melania Trump paid a visit to the Broward Health North hospital in Pompano Beach, Florida, to meet with victims and the medical staff treating them. The visit was widely criticized as a publicity move, as the president …

Game Recommendations For Family Game Night – Something To Please Everyone

<i>We love tabletop games here at Geek & Sundry, and we love to showcase the best games out there. If you want to stay tuned into what’s new and</i> …

Police release names of four dead in apparent triple murder-suicide in central Ontario

Police have named the four people found dead in an apparent triple murder-suicide in central Ontario.<p>Officers say Raija Turanen, 88, Ulla Theoret, 55, and Paul Theoret, 28 – three generations of the same family – were killed in their home in Ryerson Township, Ont., last week.<p>Police say Mark Jones, …

Frozen's Elsa Gets a Brand New Song as Broadway Musical Reveals 'Monster'

It's pure Elsa.<p>Disney's <i>Frozen</i> musical has just arrived on Broadway, and has released its first original song to celebrate the special occasion! Hooray!<p>The ballad, "Monster," is sung by Elsa (played by Caissie Levy) in a moment of self-doubt during the second act, capturing the fear and uncertainty …

The Pain of Loving Old Dogs

NASHVILLE — It’s 2 in the morning, and it has just started to rain. It’s a gentle rain, with no threat of high winds or lightning. I know this without having to get up to peer into the dark night or put on my glasses to check the weather app on my phone. I know the facts of this meteorological …

Pets

13 signs you're dealing with a psychopath, according to experts

In his leading book on psychopaths—<i>Without Conscience: The Disturbing World of the Psychopaths Among Us</i>—Robert Hare, emeritus professor of psychology at the University of British Columbia, says a conservative estimate of the number of psychopaths in the United States is 2 million.<p>While it's easy to …

Rome has experienced its first snow in six years and the city is even more beautiful

It's not just the UK that has been hit by the 'Beast from the East' and is experiencing vast amounts of snow.<p>The Italian capital city of Rome, which is typically associated with Mediterranean sunshine, was hit by a rare snowstorm on Monday leaving the ancient city covered in a beautiful white …

5 Effective Strategies to Forgive Others

Although forgiveness brings many benefits, particularly to the ‘forgiver,’ to forgive is not always easy. In fact, many people who would <i>like</i> to let …

7 oral sex moves you're going to want your partner to try

Ask them to do these immediately.<p>Oral sex is freakin' awesome... if done right. It's great being able to sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride. But while taking a totally hands-off approach can be blissful, it's a very wise idea to know what you like (or want to try out), and ask for it.<p>“Oral sex is …

Sexual Health

How making fun of yourself can make you happy

Self-deprecating jokes are the best — unless I make them. See what I did there? Judging by my humor (or lack thereof), you may think that I'm not a …

10 incredibly useful online sites you didn't know about until now

If you had to guess, how many different websites do you think exist in the world today? From simple blogs to complex businesses, the Internet spans the gamut dispensing and gathering a myriad of information. Keep your answer in your head because, at the very end of this article, I’ll tell the …

25 Tweets That Prove Cats Are A) Hilarious And B) The Best

Caterwaul into the night, my sweet kitten.

Duolingo

Trump attacks everyone but Russia

The president continues his barrage of tweets after the Mueller indictments.<p>President Donald Trump railed against the investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election Saturday night into Sunday, sending off a stream of tweets attacking the FBI, CNN, the Democratic Party, his own …

Donald Trump

Mother of 3 Falls to Her Death From 5th-Floor Window in Harlem

A woman fell to her death from a fifth-floor window of a Harlem housing development on Saturday, moments after the police arrived in response to an emergency call, the police said.<p>Officers were responding to a 911 call at 70 Lenox Avenue, one of several buildings at the Martin Luther King Jr. …

14 City Squares You Totally Have To Visit

Out of all the nice places of a touristic city, the main squares are probably the most visited ones. Lovely, medieval, mesmerizing and crowded most …

European Travel

45 Dance Musicals That Have Chasséd Their Way to Broadway

A look at some of Broadway’s dance-driven shows, featuring 42nd Street, Anything Goes, Bandstand, A Chorus Line, and many more.<p>Love dance on …

Why you should care about what is happening in Poland

Imagine this: a right-wing populist party comes to power, promising to protect the nation's Catholic roots, stand up for family values and reject the …

Rich Lemon Cake with Lime Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is a very dense cake, so if you're looking for something light and ethereal, keep looking! But if the idea of a so-dense-it's-almost-chewy cake interests you, you're in the right place. —Joanna Sciarrino<p><b>Serves: 12–16</b><p><b>Lemon Cake</b><p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, melted and cooled<br>• 4 …

Dessert

A 24-year old got a mysterious disease where her body attacked her brain — and scientists are learning it's more common than they thought

There's a blank year in 26-year-old Caroline Walsh's once-spotless memory.<p>She's pieced parts together from stories her friends have told her and a collection of photos on Facebook. But she cannot remember the day it all began — when her father found her in the middle of a seizure, her body writhing …

Medicine

Zachary Cruz, Nikolas Cruz’s Brother: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Getty<p>The scene near the school.<p>Accused Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz’s closest living family member is his younger brother, Zachary Cruz, who …

17 True Crime Documentaries To Watch Before They Leave Netflix

The current pop culture fascination with true crime documentaries is real, and it is not going anywhere. If you're one of the many, <i>many</i> people …

Crime

10 Key Psychological Concepts Many People Just Don’t Get

Here’s an interesting thing about psychology: For the most part, everyone, regardless of their educational background, feels like an expert in the …

Psychology

10 things that change when you're finally in the right relationship

Hint: It's effortless.<p><b>1. You don't feel like a nervous wreck.</b> I once heard great philosopher Kourtney Kardashian say on <i>Keeping Up With The Kardashians</i> — and I'm paraphrasing here: When you're with the right person, you feel calm rather than anxious. Sure, you can have butterflies, but you shouldn't …

12 Important Characters From The Harry Potter Books That Never Made It To The Movies

Most of us grew up with the magic of Harry Potter. It wasn't just a series of books or movies, it was our entire childhood. The books by J.K. Rowling …

Severus Snape Is Just Another Man Who Didn't Listen When A Woman Told Him "No"

The #MeToo and Time's Up movements have sparked many necessary, public conversations about consent and rape culture in the last few months, and it's …

New footage revealed from Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery mobile game

<i>Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery</i> is a new mobile game coming soon from mobile game studio Jam City in partnership with Warner Bros. Interactive …

Books

The Weasleys had a Harry Potter reunion and it'll make you feel things

No Goblet of Fire in sight, however.<p>The final <i>Harry Potter</i> film premiered seven years ago, but the cast is still hanging out like no time has passed.<p>On Sunday (January 28), James Phelps, aka Fred Weasley, shared a mega <i>Harry Potter</i> reunion pic on Instagram. "Had a great time this weekend with some …

This Instagram account photoshops Dior onto "Harry Potter" characters, and it's like a high fashion Hogwarts

Fashion-minded <i>Harry Potter-</i>lovers rejoice — we have the Instagram account you need to follow. Gryffindior (yes that’s Gryffindor + Dior) is a punny …

This 'Gryffindior' Instagram Page Is The Combination Of Harry Potter And Fashion You Never Knew You Needed

SO. GOOD.<p>If Harry Potter were more 'high fashion' than 'scruffy hair and Dudley's hand-me-downs', he'd look exactly like this genius Instagram page, …

Harry Potter