Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / Society & Culture / New


Some Las Vegas wedding chapels are turning away same-sex couples

Although same-sex marriage became legal on Oct. 9 in Nevada, some Las Vegas wedding chapels are refusing to perform the marriages.

Dear Bossip: I’m Having An Affair With An Older Married Man From Work

Dear Bossip, I am a 26 year old single woman who is having an affair with a 53 year old married man from work. I know that I should not be involved with a married man under no circumstances.

Odds Are, You Are Suspicious

When you get off a train, do you get off ahead of passengers? Or do you get off behind passengers? When you're going on a trip, do you come off as nervous? Or are you an unusually calm traveler? How about if you make a phone call atShow More Summary

'Constantine' haunted by the ghost of a story

Even though John Constantine may not look like most heroes in the DC Universe — his costume is nothing more than a yellow trenchcoat and his constant smoking (at least in the comics) is something Superman would tsk-tsk — he's still one of the most popular. Unfortunately, while...

50 Cent To Headline At Cyndi Lauper's LGBT Youth Benefit Concert

31 minutes agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The line up for Cyndi Lauper’s Home For the Holidays benefit concert have been announced and this year’s roster is shaping up to be rather interesting. For the past four years Lauper has produced the concert series in collaboration with...

Why is the U.S. Deporting Families it Should be Protecting

This year, when a large number of families and children arrived in the United States seeking protection, the U.S. government's primary response has been to expand family detention and accelerate deportations. This Monday, the ACLU and...Show More Summary

Keanu Reeves is on fire in 'John Wick,' reviews say

Don't go messing with a man's dog -- especially when the man in question is a hyper-lethal ex-assassin trying to enjoy a quiet retirement. Such is the moral of "John Wick," the new revenge thriller starring Keanu Reeves and directed by Chad Stahelski, a veteran stuntman making his directing...

The “Pretty” Prison: the Dad of a Daughter Ponders the Weight of a Word

A dad discovers a common compliment for girls is not as positive as many think. It is a trap. Here is his plan to free his daughter from its grasp. The post The “Pretty” Prison: the Dad of a Daughter Ponders the Weight of a Word appeared first on The Good Men Project.

We Have A Deal: European Union Agrees To Cut Its Climate Emissions 40 Percent By 2030

The European Commission must still propose specific legislation for the European Parliament to pass. But this morning's deal is a sign that the necessary political compromises and understandings are in place. The post We Have A Deal: European Union Agrees To Cut Its Climate Emissions 40 Percent By 2030 appeared first on ThinkProgress.

'Interstellar' makes some noise at Hollywood coming-out party

Taylor Swift shut down Hollywood Boulevard on Thursday night, shaking it off in a brief concert for Jimmy Kimmel's late-night talk show.

Why We Must Change Our View of Who Belongs in Tech

I probably need to get a few things out of the way first: I am creative - not artistic by a long shot, but most certainly far more creative than tech. I love words - the nuance of emotion, the ability to convince, rally or even stirShow More Summary

We Love Iceland's Gay Swim Club!

38 minutes agoLGBT / Gay : Out.com

Breaststrokes in a blizzard? It happens in Iceland. read more

20 Simple Survival Tips For The Pretty Little Liars

39 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

Does Rosewood, Pennsylvania even have overhead lighting? Does anybody in this town sell pepper spray? Riese and Heather have feelings about this.

How a Baby Was Saved Outside a Local Abortion Clinic Will Blow Your Mind

So what does valet parking have to do with saving lives? More than you might expect! You’ll find out in a moment … in a story that shows how creative God can be when using your presence at a 40 Days for Life vigil. You may wonder what you’ll say if someone approaches you to […]

Launching a Startup That Outpaces Sharks

The first time I watched the hit television show Shark Tank, Pat McCarthy was pitching his new product, a perfume called Money that purported to smell like freshly minted greenbacks. "The smell of money, baby! Can I get an Amen?" McCarthy calls, as scantily clad models throw cash in the air like confetti. Show More Summary

Ala. Man Settles for $460,000 in Police Brutality Lawsuit, Only Gets $1,000

Even after settling with the city of Birmingham, Ala., one inmate will still remain locked up and, as it turns out, his lawyers will get more of a payout than he will, AL.com reports.

Catholic Boys School Bars Ellen Page & Julianne Moore From Filming

41 minutes agoLGBT / Gay : Out.com

A New York Catholic high school refused to serve as a location for the lesbian-themed movie Freeheld, featuring the stars read more

Florida Crazies: Man Stabbed, Another Knocked Unconscious By Pool Ball Over Stolen Chicken Wing

The wings couldn’t have been THAT good…SMH Men Stabbed, Knocked Unconscious Over Stolen Chicken Wing A Florida (of course) man was recently arrested after authorities say he and four of his friends viciously attacked two people for taking a chicken

Things I am too hot to care about

It’s the same reason why young women on juries are not a good idea. They don’t get it! They’re not in that same life experience of paying the bills, doing the mortgage, kids, community, crime, education, health care. They’re like healthy and hot and running around without a care in the world.” –Fox News host Kimberly [...]

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC