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Why Labor Day Should Be a Moral Monday

On Labor Day we honor America’s working families. These families build our country, serving as the engine that keeps our country on its path toward a just, sustainable democracy. But in 2014, we urge that Labor Day also be a Moral Monday.

‘Masters of Sex’ Season 2 Episode 8 Recap: “Mirror, Mirror”

At what point do we call Masters of Sex a runaway train? With only four episodes left in season two, the Showtime drama just keeps introducing new subplots and characters, making me seriously wonder: how can this wrap up into something...Show More Summary

Quickies: Homeless Women, Anita Sarkeesian, and Rowdy (White) Retirement Communities

Categories: Quickies One Woman’s Lessons From Living On The Street – “Susan says life on the streets is a constant battle for all homeless people, but for women it’s particularly hard. On... (Read more...)

St. Louis Cop Retires On Full Pension Following Vile Homophobic Rant - VIDEO

6 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Dan Page, a St. Louis police officer who was last month suspended after a homophobic, racist, misogynist and Islamophobic video came to light, has retired on his full pension and benefits

Kim & Kanye Kardashian Wedding Rehearsal In Paris [Video]

Get a glimpse inside the preparations for the soon-to-be Mr. and Mrs. West’s big day on “Keeping Up With the Kardashians.” Watch now! youtube-E!

I Allowed People to Mispronounce My African Name for 25 Years

In a recent interview with the Improper Bostonian, Emmy Award-winning star of Orange Is the New Black Uzo Aduba recalls telling her mother of a childhood desire to be called “Zoe,” a name more easily pronounced than her given Nigerian name, Uzoamaka. Show More Summary

NBC medical expert: Joan Rivers’ emergency a reminder on importance of admitting privileges

Comedienne Joan Rivers remains in critical condition today after going into respiratory and cardiac arrest August 29 during what has been described as a “routine throat procedure,” a “minor procedure,” and “outpatient surgery.” Rivers was rushed by ambulance from Yorkville Endoscopy to Mount Sinai Hospital, located nine blocks apart. Show More Summary

Six Tips For Online Cruising That Could Mean The Difference Between Life And Death

7 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

The internet is a scary place — that’s a scientific fact. Too often we’ve reported on online hookups that go from hot to hellish, and they have even resulted in death. And while these extremes are rare, there are a number of other bad outcomes that can and do happen when people decide to have […]

Constructive Feedback University: Black & Unemployed 50 Years After The Struggle - Once The "Philadelphia Negro" Agrees That 5 Years Obama Did Not Cause This BUT "50 Years Of Voting For My Salvation' , Yet The Black Racial Services Machine Is Still Talkin

Philadelphia Inquirer: Fiver Years After Recession, American Workers Are Scared, Cautious And Worse Off Constructive Feedback University: "Dear Philadelphia Negroes" DO NOT Accept The Supposition From The Philadelphia Inquirer DO NOT...Show More Summary

Gay Marriage News Watch: Updates from WI, IN, NV, ID, HI, UT, VA, OK, NC, FL, OR - VIDEO

7 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

AFER's Matt Baume reports on the beating that anti-gay forces took at the Seventh Circuit last week; the upcoming oral arguments before the Ninth Circuit; Utah, Virginia and Oklahoma's petitions to the Supreme Court, the National Organization for Marriage's setback...

PHOTOS: A Foursome In Paradise

7 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Can we hit the pause button on summer after seeing this photo shoot from Adrian C. Martin? The famed photographer showcases Australian underwear brand, Atelier DT, on four extremely sexy and stacked models. Airam Amador, Eric Jurado, Fede Averame, and Javier Morales look as if they have taken full advantage of the previous summer months […]

The Long Road to Healing

Will the Catholic Church seize the opportunity to create a safer world for kids? The post The Long Road to Healing appeared first on The Good Men Project.

You Can’t Sit With Me: Kimmy Cakes Refused To Sit Next To Shady Rita Slora At VMAs

MTV producers got jokes Kim Kardashian Demanded Seat Change Away From Rita Ora At MTV VMAs According to TMZ reports: Kim Kardashian gave Rita Ora the cold shoulder at the VMAs last Sunday — refusing to sit near her

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

Today’s Oracle takes us to the Leo weekly for Dec. 17, 2004 There are chances you’re willing to take and there are those you’d rather avoid. And then come those times when you find... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves Daily Astrology Blog for full links, other content, and more!

Why we really should care about boosting farm yields

Getting farms to produce more food may not be the answer to all the world's problems. But it's a problem we're still going to need to answer somehow.

Transparent Reporting: "Older Man With Money - Younger Woman That Can Bring Joy To His Heart As She Rides In Fancy Cars" - The World's Second Oldest Profession

Yesterday when I did a Google Image Search for "Sarcastic African Boy" this picture popped up. I said to myself " That's Not A Little Sarcastic African Boy!!! Let me 'click through' and see what this girl is doing to harm this little...Show More Summary

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