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Rietveld Gets the Last Laugh

This is the Rietveld-Schröder House. This is the viaduct that runs directly next to it. (I always wave when we drive over it.) (Photo courtesy of Carlien Laarmen) This is the viaduct today. It’s a fairly low clearance and it … Continue reading ?

RC Firefighters

YouTuber RC Live Action plays harder than a 7-year-old on Red Bull. Using remote controlled toy vehicles, he staged a fiery oil tanker accident and then had three fire trucks put out the fire.

Gay Seniors Transform Their Most Personal Stories Into Art

13 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

As the adage goes, “Those who don’t remember the past are condemned to repeat it” (or some variation on that general theme). L.A.’s LGBTQ citizens of a certain age are not only reflecting on their earlier lives and the sometimes unpleasant experiences they’ve survived, but they’re celebrating their past with art. During a a poetry workshop […]

Opera Singer Fired For Facebook Rant Against Drag Queen: VIDEO

13 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Opera singer Valerian Ruminski [pictured below] does not like men decorating their nails. He dislikes it so much, in fact, that he took to Facebook to complain - at length - after encountering a man on the OC Transpo bus...

13 Bold Instagram Hair Moments With Rita Ora

      Would you wear these? 13 Bold Instagram Hair Moments With Rita Ora The British Pop Singer grabbed attention last weekend at the VMA’s with her bold red dress and high split. Whether you noticed or you hated

13 Celebrity Endorsements And Products That Made Us Say Hmmm

13 Celebrity Endorsements And Products That Made Us Say Hmmm A celebrity endorsement doesn’t always make sense to fans or make consumers want to run out and buy the product. Peep the list of celebs that made us blank stare

Homeschoolers Target Pro-Gay Marriage New Mexico State Rep.

14 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Pro-equality New Mexico state Representative Bill McCamley (D) is being targeted by a local homeschool co-op for his stance on LGBT rights. From ProgressNowNM: In the legislature, McCamley has been a strong supporter of LGBT equality. That’s no surprise given...

We All Have a Capacity to Change

Former juvenile prisoners found the capacity to change and now try to extend change into their community. The post We All Have a Capacity to Change appeared first on The Good Men Project.

SAN DIEGO: Cops Suspect Inside Job In Trashing Of Homocon Carl DeMaio's Office

14 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Remember a few months ago when the office of homocon US House candidate Carl DeMaio was trashed just days before the primary? Remember how reporters suspected an attention-seeking inside job? Via U-T San Diego: Two former staffers may...Show More Summary

$40,000,000 Civil Rights Suit Filed Against Ferguson

It was bound to happen. A group of demonstrators have filed a $40 million lawsuit against Ferguson, Mo., and its police department in the aftermath of days of angry protests that swept through the city earlier this month.

Family, Friends, and Technology

Are people less friendly than they used to be? Being a clergyman, my family and I moved often. I have never lived long enough in one town or city to compare the current attitudes of people with how individuals and families felt and acted in the past, say thirty-five or forty years ago. Show More Summary

Pure Comedy: A Gallery Of Celebrities And Their Animal Look Alikes

  Pure Comedy: A Gallery Of Celebrities And Their Animal Look Alikes People’s obsession with their pets is one thing and the obsession with celebrity is another. When those two collide, what do we get? The following gallery of cours...

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014

Today’s Oracle takes us to the Leo weekly for Oct. 14, 2005 Someone is struggling to be more like you. In particular, your ability to stay centered in the present and not let the past bear down... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves Daily Astrology Blog for full links, other content, and more!

Jazmine Sullivan Fades A New Orleans Barber Shop

NPR | Field Recordings Jazmine Sullivan drops a version of her song "Stupid Girls" at the Clear-Vue Barbershop in New Orleans.

6 Things Nobody Tells You About Being Depressed

So you’re sad all the time and don’t want to do stuff. It’s actually way more complicated than that. And you are not alone. The post 6 Things Nobody Tells You About Being Depressed appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Conversion Therapy Survivor Alleges Sexual Abuse During Treatment

14 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Jeff White of Walls, Mississippi came out to his family in 1996 while still a student at Bethel Baptist School. His family in turn went to the church to try and figure out what to do, and the church promised...

Who Is The Real "Uncle Ruckus " Character?

The Ferguson "Struggle Motion" Exactly Matches "The Bonfire Of The Vanities" Candidate #1 Candidate #2 Table Cell Candidate #3 I Would Rather Get Stopped By "ISIS Terrorists" Than By The Ferguson Police Department

Why coal is (still) worse than fracking and cow burps

Geoscientist Raymond Pierrehumbert argues that carbon dioxide is always worse than shorter-lived pollutants like methane.

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