The Supreme Court ruled in favour of same-sex marriage, but didn't declare sexual orientation a "suspect class", which would give it the same protection as race
As you grab a hotdog or two this July 4 it’s worth remembering that true freedom requires financial independence. Only a few of us are born with enough resources to make that happen, but there are steps you can take to get closer to it. Spend less than you earn. This [...]
A series of reports by the Daily Herald and Chicago public radio station WBEZ finds indisputable evidence of something we've suspected for decades: "Kids who come from poverty plainly do not perform as well as those who are born to better...Show More Summary
Perceptual change is powerful. Knowing our roots and honoring our ancestors is a transformative way to rearrange the social fabric of our society. I was born in a time when mixed-race children were not the norm. And, to put this in context,...Show More Summary
She’s been pampered by Mother Monster for far too long, and now Lady Gaga's dog Asia Kinney is going to start earning her keep! The “Born this Way” singer posted a photo to Twitter of her beloved French bulldog sitting on someone’s lap...Show More Summary
Forty years ago today, summer blockbusters were born. On June 20, 1975, Steven Spielberg’s Jaws arrived in theaters, rewiring Hollywood in ways that are still felt to this day. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
Mario’s 30th Anniversary is being celebrated THIS YEAR, as Nintendo’s mascot who changed the gaming world forever made his debut way back on September 13th, 1985! Can you believe it’s been 30 years?! Many of us were pretty much born with a NES controller in our hand & Super Mario Bros. on the TV! To...
Images: Backyard Chickens Actually, the chicken's born that way. It's a rare Vietnamese breed called the Dong Tao chicken, which is prized for its meat and leggy looks. A male adult with big feet could fetch hundreds of dollars. And yes, they do eat the feet. It's a delicacy:
A bunch of animal couples at zoos around New York state became proud parents this year, providing local news outlets with plenty of adorable front-page fodder along the way. No offense to those new moms and dads, but some of the babies are just straight-up cuter than others. Controversial, I... More »
This 22 year-old-girl, Rifqa Bary, always believed she was born into the Muslim faith and there was no escape -- until she got on her knees and prayed to Jesus. He responded in a way she will never forget. Rifqa shares her story with the world, and spreads the name of Jesus.
Although “The Yellow River” is the first series that Zhang Kechun (born in 1980 in Chengdu) created, it demonstrates the way in which this young Chinese photographer masters the medium. His photographs invite the viewer to travel along the second-longest river in China, which is often called the cradle of Chinese civilization. Show More Summary
Perhaps more famous than Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way,” Outkast’s “Ms. Jackson” or Bob Marley’s “No Woman, No Cry” are the studios in which they were birthed: London’s Abbey Road; Atlanta’s Stankonia; and Kingston, Jamaica’s Tuff Gong. Ask any musician and they'll likely tell you they'd kill for...
My first reaction in seeing this image from Kelly M. is “No way is that real” or maybe even, “Gotta be a GUND.” Well, he (or she) is VERY real, born just seven days ago. Must leave for Seattle now. Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Porcupette
IN CERTAIN WAYS, this morning’s event at the Library of Congress, to mark the centennial of King Features Syndicate, was born in the glistening halls of a new Ohio museum.It was 2013, at the christening of the new and reimagined Billy...Show More Summary
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This is a timelapse of a bunch of bees being born. It was fascinating to watch. Apparently a stork doesn't bring baby bees the way it does human babies. I didn't know that, although I probably should have suspected it. I'm gonna be honest -- I'm not the smartest student in the classroom. Show More Summary
According to a new Gallup poll, a majority of Americans believe that gay and lesbian people are born with their sexual orientation.
Science Fiction Thursday. Because even science fiction is more educational than pseudoscience fact. What have we got this week? Well, when The Empire Strikes Back was released in theaters way back a few months after I was born (you're welcome,...
This is a pretty controversial subject and I am not really a controversial person. Just ask my husband. If you see things my way, I will have no problem with your opinions. Since becoming a mother, I have learned that all I really care about is that my kids are happy. Show More Summary