Photo by Kristina Pederson Chance the Rapper was a guest on today's episode of NPR's "Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!", which was recorded live in Chicago. He was asked to play a quiz game called "Chance the Rapper, meet Saran the Wrapper". Show More Summary
The former secretary of defense lobbied for the repeal of “Don’t ask, don’t tell,” and has now ended the Boy Scouts’ ban on gay scoutmasters.
This emotionally compelling m/m romance is the story of Rock and Carter. Rock is gay, an ex-soldier who’s lived with the ‘Don’t Ask Don’t Tell’ policy his whole life, starting from childhood with his military father. He’s finally ready...Show More Summary
THE COUNTRY’S IN THE VERY BEST OF HANDS: U.S. military tells recruiting centers to step up security by closing blinds. On Facebook, Tam Keel asks if they’re also handing out “special, monster-proof blankets.” But don’t worry, federal forces. Ordinary citizens are here to protect you. Or as Sen. Frank Nicely puts it: “In a twist […]
While the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell" allowed lesbian, gay, and bisexual soliders to serve openly in the armed forces, an estimated 15,000 transgender soldiers still faced discrimination. The Pentagon announced a plan Monday, July...Show More Summary
You know that thing of when your order a pizza and the guy on the phone tells you it's going to be between thirty and forty-five minutes, and you're just like, fine, I guess I'll wait even though I really don't want to, because I know at the end of it all I'll have pizza? That's what waiting for the Suicide Squad trailer has been like. Show More Summary
If anyone has the power to shut down SeaWorld for good, it just might be One Direction’s Harry Styles. The carelessly coiffed singer asked fans at the 1D concert in San Read More The post Harry Styles Tells Fans: ‘Don’t Go to SeaWorld!’ SeaWorld Responds appeared first on Ecorazzi.
As you may have heard, Democratic turnout dropped off a cliff again last year, just like it did in 2010. I was wondering why, so I asked. I polled Florida non-voters. I found that the main reason why they didn't vote last year was simple: They couldn't see any difference between the candidates. Show More Summary
This Catholic school provides a reminder that "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" doesn't work. The post Catholic School Teacher Suddenly Fired After Parents Find Out About Her Wife Of 8 Years appeared first on ThinkProgress.
A few days ago I received an email from yet another naysayer telling me that I was wrong about self-driving cars and we would not see them in his lifetime.I don't recall precisely how I answered, but it was along the lines of "Are you...Show More Summary
I swear on my glasses I'm smarter than I was last time around. The new and improved Rick Perry offered this razor-sharp analysis over the weekend when he was asked whether he would try to bring back "don't ask, don't tell" as president. "I have no reason to think that that's going to be able to be done. Show More Summary
Yanis Varoufakis didn’t think it would come to this. A little over a year ago, the Greek FinMin documented his thoughts on a possible Greek endgame, asking “what if Berlin and Frankfurt don’t budge and tell Athens to go jump off theShow More Summary
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Are you relatively new to this bustling metropolis? Don't be shy about it, everyone was new to New York once upon a time, except, of course, those battle-hardened residents who've lived here their whole lives and Know It All. One of these lifers works among us at Gothamist—publisher Jake Dobkin grew up in Park Slope and still resides there. Show More Summary
Vesuvio Solo drop some hazy, nostalgic VHS visuals for their slinky/seductive single “Don’t Ask, Don’t... Read more »
When don't have much good to say about a former employee, what should you tell reference-checkers?
I know that this is your fourth Bloody Mary, and I can tell that you're super high on Ambien. Just don't tell me I have a sexy PA voice or ask me for a sparkling water—we have club soda.
Apps can do anything from shopping to predicting weather and traffic to getting you on the right train or Uber One thing a lot of apps don't do: get your mother to stop asking why you never call and never write any more, tell your grandma...Show More Summary
As we take turns pushing her one-year-old brother in his stroller, my daughter asks me why people don't just stay away from bad people, then they won't be trafficked. I tell her that usually the story starts out with hope. In fact, sometimes it starts off like a fairy tale and the person can't believe his luck. Show More Summary