Post by Alaisha Key. No matter how much women have proven that they do in fact run the world, issues like feminine care and hygiene are still taboo subjects to talk about, even between women. The major topic being swept under the rug...Show More Summary
Let me rant and rave a little bit about the “fact and opinion” exercises that are given to school children. (Here, I am operating in the tradition of C. S. Lewis, who in the Abolition of Man complained about the implied positivist philosophy that he thought to be smuggled into students’ English textbooks). Show More Summary
368 days until the first day of classes. My recent discussion about the fact that I have interests that a person with good desires would not have – interests that motivate me to spend time playing computer games – brings up the issue...Show More Summary
Here’s everything you need to know about the movie that taught us drinking beer isn’t just something you do with friends—it’s something you dominate.
APPALACHIA’S MELUNGEONS: From The Economist. Excerpt: The two big questions about them encapsulate their ambiguous status—on the boundaries of races and territories, and between suffering and hope, imagination and fact. Where did the Melungeons come from? And do they still exist?
Photo by Joe Cermele A 6-foot gator gar. Dawson Hefner caught his first alligator gar when he was 16 years old, drifting a chunk of freshwater drum under a Coke bottle in Texas’s Sabine River. When he saw that bottle get ripped under...Show More Summary
I heard an interesting fact the other day. There’s 7.2 billion people on the planet today, with a combined wealth of about $241 Trillion dollars. If you took those 7.2 billion people, lined them up from the very poorest of the poor on one side, to the richest of the rich on the other side, the top 85 would have […]
Amber Heard has just fired back at Johnny Depp, saying if he really cares about donating Amber's divorce settlement he'll ante up $14 million, not $7 mil... and in fact she's insisting on that. Amber's team tells TMZ, Johnny is not being up-front…
The adage “What you don’t know won’t hurt you” is very misleading, especially for people in transition or otherwise contemplating a career change. Not only is the contention untrue, but also it in fact hinders the ability to get what you want. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, the world was given its first glimpse of Bill Skarsgård in full costume as Pennywise the Clown, otherwise known as It. There was quite a bit of negative backlash over his look, with many lamenting the fact that he looks too evil as opposed to an everyday clown like Tim Curry’s Pennywise. Not […]
On Monday Vivian covered the fact that Harry Potter himself Daniel Radcliffe has some admittedly racist friends, which led to a long discussion in the comments about judging a person's value based on their sometimes wrong beliefs. That of course...
With the 10th-largest GDP, Canada has one of the biggest economies in the world. Here are 13 incredible facts about its economy, consumers, culture, and resources. Check them out below. About 500-600 moose-vehicle collisions are reported...Show More Summary
John McTernan is on fine form with this article in The Telegraph about Jeremy Corbyn and his 'Traingate' fiasco. But the killer lines are all from Richard Branson and the Virgin Trains spokesperson who says matter of factly: "We're a...Show More Summary
It’s been a while since I posted about babies born on airplanes (and named after that fact!). So here are two at once: Shona Kirsty Yves (S.K.Y.) – In 1991, a baby girl born on a British Airways flight from Ghana to the UK was named Shona Kirsty Yves, the initials of her three given […]
“Why aren’t we talking about Huma [Abedin] and her ties to the Muslim Brotherhood? Why aren’t we talking about the fact that she was an editor for a Sharia newspaper?” — Rep. Sean Duffy (R-Wis.), interview on CNN, Aug. 23, 2016 Huma Abedin is a longtime aide to Hillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee for president, […]
The current arguments against Hillary Clinton must not be good enough reasons for people to vote against her. The GOP is pushing the narrative that she’s a liar despite the fact they have a nominee that only tells the truth about 10% of the time. They’re still pushing the email server issue and the Clinton [...]Show More Summary
David Rutz at the Washington Free Beacon caught NBC correspondent Andrea Mitchell making a very strange argument on Wednesday’s Morning Joe about Hillary’s staunch opposition to any special prosecutor in the Whitewater scandal. Mitchell...Show More Summary
Psoriasis is a much-misunderstood disease, often kept under wraps by sufferers who want to hide their skin lesions. This week, Dr. Sara Ferguson, a dermatologist at Penn State Medical Group in State College, separates fact from myth about psoriasis and the various treatment options.
50 Cent Explains Outrage Over “Power” Peen Scene [Video] Fans of POWER may recall getting an eyeful of 50’s real live man-meat on the show a few weeks back…and then hearing 50 get all upset about it after the fact,