Sarah Jones was remembered by The Vampire Diaries after the young crew member died on the set of a movie filming in Georgia, and the show’s producer hopes the tragedy can raise awareness of on-set safety. Jones was on the crew of the popular CW television show, but was working on the set of the... Show More Summary
The Intellectual STD (Space Time Distortion) After MANY, MANY DECADES Of HARVESTING THE VALUABLES OF THE BLACK COMMUNITY, Selling The Notion That The "Americanized Negroes' COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT HOPES" Will Be Addressed By The BAYARD...Show More Summary
[Content Note: Guns; transphobia.]Piers Morgan, who is also the worst, will no longer be hosting his primetime CNN show. OH NOES! Alec Baldwin and Piers Morgan IN ONE DAY?! How will we all survive this national tragedy?! I hope President...Show More Summary
While it’s obvious that not all depressing films will be inspirational to viewers, a sizable percentage of films deemed "inspirational" inevitably make me want to crawl into the corner of my couch and bury my head between the cushions while I contemplate my life and what it’s worth. Show More Summary
23-30 Mar The Holocaust Film Series strives to teach, heal and memorialise through stories of courage, tragedy and hope. Twenty-one films and documentaries from...
We only hope that more actors and celebs speak out about the tragedy that is drug addiction. After the unexpected death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman on Sunday, many of his peers in the industry have spoken out about his passing. While some bashed the Hunger Games actor death, others like Demi Lovato used his death as [...]
If you are as klutzy as I am (hopefully not, because I would feel terrible for you), you know the tragedy of shattering drinking glasses all over your house. Fortunately, scientists at Montreal's McGill University want to save us this pain, developing a new type of glass that actually bends when it hits the floor instead of breaking. Finally!
Only, it’s more like “every time as farce, and hopefully not tragedy.” And leaving aside the fact that they’ve already had their bluff called twice, the nominal basis of their bluff is particularly pathetic. They seem very impressed with their shiny new “bailout” idiocy, but if there’s anything the funders of Republican Party will like [...]
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Disturbia‘s D.J. Caruso has come on board to direct supernatural pic Selling Time for Fox, says Variety. “The story tells the story of a main who sells pieces of his life in order to relive one day when he hopes to alter a tragedy that... Read More
Not often have a read a post-abortion story that was filled with such compounded tragedy. The following is such a sad read. Thanks to Lisa for wanting to share, with the hope she can stop someone else from making the same mistake. Guest post by Lisa When I was 20 years old, I became pregnant […]
Have you heard of country music? Apparently it discusses the lives and times, hopes and aspirations, heartbreaks and tragedies of people who live in the "country." Truth be told, most country fan...
If personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures, then there was something gorgeous about him, some heightened sensitivity to the promises of life... it was an extraordinary gift for hope, a romantic readiness such as I have never found in any other person and which it is not likely I shall [...]
The fighting pride of the Philippines is back this weekend, hoping to uplift a nation devastated by recent tragedy. Watch episode one of 24/7 on HBO for the prize fight between Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios at The Venetian in Macao, China, this weekend (Sat., Nov. 23, 2013).
The Philippines Typhoon has brought tragedy and devastation to many, but a little baby girl has brought hope to many. Emily Ortega, 21, and her baby girl, Bea Joy Sagales, are making news because they brought some much-needed light into a devastated city. Show More Summary
Mariel Hemingway has a lot of tragedy in her family’s history. The actress and writer is ready to share that history in a new documentary, one she hopes will shed light on mental illness and depression. It’s a topic Mariel is quite familiar with. Show More Summary
Minamata Convention on Mercury, a global legally binding instrument on mercury was adopted in Minamata, Japan. The city known for tragedy now hopes to be known for solutions.
Shaken by the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School and determined to prevent future tragedies, a team of high school students in Washington, D.C., has invented a new locking device for classroom doors. They hope the device can keep...Show More Summary
It was a normal Tuesday morning for me that fateful day when a 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck the central Philippines.
Heart-breaking accounts of cyber bullying and suicide seem all too common, but a new study offers hope that social media can become an early warning system to help prevent such tragedies. Researchers at Brigham Young University examined tweets originating from all 50 states over a three month period. Show More Summary