“My style of parenting is very similar to that of my parents, minus the concept of ownership. I think that, specifically in African American households, the idea coming out of slavery, there’s a concept of your children being property and that was a major part that Jada and I released with our kids. We respect [...]
I think the barista just suggested I try decaf, but it's hard to tell what he's saying with his teeth suddenly knocked out like that.
You've got to give Khloe Kardashian credit: It's not every girl who thinks Oh, I'm going to be photographed today, time to pile glitter allllll over my eyelids. Not only did she think it yesterday before heading out to the HPNOTIQ Glam Louder Program Launch at Mr. Show More Summary
The other day I suggested perhaps adding blocking to HN, mostly as a way of starting a discussion. And it led to some interesting ideas that I think are worth considering. A lot of the personal attacks come from accounts created to post one message. Show More Summary
Celeb ladies who happen to be mommies get pretty much asked the same questions in interviews -- most of which are variations on these two inquiries 1). Aren't you panicked as shit about aging? 2). What's it like to be a mommy? Luckily, Julianne Moore recognizes how lame it is to repeatedly ask actresses about these same novel topics. Show More Summary
The current unemployment rate of 7.5% may be a five-year low, but it sure doesn't feel like it compared to the average U.S. unemployment rate of 5.81% between 1948 and 2013. You'd think an environment like this -- in which businesses...Show More Summary
Homophobes have a branding problem. Most Americans now think gay sex is "acceptable" (how gracious of them) and thus are turned off by politicians and pundits who, say, compare homosexuality to pedophilia or generally think gay people are icky. Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Tough Love, Moon Boots, Chris Malinchak, Chims Song: Real Nice - Cocktail Skies [download here] What's so good? I like the idea of cocktail skies. It’s got me thinking of the lyrics fromShow More Summary
Post by Linda Sharps Guys, I'm a little concerned about Morgan Freeman. I think he's maybe working too hard these days, which wouldn't be a big surprise considering the fact that he's got something like six films releasing in 2013 and two that are currently filming. Show More Summary
By Ian Anderson of music crowdfunding blog Launch + Release. As a musician, you typically have no problem imagining how awesome your new idea is going to turn out… It’s sorta like picturing how your ex will suddenly take you back when they hear your song. Show More Summary
So, you think that your tablet or Ultrabook is the next best thing since sliced bread when it comes to computing power? Well, here is news for you – HP might be on to something here with the recently announced [...] Like It, +1, Tweet It, Pin It Original content from Ubergizmo.
Could data mining change the way comics are made in the future? Rob Salkowitz seems to think so: Digital comics represent something like 10-15% of the market, but their rapid growth gives reason to believe they are a good proxy for the comics audience at large – both direct-market and the broader mainstream. Readership numbers [...]
Most people who saw Wolf Blitzer's instantly viral interview with a atheist Oklahoma tornado survivor thought it was just Wolf being Wolf, casually asking someone if they "thanked the lord" without stopping first to wonder if that person believed in God. But Glenn Beck saw something slightly more sinister afoot.
Like the rest of the gaming world, the eyes of the Shacknews community was on Tuesday's Xbox One reveal event. Some enjoyed the hardware and entertainment features, others are taking a wait-and-see approach until E3, but many others left the event disappointed. Show More Summary
Audrey MacLean has an unusual formula for winning: Think like an entrepreneur.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), like a few too many pundits, is eager to find a common thread connecting the various political controversies of the day. And in a new Washington Post op-ed, the Republican leader thinks he's found it: that rascally President Obama …
In honor of the yarzheit (anniversity) of my mother's death, I am reprinting a post from March 14, 2007. The message remains important for all families, and I think she would have liked me to remind you.In the story below, there is an important sentence: We discussed possible actions with Dr. Show More Summary
Like everyone else on the internet, we can't stop thinking about what's surely the craziest, most symbolism-heavy episode of the series.
Everyone knows Taylor and Selena are besties and as a bestie, Swift reportedly does not think Justin Bieber is good for Selena.
Can electronics retailer Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY) really keep its stock afloat by focusing on a niche market like ultra-high-definition TVs? You’d think it would have learned after the debacle that was 3-D TV, but it seems it’s following the same script when it comes to the next next-gen advance in big small-screen viewing. As my [...]