What started out as a harmless catfish joke during a Father’s Day outing in Maumelle, Arkansas, soon turned into a deadly situation for a 13-year-old boy, named Aiden, and his mother, Melissa Menchaca. In a practical joke involving a live catfish, Menchaca tried to get the catfish to cooperate and give her son a ‘kiss’, however, the... Show More Summary
Chicago, Illinois (The Weekly Vice) - Xavier Guzman, a 25-year-old Illinois man, was jailed Monday after he allegedly shot an innocent stranger because he wasn't allowed to see his child on father's day. According to Chicago police,Show More Summary
On Sunday I joined a gym for the first time. When the receptionist asked me why I was joining, I shrugged and said, "It's Father's Day." It seemed as good a reason as any, and I don't always like to satisfy people's curiosity.
By Conor Ahern, Task Force Ford Foundation Law Fellow Last week, Pew Research released a slew of polls cataloguing LGB Americans’ views and characteristics on a broad array of issues. It’s a fascinating deluge of data that variously reinforces, undermines and qualifies the contours of the experiences of lesbians, gay men and bisexuals. With Father’s Day […]
I bet you've spent your life patting yourself on the back for being a good kid who treated his/her parents nicely. But both Jimmy Kimmel and I are here to say shame on you because what the world really wants is for you to hilariously ruin holidays, like Father's Day. Show More Summary
One of the cruelest tricks grief plays on me is this: The unspeakable pain left by the loss of my extraordinary younger brother renders me unable to talk about him. He's the only one who could help me heal the pain left by his death but he is not here. read more
Benson, Bob Benson here. Fine day this is. Where are my manners? Can I get you anything, sir? Coffee? Tea, perhaps, if you’re looking for some, as my father used to say, caffeine minus the mean? I’m not sure what he meant by that. No one did. Horrible drunk. Just horrible. Fancy dresser, though. I have his pair of swimming trunks in my office, in fact.
Almost a year after my mother passed away, I confided in him that sometimes I still craved a mother's opinion or even the chance to talk about makeup or fashion trends. He joked that on even hours he was mom and on odd hours he was dad. He managed to possess a certain resilience that made us feel like, no matter what, we would be okay.
Despite his crushing loss, the teenage son of a popular Texas youth pastor Brian Jennings, who was killed just minutes before Father's Day while trying to help a stranded motorist, has decided to heed the lesson on forgiveness his dad had planned to teach on Sunday.
Fox News host Bill O’Reilly talks to the AP about adapting his many books for TV. “Killing Lincoln: was a hit for Nat Geo, and now “Killing Kennedy” is in production. O’Reilly is an executive producer of the TV adaptations, but he emphasizes...Show More Summary
Tool or tie? As Father’s Day nears, answering that question is, for some, as complex as the holiday gets. Heed the ads trotted out by hardware store chains and clothing retailers, and Father’s Day is merely the time to give him a gift and say, “Thanks, Dad." But as many of us—whether we’re 8 or [...]
Summary: Talk about your one-stop shopping. A supermarket in Texas offered free mammograms last weekend. If you recall, it was Father's Day weekend. Oh, and this is Men's Health Month, so you guys know where you rate. (Unless men got to watch?) Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at The Breast Center for Excellence in Amarillo joined forces with United Supermarkets...
Sunday was a pretty good day. It was both Father’s Day and Bloomsday. June 16 is called Bloomsday because that is the day that Leopold Bloom and Stephen Daedalus wandered around Dublin in James Joyce’s Ulysses. There is an all-day reading...Show More Summary
This is a comment by CJ on the post "What to the Child of Domestic Violence is Father’s Day?"
I witness Ezekiel's first Father's Day in a Philadelphia hotel room. I surmise that there are numerous others within our community celebrating this first today, one pinnacle amongst the many precious firsts that transgender men experience throughout our gender transitions.
Time magazine’s “Letters From Dad” collection for Father’s Day failed to include a single black father, and with the exception of one black liberal, the media have been largely silent on the omission. The collection, which featured letters from 15 fathers, managed to include three Latinos—Rubio, Lopez and Garcia, but no blacks. When Tampa Bay [...]
Post by Adriana Velez Joe Gibson thought he'd had a perfectly good Father's Day dinner with his four-year-old son. They's just enjoyed some chicken, soda, and fries at a Friendly's in St. Louis when Gibson got his bill. There, underneath...Show More Summary
While most fathers were enjoying brand-new ties and meals out on the town this past Sunday, RIFT Lead Game Designer Bill Fisher decided that he'd be a papa to the PvP game community and take care of their needs. Fisher went into theShow More Summary
Former NFL pro-baller Bob Whitfield proudly shows off his diploma after completing his bachelors degree at Stanford. [FLASHBACK: Bob Whitfield Supports SPAAG (Single Parents Aspiring to Achieve Greatness (PHOTOS)] Whitfield, who wasShow More Summary
For reasons I won't get into, I wasn't raised with my mother, which made Mother's Day difficult for me to begin with. But sitting on the sidelines while other kids made cards for their moms made it even harder. So I have sympathy for...Show More Summary