Who knew being a race car driver could be so sad and depressing? If this year's crop of ads are any indication, we might as well start calling Super Bowl Sunday "Father's Day 2." Here Nissan joins Toyota and Dove in simultaneously celebrating fatherhood while making all the dads sitting at home try to pretend they're not holding back tears. Read Full Story
Nearly two years ago, Charles Richard Jennings, Jr shot his father-in-law, James Evans, in church at their Father’s Day Mass. When the shooting ended, Jennings lit out, but he didn’t know that there were two military careerists in hot pursuit. Marine Master Gunnery Sergeant Alain Reyes and Air Force Master Sergeant Greg Bartel were both […]
Jeb Bush, pictured here with his grandfather, Prescott, is profiled by Michael Kranish the Boston Globe. …Bush almost ran aground in those first, formative prep school days. He bore little resemblance to his father, a star on many fronts at Andover, and might have been an even worse student than brother George. Classmates said he smoked [...]
The Boston Globe runs a profile of Jeb Bush during his high school days at Andover, where both his father and older brother attended. “But this Bush almost ran aground in those first, formative prep school days. He bore little [...] The post Jeb Bush’s Early Days appeared first on Political Wire.
Big day for Leah Still -- because her father told us the 4-year-old stars a new round of chemotherapy this morning that will hopefully crush her disease so badly, she can finally begin stem cell therapy. Cincinnati Bengals defensive lineman…
Just after Father's Day last year, 65-year-old Jose Asuncion Padilla was closing up his Lynwood taco shop when three people broke in through the back door of the kitchen. They shot him within seconds. Padilla later died at a hospital. The...Show More Summary
Bruce Jenner puts his arm around Khloe Kardashian while spending the day at the beach on Monday (January 26) in San Luis Obispo, Calif. The 65-year-old former Olympian and Khloe, 30, were joined for their day trip by Scott Disick to ride vehicles along the coast. Later on that day, Bruce was spotted grabbing coffee [...]
Kiera Driscoll, 5, of Las Vegas died just days after getting the flu. Kiera awoke on Sunday with a low grade fever. After being given a dose of children’s ibuprofen her father, Patrick Driscoll, said she felt better. “In fact, she was...Show More Summary
16-year-old Ashlynn Marracino was in a tough situation with her father starting at a young age. Her dad was in jail, and she refused to talk to him. Even after he got out and turned things around … until one day.
In Rodrigo Garcia‘s beautiful and lush film Last Days in the Desert, the journey is uncertain for a while. We follow Jesus, played by Ewan McGregor, as he enters the desert on a journey for truth. “Father, speak to me,” he says. As he...Show More Summary
In his QOTD a few days back, Doug DeMuro had this to say about his father’s decision to buy a Camry: “He wasn’t the BMW type. He wasn’t cool enough. Back then, few were.” Doug is a tad younger than I am, so his father was apparently in his forties back in the Nineties. My […] The post Bark’s Bites: Song for My Father appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Today was a pretty huge day for Destructoid. One of the founding fathers of the website returned to the fold and swiftly kicked NBA2K15 in the nuts. We reviewed the New 3DS with lukewarm appreciation, tempered with the customary cautioning for early adopters that's pretty much status quo for new console releases these days. Show More Summary
These days, Halloween has become plagued with franchise characters and a huge lack of originality. Before there were the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Crow and The Joker, there were… bags, shirts, markers, and a mother/father’s creative touch. Via Reddit, courtesy of Pinterest, comes this wonderful look back at Halloween 1900. Yes, 115 years ago. […]
Time sure does fly, especially in this modern age of sleeping pills and Facebook pages. Why, one day you’re a little boy eating computer code out of your father’s hand, and the next you wake up and you’re an almost full-grown adult writing about the recently announced Prurient album on Tiny Mix Tapes. Show More Summary
The sons of ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak were released from custody Friday, two days before the fourth anniversary of an uprising that ended their father's rule and led to their imprisonment.
For nearly five months, an eight-year-old child in Hubei province skipped breakfast and used the money to purchase lottery tickets, hoping that he might win big and give the earnings to his sick father who is in need of a kidney transplant. [ more › ]
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Today the Department of Awesome Parenting salutes Roman Atwood, father, director and dedicated prankster, who transformed the entire main floor of his home into a ball pit while his wife Britt was out for the day. His kids were thrilled, as we would be too. Show More Summary
Jason Pockrandt tells the story of how he lost his father at 17. The post Three Days and Four Choices appeared first on The Good Men Project.
How does it feel when you have been childless all your life and one fine day you discover that you have a 61-year-old son? Ask 81-year-old Tony Trapani of Grand Rapids, Michigan! Tony and his late wife Gertrude Trapani were married for 50 years until her death in 2008. Show More Summary