President Donald Trump is shown firing an actor playing former President Barack Obama in a recently resurfaced video from 2012, when he was considering running for president. Details about the video came to light in former Trump attorney Michael Cohen's book, Disloyal: A Memoir, out on Tuesday via Skyhorse Publishing. According to The New York […]
UPDATED with statements from New York Attorney General and lawyers: Amid a growing chorus of objections and opposition, a federal judge this morning killed the proposed $19 million settlement for victims of Harvey Weinstein. “Based on my studies of the papers, based on my study of the objection papers, and based on the flaws that […]
Taylor Swift, who once was condemned for her political silence, is making up for lost time. The singer/songwriter spoke out Friday on Pride Live's Stonewall Day livestream event, condemning the US Census for offering only two choices for gender. The event is an annual commemoration of the 1969 Stonewall uprising, which many cite as sparking […]
One day after former President Barack Obama called on Americans to "a president, a Congress, a U.S. Justice Department, and a federal judiciary that actually recognize the ongoing, corrosive role that racism plays in our society and want to do something about it," his predecessor, George W. Bush has weighed in on the death of […]
Jimmy Kimmel's monologue was somber and serious tonight, as the late-night host shared his thoughts on the George Floyd death in Minneapolis and its aftermath. Kimmel ran down the facts of the case as he saw them, and lamented "the senseless acts of violence that were brought on by a senseless act of violence," and […]
Megyn Kelly said Thursday that she has done an on-camera interview with Tara Reade, the woman who accused Joe Biden of sexual assaulting her in 1993. In an appearance on MSNBC's Morning Joe last week, Biden vigorously denied the allegations and said that they "never, never happened." Kelly wrote on Twitter, "MK EXCLUSIVE: Former Biden […]
President Donald Trump is taking his act on the road, heading to India for a rally and some deal-making on the subcontinent. An eager Commander-in-Tweet fired off a few messages before departing, and told reporters gathered at the White House for his departure that he expects a huge turnout for his public appearances in Ahmedabad. […]
CNN anchor Anderson Cooper lost his cool during a Friday night interview with newly released former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. In a contentious interview, Cooper finally boiled over after hearing Blagojevich's defense of his gubernatorial record and his criminal case. Blagojevich was convicted of trying to sell or trade the Illinois Senate seat that Barack […]
The newspaper followed the lead of Getty Images and issued the misprint.
A school in Georgia sent a "consent to paddle form" home to parents after reinstating the old-school method of punishment.
The 20-year-old “Modern Family” actress is known for her daring looks, which include plunging necklines and an exposed midriff, or whatever else makes her feel good.
The 18-year-old has been banned from the prom because of his gun-related social media posts: "2nd amendment part 2. YeeYee," he tweeted.
The teenager was arrested after an altercation with mall security. She shared the controversal videos on social media.
A mom shared the face transformation she did on her daughter to accompany her Moana costume, and when negative comments arrived, Mom felt inclined to post a PSA.
Earlier this week, popular breastfeeding support Facebook group Breastfeeding Mama Talk posted this picture of a mom breastfeeding. Not so strange, right? But after reading the caption on the image, the photo quickly went viral, with many commenters voicing their distaste.
“The Christmas tree is a celebration of togetherness, a joyful symbol of hope and love. While the medical reference is more than evident, Hirst does take Christmas traditions into account. Giant pills are put together to resemble snowmen while garlands of sausage links are meant to reflect Christmas as being a time of plenty.
@iloveugly Trust that nervous instinct it’s probably trying to tell you something useful. “The images use women’s bodies as mere props and promote unequal power dynamics,” Rae Duff, the president for the National Council of Women for New Zealand told BuzzFeed. “It reflects how too often women in our society are seen as merely sexual objects and this feeds into our culture of abuse and violence against women.
Picking a Halloween costume – be it for yourself or your kid – isn’t as easy as it used to be. As any girl can attest to, when it comes to costumes, the usual options tend to fall into the category of “cute” or “sexy.” But one dad is hoping to change that. John Marcotte is the founder of Heroic Girls, an organization “dedicated to empowering girls by advocating for strong role models in alternative media — particularly comics.” He also happens to have two daughters. Knowing that Halloween was around the corner, he decided to make a call to parents to seek out costumes for their girls that are more than simply cute. ALSO SEE: Sexy Halloween kids costumes at Value Village anger mom“When choosing a costume, boys are told they can be anything they want: brave, scary, smart, adventurous and more,” he explains. “The costumes designed for girls, on the other hand, tell them that no matter what they aspire to be, the only thing that society truly values is that they look ‘cute.’” Using the hashtag #MoreThanCute, Marcotte hopes to encourage parents to break the cycle of gender stereotypes. ALSO SEE: Mom blasts party store for sexist Halloween costumes“We think girls dream just as big as boys. We think their potential is unlimited. We think that their costumes should be ‘more than cute,’” he says. Click through the gallery above to see some of the costumes submitted so far:
British fashion designer Stella McCartney has stopped using wool from an Argentine supplier because of animal-cruelty concerns. McCartney is one of several designers around the globe who doesn’t use leather, fur, or animal skin in her clothing. After People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) released a video showing the alleged treatment of sheep, she announced via Instagram that she would no longer use wool from Ovis21.