What These Teens Did To A Mentally Disabled Man Will Make You Want To Cry
58At an early age, I was encouraged to see everyone as simply human, regardless of age, race, orientation or disability. Our uniqueness is what makes us special and our humanity is what brings us all together. And as a substitute teacher, some of my best days are spent working in the special education ..
Footage Of Stampede After Hearing Firecrackers Is A Sign Of What Life Has Become
52Prior to the events of 9/11, many of us had never heard the phrase “terrorist attack” used in everyday conversation. But as the political climate of the world has changed over the past 16 years, so has our concept of safety. With the recent attacks in Manchester, London, and Kabul, fear of going ..
What She Endured At 11 Years Old Reveals A Horrifying Truth About Child Marriage
66Author Sherry Johnson was just 11 years old when she forcibly became a wife and mother. The father of her child was a 20-year-old member of her church who’d raped her. When she was a little girl, Johnson and her family attended a conservative Pentecostal church in Florida, and says she was sexually ..
These Cute Videos Prove Cops And Guards Loved This Concert As Much As We Did
55On May 22, suicide bomber Salman Abedi detonated a homemade bomb following singer Ariana Grande’s concert at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. In what was the deadliest attack in the U.K. since the July 2005 London bombings, 23 adults and children, including Abedi, were killed and 119 were ..
When This Man Saw A Dog In A Net, He Knew He Had To Save It From A Horrid Fate
65We’ve written recently about the success animal activists have had in putting an end to the Yulin Dog Meat Festival. This is a huge victory for the thousands of dogs and cats that would be slaughtered there each year, but it’s important to remember that dog meat is still a delicacy in many ..
If You Love American Ninja Warrior, You’ll Freak Out When You See What This Dad Made
44Loads of people (including me) are fans of the show “American Ninja Warrior.” The reality television program (along with its counterparts across the world) features athletes tackling obstacles that are tough by any standard imaginable. It’s a celebration of the human body and what’s ..
This Girl Wrote A College Application Essay About Pizza…And It Got Her Into Yale
35Applying to colleges is a stressful experience, especially when it comes to writing those dreaded essays that are supposed to prove whether you’re a good enough fit for the school of your choice. No pressure, right? While it’s pretty safe to say that not many people particularly enjoy writing ..
You’ve Seen Ventriloquists Before, But What This 12-Year-Old Can Do Is On Another Level
40I don’t know about you, but I’ve always found ventriloquism kind of creepy. That’s not to say that I don’t think it’s a talent. It’s totally a talent, it just usually involves creepy dolls saying and doing totally weird stuff. That could be why it’s going out of style ..
Here’s How You Don’t Want Your Man To React When You Catch The Bouquet
40Weddings are full of all kinds of crazy traditions, and some of them are pretty entertaining. One popular activity at wedding receptions is for the unmarried women in attendance to stand behind the bride. The newly married woman then throws her bouquet of flowers into the crowd of people behind her. ..
Let This Video Serve As A Reminder That Mom Always Knows What You’re Up To
36Pulling pranks on loved ones is a time-honored tradition. Recently, I wrote about an adorable elderly woman who decided to pull a prank on her husband using nothing but a water bottle and a coin. It worked to hilarious effect and the video went totally viral. They just couldn’t stop laughing and obviously ..