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See the photo that transformed the life of a boy in the Philippines

A humble photo of a 9-year-old boy studying outside by the dim light of a McDonald’s in the Philippines is tugging at the hearts of people all over the world.
Categories: Media, Social impact

Old Navy shopper takes a stand against fat-shaming with full-body selfie

Old Navy, thank you for having adorable clothes for all shapes & sizes. I’d like to tell you the story behind this tank… Posted by Rachel Taylor on Friday, July 3, 2015 Wedding photographer Rachel Taylor was shopping for a patriotic outfit at Ol…
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The Warriors (and my tween) made me buy a television

Last night my family gathered around a TV in our living room to watch the Warriors game. My husband and I and our three children packed onto the couch, eating Indian food and cheering on Steph Curry. This was an unusual event for my family because up u…
Categories: Media

Watch kids react to the Apple Watch

The Fine Bros have become known for their “Kids React” videos in which they typically show children something old, say a record player, and collect funny quotes their reactions. In their latest video, they’ve decided to show kids something entire…

Mom fires back at Internet trolls who mocked her sick toddler with memes

When a South Carolina mother posted an image of her daughter on her second birthday on Facebook, she was simply sharing her joy with friends and family. She never imagined her toddler would be turned into an online sensation through a viral Internet j…
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S.C. police arrest Queen Elsa of ‘Frozen’ for cold temperatures

Last week, a Kentucky police department issued a tongue-in-cheek arrest warrant for Frozen‘s Elsa, blaming the queen for the southern state’s icy temperatures. This week the pun continued when a blast of cold air hit South Carolina and police in Ha…
Categories: Frozen Elsa, Media

Target ad features child with Down syndrome

An adorable 2-year-old playing with an activity cube and sporting a pink ruffled dress and leopard-print tights is the star of a Target ad that made a splash last week. With soft blonde locks and a sparkling smile, Izzy Bradley of Minnesota has the loo…
Categories: Down Syndrome, Media

Polish playground bans Winnie the Pooh for ‘dubious sexuality’

He’s addicted to honey, gets stuck in holes and wears no pants. What’s more, Winnie the Pooh seems to be a hermaphrodite. A Polish playground is making news headline for declaring the huggable bear inappropriate for children. The character beloved …

How the Marx Brothers got my family to laugh together

From three seats away, I could hear my 9-year-old son laughing, sweet flurries of giggles flowing freely. I looked over at him and his eyes were watering as if he’d been chopping onions in the kitchen. He caught my gaze and gave me a look that seemed…

New moms strip down for ‘Allure’ magazine’s annual naked issue

Two new moms are among the celebrity women who took off their clothes and posed for Allure magazine’s annual “nudes” issue. Jenna Dewan-Tatum gave birth to Everly in May, though you’d never know it from looking at her beautifully toned body hor…
Categories: Media