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Joe Biden's promise to a mom with a transgender child was clear, decisive, and right

Joe Biden's promise to a mom with a...

One of the questions many Americans had when Trump became president was how he would...

New Zealand news anchor Tova O'Brien shows the world how to handle fake news peddlers

New Zealand news anchor Tova O'Brien...

As the once-celebrated Information Age devolves into the hell-hole-ish Misinformation...

A short, simple and irrefutable explanation why there's no such thing as 'white pride'

A short, simple and irrefutable explanation...

When it comes to the topic of race, we all have questions. And sometimes, it honestly...

A man named Edmund simply tweeted 'I am not OK' and received a worldwide tsunami of support

A man named Edmund simply tweeted 'I...

Eight months into the coronavirus pandemic, many of us are feeling the weight of...

Homer reads a list of 50 reasons not to vote for Trump in 'The Simpsons' upcoming Halloween episode

Homer reads a list of 50 reasons not...

On October 18, "The Simpsons" will debut it's 31st "Treehouse of Terror" Halloween...

Professor used to teaching to a blank screen surprised when students tell him 'I love you'

Professor used to teaching to a blank...

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended education in every way imaginable. While it's...

A mother's heartbreaking story highlights the challenge of defining 'late-term abortion'

A mother's heartbreaking story highlights...

Part of the problem with debating abortion legislation is that there is no clear...

A bride's bouquet toss 'plot twist' has people all up in their feelings

A bride's bouquet toss 'plot twist'...

It's a well-known standard of etiquette that you don't upstage a bride at her wedding....

Someone placed funny, fake historic plaques on park benches around this Canadian city

Someone placed funny, fake historic...

Graffiti is an underground form of expression that can be seen as anything from...

'Kid, you got the job': Henry Thomas' 'E.T' screen test is still awesome for an actor of any age

'Kid, you got the job': Henry Thomas'...

Steven Spielberg's "E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial" is one of the greatest films ever...

Trump campaign adviser tried to 'diss' Biden by comparing him to Mr. Rogers. It didn't end well.

Trump campaign adviser tried to 'diss'...

Judging by social media posts, one of the most common reactions to Joe Biden's town...

Disney has added new 'negative racial depictions' warnings to six of its classic films

Disney has added new 'negative racial...

There are two conflicting viewpoints when it comes to addressing culture from that...

'Back to the Future' actor has a hilarious card for fans with questions about the movie

'Back to the Future' actor has a hilarious...

Thomas F. Wilson played one of the most recognizable villains in film history, Biff...

Racists 'Zoom-bombed' Rep. Jahana Hayes' event but her response showed exactly how to defeat them

Racists 'Zoom-bombed' Rep. Jahana Hayes'...

Jahana Hayes serves in Congress as the Representative of a district in northwest...

Hiker shares viral video of a territorial cougar mom following him for 6 unforgettable minutes

Hiker shares viral video of a territorial...

Kyle Burgess, 26, recorded a terrifying, six-minute encounter with a cougar (aka...

Pete Buttigieg brilliantly explains the problems with Constitutional 'originalism'

Pete Buttigieg brilliantly explains...

Pete Buttigieg is having a moment. The former mayor of South Bend, Indiana keeps...

This Harlem chef is cooking up international dishes to strengthen his local community

This Harlem chef is cooking up international...

The COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately affected diverse communities due largely...

A U.S. Senate candidate asked people to prove her racist assertion wrong. And boy, did they ever.

A U.S. Senate candidate asked people...

Sometimes a politician says or does something so brazenly gross that you have to...