Today, I Cried

ShareTweetPin Today I cried. I cried hard. I sat at top of the staircase, covered my face, & cried. When he saw me start to come down the stairs, The Toddler ran behind the recliner to hide. He knew he wasn’t allowed to have the cereal but there it was spilled all over the kitchen counter I had just finished scrubbing. Become A Contributor He was hiding from me, afraid I would start yelling again. I wanted to. I would have. But instead, I cried. He watched me for a moment; confusion turning into concern. “Oh Mom,” he said, “please don’t cry.” But I just sat there. Exhausted, defeated, & broken. He brought me his ball & his racecar. He …

Apple is under formal antitrust probe in Russia

Make way for another antitrust investigation into big tech. Step forward Russia’s Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS), which has opened an official probe of Apple — following a complaint lodged in March by security company Kaspersky Labs. Kaspersky’s complaint to FAS followed a change in Apple’s policy towards a parental control app it offers, called Kaspersky Safe Kids. Discussing the complaint in a blog post the security firm says Apple contacted it in 2017 to inform it that the use of configuration profiles is against App Store policy, even though

People Continue Posting Things That Annoy Them More Than They Should (45 New Pics)

Disappointed and angry, people turn to the Internet. Here, they’re posting photos of the things that drive them crazy, hoping that someone will share their pain. And who are we to let them down? Bored Panda has put together a list of pics to prove just how annoying everyday situations can get, so continue scrolling and upvote your (least) favorite entries. #2 When You Spend 30 Mins Guessing Your Passwords And Decide To Reset It And This Happens Paul Garrity, however, believes he may have found the evolutionary seeds of annoyance, in the reactions to one of nature’s most annoying creatures: the fly. The associate professor of biology at Brandeis University has devoted his time to studying the fruit fly. …

The Betches’ Bachelorette Guide to Atlanta Betches

If your only associations with Atlanta are the Super Bowl and any of Coca Cola’s millions of diabetes-inducing drinks, allow a former ATL resident to open your eyes to all of the legit things the A has to offer. You’re welcome. Look, I’ll admit, Atlanta is def not famous for being a travel destination, but that needs to change because it’s the fourth largest city in the f*cking world (land mass-wise, obv), which means there’s a lot of space for fun sh*t to go down. Let’s go! How To Get There , like, Nashville, I highly recommend flying from wherever you live to get to Atlanta. Please note, before you land: absolutely nobody down here calls it “Hotlanta”, so don’t …

Trump Freaks Out Over The Hunt, a Satirical Film He Doesnt Understand, as U.S. Reels From Mass Shootings

After days of seeming to focus on comforting mass-shooting victims, pushing expanded background checks for gun purchases, lashing out at making fun of Fox host Shepard Smith, President Trump took time out of his busy Friday to highlight yet another personal grievance: an upcoming Racist movie from Liberal Hollywood, the satirical point of which the president couldnt understand or seemingly didnt care to grasp. Hollywood, I don't call them the elites, Trump complained to reporters at the White House on Friday. I think the elites are people they go after in many cases, but Hollywood is really terrible. You're talking about racists? Hollywood is racist. He added, What theyre doing with the kind of movies they're putting out, it's actually …

The Beyonc Feminism Professor Explains How You Get A Gig Teaching Courses On Music & Women You Love

Larry Busacca/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images // Matt Wright-Steel / Courtesy of U. Texas Press Professor Omise’eke Tinsley’s Beyoncé & Rihanna Class At UT Austin Shows The Power Of Pop Culture By Caroline Colvin 4 days ago You can’t deny that Beyoncé and Rihanna are the gold standard of pop: endlessly talented, continuously innovative, and so damn fun to watch. You don’t have to be an admiral in Rihanna’s Navy or a card-carrying member of the Bey Hive to see there’s to learn from these two forces of nature. Luckily, if you’re a student of Dr. Omise’eke Tinsley at the University of Texas at Austin, you truly get to do that. And, as you can imagine, there are no “typical” days …

People Think Ariana Grande Has A New Boyfriend Betches

It feels like it’s been decades since we last talked about Ariana Grande’s personal life, but just a year ago we were still getting almost daily updates about her relationship with Pete Davidson. Time really flies. We haven’t known what’s up in Ariana’s dating life since she and Pete broke up last October, but now there are rumors she has a new man. The rumors were kicked off last week, when Ariana Grande pretty randomly dropped a new song with hip hop duo Social House. Mainly, it seemed random because Ariana is in the middle of a tour right now, so it doesn’t seem like she’s going to be making another album right away. But when you look at the …

7 Lessons From The Last Summer I Wish I Had Known At 17

Katee Fletcher Updated August 9, 2019 By Netflix Netflix’s romantic comedy, is a cute film that follows the story lines of a few different teenagers right after they graduate high school. I went into the movie expecting it to be overly dramatic and corny like most high school romcom stories. However, after watching the movie for a bit, I came to realize that beneath the romcom cheesiness were lessons that held a lot of weight, especially for those just graduating high school. Take a look below to see  the ones I found to be the most impactful. 1. Success looks different for everyone and that’s okay. Before graduating high school, we are all exposed to the pressure of needing to …

Trump gripes about his critics while at the scene of tragedy

(CNN)As President Donald Trump departed the Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio, on Wednesday, he told officials traveling with him the visit was a smash success. By the time he was ready to return to Washington, the most memorable part of his trip, for him, seemed to be the doctors’ and nurses’ welcome of him, even after a day spent confronting the lingering pain of more mass shootings. “We had an amazing day, as you know,” Trump said in the corridor of an emergency coordination center in El Paso, Texas, his final stop in a city where an anti-immigrant gunman had shot 22 people dead. “The love, the respect for the office of the presidency. It was, I wish you …

‘I was denied screening because of my disability’

When Kerry Thompson, 40, from Milton Keynes, who has muscular dystrophy, was told she could no longer have cancer screening at home when she moved house. This was despite the test showing up abnormalities that needed regular appointments. Gay women ‘at risk of cervical cancer too’ What happens during a smear test ‘This is for anyone with a vagina’ ‘Nothing they could do’ “I had a new GP and I explained the situation – that the rooms were too small for my wheelchair to fit in and there was no hoist or wide bed for me to use,” she said. “I also would need two nurses to help hold my legs, which can flop over. “I can’t be the only …

Portland Braces for Another Round of Proud Boys, Antifa Fights

Portland residents and police are bracing for potential violence at two rival rallies next week, after attacks earlier this summer made national headlines. On Aug. 17, members of the far-right Proud Boys mens group, led by former Infowars reporter Joe Biggs, will meet at Portlands waterfront for a rally theyre describing as a rally to End Domestic Terrorism. Were pretty concerned, said Lindsay Schubiner, a program director at the left-leaning Western States Center. Far-right paramilitaries like the Proud Boys have continued to escalate their violent assaults and confrontations in Portland, and the event thats planned for August 17 seem to be very much in line with similar political violence that theyve brought to the city before. Nearby, antifascists and other …

Data-driven events discovery and planning startup Fever raises $35 million led by Rakuten

Fever, a startup that uses proprietary algorithms to help companies plan events, announced today that it has raised $35 million led by Rakuten Capital, the investment arm of Japanese internet giant Rakuten . Other investors in the round, which brings Fever’s total raised to $70 million, included Atresmedia, Accel and Michael Zeisser, the former chairman of U.S. investments for Alibaba Group. Zeisser will also join Fever’s board. Based in Madrid and London, Fever’s app generates personalized events listings for users and feeds into its Secret Media Network, which also collects user data from the company’s social media channel. The anonymized data is then analyzed using Fever’s algorithms to help companies plan events like “The Alice in Wonderland MaddHatter G&T” in …

Ariana Grande Cannot Control Her Emojions After Performing Epic Duet With Barbra Streisand – Watch! – Perez Hilton

The Boyfriend singer shocked the audience at Babs’ concert at the United Center in Chicago on Tuesday night when she appeared on stage to perform the iconic duet No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) with the musical legend. valiantly taking on Donna Summer’s part. Video: Ariana Drops ‘Boyfriend’ Song & Music Video! As you can see in the Instagram shot, Ariana’s fangirling pretty hard. “I’m sobbing 🖤 love you so much. i cant. get over this. it’s just…. the most special and cherished experience ever. thank you. ☁️☁️☁️☁️☁️☁️” Grande later shared a black and white version of the photo to “cherishing this moment forever @BarbraStreisand” We bet she will! Cherish the moment yourself by watching the duet in full (below)! Streisand …

Hannibal Buress looking at this hands is now a meme

Yet another clip from The Eric Andre Show has become a meme. Fans might recall that back in April of last year a segment from the comedy show featuring Andre shooting co-host Hannibal Buress in the chest became a popular object-labeling meme. This is a damn good contender for best meme of the year – all of the variations are good…but this one is the best pic.twitter.com/SwpOUAuRjk — RickyFTW (@rickyftw) April 18, 2018 Now another video featuring Buress has become a meme. Hannibal Buress hands meme The new meme comes from a November 2013 clip of the show, in which Buress stares at his hands. Its pretty surreal stuff, which is the shows bread and butter.

Listen To This: Bien Bien Buena! – Perez Hilton

We love that Residente has remained consistent with his style of rap and has not changed to accommodate what’s popular. He’s made what he does succesful for him! The Puerto Rican has teamed up with his compadre Bad Bunny for a summer banger! Sonically this feels different for Residente. Very 2019 and a total smash! Check it out above! Then CLICK HERE to listen to more music from Residente! Related Posts Listen To This: Suave, Easy! No Stress! CLICK CLICK CLICK Next Article