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Teenager Who Refused To Be Weighed For School’s BMI Test Should Be Applauded

Teenager Who Refused To Be Weighed For School's BMI Test Should Be Applauded

An Iowa teenager took a stand during a school fitness test that requires students to have their height and weight recorded to compute their BMI. She refused to be weighed, and was sent to the principal’s office. Whoever thought it was a good idea to make young girls stand on scales in front of each other should be publicly shamed. What a horrible concept. More »

21 Things Ebola Nurse Kaci Hickox Could Accomplish During Her Quarantine

21 Things Ebola Nurse Kaci Hickox Could Accomplish During Her Quarantine

Ebola is a hot topic of conversation lately and the talk has turned to how we should handle healthcare workers returning from caring for Ebola patients in parts of Africa where the disease is rampant. Nurse Kaci Hickox has made the news recently for her refusal to comply with the quarantine after returning from Sierra Leone. She seems very determined not to let this quarantine infringe on her personal freedoms but all I could think about was what she could accomplish in 21 days stuck in her house. More »

It Keeps Getting Worse: Court Documents Reveal Mama June’s 3-Year-Old Was Present During Anna’s Molestation

It Keeps Getting Worse: Court Documents Reveal Mama June's 3-Year-Old Was Present During Anna's Molestation

If your 8-year-old child accused your boyfriend of molestation and there were court documents drawn up detailing what had happened, I’m assuming you would need to look those over as the parental guardian of the child in question, right? Is there any possible scenario in which “Mama June” Shannon has not seen the documents released this week, detailing the molestation of her daughter, Anna? More »

Woman Accidentally Shoots Herself Inside Daycare, Which Probably Means It’s Not A Safe Place For Kids

Woman Accidentally Shoots Herself Inside Daycare, Which Probably Means It's Not A Safe Place For Kids

A woman accidentally shot herself inside a home daycare in Indiana last night. It’s a 24-hour-daycare so it’s quite possible there could have been kids inside, although that has not been confirmed. So I learned two things already today: 24-hour daycares exist and it’s A-ok to keep a gun in a home daycare in the state of Indiana as long as it’s locked. More »

10 Things Your Kids Steal From You

10 Things Your Kids Steal From You

I have two younger brothers. Growing up, this meant that most of my possessions were safe because, girl stuff. However, there were still items I had to guard with my life and I can remember thinking that I could not WAIT to be an adult so I could stop worrying about people I live with snatching my stuff without permission. Little did I know, my brothers were going easy on me. Since my daughter was a toddler, I have had so much crap go missing in my house and it makes me nuts. More »

Homophobe Attacks Man For Wearing A Pink Shirt Because, AMERICA!

Homophobe Attacks Man For Wearing A Pink Shirt Because, AMERICA!

An angry homophobe was caught on video at Dallas/Fort Worth airport attacking a man who had the nerve to wear a pink shirt. This man’s crack detective work determined that this must mean the pink shirt-wearer is gay and therefore, deserved his brand of freak-show, vigilante justice. Luckily, the crowd intervened and airport police came to restrain this lunatic but not before he got a chance to tell the world exactly why he felt justified in what he did. More »