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The rise of the Geeky Girl
From: Time | By: Eliana Dockterman | Friday, July 25, 2014
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Author Tracy Buchanan has 'dodgy eggs' and struggled to conceive for five years. During that time, she was shocked by some of the 'comforting' words she received. Here, she explains what to say (and what you definitely shouldn't)...
From: Telegraph | By: Tracy Buchanan | Friday, July 25, 2014
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The VSB crew got together to talk about social media. As usual, it got epic.
From: Very Smart Brothas | By: VSB | Friday, July 25, 2014
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Torres in Austin in 2013 (more by Tim Griffin) Tombs at Union Pool in 2012 (more by Di Lynn Ring) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Celebration, Dragons...
From: Brooklyn Vegan | By: brooklynvegan | Friday, July 25, 2014
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After being dropped into a New York City school as a savior, an elite teaching fellow learns what her students actually need....
From: The Atlantic | By: Florina Rodov | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara (@pkollipara). To subscribe by e-mail, click here. Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click here. Follow...
From: Washington Post | By: Puneet Kollipara | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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If you're young and single, you might not be ready to read this.The post The 9 Stages of “Date Night” When You’re Married With Kids appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Chaunie Brusie | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Chagas, a disease common in Latin America, is gaining traction among immigrants in the U.S....
From: The Atlantic | By: Daisy Hernández | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Courage is common in battle, he observed, but the sort of civic courage showed by Snowden and Chelsea Manning is rare–and should inspire other Americans to follow suit....
From: The Atlantic | By: Conor Friedersdorf | Friday, July 25, 2014
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Jul 25, 1978; on this day in 1978, Louise Joy Brown, the world\'s first baby to be conceived via in vitro fertilization (IVF) is born at Oldham and District General Hospital in Manchester, England, to parents Lesley and Peter Brown. The healthy baby...
From: Ovi Magazine | By: The Ovi Team | Friday, July 25, 2014
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It’s no big secret that aden + anais swaddling blankets are a cult favorite among celebrity and civilian moms alike. The cozy, soft and, most importantly, breathable material combined with the adorable prints make them the perfect multi-use blankets....
From: OK Magazine | By: Kelly Bryant | Friday, July 25, 2014
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Marshmallows, rejoice! Not only did you successfully fund a Kickstarter campaign to get the movie you wanted made, you also...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jackson McHenry | Friday, July 25, 2014
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This baby tree is (probably) in its second growing season. Can anyone identify the species? (urban-wild in Vancouver, BC)This was originally a storebought-dirt filled pot planted with a storebought cilantro plant, which bolted in a couple of weeks because...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: porpoise | Friday, July 25, 2014
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A total of 800 Palestinians have so far been killed and more than 5,200 injured since clashes between Israel and Gaza started 18 days ago.
From: Global Voices | By: Amira Al Hussaini | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Herds of screaming girls and men proudly wearing “Part Wolf” shirts howled like crazy for Tyler Posey, Dylan O’Brien, and...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jake Perlman | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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ColumnABC Family’s “The Fosters” tackles late-term abortion—and gets it right. A recent episode of “The Fosters” featuring a character getting a late-term abortion has me rethinking my regular viewing habits—unless “Stick It”, the classic...
From: EcoSalon | By: Libby Lowe | Friday, July 25, 2014
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Ran out of toilet paper in the bathroom? You've got a kid for that.The post 8 Situations When Having Kids Is Extra Awesome appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Lauren Hartmann | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Sari Botton sits down with comedian and author Samantha Irby to talk sex, family conflicts, and the creative freedom of being an orphan.
From: The Rumpus | By: Sari Botton | Friday, July 25, 2014
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See red text below where President Obama speaks about the ‘hot air’ on cable news — but at least he is watching, right?  :)  I know he says he does not watch the news, but it that were true, how does he know  about what he calls  ”the constant...
From: Fox News | By: Greta Van Susteren | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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A Georgia teen says in a civil rights complaint that she should have been allowed to complete her schoolwork from home while pregnant and on doctor-ordered bed rest....
From: Fox News | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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A Georgia teen says in a civil rights complaint that she should have been allowed to complete her schoolwork from home while pregnant and on doctor-ordered bed rest....
From: Fox News | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Subject: WH travel pool report #4 OTR at diner     Obama made an OTR stop at a diner and chatted w people Color to come in next report: from the White House:   Prior to his remarks at Los Angeles Trade Technical College, the President is meeting for...
From: Fox News | By: Greta Van Susteren | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Leah Cuevas is charged with second-degree murder for the killing and decapitation of 27-year-old Chinelle Latoya Thompson Browne. Police say the confrontation took place over rent money and after the murder was committed the body parts were found scattered...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Patrick Frye | Friday, July 25, 2014
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Brewers 9 Mets 1 The Mets were one game away from another winning streak. All good things must come to an end. Mets Game Notes Not a good night for Dillon Gee. In fact, a bad night for the righthander, who was pummeled by the Brew Crew. He didn’t necessarily...
From: Mets Today | By: Joe Janish | Friday, July 25, 2014
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Now that their big secret is out of the bag, mom-and-dad-to-be Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling are hard at work, getting ready for their baby! The first-time parents are filling Eva’s $3.2 million home in the Hollywood Hills with clothes, …...
From: OK Magazine | By: okstaff | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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If you were looking to Barbie to be a more realistic representation of a woman enjoying the outdoors, then why not simply take your kids outdoors?
From: Babble | By: Meredith Carroll | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Twas’ a good night for TV on July 24! Here’s what’s worth watching tonight on television and why: WATCH The Sexy New Trailer for Fifty Shades of Grey  Black Box. 8pm on ABC. Catherine has hallucinations but refuses medical …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Haley Longman | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Awww. I love how ABC Family is the most rabidly anti-family network out there. And now, they've got lesbians getting late-term abortions.A TV show on the supposedly family friendly network ABC Family aired an episode of the show “The Fosters” depicting...
From: Creative Minority Report | By: matthew archbold | Friday, July 25, 2014
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On Wednesday, Facebook reported massive earnings for the past three months, claiming it rakes in almost $1 billion every 30 days. But for all that generated, none of it ever touches the users' pockets, something a handful of entrepreneurs are looking...
From: Business Insider | By: Joey Cosco | Friday, July 25, 2014
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Although she announced to the world she was pregnant after five months, Tila Tequila has posted a baby bump photo of herself at 24 weeks! The mom-to-be wrote a lengthy… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Francesca Bacardi - Evening Editor | Friday, July 25, 2014
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From a fold-over clutch to statement earrings, there's a DIY here for everyone!The post 7 Stylish Accessories You Can Make for Under $10 appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Jaime Morrison Curtis | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Fans were confused when after Jenelle Evans gave birth to Kaiser on June 29th, she went almost radio silent on Instagram. The Teen Mom 2 star isn’t exactly an inactive social media user, you know. But now that the official …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Haley Longman | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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At the end of the day it shouldn't and doesn't matter if I get back to my pre-pregnancy weight or if I can buckle my belt tighter. It's about how I feel and the quality of life I can build for myself. The post Losing Weight Without Losing a Pound: What...
From: Babble | By: Andrea Howe | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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"Most of our children are teenagers," she said. "They have crossed the border, so they're older. For youths who are 13 and older, [the payment to foster parents is] $24.79 per day." $24.97 per day adds up to about $750 per month, but foster parents who...
From: Free Republic | By: BreitBart | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Glowing mom-to-be Zoe Saldana rocked a fabulous Valentino gown to the London premiere of Guardians of the Galaxy....and reports say she's expecting twins!  More inside..... Zoe Saldana's maternity wear is slaying across the pond. She's in London for...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) on the question of marriage equality:While recognizing that “our history is marred by discrimination against gays and lesbians,” Rubio argued that “traditional marriage has such an extraordinary record of success at raising...
From: The Reaction | By: Mustang Bobby | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Her big pregnancy reveal spurs more fears than joy in the latest episode of Halle Berry's mind-bending sci-fi series
From: People | By: Lynette Rice | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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A newly popular Facebook page, Women Against Feminism (and a complementary hashtag, #WomenAgainstFeminism), is an adorably earnest if horribly misguided social media phenomenon this week that is at best out of the loop, and at worst, dishonest and horribly...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Kim LaCapria | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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From dusty back roads to a down-home celebration, the simple charm of a country wedding can be beautiful.The post The Simple Charm of A Country Wedding appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Chaunie Brusie | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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Seeing all your friends tag themselves in fun and exciting pictures and getting festival envy? Don’t worry, as some of the best festivals of the UK are still to come […]
From: My Fashion Life | By: Maria Pierides | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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It’s almost unfathomable to believe that just yesterday morning we were playing the belly bloat or baby bump game with Zoe Saldana— and now, a day later, we’re diagnosing her with twins. More »Zoe Saldana Is Pregnant With Twins, So Insert Your...
From: BlissTree | By: Crushable | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Zoe Saldana is pregnant with twins, according the latest reports. Yesterday, a publicist for the Guardians of the Galaxy beauty confirmed longrunning rumours suggesting the 36 year old is with child, and now multiple sources tell editors at Eonline she...
From: FanBolt | By: Jasmine Alyce | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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We’re still pretty shocked about her seemingly abrupt wedding to Jean Bernard Fernandez-Versini, but one thing that will never fail to shock us is how well Cheryl Cole can walk […]
From: My Fashion Life | By: Maria Pierides | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Whoa momma! Yesterday we reported that actress Zoe Saldana was pregnant, and now we’re leaning from E! not only is she pregnant, but she’s expecting twins! Multiple sources close to Zoe Saldana and husband Marco Perego confirmed that the 36-year-old...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Niki Cruz | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Charlotte Thomson Art Greetings and salutations from our AirB&B digs in North London. This week has been crazy… in the best possible way! Over the weekend Gala, Shauna and I taught our first London Blogcademy workshop, which was of course fabulous...
From: Rock and Roll Bride | By: Kat | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Amber Portwood is out of prison and adjusting to life on the outside, and that means shedding the weight she picked up while incarcerated. Portwood spent 17 months in prison before being released last November. The star of MTV’s Teen Mom immediately...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Nathan Francis | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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It’s a new season, so we’re putting a new spin on our weekly Teen Mom 2 recaps. Instead of having @BabsEvansMTV weigh in, though that was clearly entertaining, we’re instead going to recap the biggest moments that each girl …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Haley Longman | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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Austin Mahone definitely likes to keep things fun when he’s on tour. The singer is preparing to embark on a trek across the United States later this month, so Mahone assembled a list of items he needs with him on the road. Although we don’t have...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Todd Rigney | Thursday, July 24, 2014
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As the "convenience economy" conquers ever more of our lives, a call to remember what technology can't do...
From: The Atlantic | By: Alexis C. Madrigal | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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After enjoying almost uniformly positive reviews, Linklater’s new movie Boyhood is starting to attract some negative attention. Christopher Orr is restrained in his criticism: [I]f there’s a critique to be made of Linklater’s film, it is that it...
From: The Atlantic | By: Andrew Sullivan | Wednesday, July 23, 2014
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