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It was a spectacle: the forgotten era of womens bicycle racing

November 2, 2018

Roger Gilles tells the story of the 1890s women who fought stereotypes to become professional cyclists in his new book Women on the Move A new book tells the story of the most popular arena sport in America in the 1890s: womens bicycle racing. Women on the Move: The Forgotten Era of Womens Bicycle Racing […]

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Hero barely saves little kid from slamming into a door

November 1, 2018

A man operating an automatic door has made the greatest save of the century.  At the beginning of the video, a little girl trips as she’s entering the building, and is about to hit a locked door in front of her — face first. Thankfully, the man at the front desk managed to hit the […]

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Trump seemingly tweets conspiracy theory about bombs sent to his critics

October 31, 2018

Another day, another conspiracy theory pushed by the president.Image: Getty Images UPDATE: Oct. 26, 2018, 12:48 p.m. EDT Updated to include Trump’s comments after arrest of suspect. President Donald Trump is using his Twitter account to seemingly push a conspiracy theory, this time surrounding the dozen (and counting) bombs sent to critics of his administration.  […]

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We bet you this viral mashup of Kendrick Lamar and ‘Take on me’ is the catchiest thing you’ll hear today

October 28, 2018

A Twitter user's mashup of Kendrick Lamar and a-ha has gone viralImage: Tim Roney/Getty Images/ Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Coachella/mashable composite What do you get when you mix together Norwegian synthpop from the ’80s with 2012 American rap? The answer is a surprisingly catchy tune. Student Noah Charlick uploaded a mashup of the classic 1984 […]

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Willie Nelson: ‘I dont believe in closing the border. We have a statue that says: Yall come in’

October 27, 2018

At 85, Willie Nelson still spends half the year on the road and is busy supporting Texan Democrat nominee Beto ORourke. And the giant of country musics 2,500 song catalogue just keeps growing In the Boston suburb of Mansfield, Massachusetts, I am summoned to Willie Nelsons tour bus a couple of hours before he takes […]

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Taylor Swift credited with surge in voter registrations

October 24, 2018

Taylor Swift at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards.Image: Getty Images With the midterm elections just four weeks away, voter registrations are surging — and it might be, at least in part, due to pop superstar Taylor Swift. Kamari Guthrie, Director of Communications for Vote.org, told BuzzFeed the site had collected 65,000 new voter registrations within […]

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5 gifts perfect for someone who just landed a new job

October 17, 2018

They got the job! Give 'em a little something to start them off on the right foot.Image: yevu By gum, they did it! They got the job!  Your ol’ pal’s gone and landed themselves a brand new employment situation, and you’re the kind of friend who’ll celebrate their successes with a little something. But what […]

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This coach brought his team back together by teaching them compassion for strangers.

October 17, 2018

Last year during Seneca Valley High School’s winter concert, Coach Kim included the students in an incredibly special moment for him and his soon to be wife. He surprised Michelle, who also happens to be the Choral Director at Seneca Valley, by proposing to her on stage surrounded by her students. When it happened, everyone […]

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Working Girl had power suits and female ambition. But wheres the modern equivalent?

October 9, 2018

The 80s movie celebrated women striving to get ahead. Now 30 years on, Hollywood seems to want to put women in their place The women in Working Girl looked amazing in their power suits. How do professional female characters dress now? Cyrus, by email I like the cut of your jib, Cyrus! Any man who […]

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Amber Heard on the countless number of ways to help your community

October 8, 2018

President Trump shares his fear for young men living in America.Image: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images Less than a week after the world watched Christine Blasey Ford bravely testify against Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump took it upon himself to say it’s a “very scary time for young men in America.”  Obviously it is not.  He said this […]

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