Muslim Teen Can Finally Box In Her Hijab

Sixteen-year-old Amaiya Zafar has had to choose between her Muslim faith and her love of boxing in the past. But thanks to a new decision from USA Boxing, the Minnesota teen will no longer have to make that call. The amateur boxer from the St. Paul area had never gotten the chance to fight in […]

Finally, Democrats Have A Pro Wrestler In Their Corner

ATLANTA ― Curtis Wylde wasn’t expecting to become one of Missouri’s representatives to the Democratic National Committee. But when he showed up 20 minutes late to the state party’s nominating convention last June, he learned the other members of Missouri’s Bernie Sanders contingent had nominated him for one of the four open slots.    Wylde […]

What Happened When 1 Woman Finally Refused To Hug Her Boss

He hugged her every day. He was the chief executive of the company, a large health care outfit in New Jersey. Married. Decades older. She was his executive assistant. He seemed committed to those hugs, making a point to walk around her L-shaped desk every day to get his. If they skipped a day, next […]

Afghan Boy Who Made A Lionel Messi Jersey From A Plastic Bag Finally Meets His Hero

Talk about #goals. The little boy from rural Afghanistan who became an internet sensation after he was photographed in a Lionel Messi soccer jersey made from a plastic bag has finally met his hero. On Tuesday, Qatar’s 2022 World Cup organizing committee tweeted photos and video of 6-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi meeting the Argentine superstar before […]

Man Who Predicted Cubs Win In 1993 Yearbook Finally Speaks

As a psychic, Michael Lee is batting 1.000. Back in 1993, Lee predicted in his yearbook picture that the Chicago Cubs would win the 2016 World Series, adding, “You heard it here first.”   The yearbook photo went viral after the Cubs made it to the World Series for the first time since 1945. But Lee, […]

Apple Emoji Finally Acknowledge That Women Work Out, Too

Women run, lift weights and surf and win a ton of Olympic medals too. But until yesterday’s major Apple iOS 10 update, you wouldn’t have known that by looking at the emoji keyboard. Now, thanks to the update that became available for download this week, comes a lineup of awesome new emoji that feature women running, playing basketball, […]