Conservative’s Story About ‘How Republicans Are Born’ Backfires Spectacularly

Anti-tax activist Grover Norquist seemed to think he had the perfect example to explain his problem with taxes, and to illustrate ― as he put it ― “how Republicans are born.” On Sunday, the head of the conservative Americans for Tax Reform wrote on Twitter:  How Republicans are born…Daughter, 8, has been savings up to buy […]

Budweiser’s Super Bowl LI Ad Is A Story Of Overcoming Xenophobia

At some point during Super Bowl LI on Sunday, Anheuser-Busch will run an ad that tells the story of a man fulfilling his American dream in spite of the anti-immigrant sentiment he faced along the way.  In the ad, which was released online Tuesday, a German immigrant arrives by boat in the U.S., where he is […]

Weather Channel Destroys Breitbart Over BS Climate Change Story

A week after Breitbart News published a wildly inaccurate article chalking climate change up as a hoax, The Weather Channel decided to teach the hyper-conservative news outlet a thing or two about scientific fact. In a post to its website, TWC called the Breitbart piece, which relied heavily on a story published in the Daily Mail, “a prime example […]

Michelle Dempsey: Celebrating My Fourth Birthday As An Adult Woman (A Story Of Reinvention)

This weekend is my fourth birthday. Well, let me clarify. I’m a relatively mature 32 years old and frankly, I have enough life experience to easily d… Read more: Women's Empowerment, Empowerment, Self-Help, Self-Esteem, Self-Improvement, Reinvention, Birthdays, Personal Development, Women News Personal Development on Huffington Post

Here’s The Hollywood-Worthy Rio Gymnastics Story You Didn’t Hear

Houry Gebeshian appears to be living in a Hollywood screenplay. Her life resembles a gymnastics version of the 1993 cult football classic “Rudy,” complete with training montages, unlikely mentors, against-the-odds triumph, and lasting glory. This month, Gebeshian became the first female gymnast to represent Armenia at the Olympic Games, had the best meet of her […]

Liam Neeson Shares Heartfelt Story About Meeting Muhammad Ali

Liam Neeson is the latest star to pay tribute to Muhammad Ali, who died on Friday at the age of 74. In an interview with Irish Central, Neeson, who was once an aspiring boxer, spoke about his love and admiration for “The Greatest,” calling him “a giant of humanity.” “He was my hero from when I […]