July 24, 2014
Forever 21 Fired This Sports Illustrated Model Because She Was Too ‘Fat’

Forever 21 Fired This Sports Illustrated Model Because She Was Too ‘Fat’

Chrissy Teigen, well-known for being a Sports Illustrated model and the wife of singer John Legend, has recently revealed a harsh reality about the modeling industry, and it comes from firsthand experience.

In a video interview with DuJour, Teigen told of a work relationship gone sour with her former client, Forever 21. According to Teigen, she was actually fired by the retailer because she was…

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July 24, 2014
Woman Carries 88-Year-Old Grandmother To Work Every Day To Look After Her

Woman Carries 88-Year-Old Grandmother To Work Every Day To Look After Her

Huang Lihua might just be the best granddaughter ever.

Lihua, 24, has been carrying her grandmother to work every single day in an effort to show her appreciation for the hospitality her grandmother showed her when she was growing up.

Wan Zongsui, now 88, took care of Lihua when she was a child so both of her parents could work. Lihua explained:

“My grandmother was very kind taking me with her…

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July 23, 2014
Viral Arab-Jewish Kiss Proves That War Cannot Destroy Love

Viral Arab-Jewish Kiss Proves That War Cannot Destroy Love

Recently, a photo of a 29-year-old journalist kissing her boyfriend has gone viral. Although the image of a man and a woman kissing isn’t anything unusual, the background of these two lovers is: She is Lebanese, and he is Jewish.

Sulome Anderson, daughter of former Middle East bureau chief for the Associated Press Sulome Anderson, posted the picture of herself kissing her American-Israeli…

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July 23, 2014
This Is What It Looks Like When Everyday Sexism Happens To Men

This Is What It Looks Like When Everyday Sexism Happens To Men

It’s unfortunate that we even need a video to show the sexism that women face every day, but this one nailed it – by showing what it looks like when the tables are turned.

This Buzzfeed video, titled  “If Men Were Women” takes us through everyday scenarios that women encounter, but swaps the genders.

From men waiting for their girlfriends to escort them home from a party to a woman giving a male…

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July 22, 2014
World Cup-winning Player Mesut Ozil Funds Operations For 23 Brazilian Children

World Cup-winning Player Mesut Ozil Funds Operations For 23 Brazilian Children

After his team’s World Cup triumph, Germany soccer player Mesut Ozil has recently paid for the surgery of 23 Brazilian children.

Before the tournament, the 25-year-old midfielder helped to provide operations for 11 ill children in Brazil. After Germany’s successful World Cup campaign, Ozil was inspired to donate even more funds for children in need.

Each of the players on the victorious squad…

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July 22, 2014
A “Below Average” Appearance Could Cost You $230,000 Throughout Your Lifetime

A “Below Average” Appearance Could Cost You $230,000 Throughout Your Lifetime

Take one look at an advertisement, magazine or tv show and it’s obvious that the standards of what is considered to be conventionally attractive are pretty high. Luckily, the media is well-known for manipulating images and messages and it can be ignored. What happens when these beauty standards begin to affect your real life?

In…

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July 22, 2014
Woman Confronts Catcalling Men And Secretly Films Their Embarrassing Reactions

Woman Confronts Catcalling Men And Secretly Films Their Embarrassing Reactions

Street harassment is something that plagues every woman as they try to go about their everyday lives. One woman, 28-year-old Lindsey from Minneapolis, has courageously taken it upon herself to confront catcallers and try to educate them with anti-harassment cards.

Here’s what one of those cards looks like:

harrassment-600x450These small cards are used alongside Lindsey’s website, Cards Against Harassment, which…

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July 22, 2014
10-Year-Old Gives His Teacher The Best Marriage Advice We’ve Ever Seen

10-Year-Old Gives His Teacher The Best Marriage Advice We’ve Ever Seen

The announcement of a marriage brings out the advice guru in everyone – suddenly every person you know becomes a relationship counselor! However, you might not need to look any further than kids for the most valuable, spot-on relationship tips.

When 10-year-old Ethan found out that his teacher was getting married, he took it upon himself to give her and her husband-to-be some advice. He even…

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July 22, 2014
Dog Apologizes To Baby For Stealing Her Toys In The Cutest Way

Dog Apologizes To Baby For Stealing Her Toys In The Cutest Way

This little dog might know more about the perfect apology than us humans do! If you watch the video above, you’ll see this pup is a pro!

The dog, named Charlie,didn’t ask to borrow his human sibling;s toys – as most younger siblings do. When the baby started to cry, the puppy felt so guilty that he decided he need to make it up to…

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July 22, 2014
FDNY Beefcake Calendar Gets Its First Female Firefighter

FDNY Beefcake Calendar Gets Its First Female Firefighter

New York’s Fire Department has just made a historical addition to its annual FDNY Calendar of Heroes.

For the first time, the calendar is featuring a female firefighter, Danae Mines of Engine Co. 60 in the South Bronx – also known as “Miss March.” In the photo, Mines wears red suspenders and a fully loaded gear belt while showing off her toned arms in a defiant pose.

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At a Times Square calendar…

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