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Lamb of God singer organizes ‘Kazoo Counterparty’ to combat Westboro Baptist Church protest in Richmond, VA

The Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) made plans to descend upon the Richmond, Virginia State Capitol on Monday in order to protest the election of the State’s very first openly transgender State Representative, Danica Roem. You may remember the WBC from some of their “greatest hits” of distasteful...

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 7:00am

9 Valentine's Day gifts for a man that he'll actually use

It’s that time of year: Valentine’s Day. Whether this is the first year celebrating with the important guy in your life or the 50th, there’s no denying what to gift him for a Valentine is tricky business. No need to worry yet. We've rounded up some of the best Valentine's Day gifts for a man that...

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 2:19am

PHOTOS: Transgender models you should follow on Instagram

Here are more than 25 transgender models you should know and follow on Instagram. Whether you want to stay inspired by their creativity and style, or admire their courage for being true to themselves, follow these trendsetters and game-changers on social media.  Shay Neary...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 5:50am

How to get free rides from Lyft during Black History Month

Lyft is celebrating Black History Month and is offering free rides throughout the month of February.  Through the month of February, the popular car service is offering its customers a free ride to local cultural institutions that represent and celebrate black history and culture. According...

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 4:52pm

Forgot Valentine’s Day? All the ways to send flowers online so they'll get there on time

Declaring your love is as simple as placing an online order for a beautiful flower bouquet. Or is it? Valentine’s Day (AKA Thursday, February 14) is quickly approaching. Have no fear if you (mistakenly) let this date slip your mind. There is still time to send flowers online so they’ll arrive...

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 11:24am

Aramingo Carpet & Flooring takes the meaning of family business to a new level

Aramingo Carpet is a family business-not just because they have most of their family working there- simply because they treat everyone like family. Owner Ken Stern believes that the way to run his business is to treat everyone with respect. Aramingo Carpet & Flooring takes the meaning of...

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 2:20pm

Here's why your phone battery dies when it's cold outside

Wonder why your phone dies in cold weather? Blame the Lithium battery. It happens to all of us and it will probably happen today if you're in the cold parts of the United States.  In fact, it’s so cold in the Midwest that you can’t stay outside for more than 10 minutes without experiencing...

Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 2:33pm

4 Easy ways to relieve stress while moving

Moving into a new apartment can be a seriously perplexing emotional catch 22. At first, the joy you feel from locking down a new place to crash is one of the best feelings in the world. But as soon as the ink dries on your new contract, your brain goes into overdrive thinking about all of the...

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 1:20pm

Woman turns her AirPods into earrings so they won't get lost

Someone came up with the perfect solution to making sure you don’t lose your Apple AirPods by creating little earrings that attach to your ear and your AirPods. If you own a pair of Apple AirPods you know they are very easy to lose or misplace. The thought of losing the tiny Bluetooth earbuds from...

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 10:53am

When is Lent 2018, and what should you give up?

Attention world: Lent is coming sooner than you think. Yes, really. When is Lent 2018? It actually starts next week and falls on a little holiday we like to enjoy with boxes of chocolates and champagne (or is that just me?). Here's everything you need to know in preparation for Lent 2018....

Monday, January 28, 2019 - 3:58am

You won't be able to find NECCO's conversation hearts candy this Valentine's Day, but you have options

Valentine’s Day is around the corner and if you’ve been looking forward to using sweethearts candy to send a cute message to your partner this year, then you’re out of luck.  The company that makes Sweethearts Conversation Hearts candy will not be selling its popular candy...

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 12:37pm

Shake Shack food trucks are coming in February

Do you love Shake Shack but don’t always have time to visit their restaurant? Or have you always dreamed of serving Shake Shack burgers at your party? We have the best news for you: Shake Shack is going mobile. The company’s CEO Randy Garutti announced that they will launch a food...

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 1:46pm

Bacon Hour: How to Score Free Bacon from McDonald’s

We agree with Ron Swanson from Parks and Rec: “I’m worried what you just heard was give me a lot of bacon and eggs. What I said was give me all the bacon and eggs you have.” Those vegans are missing out, man. It’s OK, they are “a sad result of a morally corrupt mind....

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 11:34am

Rachel Street talks ‘Philly Revival’ and the value of a home with good bones.

As each year passes, we can take notice of the gradual facelifts that are given to our cities through the constant building and rebuilding of their skylines. Old buildings and homes are either revamped or demolished to make way for exciting new prospects that will ultimately determine the character...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 4:30pm

Is Costco open on Martin Luther King Day?

While many of us will be home this coming Monday to observe the passing of one of America's greatest activists and heroes, Martin Luther King Jr., unfortunately, our lives will move at the same pace no matter how hard we try. Unforeseeable mini household disasters can happen at any possible...

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 8:39am

Is Starbucks open on Martin Luther King Day?

Martin Luther King Day is a much needed day of rest and reflection for many. Most jobs and schools do the admirable thing and choose to give the day off to employees and students to give respect to someone who was the heartbeat and conscious of our nation during one of its darkest times. While many...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:39pm

Americans are having less sex — here's why

From internet porn to Tinder, sex is more available in society than ever before so why are Americans having less of it? A recent study published in the Archives of Sexual Behavior found Americans are having less sex than they were 20 years ago. Why? Scientists aren’t sure, but pointed to...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:58pm

Is Dunkin Donuts open today - Are liquor stores closed on Easter?

America runs on Dunkin, except on certain holidays. Easter is one of those holidays where a Dunkin' Donuts location near you may choose on its own to be open or closed - it's entirely up to the franchise. Your best bet is to call your local Dunkin' Donuts franchise ahead of time to...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 1:03pm

Is Wawa open on MLK Day?

Wawa is a staple for many living on and around the east coast. The popular one-stop shop has everything you need from everyday essentials to tasty treats when you feel like rewarding yourself. But many people wonder if the hotspot is still open on certain holidays, specifically Martin Luther King...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 10:34am

Operation Santa goes digital in select U.S. cities

The U.S. Postal Service's Operation Santa program has been around for over a century. This is, to be exact, the 106th year USPS is letting us fulfill the wish lists of kids and families in need. In 2017, the Postal Service launched a digital Operation Santa pilot program in New York City. Out...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 10:20am