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Kimberly M. Aquilina

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George H.W. Bush offers actress non-apology for allegedly groping

Bill Cosby. Harvey Weinstein. Roger Ailes. Ben Roethlisberger. Kobe Bryant. Clarence Thomas. Bill Clinton. Woody Allen. Tiger Woods. David Letterman. Ben Affleck. Add former president George H.W. Bush to the list of men in power who have been accused of sexual misconduct. Actress Heather Lind...

Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 6:42 PM

Trump asked about reversing Obama to rename Denali as Mt. McKinley

In another move that appears to be an excuse to rollback an Obama-era decision, President Donald Trump asked Alaskan senators if he could change the name of the tallest mountain in North America back to Mount McKinley from Denali, the native Alaskan name. During a meeting with Trump and Interior...

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 6:22 PM

Booty play! Things you should know before trying 'butt stuff' for the first time

There are taboos attached to anal sex and the whole butt plug-lube-insert-so-now-what can be intimidating (not to mention the potential for messy sheets). Many people think you just shove an un-lubed penis in someone else's bum. Some people are afraid of the um, shall we say, unexpected exit...

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 5:33 PM

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke took $12,000 charter flight home in oil exec’s plane

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke chartered a flight from Las Vegas to a location near his Montana home this summer. Internal documents show that the plane is owned by oil and gas executives. The flight, along with private flights during a trip to the Virgin Islands and a charter to Alaska, could add...

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 4:57 PM

Majority of white Americans say anti-white discrimination totally exists

Have white people lost their minds? (I say this as a white woman.) According to a poll released on Tuesday, a majority of white people say discrimination against them is a real thing in America. While individuals can be discriminated against, racism against white people is not a systemic problem....

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 4:12 PM

Host of My Big Fat Pet Makeover on Animal Planet shares training tips for chunky pets

We had so much fun talking to Travis Brorsen, host of Animal Planet’s My Big, Fat Pet Makeover, that he gave us some tips and tricks to understanding our pets and how to train them without tipping the scale. I love this picture from @AnimalPlanet of Gracie’s before and after. We...

Monday, October 23, 2017, 9:13 PM

Ever lied on your Tinder profile? You could go to jail for that

If you’ve ever lied on your Tinder profile, you could be guilty of more than disappointing many a first date. The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act makes it a federal crime to access a computer in a manner that “exceeds authorized access,” but the ACLU filed a lawsuit challenging the...

Monday, October 23, 2017, 5:12 PM

Former president and peanut farmer Jimmy Carter felt the Bern

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter felt the Bern during the Democratic primaries. Carter, a Democrat who served one term as president between 1977 and 1981, revealed he voted for Bernie Sanders over party choice Hillary Clinton during a The New York Times interview with his wife Rosalynn. The...

Monday, October 23, 2017, 5:07 PM

Trump officials suddenly revoke visa of man being hunted by Putin

In the midst of the Russia investigation, the Trump administration revoked the visa of a critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin just as Putin forced Interpol to flag him as a wanted criminal. Last week, Putin called on Interpol to issue a “red notice” for Bill Browder on the global...

Monday, October 23, 2017, 2:55 PM

Yes, Harvey Weinstein is attending sex rehab, but he just sleeps: Report

Harvey Weinstein is attending sex rehab after women came forward and accused him of everything from sexual harassment to rape, but he does not seem to be taking it very seriously, according to a new report. Weinstein was reported to be at an inpatient facility, a source told Page Six that he is...

Friday, October 20, 2017, 8:57 PM

Ed Sheeran opens up about his secret substance abuse problem

Ed Sheeran, the Perfect songwriter who brought lovers everywhere their weddings songs, is opening up a bit about his substance abuse problem. The Shape of You singer took a hiatus from the music business for a year and is opening up about his secret battle with substance abuse — but he hasn...

Friday, October 20, 2017, 5:40 PM

Lady lovers, this is everything you need to know about the female orgasm

If you took Sex Ed. in high school, you probably studied a drawing of the female reproductive system that sort of looks like a goat head. But when it comes to the “elusive” female orgasm, “you don’t need to know about your f-cking fallopian tubes,” sex educator Ducky...

Friday, October 20, 2017, 1:33 PM

Is a ‘beta marriage’ a better marriage?

You’re in a relationship. Being with that special someone is more magical than you could have ever imagined. What’s next? Splitting the rent? A diamond ring? Or vowing to stay together “’til death do you part?” What if you could test drive marriage with a limited-time...

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 8:40 PM

Another reason science rules: Those puppy dog eyes are just for you!

You know those people who try to tell you that your pet doesn’t really love you or only uses you for food? You know how you want to just tell them “shut up” because you know your fur-kid loves you? Now, you can tell them to “shut up” with science because a new study on...

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 6:21 PM

DNC feeling the Bern; Considers resolution urging Sanders, King to run as Dems

After conspiring against Sen. Bernie Sanders in the 2016 presidential primary against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, the Democratic National Committee (DNC) is considering asking the senator from Vermont and another independent, Angus King from Maine, to run as Democrats in 2018....

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 3:54 PM

Ted Cruz murders Zodiac Killer meme after senator 'dumped Dr. Pepper' on him

And on this episode of Ted Cruz Zodiac Killer… all it took was one senator dumping a Dr. Pepper on Sen. Cruz to make the former presidential hopeful “hint” on Twitter that he is the Zodiac Killer. First, let’s get out all our outrage that a delicious Dr. Pepper was wasted...

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 2:50 PM

11 athletes shorter than Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise is considered Hollywood short. Most athletes tower above the average person, but some pack a large punch in a smaller body like the 5-feet 7-inch action star. Tom Cruise Height Tom Cruise started his career claiming to be 5-feet 9-inches tall, but rumors swirled that the star of Top...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 7:08 PM

New York is No. 1 in energy efficiency, study says

Congratulations New York! You rank No. 1 in energy efficiency, according to a new study. (Massachusetts, you did OK, but Pennsylvania needs to step up its game.) You might be rolling your eyes at this news because of MTA issues, Penn Station problems and other mass transportation debacles,...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 5:13 PM

Judging by his latest rant, Trump must really love Christmas

Forget trick or treating. Forget that turkey and stuffing. Trump Christmas is what POTUS is talking about and visions of tax reform are dancing in his head, even though Halloween is still two weeks away and Thanksgiving more than a month in the future.  On his quest to "Make America...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 3:35 PM

Trump could inspire white supremacists to be 'more daring' than Charlottesville: Experts

Experts on white supremacism say Americans should be concerned that the “bile” of President Donald Trump’s rhetoric will inspire white nationalists to be more “daring.” British scholars Clive Webb and Robert Cook, of the University of Sussex, talked about the "...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 2:48 PM