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Lizzo Isn't Shy At All About Her Relationship Status

By Michele Mendez
The first time that I heard a Lizzo song was while watching the Netflix movie Someone Great. The entire soundtrack for the film was amazing, but there was something about Lizzo's "Truth Hurts" that I couldn't get out of my head. Obviously, the song…

Michelle Obama Shared A #TBT Photo Of Barack, Malia, & Sasha For Father's Day

By Collette Reitz
I don't know about you, but I always look forward to the sweet messages Barack and Michelle Obama share for one another on special holidays. The former residents of 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. sure know how to tug at your heartstrings with even the…

Malia Obama's College Living Situation Is Pretty Relatable

By Chelsea Stewart
Although she and her family have been out of the White House for some time now, Malia Obama is still very much on my radar. These days, the first daughter is living life in Massachusetts, where she attends the prestigious Harvard University. Now…

Lili Reinhart Is Starring In A New Movie Based On One Of Your Favorite Books

By Kristen Perrone
Whether your go-to weepy teen drama is A Walk to Remember or The Fault in Our Stars, nothing quite beats the feeling of crying over a high school romance with a heartbreaking twist. The cast of Riverdale is already accustomed to sending audiences…

The College Sasha Obama Will Reportedly Attend Is Far From Home

By Chelsea Stewart
If you haven't heard the exciting news by now, Sasha Obama graduated high school on June 9 (!!!), which means it's only a matter of time before Barack and Michelle Obama will have to bid farewell to their university-bound daughter. What college is…

Trump Got Trolled On His Birthday As Twitter Celebrated One Of His Rivals

By Chelsea Stewart
Happy birthday, Mr. President! June 14 is President Donald Trump's birthday, and you know what that means: Cake and ice cream, and that people have taken to Twitter to comment on his big day. But as you can probably expect, these tweets about Donald…

Migrant Children Will Be Held At A Former Japanese Internment Camp

By Chelsea Stewart
Hi, and welcome to your daily dose of strange news. This time, it's coming out of the Trump administration. Under the administration, migrant kids will be held at a former Japanese internment camp — and no, I'm not kidding. It's a bit, um... on the…

Sasha Obama Just Celebrated A Major Milestone

By Chelsea Stewart
Congratulations are in order for Sasha Obama! Sasha Obama graduated from high school, which not only means no more summer homework (!!!), but that she's officially all grown up. Everybody, let's give her a round of applause (and then sulk about how…

Biden Wished Obama A Happy Best Friends Day In The Cutest Way

By Chelsea Stewart
You probably thought you'd seen it all, but the bromance between President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden just got a little sweeter. In honor of Best Friends Day, the 76-year-old seized the chance to show the world how he feels about his…

Joe Biden's History With Donald Trump Suggests The 2020 Race Could Get Ugly

By Chelsea Stewart
It's no secret that Vice President Joe Biden isn't a fan of President Donald Trump. Since Trump claimed the presidency in 2016, Biden has criticized the president multiple times, taking aim at his comments and strongly rebuking some of his policies.…

Here's Everything We Know About 'Black Mirror' Season 6

By Dylan Kickham
Another chilling season of Netflix's technological dystopia Black Mirror officially dropped on Wednesday, June 5, and of course, diehard fans have already binged their way through the three new stories. Since Black Mirror is an anthology series in…

Pete Buttigieg's Quotes About Donald Trump Will Convince You That Trump Has Met His Match

By Chelsea Stewart
You know of Pete Buttigieg by now, right? Since announcing a White House bid earlier this year, the South Bend, Indiana, mayor has gone from political obscurity to a media sensation. He's garnered attention for everything from his interesting policy…

Here Are 7 Ways LGBTQIA+ Rights Have Changed In The Past Year

By Mehak Anwar
Pride month 2019 is officially here, folks. While June is a time for LGBTQIA+ people to celebrate love, freedom, and identity, it's also a time for folks to reflect on how much work has been done for LGBTQIA+ rights — and a time to think about what…

3 Zodiac Signs Who Won't Have Summer Flings This Year — But There's Always Next Year

By Caroline Colvin
For many single or seeking people, the warm nights, new locations, and upbeat music of the season create the perfect backdrop for a summer fling. Certain signs may be more inclined to get their heart (and legs) wrapped up in another's this summer —…

Barack Obama’s Tweet About Memorial Day Will Have You So Emotional

By Amanda Fama
Like always, Memorial Day 2019 inspired U.S. residents to honor late military members with monuments, parades, and posts. That includes former president of the United States, Barack Obama, who used Twitter to show his support. Like other notable…

Donald Trump Is Skipping This Major White House Tradition

By Daniella Bondar
Everyone's always so focused on the president and first family, but let's be honest: the real stars of the White House are always the presidential pets. From Buddy and Socks Clinton, to Spotty Bush (and about a thousand others), to Bo and Sunny…

Sasha Obama Went To Prom, Which Made People So Emotional About Her Being All Grown Up

By Chelsea Stewart
Where has the time gone? First daughter Sasha Obama, who grew up right before our eyes, attended prom this year — and I can't get over how grown up she is. Twitter had a hard time coming to grips with it, too, as evidenced by the tweets about Sasha…

Trump Is Selling Pride-Themed MAGA Swag Despite His Anti-LGBTQ+ Policies

By Chelsea Stewart
President Donald Trump appears to have some strong feelings towards the LGBTQ+ community. He's reportedly tried to ban transgender people from the military, planned a rule to allow contractors to fire employees for religious reasons, and appointed…

Biden Just Pushed Back On One Of Trump's Favorite Talking Points With So Much Shade

By Chelsea Stewart
Since the earliest days of his presidency, President Donald Trump has claimed responsibility for everything from stock market gains to unemployment rates — even when reports have shown that the economic boom started under President Barack Obama.…

The Best Books To Keep In Your Beach Bag This Summer Are Total Page-Turners

By Marisa Casciano
Let me paint a little picture for you. It's a warm summer morning, and you're packing your beach bag. You and your besties have plans to hit the sand all day, and you woke up early so you'd have extra time to get prepared. Around 8 a.m., you threw…

Mayor Pete Roasted Himself (& Trump) While Slow Jamming The News With Jimmy Fallon

By Chelsea Stewart
Do you know how to pronounce Pete Buttigieg's name? There's been a cloud of confusion over the proper pronunciation since the South Bend, Indiana mayor grabbed national headlines earlier this year for his 2020 presidential campaign — and he's fully…

Donald Trump's Mother's Day Tweet Has People On Twitter Asking This Question

By Lara Walsh
On Sunday, May 12, President Donald Trump started Mother's Day morning by heading to his social media platform of choice to send off a firestorm of tweets about Special Counsel Robert Mueller's "hoax" investigation. When he took a moment to share a…

Barack Obama's Mother's Day Tribute To Michelle On IG Calls Her "A Perfect Role Model"

By Lizzy Rosenberg
At this point, you have most likely seen your fair share of Mother's Day posts in your Instagram feed. And while warm and fuzzy photos of your friends with their moms are undeniably adorable, Barack Obama's post for Michelle Obama most definitely…

Michelle Obama Shared The Sweetest Post About Her Daughters For Mother's Day

By Chelsea Stewart
Mother's Day is coming up, and the emotional posts are pouring out. First lady Michelle Obama is one of many opening up ahead of the holiday, sharing a sweet reflection on her parenting journey that will absolutely, most definitely have you in your…

These 22 Celebs *Actually* Nailed The Camp Theme At The Met Gala

By Bella Gerard
To be perfectly honest, I spent my first Monday in May glued to the E! livestream of the red carpet, judging celebrity looks while I myself wore my pajamas, and I've got zero regrets about it. Just because I, too, wasn't dressed in head to toe…

Michelle Obama Sent The Sweetest Message To Meghan Markle & Prince Harry About Their New Baby

By Lara Walsh
Shortly after Meghan Markle and Prince Harry welcomed a baby boy on Monday, May 6, the congratulatory messages started to trickle in from across the pond. Just hours after the news first broke that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex were now the proud…

The Supreme Court's Next Case On LGBTQ+ Rights Could Make Or Break This Major Issue

By Shelby Black
You would think that in 2019, we'd have dealt with a lot of the thornier issues of equal rights. Well, think again. A major upcoming court case is tackling LGBTQ+ discrimination, and it could have some major effects. The Supreme Court's LGBTQ+…

Twitter Is Trolling Donald Trump's Imagined Response To The Battle Of Winterfell

By Shelby Black
For those who thought the weekend would be full of relaxation, leave it to the most binge-worthy show to throw us all for a loop. On Sunday, April 28, nearly everyone huddled around their TVs and computer screens to watch an epic battle commence,…

AOC Clapped Back At Kellyanne Conway's Criticism Of Her "Silence" On The Sri Lanka Attack

By Mehak Anwar
Another day, another Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez clapback. On Sunday, April 28, Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Trump, tweeted a criticism toward Ocasio-Cortez, commenting on her "silence" about the Sri Lanka Easter bombings. Alexandria…

Twitter Already Has A Very Specific Running Mate In Mind For Joe Biden

By Daniella Bondar
Behind every good presidential candidate is a solid running mate — well at least in a perfect world. Now that Joe Biden has (finally) announced he's entering the 2020 presidential race, Twitter seems to have found the perfect person for his ticket.…

You Have To See The Huge Sleeves On Taylor Swift's Gorgeous Time 100 Gala Dress

By Kelsi Zimmerman
Just three days before her potential new ~secret project~ is set to be revealed, Taylor Swift attended and performed at the TIME 100 Gala in the prettiest dress fit for a princess. Taylor Swift's TIME 100 Gala Dress was a long, pale pink and yellow…

More & More Democrats Are Coming Out For Impeachment After The Mueller Report

By Chelsea Stewart
The calls for President Donald Trump's impeachment have seemingly multiplied now that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on the investigation into potential collusion between the president's 2016 campaign and Russia is public. Though the probe…

Donald Trump Went In On Mitt Romney For His Harsh Criticism Following The Mueller Report

By Lara Walsh
Just hours after Mitt Romney shared what might be the harshest Republican critique yet of Donald Trump's actions as detailed in the redacted Mueller report, the President is hitting back on Twitter with a very personal attack. Donald Trump's…

Obama Condemned The Sri Lanka Bombings As An "Attack On Humanity" In His Message Of Support

By Mehak Anwar
A series of explosions occurred at three churches in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing over 200 people and injuring around 450 more. Shortly after the attacks, President Barack Obama took to Twitter to comment on the explosions. Barack Obama's…

Here's How President Trump Offered "Condolences" To Victims Of Sri Lanka Bombing Attacks

By Lara Walsh
After a series of explosions rocked Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, leaving 560 injured and more than 200 dead at several churches and high-end hotels, the president is expressing his condolences on Twitter. In addition to sharing his sympathies, Donald…

An Expert Reveals How The Mueller Report Could Lead To Trump's Impeachment

By Chelsea Stewart
The possibility that President Donald Trump could be impeached seems likelier than ever, especially because FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on an investigation into potential collusion between Russia and members of the 2016 Trump…

Trump Blamed Obama For Russian Election Meddling, Because Why Not Try It

By Chelsea Stewart
There's at least one sure thing about President Donald Trump: He likes to play the blame game. This time, he's pointing his finger at President Barack Obama in the immediate wake of FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian meddling in…

28 Captions For Washington D.C. & Seeing The Cherry Blossoms With Your Besties

By Marisa Casciano
In your lifetime, you want to see as much of this country as possible. You want to take weekend trips to the major cities like Chicago, San Francisco, New York City, and Los Angeles. You want to eat at their famous restaurants, see their beautiful…

The White House Response To The Notre Dame Fire Is Raising Questions About Who Gets Help

By Shelby Black
On Monday, April 15, Paris residents watched as the historic Notre Dame Cathedral erupted in flames, leading to the building's iconic spire to collapse. Since the tragedy, people from all over the world have come together and pledged that they will…

Beyoncé Honored Michelle Obama In The TIME 100 List With The Perfect Tribute

By Daniella Bondar
Forget fantasy sports brackets, I have a fantasy league made up of the perfect squad. While my squad is (sadly) just a pipe dream, Beyoncé and former first lady Michelle Obama have prime spots on it, because they are perfect #squadgoals. To prove…

5 Zodiac Signs That Would Rather Eat Worms Than Get Back With Their Ex

By Caroline Colvin
While the stars make certain signs all heart-eye emoji about their partners 'til the very end, there are, without a doubt, a few key zodiac signs that'll never get back with their exes — not even if you paid them. Sure, some signs would definitely…

These Photos Of Notre Dame After The Fire Show The Extent Of The Destruction

By Chelsea Stewart
It's been a few days for Paris. On April 15, a massive fire engulfed the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France, one of the city's most treasured landmarks. Though the fire has since been extinguished, firefighters and officials have been accessing…

You Probably Never Noticed This Telling Habit In The Way Donald Trump Speaks

By Shelby Black
President Donald Trump isn't always known for his measured and thoughtful rhetoric. The president is famous for his off-the-cuff remarks on any number of topics, but the way he has spoken about ethnic and racial minorities has often been troubling.…

Trump Tried To Blame Obama For Family Separations & Got Called Out With Facts

By Chelsea Stewart
Here we go again. While brushing off reports that he is planning on revamping his highly controversial policy of separating migrant families at the United States southern border, Donald Trump blamed Barack Obama for family separations. It's at least…

Michelle Obama Just Wore The Sparkly Pink Suit Of My Dreams & Nothing In My Closet Will Ever Compare

By Bella Gerard
Do you know how hard it is getting dressed in my same old denim and booties every day knowing damn well gorgeous outfits like Michelle Obama's sparkly pink suit exist? It's difficult, let me tell you, but I perservere. After all, if anyone should…

Kirstjen Nielsen's Replacement At Homeland Security May Not Be Around For Too Long

By Shelby Black
It may be a few months into the new year, but it looks like the Trump administration is wiping the slate clean in some departments. Since news broke on Sunday, April 7 that Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen would be stepping down from…

Obama Shared The Most Perfect Reason Why People Should Get Out & Travel More

By Chelsea Stewart
If there's anyone who can tell you why you should give into your wanderlust and book a trip around the world today, it's President Barack Obama. He's been around the globe and back, mingling with people from all kinds of backgrounds, trying any and…

10 Proposal Horror Stories That'll Make You Cringe

By Ginny Hogan
If you're anything like me, you've played out your dream engagement in your head a number of times. Your charming beau gets down on their knee and declares their love to you, and then you get thousands of likes on Instagram when you post about it.…

These 9 Trans Activists Are Fighting For Equality & Representation

By Mehak Anwar
The last day of March marks an important international day: Transgender Day of Visibility. According to the Human Rights Campaign, Transgender Day of Visibility is is both a time to celebrate transgender people around the world and the courage it…

Barack Obama Shared This Encouraging Message With Freshmen Congressional Democrats

By Chelsea Stewart
Starting a new job can be incredibly exciting, but it can also make you super nervous. After all, you've gotta learn the ropes, familiarize yourself with the office space, and try to carve out where you fit in. Having a mentor, or at least someone…