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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…

AOC Highlighted The "Difference" Between Her & Trump With This Response To A Heckler

By Chelsea Stewart
On March 29, a heckler learned a valuable thing: If you're going to yell mean things in front of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-New York), you should be prepared for a heated response. I mean, she really didn't hold back, raising her voice and…

Nothing Proves How Different Trump & Obama Are More Than These Photos Of Them With Kids

By Chelsea Stewart
They might be good with politics (well, depending on who you ask), but that's seemingly about all President Donald Trump and President Barack Obama have in common. I mean, they appear to do everything differently, all the way down to the way they…

The Trump Admin's Latest Attack On Obamacare Is Taking A New Tack

By Mehak Anwar
After a series of attempts in Congress since the start of his term, as well as a push in federal courts, President Donald Trump's administration is making a new attempt to get rid of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), otherwise known as Obamacare. On…

Here’s What 10 Celebrities Had To Say About How They Deal With Trust In Their Relationships

By Rachel Shatto
Saying that trust is an important part of relationship is hardly a hot take, but despite this being something we know, it's sometimes harder to actually practice it in real life. It's normal to struggle to trust, or have relationships with, people…

This Video Of Blue Ivy Telling Beyoncé's Mom A Corny Joke Is Literally Too Adorable

By Hollee Actman Becker
Blue Ivy Carter is here to save your Monday morning. Beyonce and Jay-Z's 7-year-old daughter stole the show during a cameo in Grandma Tina Lawson's latest Instagram video. And while we don't actually get to see the adorable little girl — except for…

Twitter Is Blowing Up Over Mueller Submitting His Report On The Russia Investigation

By Tina Kolokathis
It's taken what's felt like decades, but on Friday, March 22, Special Counsel Robert Mueller submitted his findings on whether President Donald Trump allegedly colluded with Russia in the 2016 presidential election, according to The New York Times.…

Barack Obama Celebrated Jennifer Lopez & Alex Rodriguez's Engagement In The Sweetest Way

By Chelsea Stewart
If there's one thing the world can't stop talking about, it's Jennifer Lopez's recent engagement to Alex Rodriguez. While there have been endless reactions to the news, from shock to full-scale hysterics, nothing beats Barack Obama's note to…

Hillary Clinton & Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Roasted Jared Kushner Over Private Messaging

By Chelsea Stewart
White House adviser Jared Kushner has really been getting an earful. Following March 21 reports that he allegedly used the encrypted WhatsApp messaging app to conduct government business, people have called him out for apparent hypocrisy, with many…

Ivanka & Tiffany Trump's Cute Photos Together Aren't Here For Sibling Rivalry

By Shelby Black
In this tense political climate, it's never been more important to have family around. Even though the Trumps may not be the most popular people right now, at least they have each other. Of course, some first family members are a bit more in the…

Congress Can Override A Presidential Veto, But It Takes A Lot Of Work

By Shelby Black
There's nothing more important than political bodies working together, because it really has a huge impact. Recently, there's been a lot of tension between President Donald Trump and Congress over a slew of matters, which has resulted in some heated…

Meghan McCain Clapped Back At Trump With This Suggestion After He Criticized John McCain

By Mehak Anwar
Another day, another strange, exclamation-point-filled tweet from the POTUS. On Saturday, March 16, Donald Trump took to Twitter to level criticism at the late U.S. Senator John McCain with regard to his reported involvement with the Russia dossier…

Barack “O’bama” Is Celebrating St. Patrick's Day With A Throwback Photo & A Dad Joke

By Lara Walsh
On Sunday, March 17, former President Obama took to Instagram to ring in St. Patrick's Day with a throwback photo from the Emerald Isle along with a dad joke. Barack Obama's St. Patrick's Day 2019 post remembers his 2011 trip to Ireland. And, you…

Muslims On Twitter Are Sharing The Most Beautiful Stories About Their #PeacefulMosques

By Chelsea Stewart
Following a deadly shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday, March 15, Twitter users have taken to their accounts to send out prayers and condolences to those affected. There's been an overwhelming number of supportive tweets, but this…

Harry, Meghan, William, & Kate Sent Condolences To The "Open-Hearted" People Of Christchurch

By Amanda Fama
A mass shooting took place inside two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday, March 15, killing 49 people and injuring 20. World leaders have been responding to the terror attack throughout the morning, including the royal family. In fact,…

Barack Obama Shared His Grief About The Christchurch Mosque Shootings With A Sad Post

By Lilli Petersen
On Friday, March 15, the world was struck by another terrible mass shooting, when a gunman reportedly opened fire in two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. The attack reportedly left at least 49 people dead. In the aftermath, world leaders,…

This Photo Of Melania Trump Has Twitter Making A New Case For "Fake Melania"

By Chelsea Stewart
Melania Trump spent Friday, March 8 touring tornado devastation in Alabama — or did she? Twitter, for yet another time, thinks the first lady may have used a body double to stand in her place, and the tweets are going all in on this theory. Elite…

The Internet Is Downright Roasting Trump For Reportedly Signing Bibles In Alabama

By Chelsea Stewart
Well, this is awkward. On Thursday, March 7, President Donald Trump toured tornado-ravaged areas in Alabama, greeting the survivors and apparently autographing their Bibles. While some people called his visit a "godsend," others took to Twitter to…

Trump Bragged About Himself & His Admin In His International Women's Day Statement

By Daniella Bondar and Chelsea Stewart
On March 8, the world celebrated yet another International Women's Day, celebrating women and the achievements they've made. Even though it's a holiday for women, sometimes men weigh in to share their thoughts, because, hey, feminism is for…

Barack Obama Highlighted So Many Inspiring Women For International Women's Day

By Chelsea Stewart
International Women's Day is here again, which means there are zillions of amazing posts celebrating women on social media. Girl power advocate Barack Obama was one of many who joined the celebrations, sharing a tweet that paid homage to women he…

Let's Be Honest About These 10 Things You'd Secretly Love Doing Tonight Instead Of Going Out

By Rachel Chapman
The further I get into my 20s, the more I've realized that I am a homebody. A cozy night spent in my apartment sounds way more appealing to me than going out to a crowded, loud bar. It’s probably because I’m exhausted after a busy work week, and the…

Lyft's Women's History Month Deal Will Drive You To Celebrate Strong Women

By Daniella Bondar
March is Women's History Month, and that means an entire month dedicated to highlighting women and their achievements, and lots of people are getting on board. Companies like Lyft have found a way to utilize their business model to educate and…

Twitter Is Sharing Hilariously Weird Takes On This 'Ellen DeGeneres Show' Tradition

By Lara Walsh
If there's anything that Ellen DeGeneres is known for, it's acting as a fairy godmother and magically surprising the guests on her show with the wishes of their dreams. Meeting Idina Menzel and Barack Obama? Check. Gifts and one-in-a-lifetime…

Hillary Clinton Used ‘Mean Girls’ To Clap Back At Trump, So She’s Just Like Us

By Daniella Bondar
Mean Girls premiered over a decade ago and yet it's still a goldmine for perfect GIF reactions. If you needed proof that the 2004 smash hit is still super fresh, look no further than our former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton who relied on an…

People Really Want To Know What Trump Scored On His SAT, After Michael Cohen's Congressional Testimony

By Lara Walsh
On Wednesday, Feb. 27, Michael Cohen continued to serve up bombshell claims as he testified before the House Oversight Committee. The testimony of President Trump's former attorney included allegations he was ordered to send threatening letters to…

Donald Trump Is Facing Yet Another Sexual Misconduct Allegation

By Hannah Golden
President Donald Trump is no stranger to legal trouble, and now he can add one more problem to the list. According to a report in The Washington Post published Monday, Feb. 25, Donald Trump allegedly kissed a campaign staffer without her consent as…

The Trump Admin's New "Domestic Gag Rule" Will Seriously Impact Access To Abortion

By Chelsea Stewart
President Donald Trump clearly isn't kidding about his crackdown on abortion laws and rights, and he just scored a major win. The Trump administration's new "domestic gag rule" change to Title X could ban clinics that provide abortions or offer…

A Barack Obama Sighting At A Duke-North Carolina Basketball Game Gave The Crowd The Best Reason To Cheer

By Lizzy Rosenberg
There are very few things in this world that I love more than a solid Barack Obama sighting. Whether he's busy praising his gorgeous, intelligent wife, living it up on a remote beach in his Hawaiian hometown, or if he's simply filling up his car…

There's A Lot To Unpack In The Trump Admin's Push To Decriminalize Homosexuality Globally

By Daniella Bondar
There's some positive, LGBTQ+ focused news coming out of the White House, or so it seems. NBC News reported on Feb. 19 that the White House just added a huge human rights issue to their agenda. While on the surface the plan is focused on…

These Inspiring Quotes For International Women's Day Challenge You To Take On The World

By Chelsea Stewart
Being a woman is truly an amazing thing, and I think we can all agree that we're ready to let that be heard on International Women's Day. If you've somehow never heard of the holiday, it's a moment to reflect on the accomplishments of women while…

Tiffany Trump's Presidents Day Instagram Message For Her Dad Included Some Sweet Photos

By Lara Walsh
On Presidents Day 2019, Tiffany Trump took a moment to share a social media shout-out to the 45th commander-in-chief: Her father, Donald Trump. On Monday, Feb. 18, the Georgetown Law student penned a brief but touching message to the current…

Twitter Is Defending Malia Obama After She Was Photographed Drinking Rosé

By Lara Walsh
The Twitterverse is coming to Malia Obama's defense after reports surfaced that she was photographed drinking a bottle of wine over the weekend in Florida. The criticism against Obama, who is just a few months shy of her 21st birthday, led former…

Bernie Sanders Is Running For President Again, & Twitter Already Has Thoughts

By Chelsea Stewart
Is second time the charm? With any luck, it will be for Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vermont) who announced on Feb. 19 that he's making another run for the White House. Of course, the news has garnered mixed reactions, but for many, this is a day that…

Instagram's #ShareBlackStories Campaign Is The Perfect Ode To Black History Month

By Chelsea Stewart
Are you looking for a way to engage in Black History Month? Look no further than your favorite photo-sharing app! Instagram's new Black History Month 2019 feature includes Black art and other creations, as well as cool stickers and camera effects…

Barack Obama Had A Kind Message For Parkland Survivors On The Shooting Anniversary

By Daniella Bondar
Feb. 14, 2019, marks one year since a gunman opened fire at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, killing 17 people. Many of the survivors of that day have since committed to championing gun control reform in this country…

Michelle Obama Posted A Group Valentine's Photo But It's Still Heartwarming AF

By Hannah Golden
It's Valentine's Day, and that means it's time for feels. On Thursday, Feb. 14, the former first lady celebrated the love-filled holiday with an adorable message meant for more than one special someone. This year, Michelle Obama's Valentine's Day…

Barack Obama Made The Smoothest Husband Move In His Valentine's Tweet For Michelle

By Shelby Black
Happy Valentine's Day everyone! Whether you're celebrating with a loved one, or solo this year, remember to let those important to you know how much you care. There's so many #couplegoals to celebrate, but Barack Obama's Valentine's Day tweet to…

Melania Trump Made Some Solo Plans For Valentine's Day

By Hannah Golden
Today is the day: Crushes, couples, and lovebirds of all stripes are donning their reds and pinks and looking forward to romantic plans for the evening. But are Donald and Melania Trump spending Valentine's Day together? It's not clear whether the…