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Meteor showers typically bring individuals outside to enjoy the light show

October 27, 2016

College photography professors Donna Cosentino and Judith Preston watch a Persied meteor streak through the starry sky above California's Anza Borrego Desert State Park on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015. The...

“Burkini” refers to a bathing suit designed to cover the entire body and head

The above graphic details what constitutes a
September 11, 2016

The above graphic details what constitutes a "burkini." The term was coined as a combination of the word "bikini" and the word "burqa," which is an Islamic item of clothing designed to cover a woman's...

And the Oscar Goes To…

Oscar statues, stand-ins for the real deal, are ready backstage during rehearsals on Saturday, February 22, 2013, in the Dolby Theatre at the Hollywood and Highland Center in Los Angeles, California, as preparations are in full swing for the 85th Academy Awards show on Sunday. (Al Seib/Los Angeles Times/MCT)
March 5, 2015

Oscar statues, stand-ins for the real deal, are ready backstage during rehearsals on Saturday, February 22, 2013, in the Dolby Theatre at the Hollywood and Highland Center in Los Angeles, California, as...

Robin Williams

Robin Williams
August 25, 2014

When I chose to write about the tragic death of Robin Williams, the first notion to bubble in my mind was the fear that my writing would have little to no impact as I could say nothing that had not already...

Women in comedy

Ellen DeGeneres is a very funny woman.  
April 30, 2014

According to Jerry Lewis, women cannot be funny if they are being crude. Although Lewis admits that women can be great standup comics, if they are crude during their performances women lack all potential...

National Guard recognizes gay marriage

Derrick Peacock dances with his mom, Kelly Peacock, and Pablo Monroy with his mom, Alma Garza. Some friends and family accepted each man as gay right away, but some have struggled with coming to terms with their sexual orientation. Derrick Peacock and Pablo Monroy, a sergeant in the Washington National Guard, held a large wedding ceremony Aug. 11, 2012, with their friends and families near Port Orchard, Wash.
September 21, 2013

Derrick Peacock dances with his mom, Kelly Peacock, and Pablo Monroy with his mom, Alma Garza. Some friends and family accepted each man as gay right away, but some have struggled with coming to terms...

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