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Chris Evans absolutely obliterates Piers Morgan for mocking dads who carry their children.

There’s almost nothing cooler than a man who knows how to be a good, loving father. Most people get this. The kind of men who are most appealing to others are the providers, those secure enough in their own skin to be of service to others. Unless you’re Piers Morgan. Than you desperately try to flip your own insecurities into an attack on men who nurture their own young offspring. In a viral tweet that was received in exactly the opposite way Morgan intended, the TV host attacked James Bond…

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This restaurant proves restaurants can feed the homeless and still stay in business.

Kazi Mannan may have grown up in Pakistan in poverty, but that didn’t mean his family wasn’t doing everything they could to help those in need. “My mother taught us if we have a little bit extra, we must share and care for others,” he explains. Mannan’s family back in Pakistan. Photo courtesy of Mannan. That lesson stayed with him long after he grew up and moved to Washington D.C. He managed to land a job at a gas station in Northeast D.C., and while he was there, he couldn’t…

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Amazon just gave its workers a huge raise after a big push from Bernie Sanders.

Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT) and Amazon have had a long-standing beef. Sanders has been on Jeff Bezos and his company for the way it treats many of its workers: low wages, inhumane working conditions and production demands that rarely trickle down to those who help make it one of the world’s two $1 trillion dollar corporations. Well, Jeff Bezos heard Bernie’s points and decided to make a change, announcing that he’s raising the minimum wage for all full-time, part-time, temporary and seasonal employees with Amazon…

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It’s not just about inclusivity here are six other benefits to boys and girls playing.

Have you ever walked past a playground and seen groups of girls playing separately from groups of boys? Sure, really young kids may not be very discerning in their choice of play partners, but once kids become aware of their gender, they often silo off into their respective gendered groups. Girls may start gathering in a group that plays with dolls or puzzles, while boys may prefer to get dirty and play fight. Photo via Pixabay. And while there’s nothing wrong with some separation, if it becomes the norm, over…

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Sorry Baby Boomers, Millennials are better at marriage than you.

Photo by Mona Varga/Flickr   While Baby Boomers may gripe about entitled Millennials and the participation trophies they handed them, studies show the younger generation may be better at life. They work harder. They’re more optimistic. They’re better educated. They give back more to their communities. They had way less teenage pregnancies. And, unlike their parents, they don’t get divorced. Read more: http://www.upworthy.com/sorry-baby-boomers-millennials-are-better-at-marriage-than-you

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After being shamed, she exposed the double standard all breastfeeding mothers face.

via Facebook There’s a sexist double standard in America that goes something like this: It’s acceptable for breasts to be shown on television, the Internet, in movies, and on newsstands. But if you dare pull a breast out in public to breastfeed a baby—the one activity that breasts were made for—you will probably be shamed. No one understands this double standard more than Wittney Hope. Hope was shopping at the Dillard’s in Chattanooga, Tennessee, when her baby began signaling that it was time to nurse. To be polite, Hope asked…

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Bedtime battles got you down, parents? These tweets will have you laughing in solidarity.

Few aspects of parenting unite the masses like bedtime. Sure, there are some superhuman parents who manage to wrangle their offspring into bed with a minimal amount of effort and agony. But then there are the rest of us. If the idea of putting your loinfruit down for the night causes you to twitch uncontrollably, these tweets are for you. Let’s start with the big picture. If “drunk, rabid chimpanzees” is not a relatable description of bedtime with small children at your house, please teach us your ways. I’ve never…

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For the first time in 130 years, most people under 35 live with their parents.

Make yourself at home. There’s been a historic shift in where young people choose to live these days and the trend has nothing to do with hip cultural movements like micro-housing. Instead, this version of the “share economy” is a throwback to the late 1800’s.   Recent data from the Pew Research Center reports that 32.1 percent of adults aged 18-34 are living at home with their parents, a plurality in the survey. Meanwhile, the number of young adults who live with a romantic partner or spouse continues to decline.…

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It’s incredibly hard to get by as a contractor in America. It shouldn’t have to be.

Retirement, paid sick days, a steady schedule — in theory, these should be a given for all working people. In practice, not so much. Right now, a little over 10% of the American workforce is part of the “gig economy,” according to the UC Berkeley Labor Center, which means that most or all of their main income comes from work they do as independent contractors or through temp, on-call, and contract work. They aren’t guaranteed direct deposits, they don’t get paid-time off, and they often have to grapple with stagnating…

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In 1969, she helped put a man on the moon. Today, Katherine Johnson turns 100.

Via Disney ABC Television/Flickr When Katherine Johnson was born in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia in 1918, the thought a human on the moon was pure fantasy. And the thought of African-American woman making it happen was downright preposterous. But in 1969, Katherine Johnson, an African-American woman known as NASA’s “human computer,” was responsible for the calculations that made Neil Armstrong’s “giant leap for mankind” possible. Johnson was obsessed with counting as a young child which led to an intense interest in mathematics during elementary school. Public education wasn’t allowed…

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Devastated father makes incredible discovery while cleaning his deceased daughter’s room.

On May 28, 2014, 13-year-old Athena Orchard of Leicester, England, died of bone cancer. The disease began as a tumor in her head and eventually spread to her spine and left shoulder. After her passing, Athena’s parents and six siblings were completely devastated. Millions of people worldwide inspired by teen cancer victim Athena Orchard’s message on mirror http://t.co/8CmhDl9waJ pic.twitter.com/AXqHQKJkXM — Leicestershire Live (@leicslive) June 7, 2014 In the days following her death, her father, Dean, had the difficult task of going through her belongings. But the spirits of the entire…

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Why this dating app aficionado isn’t sold on friendship apps.

It’s hard to find a friend — especially as an adult. Several tech companies are trying to make it a little easier. Back in March 2016, dating app Bumble launched a new feature called Bumble BFF. The premise was simple: Take the existing Bumble infrastructure and let people use the app with the specific goal of making friends. Why? Because the company realized that many people on the app were already doing that, and they might as well just make it a full-on feature. Making connections with strangers on the…

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Raped at 13, this beauty queen walked away from her crown after an emcee’s #MeToo joke.

Miss America pageants are changing for the better, but that change has been slow to catch on in some state competitions. On June 30, 2018, the emcee of the Miss Massachusetts pageant mocked #MeToo, blaming the loss of the swimsuit competition on the movement. In a brief skit, a woman spoke to someone dressed as God, saying, “We may have very well seen the last ever swimsuit competition on stage. It’s very upsetting, and I’m trying to understand, God, why it happened.” And the person playing God held up a…

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Barack Obama’s 3 questions everyone should ask before getting married.

Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images. If you’re going to get relationship advice from someone, the Obamas seem like a great place to start. When Barack Obama’s former adviser announced he and his girlfriend were moving in together, the president shared some advice. Dan Pfeiffer had a job most of us could only imagine: advising then-President Obama. Of course, that didn’t stop the commander-in-chief from occasionally dropping some personal wisdom of his own. When Pfeiffer was leaving his post in 2015, he told Obama about his plans to move in with…

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The world is celebrating: Thai rescuers have found missing youth soccer players alive.

Photo by Linh Pham/Getty Images. After 12 boys and their soccer coach went missing inside Thailand’s Tham Luang Nang Non, people feared the worst. 10 days later, they were celebrating. “We found all 13 safe,” said Chiang Rai province Gov. Narongsak Osatanakorn. “We will take care of them until they can move.” The group had disappeared after a flood trapped them inside the cave. Rescue workers searched around the clock, but as time went on, the odds of finding the boys alive seemed slim. The desperate search began when a…

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