My friend drives drunk. A lot. And not just “one drink too many” drunk, more like “in obviously rough shape” drunk. It not only makes me scared for her, it makes me angry: She could hurt herself or someone else, and there’s really no excuse in the era of Uber. I’ve tried talking to her about it, but she brushes it off or claims she won’t do it again, but then does, anyway. I’ve been tempted to call the cops on her just to get her to stop doing this. How do I convince her it’s not worth it before something terrible happens? More
Jon Stewart isn’t quite done riffing on the news. Nor is he done making good news of his own.
For the past three years, Jon Stewart has been using The Daily Show to train veterans for backstage jobs. With his tenure at the show ending, Stewart is now encouraging his fellow entertainers to carry the torch.
Taxi driver Victor Perez Cardona didn’t want the traditional coffin for his wake. Instead, he wanted to be in his cab.
I described a muffin to my friend the other day.
“It’s rich and moist,” I said, not thinking much of my explanation.
My friend nearly gagged.
“How dare you say ‘moist’,” she said.
When White House correspondent Laura Moser brought her family to meet President Barack Obama at a Passover dinner, what was the worst that could happen?
This is Felix, a 12-year-old boy from Uganda.
In a virtual flurry of high school and college graduations, one young grad stands head and shoulders below the rest. Tanishq Abraham, an 11-year-old from Sacramento, graduated from American River College with three associate degrees in math, foreign languages and science.
Abraham graduated high school a year ago. At age 10.
In November 2013, 5-year-old Miles Scott lived out a dream: He got to be BatKid.
Scott was diagnosed with leukemia, and made his wish because Batman is his favorite superhero. More
Earlier this month, we posted a story about Rob, a man falsely accused of being a sex offender. More