29 Sep 2016

Colorado Will Use Extra Marijuana Revenue to Prevent Bullying in Schools

Light it up, take a puff, pass around kindness – do it for the kids! Smell that? It’s kindness. Thanks to massive amounts of surplus tax revenue, more than $66 million will be distributed to Colorado schools through a grant program for bully prevention. The program provides a coach to teach and council…

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25 Sep 2016

College Student Gives Back to Those in Need

Every day, it seems like we see something or someone from today’s youth that makes us question what they’re doing. Whether it be the clothes they wear, the music they listen to, their words or their actions, it’ll be something that’s different than those older than them. And often times it makes us shake our…

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31 Aug 2016

Old Man Poops Himself In Grocery Store and Humanity Saves the Day

  Sometimes life is really difficult, and all the negative news we hear begins to make us cynical towards the world. So it’s important to highlight these stories and acts of compassion. Humanity exists, and this story proves it. In a public Facebook post, Lisa Lemming Jackson describes an incident

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.




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04 Jul 2016

John Cena’s Message to America: Be a Patriot, Not a Bigot

John Cena, the professional wrestler, comedic actor, and total babe, has an important Fourth of July message. The video, embedded below, is a PSA from the non-profit group Ad Council and the #WeAreAmerica campaign. Midway through the ad Cena says, “Almost half the country belongs to minority groups. People who are lesbian, African American, bi, transgender,…

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21 Jun 2016

Orlando Pays the Price of America’s Shame

I awakened to the news in America.  I was traveling abroad in Europe during the Orlando tragedy, and while most of my fellow Americans slept in the early morning hours on Sunday, June 12th, dawn had already broken in the Tuscan hills where I, alone, seized by emotions that I had not embraced in years,…

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16 Jun 2016

University of Chicago Student Body President Fights Possible Expulsion, Wins

Graduation day is a day college students strive for. With all the hard work, time and effort they put in, to be able to walk across the stage gives one a sense of accomplishment. Whether it be a Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD., you know that you’ve accomplished something. Last week, now-former University of Chicago student…

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06 Jun 2016

How You Can Help Artists Flourish

We’re all familiar with the term “Starving artist.”  Unfortunately, some of us are a little too familiar.  Like, making payment arrangements and doomsday prepping the freezer with 39 cent Tina’s burritos familiar.  Fear not!  We have some ways you can support your artist friends and make sure the utility companies don’t come breaking down their…