Vox's Missing Chapter investigates why Chinatowns the world over adopted a common look that doesn't really reflect the prior homes of their immigrant founders.
A high school basketball coach in Coronado, California was fired after his predominately white team threw tortillas at their rivals from a mostly Latino school. As his students hurled tortillas at players from Orange Glen High School of Escondido, Coach JD Laaperi, from Coronado High School, acted like a sour sport – even though his… READ THE REST
And yet another entitled passenger abuses an Uber driver, this time a racist Karen who goes by the name of Stella. The driver, from Charlotte, North Carolina, dumps his passengers off at a gas station (where they will have to get another ride) after he says Karen verbally attacked him in the car, cussing him… READ THE REST
Outrage erupted when social media spotted advertisements for the Historic Latta Plantation's racist Juneteenth celebration. Removing the advertisements did not erase the terrible, racist language the plantation used to promote its white people worshipping event. Charlotte Observer: The event billing is sympathetic to those who owned slaves in the aftermath of emancipation, and inaccurately minimizes… READ THE REST
You might think that drinking water from a reusable bottle instead of constantly throwing away those plastic water bottles is your good deed to help the environment. While that's absolutely true, there are ways to do even more to not only help strike a blow for a more ecologically sound world but a safer one… READ THE REST
Summer is usually a time for bear cubs in kiddie pools, cats in hammocks, and decapitated swan pool floaties. You know, the fun stuff. We get that staring into the teeth of a blistering summer swelter isn't always the best time for tackling something like shoring up your overall web security approach. But the reality… READ THE REST
Whether you want to admit it or not, there's a good chance you're a snorer. As it turns out, 45 percent of the population snores, with about 25 percent in the category of regular snorers. That's almost 37 million people in the U.S. alone. If you're snoring, you're generating noise that probably averages around 50… READ THE REST