Lobbyist Defends A Bank That Went After A Family After Their Mom Died, Gets A Time-Out From Senator

When you file for bankruptcy, you can often get debt forgiven or restructured. But if you have student loans, some nice lobbyists have made sure they are not part of that deal. A mom with $100k in student loan debt died, and her children went Read More …

That One Time A Company Ignored The Racist Haters And Proceeded With Another 'Shocking' Commercial

A while ago, Cheerios aired a regular commercial featuring regular parents and a regular (although very cute) little girl. But wow, did that ordinary ad bring out the ugly in a lot of people. Cheerios had to disable the comments to stop the racist hate Read More …

You Might Want To Put The Brakes On Your Next Trip To The Fast Food Drive-Through. Here's Why.

I know we’re kind of not the norm, but our family doesn’t eat fast food. My kids don’t feel like they’re missing out on anything … because they’re not. Well, maybe they’re missing out on excessive sodium and saturated fat. They still get plenty of Read More …

A Kickstarter Project That Could Just Become The Biggest Ever

It won 26 Daytime Emmys and a Peabody and was shown in the living rooms of American families for 26 years. And guess what? “Reading Rainbow” is coming back, via the Internet. This is a Kickstarter campaign, likely to go down as the most successful Read More …