Why Is Everyone So Scared Of Rock Music’s Mixed-Race Roots?

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The founder of the brilliant fyeahblackrockmusic Tumblr talks racial politics, Kelis, and . . . the Doobie Brothers?

A Dad Sounds Off on the “Thank You” Seekers


Where are the days where good deeds were their own reward? This dad wants them back and the attention seeking to end.

Feminists Can’t Stop Spoiling Everything


It is a truth universally acknowledged that a feminist in possession of respect for women must spoil everything.

The Ultimate Everyday Superhero

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JJ Vincent thinks that this superhero needs to be everywhere. At all times.

Dad Takes Toddler on Adventures Like No Other (Photos)

We were very proud of Lily for helping to blow up the Death Star. It’s a bit weird they gave her a toy instead of a medal, but that’s cool.

Thanks to Dan Gallagher’s sense of humor and ingenuity, his first-born daughter, Lily, has shared the screen with some of Hollywood’s biggest names—all before she’s out of diapers.

Reddit Cofounder Alexis Ohanian Provides 10 Ways For This Generation To Dream Bigger

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For a man who started a site that has gained over 110 million users and over 5.8 billion page views, 30-year-old Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian is bound to know a lot about the Internet.

It’s A Baby-Daddy Thing: “The Man Who Is Not My Mother” Wins Tumblr

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New parents, All parents, take heed. There’s a new Tumblr page in town – The Man Who Is Not My Mother – and its wonderful and relatable and funny.

Yeah, I Kiss My Sons…So What?


Kissing your sons is vital to their emotional development. Doug Zeigler tells us why.

Things Fitting Perfectly Into Other Things


Simple photographs and a curious sense of rightness.

A Girl Who Likes Boys Who Like Boys: The Joy of Dating Gay Men


Perhaps the only problem with dating gay men is that they’re gay.

My Daguerrotype Boyfriend: Men Have Always Been Sexy


The most fun thing about antique photography? Dude watching!

Read This. Please. The Horrors of Self Promotion.

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Sean Beaudoin hates the treadmill of self-promotion that he’s on. But as a writer, what choice does he have?

Didn’t Ask? Don’t Share

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Zach Stafford wants to remind you that the internet is like a phone, but with a speaker. That sext you send may live forever…and prompt others to take action.

Teens and Social Media: One Post Can Last a Lifetime

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Jeff Bogle argues that teaching a kid how to use social media and its consequences is the responsibility of parents

Why Is This Tumblr Taking Off?: Reasons My Son is Crying (Photos)


Reason #304: Grandma wouldn’t let him spill his ice water all over her and the table.

Will You Take the #2Dto3D Challenge?


Make “social” social again by making your 2D online relationships 3D!