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Trump Wants To Kill Food Stamps & Force People To Cook Knockoff "Blue Apron" Instead

As of July 2017, more than 42 million Americans were receiving benefits from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), commonly referred to as food stamps. In his new 2019 budget outline, President Trump has proposed replacing those food …
By Sarah Beauchamp

A Texas Mom Died From The Flu After Rejecting Tamiflu For Being Too Expensive

Right now, the United States is facing its worst flu season in more than a decade. Thousands of flu-related deaths have been reported in the United States so far this season, and Texas is leading the country in terms of flu cases. When not properly t…
By Sarah Beauchamp

This U.S. Luge Olympian Was Sent To The Hospital After A Hard Crash On Her Final Run

The 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea didn't end well for one athlete. U.S. competitor Emily Sweeney crashed her luge during the women's singles competition on Tuesday. CNN reported that Sweeney was conscious after the crash, eventuall…
By Sarah Beauchamp

All The OAR Figure Skaters You Need To Know About

Despite Russia being banned from the 2018 Winter Olympics, dozens of individual athletes from the country have qualified to compete in the games. Only, they're forced to compete under the title of "Olympic athletes from Russia," aka OAR. Though you w…
By Sarah Beauchamp

Why The 2018 Olympics Could Be Big For Russian Athletes (Even Though They're "Banned")

Russian athletes might be banned from competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics under their nation's flag, but that hasn't stopped them from scoring medals. So far, the "Olympic athletes from Russia," a.k.a. OAR, have taken home two medals: one silver an…
By Sarah Beauchamp

Chloe Kim Tweeted About Ice Cream Mid-Competition & Twitter Absolutely Loves It

You know that feeling when you're about to compete in the Olympics for the very first time in your life, but all you can think about is ice cream? Me neither, but a young U.S. snowboarding star can relate. When the athlete was competing in her first-…
By Sarah Beauchamp

Everything You Need To Know About Yuna Kim's Sparkling Career

It doesn't matter that South Korean figure skating star Yuna Kim isn't competing at the 2018 Winter Olympics — at Friday's opening ceremony, she stole the show anyway. "Queen Yuna," as she's lovingly referred to by her fans, was chosen for the honor …
By Sarah Beauchamp

The Olympic Torch Bearers Had To Climb Up An Epic Staircase & Twitter Was Too Impressed

During the opening ceremony for the 2018 Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, two hockey players had to climb an epic staircase leading to the cauldron. They basically did the hardest leg day at the gym that you can imagine, and people on Twitter ar…
By Sarah Beauchamp

North & South Korea Marched As One At The Opening Ceremony & The Photos Are Historic

After more than seven decades of division, North Korea and South Korea are taking advantage of the 2018 Olympics in PyeongChang as a time to show unity. At the opening ceremony, the two countries demonstrated it by marching together. Here's what it l…
By Sarah Beauchamp

The Olympic Opening Ceremony Kinda Looked Like It Was All On Ice

The kickoff for the 2018 Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, was a treat. The games opened with an elaborate fantasy scenario, in which five small children were caught up in some kind of wild adventure that involved dragons and white tigers. But wa…
By Sarah Beauchamp

Figure Skating Rules Changed Dramatically 15 Years Ago

It's difficult to imagine that figure skating, arguably the most popular and recognizable sport in the Winter Olympics, started out as a way for people to get from A to B. (Skating begun as a way to travel across Dutch canals as early as the 13th cen…
By Sarah Beauchamp

These 6 Countries Are Competing In The Winter Olympics For The First Time EVER

Most of the countries that competed in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, will return for the 2018 games, with the exception of the former host country. The International Olympic Committee technically banned Russia from competing in PyeongCha…
By Sarah Beauchamp

Here Are All The Winter Olympics Sports To Get Pumped About RIGHT NOW

In February, top athletes from around the world will meet in PyeongChang, South Korea, for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. While it might seem like all eyes will be on the big names and popular events at the Olympics (looking at you, figure skating), …
By Sarah Beauchamp

Justin Trudeau Stops Woman To Ask Her To Say “Peoplekind” Instead Of “Mankind”

During a town hall meeting on Thursday, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau requested a woman say "peoplekind" instead of "mankind," as part of a larger effort by the Canadian government to make language inclusivity a priority. On Wednesday, the C…
By Sarah Beauchamp

This Trump Adviser Said Flu Shots Aren't Necessary If A Person Just Has Faith

A controversial minister who serves on Trump's evangelical advisory board recently appeared in a video posted to the Right Wing Watch Blog to make a surprising claim about the flu. Trump evangelical adviser Gloria Copeland said flu shots aren't neces…
By Sarah Beauchamp

Larry Nassar Was Just Sentenced Again & Now He Faces Up To 360 Years In Prison

Not long after he was basically sentenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting 265 girls and women over the years, former Olympic doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced Monday to an additional 40 to 125 years behind bars for molesting three victims u…
By Sarah Beauchamp

These #PhillyPoliceScanner Tweets Call Out A Double Standard In The Super Bowl Riots

Celebrations — and riots — erupted throughout Philadelphia on Sunday night, after the Eagles won their first-ever Super Bowl victory. Using the hashtag #PhillyPoliceScanner, a lot of people made jokes about those Eagles fans who threw caution to the …
By Sarah Beauchamp

People Are Saying This Video Of Tom Brady Fumbling Cost The Patriots The Game

In a play that thrilled Philadelphia fans Sunday night, the New England Patriots' star quarterback Tom Brady fumbled the ball, allowing Eagles' defensive end Derek Barnett to recover it with just two minutes left in the game. The play gave the Eagles…
By Sarah Beauchamp

These Hilarious GIFs Honestly Sum Up The Entire Super Bowl

The 52nd Super Bowl was a tense game, and it didn't help that the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots fans are some of the most passionate and loyal fans in the league. During the game, Twitter was ablaze with commentary, accompanied incredi…
By Sarah Beauchamp

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Nick Foles’ Time In College

Tom Brady might have five Super Bowl wins under his belt, but there's another quarterback stealing the spotlight at the 52nd championship game: Nick Foles. The Philadelphia Eagles star was thrust into the limelight after starting quarterback Carson W…
By Sarah Beauchamp