When you declare that everyone's favorite underdog planet is no longer a planet, you become a pretty polarizing figure. But Neil Degrasse Tyson really has a lot going for him.
The wonderful Zen Pencils created this powerful cartoon based on a quote by Malala Yousafzai, who is recovering from being shot in the head by the Taliban. She has just been nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize.
Meet Chico and Jack, two Australian Cattle Dog mixes who are looking for love — as long as they can stay together. Everyone needs someone.
Schools and streets remain eerily deserted as workers rebuild the nuclear power plant.
Thanks to a truce in the drug wars, Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, for the first time in years, no longer has the world’s highest murder rate. But for a generation that grew up around constant violence, the fight for normalcy is just beginning.
Data is neat. But it's even neater when it's organized into a pretty chart. (Like, literally. It's way easier to read.)
For when you're just having one of those days.
Students take note: you're probably doing it wrong!
A French woman's German Shepherd stopped her from committing suicide by knocking aside the rifle she tried to fire into her heart.
"I know this will not be the last time I talk about food and weight and bodies with my daughter; I am just ultra pissed that it had to start when she was seven." (via Mamamia.com.au)
With more than 50% of gay men no longer using condoms consistently, the shame that often prevents candid discussion of bareback sex may prove to be as dangerous as the health risks themselves.
Both acts have turned down their invitation to the national Boy Scouts Jamboree after pressure from GLAAD to denounce the Boy Scouts' ban on gay scouts and leaders.
These fur balls were dealt crappy hands, but they're still smiling, purring and wagging their little tails. That's what I would call totally inspirational!
The author of American Honor Killings: Desire and Rage Among Men discusses the tragic murder of out gay mayoral candidate Marco McMillian and why "gay panic" is an increasingly irrelevant term.
Shaggy was more than just a Mr. Lover, he was a Marine.You'll be surprised who has spent time serving our country.
Pictures that will make you say "Huh... This is kinda cool... I guess?"
Unleash the waffle within.
Chris Baker is a youth pastor who runs a tattoo parlor. In his free time, he helps ex-gang members and sex trafficking victims erase painful reminders of their pasts.
If you want to be a star, like these queens, then you better get to werq!
Wake up, America!
"I hope the Supreme Court will do the right thing, and let everyone enjoy the same rights. It's going to help keep families together. It's going to make kids feel better about who they are. And it is time."
NSFW unless crying in your office is acceptable.