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How To Give The Gift Of A Good Night’s Sleep This Season

How To Give The Gift Of A Good Night’s Sleep This Season

Though we all deserve a good night's sleep, not everyone has access to the luxury. In New York City alone, 114,000 students are homeless and, subsequently, without a bed. Leesa is on a mission to challenge that statistic and solve the problem of youth homelessness and bedlessness. Since its founding in 2015, the mattress brand…
All The Ways In Which Women Won Last Night

All The Ways In Which Women Won Last Night

"As we have watched more women running, winning, and having an impact, we are reminded that much of the success for women candidates has been on the Democratic side," Debbie Walsh, director of the Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP), said in a statement provided to Refinery29. "We remain hopeful that Republican women will see…
The Complicated History Of Devil’s Night

The Complicated History Of Devil’s Night

Critics say the media was responsible, too. In 1990, Newsweek critiqued an ABC segment on "Detroit's plight" that emphasized Devil’s Night, murder, and drug use. The report “lapsed into gratuitous stigmatizing shorthand,” Newsweek staff wrote, adding that several Detroiters featured in the program felt they were misled by ABC. One woman thought the story would…
I Tried A Weighted Eye Mask And It Gave Me My Best Night’s Sleep Ever

I Tried A Weighted Eye Mask And It Gave Me My Best Night’s Sleep...

According to NodPod's founder, Melissa Bamberg, weighted blankets (and scaled-down eye masks) don't just feel good for no reason; studies on the effects of Deep Pressure Touch are still in nascent stages, but there's a lot of room to explore the potential of pressure on bringing an overall sense of calm. Well, after over a…
All The Key Moments From The Second Democratic Presidential Debate, Night 2

All The Key Moments From The Second Democratic Presidential Debate, Night 2

During Cory Booker’s opening statement, protesters in the theater were overheard chanting "fire Pantaleo," in reference to the Staten Island officer who was involved in the death of Eric Garner, a Black civilian, during an arrest in 2014. The shouts were likely aimed at New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, who has been criticized…
The worst part of a heat wave is when it doesn’t cool off at night

The worst part of a heat wave is when it doesn’t cool off at...

The National Weather Service is warning of a searing heat wave across the Midwest, South, and the East Coast Friday and through the weekend. Heat advisories are in effect for some of the most densely populated parts of the country. And it’s not just the heat; humidity over much of the country will drive the…
The Monterey Moms Went Full Disco On Big Little Lies Last Night

The Monterey Moms Went Full Disco On Big Little Lies Last Night

On Big Little Lies, the "Monterey Five" — Madeline (Reese Witherspoon), Celeste (Nicole Kidman), Jane (Shailene Woodley), Bonnie ( Zoë Kravitz), and Renata (Laura Dern) — aren't just famous for being linked to a suspicious death, but also for throwing really great costume parties. The first season gave us the most elaborate '50s-themed trivia-night fundraiser…
Watch live: the first Democratic debate, night 2

Watch live: the first Democratic debate, night 2

We’re halfway through the first Democratic presidential debate — the second and final night of the event will take place from 9 to 11 pm Eastern on Thursday in Miami, and will air on NBC, MSNBC, and Telemundo. You can watch it at this YouTube link or through an over-the-top device or subscription streaming service…
Jupiter at opposition: Monday is the best night of the year to look at the gas giant

Jupiter at opposition: Monday is the best night of the year to look at...

Monday, June 10, will be the best night of the year to gaze at Jupiter, the largest planet in the solar system. That’s because the gas giant will be directly opposite the sun. Basically, opposition means Jupiter, the Earth, and the Sun will be aligned. It’s special because when celestial objects are directly opposite the…
Trump Told Another Lie About Abortion At His Wisconsin Rally Last Night

Trump Told Another Lie About Abortion At His Wisconsin Rally Last Night

Furthermore, opponents of the “born alive” bill and similar legislation say this is purposely inflammatory dialogue that omits crucial facts. Abortions after 24 weeks — when a healthy fetus is typically viable — are extremely rare and account for less than 1% of all abortions, per the CDC, reports The New York Times. Even then,…

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