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Woman Breaks Marathon Record in Heels!

Irene Sewell, a retired professional ballroom dancer in Tennessee, has set the Guinness World Record for running a marathon in high heels. Sewell completed the entire 26.2mile race in her heels. Afterwards, she posted on her Twitter account, “Well world, I DID IT. I’m still I shock, but it’s really happened.” She says she was […]

8 things we’re too old for [list]

You know the saying, I’m getting too old for this —-? That’s what this list is about, and honestly the majority of it is completely spot on! (Huffington Post) 1. Shutting up We should no longer want to keep my mouth shut when we see or feel an injustice. Whether it’s for someone else or for […]

Chris Stapleton’s New Album / Chris Young Inducted into Grand Ole Opry

— Chris Stapleton revealed he will release his new album, From A Room: Volume 2, on December 1 from his Nashville Bridgestone Arena headlining debut with two sold-out shows over the weekend. Chris talks about how he approaches each album: — Last Night (10/17) was a big one for Chris Young, who became the latest member of the […]

Did you know: homework can build character in kids?

Homework may do more than reinforce the lessons that students learn in school each day. A new study suggests it may also have a positive effect on children’s overall character, helping them become more conscientious. The researchers found that students who invested more time and effort into their homework between fifth and eighth grade became more conscientious, […]

Who thought this was a good idea for a Halloween costume anyway?

An online retailer pulled a costume from its website that depicted Holocaust victim Anne Frank. Screenshots of the costume for sale at HalloweenCostumes.com show a smiling girl wearing World War II-era clothing and a beret. It was quickly criticized on Twitter. The description that accompanied the photo called Frank a hero and noted “we can always […]