29 Kids Whose Mothers Day Gifts Made Their Parents Laugh

#2 Our Gift For Mother’s Day But, as National Geographic points out, others had the idea first, and with different agendas. Julia Ward Howe, better known for writing “The Battle Hymn of the Republic,” promoted a Mothers’ Peace Day as early as 1872. For Howe and other antiwar activists, including Anna Jarvis’s mother, Mother’s Day was a way to promote global unity after the horrors of the American Civil War and Europe’s Franco-Prussian War. He didn’t suggest a specific date for the occasion, though he did mention that Mother’s Day should be held on a Sunday. Local “aeries” of the Fraternal Order of Eagles took up Hering’s challenge. To this day, the organization still holds Hering and the Eagles as …

18 People Share Their Funniest Bus Stories

shrinkin’violet (not the actual photo) But the numbers might change a lot depending on the state you’re commuting in. For example, while an average one-way public transit (excluding taxis) trip in South Dakota takes 29 minutes, in Nevada it’s 57.2 minutes. reclaim your commute. Those “who maintained small routines on the way to work—such as checking the news on the train or having a look at the calendar for the day—felt more excited about the day ahead, more satisfied with their jobs, and less stressed-out than those who had no set routine.” And they should be. Rituals have been shown to produce all sorts of benefits, even for people who don’t believe in their value or effects. “They lower our anxiety before we …

HBO Fixes That Coffee Cup Mistake, Fans React With Even More Memes

Despite the hard work and attention to detail the production designers and their crew put into each episode, it seems someone didn’t have their coffee that day and left the unapproved prop laying in front of Emilia Clarke. After a flood of memes and critiques by the fans HBO responded with a written statement. However, viewers were relentless so they took some digital steps. During the last episode of Game of Thrones, a coffee cup left on set was spotted and it has turned into an episodic saga of its own Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: Blue4Eagles Image credits: ashvstheworld_ TheTanjidAhmed Image credits: Image credits:

Senator Says Nurses Dont Need Breaks As They Spend Most Of The Day Playing Cards, Nurses Respond With Sarcastic Pics

maureenwalsh It didn’t take long for people to point out that her words didn’t match reality imgur BrianSpyros jenny_kimura NurseRec hannahmernst Image credits: Outraged by Walsh’s comments, nurses and everyone who sympathize with them started reacting. Chicago nurse Juliana Bindas even created an  The lawmaker said she was trying to make the point that many small hospitals already face financial problems and that the bill would only make them worse. But that didn’t stop there and people continued to flood social media with their reactions durallweddingortho thatcrunchymomlyfe Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: According to Also, the state nursing association said recruiting nurses to rural hospitals is already challenging. The organization believes that …

LEGO Releases Braille Bricks For Blind And Visually Impaired Children

The Braille Bricks project, co-founded by the Dorina Nowill Foundation For The Blind, was set up a few years back in Brazil to help blind children learn to read while having fun. The idea has now been taken on by LEGO and unrolled on a much larger scale, giving thousands of children the opportunity to learn the touch writing system through play. Image credits: Image credits: said in a press release. The Lego Foundation “The concept behind LEGO Braille Bricks was first proposed to the LEGO Foundation in 2011 by the Danish Association of the Blind and again in 2017 by the Brazilian-based Dorina Nowill Foundation for the Blind,” LEGO says. “It has since been further shaped in close collaboration among …

8 Times Maisie Williams Made Us Laugh

Instagram followers). And a part of her charm is unpredictability, the spontaneous decisions to immerse herself into the moment, experiencing it to the fullest. Here are some of the most memorable times Maisie made everyone laugh! That made it to the internet, at least. After Game of Thrones fans started freaking out over Arya’s infamous scene, Maisie shared her take on it as well Image credits: Entertainment Weekly she initially thought the scene was a joke because showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss have sent actors bogus scripts before to pull their legs. “At first, I thought it was a prank,” she said. “I was like, ‘Yo, good one.’ And [the showrunners were] like, ‘No, we haven’t done that this year.’ Oh f***!” …