Civil Unrest is America’s Problem

Zoe T., holds a sign during a Black Lives Matter protest in Oakland, California, U.S. July 21, 2016. REUTERS/Noah Berger Zoe T. holds a sign during a Black Lives Matter protest in Oakland NOAH BERGER

We know what you’re thinking: what do two white women from the deep South know about race that I don’t? What could they possibly tell me that I don’t already know?

Bonbons, daytime TV cause for children’s removal from home

Bonbons, daytime TV cause for children's removal from home

The children of housewife and stay-at-home mom, Lucy Compton of Springfield, Illinois, were removed from her custody today after neighbors complained that the smell of ice cream bonbons and the sound of daytime soap operas were disruptive to their stroller jogging groups.

Show us pictures of your worst Maine summer traffic nightmare

show us your worst traffic pictures

We’ve all been there. You allot the amount of time Google Maps suggests for your journey from Point A to Point B and even add an extra 20-30 minutes in just to be safe. And then, halfway through your drive, traffic slows to a crawl, or even a complete halt. Suddenly, you’re going to be late for dinner, or to check into your hotel, or to meet your Grandma for lemonade.

Dear obnoxious neighbors, knock it off with the all night patriotic party

@SIMONHOLLAND

Since when did being patriot mean being obnoxious in public? The Fourth is not about carousing around with the sounds of celebratory gunfire a la the Wild West, this is a civilized state with people who want to enjoy the Fourth with some dignity, so please respect your neighbors who don’t want to listen to your private fireworks show and your drunken singalongs until the break of dawn.