Should World Cup champions USA panic after a disappointing SheBelieves Cup?

The Americans looked disjointed as England stole the show over the last week. But USWNT coach Jill Ellis is still working out her best starting XI Well, that wasnt exactly what US womens national team wanted from their last tournament before the Womens World Cup. With a string of uneven performances marked by tinkering from manager Jill Ellis, the Americans finished the 2019 SheBelieves Cup has been an ongoing emphasis under Ellis. But defensively the US looked shaky, especially during …

Leaving Neverland Is About More Than Michael Jackson Betches

In the past 48 hours, I watched the entirety of Leaving Neverland, director Dan Reed’s two-part, four-hour documentary about two men who claim to have suffered sexual abuse as children, and how they grapple with that trauma to this day. To say I have an emotional hangover would be an understatement—I am sad in ways I didn’t know I could be. While sob-emoji texting my friends, though, I noticed a pattern. When someone hadn’t heard of Leaving Neverland, I clarified: I …

What Is Labiaplasty And Why Are Women Doing It? Betches

I’ve got a fine relationship with my vagina. To be honest, before this article I had not given it much thought. It’s there, it does what it needs to do, and I carry on with my life. But for some women, how their vulva looks and feels causes them major stress. That’s where labiaplasty comes in. For some people, when they hear about a labiaplasty, they think (logically) “okay, yeah, plastic surgery for your labia.” For others, when they hear …

National Security Agency halts surveillance program

(CNN)The National Security Agency has stopped using a surveillance program in recent months that relied on bulk data collected from US domestic phone records, according to a Republican congressional official. The NSA last year disclosed that it had found technical problems with the program that led to collection of records on US persons that it didn’t have authority to collect. The program relied on phone metadata, information such as who is called or text-messaged, and the duration and time of …

Men Share 30 Times They Stopped Sexist Behavior

@emrazz addressed their 137K followers, asking all males to share their experience in standing up to misogyny. #2 #3 Seeing this kind of activity on Twitter is especially interesting. The social network was dubbed as “a toxic place for women” by Amnesty International after the organization conducted a study there. Calling it Troll Patrol, the researchers used crowdsourcing, data sience & machine learning to “measure violence and abuse against women on Twitter.” #10 #11 #12 Furthermore, women of color, (black, …

People whove had their families upended by DNA websites reveal what happened.

According to Divorce Statistics, 2% to 3% of all children are born out of infidelity and most of these children are unknowingly raised by men who are not their biological fathers. These days, with the availability of so many DNA websites like 23andMe and Ancestry, a lot of people are discovering things that maybe they didn’t really want. A viral post on the askReddit forum asked how these new websites have affected families — “People whose families have been destroyed …

USA hit second Vegas jackpot to stand on top of the rugby sevens world

A win without Perry Baker and Danny Barrett will alarm the traditional powers: the Americans are starting to find some depth In Las Vegas on Sunday, the USA mens Eagles in a row. It was their first gold medal on this seasons clear at the top of the world rankings, five points up on New Zealand, the Perry Baker wasnt playing. The Speedstick broke his jaw in Sydney in January and will most likely not return until London in late …

The charge against Robert Kraft highlights law enforcement’s growing focus on sex trafficking

(CNN)When Martin County Sheriff William Snyder laid out details last month of a sex trafficking ring his officers helped shut down in central Florida, he made an important distinction to a reporter who referred to the women providing services at the day spas as prostitutes. CNN legal analyst on what charge means for Robert Kraft Hence, Snyder’s insistence that the women were not prostitutes. “It was clear to us that this was a trafficking case because of the circumstances I …

Everything Else You Want To Know After Seeing ‘Leaving Neverland’

Leaving Neverland,” which HBO aired in two parts on Sunday and Monday, offers the Me Too era’s most detailed portrait of sexual abuse to date. In profiling two men who say However thorough the film may be, it leaves many unanswered questions. Reed had a lot of ground to cover in order to piece together a resonant compendium of Wade Robson’s and James Safechuck’s experiences, so even with a four-hour running time, “Neverland” skirts certain particulars. via my interview with …

USA ends sevens title drought with win on Las Vegas soil

(CNN)What is it they say about home advantage? “There’s something about singing your national anthem at home,” Pinkelman told the Las Vegas Review Journal after lifting the trophy in front of an American crowd. “It’s so passionate. So emotional. It just gets everybody on the same page.” Captain Madison Hughes, Matai Leuta and Martin Iosefo also touched down for the Americans in what was a repeat of the 2010 Adelaide Sevens final — the occasion, nine years ago, of team …

John Oliver Unloads: ‘Ivanka, There Are Some Things That You Really Should Know’

John Oliver has a few things he wants to say to Jared Kushner, the daughter and son-in-law of ― and advisers to ― President The “Last Week Tonight” host tore into both at great length on Sunday in light of last week’s report in The New York Times that security clearance.  “How the fuck does he look so well-rested? This is a guy who’s not just brokering peace in the Middle East, he’s tackling the opioid crisis, and national infrastructure …

Candace Owens woos the right as provocative face of Trump youth

The Turning Point USA activists fans at CPAC have not been deterred by remarks that appeared to defend Hitler She is a 29-year-old woman of colour who has mastered social media and whose speeches draw roars of approval from devoted fans. She is not Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Democratic congresswoman and political rock star from New York. She is Candace Owens, a rightwing activist and agent provocateur at Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at the National Harbor near Washington. The truth …

Seven Unconventional Eating Tips to Help You Lose Weight & Keep It Off!

There are a lot of weightloss articles out there that delve into complex issues like calorie counting and complex carbs versus simple carbs and after a while all the detailed, and often conflicting, information can leave your head spinning.   These articles can make the whole weightloss process seem so difficult and overwhelming that many people just give up and don’t even try to lose weight.   But having excess weight is bad for your health. It can lead to …

World Rugby official could quit if Pacific Islands excluded from new league

(CNN)Radical plans to reshape rugby’s international calendar have caused shockwaves through the sport, but World Rugby vice-chairman Agustin Pichot has quelled fears that certain teams — specifically Fiji and Samoa — will be excluded from the new league. But Pichot, a former Argentina captain who retired from rugby a decade ago, has said he is advocating promotion and relegation between two international leagues. Fiji’s spectacular sand dune workout Confusion Last week, the Pacific Rugby Welfare group, which possesses a 600-strong …

Start your Monday smart: Mardi Gras, Ash Wednesday, first Manafort sentencing, South by Southwest

(CNN)Ready to feel protected? You’re in luck. Today starts National Consumer Protection Week, which wants to help youunderstand your consumer rights and make better decisions about your money. (You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. You give us five minutes, and we give you five things you must know for your weekday, plus a Sunday edition to get your week started smart. Sign up here.) Neil Bush on his father’s legacy …

Democrats target Trump Jr, Weisselberg and more as investigations grow

Cohen hearing turns up heat on Trump as House judiciary chair Nadler aims at obstruction of justice, corruption and abuse of power Democrats in the House of Representatives are stepping up investigations into Donald Trumps potentially impeachable acts of corruption, obstruction of justice and abuse of power. On Monday the House judiciary committee, which is on the front line of renewed Democratic efforts to hold the president accountable, will issue demands for documents from more than 60 people and entities. …