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Emily Blunt: Parenting ‘Is Such A Fear-Based Industry’ — Here’s Why

Emily Blunt

Actress Emily Blunt recently opened up about her views on parenting during an interview with online magazine, The Edit. The 31-year-old award-winning actress, and married mother of one explained her laid back approach to parenting and the reasons for it. “[Raising children] is such a fear-based industry. There used to be one book that everyone… Read more »

Two Studies Show School Lunches Are Healthier Than Bagged

Two studies show that school lunches are healthier than most bagged lunches.

Two separate studies comparing school lunches to those that students brought from home have found that for most students, bagged lunches lack nutrition and those provided in school tend to be healthier for students. Both studies were published in the medical journal JAMA Pediatrics and compared the nutritional values of the lunches children brought from… Read more »

High School Vocabulary Lesson Referencing Islam Has NC Town In Uproar

This lesson referencing Islam was taught at a NC school.

A North Carolina town is in an uproar this week as parents fear that a high school vocabulary lesson referencing Islam was intended to push the religion on students. The assignment was attached to a World Literature course, in which lessons are connected to different cultures. Now, the local police are even being accused of… Read more »

These Three Companies For Babies Have GMOs In Their Baby Formula

Infant Formula

Thanks to the tight-knit community supporting organic foods and farming, the general public is learning more of the fallacies of genetically modified organisms or GMOs. Once believed to be the answer to possible food shortages to a rapidly growing population, GMOs are now recognized for causing more harm than good. Even Monsanto, the company most… Read more »

Gift Cards And Their Hidden Perils…And Benefits

Gift cards can be a convenient way of holiday shopping, but shoppers should be wary about where they buy them.

Gift cards are incredibly convenient for everyone involved, whether you’re the giver or the receiver. Sure, the benefits to the giver are readily apparent; Holiday shopping is a nightmare, and there are few things more tempting than to grab the first cute gift card off of the racks between the magazines and the candy bars… Read more »

Sleep Problems Could Increase Risk Of Obesity In Children

Lack of sleep combined with other sleep problems for young children could increase their risk of obesity.

A new study that was published in The Journal of Pediatrics last week links lack of sleep and other problems with a higher risk of childhood obesity. The study was conducted by the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and looked at the effects of a chronic lack of sleep on young children… Read more »

Ark Encounter Founder Threatens To Sue State Over Denied Tax Funding

Ark Encounter to sue Kentucky - it's discrimination not to pay them to discriminate.

Though Ken Ham earlier this week denied that he had any intentions of using state tax revenue to fund his Ark Encounter park, today the man behind the Creation Museum and Answers in Genesis says that he’s considering litigation against the state for refusing him that same funding. In a blog post Thursday morning, Ham… Read more »

Disrespectful Tourists At Japanese Temples Lead To Photography Ban

Japanese Temples

For the traveling tourist, Japan stands out from other locations. With its mix of tradition and unique modernization, the Land of the Rising Sun is a gem on its own. The Inquisitr previously reported on some of the wonders that Japan provides but mostly on their temples, in which some of them will perform a… Read more »

McDonald’s Is Trimming The Fat Off Their Menu, Adding Tablet Ordering

McDonald's location.

After McDonald’s transparency campaign backfired a little bit, the company has been working hard to change the way their restaurant works to draw in new customers and recapture the fast food market. Some of the steps they’ve been taking could drastically change the McDonald’s experience for regular customers. One major change to the McDonald’s franchise… Read more »

‘Cute Cats’ Are The Best Thing To Happen To Marshmallows! Prepare To Drink Nothing But Hot Chocolate From Now On! [Gallery]

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Over the years, many inventors (and innovators) have created some of the most interesting inventions ranging from awesomely unique to amazingly absurd. However, some of the best creations aren’t the ones that may benefit mankind, but indulge mankind’s appetite. The Inquisitr have kept up on the latest on such foodie delights, especially when Dominque Ansel… Read more »