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A suburban Chicago dad has been watching NFL players’ off-field troubles make headlines. Worse: So has his 7-year-old son! Cliff Hieronymus says he’s finally had enough and has decided to stop watching NFL football all together. “The NFL is suspended indefinitely in my house. I can’t get up on Sundays and have to have those conversations all day with my son,” he told the CBS station in Chicago. He...Continue reading »

Apparently it’s not just dads who are doing it wrong. So are moms. In fact it turns out just about everybody is installing car seats the wrong way as three out of four car seats are installed incorrectly, according to a new survey from AAA. “Too often, we see kids who are in a car seat that’s installed incorrectly or not using an age-appropriate booster seat,” says Michele Harris, director of traffic safety culture, AAA – The Auto Club Group. The news comes during Child Passenger Safety Week which runs Sept. 14-20. “As...Continue reading »

Former Baltimore Ravens Running Back Ray Rice may be cooked, but fans are still boiling… given the fallout and what appears to be a gross mishandling of the situation by the National Football League (NFL). On last night’s show, Jon Stewart went after the NFL by saying what a lot of us are thinking: “You’ve done f*cked up!” Stewart attacked Roger Goodell for claiming in a CBS interview he was “never afforded [the] opportunity” to see the video, obtained and Continue reading »

The demands that come with balancing fatherhood and a career are something that every parent is well aware of. However, the demands that come with balancing fatherhood while maintaining a successful wrestling career is something that only a handful of people can identify with. WWE superstar Titus O’Neil, known outside the ring as Thaddeus Bullard, makes those demands look easy. Bullard’s phenomenal work ethic and established career are driven by his passion for providing the best possible life for his two sons, Thaddeus Jr. and Titus....Continue reading »

The headline in the Jerusalem Post says it all: ‘Jewish Schindler’ reaches goal of saving more than 1,200 Muslim and Christian refugees. The Post, Israel’s esteemed newspaper that is read throughout the world, declared that news in today’s paper. To date, Yank Barry, the Jewish Canadian humanitarian and philanthropist, has been a savior for 1,218 Muslim and Christian refugees who have fled the violence and volatility in their home countries of Syria, Iran and Iraq. Barry first rose to international acclaim as lead...Continue reading »

How did you tell your family that you and your spouse were expecting? Syma Chowdhry (pronounced Sigh-mah Chow-dree), a reporter at CBS owned KYW in Philadelphia, revealed she’s pregnant by producing a Rocky-themed video that she posted on YouTube. Yes, of course she did! As Rocky music plays, she pushes her jogging-suit clad husband Andy to do crunches clutching diapers as weights, push ups with her legs propped on his back and timed diaper changing drills. It all builds her coaching him up on those legendary steps of the Philadelphia Museum...Continue reading »

Just before she set her home of fire while her mother and brother were asleep inside, Florida deputies say a seventh grader was looking at websites featuring the fictional character Slenderman. Now the 14 years old girl, instead of attending school, is charged with arson and two counts of attempted murder. Slenderman is the same character who is connected to a stabbing in Wisconsin. Over the summer, authorities arrested two 12-year-old...Continue reading »

If he makes the cut, Michael Sam will become the first openly gay man to play in the NFL. That’s a good thing, a bad thing or not a thing at all depending on your perspective. To right wing D.C. lobbyist Jack Burkman, who has spent the last few months pushing a bill in Congress that would ban openly gay players like Sam, it’s another example of extreme moral decay. He announced that he has organized a mass protest to take place this Sunday at...Continue reading »

A husband and dad of two found himself living a real-life nightmare while live streaming the video game Minecraft. With his wife and daughters, ages 8 and 9, asleep in adjacent bedrooms, 31-year-old Mike Dolan was into the throws of the game when he found himself staring down guns that were aimed at his face. Those watching live stream saw it all go down! “Oh my God!” he screams. “They’re armed. They are point right at me…I was terrified,”...Continue reading »

As the new NFL domestic violence and sexual assault policy announced last week prepares to face its first test with the arrest today of 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald, an open letter to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell from an NFL fan and dad of two from Los Angeles is getting some play. The new NFL policy announced late last week by Goodell calls for a six game suspension without...Continue reading »