Articles in the category Social Good

McDonalds Nopes Out of ‘McWhopper’ Peace Talks with Burger King

It could have been so beautiful; could’ve been so right. Yesterday, Burger King extended the olive branch to rival fast-food giant McDonald’s — they set up an open letter and a video proposing the create the epic “McWhopper” — a hybrid burger of the Big Mac and the Whopper  — to celebrate Peace Day on […]

PETA Wants Roadside Memorial for Slain Pigs

In the aftermath of a truck accident that left eighty pigs dead, PETA wants to erect a roadside memorial to the slain animals. ETA, or People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, is no stranger to controversy. In fact, generating controversy seems to be part of their MO. But they’re also doing plenty to remind […]

Milo the Dachshund and Bonedigger the Lion Are Best Friends

A 500 pound lion and a dachshund formed an unlikely friendship at the G.W. Exotic Animal Park in Wynnewood, Oklahoma. Dachshund and a 500 pound lion sound like an unlikely duo, but at the G.W. Exotic Animal Park in Wynnewood, Oklahoma, Milo the dog and Bonedigger the lion have spend their days playing together, lying out in the […]

Trained Dogs Help Ease Courtroom Fears

Testifying in a courtroom, specially against your abusers, can be downright terrifying. There’s the anxiety of revisiting traumatizing memories and facing their attackers, the pressure of being cowed into saying things you may regret later, the gaze of mixed and unpleasant emotions from the witnesses, and all the unnecessary drama that comes with it. Sometimes […]

Turkish Newlyweds Share Blessings with Refugees [Video]

In the light of the recent slew of celebrity couples breaking up, here’s one to light your hearts up, dear readers. Fethullah Üzümcüoğlu and Esra Polat are not Hollywood stars, nor are they multi-millionaire celebrities. They’re just two regular people who fell in love and got married, and later decided that it wasn’t enough to […]

Dog Returns Home Seven Years After She Was Stolen

A 10-year old Jack Russel terrier named Molly was taken from her home in 2008. Seven years later, she has been returned to her original family. rian Berry is ecstatic to have his best friend back in his life. Seven years after his Jack Russell terrier Molly was stolen from his home, she has finally […]

Woman’s Facebook Post Moves TopShop for Body Positivity

Laura Kate Berry wanted to celebrate on payday, and decided a brand new pair of Topshop Jaime jeans was the best way to treat herself. However, something in the shop displays made her pause to think. She later gave voice to her opinions on Facebook. The post features the lower torso and legs of one […]

Simon Pegg Wants You For Star Trek

Yes, you read that right. Simon Pegg wants you — YOU! — to join him on a quest to boldly go where no man has gone before. You. Yes, you. And you. and specially that guy over there. Simon Pegg, Anton Yelchin, and the entire cast and crew are cordially inviting you to hang out […]