A photo posted on a Facebook page for gay marines went viral on Facebook yesterday, and now it seems poised to become one of the first iconic images of how the end of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell has affected people’s lives in concrete ways, for the better. More
Over the weekend, Justin Timberlake finally made good on his agreement to attend the Marine Corps ball with Corporal Kelsey DeSantis. And whereas another celebrity could have politely tweeted about the date, or said nothing at all, Justin wrote a gushing account on his blog about how “moving” and fun the night was. More
Creepy Things That Seem Real But Aren’t is a series that explores modern urban legends, bringing you a new tale each week.
On July 9, 1997, a metal box was discovered in a wooded area around Indian Lake in upstate New York. The box had clearly been buried for some time; it was only found after a hiker tripped over an exposed edge which had worked its way free from the ground. The lid of the box was decorated with three shapes– an upside-down triangle and two circles– and had no lock. Inside, the hiker found 21 photographs with varying degrees of water damage, three reels of 8mm film, and an assortment of documents. The photographs largely depicted children, and the documents indicated that these children had been part of a government-run experiment between the years of 1952 and 1955. The experiment was known as:
THE INDIAN LAKE PROJECT More
Here’s a very brief look at Rihanna’s new video for her song “Hard”; it’s got a mega-military vibe and features Rihanna in her underpants prancing around telling various military folks what to do. Watch: What do you think – is … More
This is such a tragic turn of events. Mia Farrow’s daughter, Lark Previn, passed away after a long illness on Christmas Day. She leaves behind two young daughters. Apparently she had been sick for almost ten years, so it wasn’t … More