Monthly Archive for: "January, 2019"

Felicity Huffman & Lori Loughlin Indicted in College-Admissions Scheme

Desperate Housewives star Felicity Huffman and Fuller House star Lori Loughlin were among dozens of people indicted Tuesday for taking part in a bonkers college-admissions bribery scam known as “Operation Varsity Blues.” Loughlin (say it ain’t so, Aunt Becky!) and her husband allegedly paid $500,000 for their two daughters to be “recruited” by the crew team at the University […]

Spring Clean Your Phone So You Both Function Better

  If you’ve been dealing with lags, crashes, and battery drainage on your phone, you’ve probably thought it might be time to replace it. But before you go broke buying a new phone, try a little spring cleaning to refresh your smartphone. Tech expert Andrew Moore-Crispin says phones can accumulate a lot of junk from downloads, apps, […]

8 Scientific Benefits of Napping

  Mental Floss has compiled a list of eight scientific reasons napping is actually good for your health. Here they are: Napping can boost your immune system. Sleep deprivation takes a toll on your neuroendocrine and immune functions by increasing inflammatory molecules known as cytokines. A nap can improve night alertness. Several studies have shown that naps […]

Ariana Grande’s Non-Vegan Starbucks Drink Upsets Fans & Baristas

  Ariana Grande, who has been an outspoken vegan since 2013, is facing backlash for promoting Starbucks’ Cloud Macchiato–which is not vegan. The singer also encouraged her fans to try the soy milk version, which many took as a sign that the drink could be made vegan-friendly. However, it turns out that the Cloud Macchiato […]

“Grey’s Anatomy” Helps Grant a Make-a-Wish Request to Meet Ellen Pompeo

  Grey’s Anatomy recently teamed up with the Make-a-Wish Foundation to grant 17-year-old Isabelle’s wish to meet Ellen Pompeo. Video shows Isabelle beaming as she meets a friendly Pompeo and takes photos with her. “That was really cool,” she admits afterward. Isabelle also got a tour of the set, received a set of scrubs and a […]