"My Grandma Said, 'Thank God You Came Out Closer To Your Dad's Complexion'": 32 Mixed-Race People Get Candid About Their Experiences Growing Up
"The experience of being part of a mixed-race family is ever evolving."
Uncrustables + Gushers + Capri Sun = Classic US School Lunch. Does not include kimbap, kathi rolls, and more...
College Admissions Officers Are Sharing The Worst Essay They've Ever Read, And I'm Going To Hell For Laughing
"For an essay about your 'happiest place,' she wrote that her happiest place was the bathroom...while pooping."
People Are Praising Ali Wong For "Taking No Sh*t" After This Interview Went Viral: "You Get All Of This Attention Because You're Both A Female And A Minority"
"Yeah, because, you know, historically, that's always been the winning combo for recognition and success."
College Admissions Officers Are Sharing The Worst Applications They've Received, And Some Of These Are Just Plain Impressive
"He tweeted at the university, prompting them to click on his Twitter. Once they saw his tweets, they rescinded his acceptance."
"Late Bloomers" Are Sharing How Their Dating Lives Worked Out, And Honestly, This Should Be Normalized
"Getting into the dating pool at that point was nerve-racking, but honestly, I don't think guys noticed much."
Child-Free People Over 40 Are Sharing Whether Or Not They Regret Not Having Kids, And It’s Super Insightful
"I can tell you firsthand that the problem is not that you personally regret the decision; it's dealing with parents."
Women Are Sharing How The "Red Pill Movement" Has Affected Their Attraction To Men, And It Actually Perfectly Verbalizes How I’ve Been Feeling
"I honestly think it's made me a lot more aware of early warning signs in a guy."
Married People Are Sharing How They Found Out Their Spouse Cheated, And I Literally Have No Words Left
"I walked into my boss's office, and my husband's picture was on her computer."
Teachers Are Sharing How They Afford To Live In The US On A Teacher's Salary, And It's Beyond Heartbreaking
"I stock shelves at a grocery store on the weekends and pull in an additional $1,000 a month. I also drive for Uber Eats to earn extra 'fun' money."
"I Apologized To Her In Front Of The Class": Teachers Share Incidents With Students That Instantly Made Them Change Their Policies
"Only one kid spoke up — and his answer will never leave my memory as long as I live."
"I regret nothing."
Nurses Are Sharing The Final Words People Said On Their Deathbeds, And They Range From Heartbreaking To Hilarious To Profound
"Moments later, he asked if I could tell him it was ok to die."
Teachers Who Quit Are Sharing The Moment They Realized It Wasn't For Them, And It's Much Darker Than I Anticipated
"At some point, you decide to save yourself — which is what I did."
Women Are Confessing Their Best "Pick Me, I'm Not Like Other Girls" Story, And It Actually Says A Lot About Society
"My AIM name was deathtoall1991 because I wanted to be 'edgy' and 'cool.'"
"He Shushed Me After I Screamed, So I Cried Quietly": Women Share Medical Procedures They've Had To Get Without Any Numbing Or Pain Medication
"My husband — who'd been treated there before — actually said something to the doctor about not treating my pain. The doctor was 'offended' by the 'accusation.'"
Women Are Sharing Their "I'm The Client, Not My Husband" Stories, And To Say I'm Fuming Is An Understatement
"The gynecologist wouldn't take my pain seriously when I couldn't walk unassisted — until my husband said we couldn't have sex."
Women Who "Dated" Older Men As Teenage Girls And Later Realized They Were Really Predators Are Sharing Their Stories
"Now, I'm 32 and just realized this man was a predator last year."
People Are Sharing Famous Companies That Went Bankrupt Over Dumb Decisions, And Now I Finally Know What Happened To Sears
"Sears was posed to make e-commerce a thing back in the late '80s with no chance for outsiders like Amazon to catch on."
"When I woke up, I had cards and flowers from all these people whose living rooms I’d been visiting in my coma."