Posts Tagged ‘Happened’

My Family Swore Off Screen Time For 48 Hours, And I’m Fascinated By What Happened

This summer, I often found myself parked on the couch with the kiddos watching television or movies in the comfort of our air-conditioned home. Until the moment it hit me: Was I truly connecting with my daughters while we were plopped on the couch staring at screens? Not so much. There wasn’t a lot of […]

The First 48: What Happened When I Took Email, the Internet and Social Media Off My Phone

It was a Wednesday afternoon and I decided I was fed up. I was tired of feeling like I wasn’t choosing how much time I spent checking email, scrolling Facebook, searching for random s#*t on the Internet. I knew I wasn’t someone with a “serious” problem, but I do not like the feeling of being […]

What Happened in Roseburg Won’t Stay in Roseburg

From the Los Angeles Times, 10-8-15, re: the Oregon mass shooting: Harper-Mercer’s mother, Laurel Harper, shared her son’s passion for guns… In online postings, Harper talked about her love of guns and her son’s emotional troubles, but there were no hints of worry that he could become violent, the Associated Press has reported. “I keep […]

What Happened When I Stopped Complaining for Two Weeks

From August 1st to August 15th I fasted from complaining. Yes, that’s right. No more “I’m tired” grumbles at 3 p.m. at the office. No more yelling at cars that cut me off on 440. No more snapping at people for not listening. The highlight of the two week period? I validated that I’m not […]

What The (bleep) Just Happened . . . Again?: The Happy Warrior's Guide To The Great American Comeback

What The (bleep) Just Happened . . . Again?: The Happy Warrior's Guide To The Great American Comeback What the @$ %&! just happened to America? That''s the question that Monica Crowley, bestselling author, Fox News political analyst, columnist, and popular nationally syndicated radio host, asks—and answers—in this fast-paced, funny, and sharply argued tour of […]

What The (bleep) Just Happened?: The Happy Warrior's Guide To The Great American Comeback

What The (bleep) Just Happened?: The Happy Warrior's Guide To The Great American Comeback What the @$ %&! just happened to America? That''s the question that Monica Crowley, bestselling author, Fox News political analyst, columnist, and popular nationally syndicated radio host, asks-and answers-in this fast-paced, funny, and sharply argued tour of the country''s disastrous years […]

What Happened To GOP’s Deep Bench Of Governors?

Following the Republican losses in the 2012 election, a party-commissioned “autopsy” concluded that “Republican governors … point the way forward.” Governors, after all, are outside-the-Beltway problem-solvers, not Washington-based bloviators. The report boasted of the wonderful reforms already enacted by those governors, and four of them – Scott Walker, Chris Christie, Bobby Jindal and John Kasich […]

What Happened To The Bethnal Green Girls

The night before Khadiza Sultana left for Syria she was dancing in her teenage bedroom. It was a Monday during the February school vacation. Her niece and close friend, at 13 only three years younger than Khadiza, had come for a sleepover. The two girls wore matching pajamas and giggled as they gyrated in unison […]

So That Happened: The Economic Context Behind What’s Going On In Baltimore

So that happened. This week we take a look into some of the backstory of Baltimore’s issues with inequality in the wake of protests after Freddie Gray’s death, get the scoop on arguments heard this week in the Supreme Court’s landmark case on same-sex marriage, and explore some of the complexities surrounding campaign finance laws […]

What Happened To The 3-Year-Old ‘Oprah Show’ Guest Who Was Obsessed With Her Looks?

From the time she was 3 years old, Jordyn Porter was preoccupied with her looks every waking moment. She demanded to wear makeup, became inconsolable when her hair was messy and spent hours glued to the mirror checking out her appearance. Her mother, Margie, worried about Jordyn’s obsession and opened up about her struggles with […]

What Happened to the 3-Year-Old Obsessed with Her Looks? | Where Are They Now? | OWN

In 2006, Oprah met Margie, a mother who said her toddler was obsessed with her looks. Nine years later, find out how Margie and 12-year-old Jordyn are doing today. Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN Their stories made headlines across America. “Oprah: Where Are They Now?” features updates on some of the biggest […]

What Happened After Oprah Made This Single Mom’s 3 Wildest Dreams Come True (VIDEO)

Years ago, Denni Foster was like so many other moms, working tirelessly to provide a good life for her three children. Her husband had left when the children were 3, 5 and 6, and ever since then, the single mom worked three jobs to keep the family afloat. Over the years, Denni scraped by through […]

So That Happened: Rand Paul School Of Journalism Open For Business

This week, we discuss the fallout from the Columbia Journalism Review report on Rolling Stone’s discredited campus rape story, Sen. Rand Paul’s campaign strategy of talking down to reporters, and why Democrats have been obscuring their support for more deregulation of big banks. Listen to this week’s “So, That Happened” podcast below: * * * […]

The Call You Don’t Want to Make and the Miracle That Happened As a Result

It was a difficult call to make. I was torn, knew I had to make it but felt unsure, unsafe, sad. I had procrastinated. Found anything else to do rather than make that call. You know how that feels, right? It wasn’t just a day like that, the whole week had gone that way. All […]

So That Happened: How Arkansas’ Governor Threw Indiana’s Governor Under The Bus

So That Happened. This week, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R) one-upped Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R) over the handling of controversial religious freedom legislation, there’s a new hope for millions of Americans living on the ragged edge of homelessness, and since April Fool’s Day was this week, we explore the dark side of all the […]

So That Happened: A Look At How Evangelical Voters Could Legitimize Ted Cruz (Or Not)

So, that happened. This week, the 2016 race welcomed Ted Cruz to the GOP scrum after the U.S. senator from Texas made his presidential ambitions clear to a literally captive audience of Liberty University students. He’s been immediately anointed as a long shot, but is he really? Listen to this week’s “So, That Happened” below: […]

What Happened to the FLDS and Yearning for Zion Ranch? | Where Are They Now? | OWN

Willie Jessop, former spokesperson for the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, shares what happened to the Yearning for Zion Ranch. Plus, find out how he was retaliated against after speaking out against FLDS leader Warren Jeffs. Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN Their stories made headlines across America. “Oprah: Where […]

5 Things That Happened To Conan O’Brien When He Went To Cuba

“Hey, who’s paying for this?” asked Conan O’Brien as he entered an Italian restaurant in Midtown Manhattan, where about a dozen journalists were sitting in front of appetizers, waiting for him to arrive. The purpose of the luncheon was to hear, first-hand, how O’Brien became the first U.S. late night talk show host to shoot […]

5 Things That Happened To Conan O’Brien When He Went To Cuba

“Hey, who’s paying for this?” asked Conan O’Brien as he entered an Italian restaurant in Midtown Manhattan, where about a dozen journalists were sitting in front of appetizers, waiting for him to arrive. The purpose of the luncheon was to hear, first-hand, how O’Brien became the first U.S. late night talk show host to shoot […]

What Happened When I Broke Up With Anxiety

I was that girl. I’m not anymore. I gave up my superstitions, rituals of the mind, paralyzing, inhibiting. I lost opportunities to love and be loved. I broke up with Anxiety around the time I surrendered my invisible credentials in “Master of External Locus of Control.” It was hard because I had the thing framed […]

What Happened to My Son’s Memory?

I’m mid-conversation with my 15-year-old, and he’s filling me in on the happenings of his day. They chose pseudonyms in French class. His “French” name? Bruno. I remind him that Bruno is Italian, not French, but he could care less. “It’s hilarious,” he assures me. Then, I hear it — the faint but ubiquitous ding […]

What Happened to My Son’s Memory?

I’m mid-conversation with my 15-year-old, and he’s filling me in on the happenings of his day. They chose pseudonyms in French class. His “French” name? Bruno. I remind him that Bruno is Italian, not French, but he could care less. “It’s hilarious,” he assures me. Then, I hear it — the faint but ubiquitous ding […]

So, That Happened: Congress Delivered Its State Of Disarray

So, that happened: This week, President Barack Obama delivered his sixth State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress now completely controlled by his opposition. The Huffington Post’s Sabrina Siddiqui was there, and she joins us to discuss the oration and the reaction. Listen to this week’s “So, That Happened” below: * […]

What Happened When My Down Dog Was Barking

The Seane Corn “Detox Flow” Yoga DVD has sat new and unopened in my living room for quite a while. I’m well aware of the benefits of yoga and even enjoy it, yet even when it sits packaged in my living room I struggle to actually do it. I continually intend to do more yoga, […]

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So That Happened: 2015 Offers No Respite From 2014’s Misery

So, that happened: This week, radical militants from a pseudo-Islamic death cult murdered 12 members of the staff of French satire magazine Charlie Hebdo in their Paris office, ending any hope we had that 2015 would be a respite from 2014’s garbage and misery. Listen to this week’s “So That Happened” below: * * * […]

What Happened When Selma Was Screened in Ferguson | Oprah Prime | Oprah Winfrey Network

While Selma brings history to life on the big screen, offscreen something else has been happening. In cities all over the country, real-life marches have made headlines and history of their own, including the protests and unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, in the wake of Michael Brown’s shooting by a police officer. Find OWN on TV […]

So That Happened: Obama’s Cuba Plan Turned Some Folks Into Wind-Up-Toys Of Outrage

So, that happened: This week, President Barack Obama announced that the United States would make an effort to normalize relations with Cuba, ending a decades-long policy of distance that had been surprisingly effective in doing nothing in particular. We’ll talk about the new plan, and the people who are hopping mad about it. Listen to […]

Al Qaeda And ISIS Had A Spectacular Falling Out. Here’s What Happened

To an outsider it may seem they have a lot in common, but al-Qaeda and the Islamic State group, also known as ISIS, are nothing less than bitter rivals. While they were once allied, a complex blend of power struggles, ideology and strong disagreements over ISIS’s especially brutal tactics pulled the extremists apart. ISIS “is […]

We Still Don’t Know What Happened To Ramarley Graham

NEW YORK — Ramarley Graham is a name the country should know, but doesn’t. For New Yorkers, Graham’s case is reminiscent of Michael Brown’s in Ferguson, Missouri. Both were unarmed black men fatally shot by white police officers. As in Mike Brown’s case, we are still waiting for a full police incident report and a […]

THE YEAR IT FINALLY HAPPENED

THE YEAR IT FINALLY HAPPENED Fifty-five year-old Hack Stansky is convinced that 2001 will be The Year It Finally Happened for the Springfield Heroes, a baseball team who last won the World Series ninety-nine years ago. Sitting in historic Squiggley Field, euphorically awaiting the start of game seven of the series, Hack waxes nostalgic. He […]

What Happened Last Night? – Tyler Perry’s Love Thy Neighbor – OWN

Tune in for an all-new episode of Tyler Perry’s Love Thy Neighbor on Wednesday at 9/8c. Subscribe to OWN: http://bit.ly/18Lz0rV Linda is shocked and disappointed when she wakes up and finds herself in Philip’s bed. More from this episode: http://www.oprah.com/own-love-thy-neighbor/Episode-149-Make-Love-to-Me For more Love Thy Neighbor, visit http://www.oprah.com/LoveThyNeighbor To view more Love Thy Neighbor videos on […]

What Happened When I Finally Understood The Concept Of Enough

The best-selling author of A Tale for the Time Being describes what she gained when she stopped yearning for what she doesn’t have. By Ruth Ozeki My friend Linda and I are both 57, and like most women our age, we’ve suffered some hardships — divorce, illness, the deaths of loved ones — but now […]

Getting Fired Wasn’t The Worst Thing That Happened To This Magazine Editor-In-Chief

Former editor-in-chief of Self magazine, Lucy Danziger, spoke at today’s Thrive conference, The Huffington Post’s second Third Metric conference on redefining success beyond the two metrics of money and power, of recently being asked to leave her position. Rather than viewing the departure as a life-shattering experience, though, Danziger is finding the good. “When that […]

What the (Bleep) Just Happened?

What the (Bleep) Just Happened? What the @$ %&! just happened to America? That’s the question that Monica Crowley, bestselling author, Fox News political analyst, columnist, and popular nationally syndicated radio host, asks-and answers-in this fast-paced, funny, and sharply argued tour of the country’s disastrous years under Barack Obama, and an exuberant call for the […]

Four Years Ago Today: It Happened Because of You—Let’s Do It Again

This is President Obama’s last campaign, will you be a part of it? Get started here: http://OFA.BO/2k9M8t Four years ago today we elected President Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States. It happened because we knocked on doors, we made phone calls, we voted and we got others to vote. Let’s do […]