Someone Asks ER Doctors What Are The Most Amazing Things They Have Seen, And This Answer Wins

asked “What is the most amazing thing you’ve ever seen as an ER doctor?” and oh Hippocrates did they deliver. One answer, however, stood above the rest. Germany-based psychiatrist Mikka Luster shared a story about the time he witnessed a menacing gang of bikers befriending a tiny 6-year-old and it will remind you to not judge a book by its cover. (Facebook cover image: Steve Pike) Image credits: “I have been in Emergency Medicine for a total of 12 years now,” doctor Luster told Bored Panda. I am the psychiatrist, so I get to wear street clothes rather than scrubs, I do odds and ends for most anyone, from dealing with family and patients in traumatic events to drug, alcohol, and …

Chance The Rapper Says Recording Song With R. Kelly Was A ‘Mistake’

Chance The Rapper believes that producing a song with He tweeted after the quote was reported that his words were “taken out of context,” without further explanation. But he also said that “any of us who ignored the R. Kelly stories were doing so at the detriment of black women and girls.” He also tweeted an apology to all of R. Kelly’s  “survivors for working with him and for taking this long to speak out.” Both Chance and R. Kelly are Chicago natives and have appeared Somewhere in Paradise” in 2015. was a mistake,” Chance, whose real name is Chancelor Bennett, said in the final installment of the six-part, three-night series on Lifetime “ women hostage in a sex cult. John …

Trump Contradicts Himself On Border Wall In Tweets 11 Minutes Apart

Donald Trump’s frenzy of tweets Monday, he appeared to contradict himself on funding for his border wall within minutes. He followed up with a head-scratcher about “some things” that “NEVER get better and NEVER change,” adding, “You have Walls and you have Wheels.” Trump is now claiming that “savings” from an updated NAFTA agreement with Mexico will pay for the wall, but Trump’s contradictions and flip-flops are complicating any compromise that would end the partial shutdown of the government, which began Dec. 22. John Kelly told the Los Angeles Times in an interview last week that the idea of a concrete wall was dropped by the administration early in 2018 for a fence or another kind of barrier. “beautiful steel slats,” …

Cyntoia Brown receives full clemency. She’ll use her freedom to help other young girls like her.

When she was 16, Cyntoia Brown killed a man who bought her for sex. After 15 years served, she’s been granted full clemency. Cyntoia Brown’s case has tested the limits of our justice system and gained the attention of criminal justice reform advocates and celebrities alike. Here’s a rundown of the basics of her case: Brown was born to a mother who abused drugs and alcohol and who placed her for adoption. As a teen, Brown ran away from her adoptive family and was taken in by a pimp, who raped her and forced her to into prostitution. In 2004, a 43-year-old real estate agent, Johnny Allen, paid $150 to have sex with Brown—then 16—and took her to his home. …

‘Last Man Standing’ Season 7, Episode 11 Recap: Mike and Ryan have it out in a politically-heated installment

However, while Mike is getting ready for the trip, Kristin comes in and mentions that Ryan had plans to take his son to an arts and crafts festival that weekend, but relinquished in order to be nice to Mike. That didn’t sit well with Mike, who approached Boyd to tell him that fishing would be postponed. However, Ryan entered and began arguing with Mike over who Boyd would go with for the weekend. Hating the site of his dad and grandad fighting, Boyd suggests that all three of them attend a hot air balloon race a short drive away. Mike and Ryan are sick to their stomachs about being stuck on a road trip with the other, but agree to …

The Most Horrifying Medical Stories Of 2018

During their many years of training, doctors around the world are instilled with the famous adage, “when you hear hoofbeats, think horses, not zebras” – meaning that most patient’s symptoms are caused by common conditions or diseases, and that providers shouldn’t consider the possibility of rare or exotic illnesses until the more mundane ones have been ruled out.  But of course, sometimes it really is a zebra. And thanks to case studies and the Internet, we lay people get to hear about the wackiest, weirdest, and most challenging medical occurrences faced by physicians. And because this year is almost over, we at IFLScience think it’s time to look back on the most unsettling medical stories of 2018. Young Man Dies …

Montana State announcer resigns amid harassment claims

BILLINGS, Mont. – Montana State University’s play-by-play broadcaster for football and men’s basketball has resigned after the university investigated a reporter’s complaint that he sexually harassed her, an allegation that he denies. Jay Sanderson told The Billings Gazette that he left his position as “the voice of the Bobcats” last month to help an ill family member in Wichita, Kansas. He denies former Missoulian reporter Amelia Just’s allegations that he touched her inappropriately and sent her sexually suggestive text messages. Just granted permission to use her name to The Associated Press, which normally does not name alleged sexual harassment victims. Trending in US Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Watson ‘optimistic’ at Time’s Up progress

Watson, who starred in the Harry Potter films and Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, is pictured wearing a Time’s Up T-shirt in her post. Thank you to everyone who has been part of TIME'S UP over the past year. 💗 From my sisters in the film industry to the activists and campaigners around the world who have supported us, I've been so inspired by the way people have reached out to each other, shared experiences and advice, and organised together as part of this movement for change. 🌍 Gender equality can only become a reality if we harness the transformative power of solidarity across professions and across borders. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ There’s still a long way to go, but the achievements so …

Here Are 21 LGBTQ Celebrity Coming-Out Stories That Shaped 2018

Such figures, of course, only serve as a reminder of the significance of queer visibility, and seeing lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer actors, artists and other public figures live authentically remains both empowering and subversive.  In some cases, they stoked a fair share of controversy, too. cultural appropriation online after using the Native American term “Two Spirit” to describe his experiences with men and women.  Janelle Monáe Bravo via Getty Images The “Boy Erased” and “Ben Is Back” star told Vulture in a September interview that he “exists on a spectrum” but stopped short of using terms like “straight,” “gay” or “bisexual” to label his sexuality.  “In the early stages of my life, some of the people I was most infatuated …

A balloon took her Christmas wish list from Mexico. A real-life Santa found it in the U.S.

When 8-year-old Dayami wrote her Christmas wish list and sent it off on a red balloon, she had no idea a real-life Santa would find it. Randy Heiss was walking his dog in the mountains of Patagonia, Arizona when he came across a deflated red balloon with a note attached to it. On the front was a hand-drawn ribbon with the name “Dayami” scrawled in a child’s handwriting. Inside, written in Spanish, was a numbered list of items including paints, slime, a doll and dollhouse, and clothes—a child’s Christmas wish list to Santa. Most would think such a note was cute and then toss it in the trash. But after Heiss’s wife translated the note, the couple decided that it …

The Way This 95lbs Dog Saved This Woman From Her Bosss Sexual Harassment Is Incredible

“My first impression of him was a ‘Man in Power,’ someone who gets his way, doesn’t take bullshit from anyone, and is brutally honest. When I was there with my dad, my boss was completely respectful, never bothered us as we worked, generally no red flags at all.” “My boss was coming on to me strong. As a joke, I called out to his dog to protect me” iStock (not the actual photo) “She listened and turned against him” Ger Dekker (not the actual photo) “I haven’t quit yet because I’m currently looking into another job. I live paycheck to paycheck and can’t afford to quit immediately. And I haven’t sued him as well. I don’t want to make anything …

Indiana officials drop execution bid in 7-year-old’s death

CROWN POINT, Ind. – Indiana prosecutors have quietly dropped efforts seeking the execution of an Ohio inmate for her role in killing a 7-year-old girl in 1984, citing the inmate’s intellectual disability. The Lake County prosecutor and the Indiana attorney general’s office signed an agreement last month withdrawing a demand for the execution of 56-year-old Debra Denise Brown, The (Northwest Indiana) Times reported . Brown and Alton Coleman received death sentences for killing Tamika Turks of Gary, Indiana, and for slayings in Ohio. For more than 50 days, the couple committed crimes across six states, leaving eight people dead. Coleman was executed in Ohio in 2002, while Brown’s Ohio sentence was commuted to life in prison on grounds that she …

What the Japanese know about eating that keeps them healthy and long lived

Have you ever wondered why so many Asians, the Japanese, Chinese, Koreans and Vietnamese in particular seem to age well? Why so many of these folks are fit and healthy throughout their long lives? Sure, many Japanese who live stressful city lives might not fare as well as those who live in more rural areas, just like over here… yet even so, it always seems like they look younger than they truly are, doesn’t it? Recent studies have shown that the residents of Okinawa are some of the longest lived people on the planet. Not only do they live well past 100 with remarkable regularity… they don’t look like they’re that old either. On top of that, these long-lived Japanese …