Netflix calls out viewers for watching “A Christmas Prince” 18 days in a row

LOS GATOS, CA — Netflix and chill? More like chill out Netflix! The streaming company is under fire from some of its viewers, all because they tweeted this: To the 53 people who’ve watched A Christmas Prince every day for the past 18 days: Who hurt you? — Netflix US (@netflix) December 11, 2017 The joke rubbed some folks the wrong way and have people accusing Netflix of “binge-shaming.” Why are you calling people out like that Netflix — Amanda Bell […]

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#TeamKeaton: Boy’s viral video raises bullying awareness, athletes step up to help

KNOXVILLE, TN — It’s a viral video that’ll probably make anybody with a heart shed a tear or two. In the video, Keaton Jones explains what a normal day at middle school is like for him. “Why do they bully?” Keaton questions. “What’s the point of it? How do you get joy out of taking innocent people and finding a way to be mean to them?” According to his mom’s Facebook post, Keaton asked her to record the video after […]

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Woman donates kidney to stranger after seeing Facebook post

SOUTHINGTON, Ohio –A woman living in the small town of Southington, Ohio donated her kidney to a stranger after seeing his post seeking a donor on Facebook. She donated the kidney to a 25-year-old man, according to WJW. “When I read it, I just felt I wanted to do it,” said Lesley Tietz. Tietz and her family live about a mile from Joe Dorsey, but the two didn’t meet until after his GoFundMe post was shared on Facebook. Dorsey found […]

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Woman donates kidney to stranger after seeing Facebook post

SOUTHINGTON, Ohio –A woman living in the small town of Southington, Ohio donated her kidney to a stranger after seeing his post seeking a donor on Facebook. She donated the kidney to a 25-year-old man, according to WJW. “When I read it, I just felt I wanted to do it,” said Lesley Tietz. Tietz and her family live about a mile from Joe Dorsey, but the two didn’t meet until after his GoFundMe post was shared on Facebook. Dorsey found […]

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Protests grow over racist, anti-semitic tweeter becoming New York City firefighter

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. -Activists, community members and first responders are questioning why a man who tweeted hateful messages is about to become a New York City firefighter. Why is Joe Cassano now just days away from joining the FDNY? That’s what a group of elected officials, activists, and even some firefighters want to know, according to WPIX. Many of them suspect that Cassano being the son of a former FDNY commissioner could have a lot to do with it. […]

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College student “owes” charity over $200,000 after her tweet goes viral

RENTON, WA  — A couple Twitter users are finding out what the power of social media can really do. Exhibit A: 19-year old Danni Messina from Seattle posted this simple tweet: this time of year is about giving – this year, I am giving back to St. Jude & the families who are supported by their amazing services every favorite : $.25every retweet : $.50 go give. go st. Jude!! — dan (@danni_messina) November 25, 2017 Little did she know, that […]

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College student “owes” charity over $200,000 after her tweet goes viral

RENTON, WA  — A couple Twitter users are finding out what the power of social media can really do. Exhibit A: 19-year old Danni Messina from Seattle posted this simple tweet: this time of year is about giving – this year, I am giving back to St. Jude & the families who are supported by their amazing services every favorite : $.25every retweet : $.50 go give. go st. Jude!! — dan (@danni_messina) November 25, 2017 Little did she know, that […]

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Facebook launches new “Messenger Kids” app

MENLO PARK, CA — Social media just got a little more kid friendly! Facebook has rolled out a new app called “Messenger Kids,” that will let kids under the age of 13 text and video chat with their friends and family without those pesky ads or in app purchases. Plus, it follows all the rules of COPPA, the law that protects children’s online privacy. “I really like how kids can text with this, how they can send stickers, they can put […]

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Facebook launches new “Messenger Kids” app

MENLO PARK, CA — Social media just got a little more kid friendly! Facebook has rolled out a new app called “Messenger Kids,” that will let kids under the age of 13 text and video chat with their friends and family without those pesky ads or in app purchases. Plus, it follows all the rules of COPPA, the law that protects children’s online privacy. “I really like how kids can text with this, how they can send stickers, they can put […]

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Facebook launches new “Messenger Kids” app

MENLO PARK, CA — Social media just got a little more kid friendly! Facebook has rolled out a new app called “Messenger Kids,” that will let kids under the age of 13 text and video chat with their friends and family without those pesky ads or in app purchases. Plus, it follows all the rules of COPPA, the law that protects children’s online privacy. “I really like how kids can text with this, how they can send stickers, they can put […]

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