Middling through

Every generation since the baby boom has seen its middle class shrink and the economic influence of that class weaken. Should we care? Yes, according to Under Pressure: The Squeezed Middle Class, which shows why a strong, prosperous middle class is crucial for any successful economy and cohesive society. The middle class sustains consumption, drives(…)

Austin City Limits Festival, Killer Mike Says I’m Nervous About Performing, But I’m Gonna Power Through

The Austin City Limits Festival starts tonight, and there are some very nervous performers in the wake of Sunday night’s Vegas massacre. Killer Mike concedes he’s got the jitters about his headlining gig, being a husband and a father, but he’s…

Hugh Hefner’s Romances: His Wives and Girlfriends Through the Years

Hugh Hefner, who died on Wednesday, September 27, at age 91, was always surrounded by beautiful women. The Playboy founder married three times, but was mostly recognized for having multiple live-inThis article originally appeared on Hugh Hefner’s Romances: His Wives and Girlfriends Through the Years Us Weekly Latest Celebrity News

JAY-Z Calls Out Donald Trump: ‘I’m Not Fearful… We’ve Been Through So Much More Than This Guy’

Good for you, JAY-Z!!! The rapper came out in a BBC interview this week with some very strong comments against the destructive presidency of Donald Trump, going in on the guy in a way we can only hope more people see!!! Related: Is JAY-Z Headlining That Hurricane Relief Concert, Or What?! Speaking to host Clara(…)

No Fan Will Make It Through Aisha Tyler’s Final Episode Of The Talk Without Crying — Watch The Tear-Filled Highlights HERE!

“All of you every day made me want to be a better woman and a better friend.” Shut up, you’re crying! Friday’s episode of The Talk was the last for cohost Aisha Tyler, and if you’ve been as big a fan of the show as we have, this is not something you’ll be able to(…)

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’ Cutest Moments Through the Years!

Their love is real! It’s been nearly 20 years since Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis first met on the set of That ‘70s Show in 1998. Since then Kunis, 33, and Kutcher, 39, who played on-screen love interests for 8This article originally appeared on Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’ Cutest Moments Through the Years!(…)

In A Fuck-Up For The Ages, The New York Mets Are Paying A Former Player More Than A Million Dollars Every Single July 1st All The Way Through 2035

Now THIS is the type of contract we can get behind! The New York Mets are struggling through the summer with a load of injuries and their fair share of off-field drama, but now that it’s July 1, the team’s focus turns to what is arguably their most ridiculous legacy: on this day every single(…)

CEOs Experiencing The ‘Realities’ Of Homelessness Through VR Is The Definition Of Out Of Touch!

Sometimes we must walk in someone else’s shoes to gain perspective. But if those shoes are too dirty and depressing to wear, walking around in virtual reality should be good enough. That’s what executives at the CEO Sleepout learned when this year’s charity event used the power of VR headsets to break the cycle of(…)