Only One Republican Supported That Divisive Election Security Bill. Here’s Why He Voted in Favor—Cyber Saturday

Only One Republican Supported That Divisive Election Security Bill. Here’s Why He Voted in Favor—Cyber Saturday

Last week we discussed election security. Let’s dig a little deeper into divisions provoked by one of the major pieces of proposed legislation, the Securing America’s Federal Elections Act. The bill has lately become a political flashpoint, blocked by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, who ostensibly fears further federalizing elections more than he…

For Holiday Shoppers Buying Tech, the Best Time to Dodge Tariffs May Be Now… or Never?

For Holiday Shoppers Buying Tech, the Best Time to Dodge Tariffs May Be Now… or Never?

Earlier this week, the Trump administration delayed implementing a planned 10% tariff on certain goods made in China. So far, companies haven’t communicated how they’ll respond to the tariffs, including whether they’ll pass on the additional costs on to consumers. And as consumers head into back-to-school shopping—followed by the holiday shopping season—the trade war maneuvering…

Fears of a Military Crackdown in Hong Kong are Overblown

Fears of a Military Crackdown in Hong Kong are Overblown

I happened to be in the Hong Kong airport on Tuesday, the night anti-government demonstrations erupted into a violent clash with police. I was there to pick up my kids, who were returning from Tokyo to begin the new school year. Their flight was delayed by several hours, which I passed sardined among throngs of…

Apple’s iPhone 11 Is Coming. Here’s When it May Be Unveiled

Apple’s iPhone 11 Is Coming. Here’s When it May Be Unveiled

Recently, Apple watchers switched their attention to Apple’s new side businesses like Apple Card and the impact of tariffs on the company, instead of their usual focus: the iPhone. But Apple’s smartphone returned front and center this week because of leaks about when the next version, expected to be called the iPhone 11, may be…

How the Bar Industry Plans to Deal With Harassment in the Workplace—Including Unruly Guests

How the Bar Industry Plans to Deal With Harassment in the Workplace—Including Unruly Guests

Though bars are known for offering refuge to many, their reputation as a house of worship with better tasting holy water is not celebrated the same way as a religious institution. Bars and restaurants have been stigmatized as places where bad behavior is tolerated—both backstage as well as in public. While the #MeToo movement helped…

Would You Rather: Disney Vs. Pixar Foods Edition

Would You Rather: Disney Vs. Pixar Foods Edition

Which meal would you rather eat for breakfast? Which meal would you rather eat for breakfast? Getty Images Image: Via Walt Disney Pictures Mushu’s porridge, eggs, and bacon from Mulan Via Walt Disney Pictures Mushu’s porridge, eggs, and bacon from Mulan Via Walt Disney Pictures Image: Via Pixar A bowl of Sugar Bombs from Incredibles 2 Via…

This 17-Year-Old’s Insanely Viral TikTok Of Her Cat Is Taking Over The Internet

This 17-Year-Old’s Insanely Viral TikTok Of Her Cat Is Taking Over The Internet

Set to the 1954 song “Mr. Sandman” by the barbershop group the Chordettes, the 12-second video has taken the internet by storm. Posted on August 17, 2019, at 8:04 p.m. ET Courtesy of Jade Taylor-Ryan Jade Taylor-Ryan is a 17-year-old high school student in Ontario, Canada, with a passion for soccer, her cat Ed (named…

17 Parents Who Could Make A Living Embarrassing Their Kids

17 Parents Who Could Make A Living Embarrassing Their Kids

1. This mom, who seriously masters the social media TMI: 2. This dad, who called out his son’s um, extracurricular activities: My dad casually shouted at my brother during his hockey game “MAYBE IF YOU DIDNT VAPE YOU WOULDNT BE SUCKING FOR AIR RIGHT NOW” like 20 people turned and looked at us 02:36 AM…

42 Products That’ll Help You Do Things So Much Better Next Time

42 Products That’ll Help You Do Things So Much Better Next Time

We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication. 1. An earwax removal kit, because cotton swabs are bad news…

If You Check Off 39 Out Of 77 Of These Things You Are Officially In Your Mid-20s

If You Check Off 39 Out Of 77 Of These Things You Are Officially In Your Mid-20s

 Do you have three plants? Do you have three plants?  Do you have more than three plants? Do you have more than three plants?  Do care deeply for your plants? Do care deeply for your plants?  Have you killed at least one plant? Have you killed at least one plant?  Does a random part of…