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A Woman in a Chewbacca Mask Broke a Facebook Record

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“It’s the simple joys in life…” A woman in Texas bought a Chewbacca mask last week that makes Wookie sounds when you talk.  Then she went on Facebook and livestreamed herself trying it on . . . and now it’s the most-viewed livestream EVER on Facebook. As of this morning, it had over 145 million views.  […]

Helping Flint: Engineers Pitch In

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The Detroit chapter of Engineers Without Borders are pitching in to help Flint, Mich. with the ongoing water crisis. The Detroit Professional Chapter of Engineers Without Borders is a group of dynamic and hard-working professionals from around Metro Detroit committed to helping communities in our region and around the world attain a better quality of […]

Protesters in Tehran Set Saudi Embassy Ablaze

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Angry protesters set the Saudi Embassy in Iran ablaze, one day after Saudi Arabia executed prominent Shiite cleric Sheikh Nimr Baqr Al-Nimr. Some damage is reported near the back of the embassy building, according to witnesses. None of the Saudi diplomatic staff were inside the building at the time. Saudi Arabia said Saturday it had […]

Skywriting Above Rose Parade: “Trump is Disgusting”

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A message targeting Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump distracted some Rose Parade spectators. Skywriting above the Rose Parade in Pasadena, California had people looking away from floats, and at the sky! The message read, “America is great, Trump is disgusting.” Stan Pate, an Alabama real estate developer, claimed responsibility for the message. “There’s no place for him,” […]

White People Dating Billboard Sparks Controversy

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A billboard promoting WhereWhitePeopleMeet.com is causing controversy in West Valley City, Utah. The advertisement had drivers turning their heads all week! “I feel like it is a little bit racist,” one woman told KSTU-FOX 13 News. The site claims to be open to all races, as long as you are at least 18 years of age. “We […]