• Jessicah Lahitou on Millennial Moms

    Everything A New Mom Wants To Say To People Who Don’t Want Children

    Everything A New Mom Wants To Say To People Who Don’t Want Children

    I know there are a lot of parenting cynics out there. You guys come in a variety of packaging. I get it: You don’t want children. One dude I knew, years ago, said he wasn’t sure about having kids because “the research” suggests parenthood doesn’t make you happy. I think he was referring to this, […]
  • Jessicah Lahitou on Sana's Story

    Why Fear Should Be The Last Thing That Stops America From Aiding Refugees

    Why Fear Should Be The Last Thing That Stops America From Aiding Refugees

    I suspect the American resistance to resettling Syrian refugees stems from one factor: fear. This is understandable. Huge sections of Syria have been overtaken by ISIS. The terrorist group’s brutal violence made headlines last year when ISIS videotaped their beheading of American reporters, burned alive a Jordanian pilot and broadcasted their willingness to butcher anyone who […]
  • Jessicah Lahitou in Entertainment

    7 Reasons ‘Just Friends’ Is The Ultimate Christmas Rom-Com For Gen-Y

    7 Reasons ‘Just Friends’ Is The Ultimate Christmas Rom-Com For Gen-Y

    A lot can happen in 10 years. You go from riding your bike to school to riding the subway to work. Graduations become reunions, and first kisses become first kids. Lots of things change. In fact, most things change. This year, the criminally underrated Christmas film “Just Friends” turned 10 years old. Upon realizing this […]
  • Jessicah Lahitou in Humor

    5 Points That Will (Finally) Help You Understand Trump Supporters

    5 Points That Will (Finally) Help You Understand Trump Supporters

    Most people dismiss Donald Trump as a bad celebrity fad that will hopefully go away. But I got to thinking about it, and you know what? With all our current political dysfunction and unrest, maybe his supporters are actually onto some things… Here are just a few of those things: 1. It's okay to listen […]