See the fight among the parents

Parents and coaches were unhappy with a call made by the 13-year-old umpire during a Little League baseball game, according to the Lakewood Police Department. They then stormed the field and began punching each other as the 7-year-old players looked on.

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Slack is ruining my life and I love it

In the time it took me to type this sentence about Slack, I received more than a dozen messages in a private Slack group and more posts than I can count in several team channels. I typed many words in response to those messages — some of them even borderline good words — but came no closer to completing my job for the day: writing this article about Slack.

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Sea lion bites teen in ocean

A 13-year-old girl is recovering after a sea lion jumped from out of the ocean and bit her in Pismo Beach, California. The sea lion believed to be responsible for biting the girl is reportedly in rehabilitative care at the Center’s Sausalito facility, according to CNN affiliate KSBY.

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Showing compassion to refugees shouldn't be a crime

He gave them food, he gave them water and he gave them a place to stay. But according to the Arizona state prosecutors, the humanitarian actions of Dr. Scott Warren, a volunteer who had provided basic aid to two migrants from Honduras, were criminal. So much so that they brought a controversial case against him — one which could have resulted in up to 20 years in prison.

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Ya gotta believe in Warren to get her elected

Like many watching the 2020 presidential race this closely this early, I don’t have a favorite yet. My goal this primary season is to help make sure that the women running for President are taken as seriously as the men. So Elizabeth Warren’s recent rise in polls is exciting, mostly because of what it can mean about the electorate.

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