Kathy Landin is a freelance internet pop-culture junkie (and web video producer). For a brief time in 2011, she was THIS close to being Charlie Sheen's social media intern for the summer. She's blogged for local TV stations, anonymous dating adventures and stupid advice columns. Mostly she entertains herself by practicing the fine art of idiocy, which you can watch in Kathy Landin's "I'm an Idiot" Show. Or, if you have a short attention span, get 140 characters of idiocy on Twitter.
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month — The Best Charities & How to Donate
Here are seven breast cancer awareness charities that are most deserving of your support this month.
Autism Awareness Month — 10 Celebrities Touched by Autism
A look at 10 celebrities who either have autism in their families or have it themselves. They have shared their stories, started foundations and supported other autism organizations.
The Best Autism Resources on the Web to Help Kids, Teachers, Employers & More
A guide for where to look online for the best autism resources available.
Autism Awareness Month — 10 Myths About Autism Busted
First of all: no, vaccines do not cause autism. For Autism Awareness Month, we take a look that and nine other damaging myths about autism spectrum disorder.
8 Common Heart-Disease Myths You Should Know About
Heart disease is often referred to as a "silent killer" because so many people don't realize they're at risk or have cardiovascular health issues. The malady kills about 2,200 Americans every day, making heart disease deadlier than all forms of cancer combined. And yet, there are still so many myths about heart disease floating around.
Warning Signs That You May Be Headed For (or Are Already Having) Heart Trouble
We are now in American Heart Month, but we should pay attention to our hearts all year long, not just during February. Everything else your body does is dependent on how well your heart is working, so if it's at risk of problems, you need to find out why.
Holiday Boozing Tips — 7 Christmas Cocktails to Drink You Through the Season
Since the beginning of families, holidays, and especially family holidays like Christmas, alcohol has always been a key component to survival. Brighten up everyone's spirits by mixing up these delicious drinks -- and don't forget to pour one (or five) for yourself as you mix.
Halloween Legends That Are Actually True (Sort Of)
Especially around Halloween, most of us enjoy a good old-fashioned “it happened to a friend of a friend” urban legend that gives us a bit of a fright. Some of these tales may have even really happened. Well, kind of.
10 Pink Products That Can Actually Help Fight Breast Cancer
When it comes to the fight against breast cancer, not all pinks are equal. As we become more aware of the “pinkwashing” of America, we know that buying something in a shade of pink isn't necessarily doing anything to help the fight against breast cancer -- and some products can actually hinder it. That's why, as we spend our October supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month, getting the word out and doing our individual best to fund the cause as we see fit, we need to make sure we're supporting the fight well. (And of course, looking good while doing it -- that's also nice.)
Breast Cancer by the Numbers — How Often It Occurs, How Much It Costs & More
Only by knowing the statistics of breast cancer will we be able to better arm ourselves against it.
5 Horrifying Accidents People Thought Were Just Halloween Displays
It might look like a standard corpse-hanging-from-a-tree prank, but sometimes something terrible really did happen.
8 Tips for Talking to Someone With Breast Cancer
These eight tips could help you talk to a relative, friend or co-worker who’s dealing with some tough news.