The Todd and Don Blog

A Georgia mother is accused of forcing her 12-year-old son to kill his pet hamster because of a bad report card. It happened last Thursday at the family’s home, said Meriwether County Sheriff Steve Witlock. Investigators said Lynn Geter made her son use a hammer to kill the...
Study shows kids tethered to technology Researchers have seen the future ... and everyone is watching YouTube. The average kid sponges in 2.5 hours of music each day, almost five hours of TV and movies, three hours of Internet and video games, and just 38 minutes of old-...
A 4-year-old Dallas-area boy disciplined for having long hair has returned to his class with a brand new 'do.Pre-kindergartner Taylor Pugh rejoined his classmates at his suburban elementary school Tuesday. Elizabeth Taylor says her son's hair is just as long as ever, but now she...
The institution of marriage has undergone significant changes in recent decades as women have outpaced men in education and earnings growth. These unequal gains have been accompanied by gender role reversals in both the spousal characteristics and the economic benefits of...
Moviegoers are suffering from major post-Avatar depression. According to many reports, the visually stunning blockbuster seems to leave audiences feeling down in the dumps, sometimes downright suicidal. Dale Emme, of the Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program, investigated...
Everyone at NBC is favoring Jay Leno these days — and so are the planets. Astrologer Shelley Ackerman, of karmicrelief.com, has studied the late night funnyman’s birth chart and confirms that Leno is one lucky duck. Ackerman says he belongs to a class of “Taurus Titans” — which...
Some athletes quench their thirst with Gatorade, others chug pickle juice. Brandon Brooks runs Pickle Juice Sport, a company that sells bottled pickle juice as a sports drink. Though most people wouldn’t think to down pickle juice before running a marathon, Brooks says it’s a...
With the job market still in the toilet, maybe clown college isn’t such a bad idea. Today’s college grads are heading into a dismal pool of employment opportunities, so going to clown college is no longer a joke. In fact, a degree from a good clown college pretty much guarantees...