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About Lacy Langley

Lacy is a writer from Texas. She likes spending time in the home office, homeschooling her kids, playing the didgeridoo, caring for her chickens (Thelma and Louise), Rolos, Christmas, and Labyrinth.
Diabetes Awareness: Focus on Black Community Diabetes Awareness: Focus on Black Community

Diabetes is a serious problem for many Americans, but an especially serious one among the African-American community, where there is a much greater risk for the disease than any other, according to Market Wired. 26 million people in the U.S. …

Bill Nye Vs. Ken Ham: Who Won the Debate? Bill Nye Vs. Ken Ham: Who Won the Debate?

Bill Nye, beloved 90′s “Science Guy”, defended the theory of Evolution against Ken Ham and the theory of Creationism last night for two and a half hours. Neither one left persuaded to the other side. The debate took place at …

LAPD Manhunt: Officers Acted “Out of Policy” LAPD Manhunt: Officers Acted “Out of Policy”

It has finally been decided that eight officers involved in last year’s botched manhunt for former cop, Christopher Dorner, acted “out of policy” when they fired on a truck they believed to be the suspect, according to the AP. It …

Prepaid Phone Plans: The Way to Go? Prepaid Phone Plans: The Way to Go?

In the ever-increasing maelstrom that is finding the cheapest cell service, many are turning to prepaid wireless. What used to be a socially unacceptable means of obtaining wireless phone service is quickly making a comeback as a totally viable, and …

Huguette Clark Art Collection to be Auctioned Huguette Clark Art Collection to be Auctioned

An incredibly impressive art collection, owned by the mysterious late Huguette Clark, is set to be auctioned this summer after a tour to show the art, much of which hasn’t been seen in public for almost a century, according to …

Caffeine Use Disorder: It’s a Thing Caffeine Use Disorder: It’s a Thing

Coffee addicts, listen up! Caffeine has now been categorized as a drug in the DSM-5. Need help quitting? That may be coming soon, according to Yahoo. “Caffeine is a drug, a mild stimulant which is used by almost everybody on …

Heroin Happy Meals: Twice In One Month Heroin Happy Meals: Twice In One Month

Heroin is not exactly what you’d like to see when you open your kid’s Happy Meal box from McDonald’s, but apparently, that is what was being used to sell the drug out of a McDonald’s drive-thru in Pittsburg, PA. Shania …

Monica Lewinsky: A Political Card 20 Years Later Monica Lewinsky: A Political Card 20 Years Later
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Monica Lewinsky and Bill Clinton are in the news! No, this isn’t a 90s flashback. Thanks to Rand Paul, their shenanigens really are back in the headlines. In an interview on NBC’s Meet the Press on Sunday, he declared that …

Health Insurance: Reimbursement to Cause Bailout? Health Insurance: Reimbursement to Cause Bailout?
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Health insurance is taking a mighty turn for the worse after this ill-fated attempt at “affordable care” by the Obama administration. Things are looking very bleak indeed after Thursday’s Moody’s rating downgrade of the outlook for inurance industry from “stable” …

Quit Smoking: Cold Turkey Better Than E-Cig? Quit Smoking: Cold Turkey Better Than E-Cig?
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Quitting smoking is hard, always has been and always will be. No matter how much additional tax is levied on each pack or how many videos go up on youtube to discourage smoking, there will be people who struggle to …

Pipeline Explosion Leaves Many Without Heat Pipeline Explosion Leaves Many Without Heat
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The Pipeline explosion that rocked southern Manitoba on Saturday is to blame for nearly 4,000 dealing with the extremely cold temperatures sans heat. Many of theses residents have alternate sources of heat to fall back on, according to Chambers Ewen, …

Kamala Harris Against Corporate Religious Claims Kamala Harris Against Corporate Religious Claims
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Attorney General Kamala Harris is in the middle of the battle between corporations and their religious freedoms, and the administration and its Affordable Care act. She previously filed a request for the Supreme Court to review whether for-profit businesses can …

Paul Crouch, Controversial TV Preacher, Dead at 79 Paul Crouch, Controversial TV Preacher, Dead at 79
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Paul Crouch, the founder of the incredibly successful Trinity Broadcasting Network died yesterday at the age of 79, according to the Los Angeles Times. He was reportedly admitted to a Dallas area hospital for heart issues in October while on …

Misty Copeland: Unlikely Ballerina Misty Copeland: Unlikely Ballerina

Misty Copeland has made quite a name for herself in the world of ballet. She is a self-proclaimed traditionalist and purist when it comes to ballet, and she has contributed a new face to the art, as a biracial woman …

Kyra Sedgwick’s Daughter is Miss Golden Globe 2014 Kyra Sedgwick’s Daughter is Miss Golden Globe 2014

Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon have a new reason to be proud of their daughter, Sosie Bacon. The aspiring actress was crowned Miss Golden Globe 2014, officially kicking off Golden Globe season. The Miss Golden Globe title is one that …

Zumba Instructor Released From Prison Zumba Instructor Released From Prison

The Zumba Instructor whose prostitution scandal shook a quaint seaside town on the east coast, Alexis Wright, was released from prison yesterday after serving 6 months of her 10 months sentence. She was released early due to good behavior and …

Willie Nelson Postpones Tour After Crash Willie Nelson Postpones Tour After Crash

Willie Nelson and Family are postponing their remaining November tour stops due to the bush crash that injured three out of five band members. The bus was in an accident late Saturday night caused by icy conditions on the road …

Thanksgiving Recipe Last Minute Search Thanksgiving Recipe Last Minute Search

The time to give thanks is swiftly approaching, and with it, the frenzy that comes when you realize you have 6 DAYS to get ready! I know I am starting to feel the heat. Whether you are looking for traditional …

Macy’s Parade Under Fire. Again. Macy’s Parade Under Fire. Again.

Remember when the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was a whimsical trip for the imaginations of generations of childhood viewers who loved to watch giant Snoopy and giant Charlie Brown float down 34th St.? Remember when people didn’t have time on …

Wild Turkey Revenge: Flocks Crowd NYC Neighborhood Wild Turkey Revenge: Flocks Crowd NYC Neighborhood

Wild turkeys have been flocking to Staten Island for years, where residents are having to go out of their way to avoid encounters. Some residents are fed up, while others welcome the whimsy of the impromptu natural attraction. However, the …

Eddie Murphy: No Remake of “Coming to America” Eddie Murphy: No Remake of “Coming to America”

This is the 25th year anniversary for the 80′s classic, “Coming to America”, and sometimes, on special anniversaries, there’s talk of a sequel or remake. But not this time, sorry fans. According to People, the problem is not lack of …

George P. Bush: Beacon For Latino Voters? George P. Bush: Beacon For Latino Voters?
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George P. Bush, son of former Florida Governor Jeb Bush and nephew and grandson of presidents, has put his hat in the political ring as a candidate for Texas Land Comissioner. What’s so special about that? Well, besides being the …

Costco Bibles: Pastor Glad for Label Conversation Costco Bibles: Pastor Glad for Label Conversation
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Costco has apologized for labeling some Bibles as “fiction”. Amidst the uproar in the community and Christians in general, and threats to boycott Costco, the company assured the public that it was a mistake made by the distributor, and that …

Casey Kasem’s Children May See Him Soon Casey Kasem’s Children May See Him Soon

Casey Kasem’s children may be drawing near the end of their battle with Casey’s wife, and may finallly be able to see him soon, according to People. Kerri, 41, Julie, 38, and Mike, 40 have been at odds with his …