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Oprah Bursts Into Tears

Mark Steinberg | Posted 08.27.2012 | Comedy
Mark Steinberg

Oprah Winfrey said that she and her staff intend to hunt for situations in which crying or even tearing-up will be a surprise to the network's audiences.

YouTube's Most Famous Parents Shay Carl and Katilette Share Their Child-Rearing Tips (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 10.24.2012 | Parents
Shira Lazar

Shay Carl and Katilette, head honchos of the most famous family on YouTube -- The Shaytards -- joined me and YouTube's The Will of DC in the What's Tr...

Why I Cry In Public

Jillian Lauren | Posted 10.18.2012 | Women
Jillian Lauren

What do we travel for if not this -- to be lifted out of our ingrained identities and to experience our humanity?

Travel, Pray, Bidet

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 10.16.2012 | Travel
Sarah O'Leary

I came, I saw, I "bideted." And neither the maid nor I will ever be the same again.

A Good Blubbering

Waldo Mellon | Posted 10.06.2012 | Comedy
Waldo Mellon

I don't think your pal Duke is about to cry any time soon Chester, and he'll probably keep swatting you every time you do. But don't let that stop you, whenever you got a real beauty of a lump going in your throat, from blubbering away.

What Andy Murray's Tears Mean to Us

Danny Groner | Posted 09.07.2012 | Sports
Danny Groner

Much like Durant, Murray will try to use his heartwrenching second place finish to motivate him to go all the way the next time around. And the fans, who won't soon forget it, will definitely be behind him.

Why I Wish I Were An Opera Composer

Marie Marley | Posted 08.25.2012 | Fifty
Marie Marley

I would write the saddest opera of all time, then find the greatest voices in the world to perform it with the best orchestra in a perfect hall with the most appreciative, music-loving audience.

What to Expect: The Early Days of Infancy

Dr. Bob Sears | Posted 08.20.2012 | Parents
Dr. Bob Sears

Combining my professional and personal experiences, I have come up with five things for new parents and parents-to-be to 'expect' on this crazy ride:

How to Tell Your Mom That You're Still Single

Teresa Hsiao | Posted 08.13.2012 | Comedy
Teresa Hsiao

Being single used to be simple: you were either engaged to be married, or you were 12. But today, singlehood requires a lot more patience. And like everyone else, I have to go through the Five Stages of Being Single before I can truly find "the one."

Do Pooches Feel Our Pain? New Study's Complicated Answer

Posted 06.08.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 06/08/2012 10:04 AM EDT on LiveScience Plenty of pet owners are comforted by a pair o...

Why Do We Care If Serena Williams Cried?

Buzzfeed | Posted 05.30.2012 | Women

Below is a video of Serena Williams's face before the last set of her match against Virginie Razzano. As Razzano stepped off the court for a bathroom ...

Crying Saved My Life

Erin Joy Henry | Posted 07.23.2012 | Women
Erin Joy Henry

Crying was for the weak girls who couldn't be alone and needed boys to carry their bags for them. Crying was for the girls who sat out from P.E. because they had their periods and were too scared to participate in the game of life. Or so I thought.

We Can Calm Crying Babies: New Hope in the Fight Against Child Abuse

Harvey Karp | Posted 06.26.2012 | Parents
Harvey Karp

People tend to think of infant crying and colic as a parenting nuisance. In fact, sleep deprivation and the sound of crying babies are used to prepare the Navy elite SEALS to endure torture!

The Real Cry: A Daughter's Expression Evolves

Rachel Sherman | Posted 06.23.2012 | Parents
Rachel Sherman

Even though you can both give your hurt the same name, it doesn't make you any less alone.

Why We Love Tearjerkers

Posted 03.27.2012 | Healthy Living

Ever felt curiously satisfied after bawling your eyes out at a heart-wrenching flick? You’re not alone. In fact, new research has found that trag...

Why Crying Is Good For You

Mike Robbins | Posted 04.03.2012 | Healthy Living
Mike Robbins

One of the many things tears can do is remind us of our humanness, our vulnerability, our connection to one another and to things much bigger than the specific circumstances we are facing.

GOP Hopeful Has 'Nothing To Be Ashamed Of'

Merrimack Patch | Robert Michaelson | Posted 12.30.2011 | Politics

The man was referring to an event in Iowa earlier Friday morning where Newt Gingrich began to tear up when speaking about his deceased mother. Romn...

Woman Cries Tears Shaped Like Crocodiles

Mark C. Miller | Posted 10.17.2011 | Comedy
Mark C. Miller

To weep crocodile tears is to pretend a sorrow that one does not in fact feel, but the term has nearly the opposite meaning to Roberta Thorpe.

The 21 Most Miserable Models We Could Find (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Emily Singer | Posted 09.28.2011 | Style

Looking at the newly-released Proenza Schouler Fall ad campaign, we couldn't help but notice how downtrodden the model appeared, staring off into the ...

What Is Grief?

Susan Orlins | Posted 09.14.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Orlins

At the cemetery, my sister and brother stand over our mother's coffin stricken with grief. Dry-eyed, I step up next to them.

WATCH: Girl Freaks Out Over 'Breaking Dawn' Trailer

Posted 08.06.2011 | Comedy

Twilight fans are notoriously enthusiastic, so it's not surprising that a ton of reaction videos were recorded yesterday after the trailer for "Breaki...

The Bachelor Finale Recap: Oh the Finality!

Tasha Gordon-Solmon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tasha Gordon-Solmon

I laughed, they cried, they cried, they cried, I cried, "FOR THE LOVE OF GOD WHEN WILL THIS BE OVER!?", they cried some more, and then it was over. But only after 3 hours of awesomeness.

Male Crying in Politics: Not Sexism, but Partyism

David Helfenbein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Helfenbein

Unless you are a master of politics and emotion (i.e. the likes of President Bill Clinton), did you ever notice that there exists overt male "partyism" when it comes to crying?

The Significance of John Boehner's Tears

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Danny Groner

Over the past week, people have been debating John Boehner's emotions, not his motions. The expected next Speaker of the House has become known for his crying.

John Boehner: Tears, Cheers and Jeers

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Alderman

CHEERS to Ohio Congressman John Boehner for being able to cry in public when he talks about his hard-scrabble-to-Speaker life story. It's kind of real...