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This Is What Can Happen When Men Talk About Gender Equality

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 11.13.2015 | Women

Here's more proof that men are important allies in the movement for gender equality. As part of its #ThatsWhatHeSaid series, SoulPancake invited a div...

How A Special Ed Teacher's Simple Idea Is Making A Big Difference

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 10.28.2015 | Parents

Here's proof that an idea doesn't have to be complicated to go a long way. Just ask special education teacher Sadie Guthrie. A video from SoulPancake ...

Watch These Kids Learn That Other Children Go Hungry And Pledge To Help

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 04.02.2015 | Impact

Nearly one in five kids in the U.S. struggles with hunger, yet because of the shame and humiliation associated with the issue, the rampant problem oft...

Watch: Kid President Tells The Story Of MLK In This Charming Video

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 01.19.2015 | Black Voices

Kid President is back at it again -- delivering an insightful message to viewers about an important history lesson we should all be familiar with: the...

12 Best YouTube Channels for Kids and Teens

Common Sense Media | Posted 01.21.2015 | Parents
Common Sense Media

We set out to find the 10 best channels for kids on YouTube; we wound up with 12. Along the way, we learned a lot, laughed out loud, and fell in love with what YouTube -- at its best -- can bring to your kids. (We estimated age targets and recommend you watch with your kid to familiarize yourself with the content.)

These People Were Challenged Thank Those Who Helped Them. Their Moving Responses Say It All

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.16.2014 | Good News

This act proved that showing appreciation is rewarding on both ends. In a video uploaded to YouTube, a life coach asks random passersby to write a ...

Shouting Your Dreams Into A Gigantic Megaphone Might Make Them Come True

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.02.2014 | Good News

Whether your dream is to be happy, have more money, go back to school, or find a long-lost love, everyone has hopes and aspirations worth being heard...

What To Say On A First Date If You Don't Want A Second Date

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.18.2014 | Divorce

If you love being single and want to stay that way for the rest of your life, then by all means, do anything mentioned in the video above. But if ...

A Letter to My 10-Year-Old Self

Candace Davis | Posted 08.26.2014 | Women
Candace Davis

I love the thought of time travel, especially traveling along the course of my own life. I think it's got a lot to do with recognizing how much my life has changed -- from who I was and what I expected as a 10-year-old to who I've become and how my expectations have changed.

'A Letter To My Kids' Is The Perfect Father's Day Message

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 06.13.2014 | Parents

Being a father means many things, but for filmmaker Corbyn Tyson being a good dad means learning to live for others and helping his kids flourish and ...

This Is Why You Should Always Say 'Thank You' To Compliments

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 06.05.2014 | Weddings

Sometimes it's the little things that can make a relationship last a lifetime, like telling your partner just how awesome they are. Soul Pancake's ...

This Psychological Trick May Actually Improve Your Relationship

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 04.24.2014 | Weddings

When you do nice things for your significant other, it actually makes you like them more. It's an idea rooted in "The Benjamin Franklin Effect" --...

Rainn Wilson's Amazingly Beautiful Conversation With Harold Ramis.. In Bed

Posted 03.13.2014 | Religion

Rainn Wilson has shared a conversation he had with the late Harold Ramis in which they talk about 'life, death, the afterlife, meaning, the Dalai Lama...

What's Trending and Tubular present "Top YouTube Videos of 2013"

Shira Lazar | Posted 02.19.2014 | Media
Shira Lazar

As 2013 draws to a close, we're looking back at 2013's biggest, best, and most memorable YouTube videos with some help from the data crunchers over at...

2nd Annual Tubeathon Returns 12/12 As YouTube's Modern Day Telethon

Shira Lazar | Posted 02.02.2014 | Impact
Shira Lazar

After last year's first-ever digital social telethon, What's Trending is thrilled to be teaming up with Ford's Fiesta Movement for the Second Annual T...

WATCH: Comic Does GENIUS Religion Series

The Huffington Post | Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 10.04.2013 | Religion

Zach Anner has a confession: he has no faith. "Religion is such an important part of so many people's lives and I don't understand it at all," th...

WATCH: This Experiment Will Make You Want To Thank Somebody RIGHT NOW

Posted 08.13.2013 | Good News

Soul Pancake's experiment in happiness is bound to make you smile, and maybe even pick up the phone. Turns out it takes more than just being grate...

Learning Is Cool: What I learned From C2-MTL

Amanda Slavin | Posted 07.30.2013 | Impact
Amanda Slavin

For an adult who loves to learn, but also loves marketing, who has a background in education and events, you aren't told what way to go. There is really only one thing to do and that is to create your own path.

Best Dwight Moment Ever

Bryan Elliott | Posted 05.21.2013 | Entertainment
Bryan Elliott

Is The Office the best job Wilson will ever have? The jury is still out but it seems like everything Rainn is involved in is related to making the world a better place.

WATCH: A Behind-The-Scenes Sneak Peek At 'SoulPancake'

OWN | Posted 12.16.2012 | OWN

Rainn Wilson's "SoulPancake" takes over OWN's LA headquarters in this sneak peek. Take a tour and go behind the scenes of the special hourlong episode...

WATCH: Oprah And Rainn Wilson: What Is Love?

OWN | Posted 12.15.2012 | OWN

What is love, exactly? What does it look like? It all depends on who you're asking. "Some say it's a chemical reaction," says Oprah in this "SoulPa...

We Have Watched 2,100 Years of 'Gangnam Style'

Evan Shapiro | Posted 12.02.2012 | Entertainment
Evan Shapiro

News Flash: People are wasting a lot of time online. No, really, it's true. While this may not be news to some of you (especially anyone with a "FarmVille" account), the sheer magnitude of the amount of wasted time may surprise even the most jaded among you.

WATCH: Don't Walk, Dance!

Posted 12.08.2011 | Comedy

Rainn Wilson's SoulPancake project has grown from a Web site dedicated to making people think and ask life's big questions, to a book and now a series...

What Would Your Soul Scribble Look Like?

Posted 11.26.2011 | Healthy Living

"Would you describe your soul as more Matisse, or Picasso?" In this Sunday's new short from Rainn Wilson's production company "SoulPancake" the team ...

Finding Beauty In The Unexpected

Posted 12.28.2011 | Healthy Living

"We often go through our day so quickly we often overlook the beauty that is all around us." In this Sunday's new short from Rainn Wilson's productio...