Donald Trump’s looming presidential inauguration will surely bring anxiety—and unprecedented change, both in the U.S. and abroad. But it doesn’t have to signal the end of a progressive, inclusive America. As Obama said in his final remarks in front of thousands in Chicago Tuesday night, it’s also time to “embrace the joyous task” of fighting for a better, more just country. “It falls to each of us to be those anxious, jealous guardians of our democracy,” he said. If you’re a young person, you’re in a prime position to do something. You and your peers make up one-third of the electorate—it’s time to flex that power, and we’re here to help guide you. The first—and perhaps more important—thing you should do is contact your local representatives . Let them know which issues are most important to you, and what positions you’d like them to take. Do this personally, let them literally … [Read more...] about How to protect your First Amendment rights under Trump
Courtesy of Chicago Cut Steakhouse Kate Upton celebrated her 22nd birthday in Chicago Tuesday—and E! News has the exclusive details! The blond bombshell was meant to watch her boyfriend Justin Verlander pitch for the Detroit Tigers when the visiting team faced the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field. However, the baseball game was postponed shortly after 6:00 p.m. due to the unrelenting rain. The weather delay worked out in Upton's favor, as Verlander was able to attend her birthday dinner at Chicago Cut Steakhouse at 7:00. "Kate was with her boyfriend, sister and mother," a source tells E News. "Justin has been here before." After dinner, the couple posed for a picture with the restaurant's managing partner, David Flom. "Thank you everyone for the birthday wishes!!" Upton tweeted Wednesday. "I had such an amazing day!!" NEWS: All the details on Kate Upton's pre-birthday celebration The two-time Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover girl will get the chance to see her man in … [Read more...] about Kate Upton Celebrates Her 22nd Birthday in Chicago—Check Out the Exclusive Picture and Details!