Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
EMMY NOMINATED SERIES directed by and starring Steve Buscemi is back for a second season!!! Park Bench is a local's take on the special people, places, and spirit of New York City. Through unscripted moments with average New Yorkers and Steve's celeb friends, Buscemi takes viewers on a funny, first-hand journey/misadventure, told in his unique voice.
Journey to the Draft is an organic, unscripted, docu-series that follows three college football players, all with promising professional careers. These young men attend different schools across the country and play a variety of positions on the field, but at the end of the day they share one goal:to play in the NFL. The AOL docu-series follows players Leonard Williams, Kevin White and Marcus Peters.
Connected features the personal stories of six New Yorkers woven together into one of the most intimate series ever. This groundbreaking show changes the nature of storytelling by giving each character a camera to document their lives. The result is a unique format revealing as different as everyone appears to be, we are all universally Connected.
Wake up to your world in 2 minutes.
"Stricly Come Dancing presenter Tess Daly and The Saturdays' Rochelle Humes talk to mums about their experiences of being mum. Whether the daughter of a Rolling Stone, in one of the most famous girl bands the world has ever known, or a parent coping with disability as well as family life, each mother in Being Mum shows that the feelings, challenges and rewards of motherhood are universal no matter the surroundings you find yourself in."
Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Find out how to pick out the right car child safety seat for your toddler.
Tags:Picking the Right Car Seat for Your Toddler,monkey see,monkeysee,car safety,car seat,child safety,child safety seat,family safety,parenting tips,toddler safety,transportation safety,vehicle safety
Grab video code:
Hello! I am Stephanie Tombrello, Executive Director of Safety Belt Safe USA. We are talking about protecting your toddler or young child while riding in the car. Now, I am going to talk about selecting safety seats for a toddler or young child. There is a wide range of safety seats and other safety products that are appropriate for transporting children in this age range. These children vary quite a bit by size and weight. Our first choice would be for them to ride rear-facing as long as possible. This convertible seat goes to beyond 30 pounds rear-facing and up to 65 pounds forward-facing, which gives a lot of freedom for a family for use with a child of this, in this category. First, you can use it rear-facing, in the semi-reclined position, with the straps coming at or below shoulder level. You can adjust this particular seat's strap level by turning a knob on the side of the top of the seat. So, that's your adjustment system. It has, of course, latch and it can be used with the safety belt. This one has a top tether that can be used both rear-facing and forward-facing. So, that's a feature that may be very useful particularly for the heavier child who is in the rear-facing position. Once the youngster is too heavy for that position and the seat is placed fully upright and is used with the tether. There are also lock-offs to hold the safety belt if it doesn't have its own locking system and that's true for the rear-facing position as well. The retainer clip is placed between some rubberized materials which in this case should be left on the seat. They are definitely needed when the seat is forward-facing, but you don't want to loose them and there's no reason to take them off. I also would point out that these are nice, short neck protectors. They won't interfere with the retainer clip or chest clip, but they will be just at the right place for comfort, for both the infant and the older child. Another choice if the youngster is either older or heavier than 30-35 pounds and can no longer ride rear-facing, is this child seat booster. This particular one, unlike the average one, can be used with the full harness system to 65 pounds. This one has adjustment system for the harness that's based on a locking -- a turn dial for locking the back and then you have to move the strap. So, you can adjust the height of the seat by pulling up on it. However, the straps need to be moved and adjusted to the shoulder level for the child and here, you use the traditional splitter plate to move the straps into higher and higher strap slots. Some of these seats come with extra padding for the younger children using the seat, but this can be removed. The adjustment for the harness is, again, in the front which is an advantage for the parent who can reach and get a snug fit. You want to make sure, of course, that the retainer clip is at armpit level. So, these are two different types; a convertible seat, rear-facing and forward-facing, and a child seat booster used to 65 pounds with the harness. But after that, you can remove the harness and use it as a booster seat. So, both of these seats have two different usages, but they cover different kinds of protection for different phases of this toddler young child category. Next, we are going to talk about how to make your child safe in a motor vehicle made before 1996.