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Why I Chose To Go Natural With My Hair

youbeauty.com — "You look like the black dude from ' Miami Vice ,'" said my older brother, only minutes after my tresses landed on the kitchen floor. As one could imagine, those weren't the first words I wanted to hear after allowing my mother to cut my hair back in 2001.
Oct 16, 2014

Let's keep it 100, no woman wants to do the big chop, and end up as the twin of the black dude from Miami Vice youbeauty.com/hair/why-i-cho…

Ted Nugent Declares ‘I Will Either Be Dead or in Jail’ if Obama Is Re-elected

blogs.wsj.com — @brian wrote: "Shut up and sing." @Dave wrote: "Jail seems like a good place for him!" Most of the comments seem polarized. Folks either love Nugent or despise him. The subset of folks that are reading this post seem to be more of the former than the latter right now.
Oct 02, 2014

According to memory, I'm pretty sure this is my most commented blog item at 1,952 comments. blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2012…

Watch Emma Watson’s United Nations Speech on Gender, Women’s Rights

blogs.wsj.com — Emma Watson delivered a speech at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City about men and women, feminists, and gender roles over the weekend. "...Fighting for women's rights has too often become synonymous with man hating. If there is one thing I know for certain, it is that this has to stop," said the actress, who was named the U.N.
Sep 22, 2014

Watch Emma Watson’s United Nations Speech on Gender, Women’s Rights on.wsj.com/1x08Tvo via @WSJspeakeasy

Sep 22, 2014

RT @WSJ: Watch Emma Watson's United Nations speech on gender and women's rights: on.wsj.com/1v8RE7g via @WSJspeakeasy

Sep 22, 2014

RT @WSJ: Watch Emma Watson's United Nations speech on gender and women's rights: on.wsj.com/1v8RE7g via @WSJspeakeasy

Sep 22, 2014

RT @WSJ: Watch Emma Watson's United Nations speech on gender and women's rights: on.wsj.com/1v8RE7g via @WSJspeakeasy

Sep 22, 2014

RT @TMoorehead627: Shared this yesterday, but it's worth tweeting again RT @WSJ Emma Watson's UN speech on gender and women's rights: on.wsj.com/1v8RE7g

Jennifer Lopez Escalates Backside Battle with ‘Booty’

blogs.wsj.com — Jennifer Lopez apparently has decided to go for the gluteus maximus crown in her latest video "Booty." The pop star teamed up with the current big thing, Iggy Azalea, for the latest song about the backside. It's a song meant for uninhibited dancing and shaking your rump.

Watch Sam Smith Perform Vintage Tracy Chapman Hit ‘Fast Car’

blogs.wsj.com — British soul singer Sam Smith seems to have a knack for putting a twist on songs from the 1980s. Earlier this summer, the 22 year old singer took Whitney Houston 's " How Will I Know" and slowed the tempo to create a haunting cover, and now Smith is putting his imprint on Tracy Chapman's " Fast Car."
Sep 04, 2014

Via @WSJSpeakeasy, Sam Smith covers Tracy Chapman's "Fast Car": on.wsj.com/1xfNYpr

Sep 04, 2014

RT @wsjrock: Via @WSJSpeakeasy, Sam Smith covers Tracy Chapman's "Fast Car": on.wsj.com/1xfNYpr

Jimi Jamison, Lead Singer of Survivor, Dies at 63

blogs.wsj.com — Jimi Jamison, the former frontman for Survivor, Cobra and Target, has passed away. He was 63. "We are saddened and heartbroken to announce the passing of a great musician, loving father and grandfather, and overall extraordinary, giving, and kindhearted human being," read an announcement on the musician's Facebook page.
Sep 02, 2014

RT @WSJspeakeasy: Jimi Jamison, lead singer of Survivor, dies at 63 on.wsj.com/1oAiRKQ (European Pressphoto Agency) pic.twitter.com/Pr9ysTMyvx

Meow Mayhem: Is Hello Kitty Not a Cat?

blogs.wsj.com — Here are the six words you weren't expecting: Hello Kitty is not a cat. The whiskers, feline features , including cat ears, and name may have led many to believe the Japanese character was indeed a well-accessorized member of the four-legged domesticated family, but she is, in fact, a little girl.
Aug 28, 2014

So, it turns out Hello Kitty isn't a cat. "She is, in fact, a little girl. A cat-looking little girl." on.wsj.com/VSAKxm via @WSJ

Aug 28, 2014

Because Sanrio says so, we must repeat this! RT @TimAeppel: So, it turns out Hello Kitty isn't a cat. bit.ly/VSGKpG

Aug 28, 2014

RT @TimAeppel: So, it turns out Hello Kitty isn't a cat. "She is, in fact, a little girl. A cat-looking little girl." on.wsj.com/VSAKxm via @WSJ

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Kate Bush: Please Don’t Bring Devices to My Concerts

blogs.wsj.com — Is Kate Bush a Luddite? In the lead up to her upcoming performances at the Hammersmith Apollo, the 56-year-old singer has requested that fans not take photos or video during the show, and to share in the experience together. Bush, whose series of comeback shows begins next week, last toured 35 years ago.
Aug 20, 2014

Kate Bush: Please Don’t Bring Devices to My Concerts on.wsj.com/1z0qAHR via @WSJspeakeasy

Don Pardo, Longtime ‘Saturday Night Live’ Announcer, Dead at 96

blogs.wsj.com — Don Pardo, the man whose name you may not recognize but whose voice you most certainly do, has passed away. He was 96. Pardo, who was the announcer on NBC's " Saturday Night Live" for decades, died on Monday in Tucson, Ariz., according to the Associated Press.

Chuck Todd to Succeed David Gregory on NBC’s ‘Meet the Press’

blogs.wsj.com — David Gregory is out at NBC's " Meet the Press" after almost six years of moderating the morning news program. The 43-year old moderator will be replaced by Chuck Todd, according to the Associated Press. "I leave NBC as I came - humbled and grateful.
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Aug 28, 2015

RT @OpenFairSkies: BREAKING: Etihad got a $2.5 billion capital injection from the Abu Dhabi gov't. From WSJ: goo.gl/3lbxUt pic.twitter.com/DMwzJBZBYf

Aug 26, 2015

And, this isn't an incident of snapping. You wait and plan for two years?!

Aug 26, 2015

We live in a world where man shoots a colleague for going to HR, thus proving that the employee was right in going to HR, & posts on Twitter

Aug 26, 2015

RT @ShepNewsTeam: BREAKING: Shooter DEAD after killing himself, per local media, shortly after he posted vid to twitter showing himself killing journalists


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