Sunday Feb 1st 2015

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Open Thread: What Do You Do To Stay in Shape?

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Have you seen Mary J. Blige lately? She’s looking real good. The 42-year-old R&B singer is flaunting rock-hard abs on the December cover of SHAPE magazine. How does she stay so fit? According to Mary, no alcohol is allowed in her diet. I haven’t had...

10 Year Old Zuriel Oduwole Is Named Ethiopian Airlines’ Global Ambassador

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10 -year-old  Zuriel Elise Oduwole, from Nigeria, is already making a name for herself in the business world.  Earlier this year, Zuriel was the youngest person to be interviewed by Forbes in their August 2013 edition of Forbes Africa. Unlike most 10-year-olds, Zuriel spends her...

Reminder: Take Your Amazing Tech Idea To The Next Level With NewME Virtual Accelerator

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At the young age of 32-years-old, Angela Benton is already well know in the tech community and Silicon Valley. Benton not only is the founder of BlackWeb20,  but is also the founder of NewME Accelerator. NewMe Accelerator has helped Black tech start-ups earn nearly $8M in funding,...

25 Totally Acceptable Ways To Respond To Catcallers

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Yesterday I was taking an early morning walk around my neighborhood before work. It was still pretty dark out, and as I shuffled groggily past a gas station a guy got out of his car and whistled at me. “Hey sweetie! Where you going?” he...

9 Soldiers Tried for Massive Rape Case in the Democratic Republic of Congo

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39 government soldiers are now on trial for alleged war crimes in the eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Several army members have been accused and charged with mass rape and other acts of sexual violence with more than 130 women and girls...

The Knockout Game Makes Me Wonder WTF Is Wrong With Teenagers

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I woke up early this morning to an email that I received overnight from my friend, Scott. The link in the email was so sickening and left me feeling absolutely disgusted with teenagers.  My own teenager woke up this morning at 5:30 a.m, and the...