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Open Thread: Would You Spend $400 On A Blow Dryer? Dyson Hopes So

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The new Dyson Supersonic is a rare new take on a decades old product that bears little resemblance to the original. Dyson, a company well-known for their fresh perspective and innovation when it comes to household appliances, including vacuums and fans, has entered into the...

Open Thread: Have You Managed To Pay Back Your Student Loans?

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The US student debt crisis is one of the most hot button issues on this year’s presidential campaign trail. Today, there are 40 million people in the US who collectively owe $1.2 trillion in student loan debt. Almost 70% of students who earn Bachelor’s degrees...

Open Thread: Should There Be A Dress Code For Prom?

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#PressPlay: Oh they ain’t playing this year with these prom dresses 🤔😩 #TSRPromQueens via @spiritualword A video posted by The Shade Room (@theshaderoominc) on Apr 17, 2016 at 1:43pm PDT Prom dresses have evolved over the years. Whether or not they’ve evolved for the better...

Open Thread: Should Black Business Owners Hide Their Race?

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In a recent Chicago Times article, several black business owners discussed the fact that they hid their race in order for their business to survive. Take for example, Duane Draughon who owned a patio-installation business. His website had no photos, personal information, or anything to indicate...

Open Thread: How Soon After Giving Birth Is It Ok To Start Partying?

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Thanks for dragging me out the house last night ladies! Mommies need fun too! #BestBridesmaidsEver @evamarcille x @ebonyj1 A photo posted by Crystal Renay Smith (@iamcrystalrenay) on Mar 26, 2016 at 5:50pm PDT On March 16th Ne-Yo’s wife, Crystal Renay, gave birth to Shaffer Smith...

Should Angela Yee Stick Up For Women When Men Disrespect Them On Air? K Michelle Thinks So

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K Michelle is dragging Angela Yee from here to Mississippi for remaining quiet while rappers Maino and Uncle Murda clowned her on air. The two visited The Breakfast Club earlier this week to discuss past and current beefs, upcoming movie roles and other important projects....