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15 Feb 19
Ed B on Sports

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Kristina Rihanoff Westcroft Leisure Centre Grand Opening. Kristina Rihanoff and Ian Waite get involved with the ‘Everyone Active Strictly Come Dancing Competition’ group warm up. Born Kristina Pshenichnykh (1977-09-22) 22 September 1977 (age 41) Vladivostok, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union Nationality Russian Occupation Dancer Television Strictly Come Dancing (2008–15) Celebrity Big Brother […]

15 Feb 19
Photography Blog

Every image tells a story and every time we look at a photograph, we wonder about the story that led to the moment that has been captured. But ever wondered about the person behind the lens? For most women photographers who have clicked famous photographs, there is an intriguing story that caused them to become […]

15 Feb 19
Andre Eger

Ja Rule, one of the creators behind Fyre Festival, announced on Thursday he wanted to create another music festival. It would add another unbelievable chapter to Ja Rule’s career, which has spanned three decades and featured chart-topping albums, box-office bombs, and a bizarre feud with 50 Cent. Ja Rule has managed to avoid liability for […]

15 Feb 19
The Packie

Craig Conant is my next featured comic for all of the readers who enjoy and appreciate the ballsy and difficult art of stand up comedy. This guy is straight out of Southern California. He has the hair, the voice, and the half Mexican bloodline to authenticate his Californian pedigree. This guy is funny. If you […]

15 Feb 19
Red Tricycle

Say yes to video games over summer break—without feeling guilty.

15 Feb 19
B...simply being...

“There’s not a word yet, for old friends who’ve just met.”  ― Jim Henson, Favorite Songs from Jim Henson’s Muppets The little library in my new home town has some great free programs open to the community. The topics offered have bits of knowledge for everyone. I cannot imagine my life without the opportunities my […]

15 Feb 19
Henry Tan

It’s inevitable that I’ll introduce a technique-heavy blog with a time worn story about an authoritarian piano teacher who fist-drummed beats to my very shaky C Major scale. (I was 7) The only perk paired with the metronome mandatory, 4-octave lesson opener, was my being able to pick the latest scale practiced. (Without a hint […]

15 Feb 19
Midnight Social Distortion

This February, Midnight Social Distortion will be celebrating Black History Month by honoring Black horror characters, in particular Black horror survivors, throughout the twenty-eight day period. Each day will feature one black male and one black female survivor in horror and sci-fi to bring light to the positive, albeit still problematic, black champions of representation […]

15 Feb 19
TNT

Hope for fighting disease known as Ebola of frogs Despite widespread infection, some frog populations are surviving a deadly disease that is the equivalent of humankind’s Ebola virus. The reason — genetic diversity. That’s the finding of a new study published this week in the journal Immunogenetics. Anna Savage, an assistant professor of biology at […]

15 Feb 19
TNT

The prospects of American strawberries: Comprehensive review summaries the challenges, needs, and opportunities for strawberry growers A comprehensive review led by Jayesh Samtani of Virginia Tech and Curt Rom of the University of Arkansas encapsulates an understanding of the challenges, needs, and opportunities of strawberry growers across the United States. Samtani and Rom formed and […]

15 Feb 19
The Whole Truth And Nothing But It

“‘Church Of Safe Injection’ Offers Needles, Naloxone To Prevent Opioid Overdoses” Name of organization that produced story: WBUR. Title of Story: “Church Of Safe Injection’ Offers Needles, Naloxone To Prevent Opioid Overdoses” Link to Story: https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/02/12/693653562/church-of-safe-injection-offers-needles-naloxone-to-prevent-opioid-overdoses Who: Church of Safe Injection  What: Organization provides clean needles with drug Narcan that reverses an opioid overdose. When: Feb. 12, 2019.  […]

15 Feb 19
The Live Collective Blog

Hey all! Earlier this week with Valentine’s Day in route, I shared with you an older post on owning your singleness. Now I’ve had several people approach me since writing the last blog to inquire if I am against relationships. And let me be clear that is ABSOLUTELY not true. I’m actually what I like […]