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The Beauty Diet: It’s Not Just Aesthetics

“Diets? To think there is a general one that works for all is, to be frank, a true illusion. Because it’s ridiculous to think that each of us, with our own metabolisms, habits, and nutritional needs can adjust to a diet that adapts to all types of people, very different among them”. Professor Evelina Flachi, who teaches a Nutrition […]

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Pushing the Boundaries of Black Style

THE best posts on the style blog Street Etiquette find its principals, Travis Gumbs and Joshua Kissi, in motion. As opposed to the fascistically frozen street-style snaps of The Sartorialist and others, these pictures are styled and plotted fictions but also affecting ones, depicting a pair of young black men taking ownership not just of […]

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A Fashion Line’s Old-World Branding Evokes Bygone Glamour

Honor, a fashion line started by designer Giovanna Randall, is designed to look like a revival of an old couture Italian fashion house, complete with crests, gold-foil stamping, and stationery that Grace Kelly would have loved. For an industry that prides itself on its one-day-you’re-in-next-day-you’re-out ethos, fashion is nevertheless mindful of its own history, where […]

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Do You Really Have What it Takes to Run a Business?

Few people are suited to be their own bosses. Most people want a regular work routine. Their lives are based on forty-hour work weeks and steady paychecks. When people tell me they want to start their own business, I ask them whether they can really live without regular income. I tell them to talk to […]

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Social Media Tools For Your Job Search

Searching for your next career opportunity can be a frustrating and tiresome process. Thankfully, there are an unprecedented number of free tools and resources to alleviate some of the stress and ease the time commitment of trying to secure a new job. The key is identifying the tools that suit your needs and maximizing their […]

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MLK Gets Home on National Mall

On the 48th anniversary of the “I Have a Dream” speech, a towering memorial will honor the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. as a man of peace among the many monuments to wars and presidents in the nation’s capital....
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Even a Broken Clock is Right Twice a Day: Just Go For It!

The young professionals of “Generation Now” all have one thing in common, we go for it! Recent college graduates and young professionals are apart of the culture that acts now, then asks questions later. We seem to ...
by DeAndra Harrison
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THE NEW B2K??? MINDLESS BEHAVIOR

The music world has been missing a boy group since B2K left the scene. Now there is a new group going by the name “Mindless Behavior.” The group in their early teens will open up for Ms. Janet Jackson on her “Nu...
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On the Set: Rihanna’s “We Found Love” Video Shoot

Rihanna shot the video for her recently released single “We Found Love,” in the rural cornfields of Bangor, northern Ireland this weekend. “Im shootin a video in 2 #beatDAT,” she tweeted on Sunday. The 2...
by Genel Ambrose
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What The Stars Wore On The VMA’s Red Carpet

This years MTV’s Video Choice Awards were filled with many great performances and surprises. Each year music and fashion fans tune in to see who ultimately had the hottest songs and who was the best dressed on the red car...
by Keshia Ellis
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All Hail, “The King”

Rapper TI, aka Clifford Harris, has been very busy since his release from an Atlanta halfway house on September 29th. During his first week of freedom, TI partied it up with celebrity friends, including Nelly and B.o.B, hosted ...
by Genel Ambrose
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Do You Have a Bright Idea at Your Fingertips?

The facts are sobering: the majority of small businesses fail within five years of starting up. While there are many reasons that businesses fail, including some that have nothing to do with an owner’s skills, it’s also...
by Socialtik Mag
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BagChat: Fall’s Hottest Handbags That’ll Even Make Your Boss Jealous

Most women probably carry a standard nylon tote or basic black bag to work each day. So, what’s a professional fashionista like you to do? Refinery 29 has got you covered this fall in that department. They have gathered a...
by Genel Ambrose
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Artist On the Rise: Lauriana Mae

Let’s just cut to the chase: music needs Lauriana Mae. Name doesn’t ring a bell? Well, it’s time for you to get acquainted. To put it simply, this girl can blow. But don’t take my word for it. Check out the video be...
by Genel Ambrose
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Breezy and RiRi Resparking Love via Twitter?

Twitter was in a tizzy this weekend when R&B croner Chris Brown favorited a tweet Rihanna posted featuring lyrics from her new single “We Found Love.” Brown later deleted the tweet that read: “Sometimes i...
by Genel Ambrose
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God Forgives: Rick Ross Suffers From Seizure

It has been reported that everyone’s favorite boss, who doesn’t really cut us checks, has suffered from a seizure today while waiting for his flight to leave Ft. Lauderdale airport. Sources say that CPR was administ...
by Demaris Bailey
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Marriage in 2010:Who should take the last name?

After I heard that Jay-Z would be taking Beyonce’s last name I flipped out!
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