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Bride And Groom React To Their First Dance Video Going Mega Viral After The Unexpected Happened At Their Wedding

Greg and April Alexander got married on March 23 in Brooklyn, New York. While they hoped nothing would go wrong on their special day, that turned out …

Diversity

The Definitive Guide To Every Type Of Tie Knot

A complete guide on how to tie a tie. From the Full Windsor and Four-in-Hand to the Granchester and Bow Tie, mastering these 8 popular tie knots will …

Men's Fashion

Fannie Lou Hamer | American Experience

Freedom Summer | Article<p>Fannie Lou Hamer<p>Fannie Lou Hamer was born in 1917, the 20th child of Lou Ella and James Lee Townsend, sharecroppers east of …

Black History

5 All-Natural Flu Remedies That Actually Work

According to the CDC, there have been over 25,000 laboratory-confirmed hospitalizations due to influenza between October 1, 2017 and March 10, 2018. …

Mansory Got Its Creepy Hands on the Rolls-Royce Phantom VIII

Mansory's idea of improving the new-generation Rolls-Royce Phantom is everything but.<p>GTSpirit<p>German tuner Mansory released its newest creation at the …

Home remedies to get rid of yellow teeth

It is natural for a person's teeth to become less white as they age. Many people turn to home remedies to try to get rid of yellow teeth. But which …

The Richest Black People in the World, Ranked

Every year Forbes releases its annual ranking of the world’s billionaires, and this year, like every year, I woke up, checked the list of the richest …

Aliko Dangote

More than 100 'uncontacted' tribes exist in total isolation from global society

We are more connected today than at any time in our species' history, yet isolated pockets of people still manage to live apart from the majority of society.<p>It's impossible to know exactly how many such tribes exist. Organizations like Survival International, however, estimate that more than 100 …

Brazil

This Government Report Showed How Racism Was Dividing America 50 Years Ago. Its Prediction Is Haunting

On July 27, 1967, President Lyndon Johnson stood before a national television audience to announce the creation of the National Advisory Commission …

Society

Remembering the burning of Black Wall Street, because you probably didn't learn about this tragic massacre in your U.S. History class

<i>February is Black History Month.</i><p>As a young Black girl growing up in Detroit. my world was a constant celebration of Black culture. Life in a major …

Black History

Archie Bunker’s Editorial on Gun Control (1972)

The more things change, the more the talking points stay the same. Just swap teachers for airplane passengers, and watch a silly sitcom punchline …

‘Patriotic’ Trump Supporter Finds Out She Was Tricked by Russian Trolls and Her Reaction Is Hilarious

Florine Gruen Goldfarb loves America. She is a real, down-home patriot. So much so that she unwittingly promoted Russian-coordinated events on …

Donald Trump

This Breathtaking Photo of Earth Really Puts Everything Into Perspective

This is what 40 million miles looks like.<p>It's been a conflicting few months on this blue orb of ours, but nothing puts life into perspective like a …

A One-Man Pink Floyd Band Creates Note-Perfect Covers of “Echoes,” “Comfortably Numb,” “Mother” & Other Classics: Watch 19-Year-Old Wunderkind Ewan Cunningham in Action

If you’re a 19-year-old wunderkind like Ewan Cunningham, who can play any number of instruments, it’s a great time to be alive. Recording is cheap, …

The (Gorgeous) New SI Swimsuit Edition Cover Model Made #BlackGirlMagic History – And Michael B. Jordan DEF Noticed

Black History Month just got a little more beachy...and topless. <b> Danielle Herrington</b> is the 2018 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition cover girl, and …

Michael B. Jordan

Read the Letter a Black Civil War Soldier Wrote Asking Abraham Lincoln for Equal Pay

Countless stories are contained within the theme chosen for 2018’s Black History Month observance, “African Americans in Times of War.” From the …

Black History

Abraham Lincoln's Secret Visits to Slaves

In the mid-1930s, the Federal Writers’ Project interviewed thousands of former slaves, some of whom claimed the president came to their plantations disguised as a beggar or a peddler, telling them they’d soon be free.<p>Shortly before the election of 1860, a man came upon a plantation near Marlin, …

Black History

Quincy Jones Says That Marlon Brando And Richard Pryor Were Lovers, And Pryor’s Widow Has Come Forward To Emphatically Confirm It

Quincy Jones raised eyebrows this week when a brief aside in his wide-ranging and extremely entertaining interview with Vulture revealed that Richard Pryor and Marlon Brando were once lovers. The internet reacted accordingly, questioning the truth in the comment, but Richard Pryor’s widow Jennifer …

Marlon Brando

The Earth's poles may be about to flip - and the consequences could be 'dire'

Over the past 200 years, the Earth’s magnetic field has been getting weaker. Researchers believe that this could be a sign that the poles are about …

The truth about the Trump economy, explained

A massive change in perceptions masks continuity with the Obama years.<p>At his inaugural address a little more than a year ago, President Donald Trump spoke of a landscape of “American carnage” featuring “mothers and children trapped in poverty in our inner cities” and “rusted-out factories scattered …

Economics

This Science Project on the Terribleness of Science Fair Projects Deserves an A-F*cking-Plus

Any parent whose kid comes home asking that they make a trip to Office Depot to pick up a "trifold display board" knows it's going to be a sh*tty week. That's because the only reason, historically, that anyone has ever needed a trifold display board is for their school's annual Science Fair, which …

The truth about Trump and unemployment in black America, according to economists

"He's reaping the rewards for staying the course of sound decisions made by the Obama administration."<p>President Donald Trump proudly proclaims that …

This Is The Best Natural Painkiller Plant That You Can Find In Your Backyard!

Regardless of its causes, physical pain can be excruciating sometimes. Most of us rely on painkillers for a quick relief from acute or chronic pain. …

If you can decipher the clues in this poem, you’ll find a treasure worth $2 million

The eccentric millionaire has been offered bribes and gotten death threats. Yet, he holds steadfast, as this remarkable treasure hunt stands as his …

Archaeology

We're Calling It: The Top Kitchen Paint Colors for 2018

One of my favorite new trends in design is the return of color to the kitchen. For the second year running, I'm taking a look at current color trends …

Kitchens

Barrington House

Sunken into a Brentwood hillside, the Barrington House is a geometric marvel. The structure is comprised of multiple polygons buried in the sloped …

Two planets in unusual star system are very likely habitable, scientists say

Exoplanets orbiting Trappist-1 have thrilled astronomers since their discovery last year thanks to their Earth-like potential to harbor water<p>Scientists have identified two planets circling round a dim dwarf star as especially likely candidates to have habitable conditions, with probable water and a …

Universe

Insanely Talented tattoo Artist Creates the Most Realistic Portrait Tattoos You’ve Ever Seen

At just 30-years-old, Karol Rybakowski is already one of the biggest names in the world of tattoos, and looking at some of his works, it’s pretty …

I’ve had enough of white people who try to deny my experience

On a TV panel show I was forced, yet again, to explain the reality of racism to those who believe they are colour-blind. It’s exhausting<p>The world is wrong,” wrote the American poet Claudia Rankine. “You can’t put the past behind you. It’s buried in you; it’s turned your flesh into its own …

Labor Economics

Here’s How Much Jay-Z Is Worth—and How He Makes Money

Music, sports, booze, and more.<p>Last year, Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter pulled within a hair of beating out Diddy as the wealthiest man in hip-hop. The …

Rap & Hip-Hop