October 2013

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Posted on October 28, 2013 by

Egyptian Wrestler Stuns In Sumo Competition (DETAILS)

First Egyptian sumo wrestler soars to top flight (via AFP) The first professional sumo wrestler from Africa or the Arab world continued his meteoric rise with his promotion Monday to the sport’s elite division. The Japan Sumo Association raised 21-year-old Egyptian Abdelrahman Ahmed Shaalan, who goes by the…  

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Posted on October 25, 2013 by

Jay Z’s 100th Problem Is His Deal With Barneys (DETAILS)

Thousands of people have signed an online petition calling for Jay Z to end his collaboration with Barneys after two African-Americans came forward with lawsuits accusing Barneys and the NYPD of racial profiling this week. The online protest at Change.org, began by Derick Bowers, reads, “Without his vast wealth and brand power, they would see Read More

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Posted on October 25, 2013 by

Grey Magazine Takes US Backstage At Vivienne Westwood’s S/S 2014 Paris Presentation (PHOTOS)

Grey Magazine brings backstage to the forefront with images by Jaques Habbah of Vivienne Westwood’s Spring/Summer 2014 collection from Paris a few weeks back. The photos of mideval themed looks on models with dirty faces riding escalators to the runway are fantastic as well as ethereal. Below are some of our favorites. Westwood’s models looked Read More

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Posted on October 25, 2013 by

Christians Refuse To Tip Waiter Because ‘Homosexual Lifestyle Is An Affront To God’ (DETAILS)

A group of customers refused to tip their 20-year-old server at a Carraba’s Italian restaurant in Overland Park, KS on the grounds that his homosexuality is “an affront to God.” According to KCTV Fox 19, the server went to the table after the…

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Posted on October 25, 2013 by

10 Mexican Tattoo Designs You Should Consider (PHOTOS)

Mexico is known for its deep religious beliefs and age old superstitions and this is what makes Mexican tattoos unique and quirky. Skulls and ghouls dominate Mexican tattoo art – definitely not for the weak hearted. These top ten Mexican tattoos depict…

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Posted on October 24, 2013 by

Brandon Stanton’s “Humans Of New York” Is Amazing (REVIEW)

“Humans of New York” claimed the No.1 spot on the New York Times Non Fiction Bestseller’s List yesterday and rightly so. Photographed by Brandon Stanton,who studied at the University of Georgia and traded stocks  in Chicago before abandoning it all for New York, the 400 color photographs book features portraits, wisdom and observations on life Read More

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Posted on October 24, 2013 by

Barneys Bags 2nd Lawsuit After Black Customer Is Stopped & Frisked (DETAILS)

A second person has come forward with a Barneys story of Shopping While Black at the tony New York department store days after 19 year old Trayon Christian filed a lawsuit against Barneys and the NYPD for discrimination. 21 year old Kayla Phillips shared her own experience with racial profiling with the Daily News, reporting Read More

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Posted on October 23, 2013 by

Second US Teacher Murdered In 48 Hours (DETAILS)

A young woman was found dead Wednesday, the second American teacher alleged to have been murdered by a young student in less than 48 hours in the United States, officials said. Colleen Ritzer, 24, a math teacher at Danvers High School in Massachusetts…

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Posted on October 23, 2013 by

Women In Colombia Go On Sex Strike (DETAILS)

Women in the small southwestern Colombian town of Barabacaos are witholding sex from their significant others after a two year old complaint about a broken road went unresolved. Dubbed the “crossed legs movement”, the protest is their second attempt at getting the road fixed in two years. John Otis, a reporter based in Colombia, says, Read More

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Posted on October 23, 2013 by

Barneys Belted With Racial Discrimination Suit (DETAILS)

A 19 year old African-American teenager is suing trendy retailer Barneys and the NYPD after he was racially profiled accused and arrested for stealing. “His only crime was being a young black man,” Michael Palillo, Trayon Christian’s attorney, told The New York Post yesterday. The Barneys clerk concluded that, based on his skin color, the Read More

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