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Black Art After Basquiat: Is Past Still Present in the Art World?

Black Art After Basquiat: Is Past Still Present in the Art World?

Art is subjective, its interpretation and scale of worthiness living inside our minds. In that sense, it’s not an abstract theory that some artists can achieve immortality. For black fine artists, the
ZitSticka Drops Skin Discipline to Teach More Acne Prevention

ZitSticka Drops Skin Discipline to Teach More Acne Prevention

The fact that shows like TLC’s Dr. Pimple Popper have such a huge following is proof that there’s a shift in the public perception of acne, even if some of us still feel a little embarrassed when we
10 Must-Haves for a Mystical Pisces Season

10 Must-Haves for a Mystical Pisces Season

Does anyone else feel like 2020 has gone on for literally forever even though it’s barely been 2 months? If so, you’re definitely not alone. We may be more than settled into our new year, but we’ve
VIDEO: Autistic pro-lifer makes impassioned case for not killing unborn babies with disabilities

VIDEO: Autistic pro-lifer makes impassioned case for not killing unborn babies with disabilities

A man with autism at the Virginia March for Life made an impassioned plea for not aborting unborn babies just because they have disabilities. The man noted that though "we are getting better at
How 5 Influencers Really Feel About the Youth Aspiring to Be “Influencers”

How 5 Influencers Really Feel About the Youth Aspiring to Be “Influencers”

“I was the first one who invented getting paid to party,” Paris Hilton once said in an interview. As Kimberly Drew, self-acclaimed “fire starter, art lover, and fashion person” points out, the
Amazing Vintage Photographs Documented Inca Culture And Life In Peruvian Andes, Captured By Martin Chambi In The Early 20th Century

Amazing Vintage Photographs Documented Inca Culture And Life In Peruvian Andes, Captured By Martin Chambi In The Early 20th Century

Martin Chambi was among the first photographers of the Peruvian Andes and became the leading portrait painter in Cuzco, opened...
Jeff Bezos Just Pledged $10 Billion to Fight the Climate Crisis

Jeff Bezos Just Pledged $10 Billion to Fight the Climate Crisis

Jeff Bezos has pledged $10 billion to help fight the climate crisis via his new global initiative, Bezos Earth Fund. The Amazon founder (aka the richest man on the planet) made the announcement on
A Shopping List for Beating the Winter Blues

A Shopping List for Beating the Winter Blues

Unless you live in sunnier climes (and don’t spend most of the day indoors), winter can take its toll on your health. A lack of exposure to sunlight can affect both our physical and mental health. Not
Akon Reveals New Plans for the Future of Akon City

Akon Reveals New Plans for the Future of Akon City

Akon has revealed more details about Akon City, his own futuristic city in Senegal. Speaking to TMZ, the mogul discussed plans for the city’s technologies, businesses, and more. “We got the land,” he
DJ Freedem Is Our Life Coach for Keeping Your Trap Garden Alive

DJ Freedem Is Our Life Coach for Keeping Your Trap Garden Alive

Life Coach is an advice column on how to be an even better version of yourself in every capacity. This week’s special guest is DJ Freedem, a Brooklyn-based artist and plant enthusiast. Find out how to
Jeff Bezos Just Bought LA’s Most Expensive Home for a Record-Breaking $165 Million

Jeff Bezos Just Bought LA’s Most Expensive Home for a Record-Breaking $165 Million

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has just bought the most expensive home in Los Angeles, The Wall Street Journal reports. The property cost an eye-watering $165 million, but to the wealthiest man on earth, that
Seventh Heaven: Life With 7 Cats

Seventh Heaven: Life With 7 Cats

Popular YouTuber, CreamHeroes, shares what it's like living with SEVEN cats. Is it seventh heaven? Or is it simply too much? Think about this for a moment... seven separate litter boxes. It's

The Resurrection of the Underground: Dweller Celebrates Black DJ’s With Second Annual Festival

New Yorkers can argue that the essence of what some would call the culture of the city is rotting much like the filthy corpse of a pigeon in the middle of a crowded street. This is probably 90 percent
Dwyane Wade on His 12-Year-Old Coming Out as Transgender: “You Are a Leader”

Dwyane Wade on His 12-Year-Old Coming Out as Transgender: “You Are a Leader”

Dwyane Wade has revealed that his 12-year-old child, born Zion, will now be called Zaya and use she and her pronouns. Wade appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show this week to share the moment when his
Watch Future, Kehlani & More Attempt the “NASA” Broom Challenge

Watch Future, Kehlani & More Attempt the “NASA” Broom Challenge

The “standing broom challenge” is back and the science behind it is as bogus as ever. According to a viral tweet, “NASA said today was the only day broom can stand up on its own because of the
Lessons People Learned In Their 20s

Lessons People Learned In Their 20s

In the grand game of life, our 20s can impart upon us some seriously hard-earned wisdom. Whether it's learning to navigate nights of drinking with some moderation, or learning just how much you can
To fix the education system that’s failing its children, India must think of pre-school learning

To fix the education system that’s failing its children, India must think of pre-school learning

Literacy and numeracy do not automatically imply cognitive development.
Scientists say Mars had salty, comfortable lakes

Scientists say Mars had salty, comfortable lakes

Of all the planets scientists have studied over the years, Mars is the one that we know the most about. We've sent orbiters, probes, and rovers to the Red Planet, and we've gathered an incredible
8 Essentials for Getting Through Monday Morning

8 Essentials for Getting Through Monday Morning

Not a morning person? That’s ok. Mondays are tough. We know that. It’s the first hurdle in the race to get to Friday. Being yanked from your slumber by the sound of a torturous ringtone, after 60-odd
The Bacteria Skincare Routine You Should Be Following

The Bacteria Skincare Routine You Should Be Following

Probiotic skincare is all the rage right now. Alicia Keys is among its many champions, and products that boost your skin’s natural bacterial ecosystem, instead of damaging it, are in demand. Our skin