Day: May 31, 2023

What’s Going On With the Debt Ceiling Deal!

What’s Going On With the Debt Ceiling Deal!

As I scrolled on my news feed this past weekend the majority of the news articles were about the up-and-coming debt deal. So, what exactly is this debt deal we are all hearing about? The full legislative text represents an agreement between Speaker Kevin McCarthy and President Joe Biden to suspend the nation’s borrowing limit. House lawmakers are expected to vote on it this week.

New “Watercolor Tear” Makeup Trend This Summer

New “Watercolor Tear” Makeup Trend This Summer

One such captivating trend that has caught the attention of makeup enthusiasts and professionals alike is the watercolor tear duct eyeshadow trend. This innovative and artistic approach to eye makeup allows for endless creativity and experimentation, bringing a pop of color and a touch of whimsy to any look this summer.

New Fast and Furious Family Member Ponders Her Character’s Future After Fast X

New Fast and Furious Family Member Ponders Her Character’s Future After Fast X

Daniela Melchior, who plays Isabel in Fast X, recently opened up about what the franchise has in store for her character, even though Isabel’s screen time was fairly short. Given that her character is family, Melchior questioned Isabel’s motivations and what she knew of her sister’s death, helping to fit into the feel of the franchise.

Ukrainian Influencer Sports Fake Blood at Cannes Red Carpet in Form of Protest

Ukrainian Influencer Sports Fake Blood at Cannes Red Carpet in Form of Protest

Iona Chernobai, a Ukraine influencer, made history at the Cannes Film Festival after a fashion statement resulted in her banishment from the event. Sporting a dress with the colors of the Ukraine flag with blood all over it, she portrayed a representation of the endless bloodshed in Ukraine, a product of the war.

From Loss to Opportunity: The Story of How David Avilés Uses @puertoricanflagsup to Remind Young Nuyoricans of Their Heritage

From Loss to Opportunity: The Story of How David Avilés Uses @puertoricanflagsup to Remind Young Nuyoricans of Their Heritage

Puerto Rican Flags Up, a title that rose from the ashes of a man that lost everything. A light at the end of a tunnel, the window that opens after the closing of a door, and the clouds dispersing after a dark time in David Avilés’ life. Born in Harlem, raised and residing in the […]

Celtics season over: What went wrong and what comes next?

Celtics season over: What went wrong and what comes next?

Well, they almost made history. Maybe that’s even more frustrating, that the Celtics got to the precipice of doing something no team has done before…that is before Jayson Tatum rolled his ankle, and the whole run came crashing down with him.

South Carolina teen falsely accused of shoplifting fatally shot by store owner

South Carolina teen falsely accused of shoplifting fatally shot by store owner

On Monday, a South Carolina gas station owner was charged for the murder of a 14-year-old boy he believed was shoplifting bottles of water. Cyrus Carmack-Belton entered the convenience store on Parklane Road in Columbia around 8 p.m. According to police, there was a verbal confrontation inside the store before the teenage boy left and took off running. Rick Chow, 58, then chased him down with his son toward an apartment complex. At one point during the chase, Cyrus fell, got up and was then shot in the back by Chow.

Megan Thee Stallion Is Taking A Break From Creating New Music To Protect Her Mental Health

Megan Thee Stallion Is Taking A Break From Creating New Music To Protect Her Mental Health

The amazing 28-year-old rapper Megan Thee Stallion has recently been shot at by Tory Lanez and is mentally and physically healing from the event and the lengthy trial, putting her focus on getting better and healing mentally and physically. Megan said that for now, she is “Spending time with her dogs, working out, bingeing TV shows, and simply finding new ways to protect her peace.”

Fredro Starr: 30 Years of Jamaica Queens’ Finest!

Fredro Starr: 30 Years of Jamaica Queens’ Finest!

Fredro Starr… Let’s stop here for a minute.  A preface is needed: I invite the reader to put aside what they think a rapper is.  Gold chains, iced out watches, models, fast cars, fast lifestyle, etc.  If you make the mistake of boxing Fredro in with a cookie cutter definition, you’ll miss the man completely.  […]

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