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The Guests of the Grammy’s Find Their Own Ways To Send Their Messages

From politics to powerful tributes the Grammy’s did not waste the opportunity to reach millions of viewers as a platform for awareness and change. While more subtle and less speech driven than other award shows, the Grammy’s participants made their … Continue reading

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The Super Bowl Really Is A Big Deal

I am not a football fan and have no preferred team.  Heck, I don’t even know the rules and how the game works.  But, I do know now that Super Bowl is a really big deal and no other sports event seems … Continue reading

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Beyoncé – Super Bowl 50 Halftime

Uh-oh, uh-oh…Beyoncé does it again. Formation.  The new release of Beyoncé’s latest song has taken social media and the internet by storm! Once again, with no warning, she drops new music, and the world goes crazy!  This time, she does it … Continue reading

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If body language shapes who we are, then who are we on social media?

Social psychologist Amy Cuddy is all about body language and how it affects how others see us. She calls it “power posing” – standing in a posture of confidence, even we don’t feel confident – can affect testosterone and cortisol … Continue reading

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Boycotting the Oscars??

  The nominees for the 2016 Academy Awards are….drum roll…..NO ONE OF COLOR: Lead Actor Leonardo DiCaprio Matt Damon Michael Fassbender Bryan Cranston Eddie Redmayne Lead Actress Brie Larson Saoirse Ronan Cate Blanchett Jennifer Lawrence Charlotte Rampling. Top African-American actors … Continue reading

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Filling Jon Stewart’s Shoes–The Growing Political Clout and Comic Appeal of John Oliver

John Oliver on his comedy show “Last Week Tonight.” Who will fill Brian Williams’ shoes at NBC News isn’t clear, but it is becoming increasingly apparent that Jon Stewart’s insightful, cutting analysis, clever parody, and witness-stand interviews of politicians and … Continue reading

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Texting, Man Misses Seeing Humpback Whale Just Feet From Boat

 Man was so absorbed in his texting, he totally missed seeing a humpback whale just feet away. Social media scientists say the average person checks their smartphone over 200 times a day, spending an average of over 3 hours looking … Continue reading

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