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What Made Valentine’s Day More Special for Kris Aquino and Sarah Lahbati?

Our feeds today are filled with photos from Valentine’s Day. It doesn’t matter if they’re on a date or just celebrating Galentine’s Day with friends, they can make even ice-cold hearts feel warm. Just like many people, celebrities also shared the Valentine gifts they received from loved ones. There were the usual roses and sweets, […]

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Architecture

Michelle Obama expertly blasts Trump without even mentioning his name

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Former first lady Michelle Obama was back on stage doing what she’s known to do: talking about childhood obesity and making Americans healthier. But this talk had some bite to it.

Naturally, the recent decision by Donald Trump’s administration to not push forward with federal rules to make school lunches healthier — something Obama championed for hard with her “Let’s Move” initiative during her eight years in the White House — was brought up.

Obama had some tough words at the Partnership for Healthier America Summit in Washington, D.C. Friday. Without mentioning Trump by name or singling out the U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue who announced his plan to “make school lunches great again” earlier this month, Obama made her very clear what she thought of the president and his administration’s move. Read more…

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Fashion

Jenna Lyons Is Leaving J. Crew and the Fashion World Had a Meltdown

After 26 years at J. Crew, Jenna Lyons announced that her time with the American clothing brand is coming to a close. Major publications and a few industry personalties across the fashion world were quick to jump on the news. In 2015, Jenna Lyons told the Cut her perfect day would include no Wi-Fi, ice […]

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Business

Michelle Obama casually shows up at school and gives students surprise of a lifetime

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Twelve high school girls in Washington, DC got the surprise of a lifetime on International Women’s Day when Michelle Obama showed up unannounced.

The beloved former FLOTUS walked through the doors of Cardozo Education Campus on Wednesday to a classroom filled with 12 female students in a visit that came as a total surprise to everyone — even the school itself. 

Principal Tanya Roane told the Washington Post Friday that the school district asked her to pick a group of 12 girls who would be representative of the school as a whole. But she was expecting DC Public Schools Chancellor Antwan Wilson to be the one sitting down and chatting with students.  Instead, Mrs. Obama walked in. Read more…

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Entertainment

Angelina Jolie, Miriam Santiago, and Other Badass Women that Ruled 2016

Ladies, we’re almost at the end of 2016. A year peppered with misogynistic remarks from senators and president-elects. As well as other instances wherein we felt that the world seemed to be against us. But here we are. We all deserve a pat on the back for surviving this crazy year. On the other hand, […]

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Fashion

Michelle Obama Is Vogue’s December 2016 Cover Girl

The well-loved first lady Michelle Obama lands her third Vogue cover as she fronts the Dec. 2016 issue, just in time for her (saaad!) departure from the White House. FLOTUS was photographed by Annie Leibovitz in the place they called home for eight years. During her cover interview, Michelle talked about her fashion choices all through the years and […]

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Entertainment

Donald Trump Is Qualified As Predator-in-Chief Not As President

This column may contain strong language, sexual content, adult humor, and other themes that may not be suitable for minors. Parental guidance is strongly advised. We all know Donald Trump is a douchebag of the highest order—a pussy grabber, a shameless liar, a stalking bully, a racist, sexist, misogynistic and narcissistic jerk who takes to Twitter in […]

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Tech

Michelle Obama asked girls to build solutions to improve access education

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Tuesday, March 8 at Union Market in N.E. DC, First Lady Michelle Obama speaks at an event with young women, students, and stakeholder hosted by the U.S. Department of State's Office of Global Women's Issues. This is the one year anniversary of Let Girls Learn and celebrates International Women's Day. (Photo by Cheriss May/NurPhoto via Getty Images) Worldwide, there are 62 million girls without access to traditional education due to a lack of resources, safety and general attitudes about girls and women.
In order to address this issue, First Lady Michelle Obama teamed up with AOL (TechCrunch’s owner) to launch the Let Girls Build track as part of the Built By Girls challenge, which recently culminated with a pitch day at… Read More

Entertainment

Here’s Why First Lady Michelle Obama Doesn’t Want to Run for President

US First Lady Michelle Obama has definitely been inspiring several young girls everywhere by promoting the importance of education with the start of her Let Girls Learn campaign. Who could forget her speech wherein she urged girls to choose their studies over cute boys? And in light of the upcoming US elections, Michelle was asked by Queen […]

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Entertainment

Reality Check: Powerful Women Are Neither Crazy Nor Desperate For Attention

  In this day and age, successful women have no room for error, but somehow has to make more room for endless unnecessary criticisms hurled towards them. For example, when Taylor Swift messed up last year, people were quick to pounce her because they finally found a flaw in her success. What is it with […]

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