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Get Well Wednesday: Staying Healthy Through The The Winter

[ad_1] WHAT ARE THREE WINTER HEALTH AILMENTS THAT ARE COMMON DURING THIS SEASON? IS THERE A WAY TO AVERT THEM?  The three most common winter health ailments are: The Flu, The Common Cold and Winter Sore Throats. The winter season can be absolutely miserable if you are not prepared. There are no cures for any of these issues but there are ways to alleviate the symptoms if you get sick and there are preventative measures you can take to try to avoid getting sick!  HOW HARD WILL WE BE HIT WITH INFLUENZA THIS YEAR? WHAT ARE SOME SEASONAL SOLUTIONS WE SHOULD...

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Get Well Wednesday: Staying Healthy Through The The Winter

[ad_1] WHAT ARE THREE WINTER HEALTH AILMENTS THAT ARE COMMON DURING THIS SEASON? IS THERE A WAY TO AVERT THEM?  The three most common winter health ailments are: The Flu, The Common Cold and Winter Sore Throats. The winter season can be absolutely miserable if you are not prepared. There are no cures for any of these issues but there are ways to alleviate the symptoms if you get sick and there are preventative measures you can take to try to avoid getting sick!  HOW HARD WILL WE BE HIT WITH INFLUENZA THIS YEAR? WHAT ARE SOME SEASONAL SOLUTIONS WE SHOULD...

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Little Known Black History Fact: William And Daisy Myers

[ad_1] Suburbicon, a Hollywood film starring Matt Damon and directed by George Clooney, was partly inspired by real life events of the late ’50’s. William and Daisy Myers, a Black couple, moved to the all-white town of Levittown, Pennsylvania in August 1957 and endured months of harassment and racism before the state moved in to protect them. William, an electrical engineer, and Daisy, an educator, met at Hampton Institute (now University) and decided to move to Levittown, which was billed as a perfect self-contained suburban haven. According to an interview with Clooney, developer William Levitt was a bigot who wouldn’t rent...

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Was Amtrak Engineer In Deadly Derailment Distracted By Co-Worker?

[ad_1] DUPONT, Wash. (AP) — Investigators are looking into whether the Amtrak engineer whose speeding train plunged off an overpass, killing at least three people, was distracted by the presence of an employee-in-training next to him in the locomotive, a federal official said Tuesday. The official, who was not authorized to discuss the matter publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity, said investigators want to know whether the engineer lost “situational awareness” because of the second person in the cab. Preliminary information indicated that the emergency brake on the Amtrak train that derailed in Washington state went off automatically and was not...

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Ta-Nehesi Coates Quits Twitter After Cornel West Criticism

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP) — Ta-Nehisi Coates has had enough. The influential author and journalist has deleted his widely followed Twitter account, writing “peace, y’all. I’m out.” Coates had had a contentious exchange with Cornel West, author of “Race Matters.” West had recently called Coates’ views on race simplistic and defeatist. He contended that Coates was too uncritical of Barack Obama and was preoccupied with white acceptance.   Like the entitled do, Cornel West silenced a Black voice because he should be the only one. Time to take a seat. #CornelWest — Dr. Franqui-Rivera (@hfranqui) December 20, 2017 #CornelWest lives on the side of truth...

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El DeBarge Accused Of Waving Shotgun At Ex

[ad_1] A woman who claims she was in a relationship with singer El DeBarge just got a restraining order against him after he sped up to her on the freeway and waved a shotgun in the air. According to The Blast, Tammie Terrell Rose claims she was driving on the 405 freeway in Los Angeles on Dec, 9 when El DeBarge came up behind her driving another vehicle. Rose says “He came around me on the shoulder of the freeway and he pulled in front of me and he pulled a shotgun out and waved the shotgun in the air.” She also says his daughters have...

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John Legend Has Been Cast To Play Jesus On Easter Sunday

[ad_1] Source: Paras Griffin / Getty John Legend has been cast in the lead role as Jesus Christ in NBC’s adaptation of the musical,  ‘Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!’. The show is set to take place on Easter Sunday (April 1) in front of a large audience at the Marcy Armory in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, N.Y. It will air live on NBC.  Legend broke the news to fans this morning.     However, it was his wife Chrissy Teigen with the real pressing question. How are they gonna fit u in the manger — christine teigen (@chrissyteigen) December 19, 2017     John had the answer for that: [ad_2] Source link ...

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Brianna Brochu no hate crime college roommate

[ad_1] Source: Richard Cummins / Getty Looks like there may be less #JusticeForJazzy. The white Connecticut university student accused of smearing her body fluids on her Black roommate’s belongings won’t be charged with a “hate crime” even though police initially labeled it one. According to FOX 6 News, Brianna Brochu, 18, plead not guilty to charges of criminal mischief and breach of peace. The former University of Hartford student asked for a trail by jury against the charges brought against her for allegedly soiling her personal items with moldy food and other fluids. As we previously reported, in October Brochu admitted in an Instagram...

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Is The Pony Up Daddy Toy A Treat For Kids Or A Nightmare For Parents?

[ad_1] Source: hoozone / Getty One holiday toy for children might be a joy to them, but a pain for sensible adults. The Pony Up Daddy is a “saddle” that kids can strap to the backs of adults. Then, they can ride them like a pony. Sounds exciting? Check out the commercial below. Could be a lawsuit waiting to happen. Most of the reviews for the toy have been positive, but some folks have mixed reactions. One Amazon reviewer wrote, “It’s great, my back not so much.” Another reviewer joked, “Got this for the wife for Christmas. Whip, collars, and knee pads sold separately.” What do you think?...

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#MeToo Creator Tarana Burke Will Kick Off New Year’s Eve Countdown

[ad_1] Source: NBC / Getty New Year’s Eve will be especially woke this year. Tarana Burke, the founder of the #MeToo movement, will push the Waterford Crystal button–beginning the 60-second countdown to release the glittery ball in Times Square on December 31. “I am delighted to be participating in this momentous occasion,” Burke, 44, said in a press release. “I think it’s fitting to honor the Me Too movement as we close a historic year and set our intentions for 2018. With the new year comes new momentum to fuel this work and we won’t stop anytime soon.” Burke created the “Me Too” campaign  in...

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