Independence Day: My First July 4th as an American Citizen

July 5, 2017

There were 101 of us from 33 countries on the third floor of a federal building in downtown Manhattan last Thursday morning, all there for our naturalization ceremonies as new U.S. citizens. In a neat stroke of timing, this set of personally momentous moments would happen before July 4th, Independence Day. Bring on the hot dogs and fireworks, andwho can forget?Taylor Swift stars-and-stripes merriment. We sat next to each othersmartly…

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The Day My Marriage Died

July 2, 2017

ShareTweet Eleven and a half yearsthats how long it lasted. Eleven and half years of marriage and then gone. It ended in death, though nobody died. Just the marriage. I sayjust, but it is a death as much as any person. When she told me she was finished it was like a knock at the door from the police chaplainutter shock, not real, numbness, anger, fear. Lots of fear. Or…

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Kendall and Kylie Jenners Cultural Insensitivity Hits a New Low

July 1, 2017

Exclusive scene from a future episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians/Life of Kylie/the soon-to-be announced 24/7 Scott Disick livestream: Kendall Jenner, sleep paralysis spokeswoman/Kris Jenners favorite supermodel, is sitting at a white marble table somewhere in Calabasas. There is no food on the table, even though weve been specifically told that Kendall and Kylie are meeting up for lunch. There is, however, a dusty can of Pepsi in the…

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The Most Important Burger Moments in History

June 29, 2017

Given how many hamburgers humans put away a year, its hard to imagine a time when the fast food favorite didnt exist. In actuality, that time wasnt all that long ago. While David Michaels traces the origins of the dish back to 1st century Rome in his new book, The World is Your Burger: A Cultural History, the modern version, he notes, really began showing up in the late 1800s….

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Ivanka Trump And Jared’s Relationship Is Private, Which Could Be A Good Sign

June 19, 2017

While this White House couple appears to be fairly happy, were you to merely pull assumptions by looking at Ivanka Trumps social media accounts, you might get a very different picture of her relationship with husband Jared Kushner. After all, very few of her posts include photos with Jared in them. Is this a bad thing? Turns out, maybe not. Ispoke with Alessandra Conti, Celebrity Matchmaker forMatchmaker in the City,…

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Fan throws shoe at Justin Bieber for refusing to sing ‘Despacito’

June 18, 2017

Justin Bieber can’t seem to win. Back in May, the heartthrob caught flack for attempting to sing his hit collaboration with Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee“Despacito” even though he doesn’t speak Spanish. This week, though, fans are mad that he won’t perform the song live. Onstage at the Summerfest festival in Stockholm, Sweden,over the weekend, the singer took a minute to explainwhy he wouldn’t be singing the smash hit. I…

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Justin Bieber Dodges a Flying Shoe After Telling Fans He Wouldnt Sing Despacito

June 14, 2017

Justin Bieber can’t seem to win. Back in May, the heartthrob caught flack for attempting to sing his hit collaboration with Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee“Despacito” even though he doesn’t speak Spanish. This week, though, fans are mad that he won’t perform the song live. Onstage at the Summerfest festival in Stockholm, Sweden,over the weekend, the singer took a minute to explainwhy he wouldn’t be singing the smash hit. I…

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In Honor Of Heidi Klum’s Birthday, Here Are The Supermodel’s Best Bikini Moments!

June 2, 2017

Happy Birthday, Heidi Klum! It’s kind of crazy that the supermodel is already 44 years old as she hasn’t aged a day. We mean, on top of being just naturally gorgeous, the America’s Got Talent judge knows how to rock a bikini too. Wowza! So, in honor of the blonde stunner’s special day, we’ve compiled some of the A-lister’s BEST bikini shots. You’re welcome. Be sure to take a look…

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Kylie Jenner’s Best Bikini Moments!

May 30, 2017

Kylie Jenner looks damn good in a bikini, and she knows it. Sure, rumors that she’s gotten her boobs and butt done won’t abate, but that’s not going to stop her from flaunting the goods. She loves taunting us! Check out some of her hottest swimwear moments (below)! CLICK HERE to view “Kylie Jenner’s Best Bikini Moments” CLICK HERE to view “Kylie Jenner’s Best Bikini Moments” CLICK HERE to view…

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Celebs’ Favorite Vacation Destinations!

May 30, 2017

Wish WE were there!! It feels like celebs are nonstop jetting off to lush tropical islands to relax. Must be nice! Check out where some of your faves spend their time getting all zen (below)! CLICK HERE to view “Celebs’ Favorite Vacation Destinations!” CLICK HERE to view “Celebs’ Favorite Vacation Destinations!” CLICK HERE to view “Celebs’ Favorite Vacation Destinations!” CLICK HERE to view “Celebs’ Favorite Vacation Destinations!” CLICK HERE to…

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Mariah Carey May Have Just Out-Mariah’ed Herself Discover The Diva Moment That Has Everyone Talking!

This is the most Mariah Carey thing Mariah Carey has ever done. It’s no secret MiMi is a TOTAL diva. However, fans got an insider’s perspective of what it’s like to really work with the hitmaker as her costar for the comedy, The House, dished about her on-set antics to Entertainment Weekly‘s SiriusXM radio show. Not only did Rob Huebel call Mariah’s behavior “bananas,” he revealed the A-lister was “four…

May 26, 2017
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American Gods Just Aired TVs Most Explicit Gay Sex Scene Ever

American Gods has been called, by various critics, the most important show on TV, a show that couldnt be more timely, and, by The Daily Beasts Melissa Leon, a celebration of immigrants in the face of Trumpism. Adding to those superlativesand underlining its importanceSunday nights episode featured the most graphic gay sex scene there has ever been on TV. And it happened to be between two men who are Muslim….

May 19, 2017
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8 Black Mommy Bloggers To Follow For Endless Life Hacks And Inspo

Motherhood, in 2017, is more stylish and popping than ever! Long gone are the days when a womans identity as a mother overshadows everything else in her life. Celebrities like Beyonc, Ciara and now, Serena Williams, are the famous figures who consistently show us that motherhood may sit at the top of the list, but isnt the entire list. Thereare also bloggers who provide a lot of practical inspiration with…

May 14, 2017
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