VIA EHOW: Step 1 Use good sense and discretion, and remember the golden rule. Would you want to listen to someone discuss nanny problems while you’re watching a movie? Step 2 Put yourself in others’ shoes. There are times when it is impolite to break a public quiet–—for example, where others are reading, relaxing, writing […]
VIA CNN: A new decade is about to start, and you may be tempted to set a copious list of resolutions for yourself in order to broadly “make life better.” You may be thinking that you’ll jump in on January 1 to reform everything from diet to relationships to personality. That, experts say, is the […]
VIA ELEV8: By Ingrid Michelle “In a world where greed, resource seizure, and plunder have been globalized with maximum technological and military power, we must uphold the principle and practice of Ujamaa (Cooperative Economics) or shared work and wealth. This principle reaffirms the right to control and benefit from the resources of one’s own lands […]
VIA THE WASHINGTON POST: The D.C. police department is investigating the circumstances surrounding Washington Wizards guard Gilbert Arenas taking guns to Verizon Center this month, a police official said Monday. The official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the investigation is ongoing, said police are looking into the original account of the incident […]
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Will Smith’s baby boy Jaden Smith is on his way to becoming a star and we’ll get to see him in action next year in the remake of “The Karate Kid.” Check him out in the movie trailer with Jackie Chan right here.
VIA CNN: Hollywood gave itself one heck of a Christmas present this year: the single best day in the history of the box office. The weekend’s slate of movies racked up a record-setting $278 million overall haul, with James Cameron’s “Avatar” ($75 million) leading the charge. The sci-fi epic dipped an incredibly slim two percent […]
Spike Lee directs the touching music video for Michael Jackson’s “This Is It.” Watch it right here and have your box of tissues nearby–this one is a tearjerker. We’ll always love you, Michael! Michael Jackson – This Is It – Directed by Spike Lee from 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks on Vimeo.
VIA ELEV8: By Ingrid Michelle “In opposition to alienation and isolation from others, fostered fear and hatred for political purposes, and a vulgar individualism at the expense of others, the principle of Ujima (Collective Work and Responsibility) teaches us the necessary and compelling commitment to work together to conceive and build the good community, society […]
VIA EURWEB: The NY Daily News has spoken to Mary J. Blige’s publicist and contrary to reports that the singer decked her husband, Kendu Isaacs, at a promotional event for her new CD, Karynne Tencer told the paper that Blige was trying to stop a brawl between Isaacs and her brother. “Mary was not fighting […]