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Yes, White Girls Can Partake In The “Natural Hair Movement” Too

A white woman with an afro wig

Though many black women have started to embrace the natural tresses they were blessed with, the natural hair movement has been around for a while. And that is all natural hair is about: enjoying your hair in its most organic state, sans the perms and other chemical processes to make it straight. It’s no secret… Read more »

Why Male Fashion Models Have It Pretty Tough Too

High fashion model Mat Gordon

In the world of high fashion, it has been no secret that being stick thin and tall with an approachable face was a sure way to get a foot in the door. For the women anyway. In fact, it was not until recent years that high fashion began to accept curvier women, with some brands,… Read more »

Pizza Hut’s ‘Meet Stephen,’ Or Is It Blake?

Pizza Hut's 'Meet Stephen' Or Is It Blake

Pizza Hut has been running some interesting promotions over this past year. The Inquisitr has reported on several of them. “Pizza Hut has been doing some interesting things lately. They have been serving up pizza and a flick in the Middle East. Pizza Hut has been giving away free pizza to fantasy football leagues. Despite… Read more »

Behold The Awesomeness Of Raleigh’s Annual Creative Festival, SPARKCon

SPARKcon 2014 schedule

Today is more than just the 13th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. It is also the beginning of SPARKcon, a four-day festival in Raleigh, North Carolina that, according to Indy Week, “aims to harness and highlight the varied, robust creative energies present in the Triangle.” And by Triangle, they mean the Research Triangle, a… Read more »

Dunkin’ Donuts Says Vegetarians Can Have It Their Way, Almond Milk Offered

Dunkin' Donuts Says Vegetarians Can Have It Their Way, Almond Milk Now Available

Dunkin’ Donuts is not normally known as the “hip” or “hipster” spot. Coffeehouse chains like Starbucks are typically known for their natural options, and vegan or vegetarian types of substitutes, but that has all changed. Dunkin’ Donuts, the choice of the thrifty and every man, has now officially chosen to offer Almond milk for all… Read more »

Olive Garden 7-Week Never Ending Pasta Pass Crashes Before You Do

Olive Garden 7-Week Never Ending Pasta Pass Crashes Before You Do

Olive Garden, purveyor of mainstream Italian fare, once had a novel idea. It was called Olive Garden’s “never ending pasta bowl.” The Olive Garden pasta buffet’s genesis goes back at least as far as 2009. It went from $7.99 to $9.99 over the years, but that all changed Monday at 3 p.m. The Inquisitr reported… Read more »

Campaign To Remove ‘Under God’ From Pledge Causes Contention

i pledge allegiance under god

The clause “under God,” added to the Pledge of Allegiance in 1954, has been a subject of debate numerous times. Now it’s in question once again, as the American Humanist Association leads a campaign to have “under God” removed from the pledge entirely. The AHA is basing their effort on a survey in which about… Read more »

Fall Beauty Tips For The Warm, Natural Look

Fall beauty tips

As the days get cooler, and we trade in our sundresses and sandals for sweaters and boots, don’t forget to update your beauty routine in order to reflect the changing weather. Here are some of the best fall beauty tips and trends from around the web. 1. Stay natural. Using a light and naturally-colored foundation,… Read more »

Burger King: The Good, The Bad, And The Healthy

There are ways to eat healthily at Burger King

“Have it your way.” So goes the well-known slogan for chain restaurant Burger King, but it’s fairly common knowledge that, like Taco Bell, McDonald’s, or any other fast-food business, Burger King’s menu is not exactly the friendliest when one’s “way” is trying to lead a healthy lifestyle and balanced diet. How can diners expect to… Read more »