Beauty Pageants Move Towards a New Direction

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppThe Pageant Competition has Changed, the Miss America Organization announced bold changed to its competition this week. One of these changes is the end of the very anticipated swimsuit appearance. Historically, beauty pageants have been labeled as sexist because women are typically judged by their bodies, paraded out for the gaze of men. Beauty pageants are not meant to showcase women’s intelligence like they are advertised to be instead they are there to please men, by reaffirming the beauty standards. In show business, women have…

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Remembering Anthony Bourdain

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppThis Friday world-renowned chef and writer Anthony Bourdain, 61, passed away in a French hotel. His cause of death was suicide. Bourdain was working in France on a new episode for his critically acclaimed TV show Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown. Many of his friends and fans, including President Donald Trump and former president Barack Obama, have spoken about their interactions with Bourdain and how he influenced their lives. Trump said he enjoyed Bourdain’s show and that Bourdain was quite a character. Meanwhile, Obama exactly made…

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Trevor Ariza Could Join Warriors in Offseason

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppWith one win away from being crowned NBA Champions, the Golden State Warriors may already have their minds in offseason mode. According to reports, the Warriors are eyeing small forward Trevor Ariza to improve their depth for next season. Although Kevin Durant has the starting job on lock, Ariza could put in valuable minutes off the bench. It is expected that Ariza would take a pay cut in exchange for a real chance at a championship. Ariza put together an impressive 2018 campaign, averaging 11.7…

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Yahoo Messenger Shutting Down on July 17

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppToday, Oath (a Verizon-owned company formed from the remains of Yahoo and AOL) announced that it would be shutting down Yahoo Messenger on July 17. This comes as the tech company continues to experiment with messaging apps such as Yahoo Squirrel (currently in beta). Yahoo issued a statement regarding the discontinuation of the service: We know we have many loyal fans who have used Yahoo Messenger since its beginning as one of the first chat apps of its kind. As the communications landscape continues to change…

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Philadelphia 76ers president Bryan Colangelo resigns

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppAfter an investigation about owning and running multiple anonymous Twitter accounts, 76ers president Bryan Colangelo announced his resignation on Thursday. The Ringer opened the investigation over the president after seeing multiple accounts such as Eric jr and Honest Abe post sensitive information about the NBA team. However, in the end, investigators found that Bryan Colangelo did not run these accounts; indeed, his wife Barbara Bottini ran them. The investigation team stated that Colangelo was still to blame for the information dispersed on the Internet, explaining,…

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