Author: DIANA HEIDGERD

The Internet’s At Stake: Twitter Users Rally Behind Net Neutrality

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On Tuesday, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced a plan that would repeal regulations on Internet providers and give them broader powers. It would undo net neutrality, or the idea that all Internet content — whether from big or small companies — should be treated equally by Internet providers. Under net neutrality, Internet service providers or the government shouldn’t discriminate or charge differently by user, content, website or platform.

Rihanna, Kim Kardashian And More Speak Out On #FreeCyntoiaBrown And Child Abuse

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A wave of attention is being brought to Cyntoia Brown, who is currently serving a life prison sentence  in Tennessee for the murder of Johnny Allen.

This Is What Happened When A Couple Found A Dead Frog In Their Water

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The thought of a dead fly in your glass of water could give many folks nightmares — but imagine if you found a whole amphibian caught in your drink.

From Bobsledding To Hockey: 5 Black Athletes Owning Winter Sports

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This week, three women from Nigeria made history by becoming the first-ever African bobsledding team to qualify for the Olympics. Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere, and Akuoma Omeoga will head to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea in February of next year.

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Guy Decides To Bust Some Dance Moves When Police Guns Are Pointed At Him

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Few people have the guts to show off in front of police, especially when they’re about to pull an armed arrest. But one guy went all in when the boys in blue caught him at a stand still — we’re talking full on dance routine. Check out his steps in the clip below.

Twitter Reacts To Pringles’ New Thanksgiving Dinner Flavors

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It seems folks might have a snack to hold them over while Thanksgiving dinner is being prepped.

Pringles has just released eight limited-edition chips aimed at the holiday tasted buds. The flavors include turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, cranberry sauce, creamed corn, green bean casserole, mac & cheese and pumpkin pie.

This Popular Cards Game Says They Bought Land To Stop Trump’s Wall

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An unlikely cards game is plotting against the president and his plans to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. If you’re thinking Uno, think again. Cards Against Humanity are the one’s trying to save the day.

4 Things The Self-Driving Bus Accident Taught Us

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This Wednesday, a self-driving shuttle bus was being tested for the first time in Las Vegas. It spent only a few hours on the street before a delivery truck backed into it.

Payment By Text Message! Twitter Gets Excited Over New Apple Pay Cash

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Apple Pay Cash is finally making its way to phones. The new person- to-person payment method, similar to Venmo, is now enabled in public betas of updates to iOS and WatchOS for iPhones, iPads, and Apple Watches. The final form of Apple Pay Cash is set to be out by the end of the year.

Conan O’Brien Roasts Papa John’s In Hilarious Video After They Shame Athletes For Kneeling

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This past week Papa John’s pizza CEO, John Schnatter, blamed the NFL protests for poor pizza sales. Papa John’s is a sponsor and advertiser of the NFL, and Schnatter believes athletes taking a knee against injustice has caused NFL viewership to drop — thus angering shareholders.

7 Models Who Teach Us To Love The Skin We’re In

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It’s no secret that the fashion and modeling industry falls short when it comes to inclusion. Your skin could be the first marker on whether you’ll get a gig or not. Luckily, today there are a few major leaders in the industry expanding the boundaries of what beauty looks like. Swipe below to check out seven models who are killing the runway, slaying the poses, and inspiring many when it comes to loving the skin you’re in.

WTF! Girl Who Rubbed Used Tampons On Black Roommate’s Stuff Used To Do Black Hairstyles?

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A #JusticeForJazzy Twitter campaign kicked off this week when news hit that a Black University of Hartford student was being sabotaged by her White roommate.