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'Vogue Italia' shows Dutch model posing in blackface, ethnic wear
The controversy surrounding blackface has been reignited after another high-fashion magazine has engaged in an act that has been deemed racially-insensitive as part of a newly-released fashion spread.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
Steve Goddard's History Wire
FOCUS: A Little of This, A Little of That -- Over the River and...
FOCUS: A Little of This, A Little of That -- Over the River and Through the Wood / Sheva's Promise / Roman Guardsman 62-BC -- AD 324 Over the River and Through the Wood -- An Anthology of Nineteenth-Century American Children's Poetry , Johns Hopkins UPress '14 paperback.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Northwest Music Scene
Kyle Eastwood and Solas among acts to Perform in March at Kirkland Performance Center
Kirkland Performance Center, the Eastside's premier live performance venue, is thrilled to welcome the following performances this March 2014: This year, HAPA celebrates its 30th anniversary.
HAPA at the Narrows Center tonight
Often encapsulated as the "Sound of Maui", HAPA's music evokes a place that many people at different times have referred to as heavenly.
The Des Moines Register
Your Students, Your Schools -- West Des Moines and Waukee
Crestview Second-graders are learning about concepts of balance, counterweights and stable positions through science exploration.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Preview "In Dreams" Collection Inspired by David Lynch...
Spoke Art is launching "In Dreams", an art exhibition inspired by the work of David Lynch , on Saturday, March 8. The collection of original paintings, sculpture, and limited edition prints from over 50 artists will be on display until March 29. The stated goal of the exhibit is to present "a closer look into the unsettling, yet hypnotizing realm ... (more)
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Fantasia on the rebound
Fantasia, who will perform Friday night at Chrysler Hall, says she's taking better care of herself and her voice, exercising twice a day and drinking lots of water.
Confab: Yakassai, Aregbesola, Ubani, others prescribe the Awolowo formula
BY CLIFFORD NDUJIHE, IF Nigerians had taken the prescriptions of the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, on fiscal federalism, regionalism and devolution of power to the federating units, the country would have frog-jumped the unending search for a people's constitution and the attendant socio-economic and political retardation.
Making sense of David Lynch
Kimberly Chun , who wrote this week's cover story on the David Lynch tribute show opening this weekend at Spoke Art, decided to revisit some of Lynch's movies in preparation for her story.
Third Annual Cupcake Decorating Contest
Peddler's Village will celebrate the sweet art of cupcake decorating at the Third Annual Cupcake Decorating Contest on Saturday and Sunday, March 8th and 9th at the Cock n' Bull Restaurant.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Mobile Video Audience Tops 100 Million In Q4, More Time On Mobile Web
Consumption of mobile video in the U.S. might best be described as wide but shallow.
Berkshire Festival of Women Writers celebrates courage, honesty and strong voices
A young woman takes a car trip with friends from New York to Washington, D.C. Tom Waits is singing " take my hand, you got to hold on " on their mix CD as they drive south to the Bhangra Blow Up dance competition.
Watters/Felts Project: How a poet, voodoo ceremonies and jazz forged Huntsville band's debut album
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Trumpeter Ken Watters figures the two voodoo ceremonies he attended a few years back in Haiti "were toned down a bit" because he was there, an outsider.
China chinese medicine market: Latest market analysis presented
Integrated traditional Chinese and Western medicine hospitals and ethnic minority hospitals are not included in this industry.This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors.
Current Economic Challenges Are Temporal - Minister
The Minister made the statement during the celebration of this year's Danjuar festival at Kpikpira in the Garu-Tempane District.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Washington Monthly
Day's End and Night Watch
* Salon 's Brian Beutler explains why House Republicans can't really vote on a full Obamacare repeal for the 50th time.
The Huffington Post
David L. Phillips: Putin's Calculus in Ukraine
Crimea is more than a flash-point for conflict between Ukraine and Russia. War between Ukraine and Russia has potential regional and global implications.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The Daily News Leader
Traditional art leads to unusual kids' classes
In 2012, Jay Ryder spent some time in India, traveling in the western state of Maharashtra.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The (5) all-time greatest cinematic mindfucks
Amid the buzz over whether Twin Peaks and its dead homecoming queen Laura Palmer are set to be resurrected by creator David Lynch, we've gathered our fave films of that ilk into a veritable K-hole of mind-bending weirdness.
Breast Aug Lipo Offering 24-Hour Rapid Recovery Mini Incision Technique
Plastic surgeon Stephen T. Greenberg is offering a revolutionary breast incision technique, called 24-Hour Rapid Recovery, for faster healing.