AAJA Media Advisory on Jeremy Lin News Coverage
aajaonline: Feb. 22, 2012 As NBA player Jeremy Lin’s prowess on the court continues to attract international attention and grab headlines, the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) would like to remind media outlets about relevance and context regarding coverage of race. In the past weeks, as more news outlets report on Lin, his game and his story, AAJA has noticed factual...
Top 30 YouTube Channels For Free Workout Videos
feministfitness: tumblrgym: Diet.com video channel – This channel provide tips on diet, nutrition, fitness and lots and lots of free exercise videos. ExpertVillage channel – They are known for largest choice of informative videos and don’t just deal with exercise and fitness. However, this channel is one of the very few on YouTube that has a huge list of free exercise videos anyone can...
The best thing to do to keep myself in a decent mood is to stay off of tumblr. The other social networks dont seem to invoke the same rage. Case in point… I got peeved this morning when I saw a piece that I thought was similar to something I’d written getting attention…it’s similar in that it’s on the same topic…but like, there’s room for a lot of dogs...
An excerpt from my unpublished and unfinished...
russmarshalek: But as a child, we lived not in the lap of poverty but in its warmed footrest, a handhold of not-having always everpresent. When my father would return from the local druggery, he’d oft be perfumed with a smell akin to barbecue and what I’d soon come to realize as my own manlieness, two scents I’d forever relate to the baking of a large, crusty white chunk of powder over an open...
Getting away from the Internet (and phone) for a week starting tomorrow… & not a minute too soon. Coincidentally missing all of NY Internet Week. Although not exactly missing it. See you when I’m back! Xo
Something I JUST Noticed That Really Bothers Me
masteradept: faineemae: insanepoet9: livefreeordiesoft: Kanye West interrupts Taylor Swift at an awards show and people still hate him for it. Chris Brown beats Rihanna and his fans still think he’s the best thing in the world. Now, normally I can understand liking someone’s music despite the content of their character, but REALLY GUYS? Some things are absolutely unacceptable. And if...
We’re glad to have him back. I think people deserve a second chance, you know....– Ken Ehrlich, Grammys Exec Producer, on Chris Brown performing tonight. Read that quote again. He says they needed a while to kind of get over the fact that they were the victim of what happened. HE SAYS THE GRAMMYS WERE THE VICTIM OF CHRIS BROWN’S ABUSE OF RIHANNA. Read more WTF insights here....
seriouslyamerica: I’M NOT OKAY WITH CHRIS BROWN PERFORMING AT THE GRAMMYS AND I’M NOT SURE WHY YOU ARE daxterdd: I’m sick and tired of people acting like it’s no big deal that Chris Brown will be performing at the Grammys. I’m frustrated that the mainstream media is covering this story like it’s any comeback story, like an exiled prince’s return to a former glory, like this is another...
Why You Should Be Watching Downton Abbey →
Feminism, history, badass dresses, British accents. And it’s a soap opera and anyone who suggests otherwise is just plain wrong. And other such good things. Just a little thing I wrote for Pop Gurls. Hope you like it!