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lupita nyong'o has 'coming to america' themed birthday party


considered already a queen among hollywood and her fans, actress lupita nyong’o made sure her 34th earthstrong was one to remember with a coming to america-themed birthday bash.read lupita nyong’o slays rendition of salt-n-pepa’s “whatta man” on ‘lip sync battle’while her birthday landed on march 1, the star wars actress shared photos from the party on social media on sunday (march 6). guests included her black panther castmates danai gurira and chadwick boseman dressed to the nines as imani izzi (bride to eddie murphy’s prince akeem character) and reverend brown.queen-to-be & the lady-in-waiting. #wakandansinzamunda @danaiguriraa post shared by lupita nyong'o (@lupitanyongo) on mar 5, 2017 at 3:12pm pst#wakandansinzamunda birthday partay! fet. @chadwickboseman as rev. browna post shared b






twitter is fiendin' for a lupita nyong'o and rihanna movie


this past weekend, a photo of oscar-winning actress lupita nyong’o and musician rihanna from 2014’s paris fashion week went viral and sparked a brilliant idea sparked by twitter’s best-and-brightest.read: lupita nyong’o throws a memorable ‘coming to america’ themed birthday partythe photo features the bajan beauty in dark shades and a black wig with bangs sitting next to the black panther actress, who is donning a sweater, a collared shirt and thick-rimmed specs. twitter user @1800sadgal planted a seed conceptualizing the picture, stating that it looks like it could be a still from a film where rih “scams rich white men and lupita is the computer smart best friend that helps plan the [scams].” according to nyong’o’s instagram page, the unofficial title of the film is cashing in.twitter was






netflix is creating a movie starring rihanna and lupita nyong’o, thanks mostly t


netflix is about to make all of our dreams come true. it’s turning into a reality what started as a meme about academy award-winning actress lupita nyong’o and grammy award-winning singer rihanna playing scammers and computer geniuses, entertainment weekly reports. netflix reportedly beat out several other bidders at the cannes film festival to snag a deal to create a movie starring nyong’o and rihanna, and directed by ava duvernay, the filmmaker behind selma and the 13th. hbo’s insecure creator and star issa rae will write the screenplay, vanity fair confirmed.the idea for the movie got its start on tumblr two years ago, when someone posted a photo (pictured above) of rihanna and nyong’o at a miu miu fashion show in 2014. the photo was perfectly captioned with, “they look like they’re in






netflix is creating a movie starring rihanna and lupita nyong’o, thanks mostly t


netflix is about to make all of our dreams come true. it’s turning into a reality what started as a meme about academy award-winning actress lupita nyong’o and grammy award-winning singer rihanna playing scammers and computer geniuses, entertainment weekly reports. netflix reportedly beat out several other bidders at the cannes film festival to snag a deal to create a movie starring nyong’o and rihanna, and directed by ava duvernay, the filmmaker behind selma and the 13th. hbo’s insecure creator and star issa rae will write the screenplay, vanity fair confirmed.the idea for the movie got its start on tumblr three years ago, when someone posted a photo (pictured above) of rihanna and nyong’o at a miu miu fashion show in 2014. the photo was perfectly captioned with, “they look like they’re i






rihanna, lupita nyong'o movie: twitter user creates trailer


each day it becomes increasingly apparent that twitter should be paying its users for the quality content they share.although the fan-inspired lupita nyong’o and rihanna film is on the way, it seems that twitter user @amorphous grew impatient and decided to try their hand at creating a theatrical trailer.borrowing khandi alexander’s monologue from the season six finale of scandal, scenes from rihanna’s “b***h better have my money” music video and clips from various other movies, @amorphous was able to cut together a professional looking trailer to satisfy fans’ appetites until the real thing arrives.nice work!






lupita nyong'o teases another snippet for jay-z's '4:44' album


the anticipation continues to build for the arrival of jay-z’s album, 4:44 (june 30). although details have been sparse, such as the title’s meaning, mini black-and-white clips featuring veteran actor danny glover, academy award-winner mahershala ali, and black panther star lupita nyong’o have found a place on our timelines since the project’s announcement.read: jay-z drops striking new trailer for forthcoming albumthe renowned nyong’o debuted another snippet of mr. carter’s alleged visual album, this time she’s staring down an unidentified object while tears fill her eyes. according to rap-up, the melody that plays in the background is allegedly titled “manyfacedgod.” could this be a nod to game of thrones (which returns on july 16, by the way)? only time will tell.4:44 marks four years s






lupita nyong'o, rihanna twitter movie is finally a reality


today has provided another valuable lesson on the power of the internet. if the twittersphere was able to make millions understand that #blacklivesmatter after the death of trayvon martin, then of course it has the power to will up a movie with an all-star cast. after quite the hefty bid, netflix reportedly bought the movie project with the two music and fashion icons at the cannes film festival. according to entertainment weekly, netflix beat out some other very aggressive suitors.read: twitter is fiendin’ for the fruition of a lupita nyong’o and rihanna moviewhen rihanna and lupita nyong’o sat side-by-side front row at a miu miu fashion show in 2014, they didn’t know that their flawlessly complementary looks would be the premise of a flick about a high-class scammer and her nerdy chic ac






a popular online fan idea is set become an actual movie


the 2014 paris fashion week photo that sparked the twitter memes that led to a new movie deal. from left, lea seydoux, margot robbie, rihanna, lupita nyong'o and elizabeth olsen at the miu miu show. (pascal le segretain / getty images)the hive-mind of the internet has moved into development.among the news coming out of the cannes film festival, ew is reporting that netflix will finance a buddy crime film starring lupita nyong’o and rihanna to be directed by ava duvernay, with issa rae in talks to write the screenplay.the twist is that this idea stems largely from an idea hatched on twitter in response to a photo taken when rihanna and nyong’o were seated next to each other at a miu miu fashion show in paris in 2014.  when a suggestion was made that they looked like they should be in a movi






rihanna and lupita nyong’o to star in the buddy movie twitter wanted


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michael b. jordan and idris elba cast in new twitter film


twitter is a treasure trove for just about anything. in need of a good laugh? twitter. want to know what’s happening in the country and the world? twitter. your favorite artist just made an announcement? twitter. desperately need to commiserate with fellow likeminded people about how and why 45 got elected? twitter.the social media platform also has become home to new ideas for future films. fans went berserk when it was announced rihanna and academy-award winner lupita nyong’o would star in a movie directed by ava duvernay, and now another twitter user has decided to shoot his shot in hopes his film idea actually gets picked up.read the dream movie with rihanna, lupita nyong’o, ava duvernay & issa rae is becoming a realityscreenwriter leon langford conjured up quite the plot starring idri






producer admits bilking investors with fake broadway play


new york — a broadway producer admitted on wednesday that he scammed his friends and others into investing more than $165,000 in a nonexistent play about opera star kathleen battle supposedly starring oscar winner lupita nyong'o.roland scahill pleaded guilty in state supreme court to grand larceny and fraud charges. as part of the plea deal, the 42-year-old scahill is to be sentenced to six months in jail and five years of probation. he also must repay the investors and receive psychiatric treatment.scahill said in court he pretended he had secured the rights to battle's life story and had signed a contract with nyong'o to star in the play. he also falsely claimed netflix had agreed to film a performance.scahill owns a production company called rms2 productions. prosecutors said the invest






kevin feige talks ‘black panther’ and the cast of ‘almost entirely people of col


share thistagsblack pantherblack panther filmchadwick bosemancreeddanai guriradaniel kaluuyaforest whitakerkevin feigelupita nyong'omartin freemanmarvel studiosmichael b jordanphylicia rashadryan cooglersterling k brownmarvel studios president kevin feige didn’t need to reassure fans, but spoke about black panther, explaining why it will be awesome.“i think it’s two things,” he said, per vulture. “black panther is a huge part of the marvel comics mythology, and has been for 50-plus years. other than his awesome, relatively brief appearance in civil war, his history has been relatively untapped.”fans have started a hashtag to show their love: #blackpanthersolitchadwick boseman stars in the titular role, alongside lupita nyong’o, michael b. jordan, forest whitaker, danai gurira, martin freem






the rihanna/lupita heist movie is the internet's only good movie idea


aimlessly browsing the internet is sort of like taking a pediegg to your callouses without soaking them first. stuff definitely happens, but it sure as hell ain’t pleasant. every once in a while, however, something extraordinary rises above the web’s feculent froth. a good idea is churned out by the internet machine and we all get a glimpse of the potential glory of the human race.advertisementin this case, it all started two years ago with a post on tumblr.as tumblr posts go, it was a good one, suggesting a heist film where rihanna plays a “tough-as-nails leader/master thief” with lupita nyong’o as “the genius computer hacker.” so good that it seemed to gestate in peoples’ minds. lurking in the far corners and reminding them that if the world wasn’t geared to systemically exclude black wo






the rihanna/lupita heist movie is the internet's only good movie idea


aimlessly browsing the internet is sort of like taking a pediegg to your callouses without soaking them first. stuff definitely happens, but it sure as hell ain’t pleasant. every once in a while, however, something extraordinary rises above the web’s feculent froth. a good idea is churned out by the internet machine and we all get a glimpse of the potential glory of the human race.advertisementin this case, it all started two years ago with a post on tumblr.as tumblr posts go, it was a good one, suggesting a heist film where rihanna plays a “tough-as-nails leader/master thief” with lupita nyong’o as “the genius computer hacker.” so good that it seemed to gestate in peoples’ minds. lurking in the far corners and reminding them that if the world wasn’t geared to systemically exclude black wo






first 'black panther' trailer brings wakanda (and run the jewels) to the marvel


behold the first ever footage from director ryan coogler's marvel debut, "black panther." while the teaser only offers a glimpse into the new world of wakanda, the two minutes is absolutely jam-packed with new faces including a first look at michael b. jordan as erik killmonger, lupita nyong'o as nakia, and angela bassett as ramonda. we've seen actor chadwick boseman, who plays the main character, t'challa, also known as black panther. however, this movie is his chance to "step into the spotlight" as the run the jewels track in the trailer suggests. earlier today marvel also unveiled the first "black panther" teaser poster, showing t'challa on his throne. the official release date for "black panther" is feb. 16, 2018.






eddie murphy teases potential 'coming to america' sequel


eddie murphy left coming to america fans in the throes of speculation when he posted a rare tweet on wednesday night (march 15).all it took were four words — “coming to america sequel?” — and a photo of vanessa bell calloway as imani izzi in all her “she’s your queen” splendor to send twitter in a frenzy.read: lupita nyong’o throws a memorable ‘coming to america’ themed birthday partycredit: screenshotthough the veteran comedian didn’t make it clear if a sequel to his 1988 classic was already in the works or if he was simply tossing out an idea, optimistic and wary fans alike chimed in with their thoughts on a follow-up nearly three decades later:where do you stand?read: eddie murphy says he would be down to do a superhero movie






julia roberts as the world's most beautiful woman: 'what white nonsense is this?


(clive brunskill / getty images)after julia roberts was named people's most beautiful woman in the world for the fifth time in 28 years, some of the most amusing gifs in the world popped up on black twitter.they were drawn heavily from the "wait, what?" genre.while many other famous names were being floated as better choices — that happens every year — an "anyone but her" sentiment seemed to be popular this time around, given the whole five-times-in-28-years thing.people's most beautiful women haven't all been white. the title went to lupita nyong'o in 2014, beyoncé in 2012, jennifer lopez in 2011 and halle berry in 2003.then again, perhaps this year's reaction isn't a race thing after all ... or maybe folks simply would have preferred one of the classics. who do you consider the most beau






rare conjoined twins seek ordinary life in extraordinary circumstances


with an eddy of leaves trailing behind them, carmen and lupita andrade take off in their father’s old truck, a couple of high school girls learning to drive.they move in a herky-jerky motion around their backyard with their father, victor, offering a bit of coaching in spanish as they make their way past the chicken coop and back and forth across the bumpy yard.“the reason i want to get my license is to be more independent,” carmen says, “so i won’t have to rely so much on my parents.”in the waning mid-october afternoon sunlight, it could be just another teenage driving lesson, but carmen and lupita are far from ordinary 16-year-olds. related: trending life & style news this hourthe girls are among the country’s very few sets of conjoined twins. they are attached along their chest walls do






jay z fans learn '4:44' isn't an album but a short film


tidal subscribers and jay z fans have been in a state of hope and curiosity as ads featuring the numbers 4:44 have popped up across new york city. many assumed blue’s pops would release a new album, but during game 3 of the 2017 nba finals, a few queries were answered when a short teaser appeared.read mahershala ali discusses the thin line between right and wrong in netflix’s ‘luke cage’featuring academy award winner mahershala ali, the black-and-white clip shows ali living up to his namesake as he punches a punching bag, with his coach played by danny glover. although she isn’t in the teaser, lupita nyong’o’s name is featured at the end.read sprint acquires 33 percent stake in tidal streaming servicethere is no release date for the short film, however sprint’s ceo marcel claure took to tw






'black panther' trailer rolls out black & wakanda excellence


marvel studios’ has finally released the first trailer to the much anticipated film, black panther. read #blackpanthersolit: angela bassett joins star-studded ‘black panther’ castfor those unaware with the marvel world, the film will take us to the world of wakanda, where t’challa (played by chadwick boseman) returns after the death of his father, king t’chaka of wakanda. t’challa teams up his allies to bring wakanda and its people to justice.directed by ryan coogler, the film’s line up is what dreams are made of– michael b. jordan, lupita nyong’o, danai gurira, martin freeman, daniel kaluuya, letitia wright, winston duke, with angela bassett (as queen mother ramonda), forest whitaker, and andy serkis.the trailer has already become a trending topic online with fans of the stars and the mar






season 2 clip promises family drama


summer tv is looking like a win already. issa rae’s insecure is set to stir up chatter when it returns to hbo in july. but before that comes on, ava duvernay will set the tone with queen sugar in june. with just a few short weeks until the series returns to own for season 2, a new trailer has emerged with a juicy look into what’s to come.read: interview: ava duvernay and ‘queen sugar’ cast talk women directors and family intricaciesin the show’s last season, created by ava duvernay and executive produced by both duvernay and oprah winfrey, we left off with the three bordelone children—nova (rutina wesley), charley (dawn-lyen gardner) and ralph angel (kofi siriboe)—fighting to maintain their family’s sugar cane farm. now, the louisiana-based family has to navigate the right steps to take fo






rihanna gives inspiring speech at parsons school of design benefit


the accolades keep pouring in for one of music’s most successful artists. earlier this week, the parsons school of design honored rihanna thanks to her charitable endeavors, harper’s bazaar reports. not to forget her fashionable plays, the school, of course, gave a nod to rih’s headlining wardrobe.read: the dream movie with rihanna, lupita nyong’o, ava duvernay & issa rae is becoming a realityin addition to the distinction, the bajan superstar will send three students to haiti to work with local fashion designers to create a line for her clara lionel foundation. per the fashion news site, the “work” singer also dedicated a majority of her speech to the young generation and encouraged them to shoot for the stars despite the obstacles they might encounter.“you should be celebrated for every






justin bieber is how old today?


here are the celebrities celebrating birthdays on march 1, 2017:actor robert clary is 91. singer harry belafonte is 90. actor robert conrad is 82. rock singer mike d’abo (manfred mann) is 73. former sen. john breaux, d-la., is 73. rock singer roger daltrey is 73. actor dirk benedict is 72. actor-director ron howard is 63. actress catherine bach is 63. country singer janis gill (aka janis oliver cummins) (sweethearts of the rodeo) is 63. actor tim daly is 61. singer-musician jon carroll is 60. rock musician bill leen is 55. actor bryan batt is 54. actor maurice bernard is 54. actor russell wong is 54. actor chris eigeman is 52. actor john david cullum is 51. actor george eads is 50. actor javier bardem (hah’-vee-ayr bahr-dehm’) is 48. actor jack davenport is 44. rock musician ryan peake (ni






their kids are citizens. they're undocumented. what now?


lupita has been having nightmares. she dreams she is being chased. the fear persists during the day, particularly when she watches news about president trump’s promised crackdown on immigrants in the country illegally, such as her and her husband.“every time i see something, i panic,” said the 40-year-old los angeles domestic worker, who asked me not to print her last name. “whenever i see the news, my heart is horrible. i’m afraid i’m going to have a heart attack.” her husband pepe, a construction worker, is more stoic. he doesn’t show his emotions, particularly when their two daughters are around. “but,” said lupita, “he’s terrified too.”about 11 million people live in this netherworld of fear. notwithstanding the bombast of trump who, astonishingly, told congress that we have left our “






jay z stamped '4:44' project has a release date


a new version of that mysterious ‘4:44′ ad circulating the internet now has jay z’s name and a release date stamped all over it. it’s still unclear what the nature of the project really is, but on june 30 we’ll have our answer.read: twitter grows frustrated with jay z after suspecting an album dropas previously reported, said ads first started showing up a weeks ago around new york. people soon made the connection with hov and tidal, leading many to believe shawn carter was readying new material and that it would be dropping soon.tidal soon thereafter teased what appeared to be an upcoming film featuring oscar-winning actor mahershala ali, where the credits listed ‘4:44′ as a project featuring ali, danny glover and lupita nyong’o, throwing fans for a loop. so, ‘4:44′ isn’t a new jay album,






jay z stamped '4:44' project has a release date


a new version of that mysterious ‘4:44′ ad circulating the internet now has jay z’s name and a release date stamped all over it. it’s still unclear what the nature of the project really is, but on june 30 we’ll have our answer.read: twitter grows frustrated with jay z after suspecting an album dropas previously reported, said ads first started showing up weeks ago around new york. people soon made the connection with hov and tidal, leading many to believe shawn carter was readying new material and that it would be dropping soon.tidal soon thereafter teased what appeared to be an upcoming film featuring oscar-winning actor mahershala ali, where the credits listed ‘4:44′ as a project featuring ali, danny glover and lupita nyong’o, throwing fans for a loop. so, ‘4:44′ isn’t a new jay album, b






jay-z's '4:44' will have three new songs on the physical copies


jay-z isn’t done with the frenzy his latest album, 4:44, has caused. on friday (july 7), three additional songs will appear on the project’s physical option, reports billboard.  the new song titles include “manyfacedgod,”  “adnis” and “blue’s freestyle/we family,” according to universal.read: vibe’s staff reviews jay-z’s album, ‘4:44’before the release of 4:44, mr. carter teased a series of commercial-like images for “adnis” and  “manyfacedgod.” the clips were in black-and-white and featured the likes of  lupita nyong’o, mahershala ali, and danny glover.  reportedly, jay-z’s engineer young guru gave fans a bit of a sneak peek of this news via twitter after they questioned the state of “adnis” on the album’s tidal release.read: jay-z’s subliminals towards kanye west on ‘4:44′ are pretty hea






‘guerrilla’ drama creator defends characters’ ethnicity


los angeles (ap) — john ridley said he expected his “politically sharp” tv miniseries “guerrilla,” about england’s 1970s black power movement, to be provocative.but criticism that the drama excludes the role played by black female activists took him by surprise at a screening in london, he said monday.he pointed to his track record of writing for black actresses in projects including tv’s “american crime” (regina king) and “12 years a slave” (lupita nyong’o, quvenzhane wallis), among others.given that, he said, it was odd to hear that people “feel as though i’m not putting enough women of color in spaces.”most read stories3-course dinners for $32 starting april 2.“i would say very sincerely to anybody, if they find fault with what i’m doing or how i’m doing it, you don’t need to wait for m






'guerrilla' drama creator defends characters' ethnicity


los angeles — john ridley said he expected his "politically sharp" tv miniseries "guerrilla," about england's 1970s black power movement, to be provocative.but criticism that the drama excludes the role played by black female activists took him by surprise at a screening in london, he said monday.he pointed to his track record of writing for black actresses in projects including tv's "american crime" (regina king) and "12 years a slave" (lupita nyong'o, quvenzhane wallis), among others.given that, he said, it was odd to hear that people "feel as though i'm not putting enough women of color in spaces.""i would say very sincerely to anybody, if they find fault with what i'm doing or how i'm doing it, you don't need to wait for me to tell your stories," ridley said. "you don't need anybody's






jay-z drops striking new trailer for upcoming album


a new trailer promoting jay-z’s upcoming 4:44 album surfaced on tidal tuesday evening (june 27), and it has quite the political message.read: jay-z is working on something very special in marcy projectsthe black and white teaser, entitled “kill jay-z” depicts a young african-american boy frantically running in a city neighborhood as police sirens sound off in the near distance. as the camera pans out, the boys shirt becomes more visible with the phrase, “stack black” printed in bold letters across the chest. while the 30-second clip doesn’t provide any other details concerning the album, it does suggest the tracklist may have content that discusses the black lives matter movement and the number of black bodies that have been shot by police.the dramatic preview is the second video unleashed






jay-z drops striking new trailer for upcoming album


a new trailer promoting jay-z’s upcoming 4:44 album surfaced on tidal tuesday evening (june 27), and it has quite the political message.read: jay-z is working on something very special in marcy projectsthe black and white teaser, entitled “kill jay-z” depicts a young african-american boy frantically running in a city neighborhood as police sirens sound off in the near distance. as the camera pans out, the boys shirt becomes more visible with the phrase, “stay black” printed in bold letters across the chest. while the 30-second clip doesn’t provide any other details concerning the album, it does suggest the tracklist may have content that discusses the black lives matter movement and the number of black bodies that have been shot by police.the dramatic preview is the second video unleashed






the last jedi' trailer is force to be reckoned with


the force is strong in the first trailer for star wars: the last jedi.read: rosario dawson reveals ‘star wars’ dream rolethe longer than two-minute episode viii trailer wowed the crowd at star wars celebration orlando, where it debuted during friday’s the last jedi panel.the trailer marked the first look the public got at the highly anticipated installment of the space adventure series.last month, disney shareholders were treated to footage from the film, but this is the first time footage has made available to the public.rian johnson directs the film, and was on hand alongside lucasfilm head kathleen kennedy to introduce the trailer. the film stars star wars: the force awakens castmembers mark hamill, adam driver, daisy ridley, john boyega, oscar isaac, lupita nyong’o, domhnall gleeson, a






'brown girls' brings gritty, fly of chicago to hbo


opentv’s webseries, brown girls, is headed to a home box office channel near you. the grassroots online show narrates the lives of varying women of color, with a focus on the queer community and the gritty, fly of everything that is chicago.the series’ home is chi-town, which is why co-creator samantha bailey admits that she believed “people in chicago would be down for it.”read: the dream movie with rihanna, lupita nyong’o, ava duvernay & issa rae is becoming a realityrepresentation plays a major role in the entire series for the other half of the show’s creative team, fatimah asghar. she reveals that when they pitched to hbo, she wanted to transfer the windy city’s “mercurial, resourceful, and sly” atmosphere to our living room screens.reiterating the “resourcefully fly” tendencies embed






crazed rihanna stan back on the streets within days of arrest


rihanna’s loyal fanbase, whom she affectionately dubbed the navy, always has her back. however, there are some “fans” who take things too far. last week, salmir feratovic was arrested for trespassing outside of the singer’s new york city apartment.read the dream movie with rihanna, lupita nyong’o, ava duvernay & issa rae is becoming a realitythe 33-year-old lurker pled guilty to criminal trespass and prosecutors wanted him behind bars for five days. the judge agreed but feratovic was released wednesday for time served. (may 24) according to tmz, feratovic spoke to reporters and said his brief stint in jail hasn’t detered him from trying to make contact with the anti singer.feratovic showed up at rihanna’s home twice in 2016 and was thankfully stopped by the doorman. the second time police






'black panther' cast glows on entertainment weekly's comic-con issue


the trailer for black panther left us on the edge of our seats, but the latest teasers from ryan coogler and the crew takes us all to a whole other level.on wednesday (july 12), the cast of the highly-anticipated film graced the cover of entertainment weekly’s double issue. just in time for comic-con, chadwick boseman, micheal b. jordan, and lupita nyong’o are all featured as their central characters, with jordan’s (playing t’challa’s foe,  erik killmonger) hair in twists. the outlet also released images of the entire cast from wakanda.read come get a taste of wakanda excellence with this stellar ‘black panther’ trailercredit: kwaku alston/©marvel studios 2018“in this movie, a lot like politics, it’s a little tricky to define who’s [a good guy],” coogler said. “the film very much plays wit






rihanna transforms queen elizabeth ii into a fashion diva


rihanna is pretty much the queen of instagram with her endless feed of edgy fashion shoots,  luxurious vacations and other moments that would make any one of us jealous. so with that being the case, it only seems right that she give her social account the royal treatment. and in riri’s world, that means photoshopping pics of queen elizabeth ii’s head onto her body, especially following her highness’ 91st birthday on april 21.”read: twitter is fiendin’ for the fruition of a lupita nyong’o and rihanna moviewhile many people were day-drinking at coachella weekend 2, rihanna was celebrating in her own right on instagram. in a series of edited pics, the “bbhmm” singer transformed the queen into a fashion goddess, rocking swarovski crystals, furs, and multi-colored hair. the most notable edits i






interesting thing of the day


for those who live in wintry climates, it can sometimes seem like spring will never arrive. around the beginning of march in the upper northern hemisphere there is a palpable restlessness, an eagerness to shed winter clothing and begin planting spring gardens. at the northern latitude in which i grew up, winter would often linger into april, if not longer, and the sight of snow, which once seemed so novel in the fall, be e unbearable.amongst these wintry places, however, there are regions where spring can arrive suddenly in the middle of january, but retreat just as suddenly. one such region, an area encomp ing the southern half of the canadian province of alberta, along with parts of montana and the dakotas, is subject to a unique meteorological process that can cause this type of extreme