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On Thursday, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus forcefully denounced Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy’s controversial comments about slavery. In a statement to CNN, Priebus said, “Bundy’s comments are completely beyond the pale. Both highly offensive and 100 percent wrong on race.”
Evidently it’s the “list” time of year, and so far black girls are winning. On Tuesday, People magazine debuted its 50 Most Beautiful issue, starring none other than media (and fan) darling Lupita Nyong’o on the cover. Not to be outdone, this morning, Time released its annual 100 Most Influential People issue, featuring singer Beyoncé on its cover. Nyong’o’s issue went over pretty well (at least in my circles). Beyoncé’s, though? Um ... not so much.
Philippe Holland was heading back to his car Tuesday night after making his last stop for his pizza delivery job; he didn't have his pizza bag with him, Philly.com reports, because it had been a small order.
With unemployment rates on a too-slow decline, one can never be too content with one's current job situation—not even a future NBA Hall of Famer who is the "CEO, President at Alot of different companies. Inc."
When high school senior Patrick Peoples decided to apply to a number of Ivy League schools, he was doing it largely on a whim. "No one ever expects to get in," the young man told WECT. "I just wanted to apply. Maybe I'll get into one—maybe, just maybe.”