Pop Culture History

Happy Earth Day MJ!

Posted by admin on August 29, 2012 in Blog Pop Culture History 7 Comments

I’d promised I would do a Michael Jackson tribute post, and frankly I needed the two months to get myself in the right mental space to make it happen. Today is the day that Michael Jackson came to Earth 51 years ago. He chose Joe and Katherine Jackson to be his parents on this Earth.

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Lauryn Hill Concert Part Deux

Posted by admin on April 5, 2011 in Blog Pop Culture History No Comments

I enjoyed the show in Miami so much that I decided to blow the whole concert budget on Lauryn Hill. My husband and I went to see her again on Wednesday, although we had just been on Saturday. Let me just say that was a great decision. However, my feet might disagree. Here’s the skinny:

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The Hepburns

Posted by admin on January 12, 2011 in Blog Pop Culture History No Comments

Katharine Hepburn and Audrey Hepburn were two very popular actresses of the same era. Katharine is older and was around first, then Audrey. Audrey was a model and dancer first, then an actress. Both were born under the sun sign of Taurus. Both had an impeccable sense of style, and both have had prominent roles

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BET Hip Hop Awards 2010

Posted by admin on October 14, 2010 in Blog Pop Culture History 2 Comments

… I didn’t watch that shyt. I have to draw the line somewhere, and I think it will be with Big Meech. I know I may be showing my 41 years by taking this stance, but I don’t care. Feel free to enjoy some of the Hip Hop that I love! See Below: Check out

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Max Factor

Posted by admin on October 12, 2010 in Blog Pop Culture History 6 Comments

Right now Max Factor is one of many brands owned by Proctor & Gamble, but did you know he was an actual person? He started his career in cosmetics and wigs when he was just 9 years old. He was an apprentice to a cosmetician, and eventually he started his own business in Russia selling

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Gloria Hendry

Posted by admin on August 6, 2010 in Blog Pop Culture History 4 Comments

If you weren’t around in the 70’s to see Blaxploitation movies on the big screen, you may have seen them in the middle of the night on Television. If you don’t know what genre of movie I am talking about let me fill you in really quick. There’s always a super cool well-dressed Black man

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