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This week marked the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. In a surprise strike by the Japanese, 2,400 Americans died in what then President Franklin D. Roosevelt called “a day which will live in infamy.” After being reluctant to join the war effort, the U.S. entered World War II in direct response to the assault. Later this month, Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe is set to become the first sitting Japanese official to visit the memorial at Pearl Harbor. This comes after President Obama visited Hiroshima, Japan, the site of the dropping of the Atomic bomb earlier this year in ceremonial displays of reconciliation.

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By her own offspring…not even born yet. Yeah, we know. You totally didn’t see that one coming. According to the New York Post, the lawsuit seeks to turn over custody of the frozen embryos to Vegara’s ex-fiance Nick Loeb so they can be brought to life and receive the trust set up for them. The embryos, listed as plaintiffs Emma and Isabella, were created when the Vegara and Loeb were still together back in 2013. Vegara has moved on and is now married to “Magic Mike” star Joe Manganiello… maybe Loeb should also #getalife…or wait… is that what he is trying to give his yet-to-be-born daughters? We’ll await the outcome of this one…
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It’s official, the 2016 “TIME” Magazine person of the year is none other than President-elect Donald J. Trump. While calling our future President a “real change-maker”, the piece describes Trump as a “huckster” and calls Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton an “American Moses.” The article highlights how Trump “magnified the divisions of the present, inspiring new levels of anger and fear within his country,” while Mrs. Clinton “became a symbol in a fight that was about much more than symbolism.” Um… all we can say to that is: #BiasAlert.
Immigrants around the country are concerned about what the Donald Trump presidency will mean for their future in America. In fact, one organization in Texas is so concerned they’re hosting 100 forums and a series of events to help immigrants learn their rights. In Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel has set up a fund for illegal immigrants to use for legal aide and cities across the nation are promising sanctuary. But is it legal?

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All hail Queen Bey. Beyoncé is up for a whopping nine Grammy nominations after her extremely successful album Lemonade. I mean who wouldn’t want to drink lemonade whipped up by Beyoncé, am I right? Beyoncé has some fierce competition for album of the year from Adele, Drake, Justin Bieber and country singer Sturgill Simpson. The superstar is the most nominated woman of all time having received 62 nominations, winning 20. #SlayedIt

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