Archive for June, 2016

Jun
28

Dance Like No-one’s Watching Why Dance Is Good For You

Ballroom dancing tampa

Finding the motivation and discipline needed to get out of bed and go for a run or hit the gym can be tricky. While most of us recognize the vital importance of exercise few actually get it. For most the appeal of exercise is limited and while intentions are often good, maintaining the commitment to an exercise routine requires serious will power in most cases. This is why many Americans are turning to the cha-cha-cha, the tango and the mambo. Spurred on by the success of televised dance competitions and the need to find a form of exercise that is both fun and effective, private dance lessons are increasingly on the agenda for Americans looking to get fit.

There are now more than 8,400 dance studios in the U.S and the industry itself grew 2.3% per year in the period from 2009 to 2014. Over the 10

Jun
16

You Won’t’ Believe Who Just Bought Ebony and Jet Magazine

Black celebrity news

In mid-June we learned that the legendary Ebony and Jet magazines have been sold off to a freakin’ private equity firm? Read how it happened, and why this might actually be good news…
On June 15, Chicago newspapers reported that two of the most famous black publications in the world had been sold, sending waves of both shock and nostalgia throughout the black celebrity news world.
It’s a personal subject for modern black entertainment and gossip sites. In a time when black men and women were largely invisible in popular culture, Jet and Ebony shined a spotlight on everything from black celebrity news to the civil rights movement. Now, the iconic magazines have been sold to a private equity group based in Texas.
While the news shocked many long-time Ebony