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  I did not know Janese Talton-Jackson on a personal level. There’s a chance I might have seen her before. And a lesser chance I might have spoken to her. But if I did either, I don’t remember.But after news of her death began to circulate Facebook Friday afternoon, and more and more people spoke of her, I learned there weren’t many degrees of separation between us. Practically none, actually.She left behind three children. Twin girls and a one-year-old son. The father of her daughters is the...
We've collected the best new films, podcasts, television, and music for you to focus in on for the remainder of the winter months. Enjoy our ten best, we will too. 1. Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Premiering February 8 on TBS, this late-night chat fest hosted by hilarious Daily Show alum Samantha Bee promises to be a buffet of sarcastic, deadpan deliciousness. She’s also executive producing the show alongside her comedyheartthrob hubby Jason Jones, proving that the family that slays together stays together. 2. Mavis! on HBO Gospel/soul legend and civil rights icon Mavis Staples is a...
At the 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Saturday, everyone’s favorite duo Tina Fey and Amy Poehler teamed up again to present legendary comedian Carol Burnett with the SAG Life Achievement Award. Unsurprisingly, the ladies killed it and made me wish once again that Fey and Poehler would not only host every award show for the rest of time but also run for president on a joint ballot and be my best friends. For now, we’ll have to make due with this little bit...
When you hear “Silicon Valley,” you may not think of silicone vibrators. But as technology marches forward, sex toy companies are often the first brands to position themselves at the cutting edge of innovation. Here are five devices to test out if you’re looking to become an early adopter—for science, of course. Womanizer $199.99, lovehoney.com Though this one’s name makes us squirm a bit (and not in a good way), the Womanizer’s patented “PleasureAir technology” and unique design certainly bring something different to the...
  Anti-rape activist Amber Amour posted a picture of herself on Instagram minutes after she was raped by an acquaintance in a hotel room in Cape Town, South Africa in Nov. 2015. She sat in the shower, tears streaming down her face, knees against her chest as she detailed the rape to her followers, “As soon as I got in the bathroom, he forced me to my knees. I said 'stop!' but he just got more violent. He lifted me up and put his penis in...