Listening can also take the form of a question, as Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex wrote wrenchingly for the New York Times: Are you OK? When a journalist asked her that last year, it triggered an honest response about the challenges of new motherhood in the public eye. After she suffered a miscarriage in July -- during the pandemic -- and as she grappled with the ravages of that loss, the question returned to her. How can we heal? What can we do now? Meghan suggests: "Let us commit to asking others, 'Are you OK?' As much as we may disagree, as physically distanced as we may be, the truth is that we are more connected than ever because of all we have individually and collectively endured this year." … [Read more...] about Trump transition show is jumping the shark
The million dollar baby
Anushka Sharma flaunts baby bumpMom-to-be Anushka Sharma shared a gorgeous picture of herself in the swimming pool. She posted the picture on her official media account in which she flaunts her million dollar smile. However, her baby bump stole the spotlight. Sharing the picture on World Gratitude Day, she wrote, “Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance' - Eckhart Tolle. Gratitude to all those who showed me kindness and made me believe in goodness in this world, opening my heart enough to practice the same with the hope to pay it forward, because ... 'After all, we are all just walking each other home' - Ram Dass.” Power couple Anushka and Virat Kohli took the internet by storm after they officially announced in August that they are expecting their first child. Image source: Instagram/@anushkasharma … [Read more...] about Photo: Pregnant Anushka Sharma does Shirshasana; Virat Kohli lends a helping hand
NFL players usually do some generous things at Thanksgiving. This deed impressed me: A rookie practice-squad player recently elevated to the Arizona active roster, cornerback Jace Whittaker, donated $2,500 to feed 40 families in need from a Tempe, Ariz., middle school. An NFL practice-squad player, if kept at that classification, makes about $142,800 a year. That number rises if the player is promoted to the active roster. As of this week, Whittaker’s projected annual salary is $252,000. Nice gesture from a player who has no idea if he even has a future in the NFL, and good of the Cardinals to point him in the direction of a school in need. … [Read more...] about FMIA Week 12: COVID Wreaks Havoc on the NFL, But What Did We Expect?
Kohl's will closely study the outfit bars' performance for the next three months before making a decision about putting them in more stores. Executives will assess whether the outfit bar clothes perform better than they do elsewhere in the store. And, of course, they'll measure whether the concept brings in Millennial customers. … [Read more...] about Kohl’s won over moms. Now it’s going after Millennials
In another unspeakable tragedy, Andrew Getty, the 47-year-old grandson J. Paul, was found bleeding in the bathroom hallway of his Hollywood Hills mansion in March 2015. Andrew's ex-girlfriend, Lanessa DeJonge – whom Getty had filed a restraining order against just two weeks prior – finds his body, though the police don't believe there was any foul play. The reclusive Getty had said in court documents that he was battling a "serious medical condition" that could endanger his life. … [Read more...] about John Gilbert Getty’s death is yet another tragedy for family plagued by scandal, addiction and specter of kidnapping