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if you remember Jane cosmetics, you not only remember a fun, wallet-friendly line of makeup, but you probably were truly bummed when one day your beautiful products were missing from the shelves...well, beauties, if you hadn't already he...
if you remember Jane cosmetics, you not only remember a fun, wallet-friendly line of makeup, but you probably were truly bummed when one day your beautiful products were missing from the shelves...well, beauties, if you hadn't already heard {or seen} the news, Jane is back!and better than ever if i do say so myself.the brand has created a fabulous new line of goodies so amazing, i'm beaming as i type this and am beyond thrilled to share what they have to offer with you!~ filling a niche between value and prestige cosmetics lines, Jane's philosophy that true beauty comes from giving back and that confidence comes in many colors, is emphasised in the new packaging featuring vibrant lomographic imagery, showcasing the faces of "The Friends of Jane"; real, culturally diverse women who are giving back to their communities and changing the world in impactful ways. ~ take a look...Multi-Colored Bronzing Powder ~ a shimmery bronzer that leaves skin with a beautiful, golden glow. i just love the embossed floral bouquet design!Multi-Colored Cheek Powder ~ available in 3 gorgeous shades {Pink Bouquet, Peach Bouquet and Berry Bouquet}, these multi-colored cheek powders {also with a pretty floral bouquet design} add a pop of natural-looking color for a healthy flush.Cream Eye Shadow ~ can be applied with the wand or fingertips; these luminous, cream-to-powder shadows are just fabulous! they dry quickly, are smudge-proof and last all day on lids without any creasing. by the way, they make a great alternative to primer.Eye Shadows ~ 12 shades available in shimmer {can be applied either wet or dry; when applied wet with a brush, the color and shimmer is greatly intensified} and matte; all beautiful and such a treat to wear..Lip Gloss and Intense Color Lip Gloss ~ all incredibly moisturizing; rich color lasts on my lips with just the right amount of stickiness and yummy flavor {not overpowering in the slightest}.have you tried any of the new Jane goodies? if not, do so ASAP! you can find them at Ulta. to see every beautiful and happy-making product, be sure to visit janecosmetics.com.products featured sent to me for review consideration; pics taken by me :)
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Sevyn Streeter hits the beach in the sexy video for “It Won’t Stop” featuring Chris Brown. The R&B songstress dances on the sand and cuddles up to Portland Trail Blazers forward Dorell Wright, who plays her leading man in the Brown-direc...
Sevyn Streeter hits the beach in the sexy video for “It Won’t Stop” featuring Chris Brown. The R&B songstress dances on the sand and cuddles up to Portland Trail Blazers forward Dorell Wright, who plays her leading man in the Brown-directed visual. “He was just a nice piece of chocolate to work with that day,” said Sevyn of her dreamy co-star. She bared the freezing temps while riding in a Jeep and gathered around a bonfire with her friends, puppy, and Breezy. Her mother and fellow singer-songwriter Lonny Bereal also came out to support. The CBE/Atlantic signee will hit the road with K. Michelle on the “Rebellious Soul” tour starting Nov. 4 and will release her debut EP ‘Call Me Crazy, But…‘ to digital retailers on Nov. 5. Sevyn is also offering relationship advice via the “Call Me Crazy, But… Hotline.” Fans can call 773-43-CRAZY to share their craziest relationship stories and receive a chance to get a call back, text message, or voicemail from Sevyn. The full video will premiere Thursday on “106 & Park,” take a look at the making of the video below: [RU]
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Emma Heming took Mabel to Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch in West Hollywood, Calif. on Tuesday (October 8). The adorable toddler got to ride in a little wagon. This past week Emma tweeted: “My husband: “I know who the boss of this fa...
Emma Heming took Mabel to Mr. Bones Pumpkin Patch in West Hollywood, Calif. on Tuesday (October 8). The adorable toddler got to ride in a little wagon. This past week Emma tweeted: “My husband: “I know who the boss of this family is. She’s sleeping in that crib in the other room” #sotrue #runstheshow” It’s obvious Bruce Willis loves having another daughter. He has said in an interview, “My family and friends are the most significant part of my life, and no film script will ever change that. Having a brand new baby daughter is an extraordinary thing – it feels like it’s the first time and it’s just as fun and exciting. You feel nothing but love for your child. It’s really remarkable.” View Slideshow »» View All Photos »»
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Filed under: Performance, Aston Martin, Earnings/Financials, Luxury All is not well in Gaydon, as Aston Martin has reported a 24.6-million pound ($39.3M USD) pre-tax loss, an increase from the previous year's 21.2-million pound - $33.9-...
Filed under: Performance, Aston Martin, Earnings/Financials, Luxury All is not well in Gaydon, as Aston Martin has reported a 24.6-million pound ($39.3M USD) pre-tax loss, an increase from the previous year's 21.2-million pound - $33.9-million - loss. That, friends, is not good. Citing a nine-percent drop in sales for its range of sportscars (and a now discontinued city car) and a nearly 50-percent drop since its 2007 peak, AM only managed to bring in 461.2-million pounds ($736.6 million), according to The Telegraph. The official statement from Aston Martin blames a "market segment [which] has been severely affected by recession," with a particular drop in European sales. Things might not be as bad as they seem, though. Part of the loss is being blamed on the launches of the new DB9, Vanquish and Rapide S, which are mostly one-time expenses. And even though it's going to take a while for the deal to take effect, it has a new technical partnership with AMG which could blossom into a more all-encompassing arrangement if things go well. Aston also has had additional cash since Investindustrial agreed to infuse a bunch of money into its depleted coffers. Of course, it's also fair to mention that Aston has spent the better part of its 100-year history in one spot of financial trouble or another, so we've become somewhat immune to the company's continued reports of economic hardship - hopefully this news is just another bump in the road.Aston Martin takes $39.3M pre-tax loss originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 09 Oct 2013 14:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.Permalink | Email this | Comments
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Tomorrow, October 10th, 2013, marks the first visit of the Colorado Avalanche to the Garden since the same day in 2011 -- a game the Avs won by a score of 1-0. A lockout shortened season last year resulted in no cross-conference matchups...
Tomorrow, October 10th, 2013, marks the first visit of the Colorado Avalanche to the Garden since the same day in 2011 -- a game the Avs won by a score of 1-0. A lockout shortened season last year resulted in no cross-conference matchups, and so two full years have passed since Matty Duchene, Varlamov, and the rest came to the Hub to play a game of hockey puck, and I would hazard a guess that most us didn't really think twice about their absence from the Bruins experience in the interim. Boston -- for reasons you all well know -- has a bit of an odd relationship with the Avs. It's nothing like the history the Bruins have with the Canadiens, or the Flyers, or even the Rangers. There are no 1930s brawls I can point out to you (obviously) and no evocative pictures of bleeding and bruised players shaking hands I can pin at the top of this post. The team (and heck, even the franchise -- ‘sup, Nordiques!) just hasn't been around long enough to have a playing history of the same tenor as those the Bs share with some other teams in the league.. In fact, the Bruins and Avs have played just 134 games in the course of their history: Boston holds an all-time record of 69-49-15-1 against our friends from Colorado, and has scored an average of 3.93 goals a game against them. They're in a team that, in recent years anyway, we've only see play the Black and Gold once or twice a year. Even in the deep recesses of the history between the two teams, stretching all the way back to 1995, the games were interesting or not, depending on the night, but taken together, fairly unremarkable. The first game ever played between the Bruins and the newly relocated Colorado Avalanche, for example, was a low-key affair. 18 years ago, on almost this exact date (October 11), the Bruins visited the brand-new Avs at McNichols Arena. Despite efforts by old friends Cam Neely, Adam Oates, the Bs lost, 3-1, largely on the failure of both special teams to live up to expectation. The power play was terrible, and penalty kill not good enough, and overall, the Bruins' first loss that season smacked of dissatisfaction with the team itself, rather than any real feelings of competition or animosity towards the Avs: "We're not getting the job done," said left wing Kevin Stevens, who has yet to score a goal. "We can't get the puck set up or anything." And so it would go: the Bruins would lose, not terribly, not in any way that caused panic or overwrought dismay. The Bruins lost in the first round of the playoffs to the eventual Stanley Cup finalist Florida Panthers; the Avalanche, in their first year, rode their successful first season all the way to the Stanley Cup. While the Bruins didn't do much against the Avs that first year, the overall record stand in favor of the Black and Gold. But the record doesn't matter, that first game doesn't matter, really. There's only one thing that matters when it comes to the Bruins and the Avs, one thing that, despite a really meh overall history between the two teams, will forever connect the two teams, and the two fanbases. I know I don't need to tell you. There's not a Bruins fan alive I need to tell. I'm going to anyway. On June 9th, 2001, the Colorado Avalanche gave what the Bruins never could to one of the best soldiers Boston's ever had. After 22 years of being one of the best in the league at what he did, Raymond Jean Bourque raised the Stanley Cup. No player had waited as long. The trade that sent Bourque to Colorado after 20 years in Boston was extraordinarily bittersweet: The Boston Globe wrote in the days following the trade: "So we join thousands of fans in wishing Ray Bourque well. He deserves better than this year's Bruins. So does Boston." Boston couldn't give Bourque the Cup, not that year, and there was no reason to believe the situation would change in the year after. As Bob Ryan wrote the morning after the Avalanche defeated the New Jersey Devils for the Cup, "We have a new metaphor to stand for
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Dog lovers can find themselves being teased (or even outright mocked) for treating their beloved pets like people. The next time one of your friends rolls their eyes and reminds you that "It's just a dog!" You might want to let that pers...
Dog lovers can find themselves being teased (or even outright mocked) for treating their beloved pets like people. The next time one of your friends rolls their eyes and reminds you that "It's just a dog!" You might want to let that person know about Gregory Berns, a professor of neuroeconomics at Emory University. Share this image Mason, one of Berns's test subjects, getting fitted for earmuffs that protect against the loud noises inside the fMRI. (@gberns Twitter feed) function changeWidth(obj) { if(parseInt($(obj).parent().width()) > parseInt($(obj).width())) { $(obj).parent().css({'width':$(obj).width()}); } if(parseInt($(obj).width()) Berns has trained 12 dogs to enter a functional magnetic resonance imaging machine, or fMRI, and lie still while their brain activity is mapped. This is remarkable enough in itself; it's notoriously difficult to get humans to lie still in MRI machines, which are small, cramped, and loud. But Berns has, for the first time, gotten neurological scans of fully awake, unrestrained dogs. Share this image A test subject named Honey waits patiently in a mockup of the fMRI machine used to train the dogs. (@gberns Twitter feed) function changeWidth(obj) { if(parseInt($(obj).parent().width()) > parseInt($(obj).width())) { $(obj).parent().css({'width':$(obj).width()}); } if(parseInt($(obj).width()) Writing on the opinion page of the New York Times over the weekend, Berns claimed that the results show that a dog's cognition and emotional responses are on a par with those of a human child. And maybe, he says, that means that it really is time for us to start thinking of dogs as people: Dogs, and probably many other animals (especially our closest primate relatives), seem to have emotions just like us. And this means we must reconsider their treatment as property. One alternative is a sort of limited personhood for animals that show neurobiological evidence of positive emotions. Many rescue groups already use the label of "guardian" to describe human caregivers, binding the human to his ward with an implicit responsibility to care for her. Failure to act as a good guardian runs the risk of having the dog placed elsewhere. But there are no laws that cover animals as wards, so the patchwork of rescue groups that operate under a guardianship model have little legal foundation to protect the animals' interest. The research is undeniably interesting: How often do you get to see a dog's brain at work? But there is some room for skepticism. At this point, Berns has only one study based on the 12 highly trained dogs. A sample that size offers more opportunities for questions rather than answers. The next step is to see what happens when Berns' colleagues start to pick his research apart like a pack of Chihuahuas fighting over a new sock monkey. But for anyone who's looked into a dog's face and felt warmed by the love and loyalty, there's at least the beginnings of some evidence that they're not just looking at you as a kibble dispenser. Via the New York Times Top photo: Dog Intelligence by Shutterstock.
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Thanks to a super understanding employer and an amazing spouse I have practically lived at Tropicana Field over the last 6 weeks... During that time span I was lucky enough to see them win 18 games while losing just 2. Last night was the...
Thanks to a super understanding employer and an amazing spouse I have practically lived at Tropicana Field over the last 6 weeks... During that time span I was lucky enough to see them win 18 games while losing just 2. Last night was the second loss and unfortunately it was the loss that ended their season... This photo was snapped yesterday while the game was still knotted up at 1 and we were all full of hope. I think everyone knows how it all ended. The game, the season and my delightful distraction from real life. I know its just a game and when its all said and done there is one winner and a whole bunch of losers, but I can't help but feel sad, melancholy and a little empty... Congrats to the Red Sox. They played a super tight series. Jacoby Ellsbury was an amazing catalyst, as was Shane Victorino. There is no shame in getting beat by those two. It does however sting that it was Xander Jan Bogaerts drawing 2 key walks and scoring the game winning and insurance runs last night. Yeah, that stung, but either way the Rays are done, the Red Sox are rolling and now I will be shifting all of my rooting and attention to the Pittsburgh Pirates tonight. I would LOVE to see them face off (and beat) the Red Sox in the Series. So that is all. My cowbell is gonna sit on the shelf for the next few months, my Rays jerseys are hung up in the closet and Stub Hub will no longer be my most frequently visited website. It was a great run and I loved be a part of it as a fan. Things worked out so magically for me. I paid my bills before I bought tickets and so many times they just fell into my lap. That happened last night when our friend Lora (pictured above on the end, wife in middle, Troll on other end) offered us 2 of her season tickets and joined us in the last row in right field under the Jumbotron scoreboard. Out of 20 games in 6 weeks we only paid for about half of the games we saw - we relied and benefited from the kindness of strangers (and friends) and to all of them I saw thank you! To the Rays I say the same thing - THANK YOU! For an exciting season full of hope with a little despair thrown in for good measure... Of course I will be watching the rest of the playoffs and I will be talking over the theoretical hot stove all (Florida) winter long. I will be hoping that David Price returns in 2014 and signs a nice long term deal. I will be hoping that James Loney, Yunel Escobar (3 for 3 last night!), David DeJesus, Jose Lobaton and Jamey Wright all elect to remain Rays in 2014 and beyond and I will be hoping that Evan Longoria, Ben Zobrist, Alex Cobb, Matt Moore, Desmond Jennings, Alex Torres, Jake McGee, Wil Myers, Chris Archer, Jeremy Hellickson, Jeff Niemann and company all get plenty of rest, maintain their health and continue to improve on their games through the off season. I will also be hoping that my awesome online friends and fellow bloggers continue to share their unwanted Rays cards with me,too! Yes, this was a magical year for the Rays and their fans, but its over. I am bummed, I am gonna have a whole bunch of free time and I have less chances to scream my head off and give strangers high fives, but spring training is right around the corner and I eagerly await seeing my team on the field again. Thank you, thank you, thank you! To the Rays, their fans, my friends and game day buddies and all of the generous ticket gifters out there. THANK YOU!!! Go Pirates! Troll out. P.S. A HUGE thank you to my lovely (and tired) wife who cheered for every pitch till the end and didn't get home till 3:00 AM and turned around and went to work at 6 this morning. What a trooper! P.S.S. This does mean I will be posting more often. I have completed many trades and received several surprise gifts in the mail and those awesome folks need thanks too! P.S.S.S. I still have many Allen and Ginter dupes and minis available for the taking and for trading... I need only 2 more base cards to finish the set, 1-350
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Dominic Raiola said he didn’t know whether to laugh or get mad when he first heard reports about his interaction with the University of Wisconsin marching band on Sunday at Lambeau Field. The Lions’ veteran center said the whole situa...
Dominic Raiola said he didn’t know whether to laugh or get mad when he first heard reports about his interaction with the University of Wisconsin marching band on Sunday at Lambeau Field. The Lions’ veteran center said the whole situation was blown out of proportion and that he did not use a homophobic slur. “I don’t speak like that. I have a lot of respect for you know, I have family members that are homophobic, you know that are gay,’’ he said stumbling, seeking the right word. “I have a lot of respect for them. “I know it’s a different kind of band but I have people in bands I’m best friends with I have a lot of respect for that so I don’t know about all that,’’ Raiola said on Wednesday. “And my brother went to Wisconsin, maybe somebody said your brother is better than you I don’t know,’’ Raiola said. He was accused of using profane and homophobic language in a blog after the game. Raiola called the band director and apologized on Tuesday along with making a “significant donation” to the band. Raiola said he had no idea the banter would become a big deal. “Not at all. I was actually laughing and joking with them at the end of the game, just talking, having a conversation,’’ Raiola said. “They were right behind our bench. I was actually having a conversation with them after the game. It was cool. I didn’t think twice about it. I was kind of surprised. I didn’t know whether to laugh or get mad when I saw it.’’ The Lions investigated the situation and did not fine him. Now Raiola wants to put it behind him and concentrate on playing the Browns at Cleveland on Sunday. (Follow @PaulaPasche on Twitter. Order her book, “100 Things Lions Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die’’ here. It’s also available at bookstores.)
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Yahoo has been removing contacts from Yahoo Mail users’ contacts lists without the consent of these users. We received an email about it from one angry user this morning. The user included a message they received from Yahoo Custom...
Yahoo has been removing contacts from Yahoo Mail users’ contacts lists without the consent of these users. We received an email about it from one angry user this morning. The user included a message they received from Yahoo Customer Care, which said: Yahoo! wants to make sure your address book is filled with the most current and valid emails to those family, friends and contacts you need to reach. We noticed that you had emails in your address book that are no longer valid, so we have removed them. Email addresses that have been removed: xxxxxx.xxxxxxx@rogers.com and %count% more. Only retired emails have been removed. All other contact information remains. Did you know you can import more contacts from Facebook or Gmail in two easy steps? Get started now. “If Yahoo can get into my contacts and remove valid email addresses, what else can they take?” the user said in an email to WebProNews. “I called Rogers, my internet provider,” the user said. “They didn’t seem to know anything about it. They gave me Yahoo’s phone number as Rogers uses Yahoo Mail. Yahoo said that it was a Yahoo initiative and they are not prepared to stop it.” “I re-input the valid email address and when I tried to email my friend on Oct 7th, the email address had once again disappeared from my contacts,” the user said. “No warning this time….I have no idea how many email addresses that Yahoo has removed.” “I consider this an invasion of my privacy,” the user added. The user noted that not everyone at Rogers is aware of the issue. “I have to dig hard to get confirmation that it is actually happening. It was admitted in writing when I had a ‘live chat’ with Rogers on October 7th. Unfortunately, I became so frustrated that I did not capture the conversation. Employees that I speak with at Rogers are wowed.” The user says her friend (the owner of the email address that Yahoo removed) is wondering how many contacts and lists she has been deleted from. Yahoo acknowledges in its help center that it has been deleting contacts. Here’s the message: Now, Yahoo claims it is only deleting invalid addresses from people’s contacts. The user insists that the one they deleted from her account was a valid address. Based on the email she sent us, her friend seems to agree. We’re still in the process of trying to confirm that it is indeed a valid address. We’ve also reached out to Yahoo for comment, and have yet to hear back. We’ll update if we do. They do appear to acknowledge in the help center article that errors are possible, but it’s interesting that the user in question restored the address only to have it removed again. Either way, the whole thing brings to light another issue posed by Yahoo’s email address recycling program. We’ve already seen claims of security issues that have been discovered where users are getting emails from the original account holders, sometimes containing sensitive information. Yahoo has even acknowledged that this has actually happened, and responded with a button for users to let Yahoo know when they get other people’s email. This does little to prevent bad actors from taking advantage, however. Yahoo has received a fair amount of criticism from people in the security field over the program, which was simply designed to give its loyal users better email addresses. Now, we have people thinking that Yahoo itself is invading their privacy. Images: Yahoo
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Marc Jacobs made the first perfume I fell in love with - more so, their men's cologne which I never hesitated to gift my guy friends. My loyalty for his fragrances date back to high school, so working with them on their new fragrance has...
Marc Jacobs made the first perfume I fell in love with - more so, their men's cologne which I never hesitated to gift my guy friends. My loyalty for his fragrances date back to high school, so working with them on their new fragrance has been such an honor.You may have seen the black and yellow bee that has been buzzing around Instagram, under #mjhoneyspots, a rather brilliant campaign that geotags what/where influencers all over the world are doing . My latest honey spot: New York, sartorially captured above through a suitcase wardrobe and of course, my new Honey by Marc Jacobs perfume.Below some of my LA spots: like brunch at Sqirl, the beach (where I've spent my entire summer at), and getting work done at Graffiti Coffee on La Brea.
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