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Holidays Around the World

Everyone knows about Santa Claus and the overall commercialization of Christmas as a time of gift giving with family and friends, but, in the month of December, many different religions and cultures celebrate something besides Christmas. Here is a guide to the holidays around the world in December 2018. Hanukkah This year from December 2 to December 10 is Hanukkah, a Jewish festival commemorating the rededication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem. During the eight-day celebration, the…

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Recreational Weed is Legal. Know the Facts.

On November 6, 2018, Proposal One, proposing the legalization of recreational marijuana in Michigan passed. Michigan has now become the 10th state to legalize marijuana and the first in the Midwest,  and voters, students, and Michigan residents have much to say about it. On Thursday, December 6th, the use of recreational marijuana is no longer illegal; however, no dispensaries will open until official licensing is completed. The State Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs must develop rules…

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E! People’s Choice Awards 2018

Earlier this week, The E! People’s Choice Awards were handed out to celebrities and the like. Here is a recap of the People’s Choice Awards!! Movie of 2018: “Avengers: Infinity War” Comedy Movie of 2018: “The Spy Who Dumped Me” Action Movie of 2018: “Avengers: Infinity War” Drama Movie of 2018: “Fifty Shades Freed” Family Movie of 2018: “Incredibles 2” Male Movie Star of 2018: Chadwick Boseman, “Black Panther” Female Movie Star of 2018: Scarlett…

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Recap of the Streamy Awards

Every year thousands of viewers tune in to watch their favorite YouTubers at The Streamy Awards. If you missed it, here is a recap of the winners! Breakout Creator: Emma Chamberlain Comedy: Brandon Rogers Documentary: Shane Dawson, “The Truth About Tanacon” First Person: David Dobrik Dance: Matt Steffanina Fashion: Niki and Gabi Food: Worth It Health and Wellness: Jay Shetty Lifestyle: Merrell Twins Pop Culture: Vogue’s 73 Question Science or Education: Marques Brownlee Storyteller: Gabbie…

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Another Royal Baby!!

Monday morning Kensington Palace announced that there will be another addition to the Royal Family. That’s right Meghan Markle is pregnant! The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will be expecting their first child in spring of 2019. Even though this is extremely big news, the palace announced that the happy couple will continue with their scheduled tour dates. The Royal family is overly excited to add another baby to the family. However, since the Royal…

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Recap of the AMA’s

Whether you watched it or missed it, or don’t even know what the AMA’s are, all of your favorite artists and musicians were winning awards last week at the American Music Awards. If you missed it, here’s a recap of the winners! ARTIST OF THE YEAR: Taylor Swift NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR: Camila Cabello COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR: Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug, “Havana TOUR OF THE YEAR: Taylor Swift VIDEO OF THE YEAR:…

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