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11-Year-Old Ballet Dancer Gets Scholarship Offer To Prestigious Dance School After Viral Video Of Him Dancing in the Rain

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11-Year-Old Ballet Dancer Gets Scholarship Offer To Prestigious Dance School After Viral Video Of Him Dancing in the Rain

This is how you invest in the next generation! An 11-year-old boy from Nigeria has received a scholarship offer to a top NYC dance school after a video of him dancing in the rain went viral, according to People.  Anthony Mmesoma Madu recorded a video of himself showing off his ballet skills outside in the rain. The video quickly caught the internet’s attention, eventually making its way to Cynthia Harvey, the artistic director of the ABT Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School of Dance, one of the most prestigious dance schools in New York. “A friend who lives in the UK sent me...

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Watch This Man Surprise His Mother After Being Incarcerated For 13 Years

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Watch This Man Surprise His Mother After Being Incarcerated For 13 Years

It took place on July 5 during a family gathering. As heads were bowed while saying grace, the young man snuck into position and stood by his mother. As soon as the family said “amen” it was evident that another prayer was answered.   View this post on Instagram so my brother came home from prison after 13 years. My mother had no idea(that’s him sneaking up beside her) ... imagine that.  A post shared by Mua / Public Speaker (@thebrittanymclean) on Jul 5, 2020 at 8:13pm PDT   The video was shared across multiple social media accounts prompting the...

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San Diego #GirlDad Enlists The Help of His Mother To Learn How To Braid Daughter’s Hair In Viral Video

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San Diego #GirlDad Enlists The Help of His Mother To Learn How To Braid Daughter’s Hair In Viral Video

This is adorable! A San Diego father has gone viral in a video where he learns how to cornrow his daughter’s hair with the help of his mother.  According to Fox 5 DC, 27-year-old Jamir Grisby had been wanting to learn to braid his daughter’s hair for some time now. Grisby said he really just wanted to be able to help his wife out who primarily takes care of Amirah’s hair. So he enlisted the help of his mother Tonnette.  “I’ve learned how to put her hair in a ponytail, brush and wash it. But braiding is the hardest thing!,”...

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This Three Years Old's Big Chop Reveal Is The Confidence We All Need

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This Three Years Old's Big Chop Reveal Is The Confidence We All Need

Her name is Ntandokazi Matikane and she is Black girl magic. The 3-year-old recently went viral on Twitter after her mother shared a video of her big chop reveal.  According to her mother, Makhotso Matikane, about a month and a half ago she developed an infection on her scalp from getting sand in her hair. After trying to treat it with topical creams the doctor recommended the cut to manage it. Y’all better act surprised!!! pic.twitter.com/SW0Anmdjqr— Ma ka Ta-Da (@Makh0tso) July 8, 2020 “The rest of the family was very anxious about how she would feel after it cause she's...

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U.S. Coast Guard Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday in New Orleans

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U.S. Coast Guard Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday in New Orleans

He has really seen it all! A United States Coast Guard veteran recently celebrated his 100th birthday in New Orleans, Fox 5 DC reports.  Andy Washington was a member of the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) from 1942 until 1946, having served in World War II. On June 27th, Washington celebrated his 100th birthday, with a full on parade, second line band, tributes from USCG officials and surrounded by family and friends, all wearing shirts emblazoned with “Andy’s 100th Birthday” on it. The centenarian watched it all from his front yard seated on his black and gold throne.  Captain Michael Paradise,...

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