Three Kings Day, also known as El Dia de los Reyes in Spanish and Epiphany in other countries, is a long held Latin American tradition. It celebrates the gospel account relating to the visit of the three magi – or in this case kings – to the baby Jesus. According to Latin culture, January 6th saw three different men visiting Jesus – Melchor (representing Europe), Gaspar (representing Arabia) and Balthazar (representing Africa).
The first is believed to have arrived by horse, the second by camel, and the third by elephant and they brought gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh respectively.
Yes, the latest social media phenomenon is this one: “Bird Box” selfies!
These pics are showing up outside the house used in the great new Netflix horror hit!
Sandra Bullock stars as a woman who must lead a pair of children through a forest and river blindfolded! Why? Because a mysterious force makes people commit suicide when they see it. Trevante Rhodes, Jacki Weaver, Rosa Salazar, Danielle Macdonald, Lil Rel Howery, Tom Hollander, BD Wong, Sarah Paulson, Colson Baker, and John Malkovich also star – a great cast holed up in a house that is now a social media star!
Here is the trailer to “Bird Box”:
The success of the film has led to a Southern California “selfie” phenomenon!
As ABC7 reports:
“Rabid fandom for Netflix’s smash horror hit “Bird Box” has inspired a new online challenge: People wearing…
Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is responding to people who criticized an old video of her dancing – by posting a new video of her dancing. “I hear the GOP thinks women dancing are scandalous. Wait till they find out Congresswomen dance too! Have a great weekend everyone,” she tweeted, with a video of her dancing outside her new office on Capitol Hill.
… except REPUBLICANS!!
What are conservatives outraged at today? Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez did the ‘Breakfast Club’ dance once in college.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (born October 13, 1989) is an American politician and educator. A member of the Democratic Party, she is the U.S. Representative for New York’s 14th congressional district, since January 3, 2019.
On June 26, 2018, Ocasio-Cortez won the Democratic Party’s primary election in New York’s 14th congressional district covering parts of the Bronx and Queens in New York City, defeating the incumbent Congressman, Democratic Caucus Chair Joe Crowley, in the biggest upset victory in the 2018 midterm election primaries. Ocasio-Cortez is a member of the Democratic Socialists of America.
Before running for Congress, Ocasio-Cortez was an educator and community organizer working in the Bronx, serving as Educational Director of the 2017 Northeast Collegiate World Series for the National Hispanic Institute. At the age of 29, she is the youngest woman to serve in Congress in the history of the United States.