Tooth gems are trending — here’s why they’re not a trend – Yahoo! Voices

Some are saying a throwback trend is making a “comeback,” while others say it never was a fad to begin with. Tooth gems, caps and grills were all the rage in the late 1990s and early 2000s. In the Y2K era, the teeth adornments were popularized by the hip-hop community. During the 1970s, New York City’s West Indian immigrants introduced grills and caps into the culture, . which eventually made them staples in the Black community. The beauty industry is eager to capitalize on the trend now that white celebrities like Hailey Bieber have jumped on board. But in the U.S. Black and Brown people have long been stigmatized for their teeth accessories
A three-to-four year prison sentence is appropriate for a Florida businessman who facilitated illegal foreign campaign contributions after helping Rudy Giuliani seek damaging information on Joe Biden in Ukraine, prosecutors said Friday after defense lawyers urged their client be spared from a prison term. Prosecutors said in advance of the Jan. 21 sentencing of Igor Fruman, 55, that his admission that he solicited a million dollars in illegal foreign contributions to American political candidates warranted a sentence consistent with federal sentencing guidelines.
A column chronicling conversations and events on the awards circuit. This week interviews with Amy Pascal, Daniel Craig, and Cary Joji Fukunaga on finding elusive Oscar love for the two buzziest blockbusters of the year, plus why Oscar screenplay front runners aren’t eligible for the WGA awards, and why March is becoming the equivalent of […]
Oklahoma State plays host to No. 9 Iowa State at 1 p.m. Saturday at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater
Several Southern states have declared states of emergency as snow targets the East Coast this weekend. The storm first hits the Midwest Friday night into Saturday. Roads will be dangerous in southern Minnesota and Iowa, where up to 10 inches of snow and gusty winds could cause whiteout conditions.
Two Ohio siblings were charged with felony theft after they arranged to cut down a tree estimated to be over 250 years old that was located on city property,
medical leverage, a communications company (ml) is pleased to announce the promotion of Justin Reed to VP of Finance, Alexandra Rivers to HR and Training Manager, and Janeanne Josephson to Associate Marketing Manager. These changes drive the company's mission to meet the challenges of today's unique market. With the additional hiring of several project managers to the team, ml is positioning itself well for growth in 2022.
Thomas McGaughey, 48, has been with the Giants since 2018 in his second stint with the club (he was the team’s assistant special teams coordinator from 2007-10).
The White House announced on Friday the release of $5.3 billion for the repair and construction of bridges, the first installment of the $27 billion provided for such work in the bipartisan infrastructure package President Joe Biden signed into law two months ago. Speaking at the White House, Biden highlighted one of his most significant legislative accomplishments so far at a time when other major portions of his agenda seem to have stalled out. “My bipartisan infrastructure law includes the la
Hackers who defaced and interrupted access to numerous Ukrainian government websites on Friday could be setting the stage for more serious cyberattacks that would disrupt the lives of ordinary Ukrainians, experts said. "As tensions grow, we can expect more aggressive cyber activity in Ukraine and potentially elsewhere," said John Hultquist, an intelligence analyst at U.S. cybersecurity company Mandiant, possibly including "destructive attacks that target critical infrastructure." Friday's attack on Ukrainian websites included a warning to "be afraid and expect the worst", at a time when Russia has amassed about 100,000 troops near Ukraine, raising fears in the West that it is considering an invasion.
Either the Raiders or Bengals will win a playoff game on Saturday, and that will be news in itself. Postseason success has been elusive for both teams for a generation. The frustration for one will end Saturday when they meet for an opening-round playoff game in Cincinnati.
Here is what the fundamentals and technical analysis say about buying JD stock. The China e-commerce company has partnerships with Walmart, Tencent and Google-owner Alphabet.
Cogeco Inc. ("Cogeco") (TSX: CGO) is pleased to announce that each of the nominees as directors for Cogeco listed in the Corporation's Information Circular dated November 16, 2021 was elected as director of Cogeco during its Annual and Special Shareholders' Meeting held virtually on January 14, 2022 (the "Meeting").
The Wildcats earned their first league win last week and have the chance to put together a run
It is a pity that President Biden doesn’t know Isidro. Perhaps if he had the opportunity to talk with this Guatemalan worker who lives in San Cristóbal-Verapaz, it would change his perception of how to solve the problem of mass immigration to the United States from Central America.
White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Friday claimed President Biden was not comparing opponents of Democrats' voting bill to racists and segregationists as "humans."
A federal judge in Tallahassee slammed a lawyer for the University of Florida for bringing up "new" information in the suit late in proceedings.
Rating Action: Moody's upgrades ratings on two classes of CLO notes issued by JMP Credit Advisors CLO IV Ltd.Global Credit Research – 14 Jan 2022$81 million of notes affectedNew York, January 14, 2022 — Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has upgraded the ratings on the following notes issued by JMP Credit Advisors CLO IV Ltd.:U.S.$54,000,000 Class B Senior Secured Floating Rate Notes due 2029 (the "Class B Notes"), Upgraded to Aa1 (sf); previously on August 8, 2019 Affirmed Aa2 (sf)U.S.$27,000,000 Class C Mezzanine Secured Deferrable Floating Rate Notes due 2029 (the "Class C Notes"), Upgraded to A1 (sf); previously on August 31, 2020 Confirmed at A2 (sf)JMP Credit Advisors CLO IV Ltd., originally issued in June 2017 and partially refinanced in August 2019, is a managed cashflow CLO. Exceptions to this approach exist for the following disclosures, if applicable to jurisdiction: Ancillary Services, Disclosure to rated entity, Disclosure from rated entity.The ratings have been disclosed to the rated entity or its designated agent(s) and issued with no amendment resulting from that disclosure.These ratings are solicited.
Whether the resident food lover in your life is a cookbook collector, a restaurant lover, or a DIY expert searching for the best tools and gadgets to perfect their culinary creations, today's gift offerings bring more than ever to the table for the foodies and eaters of the world. Never sip cold coffee again, with this temperature control mug that lets you dial in your optimal drink temperature on your phone and then holds your sip of choice at precisely that temp for up to an hour and a half. Turn your grandma's old recipe cards into a heartfelt gift this season, with these personalized recipe towels printed in her own handwriting.
Transcripts released by the Federal Reserve on Friday revealed the extent of officials’ 2016 debate over how fast to move up interest rates after lifting them from near zero at the end of the previous year. The Fed ended up raising its benchmark interest rate just once in 2016, in December, weeks after won the presidential election. Hundreds of pages of transcripts of eight policy meetings in 2016, made public by the central bank after a traditional five-year lag, provide the most complete view of decision-making at the dawn of a transition to “normalizing” policy.