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Building the Vibe

May 11, 2012


VIDEO: Reggae Dancer Hanna Herbertson discusses her love for Dancehall and Deejaying Advertisements

Internet Romance Scams still Breaking Hearts and Wallets

March 19, 2012


Although online romance scams have been around since the dawn of the Internet, old tricks like wooing their victims with flowers and poetry or trying to gain their sympathy with stories of hardship or injury are still very much part of their routine today. “There are are many ways to run these scams as there […]

Dirty Dancing: New Forms but the Same Old Criticism

March 19, 2012


Dirty dancing has been around for centuries, but it’s constantly evolving taking new and more risqué forms. For many cultures, these dances are not considered “dirty” at all, just another way of having fun or a way to rebel against the older generation or a higher social class. Many cultural critics have taken offense to […]

Oktoberfest, German festival helps Harlem respond to changing tastes

September 29, 2011


Harlem is not the first word that comes to mind when one mentions Oktoberfest. But for Harlem businesses, the German festival is a creative way to establish Harlem as a hip, trendy neighborhood that is not only changing its demographics but also the way it does business. Unlike the 18 day beer festival in Germany, […]