Mash-Up RoundUp: Tell Us Your Race & We’ll Tell You About Your Earwax
The week of March 21, 2014 was: Springtime! Allergies for All! Happy Holi-Purim-St.Patrick’s-Benito Juarez Day-Nowruz! This week marks us getting really pumped for the World Cup this summer.
Mash-Ups in the News:
If you can’t get to Rio in June, you may want to head to Queens on June 14 for Colombia v. Greece. 37% of New York residents are foreign-born & that makes it one of the best places to cheer on your team(s).
via Roads and Kingdoms
The scientist in the study has been studying B.O. for 40 years. Thank god someone is. Plus, based on my earwax I might be African. Get Skip Gates on the phone!
Part of being a Mash-Up is surprising people and defying expectations.
There were 3200 children’s books published in 2013. 93 of them were about black people. We hope for more books (for our bibliophiliac future kids) that reflect the Mash-Up-ness that we live. Thank god for Doc McStuffins!
Bonus: We made a list of rad books and gifts for Mash-Up kids Here.
This woman adopted a kid & then gave him away 8 months later. We try to empathize, but when she says “having a multicultural family was magical…for about two weeks”, we were like, or try OUR WHOLE LIVES.
An antidote Here.