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THIGH GAP: NEW TREND OR DANDEROUS TEENAGE GIRL IMAGE OBSESSION?

The “Thigh Gap” is the new teen body obsession that is driving teenage girls crazy. A Thigh gap is the space between a girls thighs when she is standing up straight and her knees are touching. ABC’s Good Morning America sat down with for teenage girls who further explain the image craze.

As ABC reports: “Emily Rozansky told Chang that, for many teens, the thigh gap symbolized “the ideal body shape.”

Social Networking sites such as Tumblr, Facebook and Twitter all have pages dedicated to this topic. Showcasing beautiful women and girls who show off their beloved Thigh Gap to the world. Sounds to me like it’s just a bunch a women who can use an extra chicken wing or a burger no? Ehhh I like em’ a little thick anyway! ABC goes further to state that “According to teen psychologist Barbara Greenberg, statistics show that 80 percent of girls dislike their bodies by the time they are 17 years old. That, combined with a tendency to overshare, makes teen girls vulnerable to even the most subtle messages.”

America tends to spend way much attention on what the “ideal body” should look like, it’s everywhere! on TV, the Internet, billboards.. you name it! These young girls don’t need these kinds of distractions when there’s so much more to life than thigh gaps! What do you think about this new trend?

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*PARENTS OF THE WEEK* LONG ISLAND COUPLE CHARGED AFTER UNDERAGE DRINKING REPORTED IN HOME

Sayville, NY- Two parents are out on bail after Police say underage drinking took place at their home on Saturday night. Police say about 25 teens were partying at a separate apartment on the property, the fun night of beer drinking games and shots came to a halt after a 16 year old girl got alcohol poisoning and had to have her stomach pumped.

CBS reports:

“The Butler’s 16-year-old daughter had invited friends over following a banquet at St. Anthony’s High School in Melville, but additional guests showed up to the party, police said.

The Butlers, both 54, were arrested and charged with endangering the welfare of a child and were released on bail.

They are due in court at a later date, police said.”

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TOO SHORT SPEAKS ON RUNNING FROM THE COPS

DJ WHOO KID SPEAKS LIVE ON THE RADIO WITH TOO SHORT ABOUT HIS RECENT INCIDENT WITH THE COPS!

“MAN IF I HAD HIT THAT CORNER, YALL WOULD’VE SEEN A DIFFERENT TOO SHORT” TOO SHORT EXPLAINS IN THE INTERVIEW. WE WERE ROOTING FOR YOU MAN!

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BROOKLYN WE GO HARD! MTV VMA’S ARE COMING TO THE BARCLAYS!

Unless you live under a rock somewhere, you might have heard by now that MTV is bringing it’s start-studded annual show to the Barclays Center! And if you REALLY have been out of the loop it’s right in the heart of Brooklyn, N.Y.! On Monday 3/5 The Moonman was spotted leaving on the LAX and arriving at JFK around noon. It was then he hopped a cab to times square, caught the D- train to his final stop for the day; The Barclays Center.

Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz states:

“From hip-hop to hipsters, Jay- Z to MGMT, Brooklyn musicians have a long history of dominating the ‘spotlight’ on MTV. Brooklyn is a cultural Mecca — the hippest, coolest place for young people across the country, and has played a crucial role in the careers of some of 2013’s biggest bands, like Fun. and the Lumineers,”

The 2013 MTV VMA’s will take place on Sunday August 25th, what do you think about this famous Award show coming to Brooklyn?

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LIL WAYNE AMERICA’S MOST WANTED TOUR DATES!

Last week Weezy announced that he will be going on tour this July with T.I. Future.  This 40 city tour is sponsored by Mountain Dew. Following up the tour is his European Tour with Mac Miller & 2 Chainz. Glad to see Weezy is full steam ahead! Check out the dates below:

7/09/13 – BIRMINGHAM, AL – OAK MOUNTAIN AMPHITHEATRE
7/10/13 – NASHVILLE, TN – BRIDGESTONE ARENA
7/12/13 – ATLANTA, GA – LAKEWOOD AMPHITHEATRE
7/13/13 – TAMPA, FL – LIVE NATION AMPHITHEATRE
7/14/13 – WEST PALM BEACH, FL – CRUZAN AMPHITHEATRE
7/16/13 – PITTSBURGH, PA – FIRST NIAGRA PAVILION
7/17/13 – BALTIMORE, MD – 1ST MARINER ARENA
7/19/13 – WANTAGH, NY – JONES BEACH
7/20/13 – PHILADELPHIA, PA – SUSQUEHANNA BANK CENTER
7/21/13 – SCRANTON, PA – TOYOTA PAVILION
7/23/13 – BANGOR, ME – BANGOR AMPHITHEATRE
7/24/13 – HOLMDEL, NJ – PNC BANK ARTS CENTER
7/26/13 – CHARLOTTE, NC – VERIZON WIRELESS AMPHITHEATRE
7/27/13 – RALEIGH, NC – TIME WARNER PAVILION
7/28/13 – VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – FARM BUREAU LIVE
7/30/13 – BUFFALO, NY – DARIEN LAKE PAC
7/31/13 – HARTFORD, CT – COMCAST THEATRE
8/02/13 – WASHINGTON, DC – VERIZON CENTER
8/03/13 – SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – SPAC
8/04/13 – BOSTON, MA – COMCAST THEATRE
8/06/13 – CINCINNATI, OH – RIVERBEND MUSIC PAVILION
8/07/13 – CLEVELAND, OH – KLIPSCH AMPHITHEATRE
8/09/13 – DETROIT, MI – JOE LOUIS ARENA
8/10/13 – CHICAGO, IL – FIRST MIDWEST BANK AMPHITHEATRE
8/11/13 – ST. LOUIS, MO – VERIZON WIRELESS AMPHITHEATRE
8/13/13 – INDIANAPOLIS, IN – KLIPSCH AMPHITHEATRE
8/14/13 – MEMPHIS, TN – FedEx FORUM
8/16/13 – DALLAS, TX – GEXA PAVILION
8/17/13 – AUSTIN, TX – AUSTIN 360 AMPHITHEATRE
8/18/13 – HOUSTON, TX – CWM PAVILION
8/20/13 – OMAHA, NE – QWEST CENTER
8/21/13 – OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – CHESAPEAKE ENERGY CENTER
8/23/13 – DENVER, CO – FIDDLER’S GREEN
8/24/13 – ALBUQUERQUE, NM – ISLETA AMPHITHEATRE
8/25/13 – PHOENIX, AZ – DESERT SKY PAVILION
8/27/13 – SAN DIEGO, CA – SLEEP TRAIN ARENA
8/28/13 – SACRAMENTO, CA – SLEEP TRAIN ARENA
8/30/13 – OAKLAND, CA – SLEEP TRAIN ARENA
8/31/13 – LAS VEGAS, NV – ARENA
9/01/13 – IRVINE, CA – VERIZON WIRELESS AMPHITHEATRE