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Emily O’Hara Ratajkowski (born June 7, 1991) is a model and actress. She rose to prominence after her controversial performance in Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” music video.
Emily Ratajkowski was born in Westminster, London, England to a Polish father and Israeli mother, who is an English professor and writer, whom Ratajkowski describes as a “feminist and intellectual”. Her father is a painter and art teacher. She was raised in Encinitas, California. She lived in and travelled to many parts of Europe at a young age and spent much of her childhood in Bantry, Ireland, and Mallorca, Spain.
Ratajkowski was signed by Ford Models at age 14; she continued to attend high school in San Diego, California at San Dieguito Academy, while she modelled and acted in Los Angeles. She attended University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) for one year as a fine arts major, then decided to pursue her career in modelling full-time.
Via: NBC News
Fast-food giant McDonald’s has committed another employee advice blunder, listing pricey suggestions for tipping au pairs, personal fitness trainers and pool cleaners on its worker resource website.
This advice comes as fast-food workers from 100 cities across the nation push for $15-an-hour pay, a far cry from the wages most earn, in a mass strike on Thursday.
The tipping guide from etiquette maven Emily Post on McDonald’s website lists several high-ticket suggestions for givers during the holiday season, including “a gift from your family (or ONE WEEK’s PAY), plus a small gift from your child” for an au pair, “one day’s pay” for a housekeeper and “cost of one cleaning” for a pool cleaner.
The site also lists suggestions for dog walkers, massage therapists and personal fitness trainers.
In an email to CNBC, McDonald’s spokeswoman Lisa McComb (SeePhoto) said: “This is content provided by a third-party partner and quotes from one of the best-known etiquette gurus, Emily Post. We continue to review the resource and will ask the vendor to make changes as needed.”
The tone-deaf advice is the latest is a series of gaffes surrounding its employee resource site.
Last month, McDonald’s suggested employees get out of holiday season debt by returning unopened purchases.
Earlier, it published a budget guide that included no money for heat and $20 a month for health care.
Via: Huffington Post
During an appearance on Fox News Thursday night, former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) discussed the death of Nelson Mandela, saying the former South African president fought “great injustice” just like Republicans who are battling OBAMACARE.
“Nelson Mandela stood up against a great injustice and was willing to pay a huge price for that. That’s the reason he’s mourned today, because of that struggle that he performed,” Santorum said. “But you’re right, I mean, what he was advocating for was not necessarily the right answer, but he was fighting against some great injustice, and I would make the argument that we have a great injustice going on right now in this country with an ever-increasing size of government that is taking over and controlling people’s lives, and Obamacare is front and center in that.”
The statement, pointed out by Slate’s Dave Weigel in a tweet Friday morning, came after Fox News host Bill O’Reilly claimed Mandela “was a great man, but he was a COMMUNIST.”
And Frothy didn’t add, “Yeah, and a NAZI too!”
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