• Mary Doyle Keefe: Model for Rockwell’s Rosie the Riveter Painting Dies

    FILE - In this May 22, 2002 file photo, Mary Doyle Keefe poses at her home in Nashua, N.H., with the May 29, 1943, cover of the Saturday Evening Post for which she had modeled as "Rosie the Riveter" in a Norman Rockwell painting. Keefe died Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Simsbury, Conn., after a [...]
  • Bomba: Afro-Puerto Rican Rhythms

    Bomba is one of the traditional musical styles of Puerto Rico. It is the mixture of the three different cultures of the Island, the Spanish, African and Taino cultures. The base rhythm is played by two or more drums. While bomba can be used as the generic name for a number of rhythms, its real [...]
  • Way Before Kim Kardashian’s Butt Broke the Internet, There Was Iris Chacon

      Written by Andrew S. Vargas November 20, 2014 - SOURCE It seems 2014 will go down in history as the year mainstream American society discovered a long-held secret of the Latin community: nalgas. Sure, since the days of J-Lo there has been a brewing interest in the mysterious, exotic attractions of the trasero, but now with [...]