South Florida Teenager Tackles Difficult Issue Of Transgender

Originally posted on CBS Miami:

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A new book that tackles the topic of transgender children is co-authored by a teenager from South Florida who has first-hand experience with the often misunderstood issue.

“I wanted everyone to look at me and say wow what a beautiful little girl,” said Jazz Jennings.

At a first look, Jazz appears to be like many 13-year-old girls.

Watch Irika Sargent’s report, click here.

Her room is filled with pink and purple accents and mermaids, but pictures of her lining the stairs reveal a more complicated past as a boy.

“That was the age when I felt like I was different and I knew that something was going on,” Jazz said.

Jazz’s parents quickly noticed a difference in their child too.  Although physically and genetically born a male, Jazz would always pull dresses, high heels and dolls from the closets.

Jazz insisted he was a girl at two-years-old.

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NYPD Officer Notices Woman Choking While Driving, Saves Her Life

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NYPD Officer Gregory Zakoscielny?s razor-sharp observation saved the life an unnamed 49-year-old woman who was choking behind the wheel of her car on the Bronx River Parkway Wednesday afternoon.

The female motorist, traveling in a 2014 Ford Taurus,  was choking on a throat lozenge when she passed by Zakoscielny?s patrol car.

He pulled her over and when she stopped, hazard lights flashing, he approached her.

?Step out, step out of the car,? Zakoscielny says to the woman as the entire incident is captured on his dash cam. ?Are you choking? You choking??

He then instructs her to put her hands on her chest and he performs the Heimlich maneuver. which dislodged the lozenge. The woman stood beside the car in relief, but Zakoscielny instructed her to sit down while he called an ambulance.

The 1:47 minute video has since gone viral.

The NYPD posted the dramatic rescue to their Facebook page where commenters identifying as medical professionals…

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That Was Quick: Erica Mena Reveals Engagement To Bow Wow [VIDEO]

Originally posted on HelloBeautiful:

Shad Moss (aka Bow Wow) is ready to settle down, and it looks like he’s chosen Erica Mena as his bride-to-be!

Well, this should make the next season of “Love & Hip Hop” a little more interesting. The VH1 reality star spilled a few cups of tea while walking the red carpet at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards on Saturday when she ran into ThisIs50.com.

A reporter wanted to know what she’s been up to since last time the public’s seen her, and she’s been keeping busy! The volatile model shared that she’s picked up an extra gig and she let everyone know when they can expect season 5 of “LHH” to begin.

“We got ’106 & Park;’ I’m on it now,” she said before jumping right into an update on her reality show. “’Love & Hip Hop,’ we come back in November.”

MUST READ: L&HH RECAP: Peter…

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Eric ‘The Actor’ Lynch: Howard Stern Wack Packer Dies At 39

Originally posted on Hollywood Life:

So sad. Eric ‘The Actor’ Lynch died on Sept. 20. ‘The Howard Stern Show’ wack packer passed away at just 39.

Eric “The Actor” Lynch, 39, has sadly passed away. Howard Stern’s, 60, wack packer died on Sept. 20 in a Sacramento hospital. The radio personality’s death was confirmed by his manager, Johnny Fratto. Eric will be missed.

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Video Alert: Elvis Presley BLVD by Rick Ross (featuring Project Pat)

Originally posted on music X infinity:

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Rick Ross celebrates getting a key to the city of Memphis with his latest video Elvis Presley BLVD! Featuring Project Pat, the two rappers are shown rolling through the city, as sequences of robbers and police chases are intertwined. Even Elvis Presley, the impersonator, makes an appearance, along with topless girls and of course a topless Rick Ross. Elvis Presley BLVD is the first single from Ross’ upcoming album, Hood Billionaire!

Related: Rick Ross’ Mastermind Album Review!

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