Posts tagged "cuba"

Beyonce Defends Her And Jay-Z’s Trip To Cuba

Remember when Beyonce and Jay-Z went to Cuba for their fifth wedding anniversary and everyone got all up in arms about? Well, even though the United States has for decades upheld laws that basically tell…

Celebuzz | May 6, 2013 - 1:50 pm

Stacey Dash Steps On Her Soapbox Again & Claims Beyonce And Jay-Z Fund Communism

Beyonce and Jay-Z’s trip to Cuba is bothering the insanely gorgeous Stacey Dash. The former “Single Ladies” actress hopped on Twitter to let the most powerful couple in music know that they’re…

Hello Beautiful | April 10, 2013 - 6:40 pm

Beyonce & Jay-Z Celebrate Their 5th Anniversary In Cuba

Another day, another reason to be completely jealous of Beyonce and Jay-Z. I have always wanted to go to Cuba, but I’m totally paranoid about going because technically you’re not…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 5, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Cuba’s Plus-Size Dance Troupe Is Breaking Stereotypes, Opening Minds

Cuban dancer and choreographer Juan Miguel Mas used to belong to a traditional dance troupe, but he rarely made it on stage because of his weight. “I created a character…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 27, 2012 - 9:20 am

Swimmer Diana Nyad Abandons 103-Mile Swim From Cuba To Florida

Diana Nyad, an endurance swimmer who attempted to swim the 103 miles between Cuba and Florida without a shark tank, abandoned her goal on Tuesday morning. Nyad began her swim…

Jessica Wakeman | August 9, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: Cuba Wants Ladies To Start Smoking Cigars

In response to cigar sales lagging, Cuba is trying to interest women smokers in “the Julieta,” a milder version of its “Romeo y Julieta” cigar. The marketing director for…

Jessica Wakeman | February 23, 2010 - 9:30 pm

Woo Hoo! Americans Can Visit Relatives In Cuba. Will The Rest Of Us Be Able To Go Soon?

For 40 years, Americans have been banned from traveling to Cuba. But this week, Barack Obama eased travel restrictions for people with relatives in the communist country. Raul Castro, who…

Alex Leo | April 19, 2009 - 6:00 pm

No Gay Pride In Cuba

The first gay pride parade was supposed to take place in Cuba yesterday, but just minutes before the unofficial march was set to begin, two of its organizers were detained.

Catherine Strawn | June 26, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Thursday Quickies!

The C-String freaks us the hell out. [Boinkology]
Well this is a change. Cuba is now offering free sex changes! [MSNBC]
Brilliant! A Ting Tings/Estelle mash-up! [Popbytes]
Do men or…

The Frisky | June 19, 2008 - 9:00 pm