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The Price of Blackness

Lanre Akinsiku —

sesamestreet:

We mourn the loss of our friend Robin Williams, who always made us laugh and smile.

sesamestreet:

We mourn the loss of our friend Robin Williams, who always made us laugh and smile.

brightwalldarkroom:

What will your verse be?

(Dead Poets Society, 1989)

"Life Is Itself a Game of Football" - Literary Quotes For The World Cup Final - BOOK RIOT

I can’t resist… #becausefutbol #forgiveme

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Taking my universally acknowledged right to embarrass my little sis very seriously right now. Because, hey, it isn’t every day a girl becomes a lawyer… #goodmorningcounselor #sorrynotsorry

Taking my universally acknowledged right to embarrass my little sis very seriously right now. Because, hey, it isn’t every day a girl becomes a lawyer… #goodmorningcounselor #sorrynotsorry

Sometimes I’m overwhelmed by how much I love my sibs. Then, at moments like this, I’m reminded it isn’t really because we’re related; it’s because they are just unreasonably spectacular people. So happy to rep Kamran and Omar Choudary as we celebrate our brilliant, beautiful, tenacious, inspired, and oh-so-newly minted… Elizabeth Hira, Esq.! #speechlesssister #thanksmom

Sometimes I’m overwhelmed by how much I love my sibs. Then, at moments like this, I’m reminded it isn’t really because we’re related; it’s because they are just unreasonably spectacular people. So happy to rep Kamran and Omar Choudary as we celebrate our brilliant, beautiful, tenacious, inspired, and oh-so-newly minted… Elizabeth Hira, Esq.! #speechlesssister #thanksmom

So honored to be with you today, @RavenscroftNC — it’s moments like these that make me love what I do. #youngminds (at Ravenscroft School)

So honored to be with you today, @RavenscroftNC — it’s moments like these that make me love what I do. #youngminds (at Ravenscroft School)

Can I #tbt a week? Because that was my happy place—@johnlegend, @MLTOrg's 10th, Bridge Over Troubled Water. #bliss

Can I  a week? Because that was my happy place—'s 10th, Bridge Over Troubled Water. 

Because now she’s graduated all #4kids from college, it’s our incredible, encouraging, scary smart (and sometimes a little scary!) single mom who really deserves the parade… #nofilter #wonderwoman

Because now she’s graduated all #4kids from college, it’s our incredible, encouraging, scary smart (and sometimes a little scary!) single mom who really deserves the parade… #nofilter #wonderwoman

So proud of our #RITgrad, Kamran, who’s been taking big steps forward since he was just a little bear… #lovelovelove

So proud of our , Kamran, who’s been taking big steps forward since he was just a little bear…