Mama June Shannon may just need to change her name to Hot Mama June. After undergoing weight loss surgery, the matriarch of the Here Comes Honey Boo Boo family will reveal her new body on the reality TV screen in WE tv’s new docu-dramedy Mama June: From Not to Hot. But first, her daughters Alana (known better to fans as “Honey Boo Boo”) and Lauryn (AKA “Pumpkin”) stopped by Entertainment Tonight to explain how their mother went from 460 lbs. to a size 4. “She had gastric sleeve back in May of 2015, and then she slowly started losing weight, and the reason she got the gastric sleeve was because she hit a plateau - she couldn’t lose any weight,” Pumpkin explained of her mom’s surgery to make her stomach smaller.
Foam body armor? Even armor-piercing bullets cannot get through this foam. And the foam doesn’t just stop bullets. It destroys them…this foam decimates bullets into dust. North Carolina State University Professor Afsaneh Rabiei led the team that created the amazing foam. This is not ordinary foam like the kind used for shaving, for example. This is a special type of foam called composite metal foams, or CMF. The military and law enforcement could use this kind of foam for advanced, ultra light body armor to protect personnel. And this research team has other foams up its sleeve that have the potential to keep military and first responders safe from radiation and extreme heat too. BULLET V. FOAM
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Sears Holdings laid off about 130 corporate employees Thursday, part of a restructuring plan aimed at cutting at least $1 billion in costs this year. The 130 employees worked in various roles at Sears' corporate offices, mostly in its Hoffman Estates headquarters, Sears spokesman Chris Brathwaite said. Sears Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert, in a letter to employees, said the job cuts were needed to "create a more nimble operating structure capable of driving the company's strategic transformation forward." Other steps in the restructuring are still being planned, Lampert said in the letter. "We need to continue to take action to adapt to the new realities of the retail industry and become more
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As a “heartbroken” Sean Hannity mourns the death of his longtime friend and Fox News sparring partner Alan Colmes, he also wants to celebrate the life and selfless spirit of the late political commentator. “ we first talked about it, you know, typical Alan style, his first statement to me was, ‘I don’t want my wife to worry or be upset,’ ” Hannity recalls. The former Hannity & Colmes co-hosts were more than just colleagues, they were great friends who were able to grow together.
Memphis-born, New York- based Photographer Freddie L. Rankin II began his series "The Mystique of Commonality" after a law passed in France banning Muslim women from wearing burqas and hijabs in public places. With a Pentax 35mm camera, Rankin captures the universal similarities of daily life. "We were waiting for the same trains, shopping at the same markets, and swimming at the same beaches," Rankin says in an email. "The Mystique of Commonality" touches on judgment, immigration, acceptance, and most importantly, humanity. From ELLE