How SMU Football’s NIL Ra’Sun helped Kazadi ‘grow as an artist’ – 71Bait

SMU Safety Ra’Sun Kazadi is a unique talent among college football players. You might see that he’s appeared in 10 games in the last two seasons and registered two tackles and say that’s a stretch, but it’s not. Ra – as he is often referred to by his teammates, friends and family – has talents … Read more

Paula Rego, whose art captured “the beautiful grotesque”, dies at the age of 87 – 71Bait

Placeholder when loading item promotions Drawing on myth, folk tales, and her own upbringing under a dictatorship in Portugal, artist Paula Rego created paintings and drawings that were mischievous, menacing, and psychologically complex. They had, she said, a sense of “the beautiful grotesque” and explored issues of female agency and identity through their disturbing depictions … Read more

San Francisco is reversing political course – 71Bait

The San Francisco School Board recently restored admissions policy at Lowell, the city’s most prestigious public high school, to the merit-based system it had used for more than a century. Thus ended a short-lived lottery instituted in the name of racial justice. The board also abandoned a campaign to remove “The Life of Washington,” a … Read more

Born to Dance – Catherine Knight: Visual Music Multimedia Artist | life in the valley – 71Bait

Some people prefer to dance romantically, cheek to cheek in the moonlight. Other, 21st century rock or hip hop, country line dancing, salsa or ballroom dancing. Baby boomers occasionally circulate their versions of the “funky chicken” at class reunions. Tribune-Star/Joseph C. Garza Drawn to the details: Artist Catherine Knight points out a detail in her … Read more

From 007 to “Dirty Dancing” – 71Bait

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Much like her favorite NFL team, Rita Carvalho didn’t expect quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to stay with the San Francisco 49ers so deep into the offseason. But for Carvalho, Garoppolo’s extended stay at the bay has turned a social media tribute into an affair of the heart. Love for Garoppolo. Love for … Read more

Technoblade’s father, YouTube Minecraft star, says his son has died – 71Bait

Technoblade, a YouTube personality who garnered a following of millions with his tongue-in-cheek comments on videos in which he plays Minecraft, has died, his father announced in a video posted to his son’s account. More than 11 million subscribers have made a habit of watching screen recordings of Technoblade’s Minecraft gameplay as he commented from … Read more