Miss Japan 2016 and why is it news?

Priyanka Yoshikawa, 22, was crowned as Miss Japan on Monday, October 3, 2016. She is a Tokyo native with an elephant trainers license and is the second woman of a multicultural background to be crowned as Miss Japan only a year after Ariana Miyamoto became the first multicultural woman to represent Miss Japan in the Miss Universe contest.

Kaepernick takes a Seat

For the past three preseason games San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sat during the national anthem. He did so to take a stance against the recent racial profiling shootings that are occurring in the United States of America. The quarterback is sitting during the national anthem until he feels like a change has been made to represent what the country should be standing for. Since making his stance public the Kaepernick has received a lot of backlash.

Yeezy Season 4

Kanye West debuted his latest collection of clothing entitled “Yeezy Season 4” September 7. The show featured the models sporting different but similar styled attire in the same military color palette that Kanye has been using in all of his apparel.