“Hand in Hand” benefit concert, Hurricane Harvey telethon — live

If you can pick *one* person to talk on the phone with at #HandInHand, who would it be?  ☎️

  • CBS joins several other networks for a telethon fundraiser to benefit victims of Hurricane Harvey in a one-hour special, called “Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief.”
  • Tuesday night’s “Hand in Hand” broadcast featured CBS News’ Norah O’Donnell who was in Houston covering Harvey in its immediate aftermath.
  • Proceeds from the telethon will benefit several charities including United Way of Greater Houston, Habitat for Humanity, Save the Children, Direct Relief, Feeding Texas and The Mayor’s Fund for Hurricane Harvey Relief (administered by the Greater Houston Community Fund).
  • Rachael Ray announced she’s donating $1 million to help with animal rescue efforts in wake of Hurricane Harvey.
  • Celebrities described the widespread devastation that struck Texas and showed a picture of rescuers who formed a human chain during one Harvey rescue.

Celebrities from across the entertainment world help raise funds to benefit several charities for Hurricane Harvey relief
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Kendrick Lamar’s Ode To Stretch Marks Is Great. The Reactions Are Even Better.

Twitter is losing it over Kendrick Lamar's ode to stretch marks

  • But while the video itself caused a commotion, some of its lyrics had followers even more excited. 
    Lamar, who’s been cheered for praising women in song, prompted a massive pop culture moment with his celebration of natural beauty and stretch marks over airbrushed perfection: 
    I’m so fucking sick and tired of the PhotoshopShow me something natural like afro on Richard PryorShow me something natural like ass with some stretch marks.
  • (@zza__) March 31, 2017

    the body positive images in Kendrick new video tho #behumble #KingKendrick— the myth (@ThatsJeanDeaux) March 30, 2017

    So stretch marks in for the ’17 @kendricklamar ?!

  • pic.twitter.com/4bbZLJfP3l— roseanne bars (@rose_ettastone) March 30, 2017

    Kendrick Lamar requests that his girl has stretch marks in his new song and I genuinely feel quite moved— Darcy (@darcykdixon) March 30, 2017

    @kendricklamar got me considering wearing my stretch marks out at work today!

  • Ayyyye “Be Humble” Kendrick Lamar— MrsKTPerry ✊🏾 (@MrsKTPerry) March 31, 2017

    Kendrick Lamar changed the GAME talking about stretch marks in HUMBLE.

  • — Kayleigh (@Missy_Kayleigh) March 31, 2017

    Didn’t realize how much I wanted to see an ass like mine represented until I saw that ass w/ stretch marks in Kendrick’s video #Humble 🙌🏾😭— Bob The Drag Queen (@suzie_melonz) March 30, 2017

“I genuinely feel quite moved.”
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