The Tea with Riley

There’s One Big Catch With Gap’s New Ad Celebrating Diversity


A new Gap campaign directed by British Vogue's editor in chief is being praised for its diverse cast of characters, including big names like Christy Brinkley and Wiz Khalifa but there's a catch...

Do you notice anything in particular about the group of happy people chosen to “embody American culture today" ?


There are in fact several levels of diversity in the ad including  gay models and older men...but not really any representation of plus size models. The interwebs are not happy about it.

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Pokémon Go will host real-life events to celebrate its anniversary


Pokemon Go has officially been around for a year and to celebrate the occasion they are planning a number of in-game and in-person events. Players can take part in the first in-person event in July: Pokemon Go Fest is scheduled for July 22nd, 2017. Tickets for the event will go on sale on June 19th. There are other events planned for Europe between July and September, too, while Japan will get an event called “Pikachu Outbreak” in Yokohama in August. 

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Dads Taking Makeup Classes For Their Daughters

Blushington Beauty Bar in New York City offers a 90-minute class that teaches dads how to apply age-appropriate make up for their daughters. The class costs $50 and pairs a dad with a makeup artist for three lessons, lip preparation, skin care and makeup application. Daughters enjoy virgin cocktails as they are getting their face put on and also get a chance to bond with their daddies. TOO CUTE.

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Curatio wants to be Tinder plus Facebook for health and disease communities


I would imagine that going through  traumatic health crisis or living with a chronic illness can be very isolating experience. Thats why this app is awesome. 

Curatio is trying to solve both those problems. The social app promises to be a combination of Tinder and Facebook for health.  Since health information is involved, privacy is key. Anything you share only goes to people you've approved to see it. And you can't be totally anonymous, but you don't have to use your real identity. 

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Something pretty shady happens when you Google the ginger emoji


Apparently Google has a sense of humor. If you're an iPhone user with Gboard enabled on your keyboard, something pretty unusual happens when you emoji search the word "ginger." Google's Gboard presents you with a bunch of middle finger emoji. Hahahahah!

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