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About Jasmine Allen

Jasmine Allen is a passionate freelance writer and multimedia journalist addicted to thrift shopping. Every now and then she enjoys indulging in cotton candy of all flavors! Follow her on Twitter: @ThriftThrive, Vimeo: http://vimeo.com/jasminerallen, IG: roseyjhearts
Zoe Saldana Considers Buying A New Pair of Breasts Zoe Saldana Considers Buying A New Pair of Breasts
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In an interview with Lucky magazine’s 2014 issue, 35-year-old Zoe Saldana mentions how she wouldn’t mind enhancing her chest. Saldana is already a stunning Latina actress admired on the big screen for her roles in action films like “Colombiana” and …

Mikhail Kalashnikov, Pioneer of AK-47 Dies at 94 Mikhail Kalashnikov, Pioneer of AK-47 Dies at 94

Russian gun designer Mikhail Kalashnikov died on Monday 23 at the age of 94. He was well known for his creation of the AK-47, which became one of the most abundant machine guns that has ever been used in combat …

Down Jackets Encourage Animal Cruelty Towards Birds Down Jackets Encourage Animal Cruelty Towards Birds
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Down jackets’ warmth and comfort are very popular during the winter and mainly for those who enjoy the outdoors during the colder season. What are down jackets you ask? Well, they consist of feathers plucked from the softest point on …

Trooper Cunniff Dies After Thruway Car Accident Trooper Cunniff Dies After Thruway Car Accident

New York state trooper David W. Cunniff passed away Tuesday after sustaining injuries from an interstate crash that happened late Monday night. Cunniff, 35, was rear ended by a tractor-trailer on exit 27 of I-90 after pulling over a vehicle …

Tennessee Road Rage: Man Charged with Attempted Murder Tennessee Road Rage: Man Charged with Attempted Murder
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The East Knoxville County sheriff has charged 61-year-old Rodney Lee Scott with attempted first-degree murder after shooting a motorcyclist due to road rage. On Monday, 23-year-old Tyler Lakin and J.R. Trisler, 33, encountered Scott’s road rage as he was exiting …

Reno Shooting: Two Dead, Including Shooter Reno Shooting: Two Dead, Including Shooter
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Before committing suicide by a self-inflicted gunshot wound, a shooter injured two and killed one other person on Tuesday in a building adjacent to Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno, Nev. The shooting took place around 2 p.m. on the …

Mega Millions Jackpot Skyrockets to $636M, the Odds are Slim Mega Millions Jackpot Skyrockets to $636M, the Odds are Slim

Tonight is the night of one of the largest drawings in U.S. lottery history.  The Mega Millions Jackpot is now more than half a million, with 75 million tickets already sold. The chances of a winner have been said to …

Harvard University Reopens Evacuated Buildings Following Bomb Threat Harvard University Reopens Evacuated Buildings Following Bomb Threat
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Early Monday morning around 8:40 a.m., Harvard University evacuated three to four buildings after an email was sent to the police department that “explosives may have been hidden in the three academic buildings — the Harvard Science Center, Sever Hall …

Skyway Accident Manila: Speeding Bus Kills At least 22 Skyway Accident Manila: Speeding Bus Kills At least 22

At least 22 people were killed Sunday morning in Manila, Philippines after a passenger bus plunged off of an elevated highway. After falling 32 feet below, the bus landed on a van in suburban Paranaque city. Although the horrific accident …

Last Minute Gifts for the Frugal Holiday Shopper Last Minute Gifts for the Frugal Holiday Shopper

Christmas is fast approaching and I’m sure a lot of you didn’t take advantage of the Thanksgiving and Black Friday shopping craze. Hey, I understand that things happen and you couldn’t find the time or money to go holiday shopping. …

Susan Boyle Reveals Her One-Year Battle with Asperger Syndrome Susan Boyle Reveals Her One-Year Battle with Asperger Syndrome

Scottish singer Susan Boyle says she was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome last year after visiting a specialist for more serious matters surrounding brain damage she allegedly sustained at birth. The misdiagnosis has been a bit of relief for the 52-year-old …

Beats Headphones Will Launch Streaming Music and New Ads in January Beats Headphones Will Launch Streaming Music and New Ads in January
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The start of a new year is looking pretty bright for the business model of Beats headphones by Dr. Dre, including new music and more innovative ads. For starters, in January, Beats Electronics will launch Beats Music, a new service …

Kohl’s Shooting Leads to Charges of Two Black Friday Shoplifters Kohl’s Shooting Leads to Charges of Two Black Friday Shoplifters

Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks and be grateful for what you do have, but for others, it’s a time to remember ALL the things they don’t have and partake in a little retail theft. Two men have been …

Black Friday 2013: The Shopping Frenzy Continues After Thanksgiving Day Black Friday 2013: The Shopping Frenzy Continues After Thanksgiving Day

The spending spree continues after some of the top retailers opened their doors on Thanksgiving Day to pre-Black Friday shoppers. Over a dozen major retailers opened their doors on Thursday to kick off some of the Black Friday deals crazed …

Victoria Falls Plunge: Chinese Tourist Survives 49-Feet Leap Victoria Falls Plunge: Chinese Tourist Survives 49-Feet Leap

Yesterday, a Chinese tourist’s trip to Victoria Falls in Zambia took a turn for the worst. While capturing photos of the massive falls, 45-year-old Wang Shun Xue lost his footing and plunged 49 feet into the gorge. According to the …

Winter Tires Cause Health Problems, Swedish Medical Researchers Claim Winter Tires Cause Health Problems, Swedish Medical Researchers Claim
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At a time when Sweden will soon get hit with its usual seasonal winter weather, medical researchers are asking for a ban against winter tires. In the 1960s, these tires were first introduced to consumers in the United States. Metal …

Giada De Laurentiis Accidentally Slices Finger During Live Thanksgiving Special Giada De Laurentiis Accidentally Slices Finger During Live Thanksgiving Special
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On Saturday during Food Network’s live Thanksgiving special, Giada De Laurentiis had an unfortunate mishap while on set with Ina Garten, Alton Brown and Bobby Flay. The Italian-born American Chef happened to cut her finger after her knife slipped while cutting a slice …

Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon’s Daughter, Sosie, Named Miss Golden Globe 2014 Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon’s Daughter, Sosie, Named Miss Golden Globe 2014

On Thursday evening, The Golden Globe held its 71st ceremony at the West Hollywood Restaurant Fig and Olive, in which Miss Golden Globe 2014 was awarded to a special honoree. Sosie Bacon, the daughter of Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon, …

Pixar Layoffs Affect Nearly Five Percent Due to “The Good Dinosaur” Delay Pixar Layoffs Affect Nearly Five Percent Due to “The Good Dinosaur” Delay

Walt Disney Studio’s subunit, Pixar Animation Studios, has laid-off nearly five percent of its workforce due to delays of an impending film, “The Good Dinosaur.” Approximately 60 out of 1,200 workers at the Emeryville, Calif., location was cut from the …

Terrence Howard Blames Robert Downey Jr. for His Absence in the ‘Iron Man’ Series Terrence Howard Blames Robert Downey Jr. for His Absence in the ‘Iron Man’ Series
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Terrence Howard’s honesty may get him in trouble some day, but according to him, “…who gives a f*ck.” On “Watch What Happens Live,” the topic came up about his cut from “Iron Man 2” and “Iron Man 3” in which …

Bill Cosby Plans to Return with a New Family Sitcom Bill Cosby Plans to Return with a New Family Sitcom
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One of the most legendary sitcom parents to ever grace television is now thinking about recreating a concept he admires the most. At 76-years-old, Bill Cosby is working on yet another family comedy. If Cosby doesn’t know anything else, there’s …

Jodi Arias’ Second Penalty Phase Banned from Live Coverage, Judge Rules Jodi Arias’ Second Penalty Phase Banned from Live Coverage, Judge Rules
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Maricopa County Superior Court Judge, Sherry Stephens, has rejected a bid by convicted killer, Jodi Arias, which would move her retrial from the city of Phoenix. In addition, Judge Stephens has ruled that no video be permitted in the courtroom …

Obama Nominates Dr. Vivek Murthy as the Next U.S. Surgeon General Obama Nominates Dr. Vivek Murthy as the Next U.S. Surgeon General
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On Thursday night, the White House announced President Obama’s nomination for the next U.S. Surgeon General. The ideal nominee, Dr. Vivek Hallegere Murthy, is the co-founder and president of Doctors for America, a group that has been supporting and promoting Obama’s …

Couples Join in Holy Matrimony on an Iconic Day, 11/12/13 Couples Join in Holy Matrimony on an Iconic Day, 11/12/13

Today has been a very special day for countless couples around the country. To many, 11/12/13 holds an exceptional significance to nearly 3,326 lovebirds that believe in the power of numerology. Since it is the second-to-last sequential number of the …