Nick ASHFORD ashford & simpson

Motown’s Nick Ashford Dies, Kate Moss Speaks, al-Gaddafi’s Son Surfaces, Somali Pirates Get Life Sentence for Hijack, Zombie Wedding Photos

RIP Nick Ashford.

“Nick Ashford, one half of the legendary Motown songwriting team Ashford and Simpson – who penned the classics “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” “I’m Every Woman” and “Ain’t Nothing Like The Real Thing” – died of throat cancer at a New York City hospital on August 22nd. He was 70.”  [RollingStone]

Kate Moss … speaks? What?!? If only she talked about her stint with cocaine and whether she narrowly missed Amy Winehouse’s fate. =/ [NYMag]

Libya unrest continues as al-Gaddafi’s son surfaces. [Time]

Somali pirates receive life in prison for hijacking US tanker. [DailyMail]

Best wedding photos ever (with zombies). [Buzzfeed]

On the anniversary of Black Panther Huey Newton’s death, Martin Luther King Jr.’s memorial tribute was introduced in Washington, D.C. Somehow, that’s America. [WashPo]

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