What Had Happened Was: 10/31/16
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The Chicago Cubs won their first World Series home game since … wait for it: 1945.
Cubs: 1st World Series win at Wrigley Field since October 8, 1945 (Game 6 against Tigers)
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) October 31, 2016
The Cubs defeated the Cleveland Indians, 3-2, on Sunday night thanks to some help from pitchers Jon Lester and Aroldis Chapman, and now the Indians lead the series, 3-2. To Game 6 we go!
Cubs win! We're going back to Cleveland!
— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) October 31, 2016
Game 6 is Tuesday in Cleveland.
— Cleveland Indians (@Indians) October 31, 2016
R&B singer Alicia Keys will have a new album out soon called Here. To get some of her die-hard fans even more excited for the upcoming album, Keys decided to direct message (DM) some of her fans the tracklist. How cool is that?
If only y'all could have saw my reaction when I saw AK had DMed me!! pic.twitter.com/bnkPm6yLQs
— Calandra (@Calliediva) October 29, 2016
— ALICIA ᯽ KEYS (@AliciaKeysStuff) October 29, 2016
Countdowwwnnn!! 💣💣💣 Oooohhhh, the excitement! #AliciaIsHere
— Ingeilla (@Ingeilla) October 29, 2016
Sidenote: If DMX ever makes a Christmas album, I would love to be DM’d the tracklist to that automatic classic. It would be one of the best Christmas presents ever.
Speaking of music, hip-hop group A$AP Mob decided to bless us with a new project. The new mixtape, Cozy Tapes Vol. 1: Friends, is 12 tracks long and features artists such as Lil Uzi Vert, Tyler The Creator, Onyx, Wiz Khalifa, BJ the Chicago Kid, Offset, Lil Yachty and MadeinTYO.
So far, the project is being associated with many fire emojis.
— ♠️ (@Spade333Wav) October 31, 2016
Cozy Tapes: Vol 1 🔥🔥🔥
— Zoe (@tssfzo) October 31, 2016
Cozy Tapes 🔥🔥🔥
— Mel (@OvOFreeBandMel) October 31, 2016
Cozy Tapes Vol. 1 is 🔥🔥🔥
— Femi (@femithed0n) October 31, 2016
Cozy Tapes 🔥🔥🔥
— Fat Grant (@ZaccheusIAm) October 31, 2016
FOR THE CULTURE
A cop’s wife got caught robbing and vandalizing her own home and trying to pin it on the Black Lives Matter movement.
The Birth of a Nation’s breakout star.
North Dakota pipeline activists say arrested protesters were kept in dog kennels.
Vine stars were asking $1.2 million each to produce three six-second videos a week.
Dakota Access pipeline protesters see bias after Oregon militia verdict.
Meet Katherine Johnson, the NASA mathematician who advanced human rights with a slide rule and pencil.
TOP THREE TWEETS
1. WHEN HALLOWEEN ISN’T A GAME
Let Us Purge 😈 pic.twitter.com/2NZNSasZGm
— Samara✨ (@Oh_itsSam) October 29, 2016
2. NO FUN LEAGUE
The NFL's Super Bowl logos tell the story of when the league stopped being fun. pic.twitter.com/r4zhcEbUNy
— Andrew Gruttadaro (@andrewgrutt) October 30, 2016
3. BROWNS GONNA BROWNS
— . (@CleSportsProbs_) October 30, 2016
This past month, there was a lot of news regarding sexual assault, domestic violence and inappropriate touching, but there a lot of men out there who are taking a stand against other men who commit these atrocities against women.
“No is no, do not touch young women or women of all ages.”
When this man saw a girl being touched inappropriately, he took action. pic.twitter.com/HNfaPRbh99
— AJ+ (@ajplus) October 28, 2016
This photo so tough man pic.twitter.com/8mzgL33yVB
— 𝕂𝕠𝕗𝕚𝕖 (@KofieYeboah) October 30, 2016