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In opposition to "Kick a Ginger Day", "Kiss A Ginger Day" is celebrated on the 12th of January. Support the celebration of Kiss a Ginger Day year after year, because is much better to spread the love than to spread the hate. https://www.facebook.com/KissAGingerDay https://twitter.com/Kiss_A_Ginger
A blessing. A curse. A people on the brink of extinction. What would you do if you were the last of your kind? Double Recessive is a savage comedy showing us the history of "The Ginger Crisis." Scientists are studying ‘Subject Red 1’, the last remaining redhead. "Double Recessive" | Jordan Lloyd Watkins | David Bloom
Red-haired men are called "Bluey" in Australia. The nickname originated with a large influx of Irish people to the 1850s Victorian Goldfields. They soon gained a reputation as hard drinkers, hellraisers, and fighters. When a redheaded Irishman passed by, the comment followed "there goes a blue" i.e potential fight. Hence the nickname Blue, then Bluey. Women with red hair are called Rangas.
Alyssa Campanella is only the second redhead to win the Miss USA pageant. A natural blonde, she dyed her hair when she was 15 for a part in a play, a "fiery" character with whom she found she had traits in common. "It's really brought out the true Alyssa Campanella, I feel" she said. "it just fits me best [...] I just kept with it because I knew that that was the hair color I was supposed to have."
In response to questions: Yes! Black men & women can have naturally red hair. "Except when people are of mixed ancestry, red hair in Africans is usually caused by rufous albinism. People with this condition have a red-bronze skin color, ginger-red hair, and blue or brown eyes." ~ Stanford at The Tech || Photos: model Sean Denizard