Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks was an African American photographer, musician, writer and film director. He is best remembered for his photographic essays for Life magazine and as the director of the 1971 film, Shaft.
Victor Hugo Poet, novelist, and dramatist who was the most well-known of all the French Romantic writers. Though regarded in France as one of that country’s greatest poets, he is better known abroad for such novels as Notre-Dame de Paris and Les Misérab
Color Thesaurus, A Visualization of the Various Names for Common Colors
Kids in Baltimore, MD use "yo" as a gender-neutral pronoun. Click through to read the NPR article. Their intention does not seem to be to correct sexist language, but that is the end result nonetheless.