Kylie Jenner isn't always a force for good. But her parenting style is drawing praise from some of her biggest critics.

Normally, the words “Kylie Jenner” and “black hair” would be followed by the word “appropriation.” But this time, the 21-year-old debatably self-made billionaire finally got it right.  

KylieJenner posted a heartwarming video as an Instagram Story of Jenner styling the hair of her 14-month-old daughter Stormi. The white mother of a biracial daughter is shown taking the time out to learn how to do her daughter’s hair, acknowledging the learning curve she has to go through in order to accommodate her daughter.

The time-lapse video shows Stormi patiently sitting while her mother carefully styles her natural hair. "I love doing her hair. I’m not the best. But I love learning. Some of my favorite memories are of my mom doing my hair,” Jenner wrote as a caption on the video. “Can’t wait till her hair is long enough to all fit in the pony. Gotta make it work for now.”  


Twitter praised Jenner for learning how to do her biracial daughter’s hair.

Jenner is taking the time out to do her daughter’s hair properly, which is different from how her sister, Kim Kardashian, treated her daughter’s hair.

Kardashian struggled to style her biracial daughter’s hair, saying it was hard to work with because it was “curly.” Kardashian’s frustrations were chronicled on Keeping Up with the Kardashians.

"As a mom, you don’t wanna have to tell her, ‘I don’t know how to do your hair.’ It’s such a prideful thing to make her look pretty and make her look confident; it’s important to me,” Kardashian said on the show. Kardashian ended up bringing in a celebrity hair stylist to help her work with her daughter’s natural hair, then ended up just straightening it.

Jenner’s video was a sweet mother-daughter moment, but it was also an important one.

By learning how to work with her daughter’s hair, Jenner is sending her daughter a positive message at a young age.

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We're more than nine months into the COVID-19 pandemic and things are only getting worse. On Wednesday, December 2, America had its deadliest day yet with nearly 3,000 people succumbing to the virus.

America is experiencing its greatest public health crisis in generations and the only way we're getting out of it is by widespread administration of a vaccine.

However, if people don't take the vaccine, there will be no end to this horror story.

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Amazon is Delivering Smiles this holiday season by donating essential items and fulfilling AmazonSmile Charity Lists for organizations, like Covenant House, that have been impacted this year more than ever. Visit AmazonSmile Charity Lists to donate directly to a charity of your choice or simply shop smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price of eligible products to your selected charity.

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Occasionally, you can hear what sounds like a real word or phrase here and there—"eyes" and "color balls died" and "alright" a few times, for example—but it mostly just sounds like English without actually being English. It's like an auditory illusion and it does some super trippy things to your brain to listen to it.

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Hesitancy runs the gamut from outright anti-vaxxers to people who trust the time-tested vaccines we already have but are unsure about these new ones. Scientists have tried to educate the public about the development of the new mRNA vaccines and why they feel confident in their safety, but getting that information through the noise of hot takes and misinformation is tricky.

To help increase the public's confidence in taking the vaccine, three former presidents have volunteered to get their shots on camera. President George W. Bush initially reached out to Dr. Fauci and Dr. Birx to ask how he could help promote a vaccine once it's approved. Presidents Obama and Bill Clinton have both stated that they will take the vaccine if it is approved and will do so publicly if it will help more people feel comfortable taking it. CNN says it has also reached out to President Jimmy Carter to see if he is on board with the idea as well.

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