The.ast few years of the first decade of the new millennia gave rise to the popularity of tattoos covering artists from head to toe. The female performers who completely turned the tide such as Li' Kim and Foxy Brown popularized glamorous, high-fashion feminine hip hop styles, such as Kimora Lee Simmons fashion line of Baby chat . As referenced above, the nineties' decade cantered around women's senses of style revolving around that of men in that they'd adopted the use of oversized T-shirts and baggy knickers. The “hip-pop” era also saw the split between male and female hip hop fashion, which had previously been more or less similar. Around late-2010 and early-2011, the “New” Snapback movement exploded. As women generally gained access to and exposure within the offerings of several sectors of society, for example music, monies and television, we saw more images of what constituted attractiveness emerge. Hustler's inherently edgy apparel collection flaunts influences from the hip hop, rock and punk genres. Statements consisting only of original research should be removed. This certain look transcended into the rib world in the mid 90s when Jodeci came onto the scene, who were crooners but with more edgy and sexual look.
This guidance does include the reduction to Medicare home health revenue due to the 2016 CMS Home Health rule and the reduction to Medicare LTACH revenue due to the new CMS-established patient criteria after implementation of certain mitigation strategies. This guidance does not take into account the impact of future reimbursement changes, if any; future acquisitions, if made; de novo locations, if opened; or future legal expenses, if necessary. For the full year of 2016, we continue to expect gross margin to be in the range of 39.5% to 40.5%; general and administrative expense as a percent of revenue to be in the range of 29% to 30%; and bad debt as a percent of revenue to be in the range of 2% to 2.2%. This concludes my prepared remarks. I am now pleased to turn the call over to Don Stelly. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Don Stelly, LHC Group, Inc. - President and COO  -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Thank you, Josh, and good morning, everyone. I second Keith in saying that we had a very good start to 2016 with our first-quarter performance, and we certainly intend to build upon this in the quarters ahead. There were a few items that I would like to touch on before moving to Q&A. First, Josh mentioned the decline in gross margin resulting from higher acquisition integrating expenses and a higher acuity mix.
For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit Edited Transcript of LHCG earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-16 3:00pm GMT - Yahoo Finance.>Love it or hate it, more and more of your favourite emcees are becoming acutely fashion conscious, both in and outside the genre. The heavy jewelry was suggestive of prestige and wealth, and some have connected the style to African ism. 4 1980s hip hop fashion is remembered as one of the most important elements of old school hip hop, and it is often celebrated in nostalgic hip hop songs such as ahead 's 1994 single “ Back in the Day “, and Missy Elliott 's 2002 single also titled “ Back in the Day “. See Wikipedia's guide to writing better articles for suggestions. In one, models wore black leather jackets and piles of gold chains. 5 In another, they wore long black dresses, accessorized with heavy, padlocked silver chains. 5 These silver chains were remarkably similar to the metal chain-link and padlock worn by breach of Naughty by Nature, who said he did so in solidarity with “all the brothers who are locked down. “ 5 The hip hop trend, however, did not last; designers quickly moved on to new influences. 5 Mid-1990s to late 1990s fashion edit Fashion among “hip hop” elites edit The fashion years of hip hop On the East Coast, members of the hip hop community looked back to the gangsters of the 1930s and 1940s for inspiration. 6 Mafioso influences, especially and primarily inspired by the 1983 remake version of Scarface, became popular in hip hop. In the late 1980s, Isaac Mizrahi, inspired by his lift operator who wore a heavy gold chain, showed a collection deeply influenced by hip hop fashion. 5 Models wore black catsuits, “gold chains, big gold nameplate-inspired belts, and black bomber jackets with fur-trimmed hoods. “ 5 Womenswear Daily called the look “homebody chic. “ 5 In the early 1990s, chancel showed hip-hop-inspired fashion in several shows. Each city contributed various elements to its overall style seen worldwide today. TLC and late rib singer Aaliyah created a fashion trend among women. Female artists have faced a number of pressures ranging from gaining exposure to further their careers as well as conforming with certain images to remain in demand and relevant. They became something of a status-symbol, with incidents of robberies of the jackets reported in the media. citation needed Hip hop fashion in this period also influenced high fashion designs. Not all female rappers, or female artists in general have resorted to these methods within their careers. “..the recent appearance of Black women performers, songwriters, and producers in Black popular culture has called attention to the ways in which young Black women use popular culture to negotiate social existence and attempt to express independence, self-reliance, and agency”. 26 - Featuring influences from a wide array of cultural elements, Trend Hunter’s hip fashion category is here to showcase how modern, pop culture elements are constantly shaping how fashion and style is perceived.