Let's just take a moment to honor the greatness that is Cyd Charisse, actress/ballerina extraordinaire.
Happy birthday, Cyd Charisse (really Tula Ellice Finklea). This video and your red dress are making me feel a lot better about life right now. Go forth and incorporate her attitude into everything you do this weekend, whether it's dancing with a Fred Astaire lookalike or watching Netflix.
Cyd Charisse, the actress/dancer who rose to stardom dancing alongside Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly, has died at the age of 86 of a heart attack, according to the New York Times. Born Tula Ellice Finklea in Amarillo, Texas, Cyd was a classically trained ballerina who was plucked from the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo in…