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August 12, 2012

Three Black College Students Create “Instagram For Fashion”

Three Black College Students Create “Instagram For Fashion”

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One weekend, Darian Demetri, Kris Jordan, and Eric Chisolm were hanging out, like most college students do, when they realized that they were all entrepreneurs but had nothing to preneur. They quickly began brainstorming about what was missing from society that they could create and profit from. That night, the idea for Faddest.com was born. Using money from their financial aid returns at school and some financial assistance from their…

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Singer John Legend Admitted to the Hospital with “Flu-Like Symptoms”

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Singer John Legend has admitted himself to the emergency room after falling ill during a long and grueling travel schedule.  The singer got back to New York City on August 12 after a trip to South Africa, where he caught what appeared to be the flu. “He’s been traveling a lot and must have picked up a flu-bug somewhere along the way, but he’s fine and resting at home now,”…

Report: Evelyn Lozada Ran to Neighbor’s House to Get Away from Violent Husband

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It turns out that there is even more to the on-going train wreck marriage of Chad Johson and his wife, Evelyn Lozada.  If you’ll recall, Chad used to be Chad Ochocinco until he changed his name.  He was also arrested this weekend for allegedly head-butting his new bride. It is being reported by TMZ that Evelyn was so afraid of her man that she ran to the neighbors for safety…

Black Women Make a Huge Mark on the Olympics

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by Dr. Boyce Watkins, BlackLikeMoi.com Some have speculated on whether this has been the Olympics for women.  Women are competing in record numbers, and they’ve also hogged up as many headlines as the men.  But if this has been the Olympics for women, black women have been driving the bus and dominating, much more so than the guys. The US women’s 4×400 meter relay finished up the astonishing feet of…

Flavor Flav Owes the IRS Nearly $1 million Dollars

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When the reality TV shows are no longer banging down your door, those bangs get replaced by the IRS.  Flavor Flav, who opened up the reality TV bonanza that we have today, is in debt to the IRS for nearly a million dollars that he earned during the time he was on television each night. According to TMZ, Flavor owes the feds taxes on money earned from 2004 – 2006. …

Actor Who Played Hon. Elijah Muhammad in “Malcolm X” Dies at the age of 78

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The man who played the Honorable Elijah Muhammad in the film, “Malcolm X” has died at the age of 78. Albert Freeman Jr.’s death was confirmed this week by Howard University.   Freeman was an acting professor on campus and artistic director of the school’s theater arts department. “He was a brilliant professor, a renowned actor and a master director who made his mark in the classroom as well as on…

Check Out Ernestine Shepherd: The 75-year-old bodybuilding grandma

Check Out Ernestine Shepherd: The 75-year-old bodybuilding grandma

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If you think you’re too old to get back into shape, think again.  Ernestine Shepherd started working out in her fifties, and then decided to pick it up in her 70s. She is the oldest competitive female body-builder in the world, clocking in at the age of 75. She wakes up every morning at 3 am and works out for the entire day.  She is a certified personal trainer as…

Chad Johnson arrested for Domestic Violence for Head-Butting His Wife Evelyn Lozada

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The bigger the star, the faster they fall.  We predicted that it was only a matter of time before the honeymoon between Eve and Ocho might be coming to an end. This might be the first sign of trouble.  TMZ is reporting that Chad Johnson was arrested Saturday night for domestic violence.   The incident allegedly involves his new wife, Evelyn Lozada, star of the TV show, “Basketball Wives.” The South…