Logo

Daily Archives :

January 12, 2013

Civil Rights Icon To Deliver Obama’s Inauguration Invocation

Civil Rights Icon To Deliver Obama’s Inauguration Invocation

Read More

Long-time civil rights activist Myrlie Evers-Williams will deliver the invocation at President Obama’s inauguration, the Presidential Inauguration Committee (PIC) announced Tuesday. We’ve also learned Beyonce will sing the National Anthem. As the widow of civil rights activist Medgar Evers, who was killed in his driveway in a racially charged murder in June 1963 in Jackson, Miss., her participation is significant in the second inauguration of the first black president. His…

Horrible: Deaf Man Stabbed After Sign Language Mistaken for Gang Signs

Horrible: Deaf Man Stabbed After Sign Language Mistaken for Gang Signs

Read More

It’s already natural to have a strong heart for the disabled, and when you hear about something like this, it only makes things worse.  The growth of gangs in the black community is one of the most painful things to watch, especially when innocent people are affected.  This man didn’t deserve to die, and it’s shameful that this kind of ignorance overflows in many of our communities everywhere.  A deaf…

Rapper Nas Hospitalized

Rapper Nas Hospitalized

Read More

According to reports, the 39-year-old rap legend was scheduled to perform on “Live! with Kelly and Michael” on Friday, but had to cancel his appearance. The hosts announced, on-air, that Nas was hospitalized with vertigo after his flight. Vertigo is a balance disorder and results in lightheadedness and dizziness. Side effects include nausea and vomiting. Don’t worry though. Nas is all good now, and has been released from the hospital. “Peace…

Janet Jackson’s Fiance Ready to Drop Half a Billion Dollar Bet on their Marriage

Janet Jackson’s Fiance Ready to Drop Half a Billion Dollar Bet on their Marriage

Read More

Just weeks ago, news broke that Janet Jackson was engaged to her 37-year-old boyfriend Wissam Al Mana and word has it that they were supposed to get married on New Year’s Eve. The wedding, however, was postponed after Wissam’s lawyers tried to draw up a pre-nup to protect his fortune. To avoid complicating things, Wissam finally said to hell with it, and instead drew up an agreement that states if…