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What Does 100 Years of Delta Sigma Theta Really Mean?

What Does 100 Years of Delta Sigma Theta Really Mean?

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By: Dr. Kimberly Brown What Does 100 years of Delta Sigma Theta Really Mean? The District of Columbia should brace itself. The phrase, “paint the town red,” will take on a new and vibrantly literal meaning as immeasurable numbers of women of the illustrious Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated descend upon the city this weekend to celebrate the organization’s 100th anniversary. Yet, besides the grand convention assemblies; the sea of vendors…

Jennifer Hudson’s Man Says That He Is Not Feeling Her Weight Loss

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This is definitely a case of D*mned if you do, D*mned if you don’t!– as my grandmother would say. JENNIFER HUDSON’s spectacular weight loss has fiance David Otunga a little sad. Reportedly lawyer-turned-pro wrestler David misses the curva­ceous beauty he first fell for when they met five years ago – and he wants her back! Here’s a picture a the R&B singer back then. “Jennifer’s weight has been an issue…

Mother-Daughter Fitness Duo Release Workout Video For Black Women

Mother-Daughter Fitness Duo Release Workout Video For Black Women

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An Atlanta-based mother and daughter fitness team, Ellen and Lana Ector, turned their group exercise classes into a video that women can use to exercise at home called “Black Girls Workout Too.” Ellen and Lana are the owners of Gymnetics Fitness, a private Atlanta studio that offers a variety of workout routines to all. But the mother-daughter team are trying to specifically help black women get into shape. The women…

Kandi Burruss expanding her Bedroom Kandi business to include a home sales division, where girls could host their own sex toy party

Kandi Burruss To Take Her Bedroom Kandi Door-To-Door

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“Real Housewives of Atlanta” and former Xscape star, Kandi Burruss, is taking her sex toy line Bedroom Kandi to the next level. The entrepreneur is expanding her business to include a home sales division, enabling women to host their own sex toy party to demo Bedroom Kandi products to a group of women. It’s the same concept that make-up/body care companies Avon and Mary Kay use. Burruss told reporters, “With Bedroom…

Early Jackson:  The Power of Your VIsion

Early Jackson: The Power of Your VIsion

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It has been said we don’t see life as it is, we actually see it as we are. When we take a moment to look back over the issues we have encountered in life, it is very evident that most of the problems could have been avoided if we looked differently. It boils down to how much value we place on what we see. In a society seemingly in love…

Allow Me To Reintroduce Myself; Personal Branding Tips

Allow Me To Reintroduce Myself; Personal Branding Tips

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On any given day, we expose our personal brand to people we may never have an actual conversation with. Whether you are a business owner, in a management position or a stay-home mother, you have a brand. Often we leave the task of ‘brand management’ to the large companies or professional athletes, but branding should be everyone’s concern. Your brand is simply ‘the unwritten, unspoken promise of delivering excellence’. Who…

MyTenSense: This is the stupidest financial advice ever!

MyTenSense: This is the stupidest financial advice ever!

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It’s hard to find a financial advisor you can trust because they get a nice commission when you roll your 401k and investments over to them and many of them seem to be unfazed when you try to reach them to inquire on why your investments are losing value. So how can you tell if you’re choosing the correct financial advisor? Well, hopefully you ask for recommendations from financially-stable relatives…

My Ten Sense: Shame on Montel Williams for endorcing “bad credit loans”

My Ten Sense: Shame on Montel Williams for endorcing “bad credit loans”

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Montel Williams received noteriety for his late 1980s tour, Mountain Get Out of My Way, that motivated teenagers to overcome obstacles, and he was rewarded with his own talk show, The Montel Williams Show, that ran from 1991 to 2008. But now Montel is contributing to the demise of so many Americans by endorsing “bad credit loans” from Money Mutual in which consumers can borrow as much as $1,000 as…

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…

My Ten Sense: Back to school money lessons for high school and college students

My Ten Sense: Back to school money lessons for high school and college students

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I’m always willing to use my mistakes to help others. So I freely admit I’ve had a car repossessed. I almost went to jail three times for writing bad checks, and I climbed out of poor credit to build my first house. I wish I knew as a teenager or college student what I know now about money. So I’m making sure as many young people know what I know…

Oprah’s Getting An Area Of Her ‘OWN’ On The Huffington Post

Oprah’s Getting An Area Of Her ‘OWN’ On The Huffington Post

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OWN will not go down without a fight—if at all. Arianna Huffington and her team have come to Oprah’s aid with a new joint venture for the launch of Oprah Winfrey’s very own section on The Huffington Post. The collaboration between the Post and the Oprah Winfrey Network will launch in August, and according to a press release: Read More.

Wal-Mart Sued for “All Black People Leave the Store Now” Announcement on PA System

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A man is suing Wal-Mart after someone got onto the public address system and asked all black people to leave the store.  The man says that he suffered emotional distress from the incident, and is asking for $1 million in damages. Donnell Battie claims that Wal-Mart was careless, negligent and reckless in the incident and failed to control the PA system in the store.   The suit has been filed in…

Man Sues Walmart For $1 Million Over Racist Remark

Man Sues Walmart For $1 Million Over Racist Remark

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A New Jersey man has filed a $1 million lawsuit against Wal-Mart for alleged racism. Donnell Battie claims to have been traumatized after hearing racist comments over the loud speaker at a Washington Township location, in 2010. According to Battie, a Wal-Mart employee used the store intercom to request that all black people leave the establishment. As such, Battie is accusing the store of being negligent in failing to control…

Black folks! Don’t use the Bible to condemn gay marriage

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In this video, I talk about how it is wrong to use a book that was utilized to justify the enslavement of Africans and African Americans as a reason not to support gay marriage. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pJfv6iDV8BA&w=420&h=315]  

“Think Like a Man” is #1 for the Second Weekend in a Row

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“Think Like a Man” led the box office again this week, raking in another $18 million in revenue.  This brings the film’s total haul to $60.8 million, exceeding box office expectations.   The film, an adaptation of a book written by Steve Harvey, is expected to move down the list next week with the release of “The Avengers.” Although the run at number one is expected to come an end next…