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Dr Boyce Watkins: Arsenio’s show might have been too black for TV

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The cancellation of the Arsenio Hall Show was a surprising and revealing reflection on the state of American television.  Dr Boyce Watkins, author of the lecture series “The 8 Principles of Black Male Empowerment,” says that Arsenio’s Show was amazing for the African American community.  He applauds Hall for creating the kind of television that is actually interesting to watch, much better than the other shows on during the same…

Arsenio Tells Fans How To Get Back At Donald Sterling

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Recently, a tape was released of a formidable man saying racist comments. Allegedly, the voice is none other than NBA Clippers Owner, Donald Sterling. His then girlfriend, V. Stiviano recorded the businessman expressing his not so subtle views. Apparently, the conversation began when he saw Instagram pictures of his girlfriend with African American men. In retaliation to his girlfriend’s statement, when she said she does not share the same sentiments…

Kobe Bryant Defends Against Trayvon Martin Criticism With MLK Quote

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NBA Laker Kobe Bryant set off a firestorm of criticism when, during an interview with the New Yorker, he said he felt it inappropriate to rally around Trayvon Martin just because he’s black. The admission came after Bryant was asked about his feelings regarding how the Miami Heat rallied around the slain teen. Now that there’s been significant outcry to Bryant’s comments, the baller is defending himself with a Martin…

Deion Sanders Speaks Out About Gay Pro Players

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By Lechette Walker Deion Sanders contributed to the discussion of gay players being in the National Leagues on The Arsenio Hall Show.  The Hall of Famer, Sanders, stated that there has always been a gay player on the rooster throughout his years in the franchise. “We always knew,” Sanders said. “But he was cool. That was our boy. We had to look out for him.” Sanders brought out the fact that…

Russell Simmons on the Harriet Tubman Tape: They Tried to Paula Deen Me

Russell Simmons on the Harriet Tubman Tape: They Tried to Paula Deen Me

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Russell Simmons took a lot of heat for that Harriet Tubman s-x tape, which he probably wishes he’d never allowed into the public eye.  He didn’t make the tape, but it was his job to stop his comedians from putting it out.  But right after the backlash happened, he apologized, but that wasn’t enough for the feminists, who were sick and tired of him anyway.  But Russell keeps fighting back,…