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Company Uses Kenya’s Waste Problem as a Way to Profitability

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If you’ve ever had the chance to travel overseas, you know that the waste problems around the world are not to be messed with.  Not only can it be an uncomfortable experience to use the bathroom, it is also unsanitary in many nations around the world. This can lead to the spread of disease and millions of people dying from diseases that could have been easily prevented. A company is…

Move Over Carols’ Daughter, Oprah Is Starting Her Own Organic Food and Natural Beauty Products Company

Move Over Carols’ Daughter, Oprah Is Starting Her Own Organic Food and Natural Beauty Products Company

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Looks like media mogul Oprah Winfrey, 58, is delving into the world of organic products. Several applications to trademark ‘Oprah’s Organics,’ for bath soaps, sunscreen, massage oils, hair products, as well as organic salad dressings, frozen vegetables, soups, beverages and snack dips, were filed late last month according to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Organization. Applications for an ‘Oprah’s Farm’ trademark for a beverage and catering service, as well as…

Domestic Violence Activists in Guyana Say No to Chris Brown Concert

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Headlines are reporting that young couple, Chris Brown and Rihanna, have forgiven and forgotten and have  reignited the flames of their relationship. Chris Brown recently ended a relationship with his girlfriend of two years, Karrueche Tran, and he admitted that he ended it because he did not want to hurt her by  pursuing a “friendship” with Rihanna. While Rihanna may have forgiven that Brown physically abused her, Domestic Violence activists…

Oprah’s Father Vernon Winfrey’s Divorce Getting Nasty

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Oprah Winfrey’s father,Vernon Winfrey, is divorcing his wife, Barbara Winfrey, after 11 years of marriage and unfortunately, it has turned ugly. According to court documents filed this week, the 79 year old barbershop owner admitted that he was guilty of infidelity. He also admits that he may have run after his 64 year old wife, threatening her with a gun. It seems as though the main issue in the divorce…

The Obsession With Rihanna and Chris Brown-Are They Being Good Role Models?

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It seems like the media is obsessed with pop singer, Rihanna, and her on-again-off-again boyfriend, R& B singer, Chris Brown. Back in 2009 he beat her to a pulp and then they appeared to break up but were still seen together. Then, after a few weeks, it seemed as though they had broken up and had both moved on. In September, Rihanna told media mogul, Oprah Winfrey, in an interview,…

Jay-Z and Beyonce Lose in the Trademark Battle for Blue Ivy

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For most people, until Jay-Z and Beyonce announced their then newborn baby’s name, it was a name they had never heard of. Mr. and Mrs. Carter named their baby Blue Ivy and while it  was unique, a wedding planner in Boston, Massachusetts had already had the same idea for her company. Jay-Z and Beyonce were not able to trademark their baby’s name because Veronica Alexandra has been using the same…

Harvard Rejects Jay-Z As A Role-Model

Harvard Rejects Jay-Z As A Business Role-Model

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If there’s one thing everyone knows about hip-hop mogul/entrepreneur Jay-Z, it is that he is an expert in all matters regarding business. The drug dealer -turned rapper – entrepreneur is one of the wealthiest men in the world. Forbes claimed he and Beyoncé Knowles’ combined incomes equate to a billion dollars. With all of this being said, it’s no surprise that many people revere Jay-Z as a business role model……

Sarah Palin Said She Almost Felt Sorry For President Obama During The Presidential Debate

Sarah Palin Said She ‘Felt Sorry’ For President Obama

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Former Alaska Governor, Sarah Palin, eagerly declared GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney the winner of Wednesday’s presidential debate. Palin, who is arguably the primary reason for John McCain’s failure to win the presidential election in 2008, was interviewed on the Fox Business Network to provide her feedback about the debate. “It was a struggle to watch some parts of this, as you considered President Obama with his lack of enthusiasm…

Jay-Z aka Mr. Carter: “Size Doesn’t Matter”

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Jay-Z has had quite a bit of criticism come his way for saying he is co-owner of the Brooklyn Nets, when in fact, he only owns a small fraction. In answer to the criticism, Jay-Z said: Size doesn’t matter. The rapper pushed back at his critics while performing at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn New York where he’s  performed every night  since Saturday. Speaking to his audience, he said, “It…

Bobbi Kristina's Lifetime Reality Show on Lifetime Was Filmed On the Day Of Her Father's Wedding in June 2012. The Show Is Now Slated to Premiere On Lifetime On October 24

Bobbi Kristina’s Reality Show Reveals Life Without Her Mother

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Twitter fans of Bobbi Kristina are always reminded of her mother’s legacy. The only child of the late Whitney Houston, Bobbi Kristina posts tweets about her mother daily. Most of them saying she misses her and others speaking to their resemblance in personality and/or physical appearance. It’s no question that the aspiring actress was inseparable from her mother. Her relationship with her father Bobby Brown, however, has not been so…

Evelyn Lozada Back as a Model in Sexy Photo Shoot

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Evelyn Lozada of “Basketball Wives“ stardom is back and she has taken to her blog to let her fans know that she is back and also update them on what she is now up to. Lozada wrote on her blog, “I was SO happy to FINALLY get back to work after taking a hiatus that seemed like forever.” The “Basketball Wives“ star had been keeping a very low profile since…

Business Mogul Cathy Hughes Discusses Her Tribulations To Build A Multi-Million-Dollar Media Network

Radio-One’s Cathy Hughes Talks Abortion And Staying Focused

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At 16 years of age Cathy Hughes, founder of Radio One, was kicked out of the house by her mom when she became pregnant. She didn’ let her misfortune become a part of her downfall, she just trudged along and vowed to do something with herself and for her son. Years later, after graduating from college and getting married she had an opportunity to buy a radio station with her…

The NBC reality hit "The Voice" has hired R&B singer Usher and Latin singer Shakira as “coaches” for the upcoming spring edition of the series

Usher and Shakira To Coach Talent On NBC’s “The Voice”

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NBC’s reality hit show “The Voice” has just spiced up its upcoming spring season by bringing on R&B superstar Usher Raymond and Latin singer Shakira as coaches. The duo are slated to replace Cee Lo Green and Christina Aguilera, who are expected to return to the show next fall. “Doing two back-to-back cycles of this show requires a tremendous amount of time, and we are happy to accommodate the commitments…

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…

Lil Wayne Sues Quincy Jones' Son, Quincy Jones III, For Unauthorized Music

Lil Wayne Files Lawsuit Against Legendary Music Producer’s Son

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Lil Wayne is upset with Quincy Jones’ son, Quincy Jones III, for using unlicensed music from his multi-platinum album, “The Carter 3,” in support of the documentary, “The Carter.” Sources claim the rapper is unhappy with the final version of the film, describing it as a “scandalous portrayal.” Lil Wayne’s lawsuit against Jones III and his production company, QD3 Entertainment, is the latest of many legal proceedings stemming from the…