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Inmates Post Facebook Pics of Themselves Partying with Drugs, Cell Phones Behind Bars

Inmates Post Facebook Pics of Themselves Partying with Drugs, Cell Phones Behind Bars

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Did you know that in some prisons, you can get drugs, cell phones, liquor and whatever else you need?  It looks like prison smuggling is hitting mainstream America, after some inmates posted a group of pictures that led to additional public scrutiny.  People don’t know what in the heck is happening behind bars, but they do believer that whatever it is, it’s not good. Life behind bars looks like one…

Nicki Minaj Reportedly Being Considered to Replace Halle in the X-Men Sequel

Nicki Minaj Reportedly Being Considered to Replace Halle in the X-Men Sequel

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Would Nicki Minaj make a good replacement for Halle Berry?  Well, she’s younger and they are both gorgeous.  But acting….well, that’s another story.  But it’s reportedly the case that Nicki may get to take over for Halle, but that’s just what it is, a rumor.  If they are going to replace someone as talented as Halle Berry, they should probably do so with someone as talented as Halle Berry. Read…

Fantasia Loses Her House to the Bank

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It’s long been said in the music industry that with “mo money” there are “mo problems.”  Fantasia’s life is a living testament to this undeniable truth.  TMZ is reporting that the singer’s home was in foreclosure proceedings, leading her to make plans to sell the house.  She tried selling, but couldn’t get the market value that she’d paid for the home. Originally, Fantasia tried selling the house for $800,000, which…

News Anchor Fired on His First Day for Saying F*cking Sh*t on the Air

News Anchor Fired on His First Day for Saying F*cking Sh*t on the Air

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Here’s a news flash to anyone thinking about going into media:   Don’t cuss on the air.  AJ Clemente got his first job with an NBC affiliate in a small town in North Dakota, and this may be his last job for a while.  Clemente was fired for cussing on the air, using the words “f*cking sh*t” twice during the same broadcast. His firing was probably the fastest in the…

Lakers’ Kobe Bryant Out For Season With Torn ACL

Lakers’ Kobe Bryant Out For Season With Torn ACL

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Kobe Bryant, perhaps the best player of his generation, suffered a torn left Achilles tendon Friday night, ending his season and putting into question his Hall of Fame career. With tears in his eyes, the Los Angeles Lakers’ superstar confirmed the worst news to hit the team  in a season already full of heartbreaking disappointments. Bryant sustained the injury in his left leg in the fourth quarter of the Lakers’…

Social Media Helps Authorities Find And Arrest Parents Of Abandoned Baby

Social Media Helps Authorities Find And Arrest Parents Of Abandoned Baby

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Authorities in South Carolina have identified the toddler who was found abandoned on a stranger’s doorstep with a note on her diaper that read “Call DFAC” or Division of Family and Child Services, and arrested her parents. After four days of investigating, the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office said that the child is 4-year-old Zoe Brown of Marietta, Ga. Brown’s parents — 31-year-old Alonzo Brown and 37-year-old Tongela Denise McBride —…

Trayvon Martin’s Parents Settle Wrongful Death Lawsuit

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Their could probably be no better news to hear, and could make your day. Trayvon Martin’s parents have finally received some kind a justice and made a huge settlement out of court. Yet nothing can replace the loss of their son. Here’s the story via Black Media Scoop:  Trayvon Martin’s parents have settled a wrongful death claim for an amount believed to be more than $1 million against the homeowners…

Airlines May Start Charging You Based On How Much You Weigh Breaking News & Views on BlackMediaScoop

Airlines May Start Charging You Based On How Much You Weigh Breaking News & Views on BlackMediaScoop

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Samoa Air may be on to something! The airline says it charges passengers based on what they weigh. “We at Samoa Air are keeping airfares fair, by charging our passengers only for what they weigh,” the airline says on its website. “You are the master of your Air’fair’, you decide how much (or little) your ticket will cost. No more exorbitant excess baggage fees, or being charged for baggage you…

Yandy Talks Being Engaged One Minute, Then Watching Mendeecees Be Thrown In Jail The Next

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For those of you who follow the VH1 reality series, Love and Hip Hop New York, you have probably seen Monday’s episode during which Mendeecees and Yandy were preparing for the possibility of Mendeecees going to jail. On the show he spoke about having to go in for questions with Federal agents. The two did not go into detail on the show about why he was being called in for…

NeNe Promises To Support Porsha Stewart While She Goes Threw A Divorce

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Today, shocking news broke revealing that retired football star Kordell Stewart has filled for a divorce from Real Housewives of Atlanta star Porsha Stewart. Many viewers and fans of the show have said they definitely did not see this coming. However, Porsha’s co-star NeNe Leakes gave off the impression that she knew something was wrong with Kordell and their relationship from the start. She also reassured everyone that she will be right…

Michelle Clark

Media Outlets Make a Mockery of Inarticulate Black Woman

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Reported by Malcolm Morrow The trend of having inarticulate Black people reporting the happenings of the day on the local news continues with Michelle Clark a.k.a. “The Kapooyow Kapooyow Lady.” Clark was telling her local news station in Houston about the hail storm that caused considerable damage to her apartment complex and also provided insight on how the sudden change in weather made her feel. Of course, there’s no fault…

The Washington Post Starts Charging Monthly Fee For Heavy Website Users

The Washington Post Starts Charging Monthly Fee For Heavy Website Users

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The Washington Post has become the latest newspaper in the United States to announce that it will start charging frequent users of its website a monthly fee, joining the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal and others in imposing a paywall on consumers. The Post, like its rivals, has been suffering financially as readers have moved online, and its print circulation has shrunk. Last month the Post’s parent company announced a…

Kimani Gray’s Mother Wants to Know Why Her Son Was ‘Slaughtered’ by Police

Kimani Gray’s Mother Wants to Know Why Her Son Was ‘Slaughtered’ by Police

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Carol Gray, the mother of slain teenager Kimani Gray, demanded yesterday at a news conferethernce to know why her son was “slaughtered” by police last Saturday. Tearfully, she expressed the pain of a mother who now has lost two of her sons in the past two years. With her head wrapped in a black scarf and her eyes shielded by sunglasses, Gray spoke to a room full of reporters while…

Black Nurse Banned From Touching “WHITE” Baby Wins Lawsuit

Black Nurse Banned From Touching “WHITE” Baby Wins Lawsuit

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After settling one lawsuit, a Flint, Michigan hospital accused of honoring a racist man’s request that Black nurses not care for his newborn said Friday that the “situation … was trigged by conduct which is not consistent with Hurley’s policies.” Hurley Medical Center now faces a second lawsuit over the incident. It settled the first suit — with veteran neonatal nurse Tonya Battle, 49 — Thursday after hours of negotiations…

Jesse Jackson Jr. Cuts Deal Implicating His Wife

Jesse Jackson Jr. Cuts Deal Implicating His Wife

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Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife could be in for some tense pillow talk. Jackson, the former Democratic congressman who’s on the verge of signing a plea agreement to resolve a corruption probe, has reportedly implicated his wife to prosecutors in the deal. Multiple news organizations are reporting that the final plea deal could be filed as soon as Friday, and that the plea says wife Sandi Jackson was aware…