Logo

News Tab

Tag : Twitter

JET Magazine’s Final Issue Arrives at Newsstands on June 9

Read More

By Andrew Scot Bolsinger The final issue of a pioneer magazine that focused on its core audience of blacks in America and expanded into the mainstream marketplace will release its final print magazine on June 9. JET Magazine will revert to an entirely online presence following its final issue as it transitions to an all-digital format. The front of its final printed magazine is an assortment of the most iconic…

Dr. Dre Buys Luxurious $40 Million Dollar Castle With Moat After Apple Deal

Read More

By Andrew Scot Bolsinger Following the billion-dollar sale of his Beats audio devices, music producer Dr. Dre has reportedly purchased the estate built by NFL quarterback Tom Brady and his supermodel wife Gisele Bündchen for a reported $40 million. It’s a home worthy of the old Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous television show and the more modern Cribs. The mega-18,298-square-foot mansion, which had an original list price of $50 million,…

Charlie Sheen calls Rihanna a “Village idiot” for not wanting to meet him

Read More

Reported by Liku Zelleke Apparently, Charlie Sheen took his fiancée, Brett Rossi, out to dinner on her birthday which was last Wednesday. The restaurant that they chose to dine in must have been a popular haunt with the Hollywood crowd as well as chart-toppers, because soon Sheen found out that Rihanna was also dining on its premises. Rossi, a Rihanna fan, asks that he arrange for them to meet the…

Kevin Hart Lashes Out Over Ex-Wife’s Cheating Allegations

Read More

April Taylor Kevin Hart has taken to Twitter to vent about comments his ex-wife Torrei Hart made about his current girlfriend. The exes have two children together. Torrei Hart told Rocsi Diaz in a recent ET interview that she believes that Eniko Parrish, Hart’s current girlfriend, is to blame for the break up of her marriage. The Root is reporting that she even went so far as to say that…

Boston hockey fans tweeted racist tweets about hockey player PK Subban. www.blacklikemoi.com

Black Hockey Player Defends National Hockey League, Boston After Being Called a N*gger by Fans

Read More

Reported by Krystle Crossman Even though the hockey series is only two games in, the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadians are having a rough time already. P.K. Subban of the Canadians is having an especially hard time dealing with some fans from Boston who were less than impressed with his game-winning goal. They took to Twitter to express their displeasure with the fact that their team lost, but they did…

The Ethiopian Suri Tribe defines beauty based upon the size of a womans lip plate. www.blacklikemoi.com

Women In African Tribe Protest Painful ‘Lip Plate’ Beautification Process

Read More

Reported by Barry Burch Jr. The phrase “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder” typically means that beauty is unique to the person viewing it.  However, beauty may also be interconnected with geography.  While rather skinny women may grace our magazines in America, a rather plump one would have all the guys chasing after them in China. Very similarly, women in America with flawless faces are usually put on…

“The KeKe Palmer Project” Scheduled To Join A Long List of Daily Talk Shows

Read More

By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert At age 20, KeKe Palmer will be the youngest talk show host in TV history. BET networks and Telepictures have joined forces to debut a daily talk show, “The KeKe Palmer Project.” The show will be an hour long and Palmer is set to have discussion topics to include: social issues, sex, celebrity interviews, undercover segments, ‘on the street’ bits, and fashion. The show joins a long…

Rihanna Is Going To Star In A Children’s Movie?

Read More

By Dr. Sinclair Grey III We all know Rihanna to be a dynamic singer and entertainer, but did you know that she is venturing in something new? According to reports, the Bajan star has been cast as the leading voice character in a new 3D animated Dream Works film titled Home. The film is based on Adam Rex’s children’s book, The True Meaning of Smekday. Rihanna will be the leading…

Legendary Award-Winning Director Passes Away At 83

Read More

By Dr. Sinclair Grey III The theatre world is dealing with the loss of a legend. Actor, playwright, and director, Phillip Hayes Dean died from a heart condition on Monday, April 14. The news of his death was announced by a family spokesperson. He was 83-years-old. “Phillip Hayes Dean might be best known for his Broadway play Paul Robeson, performed by James Earl Jones in 1978, and in Avery Brooks’…

Black and Single Ep. 1 – Black and First Dates

Read More

  Oni goes on the first date with man that seems too good to be true… Email us: blackandsingletv@gmail.com Follow us: @blackandsingle1 on Twitter Like Us: www.facebook.com/blackandsingle       [leadplayer_vid id=”534F2EAEF1F21″]

Black Twitter Goes After Lolo Jones

Read More

By Andrew Scot Bolsinger Lolo Jones tweets smack and riles up reactions… again Track Olympian turned bobsledder Lolo Jones attacked Rihanna via twitter this week and drew immediate criticism via social media. Jones responded to the news that rapper Drake would be hosting this year’s Espy Awards, airing July 16, 9 p.m. on ESPN, Jones decided to take a swipe at singer Rihanna, who is—once again—dating the Canadian superstar. “It’s…

Brandon Spikes Starts Twitter War With Patriot Fans

Read More

By Dr. Sinclair N. Grey III Many former NFL players have alluded to playing in the NFL as modern day slavery. While some have made this statement, many of their critics have sited the millions of dollars they’ve made in such a system. Within every professional sport, there’s organization, structure, and discipline. Each year, players are cut for one reason or another. Let’s face it – it’s a business. Some…

Dwyane Wade Speaks Up For Trayvon Martin

Read More

By Andrew Scot Bolsinger Kobe Bryant’s interview with The New Yorker reopened a two-year-old debate over the public reaction to the killing of unarmed, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman. In the lengthy feature, Bryant was critical of the Miami Heat’s response, which included a team photo all wearing hoodies. Heat all-star guard Dwayne Wade defended the picture again this week. For Wade, the Trayvon Martin case was personal, because…

Nick Cannon appeared on Good Morning America to defend his White face alter ego named Connor Smallnut. www.blacklikemoi.com

Nick Cannon to Release “White People Party Music” by Whiteface Alter Ego

Read More

by Barry Burch Jr. Nick Cannon has been incredibly vocal about race in America — at least a great deal more than his peers.  He once suggested on Twitter that Hollywood should invest more of its resources towards uplifting Black kings and queens rather than memories of slavery.  The actor’s most recent involvement with the touchy subject is a little less serious in comparison to the Whiteface he donned last…

N*gger! Cracker!! Explosive CNN Panel Dedicates Whole Show To Discuss these Racist Words

Read More

6/29/2013 – Race has been a big topic of national discussion in the last few weeks, from Paula Deen getting fired for saying the n-word to Rachel Jeantel saying the phrase “creepy-ass cracker.” CNN’s Don Lemon decided an “honest and difficult conversation” was needed, and so that’s just what he did, the end result being a very direct and honest discussion about the taboos surrounding the use of the n-word…