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12 Years A Slave Director Confronted For Glorifying “Slave Movies”

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By Greg B. Recently at a New York Film Critic’s Circle Award, Steve McQueen, who is the director in the film 12 Years a Slave received an award and was heckled. McQueen, received the Best Director award and during his speech, he began to get heckled by film critic Armond White. White, who yelled that McQueen was “an embarrassing doorman and garbage man.” He also said, “F–k you. Kiss my…

What’s Next for Jahi McMath? Her Family Finds Out Soon

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By Dr. Sinclair Grey III Jahi McMath, a 13-year-old girl on a ventilator has been declared brain dead by doctors. Her case reached the California Superior Court in an effort to have her body transferred to another facility. The court did say that her body could be transferred to another facility. The coroner for Alameda County issued a death certificate for Jahi. The date of death was December 12, 2013…

Actress from “Motown The Musical” Discusses Her Battle with Cancer

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By Dr. Sinclair Grey III “Earlier this year, Valisia LeKae made a splash on The Great White Way in what many thought was to be the role of her lifetime as Diana Ross in Motown The Musical. A little over six months after the Berry Gordy-produced show became one of Broadway’s biggest box-office hits of 2013, the Tony Award-nominated performer discovered she had ovarian cancer.” Clearly, this was something that…

No Mothers Allowed? The Combs Family Release Their Christmas Card

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By Barry Burch Jr. “Take that, take that.” The camera person must have heard a lot of that as he snapped pictures of P. Diddy with his family. The surprise really came at the end most likely, when P. Diddy asked if a remix would be possible. The Combs family looks to be living large and most importantly happy, according to their adorable Christmas card. Along with a comment, Diddy…

Don Cheadle Returns for a Big Payday in the Next Avengers Movie

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by Greg B. He’s back! Don Cheadle is rumored to be lined up to play the role of Col. Rhodes aka War Machine. Marvel is set to release the third installment of the Ironman series, in 2015. Cheadle who starred in the second Ironman, in a role that Terrance Howard had initially occupied. The man behind Ironman; Robert Downey, Jr., who recently brought teamed up with the other Marvel comic…

MC Hammer Says He Has Receipt for the $800,000 He Paid to IRS

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by Barry Burch Jr. His name is MC Hammer and he is still paid.  At least according to him, he is, anyway. There was a rumor going around that the rapper owed the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) $800,000 in back taxes.  To that MC Hammer said no way. Hammer, 51, attempted to clear things up through way of his Twitter account for which he has 300 million followers. “I put…

U.S. Airman, Michael Giles, Seeking Commute In 25 Year Sentence

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In a repeat of the constant chatter that has been the repeal of mandatory minimum sentences, there is a member of our military that is in peril. Michael Giles who was a member of the United States AirForce, and served a tour in Iraq and Kuwait was sentenced to a mandatory minimum of 25 years in prison. Giles who was involved in a shooting in Tallahassee, Florida where a fight…

L.A. Reid Sets It Straight on Twitter: He and TLC Are ‘Friends 4 Life’

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By Daphne R Rumors were circulating weeks ago that the popular girl group, TLC, had been dropped from Epic Records. TLC’s fan site is said to have noticed that after the airing of the group’s biopic movie, CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story, that the group was not listed on Epic’s website and that the Epic logo had been removed from the group’s website as well. But in a tweet on November 25th,…

Taye Diggs Fires Back At Rumors Claiming He Hates Black Women

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By Lillian Armstead “The only Black woman I ever loved is my mama.” Was Taye Diggs serious when he made this statement?  Well based on a tweet he posted on his Twitter account this is not the case at all.  According to the actors Twitter account the comment was merely a joke, “Regarding the preposterous quote about black women: It is false. I have not and would never say such…

Three Questions We Have for “Pastor” Pebbles and Her Constant Quest for Revenge

Three Questions We Have for “Pastor” Pebbles and Her Constant Quest for Revenge

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Britt L reported this week about the appearance of Pebbles on the Wendy Williams Show in order to clear her “good name.”   Britt’s description of the appearance is below, but before you read what the esteemed journalist has to say about the matter, here are a few questions we have for Ms. Peri “Pebbles” Reid: 1) Aren’t you supposed to be a pastor?  Doesn’t the bible say something about…

Doing The Wrong Thing: Spike Lee Sued For Re-Tweeting Old Couples Address

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By: Britt L What’s that saying? Big brother is always watching? Well, apparently, 240,000 followers are too. Legendary film maker Spike Lee is being sued over a tweet posted via Twitter many months ago…However, the famous director disclosed some vital and personal information that could have harmed an elderly couple residing in Florida. Back in late March, months before George Zimmerman was acquitted in the deαth of 17-year-old unarmed Trayvon…

House Party Violence Kιlls Two Teens and Injuries Two Dozen More

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This past Saturday night during a big house party, which was advertised on Twitter, turned violent.  Two teenagers were kιlled and almost two dozen people were injured in Northwest Harris Counties. According to the police the massive shooting incident took place before 11 p.m. at the birthday party of 18 year-old Mariah Boulden. The gun shots sounded in Cypress Texas at 7300 block of Enchanted Creek Drive. Sheriff Adrian Garcia…

Black People Can Watch ‘The Game’ but Can’t Be Models and Extras in the Show?

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By: Madam Prezident When you watch the television show ‘The Game’, I think it’s safe to say that the show is geared toward African American men and women, predominantly women. Hylton Casting Agency is responsible for providing The Game’s extras, but as you can read in the above picture—the show isn’t interested in African American models and extras. The flyer stated Muscular Male Models Women with extensive visible tattoos Caucasian, Asian,…

NFL Star Adrian Peterson is Found to Have Yet Another Child Out of Wedlock

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Adrian Peterson’s life has just gotten more and more complicated since the death of his two-year old son.  Right after being the MVP for the NFL, Peterson is being exposed as a man who doesn’t keep up with all the kids he keeps having. According to TMZ, Peterson is the father of a three-month old girl born to a woman who works as a waitress in Indianapolis.   This is yet…

Wedding Bells on the Way:  Rapper Big Sean Get Engaged

Wedding Bells on the Way: Rapper Big Sean Get Engaged

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If you date someone for just six months and then feel the need to pop the question, we have one piece of advice:  Don’t.  Psychologists say that the first six months is the honeymoon period, and you’re not really able to evaluate a person for their flaws.  But not everybody listens, which is why Lamar and Khloe ended so fast, along with Terrell and Evelyn.  Passion is not enough to…