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NEW YORK (AP) — Kimora Lee Simmons has broken her public silence on the mounting sexual misconduct allegations against her former husband, Russell Simmons, offering a ringing defense of his character. Kimora Lee Simmons took to Instagram to say she’s known Russell Simmons for over 25 years and “These allegations against him are nothing like […]

Comedian Earthquake doesn’t always understand his family, especially when he asked them to come out to his shows. “Supporting me is not me giving you a comp ticket, okay,” expressed Earthquake. He laughed, “Buy a ticket!” The more seasoned comedians have a bit of a problem with people who are known as social media comedians […]

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Former White House strategist Steve Bannon told CNN Tuesday he is going to campaign for Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore at a rally in the state next week, making a strong show of support for the embattled Republican a week before the special election. The announcement came hours after The Associated Press reported that Bannon, […]

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are probably the most shopped days of the year every year no matter what. Whether you’re out and about or huddled over your computer screen we always manage to find a good deal. But how much of the money that we spend goes to Black-owned businesses? We show love to […]

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump isn’t campaigning for Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore because of “discomfort” with the sexual misconduct allegations made by several women but isn’t calling on the controversial judge to drop out of the race because the state’s voters should decide, the White House says. Ultimately, Trump doesn’t know who to […]

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Ava DuVernay, the director of Disney’s upcoming film adaptation of “A Wrinkle in Time,” said she would join a growing boycott of Disney’s screenings after the studio announced it had banned access to a media outlet over critical coverage. It all started with a Los Angeles Times investigation into Disney’s business dealings with Anaheim, which […]

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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers recently defended Colin Kaepernick, saying that he "should be on a [NFL] roster right now."

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After Cardi B delivered what only her fans are calling a “stellar” performance of her hit single “Bodak Yellow” at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards pre-show, she gave a shout out to NFL player and activist Colin Kaepernick. As you know, he’s been sidelined since the NFL blackballed the former San Francisco 49er. “Colin […]


Bow Wow is back in social media’s crosshairs after trying to show his support for the flood victims in Houston with a “hook em’ horns” sign. The actor, a.k.a. Shad Moss, tweeted a pic of himself throwing up the hand symbol representing the Longhorns of University of Texas at Austin. The backlash started immediately, with folks […]

Russ Parr this morning spoke with Dr. Ben Carson about last nights speech given by Melania Trump. Carson feels that whether the speech was plagiarized or not they both rest on excellent principles. Parr could’t understand how Carson could back up someone that called him a “pathological liar,” is about division and hate. Carson believes […]