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We got what you need on a Monday: Rowlf from "The Muppets" appears to perform Biz Markie's 1989 crossover hit "Just A Friend" in this great new video mashup. The clip was posted on YouTube by isthishowyougoviral (a.k.a. Mylo the Cat). Last year, the same account gave the world the [...]
Mon, Jan 26, 2015 3:44 am
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
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Run Claudia!!! The post “Here's To The Next Mrs. Stewart!” Burnt Friend Contracts, Apollo's Apology And Claudia And Kordell's Connection: RHOA Ep. 12 appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 11:18 pm
Source: Madam Noire
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Ah, Real Housewives of Atlanta, aka RHOA. How I wish I could quit you, especially after an episode that featured far too much information about Kandi and Todd's babymaking plans, an awkward encounter between their respective spawn and a truly sad scene of Apollo trying to tell his two [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 10:47 pm
Source: Jet
Viola Davis brought the audience to their feet with her touching acceptance speech at the 2015 Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday. "When I tell my daughter stories at night, inevitably, a few things happen," Davis said while accepting the award. "Number one, I use my imagination. I always start with [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 10:14 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
Of course Orange is the New Black star, Laverne Cox looked stunning at the SAG Awards in her champagne colored Johanna Johnson satin gown, but did you see the headband braid atop her blonde ombre hair? We couldnt stop staring, so we asked celebrity hairstylist Ursula Stephen to tell us [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 9:15 pm
Source: Essence
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The 2015 SAG Awards red carpet was filled with stunning looks, but Viola Davis is a contender for best beauty of the night. Dressed in a custom white Max Mara gown, Davis looked like a goddess with her fabulous Afro and smoldering eye makeup. We rarely see the "How to Get [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 8:11 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
As a kid growing up on Chicago's South Side in the 1950s, I loved baseball. But most blacks then didn't love the Chicago Cubs. There were two reasons for that. The Cubs played at Wrigley Field on Chicago's North Side, and blacks almost literally took their lives in their [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 7:01 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
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There is something genius about setting a coming-of-age comedy in 2014, but making the main characters obsessed with '90s hip-hop. You get the best of both worlds: the pop culture references, Bitcoin, iPhones and YouTube -- paired with the flyest '90s wardrobe a teenager could ask for, a soundtrack featuring [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 5:55 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
Is he managing more than her career? The post Amber Rose Sets The Record Straight on Relationship With Nick Cannon appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 2:51 pm
Source: Madam Noire
Sad situation. The post Kevin McCall Taps Out on Custody Battle With Eva Marcille appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 2:00 pm
Source: Madam Noire
Scores of Boko Haram militant gunmen reportedly waged a predawn attack Sunday on a key city of Maiduguri in northeastern Nigeria, engaging in a fierce battle with troops on the outskirts of the city, forcing residents to flee from their homes, according to the military, residents and other sources, CNN [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 1:17 pm
Source: The Root
Conservative activist and former Republican presidential hopeful Gary Bauer believes that Martin Luther King Jr. would not have supported same-sex marriage rights. "There is nothing in the Constitution of the United States that says that same-sex marriage has to be the law of the land," Bauer, who is the president [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 12:59 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
It's finally here. The post Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney Debut “FourFiveSeconds” appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 12:34 pm
Source: Madam Noire
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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have made it clear they love to dress alike, whether they're on the streets of Brooklyn in the same casual attire or front row at a fashion show in matching cleavage-baring ensembles. The couple took its matchy-matchy tendencies to the 2015 BET Honors on Saturday, [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 12:28 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
In a scene that has become all too familiar to New York Times columnist Charles Blow—who has written extensively about racial profiling—his son was stopped Saturday by Yale police as he walked home from the library, according to a report at Mediaite. And Blow is “fuming.” [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 11:48 am
Source: The Root
A photo posted by SAG Awards (@sagawards) on Jan 24, 2015 at 12:11pm PST Tonight the 21st annual Screen Actor's Guild awards airs live at 8 p.m. EST/5 p.m. PST on TBS and TNT. The star studded affair which will be held at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, Calif. [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 11:38 am
Source: Rolling Out
The next Lady Gaga concert might be on an entirely different level, and all thanks to a pole dancing class she took this weekend. The… [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 11:26 am
Source: Global Grind
Saturday night Rihanna released a new track titled “FourFiveSeconds,” with Kanye West and Paul McCartney. [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 11:23 am
Source: Essence
Inspired by the true tale of 6-year-old Miles Scott, who survived cancer and captivated our hearts when he got to fulfill his dream of becoming a superhero, Julia Roberts has decided to take his story to the big screen. The post Popular actress to produce, star in ‘Batkid' movie appeared first [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 11:16 am
Source: Rolling Out
A Brooklyn teenager was arrested earlier this week for making terrorist threats against the NYPD. Daily Mail reports: Osiris Aristy, 17, who lives in Bushwick, Brooklyn, posted… [...]
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 11:14 am
Source: Global Grind

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