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Still of Lizzy Caplan, James Franco and Seth Rogen in The Interview (2014)
Still of Lizzy Caplan, James Franco and Seth Rogen in The Interview (2014) Photo by Ed Araquel The controversial movie, The Interview, was scheduled to premiere in theaters on December 25, 2014. The release has been canceled in light of the recent breach. Terrorists threatened 9/11 attacks on theaters the showed the [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 6:22 pm
Source: Rolling Out
The family of North Carolina high school student Lennon Lacy, whose death this summer was ruled a suicide by a state medical examiner, is now saying they believe the 17-year-old was murdered. Lennon Lacy's body was found hanging from a wooden swing set in a mobile home park near his home [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 6:21 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
God is good. The post Los Angeles Plumber Baes Gave All The Girlies Leaks appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 6:16 pm
Source: Madam Noire
The President has announced a new approach for improving relations in Cuba, unraveling and reshaping the isolation policies that have existed between the U.S. and Cuba for more than 50 years. Relations have been tense since 1961's Bay of Pigs, when the United States attempted to oust communist Cuban leader [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 6:10 pm
Source: Essence
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A University of Pennsylvania fraternity has been suspended pending an investigation into a holiday card showing the mostly white group posing with what it says was a Beyoncé sex doll. Phi Delta Theta's national leadership halted its Penn chapter this week amid concerns the image - criticized as [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 6:09 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
Boombox by Lyle Owerko at the Dean Collection
You've probably heard about Swizz Beatz's "Dean Collection" show during the Scope art fair in November. Beatz, who Damien Hirst compared to Jean-Michael Basquiat, featured artists included in his personal collection. The Scope show will be making its way to New York in March and we'd bet our vintage Ruff [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 6:02 pm
Source: Vibe Magazine
NEW YORK (AP) — An up-and-coming rapper is among several people arrested in an investigation into a series of gang-related shootings and drug trafficking in New York City. Authorities said Wednesday that Ackquille Pollard was taken into custody shortly after he left a recording studio near Radio City Music Hall in [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 6:01 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
On the latest edition of ‘Celebrity Refresh,' actor Laz Alonso visits Essence of Light to give the women of the shelter some much needed holiday cheer. The post Laz Alonso gives a heartfelt, helping hand with Celebrity Refresh appeared first on Rolling Out. [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 5:58 pm
Source: Rolling Out
Do you think these two will ever go back to being BFFs? The post Cynthia Bailey Talks Reconciling With Nene Leakes appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 5:53 pm
Source: Madam Noire
In 2014, we saw a lot of main characters on our favorite shows kick the bucket. This is dedicated to everyone we lost. So consider… [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 5:37 pm
Source: Global Grind
"Tampax: so the inside of women's bodies don't get cold!" Um, incorrect. Tampon commercials are pretty awkward no matter who makes them. But sketch comedy group Hammerkatz NYU imagined how feminine hygiene products might be advertised if only clueless men were involved in the creative process, left to their (mis)understanding [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 5:29 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
We had a feeling that the new VH1 reality series, “Sorority Sisters” would be met with torches a blazing. Attempting to make reality show fodder out of historic Black Greek society? Um…good luck with that. The Twitter attacks were imminent, sure. But now it looks like the [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 5:20 pm
Source: Jet
Before being involved in the drama on the latest season of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Cynthia Bailey had a longstanding modeling career to brag about. So she's perfectly… [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 5:19 pm
Source: Global Grind
Hasn't it always been real? The post “The Desperation Is So Real:” This Is When Erica Mena Knew It Was Time To Leave LHHNY appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 5:12 pm
Source: Madam Noire
Dear members of the Pennsylvania Zeta Chapter of Phi Theta Delta Fraternity at the University of Pennsylvania, My name is Ernest Owens. Yes, that Ernest Owens. I am a fellow Penn alum who has previously challenged neighboring white Greek fraternities that are part of our campus' Pan-Hellenic community. It was less [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 5:07 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
Get ready to fall in love with the airport. The post Tis The Season To Reduce Stress: Airport Hacks That Make Flying Easier appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 5:00 pm
Source: Madam Noire
Stay strong girl. The post “Never Let A Person Get Comfortable Disrespecting You” Karrueche Says She Is Done Giving Second Chances appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 4:59 pm
Source: Madam Noire
On Wednesday, President Obama announced that the U.S. will restore full diplomatic relations with Cuba for the first time in more than a half-century. The U.S.… [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 4:56 pm
Source: Global Grind
As Jabba the Hutt might say, bargon wan chee kospah ooh ("There will be no bargain!"). But don't let that stop you from getting something nice for the Star Wars fan in your life this holiday season. Now's the perfect time to buy your Star Wars items. Anticipation for the next [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 4:54 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
It seems like we've seen most of our favorite stars pose nude in 2014 thanks to the fappening their itching desire to bare it all. Whether… [...]
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 4:53 pm
Source: Global Grind

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