Thursday, May 27, 2010

Do Tiny and Toya Promote Prison Love?

Is it right for the BET Show, Tiny and Toya to overromanticize prison life? ;

Odd: Baby Smokes Two Packs a Day

Why would this baby's parent's allow him to smoke two packs per day? ;

Monday, May 24, 2010

LeBron James' Mother and Her Son's Teammate: Overkill?

Is it right for LeBron James to be so distracted by the rumor that his mother is sleeping with his teammate?

Sunday, May 23, 2010

Black Pastor Puts Wife's Body in Freezer

A pastor gets 51-years in prison for putting his wife's body in a freezer.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Dr. Julianne Malveaux: Obama Disappoints Black Women with the Kagan Nomination

I was among the many who were disappointed that President Barack Obama did not nominate an African American woman to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. After all, there are six white men, two women, one Latina and one white, and a nominal African American man on the Court.  Why not an African American woman?
The Black Women's Roundtable, led by Melanie Campbell, was so disappointed that they shared their concerns with the President in a letter that spoke both to the contributions African American women have made and the qualifications of a few good women that President Obama should have considered before nominating Ms. Kagan to the nation's highest court.

I won't even speak on what I perceive as some of the shortcomings of the Kagan nomination.  The Solicitor General has earned the support of some colleagues that I fully respect, such as Harvard Professor Charles Ogletree.  At the same time, we have to pause at the fact that her definition of diversity is ideological diversity, not racial and ethnic diversity, and that she seemed to make Harvard a more welcome place for conservatives, if not for African American faculty.


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Little Girls Dance to "All The Single Ladies" - Is This Too Damn Much?

Yes, this is too much - little kids don't need to be dancing like this.

Sunday, May 16, 2010

The Bodyguard Part 2: Matt Lauer and Whitney Houston's Sister?

Matt Lauer cheats on wife with whiney houston's half-sister alexis

from AOL Black Voices

Popular 'Today' show host Matt Lauer and his wife of 12 years, Annette, have split. Word on the street is that when Lauer was in Vancouver covering the Winter Olympics, he allegedly "bumped Uggs" with Whitney Houston's half-sister, Alexis Houston.

Houston, who also dabbles in music as a singer/songwriter/producer, met Lauer on the set of his show back in 2007. She accompanied Dionne Warwick, who had sung one of her hits for a segment on marriage. Reportedly, Warwick and the show's producers had some friction before the segment aired, and Houston squashed it. Lauer was apparently impressed with how Houston handled her cousin, sources toldHollyscoop.

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Thursday, May 13, 2010

Memoirs of a Black Latina

Christina Mendez stars in "Memoirs of a Black Latina" - Latina women are moving!

Friday, May 7, 2010

Dr. Boyce And The Ladies Sound Off on Celebrity Infidelity

Dr. Boyce Talks to The Ladies As They Sound Off on Celebrity Infidelity