The New Edition Takeover!

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Source: Google Images, BET, The New Edition Story cast members

If you’re a New Edition fan, you were perhaps glued to BET this week, tuning into The New Edition Story.  This particular series has been long awaited and it certainly did NOT disappoint.   Continue reading

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Black Magic Was Everywhere At The Golden Globes

 

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Source: Google Images, Photographer Mert Alas, Actress Tracee Ellis Ross

As our country braces itself for a major transition in the White House, the Golden Globes sprinkled hope in many households.  With racial and cultural tensions at an all-time high, there was nothing more powerful than pure images of inclusion flashing across the television screen and on social media.  Continue reading

A Tribute to George Michael

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Source: Google Images

As a child of the 80’s and 90’s, George Michael is definitely at the top of my list of great artists.  Of course I didn’t know the exact meaning of many of his open-minded lyrics as a little girl, but I knew how to dance and groove to the beat of Faith. Continue reading

When Did We Stop Caring About The Well-Being of Celebrities?

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It’s a sad day when anyone has reached the point of complete mental and physical exhaustion, but it seems like it would be much worse to have to go through it in the public eye.  Since Kanye West’s recent meltdown, the world seems to be split in its reaction.  Some actually care, while others have made it clear that they don’t.  This brings up an interesting question: When did we stop caring about the well-being of celebrities?  Continue reading

Election 2016: America May Become The Opposite Of Great

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The day we were all afraid of is here.  When he first announced his plan to run for President everyone laughed.  Then when he won the Republican nomination, everyone laughed again.  Now, the USA is stuck with Donald Trump as their president.  What does this say about our country as a whole?  It says a lot actually.  We now know, just like blacks came out to vote for Obama two terms in a row, Trump has the same amount of support from his white voters. Continue reading

Should You Get Angry If Lil Wayne Doesn’t Identify With BLM?

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If you’ve been paying attention to social media, you may have caught a snippet of rapper, Lil Wayne, expressing his views about the Black Lives Matter movement in a recent interview.  ABC’s Nightline released footage in which Wayne was pretty vocal about not supporting BLM. Continue reading

Why Insecure and Atlanta Should Be On Your Must-Watch List!

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Source: Google Images

 

With the madness of today’s world serving as the backdrop for a typical day, our natural ability to feel enjoyment sometimes seems lost.  Clinging to just about anything that takes our minds off of the craziness, these two shows could possibly save our sanity. Continue reading

Would You Gossip Less If You Had More Of A Life?

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Source: Wazala.com

It is never good to be more interested in someone’s downfall than you are in their success.

 

Have you ever known anyone that  seems to have just way too much time on their hands or not enough goals and they continuously gossip?  I mean, let’s be real, if gossiping were a sport, they may actually win a trophy. Continue reading