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Mattel Honors Director of ‘Selma’ With Custom Made Barbie – Naturally Moi

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By: Naturally Triece It is official! Mattel, the company which is responsible for manufacturing the famous Barbie doll, has announced that they will be creating a campaign to honor today’s influential women. There are six influential “Sheroes” who will receive their own “one-of-a-kind doll.” One of the women in particular is Oscar-nominated director Ava Duvernay. Duvernay is the Academy Award ...

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Neil deGrasse Tyson says he wants to enlighten, not debate

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By Michal Ortner Neil deGrasse Tyson, a well-known astrophysicist and scientific speaker, recently premiered his new late night talk show that revolves around scientific reasoning. The television show, StarTalk, will appear on the National Geographic Channel every week. Tyson’s new endeavor is a way to reach more people by mixing together pop culture, science, comedy, and current events. In his ...

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We TV tried to do something crazy, and they were shut down in their tracks

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By Nigel Boys Although hosts of the new S*x Box show, featuring real-life couples having intimate activity before a national television audience, thought the show would be “groundbreaking,” they have since cancelled it after only airing five episodes. The show, which features a panel of so-called experts giving advice to couples after they have been in a soundproof box on ...

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Toronto Raptors GM Fined $35K for Saying “f*ck” in Public

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By Victor Ochieng The rivalries between NBA teams are what make the game interesting. But at times, a player’s antics may end up costing them thousands of dollars. It’s become quite clear that the rule doesn’t apply to players alone, but to the entire NBA fraternity, including general managers. A good example is Toronto Raptors General Manager Masai Ujiri, who ...

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Rapper 50 Cent calls fan an “angry black b*tch”: This woman is outraged

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download In this video, filmmaker Rachel Bradshaw comes on to discuss the recent remarks by the rapper 50 Cent.  On his Instagram page, 50 Cent had this exchang with a woman.  It was after he showed a picture of himself with his son, Sire Jackson. “What about your first born ? @50cent,” the woman ...

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Rapper Killer Mike Will School MIT Students on Race Relations

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By Joshua D. Copeland Rapper Killer Mike is going to hit the stage of MIT’s Hip Hop Speaker Series to deliver a lecture about the race relations in the United States. The rapper will be dropping knowledge on MIT students this upcoming Friday about how race relations and other issues are impacted by current and future technologies.  According to HotNewHipHop.com, ...

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