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Naya Rivera Says “White People Shower More Than Ethnics”


While appearing on The View, Naya Rivera made controversial remarks about the difference between whites and non-whites. According to Rivera, the differences between whites and “ethnics” can be seen in their bathing habits. During a panel, the Glee star told  cohosts she believes white people bathe way more than non-whites. “I have to say I have a theory about showering, ... Read More »

VH1 feels the heat and dumps the show “Sorority Sisters”

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by Ashley Naples The VH1 show “Sorority Sisters” was one of the most hated reality TV shows since Oxygen sought to put out “All my babies mamas.”  The efforts by Viacom to profit from black dysfunctionality have drawn the ire of many, leading consumers to fight back in protest. It appears that the petitions are working.  VH1 is putting its ... Read More »

Breaking: The New York Jets hire a black head coach


Todd Bowles doesn’t qualify as a splashy hire. He’s not brash like Rex Ryan or a household name. But the New York Jets’ new head coach is one of the NFL’s great teachers, whose players describe him as a genius with strategy, and the opportunity for Bowles to run his own program was a long time coming. Bowles agreed to ... Read More »

BOSS Sports | Barkley dissed Jordan’s GM skills and now Michael won’t even speak to him


By Angela L. Braden Charles Barkley is not only known for his amazing skills on the basketball court.  The veteran athlete has also achieved infamy for his fearless, sometimes inflammatory commentary on sports, culture, and society. There’s no doubt that Barkley’s comments on a menagerie of topics has won him both friends and enemies.  And some have switched the aisle ... Read More »

Study: Most Americans would skip church to watch the game on TV

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By Victor Ochieng People go to church for spiritual nourishment, but a number of American churchgoers would rather catch up with their favorite football teams than attend service, a new study released by LifeWay Research reveals. The Nashville-based researcher interviewed 994 churchgoing Americans and found that about 1 in every 7 (15%) churchgoers would forego a weekly church service to ... Read More »

BOSS Sports | Legendary MLB Slugger Hank Aaron Joins Group Buying Atlanta Hawks


BY:  John “Hennry” Harris Former home run king and Atlanta Braves Hall of Famer Hank Aaron has joined a group looking to buy the Atlanta Hawks according to ESPN. The investment group is led by Memphis Grizzlies minority owner Steve Kaplan, and includes Indonesian sports magnates Thohir and Handy Poernomo Soetedjo and former Grizzlies CEO Jason Levien, now the managing general ... Read More »

Dr Boyce Watkins: Sheila Johnson, BET and Economic Servitude (podcast)


Podcast: Play in new window | Download Sheila Johnson is the co-founder of Black Entertainment Television, which she founded with her ex-husband Bob Johnson in 1980. The network has been consistently criticized over the years for providing content for black people that is either brainless or self-destructive. Johnson has taken some hits for this and even admitted that her network ... Read More »