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Was Miss Jamaica Robbed at the Miss Universe Pageant? (Podcast)

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download After Miss Colombia’s Paulina Vega won the Miss Universe pageant on Sunday, she was greeted with a scepter, tiara and a kiss from the first runner-up, Miss U.S.A. But even as Vega took her first steps as Miss Universe, something that was happening elsewhere on stage caught a lot of attention. Photos circulated ... Read More »

Meagan Good Defends Her Sister’s “Tacky” Instagram Photos

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The “good” in Megan Good’s name isn’t just a surname, it also describes her as in “good sister”. When a follower made negative comments about Megan’s sister La’Myia scantily cladded pregnancy photos, little sis donned her cape and swooped in to save the day. La’Myia and her husband, singer Eric Bellinger, did a photo shoot to memorialize the maternity. It’s ... Read More »

He’s A Successful TV Writer, Rapper & Actor At the same Time – 6 Interesting Facts about Donald Glover

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It’s rare to find an artist that can successfully weave through 3 careers in different aspects of entertainment and still remain respected in each genre. But Donald Glover, a.k.a. Childish Gambino is SUCCESSFULLY doing it all.  When he’s not on tour with his fellow rappers, he working as an actor with really impressive cast mates. And when he’s not acting or ... Read More »

Marissa Alexander Released From Jail | Kulture Kritic

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April V. Taylor After being sentenced in 2012 to 20 years for firing a warning shot into the ceiling during an altercation with her abusive husband, Marissa Alexander has finally been released from a Jacksonville jail under a plea deal that capped her sentence to the three years she has already served behind bars. Alexander had the original conviction overturned ... Read More »

The Story Behind The Woman Who Married Herself

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By Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses A Houston, Texas woman promised herself that if she turned 40 and had not yet met the man of her dreams she would marry herself and she did. According to naturallymoi.com, “Yasmin Eleby’s wedding ceremony was impeccably planned down to the last detail. Ten bridesmaids, an elegant candlelight ceremony and a three-tiered wedding cake that was a ... Read More »

S.F. Official Encourages Parents to “snitch” To End Gun Violence

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By Dr. Sinclair Grey III Gun violence is a very serious issue, especially within the African-American community. Unless people such as politicians, parents, and educators come together to take a collective stand, Black people will continue to become victims of shootings in large numbers. London Breed, the President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, is doing something out of the ... Read More »