Month: February 2015

Empire Episode 7 Recap! (Full Video)

Empire Episode 7
Empire Episode 7

Empire Episode 7 showed us all why we love this show!  It gets better and better each week and with just four more episodes, I’m already grieving its hiatus.    (more…)

Reginae Carter & Toya Wright on Wendy!

Toya Wright and her daughter with rapper Lil Wayne, Reginae Carter appeared on the Wendy Williams show to discuss her appearance on MTV’s “My Super Sweet Sixteen” and her recent separation from her husband, Memphitz.    (more…)

Ernest Just-Pioneer in Marine Biology and Zoology

Ernest Just
Ernest Just

Ernest Just was born on August 14, 1883 in Charleston, South Carolina. His mother worked as a school teacher and his father, a dock worker, died when Ernest was only four years old, forcing him to have to work in the fields after school each day. Because high schools in the South provided such poor education at that time, Ernest’s mother decided to send him North to receive better schooling. Through hard work, Ernest was able to earn enough money to attend the Kimball Academy in New Hampshire. The Kimball Academy was an exclusive school and Just proved himself worthy by excelling in his classes. As the editor of the school newspaper and President of the debating team, Ernest completed the four year program in only three, graduating with honors as the valedictorian of his class.    (more…)

How Race and Class Reshape This Slut-Shaming Beef!

Amber vs. Khloe
Amber vs. Khloe

Repost from: The Root

When Khloe Kardashian attempted to defend her younger sister by calling out Amber Rose for being a teen stripper, she failed to realize how easy it is to throw

If an eye for an eye leaves the whole world blind, what does a tweet for a tweet do? If you’re talking Khloe Kardashian’s newly minted social media beef with Amber Rose, it probably leaves most of the world entertained, while exposing that even so-called sexual liberation comes with the baggage of race and class.

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