Month: June 2016

Muhammad Ali: Gone But Never Forgotten

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It seems like the greats are being called home as legendary boxer and political activist, Muhammad Ali passes on after a 32-year battle with Parkinson’s disease.  My grandfather was so tickled by Ali.  I remember as a child feeling joy whenever he came on. He was the consummate entertainer but in a most profound kind of way and a man of conviction who gave voice to the underprivileged. (more…)

Roland Martin Gets Real With Snoop on Controversial “Roots Boycott” Remarks

Roland Martin gets real with Snoop on his controversial “slave movie” remarks which stopped just short of calling for a “Roots” boycott.  If you read my previous post on this topic, you already know; I couldn’t agree more with Roland’s commentary. (more…)

DJ Envy Escapes to UAE & Maldives For Family Vacay

DJ Envy DubaiIf you’ve ever wondered what getting up at 4 am affords you, take a look at the latest photos DJ Envy aka RaaShaun Casey and family posted from their latest vacation.  He and the family are currently living-it-up in the Middle Eastern part of Asia and in keeping with tradition; this luxurious vacay was all planned by the Mrs.   (more…)

Stacey Dash Says The Transgendered Minority Infringe Upon The Rights of The Majority

Stacey Dash knows how to capture headlines, this time taking aim at transgendered suggesting they “go pee in a bush,” before infringing upon her rights.  She gives perspective on controversial topics in her new memoir, There Goes My Social Life: From Clueless to Conservative calling out Hollywood, Caitlin Jenner and Lady Gaga just to name a few. (more…)

Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of World Architecture

KL Twin TowersYou know the most iconic buildings—the Eiffel Tower, the Empire State Building, the Leaning Tower of Pisa—but just how far does your knowledge of world architecture take you? Put it to the test by identifying these famous buildings from around the globe.  (more…)

Obama Says Don’t Fall For the Okey-Doke Because It Sounds Funny

President ObamaPresident Obama finally waded in on the upcoming election cautioning voters not to become cynical or apathetic if we want to continue building on the progress already started saying, “a Republican administration would lead to an economic disaster.”  (more…)