Don Lemon on Beating Kids: ‘It Worked For Slave Masters’ (Watch)

*Don Lemon has once again slipped and damaged that part of the brain that has any sense. The CNN anchor had some interesting things to say regarding discipline for children during a conversation on “CNN Tonight” with Alisyn Camerota and Chris Cuomo. After Cuomo reveals that based on 30 years of research done by Yale […]

The Pulse of Entertainment: ABC’s ‘Black-ish’ Starring Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross Premiers September 24

ABC’s ‘Black-ish starring Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross premiers September 24, 2014 *“In this day and age it’s normal…to define myself as mixed. Before, I was identified with Black,” said Tracee Ellis Ross (“Girlfriends”) when I asked about any “black-ish” issues in their own lives. Ross plays Rainbow Johnson a racially mixed woman in […]

Iyanla Set to ‘Fix’ 5 Women Who Share ‘Baby-Daddy’ of 34 Kids

*Though I didn’t see the episode, I do recall the trailer. Iyanla sat on a porch with Jay Williams, a successful video producer in Atlanta, who had an armful of black baby dolls; which represented the 34 biological children Williams has fathered with 17 different women. The segment was powerful because after a very few […]

Sobering Report: L. A. County Officers Kill Almost One Person Per Week

*A sobering new report from the youth advocacy organization Los Angeles Youth Justice Coalition delves into the activity of Los Angeles law enforcement officers in a report called, “Don’t Shoot to Kill.” The report claims that nearly 600 people, many of them young black and Latino men, have been killed by Los Angeles law enforcement officers […]

Wig Designer’s Lawsuit Against Nicki Minaj Tossed

*A federal judge in Atlanta has dismissed a lawsuit filed against Nicki Minaj by her former wig designer. In a lawsuit filed in February, Terrence Davidson accused the rapper, real name Onika Maraj, and Pink Personality LLC of breaking implied contracts, reneging on discussions to launch a reality TV show and a wig line, and […]

Karrueche Tran Pregnant With Chris Brown’s Baby?

*Gossip site MediaTakeOut is citing an unnamed source who claims that Karrueche Tran is pregnant and Chris Brown is the father. Brown and Tran have had an on-again off-again relationship for several years. “She’s very confused right now, because she loves Chris and Chris wants a baby,” the source reportedly said. “But Karrueche wants more […]