Goldie’s Gone … Goldie Taylor Leaves MSNBC for … Nowhere

Dang, this is not good news. After 4 years, one of our favorite commentators, political or otherwise, Goldie Taylor is no longer employed by MSNBC. Tuesday morning Taylor tweeted that her contract was not renewed, but did not indicate WHY she and the network were parting … other than she was not given a new […]

The Tatum Talks: Why Viola Davis Rocks a Wig on ‘Murder’

*Shonda Rhimes has done it again!! I am definitely one of the 14 million people that tuned in–excitedly might I add–to the feisty premiere of “How to Get Away With Murder” last week. Rhimes is a master at drawing us in with riveting plots, multi-dimensional characters, and astute writing that keeps you salivating until the next episode, […]

Jovan Belcher Autopsy One Year After Suicide Finds Signs of Brain Disease

*(Via HuffPost) – An autopsy performed one year after Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher fatally shot his 22-year-old girlfriend and killed himself found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease found in athletes and others with a history of repetitive brain injuries. Belcher, 25, killed Kasandra Perkins on Dec. 1, 2012, in […]

Steve Harvey Has Emotional Sit Down with Michael Brown’s Mother

*The mother of slain Michael Brown, Lesley McSpadden, joined Steve Harvey for an emotional episode of his talk show that airs today (09-30-14). McSpadden sat down with Harvey for an heart-wrenching conversation about her son’s death, the unbearable lost and her grief. “Most people grieve in silence. I haven’t had any silence. I haven’t had […]

Fantasia Says New Man’s Troubled Past is ‘Why I Fell for Him’

*Fantasia Barrino’s new man Kendall Taylor has a troubling past. And it’s what is responsible for her falling in love with him. Under an Instagram photo posted over the weekend, Barrino defended Taylor while praising him and his presence in her life at this time. “YOU!!! & My Kids are the best… My kids are […]

BlackandBlueNews: Ferguson PD, I Am Scared of You

*The residents of Ferguson, Missouri, recently notified a U.S. Justice Department, Civil Rights Division official that Ferguson Police Department officers have been wearing “I AM DARREN WILSON” bracelets on duty – in full uniform; in support of the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown. Ferguson police officers say, “I AM DARREN WILSON” however, what […]

Oprah and Tyler Perry Settle Lawsuit Over Alleged Stolen Show

*Oprah and Tyler Perry have settled a lawsuit against the entertianment duo — accusing them of stealing the idea for one of their OWN shows from another writer. The Jasmine BRAND got the exclusive and revealed the writer — who claimed they ripped off “The Have and Have Nots” — dismissed the case. Initially, Parables Entertainment […]

Steven Ivory: When the President is a Brother

*It’s called Bizarro World. A planet which debuted  in Superman comic books in the ‘60s, Bizarro World is the exact opposite of Earth. Instead of being round, the planet is shaped like a cube. Everything considered bad on planet earth is deemed good in Bizarro World. For example, according to the Bizarro Code,  beauty is […]