Archive for February, 2011

Senior ESPN Writer Howard Bryant Arrested for Domestic Assault on Estranged Wife & Hitting a Police Officer

ESPN writer Howard Bryant arrested in front of Massachusetts pizzeria for domestic assault on estranged wife, hitting police officer trying to subdue him. First Dominic Carter beat his wife up, now Howard Bryant, a senior writer for ESPN, is in the news for domestic violence. According to The Republican, Bryant, […]

by · February 28, 2011 · Uncategorized

Iraqi War Vet Colby Bohannan Launches Group to Give Scholarships to "White Males," Claims Exclusion in College Application Process

Iraqi war veteran Colby Bohannan launches scholarship program for white males only because they “are excluded when they apply to college.” The Former Majority Association for Equality has launched a college scholarship for white males, who it claims is now an underrepresented demographic in society. Right. The group plans to […]

by · February 28, 2011 · Uncategorized

NOI Minister Louis Farrakhan Says Moammar Gadhafi "Has Always Been a Friend" & Refuses to Repudiate Actions Against Libyans

Louis Farrakhan says embattled Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi “has always been a friend” and refuses to distance himself from him. Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan said embattled Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi has always been a friend and he won’t distance himself from him, the Chicago Sun Times reports. […]

by · February 28, 2011 · Uncategorized

SHOCK: Bloomberg News Journalist Assaulted in Beijing While Covering Police Deployment

SHOCK: A journalist working for Bloomberg News was assaulted Saturday in Beijing while covering the deployment of police in response to online calls for protests in the capital of China, Bloomberg reports. At least five men in plain clothes, who appeared to be security personnel, punched and kicked the reporter […]

by · February 28, 2011 · Uncategorized

Melissa Leo Wins Best Supporting Female Actress, Drops F-Word

Melissa Leo wins Best Supporting Female Actress for “The Fighter” and she had to drop the f-word. Priceless and I see a fine for ABC from the FCC in the near future. Sorry, but this is a shameful display of vulgarity. She won’t be remembered for her role in “The […]

by · February 28, 2011 · Uncategorized

Fight Between Teenage Groups at Houston Rodeo Cook-off Leaves Two Shot

Who would have ever thought a fight between teens could break out at a rodeo! Well, it did. According to KTRK, the shooting occurred at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo held at Reliant Stadium in. The shooting happened half an hour before the carnival closed Saturday night. A group […]

by · February 28, 2011 · Uncategorized

Huntsville Minor Hockey League Sparks Controversy Over Hosting Dachshund Race at Ice Rink

It is a sad commentary that the Huntsville Havoc minor league hockey team decides to host a dachshund race to raise money for NASCAR driver Ryan Newman’s animal welfare foundation,by allowing the dogs to run at an ice rink. Doesn’t that rise to the level of animal cruelty since dachshunds […]

by · February 25, 2011 · Uncategorized

Philmore Reed Loses Property to Tax Foreclosure &kamp; Fatally Shoots Wrecker Driver Travis Fenty Sent to Remove Cars

Foreclosures have led some people to do some crazy things. Reed had known for two years that his property in Atlanta was sold in a tax sale, according to the AJC, but he decided to take matters into his own hands by refusing to leave. When the wrecker service came […]

by · February 25, 2011 · Uncategorized

Retired Atlanta Pastor & High Ranking United Methodist Church Official Albert Turnell Jr. Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

SHAME: Albert Turnell Jr., 71, who is a retired minister and a district superintendent of the United Methodist Church, was arrested Thursday morning at his home in Smyrna, Ga., on federal child pornography charges. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, Turnell was charged with possession and distribution of child pornography. […]

by · February 24, 2011 · Uncategorized

Nick Jonas, Sheryl Crow & Natasha Bedingfield With No Connection to Motown to Perform at White House Black History Bash

White House chooses three white singers Nick Jonas, Sheryl Crow & Natasha Bedingfield, with no connection to Motown, to perform at Black History bash. President Barack Obama will be hosting an event — “The Motown Sound: In Performance at the White House” — for Black History Month, but I am […]

by · February 24, 2011 · Uncategorized