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Archive for April 18th, 2012

Dick Clark Dead at 82, Suffers Massive Heart Attack

BREAKING NEWS:  Dick Clark Dead at 82, Suffers Massive Heart Attack

by Janet Shan· · Entertainment
Ken Lester Named New Judge in Trayvon Martin Murder Case

Ken Lester Named New Judge in Trayvon Martin Murder Case

BREAKING NEWS:  Ken Lester named new judge in the Trayvon Martin murder case as Judge Jessica Recksiedler recuses herself. Judge Kenneth Lester Jr. has been on the bench for 15 years. Kenneth Lester Sr. is a World War II veteran. He has a great deal of experience with criminal trials, […]

Bodies of Missing Winter Park High Students Nicholas Presha, Jeremy Stewart Found Near Cady Way Trail

SHOCK:  The burned bodies of Winter Park High School students Nicholas Presha and Jeremy Stewart were found Wednesday near the Cady Way Trail in Winter Park, Fla.  The bodies of the teens, ages 16 and 18, were found by bicyclists on the trail shortly after they were reported missing. Presha is a […]

by Janet Shan· · Missing Persons

FCC Asks Supreme Court to Hear Janet Jackson 2004 Super Bowl Performance Indecency Case

HINTERLAND GAZETTE BREAKING NEWS:  The FCC has asked the Supreme Court to hear the Janet Jackson 2004 Super Bowl performance indecency case.

by Janet Shan· · Black News
Acura Superbowl Commercial Casting Call Sheet Called for “Light Skinned” Blacks to Apply

Acura Superbowl Commercial Casting Call Sheet Called for “Light Skinned” Blacks to Apply

Acura Superbowl commercial, that starred Jerry Seinfeld and Jay Leno, requested light-skinned, not dark-skinned blacks to apply. According to TMZ, the role of the black car dealer would be played by a “nice looking, friendly, not too dark” African American. SMH. How many blacks drive an Acura?

by Janet Shan· · Black Entertainment News
U.S. Troops from 82nd Airborne Division Under Investigation for Posing with Body Parts of Afghan Bombers

U.S. Troops from 82nd Airborne Division Under Investigation for Posing with Body Parts of Afghan Bombers

Here we go again, U.S. soldiers caught behaving badly in Afghanistan. According to the LA Times, “an American soldier says he released the photos to the newspaper to draw attention to the safety risk of a breakdown in leadership and discipline.”  The Army has since launched an investigation into the […]

by Janet Shan· · Military & War

CNN Polls Finds 30% of Americans Find Michelle Obama More Favorable Than Ann Romney

CNN Poll: Nearly three-quarters of Americans view First Lady Michelle Obama favorably, while 41 percent view Ann Romney favorably, with 20 percent viewing her unfavorably. Twenty-two percent said they viewed Michelle Obama unfavorably, while seven percent had no opinion.  

by Janet Shan· · Polls
Drudge Report Goes After President Obama for Eating Dog Meat as a Boy in Indonesia

Drudge Report Goes After President Obama for Eating Dog Meat as a Boy in Indonesia

DRUDGE REPORT GOES AFTER PRESIDENT OBAMA FOR EATING DOG MEAT:  The Drudge Report is leading this morning with a caption that as a boy, President Obama ate dog meat. Why is this so newsworthy? It wasn’t a secret because he wrote it in his best-selling memoir, “Dreams from My Father: […]

by Janet Shan· · President Obama
Nurse Verna Deann McClain Charged with Capital Murder in Death of Kala Golden Schuchardt During Baby Kidnapping

Nurse Verna Deann McClain Charged with Capital Murder in Death of Kala Golden Schuchardt During Baby Kidnapping

A capital murder charge was filed against Verna Deann McClain for the death of Kala Golden Schuchardt, whose baby Keegan Schuchardt, was kidnapped Tuesday evening outside the Northwoods Pediatric Center. Police said Verna Deann McClain, who is black, confessed to shooting Golden. This is sick and barbaric on so many […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News