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Archive for April 30th, 2012

Fox News’ Geraldo Rivera Says “Term Illegal Alien May Not be Racist, but Undeniably a Cheap Shot”

Geraldo Rivera has a problem with the term “illegal alien” but thinks wearing a hoodie sends the wrong message about a teen. You know, that he is a thug. SMH. The phrase ‘illegal alien’ may not be a racial slur but it is undeniably a cheap shot — Geraldo Rivera […]

by Janet Shan· · Ridiculous News
Teen Driver Dejon Wideman Charged with Vehicular Homicide, Other Charges in Death of Meadowcreek HS Student Johlonda Lindsey

Teen Driver Dejon Wideman Charged with Vehicular Homicide, Other Charges in Death of Meadowcreek HS Student Johlonda Lindsey

Teen driver Dejon Wideman, 19, was charged with vehicular homicide in the early morning crash that killed Meadowcreek High School junior track star Johlonda Lindsey dead and injured three others while they were on their way to an after-prom party. He was caused with causing the wreck on Steve Reynolds […]

by Janet Shan· · Criminal Charges

Production Assistant on “The View” Shot in Stomach at NYC Deli Because She Took Too Long to Order Sandwich

JESUS TAKE THE WHEEL:  Lourdes Guillen, 25, a production assistant on “The View” was shot in the stomach Sunday a New York deli yesterday because she took too long ordering her food. Three armed thugs fired on her as she tried to protect her cousin, Juan Medina, who had already […]

by Janet Shan· · Crime News
Michael Baisden Starts Petition to Get His Radio Show on WBLS After Accusing Station of “Buffoonery”

Michael Baisden Starts Petition to Get His Radio Show on WBLS After Accusing Station of “Buffoonery”

Michael Baisden’s radio show was a casualty of the merger of WRKS (KISS-FM) and WBLS, which was effective April 30. He and Tom Joyner have found themselves literally squeezed out of the New York City market, while Steve Harvey’s show remains on the airwaves in this important black urban market. […]

by Janet Shan· · Black Entertainment News
Frantic 911 Call Made by Jennifer Hudson’s Sister, Julia Hudson, Released in Court as Evidence in Trial of William Balfour

Frantic 911 Call Made by Jennifer Hudson’s Sister, Julia Hudson, Released in Court as Evidence in Trial of William Balfour

The frantic 911 call in the murders of singer Jennifer Hudson’s mother, nephew and brother was released in court today as evidence in the trial of William Balfour, who stands accused of the murders. The frantic 911 call was made by her sister, Julia Hudson, who made the gruesome discovery […]

Etch-a-Sketch Alert: Mitt Romney On Osama Bin Laden in Pakistan, “Even Jimmy Carter Would Have Given that Order”

QUOTE OF THE DAY:  Mitt Romney, quoted by Politico on whether he would have given the order to go after Osama bin Laden in Pakistan:  “Of course, even Jimmy Carter would have given that order.” Um, really Mitt? Another Etch-a-Sketch moment. Didn’t he say back in 2008, the he would get permission […]

by Janet Shan· · Mitt Romney
ESPN Analyst Skip Bayless Says Redskins Drafted Kirk Cousins Because They are RACISTS

ESPN Analyst Skip Bayless Says Redskins Drafted Kirk Cousins Because They are RACISTS

WTF:  ESPN’s First Take sports analyst Skip Bayless said the only reason the Washington Redskins drafter Michigan State’s quarterback Kirk Cousins is because the “Redskins are RACISTS.” Cousins was drafted in the fourth round and the team gave up a lot in order to draft Baylor University’s Robert Griffin III […]

by Janet Shan· · Race in America, Sports News

Did Obama Campaign’s New Slogan “Forward” Come from MSNBC’s “Lean Forward?”

Did the Obama campaign’s new slogan “Forward,” come from MSNBC’s “Lean Forward?” That’s trending on Twitter and many people beg to differ. Move #Forward Lean #Forward, is this a targeted effort on the parts of MSNBC and The Obama campaign??? — Dina Fraioli (@DinaFraioli) April 30, 2012 Obama campaign’s new […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News, President Obama
Black-Owned Radio One Founder Cathy Hughes Earns $750K, Son Alfred Liggins Base Salary $980K in 2011 Plus Bonuses

Black-Owned Radio One Founder Cathy Hughes Earns $750K, Son Alfred Liggins Base Salary $980K in 2011 Plus Bonuses

Salary information forblack-owned Radio One executives have been released to the public and it’s rather interesting, considering they are still in the red. CEO Alfred Liggins pulled in $980,000 in base salary and a $447,735 bonus. Liggins took a 22% pay cut in 2011, earning $3.27 million vs. $4.2 million […]

by Janet Shan· · Black Entertainment News
Black Radio Suffers Another Blow, KBLX Loses Kevin Brown and Antoine Davis, Gains Steve Harvey Morning Show

Black Radio Suffers Another Blow, KBLX Loses Kevin Brown and Antoine Davis, Gains Steve Harvey Morning Show

More fallout from Inner City Broadcasting Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing:  San Francisco’s KBLX loses its longtime morning host and program director Kevin Brown, as well as on-air personality Antoine Davis.  The Steve Harvey Morning Show will take over May 7.  Unlike New York City’s WBLS, 102.9 KBLX will survive under […]

by Janet Shan· · Black Entertainment News