Archive for August 8th, 2012

Fox News, Bill O’Reilly, Greta Van Susteren and Juliet Huddy Sued by NY Business Owner Aviva Nash

Fox News, Bill O’Reilly, Greta Van Susteren and Juliet Huddy Sued by NY Business Owner Aviva Nash

Fox News, Bill O’Reilly, Greta Van Susteren and reporter Juliet Huddy are being sued for defamation of character and infliction of emotional distress by Aviva Nash, who runs New York City-based Drum Cafe, alleging the Fox News personalities accused her of being a con artist who steals from U.S. taxpayers. […]

by · August 8, 2012 · Lawsuits
Allyson Felix Wins 200M, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Takes Silver, Carmelita Jeter Gets Bronze

Allyson Felix Wins 200M, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Takes Silver, Carmelita Jeter Gets Bronze

Congrats to Allyson Felix of the U.S. for winning the 200m race, with Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce snagging the silver and Carmelita Jeter third. Veronica Campbell-Brown failed to medal in what would have been her third Olympic appearance in the 200m race, taking fourth place. Jamaica-born Sanya Richards-Ross came in fifth. Allyson […]

by · August 8, 2012 · London Olympics
Harry Belafonte Says Mitt Romney Presidency Would Mean ‘End of Civilization’

Harry Belafonte Says Mitt Romney Presidency Would Mean ‘End of Civilization’

Harry Belafonte on a Mitt Romney presidency:  ” Only if I would like to see the end of civilization. No, absolutely not, Mitt Romney is not my cup of tea at all.” Yeah, that’s a tad bit crazy, since he was also very critical of President Obama. You just can’t win […]

Romney Campaign’s Andrea Saul Says Joe Soptic’s Wife Would Have Been Covered Under Romneycare

Romney Campaign’s Andrea Saul Says Joe Soptic’s Wife Would Have Been Covered Under Romneycare

Mitt Romney’s prospects for the presidency just got a little dimmer with the admission of a campaign spokeswoman Andrea Saul in response to a pro-Obama attack ad which blames the presumptive nominee for the death of a laid-off steelworker’s wife:  If that family had lived in Massachusetts, it would have […]

by · August 8, 2012 · Elections

Muslim Man, Mohammed Fayaaz Kazi, Beaten to Death Over His Beard in Ventersdorp South Africa

SHOCK:  Muslim man, Mohammed Fayaaz Kazi, was beaten to death by two white men in Ventersdorp, South Africa, because of his beard. According to the Mail & Guardian, Mohammed Fayaaz Kazi was with his father’s friend Anser Mahmood when he was attacked at a Chicken Licken outlet . “Two white people […]

by · August 8, 2012 · African News
Anita Baker New Album ‘Only Forever’ Hits Stores in October, Covers Tyrese ‘Lately’ in New Single

Anita Baker New Album ‘Only Forever’ Hits Stores in October, Covers Tyrese ‘Lately’ in New Single

Anita Baker, one of the baddest singers of all time, is back with a new album that’s set to drop in two months. A new single from the album, “Lately,” is available now for your listening pleasure. It’s a remake of Tyrese 1999 hit song “Lately” done in Anita Baker’s […]

by · August 8, 2012 · Latest Music News
Serena Williams Slammed for Glamorizing Gang Culture with ‘Crip Dance’ After Gold Medal Win

Serena Williams Slammed for Glamorizing Gang Culture with ‘Crip Dance’ After Gold Medal Win

Olympic gold medalist Serena Williams criticized for glamorizing gang culture with her “crip dance” after beating Maria Sharapova in last Saturday’s tennis match final. Williams performed an impromptu rendition of the hip-hop dance that was made famous in the 1970’s by Los Angeles gang The Crips, which is known for ruthless […]

by · August 8, 2012 · Black Sports News, London Olympics

Right Wing Evangelical Bryan Fischer: We Need Underground Railroad to Deliver Children from Same Sex Homes

Right wing evangelical and American Family Association spokesman Bryan Fischer is spewing his usual venom on Twitter. This time he tweeted, “Why we need an Underground Railroad to deliver innocent children from same-sex households.” I think Harriet Tubman and Sojourner Truth would have bitch-slapped him for this ridiculous assertion. Some […]

by · August 8, 2012 · Latest News
Maxwell Grant, AKA Ranking Trevor, Jamaican Rap Reggae Pioneer, Dies in Motorcycle Accident at Age 60

Maxwell Grant, AKA Ranking Trevor, Jamaican Rap Reggae Pioneer, Dies in Motorcycle Accident at Age 60

Ranking Trevor, a rap reggae pioneer in the 1970s, died in a traffic accident in Jamaica, when he was knocked off his motorcycle, his brother Robert Grant said. Ranking Trevor, whose real name is Maxwell Grant, was one of the leading “toasters” in Jamaica during the 1970s, recording mainly for the […]

Misty Cook, Ex-Girlfriend of Sikh Temple Shooter Wade Michael Page, Arrested for Gun Possession

Misty Cook, Ex-Girlfriend of Sikh Temple Shooter Wade Michael Page, Arrested for Gun Possession

Misty Cook, the ex-girlfriend of Sikh temple shooter Wade Michael Page, also a white supremacist, was arrested Tuesday when authorities found a gun in her Milwaukee home. She has a felony conviction for fleeing a traffic officer in 2002, which prohibits her from owning a firearm, ABC reports. Investigators are struggling to […]

by · August 8, 2012 · Sikh Temple Shooting