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by Margeaux Johnson

The Black List is changing the Hollywood game.  The script-database service dedicated to finding and promoting unknown writers… Read More

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First Lady Michelle Obama spoke about the importance of arts education yesterday at the Grammy Museum's Jane Ortner Education… Read More



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Sam Wilson, Captain America's longtime partner The Falcon, will be replacing Steve Rogers this fall in the comic book series… Read More

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Michael Sam, the first openly gay football player to be drafted by the NFL, gave a powerful speech about being true to oneself during… Read More

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Drake Stars at ESPYs

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Drake, the rapper, is great. But Drake, the ESPYs host, is amazing! Many may have forgotten that Drizzy first came on the… Read More

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Shonda Rhimes Previews Scandal's Season Four

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In the Season 3 finale, Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) inadvertently fulfilled her father Rowan's (Joe Morton) wishes by boarding… Read More

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Didn't We Almost Have It All, Azealia Banks?

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Dear Azealia Banks: I wish I could start this off with Tyra Banks’ “WE WERE ROOTING FOR YOU! WE WERE ALL ROOTING… Read More

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Vanessa Williams Molested as a Child by a Woman

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Vanessa Williams opened up in more detail about how she was sexually molested by a woman when she was 10 years old. The actress and… Read More

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Aaron McGruder Signs Deal with Adult Swim

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Writer-cartoonist Aaron McGruder has signed a first-look development deal with Adult Swim, the network announced today. The deal… Read More

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