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Halle Berry Talks Feminism and ‘Frankie & Alice’ [VIDEO]

Halle Berry has been described as many things: beautiful, gorgeous, alluring. She’s also a mother, a wife and an Oscar-winning… Read More

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Jameis Winston Investigated by Florida State University

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Star quarterback Jameis Winston investigated by FSU in connection to rape allegations he faced last year.  Weeks… Read More

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‘Soul Train’ Hits Bookshelves, Again

The Hippest Trip in America: Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture and Style (William Morrow $27.99) by Nelson George… Read More

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Anthony Mackie speaks to Vulture about his upcoming roles in Captain America and The Avengers. Some of the actors… Read More

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Leave Michael Jackson Alone

by Michael Arceneaux

In a combination of greed and not knowing when to leave well enough alone, Epic Records has announced that they will soon release… Read More

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Beyonce Sued By Members of Her 'Hive'

by Michael Arceneaux

First up: shade from NeNe Leakes. When asked about the alleged fight between Porsha Williams and Kenya Moore at The Real Housewives… Read More

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Richard Sherman on why professional athletes often keep friends from the "old neighborhood." I’m… Read More

Rihanna Steers Clear of Tyler Perry?

Rihanna Steers Clear of Tyler Perry?

by Cecily Michelle

Rihanna Avoiding Tyler Perry Movie Roles An insider close to Rihanna claims she’s “under a… Read More

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Enduring: A DJ’s Dedication to Frankie Knuckles

by Kevin McFall

The summer of 1982, the last season of DJ Frankie Knuckles’s residency at the Warehouse club at 206 South Jefferson Street… Read More

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Stand-Up Comedy Invented by a Black Comedian?

by Slate

According to some historians, Charley Case was the first person to perform stand-up as we know it today. There’s… Read More

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