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There wasn't a dry eye in the house Thursday when Lupita Nyong'o delivered an emotional speech while accepting her honor… Read More

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Snoop Dogg Gets French Tips There’s absolutely nothing wrong with a man pampering himself with a fresh mani and pedi… Read More

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Back in 2007, Shawntae Harris a.k.a. rapper Da Brat hit a nightclub hostess and former Falcons cheerleader in the face with a rum… Read More

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Andre Robert Lee is a talented filmmaker who also happens to be my high school classmate. So I sat down to watch his documentary… Read More

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As some racists sit somewhere beside themselves over Michael B(ae). Jordan’s casting as Johnny Storm in the Fantastic Four… Read More

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In a recent lecture to students at Ohio State University, filmmaker Lee Daniels wanted to set the record straight once and for all:… Read More

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