When a scammer called and pretended to be the IRS, @twittysuch had time. She couldn’t release a recording the call, but she did share a transcript and after reading it, we think you’ll agree she’s an American hero. OK, here we go… And that’s how you handle that.
Alicia Keys To Produce Alvin Ailey Biopic Alicia Keys has been named as one the producers for the upcoming biopic based on the life legendary choreographer Alvin Ailey. Keys will produce the film through her production company “AK Worldwide”. She will produce alongside Judy Kinberg, Susan Lewis, and Rachel Cohen and Jana Edelbaum from iDeal Partners. […]
It’s sucks that we live in a nation where a child can peacefully protest against gun violence and suffer serious consequences, but a White man can threaten a kid with a knife at a PTA meeting and be kindly escorted out. The worst part about the entire situation is that not one adult stood up […]
Lupita Nyong’o has been working toward this big birthday announcement since 2013, when she secured the rights to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s novel, Americanah. On her 35th birthday, she announced the project, which will also star Danai Gurira, who had Luptia’s back throughout “Black Panther.”
Sometimes it’s hard to decide whether or not to give spare cash to the homeless and destitute without first considering what they may do with the cash. At the end the day, you blessing them is your karma — whatever they do with it is theirs. But what would you do if you saw this […]
In celebration Black History Month, it’s only right we recognize some the amazing contributions African Americans have made to society. Here are 5 awesome things you probably had no idea were invented by black people. Lonnie Johnson Lonnie Johnson, a nuclear engineer, stumbled upon the technology for the Super Soaker while working on a […]
Humans weren’t the only ones who weren’t impressed with Fergie’s rendition the National Anthem during the NBA All Star game over the weekend. Apparently, her unique tribute to America has gotten under animals’ skin also. He was not having it!
Besides the fact that schools and fices are closed on this day, no one has ever really taken President’s Day as serious as the other holidays. But considering that tumultuous couple years we’ve had as a nation with 45 as POTUS, lots folks are only honoring the holiday this year to celebrate 44 out 45 […]
Wifi has become such an integral part American culture that one the first things people ask when they come to your home is if you have it and what’s the password. But what would you do if you’re beloved Wireless Fidelity was coming through for you? Folks either get supercreative in effort to keep social […]
We’re all exhausted turning on the news and hearing about another senseless shooting that could’ve been avoided. On the heels the tragic Florida school shooting, the conversation about gun control comes back around like a boomerang. Even White folks are fed up, so you know it’s bad. WFAA anchor Dale Hansen‘s commentary about school shootings […]
While in Haiti, Conan O’Brien met one woke little school girl who was about to blow his mind in ways he did not expect. In a clip that has since gone viral, the young girl schools Conan on Americans coming to Haiti and leaving it in worse conditions than when they came. Needless to say, she […]
Amara La Negra came to reclaim her time from all the haters who said she wasn’t good enough. The Latin music star has been working hard to cross over to the American music charts, and judging by the recent video her in the studio — she may be closer to topping the charts than she […]
One kid had zero tolerance for his teacher when she decided to make Christopher Columbus the subject the day. In a letter he wrote to her, the kid (rightfully named King) explained that he didn’t acknowledge Christopher Columbus as someone who discovered America. In short, he acknowledged that Native people been here, so why should […]
It comes as no surprise, but Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther is going to be one the biggest Marvel films. It’s already setting records in advance sales for Fandango; it was the top seller among Marvel Cinematic Universe movies in the first 24 hours, topping Captain America: Civil War.
For hundreds years, Black folks have had to prove their worth in America and fight against all the odds stacked against them without breaking a sweat. We’ve all heard the saying that Black boys and girls have to work twice as harder and be twice as smart as their White counterparts just to be seen […]
Quavo may have had all the best intentions when speaking about the Rose Bowl on Sunday, but his slip the tongue could’ve set African Americans back a few years, if he didn’t correct himself. Hit the flip to see how the one-time aspiring Quarter Back celebrated Georgia’s win in the Rose Bowl.