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Chef Carla Hall Uses Kickstarter To Open Restaurant

Carla Hall has hit her Kickstarter goal to open her new eatery according to the Associated Press.

Judge Rejects Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams Request to Throw Out “Blurred Lines” Lawsuit

Apparently the judge in Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams’ lawsuit against Marvin Gaye’s family isn’t seeing any blurred lines when it comes to the law. U.S. District Judge John Kronstadt denied Williams and Thicke's motion for summary judgment in the “Blurred Lines” lawsuit.

Howard Fuller’s Activism at Duke and Beyond: A Conversation with Mark Anthony Neal

Forum for Scholars and Publics On Thursday, Oct. 16, activist and author Howard Fuller joined Mark Anthony Neal at Duke's Forum for Scholars and Publics for a discussion on Fuller's new book, No Struggle, No Progress: A Warrior's Life from Black Power to Education Reform. Show More Summary

Finding Creative Ways to Fund and Distribute Black Films

The Root In this preview of the next episode of Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal is joined via Skype by writer and filmmaker Felicia Pride to talk about the challenges involved with funding and distributing black media, and her new project, Openended.

Bacon, Chicken, & Spinach Skillet Pizza Recipe

This school year, I’ve been trying to simplify my meal planning life and literally trying to use every bit of food we have. I’ve gotten pretty good with transforming leftovers. It has saved me time and money. Skillet pizza is always a quick and delicious weekday meal and I make it with leftovers so that Keep Reading ?

Hair Washing: 5 Things You Must Have for Wash Day

It’s Wash Day Sunday. Well not today, but it’s coming. No matter what day you wash your hair, there are 5 Must-have things that every Butterfly needs in the bathroom for wash day. If you’re washing your hair at home, and don’t have the complete list of things, then you’re hustling backwards. By the end Keep Reading ?

Holiday Party Season: Dress Codes Decoded

White tie, creative black tie, semi-formal… What does it all mean? As a stylist, I get a lot of calls for help deciphering the dress codes on party invitations. This post is about demystifying the most popular dress codes to help you avoid those Code Red moments. White Tie: One of the most formal dress Keep Reading ?

Is Your Marriage in a Rut? Try Online Dating 

By Michelle Y. Talbert, Esq. OK, OK, before you click away thinking that this is a post suggesting that you swing or cheat, take heed. In addition to meeting people who you may not otherwise encounter, online dating is a great way to get to know someone and connect based on shared interests and attraction Keep Reading ?

Is the Need to Be Right Ruining Your Marriage?

I don’t mind being wrong. I know, you probably think I am lying, but really, I don’t mind at all. What I do mind is talking to people who will go to their grave swearing they are right about something when, as far as I see things, they are dead wrong. The problem is, who Keep Reading ?

Al Jezeera America Refuses To Investigate The THEIF OF THE BLACK COMMUNITY'S VALUABLES STANDING IN "DR KING'S PULPIT" - Sends Left Wing Journalist Greg Palast To Investigate Black Voter Suppression Rather Than STOLEN BLACK VALUABLES

As I Monitor Rev Warnock's "Christian" Sermons On The Television - This Type Of Slight Of Hand In Defining The ATTACKS ON "GOD'S PEOPLE" Is What I Have Come To Expect.Dr Warnock - After All IS A Member Of "The Root 100" As A Christian...Show More Summary

Filled Negro Says "White Folks" Dressing Up In "Black Face" For Halloween Is SUPERIOR In Its OFFENSIVENESS To A Black Man Killed Execution Style In North Philly

The Criminally Suspect Values Of Filled Negro Execution Style Murder By A Man Who Got Out Of A Jaguar And Shot Another Man Point Blank Range - In Order To Teach Him A Lesson He'll Never Forget Camden Attempts To Rebrand "Mischief Night"...Show More Summary

Jesus Take The Scalpel: British Woman Teased For Her Flat Cakes Dies While Getting Butt-Enhancement Surgery In Thailand

Are big backs really worth putting your life on the line? British Woman Dies From Butt Augmentation Surgery Via DailyMail: The family of a British girl who died while having cut-price plastic surgery in Thailand have revealed that

RE: Charles Barlkey's Comments. AS EXPECTED - First Out Of The Chute - Ta-Nehisi Coates. Antidote To Coates' Propensity To Use HISTORY To Paint A "2D Negro": FORCE HIM To Provide A Trajectory Of When Post-Racial Progressive Fundamentalism Will Bring The

Ta-Nehisi Coates is considered a "brilliant intellectual" in the self-affirming Progressive-Fundamentalist circles.His is a "Race Man" - who proudly pins all present day BLACK INFERIORITY upon "America's RACIST PAST" (and Right-Wing Racist Present). Show More Summary

Constructive Feedback University - Comparative Cultural Studies In Africa: The American Hip Hop Capitalism Machine Is The Same As The America Corporate Capitalism Machine In Its Attempts To Overrun The Endemic Marketplace And Culture Upon The Continent O

In talking to a "Porter" a "Shoe Shine Man" and a 'Security Guard" in South Africa a few weeks ago - I was shocked that ALL OF THEM had desired to relocate to America because they were disarmed by seeing "Black Americans" with apparent wealth.One of them had moved from Zimbabwe. Show More Summary

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