Anyone who can somehow remember way back to the olden days—May 1, 2011, to be exact—knows that President Barack Obama is quite capable of delivering a stand-up comedy routine, dressed in black tie and smiling in front of a bunch of journalists while at the same time a team of Navy SEALs cross the Afghanistan/Pakistan border—on his orders—to kill Osama bin Laden.
Hosted by Jeannie Chan I stumbled across this graphic once that described the typical progression of an episode of The Walking Dead: And we’ve probably used this at various times during our stint of reviewing TWD for Racialicious but it warrants recycling! I was quasi-live recapping the mid-season finale for the recap and next to no action happened in …
Happy Holydays! That's the greeting from Panadería del Refugio at 1339 W. 18th St. in Pilsen. Their specialty is pan de Acámbaro, or sweet bread recipe from Acámbaro, Guanajuato, Mexico. Enjoy a sweet treat there or at any of the panaderías on 18th Street this holiday season.
Yes, I said it. Got 2 B Real, the diva talk show created by @PattiLahelle, is the greatest black Web series in the history of the internet.
By Guest Contributor Amina Jabbar, cross-posted from Muslimah Media Watch Growing up as a queer-identified South Asian Muslimah and a survivor of domestic violence, I’ve occasionally felt that merely existing was, in and of itself, an act of rebellion. Show More Summary
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Bill Cosby and TMCF Founder N. Joyce Payne, Ph.D. “The faculty of these schools still carry on the civil rights movement” --- Bill Cosby on HBCUs WASHINGTON, DC – The nation’s capital has a new gala that is primed to become one of the city’s must-attend events. Show More Summary
One Big Chess Game by Adisa Banjoko, Founder Hip-Hop Chess Federation | special to NewBlackMan (in Exile) Let these beats play, as I slay dragons from Sicily/ My Yugoslav attack broke his back took Italy/ Like Hannibal breaking a cannibals...Show More Summary
The legacy of Jack Kent Cooke, prominent millionaire businessman, sports team owner and philanthropist is well known in the Washington, DC region. Despite his many accomplishments, Cooke regretted that his personal circumstances did not afford him the opportunity to attend college. Show More Summary
Hosted by Jeannie Chan I’m so glad to see such great comments posted to the open thread for last week’s episode. If there’s one thing we’ve learned from watching this show, it’s that there’s no such thing as an easy decision, let alone a right one. It’s clear that the camp is conflicted with Rick deciding for everyone and …
K.Michelle has more dirty dog material for another album… K.Michelle Talks About Break Up With Lance Stephenson We recently reported that reality star and singer K.Michelle had been dating Indiana Pacers baller Lance Stephenson, right after we broke the
By Kendra James With the combined fire power of a few cute empire waists, boxy tops, and racial stereotypes, Kerry Washington became one of a handful of Black women to host Saturday Night Live in its 30+ year history. Given the recent controversy surrounding the lack of color in the SNL cast, its understandable that the show would be eager …
AKOO Clothing Co. took to DC last week for their very first Heads of State Dinner, which will soon be hitting top markets across the country. DJ D-Nice, Local media and taste-makers were in attendance here to make for a
"A 'Free Chris Brown!' rally? Really? Michael Arceneaux writes in a piece at Ebony that likens the R&B crooner's fans to enablers after they protested his arrest this weekend in Washington, D.C., because of an apparent altercation. I...Show More Summary
(The Root) - While there are some celebrities known for their political activism (think Kerry Washington), Shaquille O’Neal is not one of them, which is why it surprised many when the famed NBA star waded into a political campaign. In a television advertisement O’Neal endorsed New Jersey governor Chris Christie for re-election. Show More Summary
Kyle West, Head Drum Major for the OSUMB performs backbench On Saturday, during the halftime show of the game between University of Iowa’s Hawkeyes and the Ohio State’s Buckeyes, the Ohio State University Marching Band spectacularly performed to the legendary King of Pop, Michael Jackson's moonwalk formation. Show More Summary