After being denied tea time by the (actual) Queen, a young boy with terminal cancer and his family saw Helen Mirren play the Queen in Peter Morgan’s The Audience and had tea with her. Aw. -Gawker Marc Maron and Michael Ian Black had an embarrassing argument on Twitter. Everyone should stay off of this thing! -Uproxx /Film spoke to [...]
Let’s look at the facts here: The Black Opera. Boom, sold. Now you add Mayer Hawthorne into the mix: very nice. Oh no, but wait, there’s more: Oddisee did the remix of… STOP! Can’t handle it, right? Oh no, there’s more: the song is being made available as a free download. OH SCHNITT!! Take it, [...]
Welp, it looks like time has run out for Meagan Good to compete with or at least capitalize on the success of primetime television's current black Hollywood queen, Kerry Washington. NBC is canceling Good's starring vehicle, Deception,...Show More Summary
'Missis Kwin' will be missed in her far-flung realms if there's to be no more long-distance air travel Column Crispin Black LAST UPDATED AT 11:23 ON Wed 8 May 2013 BUCKINGHAM PALACE announced yesterday that the Queen would not be attending...Show More Summary
Of course, honorary Met Gala chair Beyonce was the last to walk the red carpet. And because this is Beyonce we're talking about, she stunned. In case you're wondering, Bey is wearing head to toe Riccardo Tisci for Givenchy. [Photo: Twitter]
Gwyneth Chapman is a recent Queen's Diamond Jubilee medal recipient and a dedicated activist. She spoke to me about her hope of engaging Toronto's diverse black communities as well as inspire Toronto's new generation of leaders to become more engaged in the political process.
Daily Mail: There were bound to be some pretty impressive ensembles when the contestants from series five of RuPaul's Drag Race got together for a reunion. But it was Detox, who came in fourth in the competition, who stole the show with his inventive and mesmerising appearance at the event in Los Angeles. Show More Summary
At the taping of the season finale of RuPaul’s Drag Race, it’s hard for anyone to outshine a room full of the nation’s top drag queens, but Detox from Season 5 outdid them all by...
Recently Beyonce re-recorded Amy Winehouse‘s classic hit “Back to Black” which features Andre 3000 on the track (CLICK HERE to listen). Well apparently the deceased songstress’ father is not feeling Queen Bey’s new remake, which is featured on the soundtrack for ‘The Great Gatsby’ movie, and he’s making it known that he does NOT approve! [...]Show More Summary
Braised black beans and plantains. Tofu roasted in Asian sesame sauce. Falafel and cucumber salad. These aren't menu items from a high-end restaurant; they're lunchtime grub for students at a Flushing, Queens, public school's all-vegetarian cafeteria, the first in New York City t …
Mayer Hawthorne was asked by The Black Opera to lay some vocals down for a song, and the request was a success. “Queen Of Hearts” is the end result, and a video was made for it to show union between sound and man. The connection between artist and fan can be made when you purchase [...]
There’s a king in search of his queen and fulfillment in the latest visual demonstration by The Black Opera. Mayer Hawthorne provides a perfect pitch hook to the standout track [...]
Seattle duo THEESatisfasction hit Black Cat tomorrow night with Shabazz Palaces. Check out their track "QueenS" [ more › ]
When all is said and don, Nas and Black Thought will go down as two of the Hip-Hop game’s greatest lyricists. But at one point, the Queens rapper came close to getting blessed with the fade by the Roots’ resident
I often listen to audiobooks when I'm falling asleep, and my favorite go-to for these is Librivox, the incredible collection of volunteer-read public-domain texts (I used to buy a lot of Audible titles, but the fact that they use DRM even when publishers and authors beg them not to has meant that I no longer [...]
Two eighth grade students are now recovering from a terrifying attack in Queens.The girls were jumped by a mob of high school students in Astoria and the fight was all caught on video.Cellphone cameras were rolling as a wild mob scene...Show More Summary
I've been there, I see a rainbow everywhere. Is it because the media giants want to white wash out the experiences of black and brown women? Or is it because they think white women will not watch the show or read the book if the central character is a black woman?
White: Hou, Yifan 2 617 Black: Yu, Yangyi 2675 Date: Wed Apr 17 2013 Result: 1-0 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Bg5 Qb6 7. Nb3 e6 8. Bd3 Be7 9. O-O O-O 10. Qd2 a6 11. Rae1 Qc7 12. Re3 b5 13. Rg3 Ne5 14. f4 Nxd3 15. Show More Summary
Due to enormous demand, deadline has been extended to April 29, 2013?? BROOKLYN, NY – For the third consecutive year, BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Inc. will host 30 dynamic girls from around the world at the BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Queens' Camp for Leadership...Show More Summary
Ya know what they say, rich and famous Black men only have one weakness… WHITE WOMEN! Black Men With White Wifes And Girlfriends Swirling is becoming more popular and when you have strong and beautiful White queen by your side,