On November 23, 2012 (Black Friday), Jordan Russell Davis and his friends (Leland Brunson, Tommie Stornes, and Tevin Thompson) pulled into a Gate Gas Station in Jacksonville, Florida at 7:30 PM, to purchase gum and cigarettes. ThreeShow More Summary
Laverne Cox slays in a black dress while attending the Grandma premiere during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on Friday evening (January 30) in Park City, Utah. The 30-year-old actress was joined by her co-stars Judy Greer, John Cho, Lily Tomlin, Sam Elliott, and Julia Garner along with Jane Fonda for the big event. PHOTOS: [...]
Alessandra Ambrosio keeps it sexy in a leather dress while hosting the VO|CO Vodka Coconut Water party at the Cake & Tao Takeover pop-up during 2015 Super Bowl Weekend on Friday (January 30) in Scottsdale, Ariz. “Only for you #AZ ?????????? So excited to be there ???????????? @vocodrink,” the 33-year-old Brazilian supermodel tweeted on the [...]
Ben Barnes bundles up in a black jacket and scarf while visiting SiriusXM on Friday afternoon (January 30) in New York City. The 33-year-old actor is in town to do some promo for his upcoming movie The Seventh Son, which comes out on February 6. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Ben Barnes After [...]
Jennifer Aniston stuns in a black jumpsuit while attending the 2015 Santa Barbara Film Festival held at the Arlington Theater on Friday evening (January 30) in Santa Barbara, Calif. The 45-year-old Cake star was there to receive the Montecito Award for her acting career. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jennifer Aniston The Montecito [...]
(Reuters) - New York City has settled with the family of an unarmed black teen fatally shot by police in 2012, agreeing to pay $3.9 million, officials said on Friday. Ramarley Graham, 18, was shot dead on Feb. 2, 2012 inside the bathroom of his Bronx apartment after being followed by police officers who said they believed he was carrying a gun. Show More Summary
Get down to these new releases from the past week! Sia – “Salted Wound” Sia’s “Salted Wound” is her haunting new release for the Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack. Death Cab For Cutie – perform “Black Sun” on Letterman Death Cab performed their lead single, “Black Sun,” off of their upcoming album Kintsugi on David Letterman Thursday night. […]
Outside of Black Friday, the Super Bowl probably inspires the most hastily considered TV purchases and setups of all the year's events. The goal is straightforward: Get a big TV, and set it up in the best way possible for the Big Game. Show More Summary
Matt Stockl From: Windsor, England Black Friday Riot List from young singer songwriter Matt Stockl is a scathing critique of consumerism that falls somewhere between Sleaford Mods and Billy Bragg. While the mainstream music scene becomes...Show More Summary
Amazon's Fire TV streaming box is actually pretty great, and if you missed out on the multiple Black Friday deals, you can score one for $15 off today. [Amazon Fire TV, $84] Read more...
Ed. note: This post was originally published on the Community site. Most direct actions aren’t meant to be a pleasant experience for their intended audience. From the Civil Rights Era sit-ins to the Montgomery bus boycott, they are meant to, as Martin Luther King, Jr. said, “bring to the surface the hidden tension that is already […]
Friday | "White Guy on the Bus": Bruce Graham's new play is about a white man and black woman whose backgrounds explosively clash. Through Feb. 28 at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd.; 847-673-6300 or northlight.org
‘Australia’ draws back the Queensland curtain to reveal the Black Friday strike in 1912. This iconic poster by James Thomas Case has been digitised recently at SLQ. The poster is a reproduction of Jim Case’s cartoon from the front page of the Worker. Case’s depiction of a shocked maiden, ‘Australia’, drawing back the Queensland curtain [...]
If you missed out on Wii U sales during the holiday season, your second chance has arrived via Rakuten's eBay store page (aka the retailer formerly known as Buy.com). The Japanese-owned retailer is carrying about 2,000 units of the Wii U 32GB Deluxe Bundle for $259.99 with free shipping. Show More Summary
(Retail | USA) Retail | USA Categories: Tags: Retail Retail | USA(It is the middle of the Black Friday rush. One of my coworkers approaches me looking particularly disheveled.) Me: “Are you okay?” Coworker: “You know it’s Black Friday when you have to pick up discarded items from all over the floor… and while doing so, a customer tries to step on your head […] (Read more...)
Every holiday shopping season Americans have a debate about Black Friday, complete with grumping about stores opening during the holidays themselves. Today in the Senate lawmakers passed a bill aimed at curbing some holiday openings. Currently state law prohibits any retail leases or agreements from requiring that a store be open on Sundays. SB2208, sponsored...
Trying to pick up a gun… SMMFH! Authorities in Muskogee, Oklahoma released video Friday of a fatal police shooting captured by an officer’s body camera. Officer Chansey McMillin shot and killed 21-year-old Terence D. Walker on Jan. 17 after Walker
Ever since Apple made the tactical error of giving everyone a free U2 album (#firstworldproblems), the company has been a tad on the, well, miserly side — with no Mac, iPad or iPhone discounts on Black Friday, and even … Read more...
James Marsden embraces his D Train co-star Jack Black while at a McDonald’s McCafe event at The Village at The Lift during 2015 Sundance Film Festival on Friday afternoon (January 23) in Park City, Utah. The two were joined by their co-star Kathryn Hahn, Adam Scott, Emile Hirsch, Ron Livingston, Bel Powley, Jeffrey Tambor, David [...]
Ernie Banks, who became the first black player for the Chicago Cubs during his remarkable lifetime, died Friday, his wife, Liz, confirmed for the Chicago Tribune. He was 83.