Gayle's Recent Articles

CEO Claims McDonald’s Doesn’t Target People of Color; Not Responsible for Obesity Epidemic

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When will people accept that McDonald’s just doesn’t give a shit? … and you shouldn’t either. Case in point: A bright-eyed activist Michelle Dyre, who just completed her internship at Corporate Accountability International, a consumer advocacy group that routinely criticizes McDonald’s for marketing to kids,...

Charles Ramsey Earns Free Burgers for Life

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“I’m lovin’ it” … That might be what hero Charles Ramsey is saying today after learning that he won’t have to pay for another burger in the greater Cleveland area for the rest of his life. After mentioning that the unfathomable sight of Amanda Berry...

Michael Jackson’s Estate Posthumously Sued By 30-year-old Accuser

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Yes, you read it right … it appears the dearly departed “King of Pop” Michael Jackson is in another child molestation controversy. But this time, Nancy Grace and Dr. Drew won’t have a chance to boost their ratings breaking down what it means if Michael...

3-Year-Old Temorej Smith Accidentally Shot in Head with Pink Gun Thought to be Toy

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In the ongoing investigation into the tragic shooting of a 3-year-old last Friday in Greenville, SC, Deputy Coroner Jeff Folwer has determined Temorej Smith’s death accidental. According to official reports, Temorej was playing with his 7-year-old sister when a pink handgun which they thought was...

15-Year-Old Hadiya Pendleton Shot Dead in a Chicago Park … 41st Homicide in January

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The violence in the American war zone that is Chicago, Illinois has claimed another African-American victim, adding to already 40 homicides in the first month of this new year, 2013. Tragically, yesterday afternoon, the world lost a very bright 15-year-old honor student, Hadiya Pendleton. According...

Fruitvale Wins Top Honors at the Sundance Film Festival

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A dramatic film portraying the last day of Oscar Grant’s life won top honors at the Sundance Film Festival. Directed by first-time filmmaker, 26-year-old Ryan Coogler, Fruitvale tells the story of Oscar Grant, the 22-year-old Bay Area resident who was shot dead by a transit...