Reports: Rapper Christ Bearer Severs Penis, Attempts Suicide, But Survives

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Just a day after releasing a music video, several new sources are reporting that a rapper by the name of Christ Bearer is in a Los Angeles hospital after severing his penis and jumping off of a building in an apparent suicide attempt. Christ Bearer,...

Girl, Bye! Are Some Terms of Endearment Off Limits to White Women?

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In a recent post for XO Jane, writer Linda Chavers argues certain words are off limits to White women, like “girl,” “girlfriend,” and “boo,” because of their racial implications Shortly after moving into a new apartment, Chavers received a text from her new housemate, who...

Harvard Admits Highest Number of Black Students to Date

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Folks, Harvard’s campus finally just got a little browner. This year marks the Ivy League university’s highest percentage of accepted black students to date, according to the Journal of Blacks in Higher Education. Almost 12 percent of the total applicants who were offered admission are...

Dear August Alsina, Your Career Won’t Last Long….

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Honestly, I had no idea who August Alsina was until today. So I guess he’s gotten what he wanted. Attention. But what he doesn’t realize is that, rudeness only works for the Kanye’s in the world, and some will say he actually has a reason...

Gabby Douglas Begins Training For 2016 Olympics

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It’s back to tumbles and splits for Olympic gold-winning Gabby Douglas. The now 18-year-old gymnast has resumed her workouts with coach Liang Chow of Chow’s Gymnastics and Dance Institute for the first time since last August. “Coming back was just very exciting,” Douglas tells the...