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Memphis ‘Kool’ Kidpreneurs Run Food Truck Biz, Talk Franchise

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Tell a child to go get a job for those expensive toys and games, and he just might do it. Or at least that’s what Katrina Robinson’s kids did. Robinson’s 13-year-old son, Jaden, and 12-year-old daughter, Amaya, decided to pad their own entertainment fund by...

7 Pinterest Boards to Follow for Hair Inspiration

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Pinterest isn’t just the place for food porn,  fashion trends and wedding plans, there are also a number of boards there that offer plenty of hair inspiration for a wide variety of hair types. Here are seven pinterest boards that could help you figure out what...

Ford Ad Parodies GM Ad Using Black-Owned, Mutual Partner Detroit Dirt

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It seems Ford is trying to throw a little shade at GM with its scene-by-scene, satirical replica of a recent Cadillac commercial. The GM commercial features a corporate man – played by actor Neal McDonough – whose only focus is material things, namely a 2014...

Black Excellence: 5 Ivy League Schools Compete for DC Teen

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Avery Coffey describes himself as a “determined” student, and if the universities vying for his attention are any indication, he’s right. While many students are crossing their fingers and hoping to get into their school of choice, Coffey, a 17-year-old Washington D.C. native, has his...

Former Y&R Star Blasts Show for Lack of Diversity Behind-the-Scenes

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Victoria Rowell went on a Twitter rant earlier this week criticizing Young and the Restless for not having enough African-Americans working behind the scenes. Rowell played Drucilla Winters on the show. Oddly, Rowell tweeted for several hours although she hasn’t been on the show for...

Online Community Launches Fundraiser for Arizona Mother Who Left Kids in Car During Interview

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Last Thursday, 35-year-old Shanesha Taylor was arrested and booked into jail for child abuse after a passerby found her sons, ages two and six years old, in a hot truck while Taylor went on an interview. Taylor’s bond was set at $6,000, and her children are...