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Minnesota Teen Sentenced to 3 Years for Prostituting Classmate

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A Minnesota teen that had racked up a series of accolades — honor roll, college credits, and the title of cheerleading captain — will be going to prison after she was convicted on charges for prostituting a younger member of her cheer squad, the Associated Press reports....

Earth To Kenan Thompson, SNL Doesn’t Have Black Women Because Of Lorne Michaels

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Earlier this month, in an interview with The Grio, Jay Pharoah, one of three “people of color” on Saturday Night Live spoke out about how he would love to see a black woman as part of the almost lily white cast. Pharoah even suggested who...

Portuguese Coach Expelled from Mozambique After Calling Citizens ‘Thieves’

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A Portuguese coach has been expelled after making remarks that were considered an insult to the country of Mozambique, BBC News reports. Last month, Diamantino Miranda was reportedly recorded calling Mozambicans “a bunch of thieves” following a disputed refereeing decision that cost his team the game. “All...

Alice Walker to Publish Writings from Her Private Journals

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If you couldn’t get enough of “The Color Purple”, guess what? There’s more Alice Walker coming. In fact the Pulitzer-Prize winning author has been keeping a diary amidst the many poems, stories, and essays she’s penned. A diary, which follows her rise from Georgia poverty...

Arkansas Restaurant Posts Sign Calling Obamacare ‘Punishment For Slavery

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Johnny Howard, owner of Smokin’ Joe’s Ribhouse in Rogers, Ark, had some explaining to do after he posted a racially insensitive sign that pissed off his customers. Howard decided to post, “Obamacare America’s punishment for slavery years.” The sign was only up for 45 minutes...

Hollywood Producer Shows His Racist Ways On Facebook

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Another day, another racist getting caught because of their social networking use. This time it’s famed X-Men producer, John Palermo who used to be a partner with Hugh Jackman. According to reports, Palermo took to his Facebook page sometime last month and unleashed various remarks. Palermo lashed...