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Pharrell Williams Points To Michael Brown’s ‘Bullyish Behavior’ as a ‘Problem’

Multi-talented artist, Pharrell Williams is at the top of his game and garnered an enviable level of respectability in the entertainment industry. His accomplishments have at times presented him in ...

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Kelis is Headed to the Cooking Channel with 'Holiday Feast With Kelis' Special

Kelis is an artist who has never been known to charter the predictable territory of her colleagues. The ‘Milkshake’ singer is still touring and doling out her signature beats but ...

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Saturday Night Live Misses the Mark with “Annie” Spoof

Saturday Night Live never seems to be able to get it right when it comes to the realm of Black women. After years of evading the issue of why they ...

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Shonda Rhimes Slayed The Ratings Game This Season

Thursday nights have been regulated to Shondaland and the numbers prove that they are profitably thriving. ABC has a lot to celebrate  – thanks to their affiliation with Shonda Rhimes who ...

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Marlon Wayans Defends His Right to Use the N-Word

Marlon Wayans is taking his right to use the N-word seriously by filing legal docs in defense of an Instagram post that depicts him calling an extra from his film ...

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Queen Latifah Confirmed to Host the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Concert

Queen Latifah has landed quite an impressive gig. The daytime talk show host has been invited to host the 21st Annual Nobel Peace Prize concert-taking place in Oslo, Norway. According to ...

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So Much for Remorse: Rick Ross Takes a Stab at Reebok with Nike Instagram Photo

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When Rick Ross’ well-worded third apology for his rape lyrics hit the internet last week, not many people were willing to give him the benefit of the doubt. It turns out those skeptics were right in believing Ross’ sudden expression of remorse wasn’t genuine. Less...

Reebok Severs Ties With Rick Ross

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I can't say that I didn't see this coming. In response to Rick Ross' "rape lyrics", athletic apparel giant Reebok has ended their relationship with Rick Ross.

Black Women DO Mobilize – Even When You Don’t Even Know It

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A reader’s comment on yesterday’s article about the mounting protests geared toward Rick Ross after he boasted about committing date rape on the song, “U.O.E.N.O (You ain’t even know it),” made me flinch. CLUTCH reader dippedingodiva wrote: “I hate to admit it but this is...

Rick Ross Half-Apologizes to Reebok for Rape Lyric After Protest Outside Their Offices

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Rick Ross is learning you can’t rap about raping a woman without taking responsibility for it. On “U.O.E.N.O.” he rapped “Put molly all in her champagne, she ain’t even know it/I took her home and I enjoyed that, she ain’t even know it.” The outcry against his...

Reebok “Cheat On Your Girlfriend” Campaign Is Pulled, But Is It Offensive?

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A Reebok advertisement encouraging men to stick to fitness with the slogan “Cheat on your girlfriend, not on your workout,” has been pulled after a firestorm of criticism. Although the ad only ran at a chain of partner gyms in Germany, the poster quickly spread...