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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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Misty Copeland Gets New Show On Oxygen

Misty Copeland, who recently announced that she will be a featured soloist in the American Ballet Theatre’s production of Swan Lake at the Kennedy Center in D.C. next April, has ...

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Beyoncé’s New Single Might Debut Next Week

The rumor mill is swirling again now that we are fast approaching the Monday release of Beyonce’s box set, appropriately titled Beyoncé Platinum. There is reason to believe that her next ...

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Tracy Morgan Still Not Recovered From Highway Crash Injuries

Actor/Comedian Tracy Morgan is still hampered by the effects of the debilitating injuries he sustained from the horrific highway crash that occurred on the New Jersey Turnpike this past June ...

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Oprah Refused to Pay Hula Hoopers To Perform

Oprah has always been a hustler and this past fall she was on the road again, promoting her “Live the Life You Want Weekend” tour. The production made it rounds ...

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VH1 Presents New Show: Bye Felicia

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VH1 has always found ways to utilize the urban mainstream for the financial gain as well as our viewing pleasure. That tradition continues with their latest offering – Bye Felicia. Yep! “Bye Felicia” has made a comeback after serving time in the movie Friday courtesy...

New York Times Didn’t Know Good Burger Was a Movie

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The New York Times has been doing a really good job lately of discrediting its supposedly impeccable reputation. Not too long ago, they got into hot water for an article written about Shonda Rhimes mainly because it referred to the dreaded “angry Black woman” mantra...

ABC Orders Full Seasons for How to Get Away with Murder and Black-ish

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We’re only a few episodes into the Fall television season, but some shows are already getting the green light for their full season to be enjoyed by the masses. ABC is setting the tempo for the other networks with full-season orders, picking up drama How...

BET’s ‘The Game’ Will End After Nine Seasons

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All good things must come to an end. Although it’s debatable if the television show The Game is still any good. Either way, the network announced that seasons 8 and 9 are currently in production and then the record-breaking comedy will end with the ninth...

Is Black-ish a ‘Parody Gone Wrong’?

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ABC’s new comedy series “Black-ish” premiered with a strong lead-in to the “Modern Family” drawing in a 3.3 ratings of adults between 18-49 and 10.8 million viewers in live-plus-same-day figures, as stated by Hollywood Reporter. In an article published on the Huffington Post, Frances Cudjoe...