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It’s all fun and games until Jesse Eisenberg “ethers” you during an interview. Univision’s correspondent Rubina Puga sat down for an interview with the Now You See Me star and it went totally wrong. She started off the interview by calling Morgan Freeman “Freeman,” and Jessie made a smart remark asking if they were on […]

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Al Reynolds is the newest Tea Party candidate to come out and some say some dumb sh*t. In the Illinois’ 52nd District, Al Reynolds, said that African American men preferred dealing drugs to going to college, because it is ‘easier.’ ‘I’ve been in the city and the dichotomy of the women and the men in the […]

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The Tea Party faithfuls are on a serious (caffeine) high. The tea party, along with the candidates they backed won hands down last night in the New York, New Hampshire, and Delaware Primaries.  Republican Christine O’Donnell is the new COP nominee for the United States Senate seat. Ms. O’Donnell won 53 percent of the vote to Mr. Castle’s 47 percent. […]

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Even Bristol is Afraid of Sarah Palin‘s repugnance.  Palin’s daughter Bristol announced her engagement through the media intead of speaking to her mother directly.  In the current issue of US Weekly, Bristol and Levi Johnston open up about why they hid the engagement from venomous Sarah, the mother-in-law-to-be who has once called the infant son Trig […]

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Where was the outcry from the White House last month when 7-year-old Aiyana Jones was shot and killed in Detroit, allegedly by a group of police showing off for television cameras? President Barack Obama can speak out against the diversions of iPhones and Xbox 360s, so why not at least a vague comment on the […]

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Hiphop was always a cultural collage, a combination of elements, eclectic and innovative. Birthed on the heels of the Black Nationalist movements of the 60’s and 70’s, it too had a ‘by any means necessary’ mentality as the art form was constructed out of the scraps of inner city life. Hiphop is a collaboration of […]

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Mike Tyson‘s known to have a sense of humor, as he did make a hilarious cameo in the movie, The Hangover. But now it seems like Mike’s really showing the people that he’s even funnier than that. In this hilarious video Mike Tyson sits with Reese Waters from the Daily Line and has a discussion […]

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Everyone wanted to talk about racism and tokenism during the Tea Parties. Everyone also seemed to overlook progress in the midst of protests last week. It seemed like every time one turned around, there was a story, a quote, or a mention of Tea Party racism coming from the media or from water cooler conversations […]

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Everyone wanted to talk about racism and tokenism during the Tea Parties. Everyone also seemed to overlook progress in the midst of protests last week. It seemed like every time one turned around, there was a story, a quote, or a mention of Tea Party racism coming from the media or from water cooler conversations […]

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Congressman Steve King (R-IA) grabbed Think Progress’ Victor Zapanta Thursday at a tax day tea party rally and argued with the cameraman, after being asked to defend comments he made in February that seemed to justify a Texas man’s suicide attack on the IRS. Soon after Joe Stack, an angry software programmer, flew a plane […]

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Everyday Americans must know in our hearts that government is for the people, not the other way around. It is time to bring politics back to the people, and it will take all of us as ambassadors of that message to temper the government spending, government expansion, and government impropriety that threatens our quality of […]

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The passage of health care legislation should not be the biggest news for Black folks coming out of the White House recently, especially when unemployment approaches 20%.  Defense of the Obama Administration’s leadership in the health care process has been a little perplexing, to say the least. Although there is a clear need to improve […]