It’s reminiscent of when Michael Jordan left basketball, only to return and win 3 straight championships. Yes, Simon Cowell‘s return to television is that big. The former “American Idol” judge will return this fall with a new show called “X Factor.” Already a huge hit overseas, “X Factor” is sure to generate more stars for […]


Kicks are running today’s Gear Of The Day. We have old kicks from Reebok and new kicks from Anthropologie to balance things out. There is also a pleasant twist on a duffle bag in Mixed Bags. You also won’t believe what hot-shot-product we found for today’s Hardware. First, take a glance at the Anthropologie Embroidered […]


His days as President Obama’s Press Secretary came to end, so what’s next for Robert Gibbs? Reports are swirling that Gibbs will be joining the Facebook family as their manager of communications. That could be a super good look for Gibbs, Facebook isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. With a value estimated at $85 billion, Gibbs […]


Friends and loved ones turned up to celebrate the life of Nate Dogg in Long Beach, CA on Sunday, March 26th. The proceedings took place at Queen Mary Dome and attendees included such hip-hop heavyweights as Snoop Dogg, Warren G and The Game.  The public viewing was held at New Hope Baptist Church the night before, Nate Dogg […]


Last night, screams from Mariah during her contractions were heard around the world.  It was a false alarm, as Nick and Mariah’s twins have yet to be welcomed into the world, however, we all wait with eager anticipation to the birth of the new multiracial babies!  You see, this is what America will look like. […]

Earth Hour is fast approaching. I am excited to be posting on Global Grind. Russell and I have been friends for a long time and I am so happy that we are working together to promote Earth Hour this year. Our earth is important to us, it is the only thing we all truly have […]

Even though celebrities don’t usually like to share the spotlight, sometimes they make an exception for a furry friend. While doing promotion for the sixth season of “Keeping Up With The Kardashians,” Kim Kardashian braved the shoot with a tiger lying a few steps away.They aren’t the first ones to have a feline cameo and […]

Amber Rose was getting her work out on earlier today. The soon-to-be reality star was all smiles, despite facing a little bit of hate on Twitter. Amber tweeted, “Morning Twit Fam, [I] didn’t really wake up in a good mood today. I’m just so sick of being ridiculed. [People] assuming things without knowing. I’m super […]


Is this a case of child abuse, or a mother wanting something better for her child? Kerry Campbell, 34, from Birmingham, England wants her little girl Kelly to be a superstar. She goes so far as to inject Kelly with needles of Botox and fillers into her face. Kerry also told British publication, “The Sun” that […]


Chris Brown fans are a loyal bunch. Earlier in the year, they created the “We Are Team Breezy” mix tape which declared their love and adoration for the talented singer and dancer. The tape garnered mixed reviews, but that didn’t faze the #TeamBreezy members all around the world with Twitter accounts. Brown loves his fans […]


As a Brooklyn native, there are certain artists that embody the essence of the borough. Big and Jay-Z captured the feel of streets with their presence. Artists like Mos Def and Talib Kweli always brought me back to the corner ciphers and barbershop conversations. Their music always invokes thought and dialogue beyond the average MC. This is […]

Tonight is the premiere of “Dancing With The Stars” (DWTS) season 12, which is both very exciting and nerve-racking at the same time. For me, entering the competition was about “dancing with a purpose,” to shine light on children forgotten months and years after natural disasters. With the current horrifying news out of Japan it has become, for me, an […]