Daily Archive: April 3, 2013

    Shonda Rhimes: When your hot, you’re hot

    It happens every now then. A television show so hot that fans wait with bated breath for it to air each week. The next day it is a major topic of discussion in offices, in beauty salons, on the Internet, etc. And, of course, the show’s ratings are in the stratosphere.Such is the case with “Scandal,” the political thriller series that made its deb…

    Did the Detroit city council meet illegally?

    Is the Detroit city council meeting illegally? Attorney and Community Activist Robert Davis claims they are. He’s also filed a lawsuit in response to the emergency manager law in Detroit. According to Davis, without the permission of EFM Kevyn Orr the city council cannot meet. He suggests that Orr must make written…

    Decades After MLK’s Death, Jobs At Risk In Memphis

    Decades After MLK’s Death, Jobs at Risk In Memphis

    They rode the streets of Memphis in creaky, dangerous garbage trucks, picking up trash from home after home, toiling for a sanitation department that treated them with indifference bordering on disdain. In 1968 those workers took to the streets, marching with civil rights leader the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. to demand better working conditions, higher pay and union protection. …

    Snoop debuts his new Reggae sound with No Guns Allowed

    No longer Snoop D-O-Double G, Snoop Lion is gearing up to release his twelfth studio album in May entitled “Reincarnated”. In case you missed it, after a “pilgrimage” to Jamaica, Snoop found spiritual enlightenment, converted to Rastafarianism and changed his name to Snoop Lion. His new, reggae sound is all about peace and love, not s…