Daily Archive: June 14, 2013

    Why 2 Chainz Got Robbed

    I often find myself in conversations centered on the question, “What happened to hip hop?” The best answer that I’ve found came from HBO “Real…

    George Zimmerman Trial

    23 Potential Jurors to Return Next Week in Zimmerman Case

    Nearly two dozen potential jurors interviewed individually by prosecutors and George Zimmerman‘s defense attorneys during the past week have been told to return to a Florida courthouse next week for further questioning. Judge Debra Nelson told the 23 jury candidates on Friday, the …

    Quadruple Threat, and a Blessing

    These are not the best of times with regard to awesomely talented, absolutely unique artists, which is why the ongoing presence of Jill Scott is so important. Scott, who is from Philadelphia, has been a solid success in every venture. That is, as singer, songwriter, poet and actress. Scott’s debut album,…

    Why Snoop Dogg is Snoop Lion

    Hard-core rapper, songwriter and sometimes actor Snoop Dogg is a man of many names. When he emerged in 1992, after having been discovered by Dr. Dre, he was calling himself Snoop Doggy Dogg. Later he opted for Snoop Dogg. And currently he is known as Snoop Lion. In fact, he says he wants to “bury Snoop Dogg.” The…

    A Dress Good Enough to Eat

    Tia Mowry, who first came to the public’s attention in 2006 co-starring with twin sister Tamera in the popular sitcom “Sister, Sister,” would never wear a “meat dress,” as did Lady Gaga. Not only for aesthetic reasons, but also because she is a staunch believer in veganism. And for those who don’t know, vegans not only d…

    Brandy, for Real This Time

    Now that most of free world and beyond is aware of the fact that singer/actress Brandy (Norwood) is engaged to handsome record executive Ryan Press, there are renewed conversations about her having lied about having been married to Robert Smith, the father of her daughter, Sy’rai. Brandy said she had a very clean,…

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    Detroit Vs. The Creditors

    Kevyn Orr, Emergency Manager, Meets With Detroit Creditors To Avoid BankruptcyDETROIT, June 14 (Reuters) – Detroit’s creditors will begin to learn on Friday morning what they can recover without driving the financially troubled city into bankruptcy when the city’s emergency manager unveils his restructuring plan.Manager Kevyn Orr has dropped hints…