Daily Archive: October 28, 2013

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    Rev. Run and Wife to Host Daytime Talk Show

    Rev. Joseph “Run” Simmons and wife Justine Simmons will soon be hosting their own daytime talk show, according to Always A-List. The couple filmed a pilot for the show before an ABC studio audience in August on the “Live With Kelly and Michael” set (the show was on hia …

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    UPDATED: Chris Brown Arrested In D.C. [POLICE REPORT]

    UPDATED: 6:20 PM EST, 10/27/2013: See Brown’s police report by clicking here. Chris Brown, 24, was arrested and charged with felony assault in Washington, D.C. Sunday morning after allegedly punching a man in the face who was trying to enter Brown’s tour bus, reports TMZ.com. Brown’s bodyguard, Chris Hollosy, 35, was also arrested. …

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    White Teen Wears Blackface Trayvon Martin Halloween Costume

    A group of three white friends have ignited social media with a photo of themselves dressed in costume as George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin. The man dressed as Zimmerman wears a shirt that says “Neighborhoo Watch” and the young man dressed as Martin wears a hoodie with what appears to be blood on the front, near the area that the Florida teenager was shoot by neighborhood watch captain in February 2012. Greg Cimeno posted a picture of himself dressed as …

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    Michelle Obama Slams GOP Shutdown at Obamacare Fundraiser

    First Lady Michelle Obama made her case for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and slammed the GOP for the government shutdown on Friday during a Women’s Leadership Forum Conference in Washington, D.C., reports Politico.com. “When a small group of folks in Congress shuts down our government to try to shut down Obamacare, and we watch a …

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    NAACP President Ben Jealous Attacks Voter Suppression Laws

    (AP) — The president of the NAACP says laws that aim to undermine the coalition that helped elect President Barack Obama are the No. 1 issue facing Americans. Benjamin Jealous told a Salt Lake City audience on Friday that the nation’s power structure has seen the way blacks, Hispanics and students of all races are voting and it r …