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    Gilbert Arenas’ Assistant Convicted For Robbing Him of $2.1 Million

    *Gilbert Arenas‘ former personal assistant has been found guilty of stealing more than $2.1 million from the ex-NBA star from 2008 to 2011. A federal jury has convicted 40-year-old John White on 11 counts of wire fraud for transferring money from Arenas’ accounts to his own, and four counts of filing a false tax-related document. […]

    White Woman Throws Shoes at Talib Kweli for Talking #BlackLivesMatter

    *During Talib Kweli’s performance at New York’s Ithaca Commons last night (Sept. 3), he paused for a moment to speak about the #BlackLivesMatter movement in relation to his Black Star song, “K.O.S (Determination).” A white woman in the crowd didn’t appreciate this, and allegedly threw both of her shoes at the rapper in disgust. Kweli recounted the […]

    ESPN’s Israel Gutierrez Comes Out Publicly: ‘I’m Gay’

    *ESPN analyst Israel Gutierrez is getting married next week, and thought it was time to come out publicly as a gay man before folks started asking questions. “It would be annoying to tell my story every time someone sees my wedding ring, it just seemed like a natural time to get this out in the open,” […]

    Kareem Abdul Jabbar: Donald Trump’s Campaign Will Ultimately Fail (Watch)

    *Although Donald Trump is leading polls in the GOP’s 2016 presidential race, his latest target Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says the mogul’s campaign is doomed. “Well, you know, political campaigns are about style and substance,” Abdul-Jabbar told host Rachel Maddow on MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show” Thursday night. “And Mr. Trump’s style is very attractive. “The reason […]

    Eazy E’s Daughter Says Suge Knight Did NOT Kill her Dad

    *The daughter of N.W.A rapper Eazy E is trying to squash talk that Suge Knight killed her father by sticking him with a needle containing the AIDS virus. During an interview on Dr. Zoe Today, E.B. Wright denied that the former Death Row mogul had anything to do with her father’s death. “I want to ask […]

    Aretha Franklin Sues to Block ‘Amazing Grace’ Screening at Telluride

    *The Telluride Film Festival says it will screen the documentary “Amazing Grace” tonight (Sept. 4), despite a last minute lawsuit from Aretha Franklin aiming to stop it, reports TheWrap. According to the lawsuit, the film consists mostly of footage from Franklin’s 1972 concert at the New Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles, California. However, the […]

    Black Lives Matter Members React to Fox News with Love

    *After a slew of recent criticism directed at the Black Lives Matter movement, representatives of the effort have had enough. Members of the Black Lives Matter Network responded to the negativity leveled at them from Fox News pundits and various right-winged TV personalities via a statement issued to Jet. In the release, the members encouraged […]

    Fellas Define Feminism At MTV VMAs (Watch)

    *EUR was on the scene at the Microsoft Theater for the 2015 MTV VMAs, where T-Pain, Vic Mensa, and Kel Mitchell told us their definitions of feminism. Also …  Charlamagne Tha God shared his thoughts on the Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift, and Miley Cyrus Twitter trifecta. EUR: A lot of ladies nominated this year have great women empowerment […]

    Best Ranking of the Most Badass Fictional Weapons

    Are you excited for Will Smith in the upcoming “Suicide Squad” movie? What about “Star Wars,” “Deadpool” and “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”? There’s no shortage of action and superhero movies coming to theaters. To get you even more pumped, check out this ranking of the most badass and iconic fictional weapons from MorphCostumes.