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Janay Rice Comments on Ray Rice Domestic Violence Halloween Costume

By Yesha Callahan Tasteless and tacky are the only words to describe this costume. Read More

People Complain That Woman on Paula Deen’s Website Is Mammyish

By Yesha Callahan The longtime friend and employee of the Deen family has been mistaken for a model of a stereotypical portrayal of black women.  Read More

Stingy Rich Woman Who Doesn’t Want to Give Poor Kids Halloween Candy Gets Read by Advice Columnist

By Yesha Callahan Halloween is a time for giving out candy to kids, no matter where they’re from. Read More

Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B Rocks the Boat With Mediocre Talent and Controversy 

By Yesha Callahan The R&B singer’s life probably deserved a little more than what Lifetime gave it.  Read More

Pebbles Files $40,000,000 Lawsuit Against Viacom Over TLC Biopic

By Yesha Callahan The ’90s singer and manager is chasing $40 million worth of waterfalls. Read More

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