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Mike Epps Lands the Role of Richard Pryor in Lee Daniels-Directed Biopic

By Yesha Callahan Comedian Mike Epps will bring Richard Pryor’s story to life on the big screen.  Read More

His Royal Purpleness Will Release 2 New Albums in September

By Yesha Callahan Don’t call it a comeback, but Prince is giving people double the music in September.  Read More

New York Times Calls ‘No Angel’ an Ill-Chosen Phrase

By Yesha Callahan John Eligon says he wishes he had used a different phrase to describe slain Ferguson, Mo., teen Michael Brown.  Read More

New York Times Receives Backlash for Calling Michael Brown ‘No Angel’

By Yesha Callahan The #noangel in question here is Darren Wilson, not Michael Brown.  Read More

Man Dumps Bucket of Water on Grandchild for ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’

By Yesha Callahan Enough with the “Ice Bucket Challenges” already.  Read More

Blue Ivy ‘Flawlessly’ Wins at the VMAs

By Yesha Callahan Let it be known that Blue Ivy is the greatest.  Read More

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