Archive for August, 2009

JAY-Z “REMINDER” (PRODUCED BY TIMBALAND)

Monday, August 24th, 2009

This song is a lil better than that last one. But still same ole same ole. Dude crying about and telling everybody how he did this. He did that. You should respect him. yadda yada.

RELATED: “GRAY-Z AND FRIENDS: What happens when hip-hop turns middle age? We’re about to find out.”

SHAQ VS: SERIES PREMIERE

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009

In the series premiere episode Shaq takes on Big Ben Rothlisberger at his own game. Football and playing quarterback!

SHAQ VS AIRS TUESDAYS AT 9P ON ABC

EPHREN TAYLOR GIVES HIS 5 TIPS TO MAKING A BUSINESS SUCCESSFUL

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009


CNN’s Betty Nguyen talks with Ephren Taylor, the youngest African-American CEO of a publicly traded company.

NY GOVERNOR CLAIMS RACISM!!!

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009

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From the NY Times:

Gov. David A. Paterson said on Friday that the chorus of people who believe he should not run for election next year want to keep him out of the race because he is black.

“We’re not in the post-racial period,” said Mr. Paterson, according to an article posted on The Daily News Web site, which cited an interview the governor provided to a radio program hosted by Errol Louis, a Daily News columnist.

“My feeling is it’s being orchestrated, it’s a game, and people who pay attention know that,” he said. “We have a media that doesn’t report the news. We have a media that wants to make the news.

READ FULL STORY HERE

JAY-Z F/DRAKE “OFF THAT” (PRODUCED BY TIMBALAND)

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009

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I don’t know folks. Tell me if I’m wrong, but this new Jay-Z stuff isn’t doing anything for me. Matter fact, THIS SONG SUCKS!

JAY-Z F/DRAKE “OFF THAT”

RAEKWON ‘ONLY BUILT 4 CUBAN LINX PT2′ ALBUM SAMPLER

Saturday, August 22nd, 2009

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If you notice they re-did the original cover from 15 yrs ago and mide it purple to comemorate “The Purple Tape.”
‘ONLY BUILT 4 CUBAN LINX PT 2′ drops September 8, 2009

LISTEN TO ALBUM SAMPLER HERE

TOP 10 SHOOTING GUARDS IN NBA HISTORY

Friday, August 21st, 2009

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Reggie Miller over A.I? I think not…

SEE FULL LIST HERE

MARION BARRY INTERVIEW ON ‘LIP SERVICE’

Thursday, August 20th, 2009

Marion Barry stops by the Morning After with Angela Yee and talks about his HBO documentary, The Nine Lives of Marion Barry.

NENE and KIM FROM ATL WIVES FIGHT LIVE ON TALK SHOW!!!

Thursday, August 20th, 2009

“KEEP YOUR LEGS CLOSED TO MARRIED MEN! TRASH BOX!!!”

THESE HOODRATS ARE HILARIOUS TO ME! I MESSES WIT NENE THO… *SHRUG*

HIT THE LINK FOR THE FIGHT THAT STARTED IT ALL

DEATH OF BLACK COLLEGES

Thursday, August 20th, 2009

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Once a beacon of hope for thousands of Black students denied access to higher education by predominantly White institutions, historically Black colleges and universities have educated generations of Black scientists, doctors, lawyers, educators and social activists. But today, these institutions face serious challenges. Questions of relevance have reached a fever pitch as today’s Black colleges work to address declining enrollment, low graduation rates and financial instability. Despite the challenges, however, HBCUs for many Black students – and others – remain the last best hope of succeeding in the higher education arena. As the age-old debate for and against Black colleges rages on, Diverse has identified five threats facing HBCUs and five opportunities that could define their futures.

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