| Mar 29, 2012
The controversy surrounding the killing of Trayvon Martin has officially entered the political football phase. Right-wingers have taken to disseminating a photograph of Martin meant to depict him less as a young, innocent boy and more as an original...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 1:35 AM
The Knicks kicked off the season on a positive note, holding on to a slim lead to inch by the Boston Celtics, 106-104. Dyrol Joyner was there, speaking to Spike Lee and others about what to expect from the Knicks this season.
| Jan 7, 2012
| 11:21 PM
Movie critics are so bizarre.
On a weekend when The Devil Inside opens, we were all in agreement – it was bad.
The same day Pariah opened. I again thought we would all be in agreement. Instead, I see it’s getting 95% good reviews on Rotten...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 1:21 PM
Williamsburg's Bruce Hornsby is going to need a case or two of Jolt Cola to get him through 2012. Judging from the schedule he recently described to me, he's hardly going to have time to sleep in coming months.
"It's a lot, but it includes some pretty...
| Oct 16, 2012
One of the most popular jewelry designers in New Orleans has come out with a new collection and while some people like it others say they would never wear it. The story from Vanessa Bolano.
“I didn't want it to be pretty. I wanted it to be...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 9:23 AM
LAS VEGAS -- Former rap star Flavor Flav was arrested Wednesday in Las Vegas, Nevada, and charged with assault with a deadly weapon and battery in a case involving his fiancee of eight years, police said.
Police were called to their house on the city's...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Quick quiz: What do LL Cool J, The Rock, 50 Cent, Karl Malone, Don King, Lynn Swann, Wilt Chamberlain, Eldridge Cleaver, Peter Boulware, Tony Dungy and Alveda King, (niece of Martin Luther King Jr.) have in common?
If you guessed membership in the...
| May 3, 2012
| 7:41 AM
Rep. Elijah Cummings wants folks to know that he's keeping it real.
Like really, really, really real.
Starting with where he lives.
He told a crowd at Howard University Wednesday just how down-and-dirty real his Baltimore neighborhood is.
| Sep 11, 2012
| 3:03 PM
*** (out of four)
By the time you get to the end of "Clique," the new single from G.O.O.D Music's upcoming album "Cruel Summer," it's hard to remember that Big Sean is even on the track.
While the song's texture is relatively thin, the stilted drums...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 3:50 PM
This week, Big Tig is joined by DJ Khaled and Spike Lee.
| Jun 18, 2012
| 6:22 AM
President should denounce slurs
In Kendall Stanley’s recent column (June 4) he insists that Mitt denounce The Donald because he’s a “birther.” If one finds it interesting that Barry’s father’s race is...