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5 Reasons Oprah Would Be Better Than President Trump


 

Ever since Oprah‘s longtime partner Stedman Graham blew up her spot on Sunday, saying she “absolutely” would be interested a presidential bid, the buzz has not stopped.

To add to the speculation, her best friend, Gayle King, on Tuesday gave another  interesting clue on her CBS This Morning show. Meanwhile, Oprah has been steadfast in her denials, but here is what King had to say:

‘Absolute Travesty’: Black Lawmakers Slam GOP Tax Overhaul

Within hours after Congress passed a sweeping overhaul of taxes, Black and Democratic lawmakers took to social media to slam Republicans for catering to corporations instead of the middle-class, and for dismantling the cornerstone of Obamacare, the individual mandate.

RELATED: What Trump’s Tax Plan Means For The Average Black Family

Outrageous! Figurines Of White Cherub Crushing Head Of Black Angel Removed From Dollar Store

Straight from our WTH files, a Detroit dollar store on Tuesday was forced to remove a figurines depicting a White cherub with armor and a sword crushing the head of a Black horned angel. Yes, you read that correctly, horns.

SEE ALSO: Disgusting! Racist Stalks Rep. Maxine Waters While She’s Sleeping On A Plane

Omarosa Turns White House Firing Into Reality TV Moment


Omarosa Manigault Newman was reportedly fired from her White House job this week and security had to escort a sister off the grounds for acting, well, rowdy.

RELATED: Will Fired Omarosa Snitch On Trump About Russia Collusion?

Will Minnesota Pick A Black Muslim Democrat To Replace Franken?

As both parties implode amid charges of sexual harassment and assault, Minnesota may provide a ray of hope for people of color, who have been under attack by the Trump administration.

RELATED: Rep. Keith Ellison: ‘We Were Held In Slavery Longer Than We’ve Been Free’

Will Minnesota Pick A Black Muslim Democrat To Replace Franken?

As both parties implode amid charges of sexual harassment and assault, Minnesota may provide a ray of hope for people of color, who have been under attack by the Trump administration.

RELATED: Rep. Keith Ellison: ‘We Were Held In Slavery Longer Than We’ve Been Free’

Reginald F. Lewis: The Dealmaker Who Changed The Face Of US Financial History

 

Last week marked the 30th anniversary of an historic deal closed by Reginald Francis Lewis for $985 million that changed the face of financial dealmaking in the United States. 

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Reginald F. Lewis: The Dealmaker Who Changed The Face Of US Financial History

 

Last week marked the 30th anniversary of an historic deal closed by Reginald Francis Lewis for $985 million that changed the face of financial dealmaking in the United States. 

SEE ALSO: Here Is How Two Black Entrepreneurs Are Teaching Millennials Healthy Eating

Reginald F. Lewis: The Dealmaker Who Changed The Face Of US Financial History

 

Last week marked the 30th anniversary of an historic deal closed by Reginald Francis Lewis for $985 million that changed the face of financial dealmaking in the United States. 

SEE ALSO: Here Is How Two Black Entrepreneurs Are Teaching Millennials Healthy Eating

5 things to know about Meghan Markle’s mom

With news about Meghan Markle‘s engagement to Prince Harry, folks are curious about the woman slated to marry the man fifth in line to the British throne. But they are also curious about her background–so much so that Markle’s real life prince had to ordered British tabloids to lay off the Suits actress, especially about her biracial heritage.

Unarmed Black Man Shot By Texas Cop Struggles To Pay Hospital Bills

In a scenario that is as old as this nation, a Black man was hospitalized after being shot by the police in Mesquite, Texas, for, get this, sitting in his own vehicle after accidentally setting off his alarm.

RELATED: Texas Cop Shoots Unarmed Black Man For Entering His Own Truck

Can Steve Harvey Win Back Black Viewers After Trump Meeting?

Back in September talkshow host Steve Harvey recounted being called “uncle Tom” after a post-election meeting with Donald Trump. Now, he’s opening about hit where it really hurts: ratings and reviews.

RELATED: ‘Uncle Tom, Sellout:’ Steve Harvey Recalls Taunts After Infamous Trump Meet

“Meeting with Donald Trump was the worst mistake of my life,” he said recently on his radio show.