Category: Entertainment

‘The Scottsboro Boys’ shows what racial bias really looks like – (playing in Pittsburgh until Sept. 24)

TOME COUSIN

How can a play based on a historic example of legal hypocrisy in the Jim Crow era be presented as vaudeville? As if the real-life atrocity of White supremacy and the possibility of lynching wasn’t horrific enough, who would have the temerity to present African American men in blackface?

Cover To Cover …‘Who are Venus and Serena Williams’ (Terri’s Book Review Sept. 13)

“You kids quiet down!”

If you’re feeling wild, you’ve no doubt heard that, or PIPE DOWN, or KNOCK IT OFF, or something similar, for sure. You’re a kid, kids make noise, and in the new book “Who are Venus and Serena Williams?” by James Buckley Jr., you’ll read about two girls who were encouraged to make a lot of “racquet!”

Floyd Mayweather Agrees With Trump, Says ‘Real Men’ Grab ‘Em By The P***y

If you pay attention closely and wait, misogyny will eventually reveal itself and sometimes it comes from some of the biggest celebrities. The latest celeb to think it’s okay to reduce women to mere sexual objects is boxing champ Floyd Mayweather, who reportedly agrees with Trump’s controversial “grab ‘em by the p***y” remarks.

Floyd Mayweather Agrees With Trump, Says ‘Real Men’ Grab ‘Em By The P***y

If you pay attention closely and wait, misogyny will eventually reveal itself and sometimes it comes from some of the biggest celebrities. The latest celeb to think it’s okay to reduce women to mere sexual objects is boxing champ Floyd Mayweather, who reportedly agrees with Trump’s controversial “grab ‘em by the p***y” remarks.

Kings’ Zach Randolph gets community service after LA arrest

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph was sentenced to community service on Wednesday after being charged with marijuana possession and resisting arrest following an incident last month at a Los Angeles housing project, prosecutors said.

Ayeshas Surprise

We view the world with different eyes with different pains and joys.
Often others miss the vision others see because of their reality.
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Ayeshas surprise

Oprah joins ‘60 Minutes’ for 50th anniversary year

In this April 18, 2017 file photo, Oprah Winfrey attends the premiere of HBO Films’ “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS’ “60 Minutes,” the newsmagazine that can credit consistency for much of its success as it enters its 50th anniversary year, is about to see a major change with the addition of Oprah Winfrey.

Selena Gomez undergoes kidney transplant due to lupus

In this April 27, 2017, file photo, Selena Gomez arrives at WE Day California at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif. Gomez revealed in an Instagram post Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, that she received a kidney transplant because of her struggle with Lupus. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File)

‘It’—so scary, my son won’t turn off his bedroom light

Merecedes on… Movies

Warner Brothers Pictures remade the 1990 horror miniseries, “It.” Now, almost 30 years later, the new “It,” based off Stephen King’s 1986 novel, is the scariest film I have ever seen. Let’s argue!

Rene Marie a true standout as vocalist…She will perform Sept. 16 at the New Hazlett Theatre

RENE MARIE

Rene Marie is not your typical singer. Calling her a singer is a disservice to her talent. Vocalist is more accurate but chanteuse is spot-on with her relatable storytelling abilities and tackling of hot topics (she wrote and released “3 Nooses Hanging” as a single in response to racism in Jena, Louisiana in 2009).

Idris Elba Is Off The Market


Just months ago, Idris Elba said in an interview that he’s never getting married again. So we hope that his newest girlfriend has quelled any marriage expectations she may have.

During his recent promotional spree for his newest movie The Mountain Between Us, Elba and his girlfriend Sabrina Dhowre, made their first public appearance.