Cubs Hold Donation Drive For Illinois Tornado Victims, CSN And Bears Also Supporting Survivors


The Chicago Cubs want to send some much-needed supplies to those impacted by the devastating tornadoes in central Illinois on Sunday. And they need your help.

The Cubs are urging fans to drop off donations at Wrigley Field’s Purple Lot — between Waveland Avenue and Addison Street — between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Thursday and 8 a.m. until 11 a.m. CT

The Shaming Of Tanya Fields: A Lesson In Respectability Breeding And Reproductive Justice


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A few years ago, singer Erykah Badu responded to critics after having 3 children by 3 different men. Her response letter resulted in internet gold when she vehemently proclaimed, “How dare you disrespect the queendom? I’ve never been so disgusted in all of my life… (You can) kiss my black placenta. Every relationship I’ve ever been in was because I loved the person dearly and was dedicated to us exclusively for a number of years.”

Jon Stewart Defends His Deep Dish Rant, But Admits Chicago Pizza Is ‘Tasty’ (VIDEO)


A lot has happened since November 13, 2013, the fateful evening in which Jon Stewart decided to insult the entire city of Chicago right where it hurts the most — by railing against deep-dish pizza.

Hot Chicks and Big Guns Don’t Mix For The US Army?

ku-xlargeWhile vh1, Bravo, A&E, and the Black community have gone out of their way to convince us that pretty women are just as apt to and likely to fight as any man, apparently the general public (read people with sense and white people) hasn’t gotten that message. Or at least that’s what the US Army believes. In attempts to convince people that women are able to fulfill all of the roles of the US military (to include combat), a senior military analyst tasked with spreading the good news had this to say about recent efforts in that vein: