page contents

Too Little, Too Late: Michael Bloomberg Apologizes For Shady NYPD Stop And Frisk Tactic 

Source: Yana Paskova / Getty

Michael Bloomberg has entered his name into the presidential race for 2020, and now he’s having to answer for some ham-handed policies during his reign as mayor of New York. The billionaire businessman is now apologizing for the city’s overuse and reliance on its uneven “stop and frisk” tactic, which is still a sore spot for many residents of color in the city.


New York Daily News
reports:

“I now see that we could and should have acted sooner, and acted faster, to cut the

Read more

Omarion Confirms He Is Unbothered When It Comes To Apryl Jones & Lil Fizz’s Relationship 

Source: Bernard Smalls / @PhotosByBeanz

Since Lil Fizz confirmed his dirty macking ways to the world on Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood, everyone wanted to know how Omarion felt about his B2K bandmate smashing his ex, Apryl Jones. He finally opened up about the relationship and no surprise, he doesn’t care.

That’s how it’s “post to be,” right?

The “Icebox” singer sat down with “culture vulture,” DJ Vlad, and opened up to an extent about Fizz and Jones’ recently confirmed to the public relationship. The internet…

Read more

Donald Trump Reportedly Was Told To Let A$AP Rocky Sit In Prison 

Source: Bennett Raglin / Getty

A$AP Rocky and the Sweden incident that left the rapper behind bars for a month is back in the headlines after the on camera scuffle was included in the impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump.

According to the New York Times, the United States Embassy in Kiev official David Holmes testified that he overheard Trump on the phone with Gordon D. Sondland, American ambassador to the European Union.

Holmes confirmed that Trump spoke with Sondland about getting Ukraine’s…

Read more

Stephen A. Smith Slams Colin Kaepernick’s NFL Workout 

Source: Rich Barnes / Getty

Stephen A. Smith doesn’t hold back his passion and delivery for anyone, especially when it comes to the likes of popular sports figures. The ESPN host called out Colin Kaepernick after the free-agent quarterback made a last-minute switch of his NFL workout, saying that Kap would rather be a “martyr” than a player.

In a video posted to Twitter, Smith roasted Kaepernick for changing the venue of the workout, which was initially slated for the Atlanta Falcons practice facility. In…

Read more

Netflix Responds To Mo’Nique Discrimination Lawsuit 

Source: Victoria McGraw @victoriasaidit / Radio 1 Digital

It’s been a minute since Mo’Nique opened herself up to all kinds of criticism when she tried to get people to boycott Netflix for not ponying up enough paper to get her to do a stand-up special. Now that she’s officially taken legal action against the entertainment streaming company alleging gender discrimination, things are about to get real and Netflix seems ready to tackle the suit.

According to Page Six, Netflix released a statement addressing…

Read more

That’s A Dub: Roc Nation Deads Report Jay-Z Is Mad At Colin Kaepernick 

Source: Kevin Mazur / Getty

Reportedly, Jay-Z was rethinking vouching for Colin Kaepernick. The word on the street is that Jigga wasn’t feeling how the former baller handled this past weekend, however that story may be another false narrative. .

Apparently, Hov pulled several strings to get the NFL to host a workout for the former San Francisco 49er. Originally the event would afford Kaep a chance to show his skills to representatives from all 32 teams at at the state of the art Atlanta Falcons training…

Read more

Kanye Announces Opera Called ‘Nebuchadnezzar’ 

Source: Gotham / Getty

Kanye West is now delving into the world of opera music. Yeezy took to Twitter to announce his first opera, called Nebuchadnezzar, and it opens next week.

The “Jesus Walks” rapper posted an invite to Nebuchadnezzar: A Kanye West Opera on Twitter on Sunday (Nov. 17). It will go down November 24 at 4pm at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angels and tickets go on sale today (Monday, Nov. 18).

The production is being directed by Anglo-Italian artist Vanessa Beecroft who has collaborated with…

Read more

Lizzo Sued By Postmates Driver She Claimed Pilfered Her Food 

Source: Frank Hoensch / Getty

Lizzo is learning the price of fame includes keeping a good lawyer on retainer. The singer/rapper is being sued by the Postmates driver she mistakenly accused of stealing her food.

Billboard reports that on Friday (Nov. 15), Tiffany Wells filed documents in U.S. District Court of Central California to sue Lizzo, born Melissa Jefferson for libel, intentional infliction of emotional distress and false light invasion of privacy.

According to Wells, she had to quit her job with…

Read more

Kanye West Building Amphitheater On His Wyoming Ranch 

Source: Raymond Hall / Getty

Kanye West is building a whole amphitheater on the grounds of his Park County, Wyoming ranch. Sounds like Sunday Service will be able to go down whenever Yeezy pleases.

According to TMZ, West has already been in contact with Park County officials and intends on building a 70,684-square-foot amphitheater per the documents the outlet obtained. Reportedly, according to photos of the site he’s already started clearing land for the building he describes as the “West Meditation…

Read more

Chief Keef Hosting Mortal Kombat Pop-Up Tournament On Dec. 15 In Long Beach, Calif. 

View this post on Instagram

@chieffkeeffsossa last night at our weekly!! We told you we had a few surprises #chiefkeef #thundergaming

A post shared by Thunder Gaming (@thundergamingla) on

Fans of Mortal Kombat will have a chance to test their skills against other combatants at a pop-up tournament hosted by none other than Chief Keef. The invitational tourney will take place at the Thunder Gaming Studios in Long Beach, Calif. next month.

Read more