Posts Categorized: Netflix

Usher: “If Your Are Poor, You Are Guilty Until Proven Innocent”

Usher appears in a new National Geographic and P&G special called “ACTIVATE” to discuss the disparity between the people who can afford bail when the get locked and those (mostly Black people) that can’t afford cash bail.  Seventy percent of people locked up in the United States have not been convicted of a crime, they… Read more »

Beyoncé’s ‘Homecoming’ Documentary Snubbed by Emmy’s

The 71st Emmy Awards kicked off Saturday night with night one of two for the 2019 Creative Arts Emmy Awards. Beyoncé, who was nominated in few categories for her Homecoming Netflix special did not win one award. She was nominated for, outstanding variety special, outstanding costumes, outstanding directing for a variety special, outstanding music director,… Read more »

An East Texas Grandma Told to Cut Grandson’s Hair … or WHAT?!

In far East Texas, near the Louisiana line, a feisty grandmother is fighting the Tatum ISD school board after being given some eyebrow-raising instructions regarding her 4-year old grandson’s hair … specifically, grandmother Randi Woodley was told that she would have to “cut his shoulder length hair” … or (are you ready) … “have him… Read more »

Earvin and Cookie Celebrate 28th Wedding Anniversary!

Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson and Earletha ‘Cookie’ Johnson celebrated their 28th wedding anniversary by enjoying an intimate dinner with close friends Saturday.  The couple has most definitely withstood the test of time.  Cookie bravely stood by her man after his much publicized revelation that he was HIV-positive in 1991. Cookie would later write a memoir about… Read more »