Posts Categorized: History Makers

R. Kelly Undergoes Emergency Hernia Surgery Misses Court Date

R.Kelly briefly left MCC Chicago and was transported to the hospital. Doctors performed emergency surgery to repair a hernia. After the surgery he was transported back to jail. He was not permitted to have any visitors at the hospital. Back in September his lawyer outlined several medical issues he was facing including anxiety, numbness in… Read more »

Coco Gauff Defeats Naomi Osaka At Australian Open

Fifteen-year-old tennis prodigy Coco Gauff just pulled off her biggest win yet – upsetting reigning champ Naomi Osaka at the Australian Open. Gauff won in straight sets 6-3, 6-4 as Osaka, winner of last year’s Open, seemed off her game with 30 unforced errors during the match. Gauff reacted to the win in typical 15-year-old… Read more »

First Look At Mary J. Blige “Power” Spin-Off

Once Power ends in a few weeks, fans will have to wait until the summer to get that feeling again. The spin-off series is called Power Book II: Ghost.  Entertainment Weekly showed the first look from the set as Mary J. Blige plays a powerful businesswoman named Monet. Method Man will also star in the series that is in… Read more »

NFL to Air Video Featuring Family of Botham Jean During Super Bowl

In a new NFL partnership the league will air a Public Service Announcement (PSA) during the Super Bowl honoring the life of Dallas resident Botham Jean. The Botham Jean’s Family Foundation is featured in partnership that on Wednesday released a 2-minute video  “human cost of police brutality”. In 2018 Botham was shot is his apartment… Read more »

Chicken Nugget Bouquets For Valentine’s Day?

Flowers for Valentine’s Day can be an expensive way to say ‘I Love You.” How about appealing to your loved one’s stomach for half the price? Food bouquets are the trendy way to show you affection and also feed that someone special with their favorite snack.  Chicken nugget bouquets are the most popular. They have… Read more »

BBB Alerts Cash-Transfer App Users About Potential Risks, Scams

The Better Business Bureau is warning cash-transfer app users about potential risks and scams. The BBB suggests tying a credit card to an account rather than your bank information. This will also give you more leverage over a fraudulent transaction. The other tip is to make sure to confirm the amount and sender for payment…. Read more »

Mo’Nique Lands Showtime Special [VIDEO]

Mo’Nique will be able to tell her story and make us laugh again on Showtime. The entertainer announced an upcoming special titled Mo’Nique and Friends: Live From Atlanta. The “and friends” are Donnell Rawlings, Tone X, Prince T-Dub, Just Nesh, Correy Bell.  Mo’Nique sued Netflix for a lowball offer of $500,000 for a comedy special when other… Read more »

Tommy Davidson Memoir “Jamie Foxx Mistreated Me”

Comedian Tommy Davidson is releasing his memoir entitled, Living in Color. It comes out on January 28th. In it he shares multiple stories of how Jamie Foxx wasn’t very nice to him. He shared a story from the set of In Living Color during a sketch when Jamie Foxx played the character of Wanda. During the… Read more »

‘Bad Boys 3’ Breaks Records w/Huge $68M Weekend!!!

Bad Boys For Life had a record-breaking good weekend. It is a long weekend so the final tally is not in but so far it has brought in $68 million. This makes it the second-biggest January debut of all time behind American Sniper  That movie opened with $107 million. Bad Boys 2 opened with $46 million… Read more »