What You Mean? YouTube Names Lyor Cohen Global Head Of Music


YouTube announced, 300 Entertainment label founder, Lyor Cohen, as its first “Global Head of Music”. While it is not clearly stated what the position entails, we have noticed two opposing online views. In a post from “Recode”, it is implied Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Badia Stewart


Badia Stewart is the beauty guru on the rise. Learn how her weight loss, led to her discovering her curve enhancing products and brand, Bare Derriere. How would you describe your swagher? What makes Badia, Badia? I have a insatiable desire Read more

Serena Williams Says “I Won’t Be Silent” 


When one of the greatest living athletes in the world, Serena Williams,  announces she will no longer be silent about police brutality, we know there is a real problem at bey, as if the deaths between Alton Sterling and Keith Read more

BET Networks Acquires “Hollywood Hearts” Starring Bobby V., DC Young Fly, Lyfe Jennings And More And Release Much Anticipated Movie Trailer


Tier 2 Films have teamed up with Blu Kolla Dreams to produce Hollywood Hearts, a romantic drama set to release on BET networks on October 8, 2016 at 8:00PM ET/ 7:00C. Award winning singer/ performer, Bobby V, leads the cast Read more

Black In News This Week: Tawon Boyd, Keith Scott, and Korryn Gaines


Tuesday, September 20, 2016, Keith Lamont Scott was killed by police in Charlotte, NC. Police say they entered a neighborhood and saw Scott sitting in a car. They say Scott got out of his car with a gun and was Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Dr. Kimberly Pettaway Willis, PhD.


  Dr. Kimberly Pettaway Willis, PhD. is the owner of Cor’Rae Cosmetics, a new makeup line that is devoted to providing amazing products to customers. They pride ourselves in making our customers happy by listening to their wants and needs. What Read more

Author Spotlight: Deborah Amelia


What inspired your interest in science fiction? Science was always one of my favorite subjects in school. It could explain the nature of what was unseen in the world around me. When “Star Trek” came along, I locked onto their Read more

Party in Pink: Making Moves to End Breast Cancer Zumba Party

New Orleans, LA – Sept. 15, 2016: It’s that time of year again to paint New Orleans PINK as we Party in Pink for a fantastic cause! University of New Orleans’s Party in Pink 2016: Making Moves to End Breast Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Takisha Payne

Takisha Payne is a children’s author from Manassas, Virginia with a passion for shaping the the lives of young children. Her current book Bitsy Bop wants to Hippity Hop is currently available at Barnes & Nobles, Amazon, Mascotbooks.com and abebooks.com. Read more

Cafe Reconcile To Host “Pay What You Can” Day Tomorrow in New Orleans 


Cafe Reconcile, which is a nonprofit cafe in Central City New Orleans, will host a Pay What You Can day this Wednesday, September 14, 2016.  The cafe acts as a training center for young people who have faced hardships, providing Read more

CEO Chatter: How To Register Your Business


After determining the legal structure of your business, you may need to register your business’s name if you will not be operating under your government name, for example: Your name: Jane Smith Your Business Name: House of Treats. “House of Read more

#FancysThoughts: Listening For God


If you know me, you know I’m a stickler for rules, or I used to be until I realized the world is not black and white, but I used to seek solutions in people, because people are always suggesting to Read more

Quick Update: Nick From Steak N’ Shake Terminated


Yesterday we shared the store of the Missouri Valley College students who were discriminated against by the Steak N’ Shake manager, Nick . The representative who sent it to us, Jamillah Rahmaad has shared that he has now been fired. Read more

#FancysThoughts: QS Recap-Send Him Back to the Light 


Last night’s episode of Queen Sugar was just as emotional as it was the night before, if not more so.  We learn that Charley has a different mother than Nova and Ralph Angel, and sense that maybe that is why Read more

Steak ‘n Shake Manager Tells Students, “You’re Lucky I Served You N****** Anything


Missouri Valley College students refused service at their local Steak ‘n Shake franchise restaurant, “You’re lucky I served you niggers anything,” stated the store manager of the 24-hour location in Belleville, Missouri. The fast-food chain Steak ‘n Shake is best known for its Read more

#FancysThoughts: My New Love- Queen Sugar (Ep. 1 Recap)


I am not sure if you all caught the premiere of Ava Duvernay’s Queen Sugar tonight, but I’m vowing tonight to keep you in the know, because I am committing to this show. I think I needed it, but don’t Read more

Ludacris Hosts “STORKS” Private Screening in Atlanta w/ Eudoxie Bridges, Tameka Foster, Monyetta Shaw and More for LudaDay Weekend 2016

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 03:  Actor/rapper Chris "Ludacris" Bridges attends the "Storks" private screening hosted by The Ludacris Foundation & Unspoken Angels at Regal Cinemas Atlantic Station on September 3, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images for Warner Bros.) *** Local Caption *** Chris "Ludacris" Bridges

Storks deliver babies…or at least they used to. Now they deliver packages for a global internet retail giant. Junior (Andy Samberg), the company’s top delivery stork, is about to be promoted when he accidentally activates the Baby Making Machine, producing Read more

#FancysThoughts: A Mess or a Masterpiece?

Photography by Rick Wells Photography.

The other day I noticed a post by relationship expert Chey B. asking if it was true that “The more “mature” a woman gets (the older she gets) the lower her sex drive.” I tweeted back that I thought it Read more