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Steve Harvey Opens Up About Bad Decisions: You Have To Get Divorced ‘To Find The Right Chick’

Steve Harvey talked about bad business decisions and his divorces in a recent interview with Heidi Giokos, a reporter for the South African e.tv broadcaster eNCA.

Kanye West Urges Youth To ‘Put Down The Gram’ And Claims L.A. Is ‘Run By Satan’

In his upcoming album, “Jesus Is King,” Kanye West goes on what has been described as an evangelical rant, asking listeners to disconnect from Instagram and calling the city of Los Angeles “Satanic” He and wife Kim Kardashian West own a Los Angeles home worth $60 million.

Dennis Rodman: Up To 20 Percent Of NBA Might Be Gay, Athletes Should Come Out

NBA Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman thinks 10-20 percent of all professional athletes are gay. And he says more gay athletes should come out.

Tekashi 6ix9ine names Cardi B and Jim Jones as gang members, testifies he started snitchin’ on Bloods day after bust

Controversial rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine, 23, has admitted to turning on the Bloods after he was arrested by the feds for his involvement in gang-related activity, Page Six reported. He also said rappers Cardi B. and Jim Jones were gang members in his spill-all testimony, The Root reported.

Director Of Iowa Human Services Agency Fired After E-Mailing Tupac Lyrics To 4,300 Employees

The former director of Iowa’s Department of Human Services Jerry Foxhoven, 66, is reportedly without a job for possibly loving the late, great hip-hop legend Tupac Shakur too much.

‘We’re Smarter Than A Lot Of People’: Jidenna Explains Why Nigerians Are Known For Scamming

Jidenna goes hard for his people, even the ones who are known for scamming. In a recent interview with The Breakfast Club, the Nigerian-American singer said “ … the reason why Nigerians are known for scamming is not because we are bad people. It’s because we’re smarter than a lot of people,” reported The Guardian.

Bill Cosby, Malcolm Gladwell, Chris Tucker, Naomi Campbell: All Flew On Jeffrey Epstein’s Plane, Named In His ‘Black Book’

Jeffrey Epstein is a registered sex offender and accused pedophile, but his wealth and influence caused many to enable his disturbing behavior for years, reported New York Magazine. His “little black book” reveals the depth to which his influence and high social standing went despite numerous accusations against him.

Malik Yoba Comes Out About His Attraction To Trans Women, Thanks Fans For Their Support

Malik Yoba, a former “New York Undercover” actor, thanked fans who reached out to him with love and support over the Labor Day weekend after saying on Instagram that he is attracted to trans women.

Critics have slammed Dave Chappelle’s Netflix special as highly offensive, but the audience loves it

Dave Chappelle’s new comedy special on Netflix is appropriately titled “Sticks and Stones.” In it, the renowned comedian broaches some controversial topics and critics have slammed him for it. But the audience disagrees as “Sticks and Stones” received a 99 percent audience score on Rotten Tomatoes.

LeBron James: NFL Owners Are ‘Old White Men’ With ‘Slave Mentality’ Toward Players

NBA players get more respect than NFL players, LeBron James said Friday, calling out team owners in the National Football League for being intolerant to professional athletes who speak out against racial injustice.

Marlon Wayans Has His Daughter’s Back, Claps Back Against Negativity In Pride Post

Marlon Wayans is not having it when it comes to his daughter. The beloved actor and comedian showed the epitome of a father’s unconditional love last week when he posted a tribute to his lesbian daughter on Instagram.

30 R&B And Hip-Hop Stars Who Passed Away: Heavy-D, Tony Thompson, And More

30 R&B And Hip-Hop Stars Who Passed Away: Heavy-D, Tony Thompson, And More

Alyssa Milano Says She Thought America Had Moved Beyond Race Because Obama Was Elected

Despite being highly successful, educated and outspoken, Alyssa Milano seems to have spent much of her life under a rock – or maybe in her own little imaginary country. Last week the actress and activist tweeted “I don’t recognize my country anymore,” along with a link to a story about a planned Klu Klux Klan rally in Dayton, Ohio, Yahoo reported.

Supreme Court To Hear Comcast Appeal In Byron Allen $20 Billion Racial Bias Lawsuit

The U.S. Supreme Court will get to decide whether the largest cable TV company in the U.S. discriminated against media mogul Byron Allen.

Wale Says He Lost $1 Million, Friends And Almost His Sanity Since His Last Album

Wale dropped his highly anticipated new album, “Wow … that’s Crazy,” Oct. 10 on World Mental Health Day. The date seemed intentional as the Nigerian-American MC said he almost lost his sanity and over $1 million dollars after his last project.

Drake Is Jetsetting In His Own Cargo Plane Named ‘Air Drake’

Drake, 32, is literally soaring to new heights in his own cargo plane, Air Drake. The Canadian rapper unveiled his private Boeing 767 jet to fans in an Instagram video last week. Luxurious is an understatement.

Snoop Dogg: NFL Owners Have Slavemaster Mentality. I Would Have Settled For $1 Billion

During the interview, Snoop first addressed the Colin Kaepernick and said: “What I would have loved to have seen is for someone to ask (NFL Commissioner) Roger Goodell why did they (the NFL) blackball Colin Kaepernick…He couldn’t find a job and he was better than 80 percent of the players in there,” said Snoop. And as to the settlement Kaepernick took from the NFL, the rap icon said, “To me, I would have waited…I would have gone all the way to a billion.”

Rihanna On NFL Owners And Super Bowl: I Couldn’t Be A Sellout, My People Wouldn’t Benefit

Rihanna is not with the ‘Auntie Tomasina’ antics. In an interview with Vogue, the entrepreneur, singer, designer and philanthropist said she refuses to sell out her people for a dollar. The Fenty Beauty creator revealed she turned down this year’s Super Bowl Halftime Show to stand in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick.

What Bill Cosby Getting ‘Pound Cake’d’ Means For Black America

Many Black folks thought the speech was too condescending and had an elitist attitude towards poor folks. It also ignored systemic white supremacy’s role in the Black condition in America. He even attacked the idea of having African or Muslim names and thought names like Bill, Tom, and John were better.

Not Funny: #ADOS Launches Boycott Petition Against CBS Over ‘Bob Hearts Abishola’

The old adage “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me” has long been disproven. Now the American Descendants Of Slaves (ADOS) are saying the words on new CBS comedy “Bob Hearts Abishola” are harmful to Black Americans. They are boycotting CBS and have started a petition demanding CBS pull the show from the air.