Monthly Archives: February 2010

Silent Bob Strikes Back . . . Against Southwest Airlines

Director Kevin Smith was kicked off a flight on Southwest Airlines from Oakland to Burbank over the weekend because of his size. In response, Smith has posted dozens of livid tweets over the past couple of days condemning Southwest for … Continue reading

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Commentary: Music, Media and Black Economics

After busting down doors that were once closed to Blacks, today’s biggest and brightest stars are making their own rules. From Times Square to Tinseltown, we’ll show you which media players really have juice. Anytime people speak about the music … Continue reading

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Commentary: A Tribute to Alexander McQueen

Just like most famous designers, Alexander McQueen has made his name a regular in the fashion world. Alexander McQueen died on February 11, 2010.  His tragic death has been a shock to the fashion world, especially on the first day … Continue reading

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Commentary: Valentine’s Day Recap

“Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gonna get.” Forrest Gump couldn’t have said it any better. Valentine’s Day! It’s the one occasion we plan ahead, mark our calendars in red, and think of what … Continue reading

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Commentary: Kira Plastinina, Worlds Youngest Designer

“When I grow up, I want to be a . . .?” For one child that may be a doctor and for another that may be a teacher. The answer varies, but whose idea was it that we had to … Continue reading

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Fair Game or Racism: Vanity Fair’s Conspicuous Lack of Color

In the latest issue of Vanity Fair, something is missing amidst the mass of beautiful up-and-comers. For starters, there’s a lack of color here.   For years, magazines have taken pride in calling the shots – whose careers are bound … Continue reading

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Fashion Update: Suri Cruise, The toddler in heels

The spotlights on Cruise! But this time we’re not referring to Tom, we’re talking about his 3-year-old daughter Suri.  From the Beckham kids to Shiloh-Jolie Pitt, there are quite a few celebrity youngsters that the paparazzi have their eyes set … Continue reading

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The 52nd Grammys: Only The Highlights

The longest awards show known to man made a crash landing Sunday evening. If you were among the millions of people huddled in front of your television, you saw the best and worst of what the night had to offer. … Continue reading

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