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Bold, black and beautiful, ‘Black Panther’ hopes for cultural shift

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Some film critics are calling it the best Marvel movie so far; others say it’s a correction after years of neglecting minority talent in Hollywood. The predominantly black cast of superhero movie “Black Panther” hope its combination of African pride, beauty and kick-ass adventure will also mark a cultural shift in […]

Selena Gomez and The Weeknd Are Totally Twinning During New York City Date

Aww! Look—they match! Selena Gomez and The Weeknd stepped out for an epic day date in New York City on Saturday—and it was hard to not notice that the twosome’ were totally twinning as they each rocked all-black ensembles (black t-shirts, black pants and black jackets) in the Big Apple. Despite the pair’s dark and stormy summer looks, […]

Jay-Z Gets Crowd to Serenade Beyoncé for Her 36th Birthday During Made In America Festival

Beyoncé‘s fun-filled birthday weekend is in full effect! The singer got some serious birthday love from her main man Jay-Z (and the entire crowd!) during the rapper’s performance at Budweiser’s Made In America Festival in Philadelphia on Sunday night. During his headlining set, Jay made his fans go wild when he called out his lady love, who celebrates her 36th […]

OMG! Zayn Malik Shaves His Head Completely Bald

Is that you, Mr. Clean? Zayn Malik, who is known for making some drastic hair moves, has definitely gone for a shocking new ‘do (or lack thereof)—he’s shaved his head completely bald. On Sunday, Zayn’s mom Trish Malik shared an Instagram photo of herself, her famous son and his girlfriend Gigi Hadid. The notable black-and-white image shows the “Pillow Talk” […]

Lil Wayne Hospitalized After Suffering Multiple Seizures, Cancels Las Vegas Show

Rapper Lil Wayne has cancelled his Las Vegas show on Sunday night after suffering multiple seizures, reports TMZ. According to the site, the rapper was hospitalized at Northwestern Memorial in Chicago after being found unconscious in his hotel room at Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago. Despite suffering from the debilitating seizures as a result of his ongoing bout with epilepsy, […]

Round two wannabe politicians

The Friday Supreme Court ruling on the Presidential election was welcomed with varied reactions. On one side of the political divide were excited folks who broke into jubilation (pardon the pun) once the ruling was read. This group of happy folks was also joined by wannabe campus politicians who for the entire of this year […]

Kasiva & Karmen in Coke Studio

Two of Kenya’s leading female instrumentalists: TED Global 2017 fellow, Kasiva Mutua, (Percussionist) and Olive Karmen (Drummer) are set to debut on this year’s Coke Studio Africa as part of the show’s live band. This is the first time Coke Studio Africa has featured female instrumentalists. The two have both grown tremendously in their careers. […]

Game Of Thrones season 7 episode 4: 7 questions we have after watching The Spoils Of War

Warning: Contains spoilers for Game Of Thrones season seven. Are we allowed to breathe yet? This week’s episode turned into a surprise budget splurge packing humour, dragon warfare and one hell of a cliffhanger. It seems season seven isn’t planning to slow down anytime soon, with The Spoils Of War managing to tightly pack huge […]

Photo series explores the wonderful world of swinging

David went to a mix of small gatherings and huge hotel parties Ever wondered what happens at a swingers party? No, it’s not just keys in a bowl and giggling while you smooch your neighbour. Photographer and author David Haslam has spent eight months documenting swinger culture in southeast Michigan, after being welcomed into a […]

Passenger endures awkward Uber ride as driver ‘gets blowjob from sex worker’

An Uber passenger claims he had to watch a sex worker give a blowjob to his driver during their ride. Aner Manuel said he was stuck in the Uber for two miles while what he claimed was an intoxicated prostitute groped and performed oral sex on the driver, who has not been named. The mortified […]