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This Racist Promposal Gotta Go: ‘You May Be Picking Cotton, but We’re Picking You to Go to Prom With Us’  This Racist Promposal Gotta Go: ‘You May Be Picking Cotton, but We’re Picking You to Go to Prom With Us’ 

Prom is slowly approaching for many across the nation, which means the extra “promposals” have started flooding the timelines of the internet. Some are cute, some are cringeworthy and a lot of them are just generally doing the most. But then there’s that special category of racist-ass shit, and these Florida students…

Nicki Minaj Signs Major Modeling Contract With Wilhelmina  Nicki Minaj Signs Major Modeling Contract With Wilhelmina 

It’s only the end of March, but Nicki Minaj has been busy this year: you know, dropping new songs, not truly beefing with Remy Ma—and just last week she broke Aretha Franklin’s record for most Billboard Hot 100 hits by a woman. But apparently the rapper-singer still has time in her schedule to sign to Wilhelmina’s…

Master P Biopic King of the South to Begin Filming This Summer Master P Biopic King of the South to Begin Filming This Summer

Filming for King of the South, a film based on the life of rapper and No Limit Records founder Percy “Master P” Miller, is scheduled to begin in New Orleans this summer.

‘Scoundrel’ Wiz Khalifa on Blast After Paying Tribute to Drug Lord Pablo Escobar on Instagram ‘Scoundrel’ Wiz Khalifa on Blast After Paying Tribute to Drug Lord Pablo Escobar on Instagram

Well, it looks as if Wiz Khalifa’s visit to Colombia did not turn out all that well. The rapper sparked outrage after seemingly paying tribute to Pablo Escobar in the drug lord’s home town of Medellín.

Jay Z to Produce Docuseries and Film About Trayvon Martin Jay Z to Produce Docuseries and Film About Trayvon Martin

On the heels of Jay Z and the Weinstein Co. telling the story of Kalief Browder, the two are now teaming up to bring Trayvon Martin’s story to life via a TV docuseries and film.

Netflix’s Death Note Whitewashed Its Main Character; Social Media Isn’t Here for It

Netflix this week released its trailer for Death Note, a film based on the Japanese manga series written by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, and people aren’t too pleased with the casting choice for its main character.

Rachel Dolezal Says She Was ‘Too Black’ for Her Black Husband Rachel Dolezal Says She Was ‘Too Black’ for Her Black Husband

Rachel Dolezal’s memoir was released last week, and in it, she discusses not only how she knew about blackness at an early age because of her grandmother’s National Geographic magazines, but also that she was treated like an indentured servant by her parents and was too black for her black husband.

Howard University Satellite Campus to Open at Google Headquarters Howard University Satellite Campus to Open at Google Headquarters

Google has partnered with Howard University to launch a satellite campus at its Mountainview, Calif., headquarters.

Forest Whitaker to Executive-Produce Angela Davis Biopic  Forest Whitaker to Executive-Produce Angela Davis Biopic 

Forest Whitaker will helm Codeblack Films’ upcoming Angela Davis biopic movie project as an executive producer. The untitled biopic will be based on Davis’ book Angela Davis: An Autobiography.

Slick Rick’s ‘Children’s Story’ Is Getting Turned Into a Children’s Book

Slick Rick’s classic song “Children’s Story” is truly about to become a children’s book with the help of Boston-based record label and premium online boutique Get on Down.

Beyoncé FaceTimes With Fan Battling Cancer Beyoncé FaceTimes With Fan Battling Cancer

Ebony Banks is a Houston high school senior who is currently battling stage 4 cancer. Though the school year isn’t yet over, Banks’ high school granted her one wish, which was to graduate early. It also pulled off another wish with the help of Houston native Beyoncé.

Iron Fist Creator Refers to Asians as ‘Oriental’ and Series Star Jessica Henwick Responds Iron Fist Creator Refers to Asians as ‘Oriental’ and Series Star Jessica Henwick Responds

Netflix’s Iron Fist has received its fair share of horrible reviews. And even I, a fan of all things Marvel, can’t seem to finish the series. The show has been put on blast because it didn’t cast an Asian actor as Danny Rand, and also because it cast a bland white actor, Finn Jones, as Rand. In response to the show’s…

White Men Sue Diddy’s Revolt TV, Charging ‘Reverse Discrimination’ White Men Sue Diddy’s Revolt TV, Charging ‘Reverse Discrimination’

Five white men who are former employees of Sean “Diddy” Comb’s Revolt TV have launched a reverse discrimination lawsuit against the network, alleging that they were fired for not being young, hip and black.

Painter Alim Smith Talks Going Viral After Turning Memes Into Art  Painter Alim Smith Talks Going Viral After Turning Memes Into Art 

I can’t even pinpoint the moment I saw Alim Smith’s artwork pop up on my Twitter feed. But once I saw his work, it immediately reminded me of something you’d imagine a modern-day Picasso creating. And with social media the way that it is, Smith is currently riding the wave of his viral internet fame.

Dave Chappelle Talks Comeback and Key & Peele Gripe Dave Chappelle Talks Comeback and Key & Peele Gripe

As of 12 a.m. Tuesday, Netflix had released the first of its three Dave Chappelle comedy series, which have marked the comedian’s comeback to television. But on Monday, the Washington, D.C.-raised comic spoke about the break he took from his career, as well as his issues with Key & Peele.

Report: Tomi Lahren ‘Suspended’ by TheBlaze Because She’s Pro-Choice Report: Tomi Lahren ‘Suspended’ by TheBlaze Because She’s Pro-Choice

Being racist is good. Being pro-choice is bad, according to TheBlaze. And that apparently has led to Tomi Lahren’s suspension from the conservative digital network.

Barack Obama Pays Tribute to Chuck Berry Barack Obama Pays Tribute to Chuck Berry

Over the weekend, the music world mourned Chuck Berry, the father of rock ’n’ roll, after the music legend died at the age of 90.

Fox News Pundit Calls for Snoop Dogg and Bow Wow to Be ‘Killed’ for Anti-Trump Comments Fox News Pundit Calls for Snoop Dogg and Bow Wow to Be ‘Killed’ for Anti-Trump Comments

It’s one thing to make a parody video about how clown-tastic the president is, the way Snoop Dogg did in “Lavender.” But it’s another for someone to go on television and suggest that Snoop Dogg should be killed. And that’s exactly what Fox News pundit Kimberly Guilfoyle did over the weekend.

YouTube Chef Auntie Fee Dies at 59 YouTube Chef Auntie Fee Dies at 59

Felicia O’Dell, aka Auntie Fee, aka Chef Sista Girl, has died of a heart attack. She was 59 years old.

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