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Former Model B. Smith Found After Missing Overnight

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Pioneering former model and famed restaurateur Barbara Smith, known to many as B. Smith, has been found after being reported missing on Long Island.  Earlier this year, Smith revealed that she was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s after suffering from symptoms of memory loss and confusion for years.  According to Fox News, she was reported missing by her husband and business partner ... Read More »

Photographer Sues Oprah & All Her Companies Over Three Images

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Someone else is attempting to get a piece of Oprah Winfrey’s billion dollar pie. The legendary media mogul and TV host has been at the center of multiple lawsuits over the years. Winfrey is being accused of using unauthorized images taken by world renowned photographer Harvey Edwards. He’s angry and everybody’s going to pay for it. Oprah, Harpo Productions and OWN have ... Read More »

So here’s what Lisa Bonet had to say about that fake Cosby tweet

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Lisa Bonet is one of the few people who seems to have had a 20-year issue with Bill Cosby.  The actress fought back against him for years, and was eventually released from the show because she refused to live by his rules.   So, when someone set up a fake twitter account pretending to be Bonet, everyone paid attention. The ... Read More »

Marissa Alexander Accepts Plea Deal

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Marissa Alexander has chosen to accept a plea deal instead of facing decades behind bars for firing a gun in the direction of her estranged husband and sons. On Monday Alexander agreed to a deal that sentences her to three years in jail, but gives her credit for the 1,030 days already served. Once the time already served is subtracted, ... Read More »

Did Lisa Bonet tweet about Bill Cosby?

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We’ve just received notice that Lisa Bonet’s manager is stating that the actress is not on Twitter.  While a picture of the alleged tweet is below, Bonet herself has not issued a statement about the authenticity of the account.  The twitter account in question has been suspended. Remember 20 years ago when Lisa Bonet was fired from The Cosby Show and ... Read More »

Bill Cosby has yet another accuser, and this time she’s black

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by Ashley Naples It seems as though accusers are coming from all directions against comedian Bill Cosby.  His career is hitting a horrible sunset after over a dozen women have come forward, claiming that the comedian drugged them and took advantage of them while they were sleeping. Until now, all of the accusers were white women.  Now, according to the New York Daily ... Read More »

Stacey Dash says Bill Cosby was the perfect gentleman

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by Ashley Naples “I worked with @BillCosby in ’86 when I was 19. We were alone together many times. He was a perfect gentleman & became a mentor to me.” Those were the words of Stacey Dash, who seems to be one of a small number of celebrities speaking out in favor of Bill Cosby.  Raven Symone could be considered ... Read More »

Mentally Ill Woman Dies After Being Slammed to the Ground by Police

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A 37 year old African-American woman recently died after being slammed to the ground by Cleveland police. Tanesha Anderson, who suffered from bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, passed away at the Cleveland Clinic after being physically assaulted by Ohio cops. Anderson died approximately two hours after police used a “takedown” move on her during a confrontation. “They killed my sister,” her ... Read More »

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