Day: May 31, 2011

UK NEWS: SKIN BLEACHING PRODUCTS ON DISPLAY AT AFRO HAIR & BEAUTY SHOW

The annual Afro-Hair & Beauty Show took place in London this past weekend and some “bright spark” decided that it would be a good idea to set up a stall with ‘Fair and White’ skin-lightening products on display. *Shaking my head* Now I know that sadly there are born idiots within the black community who use these products on a daily basis and walk up and down Rye Lane in Peckham / Brixton High Street looking like their skin is on fire, but this poison has no place at the Afro []

UK NEWS: TORY PEER LORD TAYLOR OF WARWICK JAILED FOR 12 MONTHS FOR FIDDLING EXPENSES

  Via The Daily Mail A disgraced former Tory peer was jailed for 12 months today for fiddling his parliamentary expenses. Lord Taylor of Warwick, 58, falsely filed for travel and overnight subsistence to claim more than £11,000 from the taxpayer, Southwark Crown Court heard. He told the House of Lords members’ expenses office that his main residence was a house in Oxford, when in fact he lived in West London. The peer never stayed in and only twice visited the Oxford []

UK NEWS: MEDIA PERSONALITY BEN DOUGLAS NOW RECEIVING DEATH THREATS OVER NEWSPAPER ARTICLE

If it was anybody else I would immediately seek to defend him/her, but this girl has no love for the delusional self-hating Ben Douglas, who has probably been bawling in to his pillow and in a state of shock since he was kicked back down to reality by racist celebrity hair stylist James Brown at the BAFTA Television Awards.  Via The Daily Mail Scotland Yard has launched an investigation over allegations that a black TV presenter received a death threat after revealing he had been the victim of racist abuse. []

FOOLISHNESS ALERT/UK TV: THE ONLY WAY IS… URBAN – GOOD LOOKING MALE REQUIRED

A casting company is looking for a “good looking male” to star/act the fool in a new “Urban” “reality” TV show. Experience Required: Musicians Gender Required: Male Expiry Date: Jun 30th 2011 Casting Details: Are you a triple threat? Do you have the looks, swagger and talent?Looking for a male singer or rapper aged 24-28 to star in the UK’s first ever urban reality series. This exciting show will delve into the lives of urban industry talents and hopefuls.If you’re a lover of the []

UK NEWS: X-FACTOR JUDGING PANEL FINALLY CONFIRMED

The judging line up for The X-Factor has finally been confirmed, and judge Louis Walsh will now be joined by Gary Barlow, Kelly Rowland and N-Dubz star Tulisa Contostavlos. Thankfully there is no room for the nation’s biggest fraud/convicted batterer of a night club toilet attendant Cheryl Cole, who was dropped like a brick from the US version of X-Factor last week. Congratulations Gary, Kelly and Tulisa.