Day: February 17, 2012

UMA (URBAN MUSIC AWARDS) THREATENS MAD NEWS WITH LEGAL ACTION

So today I am sitting on the train minding my own business when I spot the red light on my Blackberry flashing.  A new email had arrived. The badly written email was from a gentleman claiming to be legal counsel for the Urban Music Awards, threatening legal action over a long forgotten news piece that I posted back in July 2009. Read the email below. I will spare the gentleman the embarrassment by opting to not include his name and company details (which []

AUSTRALIAN SOAP HOME & AWAY IS RACIST CLAIMS ACTOR

Oh dear.. looks like it’s all kicking off over in Summer Bay. Via The Telegraph Home and Away actor Jay Laga’aia has accused the show of racism in an angry Twitter rant, saying he was dropped because the series already had a  character of ethnic background. Laga’aia, an actor of Samoan descent who played the Rev Elijah Johnson, backed  calls for commercial television to end its “white Australia”   policy. “As someone who lost his job on H&A because they couldn’t write two  ethnics that weren’t together, I’d []

UK ANTICS : WIN A DINNER DATE AT NANDOS WITH CHOICE FM HOST / COMEDIAN KOJO

Live Magazine is giving away the OPPORTUNITY OF A LIFE TIME!!!  You and some friends can win a chicken meal at Nandos with Choice Breakfast Show host and Britain’s number 1 “URBAN” comedian Kojo. Click HERE to visit the Live Magazine Facebook page for more details. This is truly hilarious. When it was suggested that  it would be a good idea to set up a competition where the prize is a free dinner at Nandos with Kojo didn’t anyone in the room say ‘nah []