Day: April 16, 2013

VIDEO: AWARD WINNING AUTHOR CHIMAMANDA NGOZI TALKS TO CHANNEL 4 NEWS

Award winning novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s stock is set to rise further with the release of the Hollywood treatment of her Orange prize winning novel  ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’. Channel 4 News interviewed the Nigerian author during a visit to the UK.

UK ANTICS: RAPPER ENGLISH FRANK RACIST TOWARDS AFRICAN SECURITY GUARD (VIDEO) /THEN COMES APOLOGY VIA TWITTER

Earlier this year rapper English Frank performed at the event Hip Hop Isn’t Dead concert in Brixton which also featured Black the Ripper, Akala, and Ty. Things went down hill for Frank when he called a security guard “dumb” and then went on to say “I don’t want to sound racist but he is African”. But according to Frank he can get away with saying this because: “I’m from Brixton, I’m more African than him”. Now which fool fool black man in his Brixtonian crew gave him that impression? Come on own []

ANGELINA JOLIE GET’S UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH TESCO’S FINEST

Famed photographer David LaChapelle took this strange photograph of Angelina Jolie and a horse back in 2001 when the actress was 25 years old.   According to The Daily Mail the image is expected to fetch between £25,000 and £35,000  when it goes under the hammer as part of The Wild Side of Photography  sale at Christies (London). Hmmmm…..