UK NEWS: BRITISH WOMAN KILLED IN JAMAICA

  Murdered: Barbara Scott-Jones A British woman from Leeds who was on an extended holiday in Jamaica has been found murdered in Jamaica. Barbara Scott-Jones was found dead at the bottom of a sewage pit near the house she was staying at in the island’s north west…. Continue reading Listen to interview with Pat Roxborough-Wright, Editor of the Jamaica Observer. Rest In Peace Barbara.

LAWSUIT CLAIMS THAT OPRAH AUDIENCE WERE OUT OF CONTROL

  Photograph: AP A woman claims in a lawsuit that she was injured in a dash for seats at Oprah Winfrey’s talk show. Orit Greenberg’s lawsuit seeks at least $50,000 in damages. She claims Winfrey’s Harpo Studios failed to control the audience on Dec. 5, 2006. The lawsuit says audience members were told to sit where they wanted to sit. The crowd allegedly pushed Greenberg down a flight of stairs causing ‘severe and permanent injuries.’ (Source: Yahoo Entertainment News) hmmmmm….yet another individual []

EASY LIVING MAGAZINE (APRIL ISSUE): AMY WINEHOUSE

Photograph: Carolyn Djangoly This photograph of Amy Winehouse will feature in the April issue of ‘Easy Living Magazine’. It’s aim? to raise breast cancer awareness among young women. Amy standing holding a guiter, naked, with black tape covering her nipples.. hmmmmmmmmmm….. O…K…….and how exactly does this image raise awareness? This just reminds of me of the annual “raise awareness” testicular cancer campaign. Every year they wheel out male celebrities to pose naked with an apple or book, strategically placed in front of their manhood.    People just end up []

RAPPER JUVENILE PUT ON BLAST!

Juvenile failed to attend his daughter Jelani’s funeral but performed at the Hypnotized concert in Augusta, Georgia on the same day (see pic below), and later attended an after party.   Photograph: Chadwick Bringham The brother of Joy Deleston, Dwayne Deleston has written an open letter to Juvenile, slamming the rapper for not attending his daughter Jelani’s funeral. Jelani was murdered a long side her mother Joy and sister Micaiah (11) in February. Her brother Anthony Tyrone Terrell Jr has been charged with three counts of murder and three counts []

LEBRON AND GISELE VOGUE COVER CAUSES STIR

I posted the Lebron James and Gisele Bundchen Vogue cover on here several weeks ago and a number of you noted that the image used was a little suspect, likening Lebron’s posture/pose in the photo to that of King Kong (See below)  Writer Jemele Hill over at ESPN.com also had this to say…. “LeBron’s image clearly means a lot to him, maybe even as much as pursuing a championship. And that’s why I can’t understand why he would allow Vogue to feature him with supermodel Gisele Bundchen in []

MISSY ELLIOTT SEEKS FEMALES FOR NEW AD CAMPAIGN

  Missy Elliott and adidas Originals announced yesterday (March 20) the worldwide launch of the Respect M.E. talent competition “Stand Up Be Seen,” which will commence this month. “Stand Up. Be Seen,” aims to recruit 10 female ambassadors for Missy and her urban themed street wear brand Respect M.E. The Stand Up Be Seen competition will launch in the United States, Argentina, the Asian Pacific Region, China, Japan, Korea, Europe, Germany, France, UK, Italy, Russia, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary and Switzerland. If you are interested []