madness

UPDATE: FIVE MEN ATTACK WOMAN ON BUS IN LONDON – POLICE ARREST MAN

Via London 24 A young woman was knocked unconscious during a violent attack by five men on a bus in London Bridge. This CCTV captures the gang getting on the 344 bus at Lambeth Road heading to Clapham Junction on August 29 at around 1.15am and the subsequent shocking assault on the 22-year-old. The group headed towards the back of the bus where the victim was seated, and words were exchanged, including members of the group criticising the victim’s clothing. One man []

BLACK MEN IN CRISIS: OWNER OF THE “UK’S TOP ETHNIC MODEL AGENCY” SHOWS OFF HIS EARNINGS

For those who don’t know, Charles Nunoo is the owner of the  “UK’s leading ethnic model agency” Charles & Ko. A few of the models on his books have appeared in numerous music videos including US rap videos (e.g. DJ Khalid -Bitches & Bottles and Flo Rida – Wild Ones) and Charles is a well known face among the UK “URBAN” party set. He also seems to be earning a lot of money if the video below is to be believed….. Via []

VIDEO: GANG MEMBERS TEAM UP WITH THE KLU KLUX KLAN

Grape Street Crips of Memphis Tennessee and an Alabama Klu Klux Klan (KKK) group are working together to stop the KKK at a rally next month in Memphis after the Confederate parks in Memphis were renamed. I came across this story yesterday and totally dismissed it because I thought it was just an outrageous rumour. No way could this be true. Is the young black man being interviewed for real or is he an actor? Is this just a spoof news report? I am still having trouble believing this []

US NEWS: FLORIDA MAN SHOT BY HIS DOG…..

Police say a Florida man was shot and wounded over the weekend by his dog. Via NBC News Gregory Dale Lanier, 35, of Frostproof, Fla., told police Saturday that he and his dog were in their truck in nearby Sebring when the dog kicked a gun that was on the truck’s floor. Lanier wasn’t seriously injured, said Sebring Police Cmdr. Steve Carr, who then went on to say that police didn’t arrest the dog because the investigation was pending. Continue Reading….. [Thanks Lorna] Only []

YOUTUBE REMOVES 9 YEAR OLD RAPPER’S VIDEO AFTER POLICE AND CHILDREN AND FAMILIES DEPARTMENT LAUNCHES INVESTIGATION

Enterprise News reports that YouTube has removed a music video from 9-year-old rapper Lil Poopy (real name Luie Rivera Jr) after Massachusetts police and the state Children and Families Department launched an investigation citing possible child abuse or neglect of the boy. According to the website, The video was first published on YouTube on Nov. 12 by a Francis Santo. It was  titled “Lil Poopy getting it in” and described on the website as: “Lil poopy in  ct (sic) showing the love at a teen party []

UK NEWS: FORMER FOOTBALLER AND ANTI-RACISM CAMPAIGNER RESIGNS OVER RACIST SLUR

Via Yahoo Sport The Football Association has accepted the resignation of anti-racism campaigner Paul Elliott from all his positions within the organisation after he made “discriminatory abusive comments”. Elliott, a former Chelsea and Celtic defender, allegedly aimed a racial insult via text at ex-Charlton player Richard Rufus in an argument over a failed business venture. Both men are black. The Sun reported that Elliott, 48, texted Rufus the words: “Ur (sic) a stupid man nigger. You dog. Ur history my friend.” Elliott, []

VIDEO: US MAGICIAN BURNED DURING “STUNT” ON DOMINICAN TELEVISION

Via AP A magician from the United States is getting medical treatment and pursuing legal action after the host of a TV show in the Dominican Republic set him on fire in an apparent stunt. Wayne Houchin is out of the hospital but is still being treated for burns on his face, scalp and hands. Houchin tells The Associated Press he is in a lot of pain but recovering. WARNING: FOOTAGE MAY CAUSE DISTRESS [Thanks Nonny] What was the host thinking??? Madness.

COUPLE SUES AIRLINE AFTER BAGGAGE HANDLERS REMOVED DILDO AND TAPED IT ON TOP OF THEIR LUGGAGE

Via The Daily Mail A gay couple in Virginia is suing United-Continental airlines after the two men found a large dildo had been removed from their checked luggage and taped to the top of their suitcase – and then sent down to the baggage pickup carousel.  Christopher Bridgeman and Martin Borger say baggage handlers at Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport invaded their privacy and targeted them for humiliation because of their sexuality. They are seeking punitive damages to hold the airline accountable, []