And so it begins… First it’s your reputation then its the endorsement deals…….. According to TMZ.com chewing gum giant Wrigley have decided to suspend their current advertising campaign featuring singer Chris Brown. The decision comes after Brown’s alleged physical altercation with singer and girlfriend Rihanna in the early hours of Sunday morning. Both are said to have sustained bite marks and brusing…..SMH…. Via TMZ Wrigley said in a statement, “We have made the decision to suspend the current advertising featuring Brown and any related marketing communications until […]
As reported in a previous post , Carol Thatcher (daughter of former Prime Minister Margeret Thatcher), was sensionationally fired from the BBC’s ‘One Show’ today after she said a tennis player looked like a ‘Golliwog’. Carol was referring to French player Gael Monfils, who was recently knocked out of the Australian Open. Ok so he shares the same hair style as the doll in the pic above (LOL!!!) but apart from that I don’t see any resemblance….. Oh Carol… LOL!!!!!!! Your thoughts please……
Via Overground Online Last week, Ethnic Media Group (EMG) – formerly Europe’s biggest-selling black and Asian newspaper company – went into administration. On Monday afternoon, administrators marched into EMG’s headquarters in east London and shut down the firm’s leading papers, New Nation and Eastern Eye. Staff were made redundant and sent home, while freelance writers – some of whom hadn’t been paid since November – were left reeling. Continue Reading….. It’s the end of an era folks! To […]
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Harry and Ahmed Raza Khan Oh dear, oh dear… the proverbial has hit the fan now! SMH Via BBC News Prince Harry’s racist remark about a Pakistani member of his army platoon has prompted widespread criticism. The prince issued an apology after the News of the World published a video diary in which he calls one of his then Sandhurst colleagues a “Paki”. Politicians and Muslim groups are among those to have condemned the prince’s remarks. Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg said the words […]
Via BBC News The BBC is to replace a doll based on the Upsy Daisy character from CBeebies TV show In the Night Garden following complaints it is too light-skinned. A BBC Worldwide spokesman said it had conducted research after getting “a handful” of complaints that the doll had lighter skin than the TV character. The BBC would now bring out a version with “a darker skin tone”, he said. Manufacturer Hasbro has been asked to create a different version that will […]
Ne-Yo… Ne-Yo.. Ne-Yo….smh…lol….smh….. Let the backlash begin Yung Berg style! lol But perhaps he was only trying to be funny/sarcastic…. Anyway watch from mark 6.48 Your thoughts please….. (Footage can now be viewed again)
KERI HILSON, FLO-RIDA AND JAZMINE SULLIVAN PERFORM AT THE POWER 96 ‘WORLD’S LARGEST OFFICE CHRISTMAS PARTY’ BUT NOBODY SEEMS TO CARE….
The audience members who attended the Power 96 ‘World’s Largest Office Christmas Party’, clearly hadn’t come out to watch singers Keri Hilson, Jazmine Sullivan or Flo-Rida perform…. Look at some of the audience members… they are not even bothering to pay them any attention. How soul destroying must it be for an entertainer when this happens? Via Bossip
Another day….. another arrest…… Via BBC News Rapper Dizzee Rascal has been arrested in south-east London following an alleged incident involving a baseball bat, police have said. The Mercury Prize winner, whose real name is Dylan Mills, was held on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon in Sevenoaks Way, Orpington. The alleged incident happened at about 1530 GMT on Friday. Mr Mills, 24, was released on bail to return to a south London police station later in December, police said. A spokesman […]
READ I bet there will be champagne corks poppin off in various quarters tonight!