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WHY ACTRESS NIA LONG WALKED OUT OF THE MISS BLACK BRITAIN EVENT

The 2009 Miss Black Britain beauty pageant which took place last Saturday, will probably now enter the Guinness Book Of Records for being the most slated event ever!!!! If you don’t know why then click here and here, then sit back with a mug of strong coffee and read all about it.   Nia Long’s international publicist Jessica Huie recently spoke to Overground Online and explained why the American actress walked out of the event.  She tells the website, ‘Nia was disappointed that the lack of organisation lead to her early departure. She []

ACTOR ANTWON TANNER GUILTY IN ID SCAM

Those of you who are fans of US drama One Tree Hill and fans of the film Coach Carter (starring Samuel L Jackson) will recognise Antwon. Via CBC News Antwon Tanner, who plays the character “Skills” in the young adult television drama One Tree Hill, has pleaded guilty to taking part in a fake identity scam. Tanner, 35, told a federal judge in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Friday that he was a middleman in the scheme, selling 16 social security numbers and three fake []

UK NEWS: FINGERS HORROR IN BENEFIT FRAUD CASE

Remi Fakorede A voodoo-obsessed mother who unveiled what she claimed was her baby daughter’s disembodied fingers during her trial has been convicted of a £1m benefit scam. Remi Fakorede, 46, offered the three digits as macabre proof of a curse which led to her bank accounts being hijacked during the five-year tax credit scam. The mother of six left at least one of the jurors in tears during her evidence when she pulled out the three fingers and police arrived to seize []