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UK TV: SINGER JAMELIA TO APPEAR AS A JUDGE ON ‘MOVE LIKE MICHAEL JACKSON’

  Jamelia is set to appear as a judge on the BBC3 show Move Like Michael Jackson, alongside his brother Jermaine ‘opportunist’ Jackson.  She told Digital Spy, “I’m helping to choose the dancer who goes on to represent us at the Michael Jackson tribute show. I absolutely love Michael Jackson so it’s a real honour to be involved, especially as Jermaine Jackson’s one of my fellow judges. What also grabbed me about the show was the opportunity to show people how much talent we actually have in this []

JAY-Z’S MANAGER: DO NOT REFER TO JAY-Z AS A ‘RAPPER’, HE IS AN ICON!

Today I visited the The Voice Online  website and came across one of the funniest quote’s ever via Jasmine’s Juice column. Jasmine disclosed that Jay-Z’s manager always scolds her when she refers to his client as being a rapper.   According to Jay’s manager/camp, the RAPPER is NOT a rapper.  “He’s an icon on a level with Bono and the rest”. I spat out my ginger beer when I first read this. If Jay’s manager had said that to me I would have laughed out loud and then followed that up with ” You obviously smoke crack. Get out []

UK NEWS: STALKER GOES FREE AFTER HATE CAMPAIGN AGAINST FAMILY

Via The London Evening Standard A stalker who once threatened to kill Billie Piper has been spared jail for the third time despite harassing a family. Juliette Peters, 41, said she wanted to decapitate the Dr Who actress, burn her body and shoot her parents in a barrage of hate-filled telephone calls. She avoided jail eight years ago and has since admitted launching two terrifying hate campaigns against neighbours. But a judge decided against enforcing a suspended prison sentence, imposed after she []

COSTCO PULLS “LIL MONKEY” DOLL

  [Thanks Agnes] The doll is called ‘Cuddle with Me” manufactured by BrassKey Keepsakes. It’s the headband that is causing the controversy. It reads “Lil’ Monkey.” The doll is also surrounded by stuffed monkeys. The white doll counterpart on store shelves is surrounded by pandas, with a hat that reads ‘Pretty Panda.’ Click here to read more… The world really does hate us! SMH LOL!  When will it end???

UK TV: BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAMMING – WHAT A JOKE!

For those who don’t know it’s currently Black History Month here in the UK and our TV networks have decided to celebrate this fact by airing the following documentaries….. Note: It’s not a coincidence that they decided to schedule these documentaries during this period. Race & Intelligence:  Science’s Last Taboo ( aired last night (October 26th on Channel 4)   In 2007, Nobel Prize winning US scientist James Watson was quoted referring to research suggesting that black people were less intelligent than other races. His comments []

SONY PICTURES USED STAND IN FOR MICHAEL JACKSON’S ‘THIS IS IT’ CONCERT MOVIE?

Via Digital Spy Sony Pictures has been accused of using stand-ins for Michael Jackson on the upcoming concert movie This Is It. According to the News of the World, Michael’s father Joe and sister La Toya believe that the film company is “fooling” fans with the use of impersonators. Joe, who has seen 12 minutes of the film, said: “This movie features body doubles, no doubt about it. I think people will tear this movie apart.” La Toya’s business partner Jeffre Phillips []

BALLOON BOY: A HOAX?

For those of you who missed this strange news story, please click here to read all about yesterday’s shenanigans involving a 6 year old boy and a home made hot-air balloon…. Now watch the videos below. In my opinion the parents are damn liars. The family had previously appeared on the US TV version of Wife Swap and the parents probably fell in love with life in the media spotlight during that period. So much so that they then decided to orchestrate yesterday’s incident to generate media attention on themselves again and it []

VOGUE MAGAZINE (PARIS) BLACKS UP MODELS FOR OCTOBER ISSUE

Via Punch Bowl Blog Paris Vogue editor Carine Roitfeld and photographer Steven Klein are today facing backlash over their decision to photograph Dutch born model Lara Stone in blackface for a 14 page editorial in their October issue. Continue Reading…. Shipping in tons of brown thick mud to smear all over the bodies of caucasian models. Hmmmm….Interesting move… interesting…. Vogue really hate the idea of hiring black models to grace their coveted pages don’t they? Hahaha! I have to laugh at this foolishness.  I’m surprised they []

KRS-ONE PLANS NEW ‘HIP HOP RELIGION’

Via Allhiphop.com Rap pioneer KRS-One has bigger plans for Hip-Hop as he’s announced that he will soon release The Gospel of Hip Hop: The First Instrument, a 600-page book that examines the spirituality of the culture. The Boogie Down Production’s “Teacha” said his new spiritual book will help form a new Hip-Hop religion on earth. “It explores the spirituality of Hip-Hop, the divinity of Hip-Hop. I’m suggesting that in 100 years, this book will be a new religion on the earth,” KRS-One []