The Wesley Snipes effect What does it mean to be black? Is the son of a Kenyan and a white woman from Kansas black? To some people it’s as obvious as the color of one’s skin. No one has ever argued against Wesley Snipes Negro heritage.  Eddie and Charlie Murphy were known as “Darkness,” in […]


It’s a question I ask myself every morning when I wake up and my head doesn’t hit the pillow until I’ve done all I can that day to reach that elusive goal – of walking the edge of spiritual, mental and physical perfection, of being a better man, businessman, friend, co-worker and son. For me […]


The “death investigation police report” includes a statement from a witness who said Murray stopped resuscitation efforts on Jackson so he could collect drug vials, said Miranda Sevcik, a spokeswoman for defense lawyer Ed Chernoff. “We note that this statement was given more than two months after Michael Jackson’s death and is inconsistent with a […]


If you’ve ever collected baseball cards, comic books, stamps, or maybe those limited edition commemorative plates, you understand the concept of the “Holy Grail” item. It’s that last, hard-to-find, incredibly rare, usually expensive piece that you have to have before you can officially say your collection is complete. If you’re a collector of vintage home […]


New Jersey authorities are investigating an announcement made over a public address system at a southern New Jersey Wal-Mart telling “all blacks” to leave the store. Shortly before 5 p.m. Sunday, an unidentified male accessed the public address system at the Turnersville, New Jersey, Wal-Mart Supercenter Store, Gloucester County prosecutors said. “All blacks need to […]

Twitter CEO Evan Williams announced a product Monday that will further integrate Twitter feeds into other Web sites. The “@anywhere” feature will allow users to post to Twitter from a number of other sites and to comment on each other’s posts without visiting “Imagine being able to follow a New York Times journalist directly […]


Healthier men, no matter their age, are going to have better sex more frequently and desire it more often than healthier women. And a healthier sex life could mean a longer life. That’s according to a paper written by University of Chicago researchers that was published Tuesday in the British Medical Journal. While the supposition […]

Solar, the producer for Guru, spoke with CNN on Friday about the rapper’s condition and media reports that Solar is barring the ailing rapper’s family from seeing him.   “Guru is recovering and his doctors are guarded, but hopeful for his recovery,” Solar said. He said the rapper has a history of lung problems and […]

Apple’s eagerly anticipated iPad will be available in the United States on April 3, the company said Friday. Wi-Fi models of the tablet-style computer will go on sale that Saturday, while ones with Wi-Fi and 3G networks will be released later in the month. Customers can start pre-ordering the iPad on Apple’s online store on […]