BY Web Intern in General on Jun 23, 2009 |
As many of you have probably heard by now, on June 8th Euna Lee and Laura Ling, two American journalists for Current TV, were sentenced to twelve years in a labor camp in North Korea. They have been found guilty of trespassing into the North Korean border, which has not been completely proven to be true.
There are theories that the journalists were purposely abducted so that Kim Jong-Il would have a bargaining chip when it came to negotiations with the US ... Read More
BY Brandy in General on Jun 22, 2009 |
The UK's Daily Mail attempted to insinuate (rather snottily, in this blogger's opinion) that kick-ass broad icon Jane Fonda's recent knee replacement was a result of her years of hard-core workouts. Fonda, never one to take lightly to such nonsense, has responded today to the allegations thru her delightful personal blog :
'A recent article in the Daily Mail reports that my knee replacement surgery was the result of years of repetitive pounding from doing my ... Read More
BY Web Intern in General on Jun 22, 2009 |
French President Nicolas Sarkozy has urged parliament to form a commission to move toward banning the wearing of burkas in France--following the 2004 French ban on the wearing of Islamic headscarves in state-funded schools. In his speech, he said 'We cannot accept to have in our country women who are prisoners behind netting, cut off from all social life, deprived of identity,' and added'the burka is not a sign of religion, it is a sign of subservience.'
It's ... Read More
BY Callie in General on Jun 22, 2009 |
My no-cable-having-ass went to visit my parents for Father's Day this weekend and caught the Top 12 Moments of the BET Awards; and looooooved it. Man I miss cable! The top moment went to none other then Mo'Nique recreating Beyonce's 'Crazy In Love'; dance backed by some 'big girls'; and killed it! Unfortunately you can't find a good version of the full video anywhere but I found this blurry link and you can watch clips of all the moments but you have to listen to ... Read More