In this clip, writer and critic Stanley Crouch notes the wide separation, even appearance-wise, that exists between actress Gabourey Sidibe and the character of Precious.

VIA MYFOXDC: WASHINGTON – The D.C. police union says a detective accused of unholstering his gun at a snowball fight faces a possible 10-day suspension. The Fraternal Order of Police said Detective Michael Baylor learned about the proposed suspension Tuesday and plans to appeal. The police union is representing Baylor, who does not have an […]

UPDATE: NeNe’s PR folks are hard at work. They just sent out this press release regarding her son Bryson’s arrest. LOS ANGELES – NeNe Leakes from Bravo’s “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” releases the following statement about the recent arrest of her son, Bryson Bryant: “Like any parent, I am disappointed with the actions and […]

Looks like Usher will be the center of attention in his next video.

L.A. Reid was scheduled to give a speech at a music event this week but canceled.  He says his son was sick but sources say he wanted to avoid questions about his future at the label.

Jennifer Hudson may not be pregnant, but she sure is engaged! The lucky man is David Otunga. Check her out strolling through LAX showing off that rock…

A Lady Gaga hater, or Kelis fan, has sent their very own collage into Necole Bitchie, comparing the two songstresses styles, and declaring Nas’ baby mama the queen of originality! We’ve seen this comparison before, but it was with Rihanna. After all, Kelis perfected that iconic shaved-head haircut years before RiRi, Cassie, Lala, Mel B., […]

VIA THE WASHINGTON POST: On Feb. 23, a select group of Washingtonians received an intriguing e-mail: “The orange arrow is pointing at you,” the subject line read. It was an exclusive invitation to “an exclusive underground anti-restaurant,” the e-mail explained. “Because the DNA of the magical dinner is unmapped, these events will evolve, month to […]

While Eddie was busy taking his new boo to the Lakers game last night, ex-wife Nicole Murphy spent some quality time with their daughter, Bria.

VIA CHRISTIAN COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES: Do you put your child to bed at night only to find them crawling into bed with you a few hours later? What can you do to get your bed back? How can you get your child to sleep in his/her own rooms all night long? Check out the following […]

‘The Blind Side’ may have earned several Academy Award nominations and a Best Actress win for Sandra Bullock this past weekend, but Vanessa Williams is clearly no fan of the movie.

VIA THE WASHINGTON POST: Amid a sea of brightly colored T-shirts and wave after wave of protest signs, Regina Holliday’s homemade banner still stuck out as she marched Tuesday in support of health-care reform. Clad in a painter’s smock, Holliday, whose uninsured husband died of cancer in the summer of 2009, waved an image of […]