The L.A. Clippers announced today that forward Blake Griffin has been suspended without pay for four games for striking a team employee on Jan. 23 and his wages will be withheld for one additional game Continue reading
Black Lives Matter activist MarShawn McCarrel committed suicide, shooting himself on the steps shot of the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
MarShawn, 23, and his mother had recently attended the NAACP awards for his work organizing protests in Ohio after Michael Brown’s shooting in 2014.
“My demons won today. I’m sorry,” were the last words the activist wrote on Facebook just hours before he was found dead of a single gunshot wound to the head. Continue reading
Have you ever stumbled upon a food item that has far exceeded its freshness date? Not a pretty sight, that is unless, it’s a 6-year-old McDonald’s Happy Meal.
Alaska resident, Jennifer Lovdahl, posted a photo showing what happens to McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets and french fries after six years. The answer is, “not much.”
Of course Jay Z’s wife’s new song Formation addresses the movement, but her dancers definitely paid their respects by donning outfits, including berets like those worn by members of the Black Panthers. Continue reading
The rock and metal community is mourning the loss of Valleys singer Mikey Clement who was killed in a car accident on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. He was 23.
The sad news comes before the release of Experiment One: Asylum, the debut album from the Raleigh, N.C. based modern progressive metal outfit.
After careful consideration, the band has decided to forge ahead with the originally planned stream of the new track “Choices,” heard below courtesy of Heavy Blog Is Heavy. Continue reading
Giuliani, who was also a 2008 presidential candidate, made the comments during an appeared on “Fox & Friends” on Monday.
“I think it was outrageous,” Giuliani said. “It was terrible.” He said the halftime show should be used to provide “decent, wholesome entertainment” and not as a bully pulpit to attack law enforcement officers. Continue reading
James Martin Pedersen, the popular pitchman for Wisconsin restaurant chain, Rocky Rococo Pizza, has died.
Pedersen, who lived in the Madison area, played the role of “Rocky Rococo” for the franchise for decades. The cause of death has not yet been released.
Wayne Mosely, owner of the Madison Rocky Rococo franchise told News 3 that, as Rocky, Pedersen could relate to many groups of people. Continue reading
Social media is going gaga, not only over Lady Gaga‘s rousing rendition of the Star Spangled Banner, but also over Super Bowl 50 head referee Clete Blakeman, who has been dubbed the “Handsome Ref.”
After appearing on national TV, Blakeman garnered the amoration of dozens of new admirers on Twitter, woman and men alike!
“All my gal pals loving this @NFL ref! #SuperBowl @CBNFL34,” said one new Blakeman fan on Twitter.
Mischa Barton — Repo Man Coming for Her Volkswagen. Mischa Barton is back in the doghouse with another car company — this time Volkswagen’s making her a target. VW filed a case against the model for the return of their vehicle.
Late last summer Barton’s brand new Audi Q3 also fell victim to the repo man after she didn’t pay dime in 4 months.
Mischa signed the car lease at the end of March. She put down $2,300 and agreed to $696.29 a month for 3 years Continue reading