Delegates from all over the country expressed appreciation and respect for the First Lady, admiring her as a wife, mother, and for her role as First Lady in addressing key issues such as childhood obesity. â€œI think she has been perfect as First Lady,â€ said Maryland Delegate Jessy Mejia. â€œShe couldnâ€™t have been a more excellent role model for minority women.â€ Read More »
Christmas is around the corner and everyone’s in the “holiday spirit” including Mr. President Barack Obama and his family. The Obamas as well as other big names such as Jennifer Hudson, Cee Lo Green, and Justin Bieber attended the concert of christmas carols which benefited for the Children’s National Medical Center in the capitol. The event was held at The National Building Museum in Washington, DC. Read More »
The YMCMB camp has much to celebrate as Billboard recently announced Young Money’s President Lil’ Wayne as the to artist of the year.
Lil Wayne has topped every record imaginable and with his debut album Carter IV making close to a million sales in only its first week we can see why he was chosen for the honor.
Not only has Lil Wayne achieved high success from his own music but he also signed two of the other top artist of the year Nicki Minaj and Drake and Nicki comes in second on the Billboard charts for 2011.
After being in prison for almost a year in 2010 at Rikers Island, Wayne came back in 2011 with more fire than ever to come back and climb over everybody on the charts.
Def Jam record labelÂ has been the home to hip hop’s greatest acts including some who even pioneered rap. Icons including LL Cool J, DMX, Jay-Z, and RUN DMC have made there way through the Def Jam doors and paved a way for other artist to make their dreams come true. The record label has been experiencing financial decline in sales and tough times when label executive Shakir Stewart Â killed himself back in 2008. Irv Gotti, former Def Jam exec, believes he is the”best man” to lead the struggling company and put them back on top. Read More »
In case you didn’t know, Roseanne Barr, formerly of Roseanne, is running for president! The owner of a macadamia nut farm has joined the Green Tea Party and plans to take the mantle of leadership away from war-mongering men. Appearing on The Wendy Williams Show, Roseanne talked up her platform, which includes legalizing marijuana, ending war and spreading macadamia nut farms to help get rid of global warming. I support Obama all the way, but Roseanne will definitely bring her unique sense of comedy to the campaign.
I’ll be watching and laughing.
Check out her campaign kick-off below: Read More »
Fashionista Kimora Lee Simmons has officially been named president & creative director at JustFab.com. Ms. Simmons previously worked with the brand for awhile but without the official title. The company offers a members-only subscription fashion service for $39.95 a month and includes personalized style tips and exclusive access to shoes, bags, sunglasses and jeans. Kimora Lee Simmons had this to say: Read More »
I have to say if Obama can stop smoking I can stop my bad habits also. President Barack Obama said during his campaign that he would quit smoking if he was elected? Well, according to the first lady, he has finally kicked the habit and is living a healthier life for both his family and the rest of the country.
â€œYes, he has,â€ the first lady told reporters at the White House when asked whether her husband had finally done what millions of Americans canâ€™t seem to do and quit smoking. â€œItâ€™s been almost a year.â€ Read More »
(10/5/2010) Hollywood blockbuster star Will Smith has been slated to star as president in the sequel toÂ IndependenceÂ Day. This second (and third) installment comesÂ approximatelyÂ 15 years after the original hit, and is sure to make record revenue. Since Obama got into office, I have started the notice the presence of black male actors in the role as president. Not exactly sure if he has anything to do with that, but I think Will Smith willÂ effectivelyÂ pull this role off just as he has done all the others.
â€œItâ€™s an alternate reality kind of movie. We pick up the story, what would have happened after this kind of attack?,â€ Emmerich stated.Â â€œNaturally, the alien technology has changed everything.â€Â Â Look for the films in 2012 and 2013. Read More »
President Obama is declaring today a National Day of Prayer. The proclamation was made despite a controversial April 15th ruling by a federal judge who said the government encouraging its citizens to pray violates the First Amendment. President Obama said in the proclamation, quote, “We are blessed to live in a nation that counts freedom of conscience and free exercise of religion among its most fundamental principles.” Last year some conservatives criticized the President for not marking the day in public prayer events as he instead observed the day privately.