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Lil Wayne Sizzurp: Here's the "Purple Drank" the Rapper is Addicted to

Ever wonder what's in that styrofoam cup that rapper Lil Wayne just can't seem to part with? It's a narcotic cocktail that could possibly kill you. Let's take a closer look at Purple Drank.

Lil Wayne Emmett Till: Song Reference Crossed the Line

In a new song, Lil Wayne tastelessly says he's going to "beat" a female's genitals like Emmett Till, a black man who was attacked and killed for flirting with a white woman in the 50s.

The Bible Series History Channel: One Of the Best Shows On TV

Since it's debut three weeks ago, many scholars have bashed the History Channel's new series, 'The Bible.' In spite of all the negative talk, millions are tuning in and learning about God.

Tech Industry Racist: Does Discrimination Prevail in the Tech World?

It looks like some tech companies are attempting to fill a quota rather than hire in a color blind manner.

MLK Day 2013: The Meaning of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Legacy

Every year the country celebrates the life and efforts of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. But how often do we actually stop to reflect on what his life and legacy truly mean?
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Thanksgiving 2012: How the Turkey Pardon Became a Presidential Tradition

Of the millions of turkeys that are cooked each Thanksgiving, the President grants new life to at least one each year. No one's going into a tryptophan-induced sleep off of these birds!

Chipotle Boorito: How Communities Across America are Celebrating Halloween

It's Halloween time again! Across the country, many communities are doing their best to make sure that families have a safe and fun Halloween night.
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Gay Rights: Why Attacking an Anti Bullying Program for Schoolchildren Promotes Intolerance

The American Family Association is fighting to stop a school program because they think it's teaching kids to accept homosexuality, but they're wrong — it will actually benefit all children.

Stacey Dash Picks Romney Over Obama: Everyone is Entitled to His or Her Own Opinion

After all the backlash Stacey Dash received for her pro-Romney tweet, I decided to take a closer look at why blacks tend to vote Democratic as opposed to Republican.

Gabby Douglas Tells Oprah About Bullying and Her Road to Olympic Gold

Gabrielle Douglas has done her share of interviews since the London Olympics, but she now has done the mother of all interviews. Douglas has officially become a part of Oprah's Next Chapter.
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Paul Ryan African American Ex-Girlfriend Proves More Than You Think

Ryan's previous interracial relationship won't win him any votes from the African American community, as his policies would be bad not only for blacks but also for Americans in general.

Gabby Douglas Hair: Gymnast Recruits Celebrity Hairstylist Ted Gibson to Escape Controversy

Hollywood's hottest celebrity hairstylist said the controversy around Douglas' hair was "shameful." Now he's pledged to give her style but keep her youthful look.

Obama Black Vote 2012: African Americans Should Quit Hating on President

President Obama is the President of the United States of America, not just Black America. African-Americans should lay off.

Wade Michael Page, and the Sikh Temple Shooting, Are Not Just About Gun Laws

Wade Michael Page killed and scarred innocent people all because of the hatred that lived inside him. Do your heart and soul need a double check?

Gabby Douglas Hair: NBC is Racist With Chimp Commercial at 2012 London Olympics

Right after Douglas won Olympic gold, the commercial that followed would have sent dead silence through a crowd.

Gabby Douglas Hair: Rockstar Olympian Embraces Her Natural Beauty

A lot of people have been giving Olympian champion Gabby Douglas a hard time for her hair. Really?

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Chick Fil A and Amazon: Two Radically Different Approaches to LGBT Rights

I believe that lots of people hide their true feelings for the LGBT community behind God’s name and His word.
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Obama vs Romney Louisiana: This Swing State Will Decide the 2012 Election

As Election Day nears, many are looking to the swing states' outcome as a deciding factor. However, Obama is the best choice as Romney would be virtually going back to the Bush years.
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Why Mitt Romney Was Booed While Joe Biden Was Cheered the NAACP Convention

Mitt Romney got booed while Joe Biden was received with several standing ovations. It doesn't look like Mitt Romney's jokes and brown-nosing helped him get any African American votes.
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Blacks Will Vote For Obama Despite Gay Marriage Stance

For generations, African-Americans have leaned on God's Word to raise their families. Since President Obama announced his support for same-sex marriage, some are behind him while others aren't.