Soulja Boy broke a record by selling 3 million downloads of that song. You know, that song with that ridiculously complicated dance that caught on for some reason.
Four, pardoned, former death row inmates have been awarded a $20 million settlement in Chicago. They were all initially beaten and tortured by a Lt. who regularly employed such tactics to get confessions, typically on men of color. Criminal charges for the Lt.? Nah. The statute of limitations has run out.
The Nevada Humane Society is doing a “Black is Beautiful” promotion over the MLK holiday, offering black cats and dogs for adoption at a reduced rate. Some say this is racist and insensitive. The Nevada Humane Society says it’s a coinky dink.
~RGJ~ via ~Fark~
Ever wondered what a black (male) feminist thinks of the Clinton vs. Obama thing? Well, here’s your chance.
Black folks spent $845 billion last year in the US. That’s a lot of dough.