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'Supreme Court: No Girls Allowed' Perfectly Parodies The Hobby Lobby Ruling

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | July 29, 2014 | Women
You've probably heard the Supreme Court referred to as an "old boys' club," but did you know about the blanket forts, secret passwords and the stash of Playboy magazines? Probably not. Posted on July 24, the new Funny Or Die sketch "Supreme Court: No Girls Allowed" parodies what...

The Number Of Women Behind Bars Is Skyrocketing, And Here's The Upsetting Result

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | July 29, 2014 | Crime
For many Americans, the Netflix hit series "Orange Is the New Black" was their first introduction to the inner world of female incarceration. The show is loosely based on the true story of Piper Kerman, who was imprisoned for money laundering and drug trafficking and later...

SDCC 2014: Vivica A. Fox Talks 'Sharknado 2: The Second One'

Black Film | Brennan Williams | July 29, 2014 | Black Voices
Premiering on Wednesday, July 30 at 9/8c on the SyFy Network is Sharknado 2: The Second One, starring Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, Vivica A. Fox and Mark McGrath. Among the guest stars are Kelly Osbourne, Judd Hirsch, Judah Friedlander, Andy Dick, Perez Hilton, and many more.

Aretha Franklin Set To Debut New Music During Ohio State Fair Performance

AP | Brennan Williams | July 29, 2014 | Black Voices
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Aretha Franklin is jazzed about more than music at the Ohio State Fair: She's also looking forward to the food. "I love the state fair, and I love the elephant ears," says the Queen of Soul, who is scheduled to perform Thursday night.

Watch DMX Lose His Mind While On An Amusement Park Ride

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | July 29, 2014 | Entertainment
Ever wonder what it would be like to go on an amusement park ride with DMX? Some stranger found out when he visited Magical Midway in Orlando, Florida and rode the Sling Shot with the gravely voiced rapper. Video of this event is below. You're welcome....

Timbaland On New Missy Elliott Album: 'We Got The Bullet In The Gun'

rollingstonelogo | Matthew Jacobs | July 29, 2014 | Entertainment
The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By NICK MURRAY It's been nearly a decade since Missy Elliott's last solo album, 2005's "The Cookbook," but Timbaland says a new one may be on its way. "It's coming," the rapper's longtime producer and songwriting partner tells Rolling Stone....

Zoe Saldana Poses Nude For Women's Health UK

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | July 29, 2014 | Entertainment
Before rumors of her pregnancy surfaced this month, Zoe Saldana stripped down for the September 2014 issue of Women's Health UK. While Saldana has yet to confirm any reports, her cryptic interview with the magazine seems to hint at baby news. The "Guardians of the Galaxy"...

George Zimmerman's New Job: Security Guard At A Gun Store

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | July 29, 2014 | Crime
George Zimmerman says he recently found work as a security guard at a store that sells motorcycles, guns and ammunition, according to police. A year after he was acquitted of murder in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, DeLand, Florida, police found Zimmerman parked in a truck...

Every Time Samuel L. Jackson Has Said 'Motherf--ker' In Film

The Huffington Post | Oliver Noble | July 29, 2014 | Entertainment
It's a safe bet that there’s no swear jar in Samuel L. Jackson’s household. If there were -– even after appearing in over 150 movies and television shows since 1978 -- the iconic actor would probably be broke. From childhood, saying “motherfucker” and other swears...

Women Are Getting Smarter Faster Than Men, Study Says

LiveScience | Alanna Vagianos | July 29, 2014 | Women
By: Tia Ghose, Live Science Staff Writer Published: 07/28/2014 04:01 PM EDT on LiveScience When it comes to smarts, women are catching up to men in some areas and outpacing them in others, new research has found. In particular, women, on average, are better than men at so-called

Kendall And Kylie Jenner Party With Chris Brown

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | July 29, 2014 | Entertainment
It looks like Kendall and Kylie Jenner have a new friend -- and his name is Chris Brown. The Jenner girls hung out with Brown and rapper Trey Songz on Saturday, July 26, at a house party, according to Us Weekly. The evening was documented on Instagram...

Let Chrissy Teigen Show You How To Rock A See-Through Shirt

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | July 29, 2014 | Entertainment
Wearing see-through anything can be tricky business, but Chrissy Teigen has totally mastered the sheer look. The 28-year-old model hit the red carpet in a sheer black lace top at a DuJour Magazine and NYY Steak event in New York City July 28. Pairing the...

Why Did Mick Jagger Produce The James Brown Movie, 'Get On Up'? Let Him Tell You

Christopher Rosen | July 29, 2014 | Entertainment
Mick Jagger has been a James Brown fan for actual decades. The Rolling Stones lead singer, who turned 71 on Sunday, has admitted he copied many of Brown's dance moves on stage. As the men rose to prominence as two of the biggest singers of the 1960s, they even became...

What I've Left Unsaid On Balancing Career And Family As A Woman Of Color

National Journal | Jessica Dickerson | July 29, 2014 | Black Voices
I thought the telephone interview was going so well: The woman was mature, had taken care of kids of different ages, and even (bonus points!) had experience with twins. We seemed to be on the same page about things like activities and discipline, and she had family in the D.C....

Rick Ross Wants You To Eat At His Restaurants, But Don't Bring Your Gun

Alexander C. Kaufman | July 29, 2014 | Business
Six jewel-encrusted gold chains jangle on Rick Ross's neck as he lays out his plan to stay "rich forever." Tours and top-selling albums have set the Miami rapper's net worth at between $25 million and $35 million. Now, he's expanding his empire beyond music, buying up chicken wing franchises,...

This Beauty Subscription Box 'Fuels The Fight' Against Cancer

Dana Oliver | July 29, 2014 | Style
Kimberly Fink was just 32 years old when she was diagnosed with uterine cancer in 2011. While the disease took physical, mental and emotional tolls on the Alabama native, she found a silver lining and co-created a beauty subscription box to "fuel the fight" against cancer. "I...

The Sweaty Girls' Guide To Summer Dressing

Michelle Persad | July 29, 2014 | Style
If you're anything like us, you're a sweaty mess in the summer. It's hotter than hell outside and if you can't spend your days in a bikini next to a pool and a fan, then you're SOL. Well, not exactly. There are some tips and tricks that will help...

'The Daily Show' Takes On Police Brutality: 'This Sh*t's Gotta Stop Already'

Ed Mazza | July 29, 2014 | Comedy
'The Daily Show' is taking on the issue of police brutality, highlighted by the Eric Garner case. The 43-year-old Staten Island resident is the "gentle giant" who died on July 17 after being placed in a chokehold by police during an arrest for allegedly selling...

Pregnant Woman Allegedly Put In Chokehold By NYPD Officer

Emily Thomas | July 29, 2014 | Crime
A New York City police officer allegedly placed a 27-year-old pregnant woman in a chokehold Saturday after she was accused of illegally grilling in East New York, Brooklyn. The incident was captured on camera. Photos first published by the New York Daily News appear to show an unidentified...

Turns Out Booking R. Kelly To Play Your Music Festival Is Bad For Business [UPDATE]

Joseph Erbentraut | July 29, 2014 | Entertainment
UPDATE -- July 29: Late Monday, the festival announced they had "decided to part ways" with Kelly and canceled his concert. In a statement shared with HuffPost by the festival, a Kelly spokesperson said, “R. Kelly is sorry to disappoint his fans, but looks forward to seeing them...
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