Code.org Video: You Know Coding Is Cool Because Zuckerberg, Gates, Will.i.am And Chris Bosh Say So

If you’re dissatisfied with your dead-end job, watching this new Code.org video might push you over the edge and have you quitting before the end of the work day. The way professional coders like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates (who have made billions typing out ones and zeros) talk about it, coding is the most creatively fulfilling …

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More of Kanye’s Tantrum: ‘I Don’t Give a F**k what (Obama’s) Got to Say’

More of Kanye’s Tantrum: ‘I Don’t Give a F**k what (Obama’s) Got to Say’

*Kanye West must be going through something because the rapper went all the way off on everybody in the industry, including President Obama. As we reported yesterday, Saturday night in London, he told Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake that their single, “Suit & Tie” basically sucks. Now we can report that he also gave President Obama a piece …

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First Black Health App For iPhone and Android Released Along With African American Greeting Card App

Columbia, MD (February 19, 2013) — Savvier Health, LLC is pleased to announce the first African American health app for Android and iPhone. Total Health for African American Christians takes a mind, body, and spirit approach to healing some of the most devastating health conditions plaguing African Americans today. “There are literally hundreds of thousands of apps on …

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Leonard Cooper Wins $75,000 on "Teen Jeopardy"; Crowned Champion After Giving Best Answer Ever

Leonard Cooper Wins $75,000 on “Teen Jeopardy”; Crowned Champion After Giving Best Answer Ever

Teen contestant Leonard Cooper may not look like a typical “Jeopardy!” champion, but he is. Not only did he win $75,000 during a recent Teen Tournament, but he also left viewers with what many are considering to be the best Final Jeopardy! answer of all time. Earlier in the game when faced with a Daily …

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Chuck D On CNN. Since Regan & Bush There's Been Nothing But Guns and Drugs in the Black Community

Chuck D On CNN. Since Regan & Bush There’s Been Nothing But Guns and Drugs in the Black Community

Chuck D. told Costello, that when he was growing up, there were no guns in the black community. However, after 1980 and the rise of the Ronald Reagan/George Bush-era, he says that “there’s been nothing but guns and drugs in the black community.” Costello asked Chuck D. for his thoughts on the killing of Martin. …

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16-Year-Old White Girl Poses in ‘African Queen’ Editorial

16-Year-Old White Girl Poses in ‘African Queen’ Editorial

Here we go again. Here’s 16-year-old white model Ondria Hardin; she’s doused in a very deep bronze in an editorial for Numéromagazine called “African Queen”. Ugh.Foudre makes the excellent point/sums it up with, “why hire a black model when you could just paint a white one!” Maybe it’s because the magazine just couldn’t find a black model? Maybe there …

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Tanya McDowell, Homeless Connecticut Mom, Pleads Guilty In School Residency Case

Tanya McDowell, Homeless Connecticut Mom, Pleads Guilty In School Residency Case

NORWALK, Conn. (Associated Press) — A Connecticut woman who was homeless has pleaded guilty to fraudulently enrolling her son in the wrong school district. Tanya McDowell entered her plea Wednesday in Norwalk Superior Court under the Alford Doctrine, meaning she doesn’t admit guilt but concedes the state has enough evidence to convict her. She also …

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