Tuesday, November 30

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iPhone 8 Creates Cabin Fever
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iPhone 8 Creates Cabin Fever

By Onika Palmer Apple’s  iPhone 8 creates a stir crazy reaction amongst the nation, a phone that will be more than $1,000 has everyone pressed! The phone, although has not been released yet, is already in high demand. Apple leaked multiple design styles, which shows the basic iPhone design but with more features.  The iPhone 8 will be called, the iPhone 8 edition.  The phone is rumored to have no home button along with a 100% glass body, this phone is complete luxury. Apple has maintained its legacy for years, to mark the 10-year anniversary they are releasing a new luxury phone. The cell phone will become more secure and durable, this phone is innovative, with original designs not seen in prior iPhone devices. The iPhone 8 is going to potentially be released in 2018, which...
Philly Brings Couture to The Streets
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Philly Brings Couture to The Streets

By Christopher Gibson Milan Rouge founder and designer of Milano Di Rouge, a popular Philadelphia clothing line, hopes her clothing will inspire others to follow their dreams. Milan was raised in Philly and has always had an interest for fashion. Milan uses her brand to promote positivity, ambition, and safety. As a young teen, Milan’s dream was to open up a clinic for people concerning HIV/AIDS. Milan has hosted events and celebrity sports tournaments to raise money to help support the cause. Her future plans  are still to open up her own clinic to help protect and to educate Philadelphia on HIV/AIDS awareness. Milan’s brand is so unique because it isn’t centered around herself. When on Lincoln University’s top radio show, she was asked about the message behind her bra...
Netflix Announces Not One, But Two Dave Chappelle Comedy Specials
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Netflix Announces Not One, But Two Dave Chappelle Comedy Specials

  By Chris Gibson Dave Chappelle makes his return to television with a three-part Netflix takeover set to premiere March 23. Early last week, Netflix dropped a 27-second trailer announcing two Chappelle specials and one event. According to Entertainment Weekly, the two specials are the Age of Spin which was shot in Los Angeles’ Hollywood Palladium in March 2016 and Deep in the Heart of Texas which was shot in April 2015. This project partnered with world’s best streaming service marks the famed comedian’s first television standup in 13 years. In a press release last November, Netflix announced Chappelle will be delivering "three all-new stand-up specials” to their platform. “Dave Chappelle is a legendary voice in comedy -- searing, vital, and now more than eve...
Childish Gambino: The Evolution of Donald Glover
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Childish Gambino: The Evolution of Donald Glover

By Arenrenae Hamer Donald Glover has came, saw, and conquered our television screens, radios and hearts as the jack of all treads in the media. Glover was a rising comedian turned rapper, and now he’s an actor turned director. In 2006, Glover claim to fame started when comedian Tina Fey got wind of the young comedians work and asked for writing samples. In an interview with nydailynews, Glover describes the his impression of the meeting with Fey. “I remember thinking I was never going to hear from them again," said Glover. "Even after meeting with Tina, I left thinking I wasn't going to get it." But he did. Thus launching his career as a screenwriter, for the next 3 years Glover worked for the NBC’s hit show 30 Rock. In his third season writing for the show, he won...
#TheNEWOscars2017
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#TheNEWOscars2017

  By Tasha Saint-Louis The most star-studded event of the season, the 2017 Oscars, left viewers on the edge of their seats from the speeches changeling American politics, protests regarding social injustice and historic wins for actors and directors of color. Hosted by late-night T.V. personality Jimmy Kimmel, the 89th Annual Academy Awards proved to be ‘wild from start to finish.’ The ceremony opened with an energetic performance of “Can’t Stop the Feeling” by Justin Timberlake, which was nominated for best song. Afterwards, Kimmel took to the stage for his monologue. In his opening monologue, Kimmel asked those watching to reach out to those they disagree with, prompted a standing ovation for Meryl Streep, and predicted Trump’s rebuttals to the Oscar’s will occur ...
Beyoncé has Cancelled
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Beyoncé has Cancelled

By Marla Carter In exactly a month the Coachella Festival will be kicking off, but resale rates has skyrocketed after Beyoncé has announced she will not be performing. Due to the doctor’s orders, pregnant Beyoncé was told that she would not be allowed to perform at the Coachella this year. In the upcoming months, she will have to keep up a less rigorous schedule. But all is not lost Goldenvoice and Parkwood were pleased to confirm that Beyoncé will be the headliner at the 2018 festival. An insider told HollywoodLife.com exclusively that Jay Z is breathing a sigh of relief. “This pregnancy is proving a LOT more challenging than either of them suspected and he was super worried that she was overextending herself and would end up hurting herself in some way.” said Jay Z....