VH1’s ‘Sorority Sisters’ Backlash Prompts Advertisers To Pull Out

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By Abby Phillip The premiere of VH1′s controversial new reality show “Sorority Sisters” was met with an overwhelmingly negative reaction on Twitter. Now, after pressure from the show’s critics, who say it portrays black Greek life in a negative light, some advertisers are reconsidering … [Read more...]

#CrimingWhileWhite Explodes on Twitter Following Eric Garner Decision

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By Ryan Gajewski Former 'Daily Show' writer Jason Ross encouraged his white Twitter followers to share stories of lenient punishments they received from police #CrimingWhileWhite Following a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who killed Eric Garner with a choke hold while … [Read more...]

Music Fans Can Vote for Their Favorite AMA Artists, Submit Fan Art on Twitter

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By Ryan Gajewski It's not too late to grab your paintbrush Now is your chance to show off all those paintings you've done of One Direction. (Don't pretend like you don't know what we're talking about.) With the American Music Awards taking place this Sunday, fans have been using Twitter to … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Secret Service Missteps; Coalition Against ISIS; GOP in Kansas

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WSJ's Jerry Seib discusses this weeks important political topics with a panel of reporters covering Washington. Photo: AP … [Read more...]

Nike’s motivational ad to Paul George

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ALMOST a week after rising NBA star Paul George suffered a horrific injury during a Team USA scrimmage, Nike came out with a motivational ad featuring the Indiana Pacers franchise player. The poster was shared on social media by Nike Basketball via its Twitter account. George is one of the top … [Read more...]

Chris Brown Produced Prescription for Weed [Video]

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Chris Brown just tested positive for marijuana while in Virginia and now has to wait and see if he's violated his probation. Rihanna also tweets her well wishes to him before his court appearance. “@rihanna: @chrisbrown I'm praying for you and wishing u the best today!” : thank u so … [Read more...]