*This is the kind of disturbing news that you don’t like to hear about.
In Clayton County, Georgia school officials are investigating reports that four kindergarten students participated in sexually inappropriate activities in a classroom.
According to Channel 2 Action News, the mother of one of the students says she is upset because a teacher and a parapro were in the James Jackson Elementary School classroom at the time of the inappropriate and indecent behavior and somehow failed to notice it. Continue reading
*In a horrific turn of events, Chris Elvis, a man of Nigerian descent, has been arrested for the alleged murder of his son, Godrich, (pictured).
The 4-year-old was apparently beaten to death by his father, who had padlocked his mouth to prevent him from screaming as the ‘evil’ was being beaten out of him, according to the International Business Times. Continue reading
*She done done it again!
Nicki Minaj is showing her big ol’ boobies in her latest batch of photos.
This time, Minaj posted some selfies – minus make up – to her Instagram on Wednesday. Minaj, 31, who was apparently washing (or coloring) her hair at the time. Continue reading
*His football coach says 28 colleges were trying to sign him, but now, instead of choosing which team to play for, 17-year-old Sharieff Rhaheed-Muhammad, a senior at Ft. Pierce Central High, is under arrest for lewd and lascivious behavior with a 14-year-old girl.
Though he has already committed to play his college ball at the University of Louisville on a full scholarship, this dude’s career could very well be over before it even gets started.
Dumb move, if he’s guilty, right? Continue reading
Joseph Earl Jackson claims he was fired because he wouldn’t comply with advances made by his white female boss and a co-worker.
*Sexual harassment stinks, no matter who its aimed at, as one African American man found out.
For seven months Joseph Earl Jackson alleged that he endured vulgar advances and sexual innuendos from two white female bosses who treated him like a “piece of meat” and when he didn’t reciprocate, he was fired.
Jackson says his supervisors at Open Communications Omnimedia in Chelsea, where he worked in public relations, flirted with him, fondled him and even asked him to take part in a salacious “bang sesh.”
Now he’s taking them to court. Continue reading
*Uh boy. You have to wonder sometimes: What is it going to take for some of us to get it through our heads that if we don’t want to live with the threat of our intimate photos and videos being put on blast, there’s only one solution: stop posing for them.
Or at least make sure we have personally erased them from the phone before we trade it in!
Too bad one Los Angeles woman neglected to do this. Now she has put her humiliation aside long enough to file a lawsuit; in which she claims a Sprint employee found two pictures of her engaged in sex and used the Facebook app on her phone to upload them; making them visible to her family, friends and co-workers.
Oh man! Continue reading
Brandon Bailey, singer and trumpeter for the Reprieve Band
*Well here’s one for those of us living fully in the year 2014.
A blues band at a bar in Beverly, IL claims their gig was cut short one night because there were “too many black people” in the audience.
This, according to the man who actually booked the group.
Singer and musician Brandon Bailey is the only black member of the Reprieve Blues Band, (he must be a new member too, because there are few, if any, photos shown of him with the group); but on Saturday night, he told CBS 2′s Derrick Blakley it was clear his black friends and supporters weren’t welcome at McNally’s Pub in Beverly. Continue reading
*Last Friday proved to be D-Day for the Atlanta minister who was accused of sleeping with at least two women (and infecting one!) without disclosing his HIV-positive status.
The jury deliberated for less than one hour before coming back with a “guilty” verdict, and Craig Davis has now been sentenced to ten years in prison by a Clayton County judge . Continue reading