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Comedian, actor, writer, and producer Tony Rock came into the “Get Up!” studio to visit Erica Campbell and GRIFF. He tells a funny story about going to the premiere of the movie “Hitch,” with his whole family, only to find out his scenes got cut. He also shares his powerful testimony, saying “I’m walking, talking […]

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The White House is pressuring Congress to pass a $1.9 billion bill to provide emergency funding for Zika.

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The girl scout troop that raised over $65,000 in cookie sales at the Oscars are still waiting for the money. The Academy and Girl Scouts of America are reportedly in the dark.

Arts & Entertainment

Whether Will Smith has any ill will toward Chris Rock or not regarding his comments on Smith’s wife Jada Pinkett Smith is still a mystery. What can be said is that Smith is practicing his right to remain silent. Upon spotting the rapper-actor when he left a restaurant in New York City, TMZ questioned Smith […]

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Oprah Winfrey was just as disappointed as everyone else who noticed she was mistaken for Whoopi Goldberg at the 88th Academy Awards. Blog Total Beauty made the cringe-worthy flub during red carpet arrivals Sunday evening. The site, which rarely focuses on products for people of color, posted a photo of Goldberg to their Twitter account with […]

Arts & Entertainment

After lamenting the lack of diversity at the Oscars in his opening monologue, host Chris Rock went straight into Compton to ask the black community how they felt about the racially charged controversy. In a humorous clip that aired during the Academy Awards, Rock interviewed a number of people on the street in the Southern […]

In an underdog win for a movie about an underdog profession, the newspaper drama “Spotlight” took best picture at a 88th Academy Awards. Tom McCarthy’s film about the Boston Globe’s investigative reporting on sexual abuse by Roman Catholic priests won over the favored frontier epic “The Revenant.” McCarthy’s well-crafted procedural, led by a strong ensemble […]

Arts & Entertainment

Before the 2016 Oscars’ diversity controversy, host Chris Rock had long spoken out about racial issues in America and he recently brought up another “real…

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Presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled it out on Thursday during MSNBC's Democratic Candidates Debate in Durham, New Hampshire.

Arts & Entertainment

“I understand what they’re saying. What I don’t understand is asking Chris Rock not to host.” Steve Harvey is standing with Oscars host Chris Rock.…

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Outrage over the lack of diversity among nominees at the Oscars will not keep Chris Rock from his hosting duties, the show’s producer told ET…