‘Ghostbusters’ star Leslie Jones returns to Twitter

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The ‘Ghostbusters’ actress quit the social media site on Monday, July 18 after being bombarded with racist abuse, but has admitted she can’t stay away and will now be posting again. She tweeted: “Welp…a b—- thought she could stay away. But who else is gonna live tweet Game of Thrones!!” After being inundated with kind messages… Read more »

Leslie Jones’ Twitter troll, Milo Yiannopoulos’ account shut down

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Leslie Jones’ Twitter troll, Milo Yiannopoulos, has been banned from the social networking site for racially abusing her. Milo Yiannopoulos — who is well-known for attacking people online — was one of the main perpetrators of sending the Ghostbusters star racial abuse. And after having his account, which uses the handle @nero, suspended several times he has now… Read more »

Chrissy Teigen goes on Twitter rant to defend ‘Ghostbusters’ star Leslie Jones

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Chrissy Teigen defended Leslie Jones after she was subjected to racist abuse online. The 30-year-old model responded to the hateful comments the Ghostbusters star has received in a series of tweets and hit back at trolls for the “horrific” messages they created with a fake account of the actress. Teigen posted: “The fake screen grabs of… Read more »

Twitter reacts to Melania Trump stealing speech from Michelle Obama

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Last night  Donald Trump’s wife Melania Trump basically stole from Michelle Obama’s 2008 Democratic National Convention speech that introduced her husband.  In reaction, Twitter exploded with hilarious hash tags that included ‪#‎FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes and ‪#‎beckywiththegoodspeech. Last night, Melania Trump stated: “From a young age, my parents impressed on me the values that you work hard for… Read more »

Twitter erupts after Brian Williams says Obama used ‘Richard Pryor delivery’

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Throughout the presidency of Barack Obama he has been subjected to racial stereotypes and bigotry. Now the recent comments of MSNBC host Brian Williams have many calling the journalist racist. While campaigning for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in Charlotte, North Carolina, President Obama was greeted by an enthusiastic crowd. During one point in the… Read more »

Twitter loses it over #HeterosexualPrideDay

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via GIPHY On Wednesday, June 29, #HeterosexualPrideDay trended on Twitter, throwing all kinds of shade at this month’s LGBT Pride events and, according to many, totally missing the point. To be clear, Heterosexual Pride Day is not an actual event. However, the hashtag, which seemed to backfire quickly, drew all kinds of reactions, from memes… Read more »

Ayesha Curry blasts NBA Finals; Twitter goes for the jugular

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Ayesha Curry went for the jugular in a series of heated tweets aimed at the NBA Finals. On Thursday, June 16, the chef’s husband, Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry, got ejected after fouling out. Naturally, this didn’t sit well with the mother of two who immediately aired her grievances on Twitter to air her grievances. “I’ve lost… Read more »

Twitter appoints 1st Black board member, Debra L. Lee

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After enduring much criticism due the the lack of diversity among Twitter employees, the social media giant made a move to correct matters. Monday, May 16, Twitter revealed that BET’s Debra L. Lee has been appointed to its board of directors. Lee’s appointment makes her Twitter’s first Black board member and third female board member. This… Read more »

Azealia Banks responds to Twitter suspension

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Azealia Banks is arguably hip-hop’s queen of online shade and she’s made a name for herself not only for her innovative and genre-bending music, but also her long list of beefs with fellow celebrities. But now it seems like Banks’ fiery online temper has finally caught up with her because Twitter banned her this week… Read more »

Brent Grimes gets new contract as wife quits Twitter

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It’s no secret that Brent Grimes’ wife, Miko is always popping off on Twitter. In fact, it appears that the footballer’s wife’s inability to hold her tongue has been hindering his success. In addition to blasting the National Football League and her beau’s former team, the Miami Dolphins, in several Twitter rants, Mrs. Grimes was… Read more »

John Legend talks all things baby in Twitter Q&A

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John Legend is the epitome of a doting dad. He and his beautiful wife Chrissy Teigen may not have welcomed their baby girl just yet, but that didn’t dissuade the soulful singer from participating in a new Twitter Q&A, where he gushed about all things baby. On Wednesday, March 9, Legend participated in a live… Read more »