Black Twitter ‘goes in’ on fashion challenged couple  

Posted by & filed under Fashion Photos.

Not everyone is not up-to-date on the latest fashions; so when one couple posted a picture of their date, they were reminded harshly by Black Twitter about their wardrobe. The verbal bashing and memes that resulted were hilarious, but the pair were good sports about the whole episode. Here are the Twitter memes and responses:

Nicki Minaj and Safaree Samuels exchange heated words on Twitter

Posted by & filed under Music.

Things have quickly gone from bad to worse in the aftermath of the breakup between Nicki Minaj and her longtime boyfriend Safaree “SB” Samuels. The timing of the breakup couldn’t be worse for Minaj as it coincides with the release of third studio album, The Pinkprint. To her credit, the “Pills N Potions” rapper has been extremely open… Read more »

Rapper, The Game, angers many over his NYPD Twitter messages

Posted by & filed under Music.

With more than one million people following him on Twitter, rapper “The Game” has a large audience. So when he tweeted his comments on the death of NYPD officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos it drew a lot of attention for its callous insensitivity. The Game tweeted under his handle “Handsome A** N-Word, the following:… Read more »

Q-Tip schools Iggy Azalea on hip-hop’s origins via Twitter

Posted by & filed under Music.

Azealia Banks’ recent Hot 97 interview, in which she accused Iggy Azalea and other white artists of appropriating Black culture but not respecting or being knowledgeable of it, has set off a firestorm of chatter around the industry. Since her catapult to the forefront of mainstream Hip-Hop, Azalea has been accused of various infractions including… Read more »

Twitter reacts to ‘Hollywood Divas’ reunion, part 2

Posted by & filed under Reality TV.

Last night, the cast of “Hollywood Divas,” Golden Brooks, Elise Neal, Paula Jai Parker, Countess Vaughn, Lisa Wu and Re’Shaun Frear, returned for round two of the reunion special where Vaughn entertained the masses with her witty wordplay and over-the-top facial expressions. Throughout the show, Twitter joined in on the fun by exchanging a variety… Read more »

Advertisers respond to Black Twitter protests regarding VH1’s #SororitySisters

Posted by & filed under Reality TV.

VH1’s “Sorority Sisters” has set off a firestorm on Twitter since the trailer originally aired this past summer. The reality TV series premiered on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, and it unnerved members of the Divine 9 and Black Twitter using the hashtag #BoycottSororitySisters. The protests by Black Greeks and Twitter led to many brands withdrawing their advertising. Check out… Read more »

Pusha T mocks Lil Wayne’s Twitter rant about leaving Cash Money

Posted by & filed under Music.

It’s no secret among rap fans that Lil Wayne and Pusha T have maintained a long and storied volatile relationship. After years of indirect and subliminal shots sent back and forth, things seemed to come to a head in 2012 when Pusha T released the inflammatory single “Exodus 23:1″, which though never mentioning their names, was… Read more »

Twitter tells the world ‘Black Lives Matter!’

Posted by & filed under Culture.

After the disappointing grand jury decisions not to indict the police officers involved in the killings of Eric Garner and Mike Brown, it was America’s turn to feel the pressure of the brewing issues with race and the relationship between police officers and the African American community. Black Lives Matter! has been chanted, written and… Read more »

Twitter reacts to Jodeci’s reunion performance at Soul Train Awards

Posted by & filed under Music.

When word spread that trendsetting 90’s R&B group Jodeci were reuniting for a performance at the 2014 Soul Train Awards, fans across the world rejoiced. As the group breezed through classics from their catalogue including “Freek’N You,” “Come And Talk To Me,” and “Forever My Lady,” there was an elephant in the room that could not… Read more »

Twitter reacts to Ray Rice reinstatement by the NFL

Posted by & filed under Sports.

By now, you’ve heard the news that former Baltimore Raven, Ray Rice, who knocked out his wife and dragged her across an elevator floor in a hotel has been reinstated to play in the NFL. Although reactions across social media have varied, one opinion holds the majority … Rice will never play in the NFL… Read more »

Twitter reacts to ‘Love & Hip Hop Hollywood’ episode 11

Posted by & filed under Reality TV.

Teairra Mari surprises Miss Nikki by setting her up on a blind date with Fizz. Mari and Hazel E finally have a heart-to-heart that could save their friendship and more on episode 11 of “Love & Hip Hollywood.” Hit the flip for Twitter’s reaction below. – ruu hawkins/@ruubabie

Comedian Faizon Love goes on profanity-laced Twitter tirade in defense of Bill Cosby

Posted by & filed under Entertainment.

Comedian Faizon Love used Twitter this past weekend to voice his support for Bill Cosby, who is currently facing a backlash amid an increasing number of women who are coming forward to reveal how the legendary comedian allegedly sexually assaulted them in the past. Love went on a brash and profanity-laced tirade against the general public, fellow… Read more »