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Recently, People Magazine named Idris Elba the Sexiest Man Alive in its latest issue, to the delight of his many fans. Social media was ablaze with positive comments and likes on the cover. But one recent merchandising effort by a British doll maker has fans crying “no.” At issue for many fans of the actor is…

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If anyone has conquered the philosophy of turning haters into motivators and more importantly bad press into money in the bank, it’s Safaree Samuels, also known as Nicki Minaj’s ex-boyfriend. After their longstanding relationship ended, Minaj’s fans assumed her ex would fade into obscurity because he’d been in her shadow for years, unable to get…

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Drake has once again cemented himself as hip-hop royalty. Drake’s new album Scorpion isn’t just smashing streaming numbers, but it’s smashing captions on Instagram and tweets on Twitter, too. Within 24-hours, Scorpion has over 3 million tweets. Some of the top listen to tracks on the album, such as “Emotionless”, “Elevate,” and “Sandra’s Rose” have fans…

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Despite overwhelming and damning circumstantial evidence to suggest that legendary R&B singer R. Kelly engaged in an uninterrupted pattern of gross sexual impropriety — and even statutory rape, if you include allegedly sexing down the late singer Aaliyah when she was just a teen — for the past three decades, there are many Black women…

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Live shot of the lady who organized the #ATLorgy fleeing the scene after finessing these negros out of their coins. ? pic.twitter.com/HOXDjhGbWB — Is a elephant heavy? (@DiamondDogBark) March 19, 2017 For the past week social media has been on fire about the planned birthday party for a woman named Cidney “Total Liberation” Green dubbed…

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After speaking to the creator of what is now known as #ATLOrgy on social media, many things she revealed should make a person think twice about attending. According to Cidney “Total Liberation” Green, the event is to celebrate her upcoming 27th birthday. “The party will take place at a lakefront home on four acres of…

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By now most people have heard of the viral #ATLOrgy set to take place March 18-19. The event is a private birthday party for millennial entrepreneur Cidney “Total Liberation” Green and promises to be an extraordinary event catering to adult swingers. Guests who have pre-paid admission will be at a private lakefront mansion on 4…

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In a glaring example of why a writer needs to proofread before publishing, Yahoo Finance tweeted an embarrassing news headline. The headline reads “Trump wants a much n—–navy: Here’s how much it will cost” and caused an almost immediate reaction. Of course, the website meant to say “much bigger navy” but Black Twitter responded with…

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On Saturday, Jan. 23, Toni Braxton opened her life to the cameras on Lifetime’s highly anticipated biopic Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart. Named after one of her Grammy-winning hits, the made-for-TV movie, which Braxton executive-produced, took an intimate look at the 48-year-old singer’s career, which spans 23 years. In 1996, Braxton released her self-titled debut with…

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Once again, Black Twitter delivers the comedy and gives us a glimpse of what #ThanksgivingWithBlackFamilies is really like. Here are a few of the hilarious moments we can expect to relive this Thanksgiving. When you thought the macaroni gone bt grandma got another pan heating in the oven✊?? #ThanksgivingWithBlackFamilies pic.twitter.com/zL1opvFWHY — brittani (@briiittani) November 24,…

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Los Angeles based rapper Nipsey Hussle found himself on the wrong end of Black Twitter’s wrath yesterday after he posted an off-color comment about black women. The controversy started when the “Count Up That Loot” rapper replied to a tweet by a Californian comedian that read “BLACC FEMALES R A DISGRACE TO BLACC CULTURE” along…

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The fascination with Black Twitter users continues to expand, as even mainstream media has begun to cover trending tweets and hashtags widely shared among African-Americans. On Sunday night, the expressive and clever tweets from Black Twitter continued. Twitter reported that #MyUnpopularBlackOpinion was one of the most popular hashtags on the site. The hashtag is accompanied…

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Black Twitter’s been on a roll lately. From setting mainstream media straight on Serena Williams’ legacy, to straight up hijacking #WhiteGirlsDoItBetter, Black folks from around the world have been showing out via social media. On Tuesday, Blacks across social media flooded our timeline with more than 600,000 tweets at a furious pace with hilarious memes,…

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When Rachel Dolezal parents speak, the world listens. Unfortunately, for Dolezal, 37, a 2002 graduate of Howard University and Spokane, Washington leader of the NAACP, has been harshly criticized for pretending to be Black. This writer can’t blame Dolezal, because speaking from experience it’s great to be a Black woman. Black Twitter is less forgiving…

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The Internet neighborhood known as “Black Twitter” had something of a block party on March 11 at the expense of the hosts of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” after the pundits gave their take on the racist song chanting of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity at the University of Oklahoma. Show hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough cited rapper Waka…

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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:

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