Dwayne Johnson shares a ‘proud’ father-daughter moment

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is “very proud” of his eldest daughter Simone. The Jumanji star took to Instagram to reveal that the 17-year-old successfully graduated from her high school on Saturday, May 25, 2019, and will be starting at New York University later this year. In two pictures of the pair — one of which shows […]

NYU fried for serving Kool-Aid, watermelon water for Black History Month

Watermelon flavored water? Kool-Aid? Collard greens and ribs? In honor of Black History Month? Yes, New York University took it there. In alleged honor of Black History Month, the famed Big Apple institution came under fire this week after one of their dining halls decided to feature a menu of ribs, collard greens, mac and […]

How maverick journalist Wilbert L. Cooper wins with social media

Wilbert L. Cooper host and senior editor ‘VICE Does America’ and VICE.com New York University, M.A. Ohio University, B.A. As host of “Vice Does America,” Wilbert Cooper can be caught in some awkward, perhaps dangerous, situations like that time he reported on a Civil War reenactment in Alabama. His serenity comes back at Vice’s New […]

5 of the most expensive colleges in the world and their famous alumni

The cost of attending an institution of higher education is rising every year, with many of the top colleges in the U.S. costing at least $60,000, according to Business Insider. But when considering the valuable skills and knowledge that can be gained in college, the high cost of tuition, fees and housing is likely worth […]

Morgan Freeman’s granddaughter E’Dena Hines stabbed to death in New York

Actor Morgan Freeman’s 33-year-old step-granddaughter, E’Dena Hines, died from stab wounds Sunday morning, according to People magazine. Hines was found by responding officers at about 3 a.m. lying in the street in front of her New York home on W. 162nd St. with several stab wounds to her torso. She was taken to Harlem Hospital […]

Leaked documents reveal how much Spotify and Tidal really pay artists

Since the inception of Jay Z’s music streaming service Tidal, one of the biggest advantages the mogul has repeatedly emphasized is that his platform is structured to pay artists a better percentage of royalties than competitors such as Spotify. Thanks to a recently leaked copy of Spotify’s contract with Sony Music obtained by The Verge, we now know […]

Jay Z talks Tidal with New York University students

Though holding an all-star press conference with the likes of Alicia Keys, Beyoncé, Kanye West and Madonna and others to discuss his new streaming music venture, Tidal, music mogul Jay Z still finds himself explaining what makes his service more attractive than others such as industry leader, Spotify. Last week, Jay, along with Tidal exec […]

Celebrity spotlight: Who is Perez Hilton?

Popular blogger Perez Hilton has been in the spotlight for years giving both colorful and controversial commentary about everyone’s favorite celebrities. And while we all know a lot about how he feels about entertainment’s biggest stars, we want to take a look at the blogger himself and shine a light on the makings of Perez […]

Republicans Revisit Jim Crow Laws: Want to Require Photo ID to Vote

Across the nation, Republican state legislatures and governors are pushing the idea of requiring that voter’s present picture identification at the voting booth. The GOP is rewriting voting laws in at least 13 states thus far and more may be on the horizon. These efforts are being implemented under the guise of “fraud prevention.” In South […]