Kandi Burruss hosts back-to-school drive for over 500 students

Kandi Burruss is giving back to the community she grew up in. On July 30, the entrepreneur and entertainer hosted a back-to-school giveaway for over 500 students in East Point, Georgia, sponsored by her foundation, Kandi Cares and Goodr, Nouveaux and Garner law firm. After the event, Burruss spoke to rolling out about her foundation […]

Cowboys fan tries to fight entire family after Thanksgiving loss (video)

It’s more than a game. For one Dallas Cowboys fan, a 36-33 overtime loss to the Las Vegas Raiders ruined his entire mood on Thanksgiving. “Man, leave me alone, man,” the fan said in the video, with his head lying on his folded arms in disappointment at the dining room table. Throughout the three-minute plus […]

7 ways to make tasty turkey leftovers

Everybody ate good for Thanksgiving and after a few days the same food can become boring. Don’t sweat it though because here are a few recipes to maximize the most out of your turkey before it’s all done. 1. Turkey Soup – There’s nothing like a nice bowl of soup to warm you up in […]

Foolproof holiday recipes from your friends at ‘rolling out’

Thanksgiving is the nation’s most popular holiday when it comes to traveling and mass food consumption. Most are traveling to get ahold of one of those specialized succulent plates, or two, while fellowshipping with relatives. And there are obviously some items that cannot be left off the menu under any circumstances, such as turkey, ham, […]

5 must-watch games on Thanksgiving

Turkey and football on Thanksgiving Day have gone hand-in-hand since the Great Depression. Here are five must-watch games, from all sports, to watch on Thanksgiving. NCAA football: Mississippi State vs. Ole Miss As Mississippi’s biggest HBCU rivalry, Jackson State vs. Alcorn State, brought in 60,000 fans this past weekend, the SEC version of the rivalry […]

The bloody history of Thanksgiving: A ‘National Day of Mourning’

Thanksgiving has always been marketed in America as a day of feasting with love, but its origins are rarely discussed. Thanksgiving dates back to when English colonizers arrived to Plymouth, Massachusetts in 1621 on the Mayflower, a small ship, and feasted with the Wampanoag natives, according to History Extra. What happened after the feast is […]

6 must-watch 2021 movies for Black families this Thanksgiving

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The American holiday season has traditionally been marketed as a time to enjoy the presence of loved ones and relax from the day-to-day worries of life. As Thanksgiving has been portrayed as an American day to be appreciative of all blessings that have come to you and feast among one another, there can be a […]

Quality Control Music, Goodr host Thanksgiving grocery pop-up in metro Atlanta

After another year of figuratively feeding the streets of Atlanta through quality projects, Quality Control Music literally helped feed the streets with the second annual Thanksgiving grocery pop-up market on Nov. 23 in College Park, Georgia. At Welcome All Park, the record label and Goodr collaborated to hand out Thanksgiving feast essentials like Turkeys, eggs, […]

Romeo Miller reveals God sent him good signs about his new girlfriend

Romeo Miller turned heads last week when he debuted his new girlfriend over the Thanksgiving holiday. Now, he’s revealing how details about his conversations with God that led to him receiving confirmation about his new relationship. During a recent interview, the former child star recalled his prayer asking God to show him signs when the […]

Man arrested after fatal fight over Thanksgiving leftovers

A Chicago man is facing a murder charge following a dispute that began over Thanksgiving leftovers. On Friday, Nov. 28, the alleged attacker — identified as 29-year-old James Dixon — was arrested and charged with one count of first-degree murder. Prior to his arrest, Dixon became embroiled in a heated argument with the victim, Vincell […]

Reunited? Lamar Odom spends holiday with ex

Lamar Odom spent Thanksgiving with Sabrina Parr, despite the couple ending their engagement earlier this month. The former NBA star and his former partner announced at the beginning of November they were calling time on their romance, but they reunited to celebrate the holiday together on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020, leading fans to wonder if […]

A$AP Rocky donates meals to homeless shelter where he and mother once lived

A$AP Rocky was in the true holiday spirit when the rapper delivered more than 100 meals to a New York City homeless shelter for Thanksgiving. The shelter holds significance to Rocky because he and his mother once stayed there during his adolescence. The 32-year-old Rocky, who was born Rakim Meyers, personally dropped off 120 meals […]

A guide to the most memorable Black sitcom Thanksgiving episodes

Even though this year has been unlike none other, there is still so much to be grateful for. This weekend, take a break from your Christmas movie binge and celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with your favorite Black sitcoms. Black sitcoms are remembered for so many things: the way they made us laugh until we cried […]

Anthony Anderson says spices are key to the perfect sweet potato pie

Sweet potato pie is the official complement for Thanksgiving meals in most African American homes, so it made perfect sense for “Black-ish” star Anthony Anderson to have perfected the age-old dessert. “I grew up eating sweet potato pie at every holiday — Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s. Sometimes my family would just bake it on a Sunday,” […]

Jada Pinkett Smith and husband Will’s ex-wife get cooking on ‘Red Table Talk’

Jada Pinkett Smith has managed to keep her “Red Table Talk” audience off-balance and enthralled with her unabashed candor, surprising subject matter and compelling guests. Speaking of guests, Pinkett Smith welcomed husband Will Smith’s ex-wife, Sheree Zampino, to appear on the record-breaking Facebook Watch show. No, she is not exposing some long-held family secret or […]

Tyler Perry’s generosity continues in a big way

Filmmaker Tyler Perry continued his philanthropy in a huge way for families in metro Atlanta, just in time for Thanksgiving. Perry hosted a drive-thru food giveaway for 5,000 families at his Tyler Perry Studios in East Point, Georgia, south of Atlanta. “Although we wish that we could feed everyone in need, we will close the […]

Sunny Smith-Williams gives back to homeless shelters in New York communities

Talk about the 2020 Thanksgiving Give Back initiative and how it began? I own three homeless shelters in NYC and have been in the housing and shelter business since 2011. In October 2015, Shared Living Residential (SLR) was born after serving time in federal prison and realizing that the majority of displaced individuals were formerly […]

Turkey Day: How celebrities spent their Thanksgiving holiday

Thanksgiving is one of the best times of the year as you get to be with family and friends, eat good food, relax and embrace your favorite holiday traditions. Here is how your favorite singers, actors, athletes and other celebrities spent their Thanksgiving. Quavo – The Migos rapper pictured above showed off his Thanksgiving spread […]

Funniest Thanksgiving memes and tweets

Thanksgiving is the ultimate family feasting holiday filled with fatty foods, football and frolicking with family and friends. Rolling out took the time to compile this short list of funny Thanksgiving memes to remind you what makes the Thanksgiving holidays so much fun and so enjoyable. Here is a small sampling for your consumption before […]