Archive for 'Culture'

Watch: Kyra Kyles on NBC-5 Talking Race

Watch: Kyra Kyles on NBC-5 Talking Race

Thanks to all my loyal Kyles Filers who woke up early to watch me discussing Ebony magazine’s amazing, and groundbreaking, cover story on race during NBC-5′s morning show from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.  I was [...]

JET Magazine Goes Digital, Names Kyra Kyles Editorial Director

JET Magazine Goes Digital, Names Kyra Kyles Editorial Director

Johnson Publishing Company (JPC), announced today that JET magazine, founded in 1951, will transition to a digital magazine app at the end of June.  JPC is making the proactive decision to adapt to the changing needs of [...]

True Blood Recap: “You’re No Good”

True Blood Recap: “You’re No Good”

So, “True Blood” got better this week.  Though it hasn’t reached the heights of  Season 3 (Eric’s mind erasure) or Season 2 (Godric meets the sun), it is definitely picking up enough for me to want [...]

Paula Deen: Deep Fried in Buttery Bigotry

Paula Deen: Deep Fried in Buttery Bigotry

Ain’t this about a…  and the news just HAD to hit on Juneteenth. It appears Paula “Butter Fry” Deen is no stranger to dropping n-bombs as well as telling racist jokes, as revealed in a deposition [...]

Holding Out for a Hero: Charles Ramsey Deserves “Real” Recognition

Holding Out for a Hero: Charles Ramsey Deserves “Real” Recognition

“The real hero here is Amanda. She’s the one that got this rolling. We’re following her lead,” said Cleveland Police Deputy Chief Ed Tumba at a press conference this morning. “Without her we wouldn’t be here [...]