Somewhere around the time that dinosaurs roamed the earth and we started playing fire, I decided to become serious about learning dance. As a teen, my parents (really, my mother), signed me up for dance classes but after one year of studying jazz dance, tap, ballet and “ethnic” dance at ballet company Dance Theater of … More MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew Season 3: Bringing It with a Beat
Thanks to FX’s serial drama, Damages (Wednesdays, 10 p.m. Eastern), the bitch is back and better than ever. Wannabes and pretenders take a seat. School is in session. Your teacher is the show’s power attorney, Patty Hewes, a.k.a. actress Glenn Close. From Professor Hewes, you can learn the finer points of double crossing, power plays, … More Yes, the B**ch is Back and She’s on FX’s ‘Damages’
I can’t believe it. It’s not even Halloween nor April Fool’s Day. I knew that we were going to have a bad crash after that Obama high. And I was right. There is nothing that I can say or do to prepare you for this. Hold on to your favorite stuffed animal. Curl up in … More Fear of a Black TV Horror Show Host (Update – There Seems to Be a Change of Plans)
I know you want it but are afraid to admit. You can tell me. I won’t tell anyone. I think I want it too. Some, not a lot. Just enough to get by but not too much so that it gets in the way. Don’t act like you don’t know what I am talking about…Fame, … More To be or Not to be Famous: Vh1’s ‘Confessions of a Teen Idol’
Okay, I am desperate. I admit it. I’ve been having a bit of writer’s anxiety but I feel compelled to post something — anything — to get the juices going. So, like manna from heaven, I found this little bit of Jesus on InTouch Weekly’s site. It seems that our favorite short yellow bus commuter … More An Afternoon Quickie: Will Sherri Shepherd be ‘Dancing with the Stars’?
As we — or some — ready themselves for Obamafest ’09, otherwise known as the Obama Presidential Inauguration which will take place on Tuesday, January 20, much is being said about Obama and this past election’s impact on race in America. In truth, too much has been said about it already. If I hear one … More The Revolution Will Not Be Televised
I’ve decided that there is no hope for me. I am going to hell — traveling by way of the express lane. Tell my mama not to cry. It will be alright. I don’t know what’s wrong with me. Maybe the extreme cold has impaired my judgment. So, here it is, some Friday night f-ery … More They Put the F in Friday: Oprah and Kimora Lee Simmons