I Choose to Remember: Michael Jackson (August, 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009)

It is hard to put into words feelings about someone who has had such a profound, yet subtle, influence on your life.  Someone who reminds you both of your youth and your mortality.  But I will do my humble best. When I found out that Michael Jackson had died on June, 25, 2009, of what … More I Choose to Remember: Michael Jackson (August, 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009)

Get Ready for Sex and the Beach Says Ayiiia of MTV’s ‘The Real World: Cancun’

It’s my fear that I’ve been getting a bit too soft lately. Yes, me, your favorite badass (Okay, I’m not your favorite but you have to agree that I am a badass). I’m saying all this sweet, mushy stuff, being all introspective and whatnot.  I got up one morning, looked in the mirror of my … More Get Ready for Sex and the Beach Says Ayiiia of MTV’s ‘The Real World: Cancun’

Dance Crews Step to It at MTV’s ‘America’s Best Dance Crew’ Season 4 Auditions in NYC (UPDATE 2)

I really love to watch dancers do their thing.  Something about living, or rather moving, vicariously through others without having to break a sweat, as I say to myself, “Yeah, I could do that..but not today,” brings joy to my teeny heart. So imagine the joy I felt watching hours of dance routines performed by … More Dance Crews Step to It at MTV’s ‘America’s Best Dance Crew’ Season 4 Auditions in NYC (UPDATE 2)

For A’Keiba Burrell, ‘Hammertime’ is Always a Family Affair

Well, I am stuck. I don’t know what to say. Surprised?  Me too.  I’ve written what seems to be a million introductions (okay, only three) only to delete them, finding them totally unsatisfactory. So, here I am trying to find something pithy, yet witty about rapper MC Hammer, who has a new family-centered reality show … More For A’Keiba Burrell, ‘Hammertime’ is Always a Family Affair

TV Land’s ‘She’s Got the Look’ Returns and Gives Over 35 Beauties Their Own Runway

I love me some The Color Purple. I laugh, I cry. And then I cry some more.  (By the way, I believe Oprah was robbed. She should have won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role as Sophia. And this will be the only gracious thing I will have to say about the all … More TV Land’s ‘She’s Got the Look’ Returns and Gives Over 35 Beauties Their Own Runway

Commerical Interruption: ‘America’s Best Dance Crew’ Holding Auditions in NYC

Because I love the kids and think that MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew (ABDC) is one amazing show and because I’m all about going for it and living the dream, I’m spreading the word about this audition opportunity on Sunday, June 14.  If you are a member of a badass dance crew, get a pen … More Commerical Interruption: ‘America’s Best Dance Crew’ Holding Auditions in NYC

TV Land’s ‘She’s Got the Look’ Judge Celebrity Stylist Robert Verdi Talks Good Looks (UPDATE)

Hello woman of a certain age.  Yes darling, I’m talking to you.  I just wanted to tell you you look wonderful. But you knew that already ’cause darling great wine and cheese aren’t the only things that age well.  And you, my young one, could learn a thing or two yourself from such a woman … More TV Land’s ‘She’s Got the Look’ Judge Celebrity Stylist Robert Verdi Talks Good Looks (UPDATE)