Word on the curb is that Malik Yoba‘s ‘real life’ drama was a factor in the decision to kill off his character, Vernon Turner as several of his EMPIRE cast members reportedly vowed to walk away due to his erratic behavior and suspected drug use.
If you lost your cushy desk job because of layoffs and budget cuts, what would you do? The simple answer might be to amp up your resume and hit the streets, but in this economy you would be in a crowd of thousands seeking the same job.
As time passes by, and your unemployment compensation runs out what’s next? Do you go to Walmart and make 6 bucks an hour? Could you survive off of that hourly wage after making 6 figures?
These questions and more are posed everyday in these hard times and lives are changed everyday after a job loss. I can fully attest to it since I was laid off myself from my City of Atlanta job over a year ago and it hasn’t been easy.
The AJC recently did an expose about how this recession is causing more women to work as strippers. Not hard to believe at all, since stripping is a recession proof profession or at least that’s what we’ve been led to believe.
Fantasia hit up BET’s 106 & Park recently to promote her upcoming reality show, “Fantasia For Real” and to dispel a few rumors. She looked great and did a wonderful job of addressing what we’ve all been talking about. She addressed her foreclosure situation, the lawsuits and even Simon Cowell’s involvement in her business affairs.
Check out more photos + the video of Fantasia’s “rumor control” below: Continue Reading…
Embattled golf-pro Tiger Woods appeared shirtless above back in his “Gillette” days, but it doesn’t compare to his recent cover shot, where he appears in his best “do me” pose in the February issue of Vanity Fair.
The never before seen shot, taken by famed photographer Annie Liebowitz in January 2006, was captured way before the world learned the married father of two cheated on his wife with as many as a dozen women and it reveals a very different “Tiger”.
In the upcoming article, reporter Buzz Bissinger reveals how Tiger “learned very well to talk forever and say nothing,” which explains how he kept so many secrets for so long.
The magazine is sure to fly off shelves with promises of an in depth feature on Tiger’s rise to fame and the fall of his marriage due to his now infamous string of mistresses. Check out the photo plus a sneak peek of the revealing article below: Continue Reading…