I told you about Christopher “Ludacris” Bridges’ affiliation with Magnum condoms a few months ago. Last Friday in Atlanta, the rapper was honored by the company, along with a few of his celebrity friends, for his contribution to Magnum’s Live Large Project – an initiative to find up and coming hip hop and R&B talent.
Author/Actor Hill Harper announced the presentation of the award, which was delivered by rapper, Trina.
The rooftop crowd was off the chain as the liquor flowed freely and DJ Kid Capri was on the one’s & twos. I walked in and all I saw was Black Hollywood…
…and that was an understatement! Continue Reading…
First it was CNN’s in depth expose’ about Black Women being too Picky and now ABC’s Nightline has followed up with their own panel of experts ready to give insight on Black woman and their relationship issues.
Comedian/Author Steve Harvey moderates a panel consisting author/actor Hill Harper, journalist/VH1 star Jacque Reid, Comedian and ‘The View’ panelist Sherri Shepherd and author Jimi Izrael.
The show was filmed in Atlanta (surprise…surprise) and aired last night (April 21st). The hot topic on the table was why successful black women can’t get a man. Is it education? is it societal issues?
According to the press release for the taping it’s because there’s more educated Black women than Black men:
“Black college educated women (in the United States) outnumber black college educated men 2 to 1. Considering all the other factors that could lend to this disproportion, it’s not surprising people wonder why many successful black women cannot find a man.”
That’s the premise of the argument, but of course the panelists have their own opinions. In case you missed it, watch it in it’s entirety and discuss: Continue Reading…