Apparel maker Gap has apologized for an image used in an ad that some critics (i.e. ‘Black Twitter’) felt was racially insensitive.
The ad in question depicts four young girls that are part of Le Petit Cirque, a traveling circus company that features boys and girls between the ages of 5 to 14. In the image, an African-American girl is posing next to a taller Caucasian girl that is propping her arm on the younger girl’s head.
Twitter commenters were quick to pounce… with many claiming the ad cast the black child as merely “an armrest.”
Read ‘Black Twitter’s’ response + Gap’s apology for their racially insensitive print ad below… Continue Reading…
In honor of resurrection day, Kanye West shared an updated, two-minute alternate version to The Life of Pablo‘s opening track “Ultralight Beam,” titled “Ultralight Prayer.”
Like the original, it features a sermon and a gospel choir with a short sermon from Kirk Franklin paired with vocals from Kelly Price.
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Nene Leakes of The Real Housewives of Atlanta is adamantly denying reports of being the Fashion Police’ diva.
As I stated in previous post, it’s not Nene that’s causing tension on the set.
In fact, I HEARD it’s actually Giuliana Rancic who feels ‘somekindaway’ about both Leakes and Margaret Cho sitting on the set (click HERE if you missed that).
Despite the truth being written in black & white, there are apparently a few other blawgs that interpret things differently, so Nene has hit the tweets to set the record straight herself and now her FP co-host, Margaret Cho has even publicly showed her support.
Details below… Continue Reading…