According to several news outlets, Atlanta’s own Christopher ‘Ludacris’ Bridges received quite a bit of “Southern Hospitality” this past weekend, during his performance at the University of Georgia’s “G-Day” Spring football game last Saturday.
The UGA athletic department reportedly “rolled out” the red carpet for the Atlanta rapper in the form of cash, booze and condoms after securing him as a last minute gig for their pre-game show.
Details + video of Ludacris’ G-Day performance below… Continue Reading…
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…