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As expected, the Bieber/Bieber Saturday Night Live episode doled out plenty of lesbian haircut jabs and opportunities for the Canadian teen idol to bust out with the giggles in the middle of each skit. With a hilarious opening monologue that had Bieber handing out roses and misguided Black History M ... More >>
Even the do-gooders can seem blind to their own excess
Make fried chicken and skillet macaroni and cheese at the Brooklyn Kitchen on Feburary 22 at 6:30 p.m. Tickets for the class are $75. Sample the meats of Brooklyn butchers and learn about their craft at the Brooklyn Brewery on February 22 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5.
Ah, New Jersey. The land where fake orange tans and affable, clueless Republicans come together to make magic. New Yorkers should consider themselves lucky to live so close to New Jersey, particularly right now. New Jersey governor Chris Christie, one-time potential Republican presidential candidat ... More >>
Life Always, an anti-abortion group, revealed a giant new billboard today at Sixth Avenue and Watts Street in the New York City neighborhood of SoHo, featuring a picture of a young black girl and text that reads, "The most dangerous place for an African American is in the womb." Underneath is ... More >>
Vetiver gains new focus on what's outta sight
We're hoping that today marks the end of the wraps and inserts for both papers because after three days of this craziness, it's exhausting. The Daily News is brimming with special sections: a 32-page wrap on the Giants victory parade, a Black History Month tribute to Percy Sutton and Shirley Chishol ... More >>
Voice staff writer Chris Thompson not only knew the Oakland reporter shot dead by a follower of the Yusuf Bey family, he'd also incurred the family's wrath
Veterans look back at hip-hop's big-bang birth in the Bronx
Back to the beat: Taking classes from hip-hop's old school
Dead mag helps VH1 talk about race, from Ice Cube to Elvis to Costello
Debra Dickerson gambles on telling blacks to give up
Nike's Liberation Tactics
Is Punishment Possible for Police Brutality?
An Interview with the Studio Museums Thelma Golden
Are You Backing the Slave Trade?
Behind the Scenes With the Drama Queens
To be Black in this Country is to Always Affirm Something