Beyoncé, Michelle and Barack Obama Deliver Beautiful Speeches During Dear Class of 2020

June 10, 2020

Beyoncé Knowles-Carter delivered an incredible and inspirational commencement speech for the YouTube Originals Dear Class of 2020. The virtual commencement event celebrated graduates worldwide on Sunday via live stream on YouTube Originals channel. Michelle Obama’s Reach Higher initiative kicked off the first hour which included her, Barack Obama, and Beyoncé’s  speeches. The ceremony lasted just […]

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Paramount Network Stops “Cops” …….The TV Show

June 10, 2020

Paramount Network is stopping Cops……the TV Show.   The cable network decided to pull the show in the wake of nationwide protests following the police-involved death of George Floyd. In 2013, Paramount picked up Cops from FOX, which had the show on for 25 seasons. The network is now says it’s dropping the show altogether. […]

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Oprah Asks “Where Do We Go From Here?” On OWN TV Special

June 5, 2020

Oprah Winfrey has the same question we all have. Where Do We Go From Here? She is planning to host a two-night special on OWN with the same question on June 9th and 10th at 9pm, according to OWN. The show is a special conversation. Oprah will speak directly with Black leaders offering insight and […]

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Dear Class of 2020 guest speakers and musical performance list updated this week

May 22, 2020

Several “Dear Class of 2020” virtual graduation tributes have occurred during the pandemic because of high school, college and other academic graduation cancellations. YouTube previously announced that it plans to live-stream a special commencement ceremony on June 6 to honor graduates from all age levels and walks of life. The ceremony will feature appearances by […]

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ESPN’s Docuseries “The Last Dance” Is Done, Apple TV’s “Greatness Code” Got Next

May 21, 2020

After the success of ESPN’s “The Last Dance”. Which chronicled the successful run of Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls. Apple just announced a new 7 episode docuseries called “Greatness Code”. The shows purpose? To look into the lives of sports greatest stars like, LeBron James, Tom Brady, and Usain Bolt and listen to their […]

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Never-before-aired Roy Ayers’ song released by BBE Music

May 20, 2020

Over the weekend, a “new” song by American funk, jazz, and soul composer and producer Roy Ayers and his band titled “Reaching the Highest Pleasure” was released via online streaming services. Ayers and his band originally recorded the track during a June 1977 Virgin Ubiquity studio recording session. Ayers is best known for pioneering jazz-funk […]

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TikTok users change profile pictures as part of #ImBlackMovement

May 21, 2020

TikTok users changed their profile pictures to Black power fists on Tuesday, May 19, to stand in solidarity against racism and celebrate Black, Brown and other minority creators during a global demonstration called “Black Out.” TikTok has repeatedly censored minority creators by removing their content and allowing the app’s algorithm to suppress their posts on […]

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Virtual Memorial Day Celebrations Going On Today In Monroe County

May 25, 2020

Monroe County Executive Adam Bello will host a virtual groundbreaking ceremony for the War on Terror Memorial at Highland Park. It will be streamed on a few local TV stations websites. He will be joined by other local leaders and veterans in our community at 11 am. The Town of Perinton will stream its Memorial […]

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Massive revenues and global access needed to bring blockbuster films to homes

May 19, 2020

Although some new spring films have been released via digital streaming services because of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, many films were postponed until next year. CNN recently explored the reasons for these decisions by studios. Children’s movies, such as “Artemis Fowl,” “Scoob!,” and “Trolls World Tour,” were easy on-demand picks that wouldn’t normally generate the massive […]

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Gabrielle Union has won the ‘fruit snack challenge’

May 17, 2020

During COVID-19, many celebrities and influencers are taking part in viral challenges as a way to entertain their audience and fill their time. The latest challenge to sweep the internet is the fruit snack challenge. To take part in the fruit snack challenge you simply need to place fruit snacks, or another delicious treat, in […]

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