Archive for the 'Politik' Category
Oh Weezy. No, no, no!
The video sparked an uproar on the internet with many calling Lil Wayne's performance downright unpatriotic. Now, he's saying that's just not true! Lil Wayne tweeted out Tuesday morning:
We bet Michelle Obama will never get bangs again.
The seemingly innocent hair change has been making tidal waves since its debut back in January, with everyone from Karl Lagerfeld proclaiming his distaste to President Obama himself making some lighthearted cracks about it during the White House Correspondents' Dinner.
During an appearance at the G8 Summit in Belfast, Northern Ireland on Monday, her bangs
Well, this is sure to outrage someone!
While shooting the video for his upcoming single God Bless Amerika, Lil' Wayne used a a giant American flag as backdrop for one of the scenes!!
Don't get too excited for a patriotic Weezy just yet, though!!!
As soon as the cameras began rolling, the American flag fluttered down to the ground and the 30-year-old entertainer began trampling all over the sacred symbol while spewing lyrics about the decline of our great nation!!
Ch-ch-check out the vid for yourself (above)!
Folks are probably super pissed he danced all over our nation's flag while singing: "God bless Amerika / This ole' godless Amerika."
Freedom of speech certainly permits Weezy to desecrate a flag, but backlash from this stunt may hurt album sales!!!
Another brave famous face reppin' the gay community!!!
The songstress wrote, in an open letter on EveryoneIsGay.com, that she is in fact a lesbian. Not only that, but Jenny dives into her past struggles with sexuality, her coming out story, AND her plans to marry the advocacy site's co-crreator Kristin Russo.
"I’m writing to tell you, among other things, that I am super gay…I think it is damaging and isolating for young people to look out into the world and not see a representation of their experience. To encounter others who are like you is to know that you are not alone. Even if you never meet them in real life, these representatives help to contextualize you – they are proof that you are part of something. You are not an anomaly. You are not a mistake.I am thankful that in recent years, it has become a bit more common for people from all walks of life to step forward and identify themselves as human beings who also happen to be gay. I am proud to offer my voice to that expanding chorus."
And we're SO proud to have you singing for equality with us!!
If only we could get to a point where we didn't have to remind people that who they are is not a mistake.
Thankfully, our community is lucky to have such a strong, eloquent advocate to help us makes leaps in accepting EVERYONE, no matter what their sexuality is!
Read the FULL epic letter …AFTER THE JUMP!!
After being hospitalized due to a serious lung infection, Nelson Mandela is reportedly showing positive signs of recovering!
The 94 year-old has spent the last five days at the Mediclinic heart hospital in Pretoria where he was in serious but stable condition, but current South African president Jacob Zuma says things are finally looking up!