’22 Jump Street’ Tops Weekend Box Office

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No surprise there.  Congratulations are in order for Ice Cube, Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill and the entire “22 Jump Street” cast. The film topped this past weekend’s box office taking in about $60 Million. “All the stars were aligned for us,” Rory Bruer, Sony Pictures president of worldwide distribution told Variety. “We had great reviews, great Continue reading

Carmelo Anthony Will Reportedly Leave Knicks & Test Free Agent Market This Summer

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Knicks fans: Let us pray. Because its about to get real ugly in NYC. Carmelo Anthony, the beloved NY native who was supposed to be the Knicks’ savant, and finally bring a championship trophy back to the city, is more than likely…leaving. Sources close to the situation have confirmed with ESPN, who first broke this Continue reading

U Street Movie Series Kicks Things Off With Marley, Petey and Chuck

The U Street Movie Series will kick off next (June 18) Wednesday with the 2012 documentary “Marley”. The once-monthly film series “meant to honor the musical  and culturally diverse roots of the Greater U Street Corridor” takes place at the Harrison Recreation Center (1300 V Street NW).  Films begin at … Continue reading

Curtis Johnson: From Soul Searching to Eternity

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As we continue to usher in new generations of this Go-Go culture, one of the biggest things that I am finding the need of is maintaining historical facts of the beginning to now, but also the beginnings of the beginning.  Because truth be told, the old cliche is true: You … Continue reading

Black Fraternities & Sororities Ban Together To Shut Down VH1’s “Sorority Sisters” Reality Show

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For years, Mona Scott-Young has been behind the scenes effortlessly crafting the careers of Busta Rhymes, Missy Elliott and 50 Cent, to name a few. And in recent years, through her Momami Entertainment company, she has teamed with VH1 for various franchises including ‘Love and Hip Hop,’ which uncovers the … Continue reading