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Twista Stopped By Police; Causes Traffic Jam

An incident involving Chicago rapper Twista stopped traffic on Interstate I-94 in Michigan.   Ten police officers stopped Twista’s tour bus yesterday (September 19)  which was en route to a radio appearance in Detroit to promote his album Adrenaline Rush 2007.   According to sources, Michigan State Police stopped the tour bus in search of… Read more »

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Queen Latifah Plotting Rap Comeback

While she has become a force in Hollywood with various acting roles and a foray into singing, Queen Latifah is getting set to pick up the mic again for a return to rap music.   Fans will have to wait until the rapper/singer/actress releases her forthcoming album Trav’lin’ Light before they hear a new rhyme…. Read more »

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Snoop, Wu-Tang Anger Yacht Club Members After Concerts

Boaters in Chicago are angry with Clear Channel Entertainment, after a pair of “profane” concerts featuring rappers Snoop Dogg and Wu-Tang Clan at the Northerly Island Charter One Pavilion.   According to the Chicago Sun-Times, members of the Chicago Yachting Association complained to Chicago Park District officials on Wednesday (September 12) and asked Clear Channel… Read more »

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The Last Word: Halle’s Expecting, J-Lo Gets Paid, and R. Kelly’s Judgment Day Is Not Until ’08!

Hello folks! Another week gone by, another 15 cents made. Nevertheless, it’s been a good one, to say the least. Whether it was Fred Thompson formally throwing his hat in the presidential race, another toy recall from Mattel, the biggest upset in college football during the Labor Day weekend or the search for missing adventurer… Read more »

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The Murder Of Fred Hampton

Almost everybody has an opinion on the Black Panthers. Some laud them as the revolutionary alternative to the sometimes passive peace movements of the 1960’s. Others dismiss them as an overglorified street gang, predecessors to the Bloods and Crips. The Murder of Fred Hampton (Facets) DVD documentary chronicles the untimely death of the Black Panther… Read more »

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