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LAPD Confuses Black Actress for Prostitute

D Watts

Actress Danièle Watts took to social media last week to condemn the Los Angeles Police Department after she was allegedly mistaken for a prostitute after kissing her white husband, Identites.mic reports.

According to Facebook posts by Watts and her husband Brian James Lucas, two police officers mistook the couple for a prostitute and client Thursday when they were seen showing affection in public, the report says.

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Denzel Washington wants to play James Bond

Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington is being added to the list of potential candidates who may portray the smooth, charming, debonair James Bond.

The possibility of a black actor playing the role of James Bond is not a new one, with fans having considered the idea for many years now.

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One bar of soap at a time – Part 1


After a long day at work, there is nothing like a hot bath or shower to release the stresses of the day. Various scented shower gels, bubble baths, and bar soaps are all choices at our fingertips to assist in our relaxation. But rarely do we find any bath products that assist in skin moisturizing or acne breakouts without the smell coming across as medicinal.

Kimeli Wade is a go-getter who has found her niche in the soap industry. The bars are uniquely designed and the smell is wonderful. I was taken aback to hear some of the skin soothing effects of the products. This week, Wade shares her journey with us.

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All the Ray wrongs

Ray Rice

Maybe you’ve heard and/or used the words “out of context” more times than you’re able to remember. The act of taking something “out of context” is usually applicable to some kind of conversational or verbal discourse. However, like conversation, when something is being communicated visually via today’s eye-in-the-sky technology, strong contextual elements are established.

As it relates to former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice’s and the NFL’s Roger Goodell’s actions, for most of us, the context we were given was strong and wrong.

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* Classic Music Festival
7:30pm | Landers Center

* Classic Comedy Jam
8pm | Orpheum Theatre

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