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Jay Smooth Gives Chris Brown a History Lesson

Jay Smooth Gives Chris Brown a History Lesson

There has been A LOT of commentary after Chris Brown “got his frustration out” on Good Morning America this week. After his interview with Robin Roberts — where I personally feel she should have moved on — the entertainer threw what I like to call “a mantrum” which caused a bit of property damage on ABC’s set. On 106th & Park, he explained that he agreed on some talking-points and during the interview, the agenda changed.

JobFox: Fastest Growing Job Site SCAM in America

JobFox: Fastest Growing Job Site SCAM in America

You are searching for a job in a painfully slow economy and using all outlets available — job boards, newspapers, networking, etc. You stumble onto yet another job site where you create a login and even input all of your resume information for the 100th time. This process can easily take up 45 mins to an hour of your time and a full day’s worth of work if you are really committed.

Spokeo: Making Social Media Creepy

Spokeo: Making Social Media Creepy

Someone was bound to create a tool like this and how surprised can we really be? Facebook’s made it clear that forcing people to opt-out of a service works better than asking them to opt-in. While we all should know by now that very little of our information is private and whatever you post on your social networks is technically public, Spokeo goes too far. My friend @honoraire posted this on Facebook warning all of her friends…

The “Black Hair” Issue

The “Black Hair” Issue

Essence Magazine recently posted an article that showcased the opinions of several Black American men who gave their preferences on women and hair. While some only cared that a woman looks nice, most had a lot of thoughts on what they prefer.