When Denzel Washington accepted his Best Actor Oscar in 2002 for his role in Training Day, he became the second African-American male ever to receive the honor (after Sidney Poitier, who won for 1963′s Lilies of the Field).
- Oscar nominations shoot down Hollywood’s black swans (guardian.co.uk)
- 18 reviews of Training Day (rateitall.com)
- 2011: The Year Of Oscar Snubs (npr.org)
- Breaking Down the $20M Denzel Was Paid for Unstoppable (seattlepi.com)
Robert Townsend Partners in Crime – ‘The Bold,The Black,The Beautiful’
Egyptian Revolution – We Are Anonymous
- Vodafone: Egypt forced us to send text messages (seattletimes.nwsource.com)
- Did the Egyptian military use indifference as a power grab? (shortformblog.com)
- Egypt protests: Five world leaders jump into the fray (csmonitor.com)
- President Mubarak’s declaration not to run for re-election unmoved Egyptian Protesters (genzpad.com)
- Egypt protests: Hillary Clinton’s statement in full (telegraph.co.uk)
Original Song by Louis Jordan (1944)
- Academy Award Fashion: What We Predict Actresses Will Wear to the Oscars (thegloss.com)
- “Get Ready For The Whitest Oscars In A Decade” and related posts (indypendent.org)
How can you see it? Well, Nike has made that VERY easy. The film, in it’s entirety, will be streamed LIVE from Nike Basketball’s Facebook page.
Quote the Celeb: ‘Ya know, they say that TV will rot your brain. That’s absurd. It only softens the brain like a ripe banana.’ -Alec Baldwin
Hulu‘s Superbowl Commercial – 60sec (HD)
Last Friday was Black Friday to brick and mortar retailers. The nickname comes from the fact that this one day will often put unprofitable stores into the black (profit) for the year. Now that Black Weekend is over, here arrives Cyber Monday. The Monday after Thanksgiving, is traditionally the busiest day of the year for online shoppers.
Get YOSEXI On! The YOSEXI T-shirt is 100% cotton.
Best Cyber Monday Deals 2010!
Tune In2 YOSEXI (videos/pics): 2010 American Music Awards – Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Usher, Dirty Money Perform – Check the Winners List
Rihanna got the Soul/R&B Female Artist award and also performed a medley of hits for the show’s opening. Country favorite Swift took home the Best Country Female Artist award.
Other big winners at the AMAs included, Lady Gaga for Best Pop/Rock Female Artist, Usher for Best Soul/R&B MaleArtist, and Best Soul/R&B Album, Eminem for Best Rap/Hip-Hop Male Artist and Best Rap/Hip-Hop Album and Shakira for Best Latin Artist.
Check out the full list of trophy winners:
Favourite Soul/R&B Album: Usher, Raymond v. Raymond
Favourite Pop Rock Band/Duo/Group: The Black Eyed Peas
Favourite Country Female Artist: Taylor Swift
Favourite Latin Music Artist: Shakira
Favourite Soul/R&B Female Artist: Rihanna
Favourite Country Male Artist: Brad Paisley
Favorite Breakthrough Artist: Justin Bieber
Favourite Pop/Rock Male Artist: Justin Bieber
Favourite Country Band/Duo/Group: Lady Antebellum
Favourite Alternative Rock Music Artist: Muse
Favourite Adult Contemporary Music Artist: Michael Bublé
Favourite Soul/R&B Male Artist: Usher
Favourite Artist of the Year: Justin Bieber
Favourite Country Album: Carrie Underwood, Play On
Favourite Rap/Hip-Hop Male Artist: Eminem
Favourite Pop/Rock Album: Justin Bieber, My World 2.0
- Justin Bieber triumphs at American Music awards (guardian.co.uk)
- Winners of the American Music Awards (seattletimes.nwsource.com)
- 2010 ‘American Music Awards’ Winners Announced (tvbythenumbers.zap2it.com)
- Justin Bieber sweeps American Music Awards (canada.com)
- Eminem, Justin Bieber win American Music Awards (canada.com)
The saga continues with “Family Guy: It’s A Trap!” – arriving exclusively on Blu-ray and DVD December 21 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. In the third installment of the hilarious Star Wars satire – following 2005’s “Family Guy: Blue Harvest” and last year’s “Family Guy: Something, Something, Something Dark Side“ – the Griffins reprise their intergalactic roles in an outrageous retelling of Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi. www.mediaconnectiononline.com
Martin, Beauty and the Beast Part 1
Martin, Beauty and the Beast Part 2