President Barack Obama final job ratings skyrockets to 60%

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President Obama’s final presidential poll at CNN/ORC gives him his second highest approval rating since his first days in office in 2009. The President will be ending his storied and historical tenure with a whopping 60%, according to their research. Only two other Presidents will have a higher final job approval ratings than Obama; Clinton and Reagan. They ended the tenures with 66% and 68%

Category: politics

How massive will Hidden Figures’ final box office tally be?

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How much money will Hidden Figures end up grossing at the Box office? So far the film about three pioneering scientists at NASA in it’s early years has grossed more than $65 million US. Is $120 to $150 million  possible? That would be an insane final gross range for a film that only cost $25 million to produce. Some websites are putting the movie’s final

Category: movies

Is Kylie Bunbury’s critically acclaimed Fox series Pitch coming back for season 2?

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Kylie Bunbury’ s Pitch started off it’s debut season with some respectable ratings but  has since slipped – somewhat – in audience viewership. Now some are questioning the show’s future, especially since Fox hasn’t committed to ordering more episodes. The show is a major hit with the critics, it has 93% ratings on Rotten tomatoes and 8.2/10 on Tv.com. The audience the show has retained

Category: entertainment

Last Man To Walk On The Moon Gene Cernan Died today

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Gene Cernan was the last human being to walk on the surface of the moon and now the Apollo era astronaut is gone. He was 82 years old. Along with Neil Armstrong – the first man on the moon – Cernan was regarded as one of the original heroes and pioneers of America’s space program. There is real resurgence in the history and nostalgia for the

Category: technology

Tiffany Haddish from the Carmichael Show is our model of the day

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Tiffany Sarac Haddish is multi-talented; she is a comedian, actress, and dancer. The Carmichael Show star is not quite a household name, yet. Tiffany is primarily known for her character (Nekeisha) on the hit NBC half hour series The Carmichael Show, where she is the sassy sister in law to Jerrod Carmichael. The screen brightens that much more when she enters each frame of a

Category: entertainment

Donald Trump has the worst pre-inauguration approval in history

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President-elect Donald Trump now has the dubious distinction of having one the worst pre-inauguration approval ratings from the American people; ever! This according to the well respected pollsters at Gallup. In fact in their poll of diverse sample of people before Donald’s inauguration found that he gets a dismal 55% unfavorable rating versus 40% favorable. Is Donald Trump the worst President-elect ever? In contrast, then

Category: politics

Taraji P. Henson is about to be an assassin

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It’s Taraji P. Henson’s world, we just live in it. The talented actress will follow up her blockbuster Hidden Figures with a new movie where she’ll be playing an assassin for hire. The Empire star is set to star in new film called Proud Mary,  production wil begin in April in Boston, Mass. According to Deadline.com – “John Stewart Newman and Christian Swegal wrote the

Category: movies

These two men are richer than 11 million Canadians, combined.

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Canada being apart of the G8 (Group of 8 major industrialized countries) means the country and its population of 35 million should be amongst the world’s wealthiest. How is it possible then that only 2 individuals are richer than the bottom 30% of this rich nation’s population. Yes, these two men – David Thomson (Net worth $28 billion) and Galen Weston Sr. (Net worth $9 billion)

Category: business economy

Who is Rob Schneider? Check Adam Sandler’s coattails.

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So many people have shown their true colors since the election of Donald Drumpf it’s now hard to keep up. Jim Brown, Kanye West, Steve Harvey, Martin Luther King Jr.’s son and the list goes on. Now add a 90’s hack of a comedian – the term comedian is used very loosely here since this guy’s been bombing down cinemas for years – Rob Schneider. Where has

Category: opinion

The website Theroot says First Lady Michelle Obama was too good for America, are they right?

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She served a mostly adoring public but the backlash Michelle Obama faced was inescapable and at times downright deplorable. Theroot.com headline story asks if the First Lady may been more than the US deserves. Click here to read the full story at the Theroot.comRelated articles across the web ‘I hope I’ve made you proud,’ Michelle Obama gives final speech as FLOTUS Michelle Obama makes her final

Category: opinion

Politcian who grabbed woman’s groin was motivated by Trump’s example

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71 year old politician Christopher von Keyserling –  a Republican who has been a representitive of Greenwich, Connecticut since 1985 grabbed a woman’s private area. According to News21 … Police would not provide further details, but von Keyserling’s attorney, Phil Russell, says his client was accused of inappropriately touching a woman in a workplace setting. He also calls the allegations outrageous. “Von Keyserling playfully gave

Category: politics

Janelle Monáe is our model of the day

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Janelle Monáe Robinson, is more wildly known as Janelle Monáe, she is a singer, songwriter, actress, and model signed to her own company (Wondaland Arts Society), and Atlantic Records. Janelle has been making waves for years in the entertainment field since bursting on the scene as a young Puff Daddy protege’. She wisely emerged from his shadows though. Miss Monae’ is currently getting widespread praise for

Category: art

Hidden Figures number 1 again at the box office

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The movie about three non-conforming and pioneering black female scientists keeps the number slot of the boxoffice. So far the film has banked more than $60 million US in movie receipts. That huge haul is impressive considering the film only cost $25 million to produce – Pharrell Williams is on the movie soundtrack, he is also a producer. The movie chronicles the stories of three black

Category: movies

Don’t shame Jennifer Holliday alone, black people should get some of the blame

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Dreamgirls star Jennifer Holliday won’t be performing at the Donald Trump inauguration after all. The singer’s camp hasn’t released an official statement to explain her apparent reversal in commitment to perform. Many in the black and LGBT community took major offense to Holliday’s rumored acceptance of the gig. The blaming and shaming shouldn’t be aimed only at her though, in my opinion. The Black community

Category: music opinion

Hidden Figures, a film that not many saw coming is set to repeat it’s chart topping run again at the Box office

2 years ago by

The film about three black female scientists at Nasa in the 1960’s is set to top the North American Box office again. Hidden Figures is a movie biography of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe) is expected to bring as much as $25.5 million over the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Watch the trailer below.

Category: entertainment

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