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Everyone told you not to look directly at the eclipse yesterday without special glasses.  Did you do it anyway?

  • 7:03 am Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 by Estee

According to Google, right after the eclipse, TONS of people were worried that it messed them up.  Searches for things like “seeing spots” . . . “eyes hurt” . . . and “accidentally look at eclipse” skyrocketed yesterday after it was over.

So . . . how do you know if you REALLY might’ve hurt your vision and you’re not just being paranoid?  If you experienced any of these symptoms last night or you still have them today, you might want to see an eye doctor . . .

1.  Blurry vision.

2.  A blind spot in one or both of your eyes.

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It looks like Eminem will take a BIG loss on a mansion he owned in Michigan

  • 6:36 am Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 by Estee

He listed the house for $2 million . . . but 14 years ago, he bought it for $4.75 million, more than twice the current asking price.

If you’re interested in buying low on it, it’s 17,000 square feet, with six bedrooms and nine-and-a-half bathrooms. It was built in 1986, and is on almost six acres in the Detroit suburb of Rochester Hills.  It has tennis courts, a waterfall pool with a spa, an entertainment cabana, and a guest house.

Playboi Carti’s “Yo Pierre” line came from…

  • 9:09 am Thursday, August 10th, 2017 by djnailz

Playboi Carti is one of hip hop’s hottest young rappers coming up. His joint “Magnolia” caught people’s attention with the big sound and sound bite that says “Yo Pierre you wanna come out here?” This left many people trying to find out where the sample came from. Look no further.

Press Conference Held, Woman Who Claims Usher Gave Her Herpes

  • 6:35 am Tuesday, August 8th, 2017 by Estee

One of three new people who are accusing Usher of exposing them to the herpes virus held a press conference yesterday along with her lawyer.

Quantasia Sharpton says Usher picked her out at a concert and had sex with her without telling her that he had the STD.  She does NOT have herpes, but apparently, one of the other two DOES.

And one of those two is a MAN, who allegedly had some oral escapades with Usher.  An attorney representing all three of them says even MORE people have contacted her . . . so we could see more lawsuits.

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Rick Ross Apologizes After Saying He Doesn’t Sign Females Bc He’d Just Have Sex With Them

  • 6:35 am Friday, July 28th, 2017 by Estee

Rick Ross made a mistake when he said that he hadn’t signed any female artists to his label because he’d just end up having sex with them.

He issued an apology yesterday saying it was “insensitive,” and he added, “[It’s] a mistake I regret.  I hope to use my mistake, my platform, and the community to create positive discussion to implement change on a very important issue.

“Respect for the ones who stand up to say ‘Hey, that isn’t right.’  Now it’s time to accept responsibility and all do better.”  That’s the GOOD part.  He also said, quote, “My comment is not [More]

Jay-Z Might Be Leaving $1 Million a Week on the Table

  • 7:41 am Tuesday, July 25th, 2017 by Estee

Billboard.com claims JAY-Z could be leaving “up to $1 million a week” on the table by not allowing his new album “4:44” on Spotify.  And while that’s a LOT of money . . . it might be worth MORE to Jay and his streaming service Tidal if he takes the hit.

Plus, he’s second on “Forbes” magazine’s list of the World’s Richest Rappers, with an estimated net worth of $810 million . . . just $10 million behind DIDDY.  So, it’s not like he’s struggling to make ends meet.

Am I the only one who thought Michael Phelps was really going to race against a Great White Shark?

  • 6:27 am Monday, July 24th, 2017 by Estee

Technically, nobody really SAID Phelps would be swimming anywhere near a shark . . . but the advertising did try to make people think that.

In reality, the whole thing was SIMULATED.  They apparently timed some sharks:  A great white, a hammerhead, and a reef shark.  Then they SIMULATED the races, with Phelps going against computer-animated sharks.

Phelps actually DID race in the ocean though, so at least there was that.  But that wasn’t quite enough for many, many unsatisfied viewers.

As for the results, he beat the reef shark, but he got crushed by the hammerhead, and he lost to the [More]

DMX jokes that he’s definitely NOT a role model

  • 7:54 am Monday, July 17th, 2017 by Estee

DMX was released from jail in New York last Friday after pleading not guilty to 14 counts of tax evasion.  He’s accused of hiding two years’ worth of earnings from the IRS, and he could be on the hook for $1.7 million in back taxes, and facing up to 44 YEARS in prison.

He addressed it at a festival in Brooklyn on Saturday, and joked that he’s definitely NOT a role model.  But he said this whole thing has brought him closer to God.

Did Nicki Minaj just hint that she is pregnant?

  • 10:47 am Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 by djnailz

Nicki Minaj sent her Barbz in a frenzy from a post she made on Twitter and Instagram!

The Rake It Up rapper also posted a baby bottle in her Instgram post’s caption which led more to believe she is confirming she’s with child.

#RakeItUp has been the #1 most added record on urban radio for 2 weeks in a row. #SwishSwish is the #1 record on Billboard's Dance/Club chart 🍼 cc: [ @yogottikom ] [ @katyperry ] 💛

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