BDR Is Salty About Jay-Z’s AEG Casino Partnership, Meanwhile He’s Plotting A New Comedy Series

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Russell Simmons, who made history with his groundbreaking HBO comedy series Def Comedy Jam, is planning on making people laugh once again with a new comedy series.

The untitled series reunites the partnership of Simmons and Def Jam producer Stan Lathan and also serves as a platform for undiscovered comedians to get their shine.

“Def Comedy Jam made a significant contribution to American pop culture by introducing so many superstars,” Simmons noted. “Now with Comedy Central as our new partner, we’re poised to present the next generation of star talent.”

The series which is scheduled to air on Comedy Central this summer will be hosted by JB Smoove, of Curb Your Enthusiasm fame and DJ Cassidy will provide music.

Although Russell plans to make people laugh with his new project, some people are upset about the statement that he made yesterday (February 24) in regards to the scandal that surrounds Jay-Z and New York Governor Paterson.

According to an interview with the New York Post, Russell Simmons says that “the deal wasn’t the best deal for the people.”

Simmons said the firm he advises — Penn National Gaming — and not AEG, should have won the contract to operate 4,500 video-lottery terminals at the faded horse racing facility.

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  • sugar

    i dont know but because of what he did to chris brown i just dont like jay anymore,….. i mean chris was wrong but why block him from getting his daily bread? wtf

  • moneymagnet

    Russell Simmons is a house n/i/g/g/e/r if i ever SAW ONE! Shouldn’t he be heading to the local nursing home.

  • Candid Canuck

    all money, no creativity… that’s the curse of the corporate machine

  • always knew

    lol ya’ll are crazy…

    I don’t support Russell..

    He is not a supporter of the community..

    Sold out long ago..What’s the surprise?

    I’m not mad. Just a fact….

  • always knew

    He hates the blk community…

    Takes money from the blks (only idiots who will buy his clothes).. then gives it to whts…

    dates wht, spends wht, acts wht, guess what?

    leave Russ alone…stop supporting all



  • always knew

    2/25/10, 20:03:pm
    Russell Simmons is a house n/i/g/g/l/e/t/t if i ever SAW ONE! Shouldn’t he be heading to the local nursing home

  • Truth-is-Truth

    Russell don’t want no Nubian women or any women for that matter. He wants a nice a@@holle to climb up in. He is gayer than Peter Pan on ice skates. And no, he don’t like Black people. Our people should definately stop buying his shyt. You know white people aint buyint that garbage.

    YALL WAKE THE FVCH UP, THESE ENTERTAINERS COULD care LESS THAN 2 CENT ABOUT US. You see who they marry when they start earning in the millions. They are the white fa@@ot Jew house ni@@as.

    Gay Z been sold out to the powers that be. What I don’t understand is how you can have all that damn money and see your people out on the street starving and you refuse to help them. Screeew all of them

  • susie56

    Who cares!!! My boyfriend thinks the same with me. He- is eight years older than me, lol. We met online at- A g e m i n g le @ c.o..m a nice and free place for Younger- Women and Older Men, or Older Women and Younger Men, to- interact with each other. Maybe you wanna check out or- tell your friends.

  • Well Alright.......

    If I were Russell, I would be thanking God that I wasn’t in bed with Jay-Z and Gov. Patterson, on that Casino deal. The Feds are investigating Jay and Patterson about that Casino deal.

  • Well Alright.......

    It was just reported that Gov. Patterson has now decided to not re-election.

  • Well Alright.......

    oops!**seek re-election***

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