Last week, we reported that Marissa Alexander was finally being released from prison… On a recent appearance on the Melissa Harris Perry show, Marissa spoke about parenting from jail, how she’s doing now that she’s home with her children and what people can do to ensure that people like her, first time offenders who didn’t injure or kill anyone, don’t end up serving unwarranted time in jail, away from their children and wasting taxpayer money.
Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner?: Millennials’ Choice Of Guests Are All Successful African-Americans
Fusion conducted a poll of which celebrities or politicians millennials of all races (ages 18-34) would want to invite to dinner. The top three choices were surprisingly all African American : Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey and Beyoncé. In the report, President Obama received 11 percent of the millennial vote, Oprah Winfrey came in at second at three percent and Yoncé in third with two percent.
The Weeknd Drops Seductive Track “Where You Belong”
The minds behind the Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack have clearly taken a liking to The Weeknd’s melancholic sound, as the singer-songwriter’s second contribution, “Where You Belong,” arrives today. The track follows “Earned It” and its accompanying NSFW treatment. Here, The Weeknd croons seductive lyrics about controlling his lover. Per the novel that inspired the film, it’s best to let your imagination do the work when contextualizing the sexual tone in his words.
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