Last night, Amber Rose was eliminated from “Dancing With The Stars.” In an interview with E! News, she explained that the decision to participate in the competition might not have been the best one for her. Rose said that on Monday, she knew that it would be her last time performing.
“Tonight I felt it. Tonight I prepared myself, honestly, because if I didn’t prepare myself I would’ve seriously been crying right now.”
“Bawling” her partner, Maksim Chmerkovskiy interjected. Rose agreed.
“Bawling. I’m probably going to go to my trailer and cry after this.” The two received a 28 out of 30 on their last performance, a Cha-cha. But the American public wasn’t convinced.
MacArthur Genius Poet Claudia Rankine Is Spending $625k To Study Whiteness
When award-winning author and poet Claudia Rankine was recently awarded $625,000 from the prestigious MacArthur genius grant she announced she was going to use the thousands to study whiteness. This, needless to say, stirred up lots of curiosity and questions. But according to Rankine, only by studying whiteness will we get to the roots of racism in America. She said, “It’s important that people begin to understand that whiteness is not inevitable, and that white dominance is not inevitable.”
Common To Produce 90s Rapper TV Comedy ’93 Til Infinity
Common has signed on produce a new television series about the struggles of a fading 90s rapper.
Common is entering the television game as an executive producer for a new show called ’93 Til Infinity.
According to OkayPlayer, the show will be about a popular Black rapper from the 1990s who is struggling to find his way in the present day. As he tries to figure out what he’s going to do with the rest of his life, which includes handling family responsibilities, he reconnects with his White best friend from middle school and finds some much needed normalcy.
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