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Homegrown Terrorism: Nine Dead In Church Shooting In Charleston, S.C.!

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“I have to do it. You rape all women and you taking over our country and you have to go”.

 

Those were the words of the white suspect who went into the historical Emanuel AME Black Church approximately 9:00 PM and opened fire on unsuspecting church members during bible study. 

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On The Gram: 20 Of The Funniest Memes From President Obama’s State Of The Union Address…

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Last night, President Barack Obama gave a compelling State Of The Union Address as he addressed the nation with all he has in store for 2015.
Unemployment is at an all time low, our troops are finally home and affordable healthcare has officially kicked in for millions of americans. Let’s just say, Obama has done an amazing year as his second term nears it’s end. As is the tradion with social media, a series of memes commemorating the highs and lows of #SOTU appeared and we found the 20 best ones … you ready? #LETSGO

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Music Videos

New Video Premiere: Gary Clark Jr. “Numb”

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Gary Clark JR. sings about the downside of love in his new visual for “Numb” off his debut album Blak and Blu. It’s easy to see why he is drawing comparisons to the late great Jimi Hendrix with his guitar skills and voice. Gary Clark Jr. also played for President Barack Obama at the white house, opened up for The Rolling Stones, impressed music’s royal couple Beyonce and Jay-Z at the Made in America music festival and played with Alicia Keys and Maxwell for their “Fire We Make” duet. He has also performed with the legendary roots band and you can catch him at their 6th Annual Roots Picnic June 1st. Step into Gary Clark Jr’s visual for “Numb” below.

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FLY LIGHTS

Fly Photo Of The Day: President Obama Gets Little Homie Love ….

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We just couldn’t resist posting this picture of President Barack Obama as he holds 3-year Terrell Anderson of Detroit. Terrell is a relative of Civil Rights game changer, Rosa Parks after a statue unveiling ceremony for the civil rights activist at the  Nation’s Capitol in Statuary Hall.

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The Daily Word

The Daily Word: Beyonce’s Gets Ready To Deliver The National Anthem For 2013 Inauguration Ceremony (Audio)…

Today, King Bey is set to grace the steps of the Nation’s Capitol to sing the National Anthem for President Obama‘s Inauguration.

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Mag Covers: President Obama x Usher x Mary J. & More….

Our favorite, President Obama covers the October 15, 2010 issue of Rolling Stone. Rolling Stone had interviewed Barack Obama twice before, both times aboard his campaign plane — first in June 2008, a few days after he won the Democratic nomination, and again that October, a month before his election.

During the hour and a quarter conversation with Presient Obama, several questions were asked including this one…

When you came into office, you felt you would be able to work with the other side. When did you realize that the Republicans had abandoned any real effort to work with you and create bipartisan policy?

Well, I’ll tell you that given the state of the economy during my transition, between my election and being sworn in, our working assumption was that everybody was going to want to pull together, because there was a sizable chance that we could have a financial meltdown and the entire country could plunge into a depression. So we had to work very rapidly to try to create a combination of measures that would stop the free-fall and cauterize the job loss.

Check out more of the interview at Rolling Stone!

More of Usher, Nia Long, Taraji P. Henson Samuel L. Jackson & Mary J. Blige after the jump…