Category: Of Interest

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Reading Rainbow Kickstarter Campaign Ranks Among Top 5

LeVar Burton’s Reading Rainbow crowdfunding campaign is now in the top five most successful Kickstarter projects of all time, and receiving the latest round of support from unexpected sources – the top four highest earning campaigns ever. Pebble, OUYA, Pono…

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Morgan Freeman to Narrate new Mona Lisa Film

Morgan Freeman will narrate a new feature-length doc-drama about Leonardo’s “Mona Lisa” portrait, entitled The Mona Lisa Myth. The actor, who won an Academy Award for Million Dollar Baby (2005), has previously narrated a number of successful films, including March…

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Two Men Encounter a Black Bear during Workout (vid)

I was just reading if this happens you should NEVER run but act like you are challenging the bear and scream at him. I like the way they handled it better.

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Black Mayors Sidetracked, Accused and even Arrested for “Kickbacks, Scandal, Corruption”

Several Black Mayors have had their day in court over accusations of scandal, bribery, tax evasion, corruption and more… here is a list of those mayors (and not all of them) and what they were charged with…(click “Next” above or…

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6 Million Americans Enrolling in Health Care is a Milestone

Today the White House reported that more than 6 million people have signed up for private health plans through the state and federal exchanges. DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz released the following statement: “Today we reached an important milestone –…

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Why Commercial News Should Be More Careful (hilarious vid NSFW)

I’ve seen this video pop up in several places for a few day but then suddenly realized the host, Tyler Durden, telling the story is using the iPad. Is this HIS iPad and worse yet are these his images? If…

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DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Statement on Contraception Benefit Cases

As the U.S. Supreme Court begins hearing oral arguments today in the cases of Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores Inc. and Conestoga Wood Specialties Corp. v. Sebelius, DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz released the following statement: “No woman should have…

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Could Ed O’Bannon’s Lawsuit Shatter NCAA Sports?

Five years since its inception, the O’Bannon vs. NCAA lawsuit — alleging the NCAA and its member schools sold the images and likenesses of former college athletes in violation of antitrust laws — is going to trial. Ed O’Bannon, the…

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Peep the Latest Spiderman Trailer

In The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Peter Parker discovers his father, Richard, attempted to stop Oscorp Industries from abusing his scientific research before his disappearance. As Peter investigates, his path crosses with Harry Osborn, son of Oscorp’s mysterious CEO. Meanwhile, Peter…

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Florida Sheriff’s Controversial Stance on Stand Your Ground Law

Sheriff Scott Israel is the most outspoken sheriff in Florida when it comes to changing the “Stand Your Ground” law. It’s really a shame that he is considered the Sheriff with the controversial opinion of the law being that he…

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The James Brown Biopic is Coming Soon: Peep the “Get On Up” Trailer

In his follow-up to the four-time Academy Award nominated blockbuster The Help, Tate Taylor directs 42’s Chadwick Boseman as James Brown in Get on Up. Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, the film will give…

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NBA Duel of the Week: Kevin Durant and James Harden Go at It

Kevin Durant and the Thunder got the better of James Harden and the Rockets as they finished with 42 and 28 points respectively. Kevin Durant is apparently trying to win the league MVP this year and Harden isn’t half stepping…

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Soundwall Unveils Artwork That Plays Music Wirelessly

Innovation in technology for consumer products continues to improve the way we interact with our environments. Soundwall enhances that experience even further, by combining beautiful art with a hi-fidelity, self-contained speaker system. Essentially, it is artwork that hangs on your…

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BOYS2MEN HOME & SANCTUARY FOR YOUTH HOSTS FIRST ANNUAL FUTURE LEADERS COLLEGE & CAREER FAIR

Boys2Men will partner with local Georgia colleges and universities recruiters to host their first annual “Future Leaders” College and Career Fair, an event that will give local students a resource guide to a brighter future. This event will take place…

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Owner of the Detroit Lions, William Clay Ford Dies

Radio Facts is sad to report the death of the owner of the Detroit Lions, William Clay For. Ford died from pneumonia at the age of 88. William Clay Ford truly represented the last of legacy as the last surviving…

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Things There are Fewer of Than GOP Repeal Votes

House Republicans voted for the 50th time to undermine the Affordable Care Act. 50 times! This obstructive vote simply reiterates that the GOP’s health care plan for America is to get rid of the law and take away health care…