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Morehouse Student’s Viral Video Leads Him To ‘Sesame Street’

[ad_1] Source: MANDEL NGAN / GettyThese days, going viral is the best recommendation you can have for certain  jobs.Morehouse College sophomore, Julien Turner, whose extra credit assignment (XY Cell Life) did numbers on the Internet, is now reaping the benefits of his viral success. According to reports, Turner and his younger brother have just landed a deal with “Sesame Street”.Congrats to Julien and Justin. And to think that it all started from one little extra credit assignment that went viral. Hit the flip to refresh your memory. [ad_2] Source link ...

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Little Known Black History Fact: ‘Cleopatra Jones’ Reboot

[ad_1] The early ’70’s ushered in the era of “Blaxploitation,” which moved Black actors and actresses to the forefront in films. While this moment of Black cinema was short-lived, the 1973 classic Cleopatra Jones starring the late Tamara Dobson was among the standouts and will see a 21st Century reboot in the near future. Dobson, a Baltimore native and model who found fame in New York working with top fashion magazines and brands, starred in the role of the globetrotting supermodel who moonlighted as a skilled secret agent. Filmed with an impressive for its time $3.25 million budget, the various locales used...

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DMX Pleads Guilty To Tax Fraud

[ad_1] (AP Photo/Larry Neumeister) NEW YORK (AP) — Rapper DMX pleaded guilty to tax fraud Thursday, admitting he concealed millions of dollars in revenue to dodge $1.7 million in taxes he’d otherwise owe. DMX, also known as Earl Simmons, faces up to five years in prison when he is sentenced in Manhattan federal court. Judge Jed Rakoff set sentencing for March 29, though the date is likely to be postponed as DMX continues rehabilitation for drug and alcohol issues. The 46-year-old hip-hop artist and actor was arrested last summer. In a release, acting U.S. Attorney Joon Kim said DMX evaded the Internal Revenue Service...

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Senate Trying To Figure Best Way To Package Tax Deal

[ad_1]   (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans weighed scaling back the tax cuts in their massive package to secure crucial support as congressional analysts said Thursday the legislation would add $1 trillion to the nation’s debt over the next decade. Republicans were making major changes to the bill up to the last minute, including one that would roll back some of the tax cuts after six years to appease deficit hawks. The first revamp of the tax code in three decades — a top political priority of President Donald Trump — would affect nearly every American and business. The scramble...

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Mexican Man Not Guilty In San Francisco Killing

[ad_1] (San Francisco Police Department via AP, File) SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A jury on Thursday found a Mexican man not guilty in the killing of a woman on a San Francisco pier that touched off a fierce national immigration debate two years ago, rejecting possible charges ranging from involuntary manslaughter to first-degree murder. The shooting of Kate Steinle came during the presidential primary campaign in 2015 and was used by then-candidate Donald Trump to push for a wall on the Mexican border. “From Day 1 this case was used as a means to foment hate, to foment division and to foment a...

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Vice fires three employees amid investigations into sexual harassment

[ad_1] Vice Media fired three employees on Thursday amid a probe into sexual harassment and improper workplace conduct, according to a memo obtained by CNNMoney. Vice did not name the employees. But the company said "the conduct of these employees ranged from verbal and sexual harassment to other behavior that is inconsistent with our policies, our values, and the way in which we believe colleagues should work together." Susan Tohyama, who joined Vice as the company's first global human resources officer four weeks ago, said in a memo to staffers that her...

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The Growing List Of Men Accused Of Sexual Harassment

[ad_1] (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) NEW YORK (AP) — Since The New York Times published allegations of sexual harassment and assault against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein in October, multiple men in entertainment, media and politics in the U.S. and beyond have faced allegations ranging from inappropriate behavior to forced sexual misconduct to rape. This week, allegations against “Today” show host Matt Lauer and humorist Garrison Keillor led to their prompt dismissals, while music mogul Russell Simmons stepped down from the companies he founded after a second allegation of sexual misconduct. To be sure, prominent men have faced sexual misconduct claims before. But...

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Creating Secure Bitcoin Paper Wallets

This video details creating Bitcoin paper wallets securely for cold storage and prepare for the UASF-BIP148 soft fork coming August 1, 2017. This howto will guide you through creating a bootable Live Linux distribution that doesn't install to a computer and allow you to generate paper wallets securely for cold storage offline. Download Ubuntu Linux: https://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop Offline bitcoin paper wallet generator: https://www.bitaddress.org Find me on Steemit: https://steemit.com/@alexwyn Find me on Twitter: https://twitter.com/@realblockandkey Find me on Vidme: https://vid.me/Alexwyn Subscribe, like, share. All trolls welcome!! :) source...

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