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  • The Scourged Back: This slave named Gordon ran for 80 miles to join the Union Forces in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in March 1863. This famous photo of the welts on his badly “scourged back” was taken while he was being fitted for a uniform.

    McGraw-Hill and Texas Rewrite Black American History and It’s a Damn Lie

    The State of Texas is the perfect example of revisionists trying to erase our history. We cannot allow that to happen. We will not allow it!

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    This Grandma is ‘Really Ashamed’ of Drake and Future’s ‘Jumpman’ Lyrics [Video]

    Grandma reads the lyrics to “Jumpman,” the new single on Drake and Future’s mixtape “What A Time To Be Alive” and is hilariously confused.

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    Death Of BET Employee In Fatal Butt Injection Ruled A Homicide

    Kelly Mayhew’s death following botched butt injection in Queens is ruled a homicide.

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    Parents Storm Locker Room to Beat Up Rival Team’s Players (Report)

    These parents’ son got kicked in the head, so they decided to take matters in their own hands after the game.

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    Forget About Guitar Hero and Learn To Play The Real Guitar!

    We love playing Guitar Hero as much as the next gamer, but it’s time to stop pressing buttons and learn how to play the real thing. Let us help point you in the right direction.

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    My Little Pony: Equestria Girls: Friendship Games Review

    At the end of “My Little Pony: Equestria Girls: Friendship Games” every adult and child will be asking themselves this question, “How will you release your magic?”

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    2 Men Dressed as Rick James and “Super Fly” Rob a Bank

    Rick James and “Super Fly” are on the run after robbing a bank in Indianapolis.

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    Why These New Notebook Computers Are Perfect For Your Latest Start-Up

    While it may seem like delaying the purchase of new technology is a financially responsible option, the notebook computer has established itself as an essential business tool that you can’t ignore.

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    Selfies Have Killed More People This Year Than Shark Attacks

    Taking a selfie can be dangerous to your health. So please use that selfie-stick responsibly.

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    Ben Carson’s Muslim Comments Result in Increased Donations

    Despite Ben Carson’s controversial comments regarding Muslims, it doesn’t seem to have hurt his campaign’s pockets.

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    Hajj Stampede Tragedy: At Least 717 Killed Near Mecca [Video]

    A stampede at one of the last rituals of the Hajj, the annual Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, kills at least 717 people.

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    Kenan and Kel Reunite for ‘Good Burger’ Skit on ‘Tonight Show’ [Video]

    Once inseparable, Kenan and Kel reunited and appeared on screen together last night for the first time in 10 years.

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    Snoop Dogg and Ted Chung Unveil Cannabis Media Platform, Merry Jane at Tech Crunch Disrupt

    Snoop Dogg’s is starting today to allow access to 420 users per day.

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    The Helix Cuff: Q&A with CEO and Creator Angela Pan

    Meet Helix, the world’s first wearable cuff with stereo Bluetooth headphones, that functions as a sleek bracelet when not in use.

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    Ta-Nehisi Coates to Write Black Panther Comic for Marvel

    Marvel taps one of the country’s top writers about race to write an upcoming Black Panther comic book series.

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    Viola Davis Delivers Powerful Emmys Acceptance Speech Quoting Harriet Tubman

    Viola Davis gave a heartwarming acceptance speech during last night’s Emmys.

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    Is Nicki Minaj Jealous of Serena Williams and Drake’s Relationship?

    Nicki Minaj is no stranger to shade but I hope that she wouldn’t be this petty. I’m totally here for Serena Williams and Drake.

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    18 Thoughts I Had While Watching ‘The Perfect Guy’

    “Michael Ealy is so dreamy, he makes me forget that his character is a psychopath.”

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    My (Not So) Bold NFL Predictions For the 2015 Season

    The 2015 NFL season kicks off tonight with the defending Super Bowl champions hosting the Pittsburgh Steelers. To celebrate the game, we’ve got 2015 NFL Predictions that are sure to be accurate, with the Steelers and Cowboys facing off in SB 50.

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    Religion, Idiots and The American Dream

    There’s nothing worse than standing behind the facade of religion and being a jackass. This country is going to hell in a handbasket.