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Jay-Z giving free concerts for Obama

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VIDEO: A TRUE LADY

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WYCLEF HEADS TO HAITI

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VIDEO- Obama: Lipstick Controversy a ‘Phony Outrage’

Obama is not having it in 2008! Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama on Wednesday accused Republican John McCain’s campaign of using ‘lies and phony outrage’ in claiming he used a sexist comment against vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin. 

Young Jeezy Registers to Vote

Young Jeezy held a voter registration at Justin’s in ATL. Keep it positive Jeezy ) (more…)

VIDEO: DIDDY EATS HIS WORDS

I guess when you make the money that Sean Combs makes you can afford to open your mouth and then retract your words without people really paying you no mind. Here is what Diddy had to say on the previous video blog he posted about the Republican Presidential Candidates choice of VP where he dissed Alaska too, as well as John McCain’s choice of running mate

VIDEO: VP Candidate Gov. Sarah Palin Speaks at the RNC

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and her Republican supporters held back little Wednesday as they issued dismissive attacks on Barack Obama and flattering praise on her credentials to be vice president. In some cases, the reproach and the praise stretched the truth…

“Thug Registration” – Jeezy gets his vote on

To add to the promotion of Young Jeezy’s third solo album The Recession, which hit stores nationwide yesterday, he and his CTE label mates and staff will host a voter registration drive on Thursday (September 4). The CTE Voter Registration drive will be held at Sean “Diddy” Combs’ Justin’s Restaurant in Atlanta. In addition, Jeezy will also join in the process, by registering to vote for the very first time during this year’s presidential election.Additional reporting by Rashaan Meador

Baby Boom! Republican VP Nominee 17-yr old daughter pregnanat

Bristol Palin, the 17-year-old daughter of Republican Vice President Nominee Sarah Palin, is pregnant and will keep the baby and marry the father.  John McCain was aware of her pregnancy before he chose her mother for his running mate. This might be another strike at the reasoning and judgment of McCain’s controversial decision.  They are obviously pro-choice, but they really need some lessons on birth control. Congrats! Additional reporting by Rashaan Meador

VIDEO: McCain’s VP Pick Palin Facing Ethics Investigation

When Palin was asked about the VP spot recently, she said the following in an interview with CNBC: “But as for that VP talk all the time, I’ll tell you, I still can’t answer that question until somebody answers for me what is it exactly that the VP does everyday? I’m used to being very productive and working real hard in an administration. We want to make sure that that VP slot would be a fruitful type of position, especially for Alaskans and for the things that we’re trying to accomplish up here for the rest of the U.S., before I can even start addressing that question.” Thoughts anyone…..

VIDEO: Barack Obama’s 2008 DNC Acceptance Speech

Sen. Barack Obama laid out his plan to lead the country into an era of change as he accepted the Democratic presidential nomination Thursday night, (more…)

BATTLE OF THE PAPIS

Looks like Fat Joe is disgusted with Daddy Yankee’s endorsement of Senator John McCain. The Bronx rapper has in a recent interview with MTV denounced the Reggaeton superstar for supporting the Republican candidate in the run for the Presidency. Joe even went as far to say that he would quite happily sit down and school Daddy Yankee on the subject of politics as he believed the remarks came from him out “for a look,” or the fact that he is “not educated on politics.” Joe like many other artists and entertainment stars have all been in Denver for the Democratic Convention which saw Chicago Senator Barack Obama make his speech last night in front of 75,000 people. Obama who made his speech 45 years to the date since Martin Luther King made his ‘I have a dream speech ‘ had the crowd on their feet with his words of unity and change for his country. “America, we cannot turn back,”  Obama said. “We cannot walk alone. At this moment, in this election, we must pledge once more to walk into the future.”

THE SIGNIFICANCE (MLK I HAVE A DREAM SPEECH)

Today marks the 45th anniversary for the day Martin Luther King delivered his ‘I have a dream speech’ at the Lincoln Memorial during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom back in 1963. The speech was without a shadow of a doubt one of the most poignant of the twentieth century and one which signified a defining chapter in th Civil Rights Movement. Tonight will also see the new hope for America Barack Obama address the Democrat Party at the convention in Denver Colorado with his interpretation of ‘change’ and what can and will be done for the country with the Democrats at the helm once again. Last night Bill Clinton followed the precedent set by his wife and former runner in the race for the Whitehouse, Hilary, in declaring support for the Chicago Senator.

Video: Hillary Clinton’s Keynote Address at DNC in Denver

Mrs Clinton, who was given a standing ovation as she took the stage, thanked those who supported her through her primary campaign but said Mr Obama was now “my candidate”. (more…)

VIDEO: Michelle Obama’s Keynote Address at Democratic National Convenvention

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