• Joseph Milord on Queer Culture

    The Trump Administration Kept A Crucial LGBTI Adviser In ‘Surprising’ Move

    The Trump Administration Kept A Crucial LGBTI Adviser In ‘Surprising’ Move

    Many of former President Obama’s employees have been let go after Donald Trump’s inauguration, but Obama’s top diplomat for LGBT rights isn’t one of them. According to a report from Foreign Policy, the Trump administration will be keeping the Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons, Randy Berry. It was labeled a “surprising” decision by […]
  • Joseph Milord in Politics

    Texas Mother Has Been Sentenced To 8 Years In Prison Just Because She Voted

    Texas Mother Has Been Sentenced To 8 Years In Prison Just Because She Voted

    Rosa Maria Ortega calls it a mistake, but she’ll be fully prosecuted for the Texas definition of voter fraud. According to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, the 37-year-old Texas woman was given an eight-year sentence last Thursday after being found guilty of charges of illegal voting. The charges stem from elections in 2012 and 2014, which […]
  • Joseph Milord in Celebrity

  • Joseph Milord in Sports

    Martellus Bennett Is Too Busy Making Books For Black Girls To See Trump In DC

    Martellus Bennett Is Too Busy Making Books For Black Girls To See Trump In DC

    Martellus Bennett has made a bit of noise. After the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl, Bennett said he would not be joining his teammates to visit the president at the White House, as all champions in the major four sports leagues do after winning a title. Patriots TE Martellus Bennett said he will not go to the White […]
  • Joseph Milord on Awards Season

    Why Adele Praising Beyoncé At The Grammys Was Actually Awkward As Hell

    Why Adele Praising Beyoncé At The Grammys Was Actually Awkward As Hell

    The internet was filled with heart eyes after Adele turned her Grammy acceptance speech into a tribute to Beyoncé. For starters, it showed a great amount of selflessness for Adele to make her moment someone else’s. She also seemed tuned in to how Beyoncé’s work played a key role in empowering black women, which is always a point worth highlighting. […]
  • Joseph Milord in TV

    Tracee Ellis Ross Is Killing It In Her 40s, Proving You Only Get Better With Age

    Tracee Ellis Ross Is Killing It In Her 40s, Proving You Only Get Better With Age

    Pay attention. One of the best comeback stories in Hollywood is happening right now and it’s being written by Tracee Ellis Ross. Actually, it feels a little bit unfair to call this a comeback. It’s more like an evolution. At 44 years old, Ross’ career and image has gotten better with age. At this stage, […]
  • Joseph Milord on Love Hurts

    Why The Guy Who Never Texts You Back Actually Isn’t An Asshole

    Why The Guy Who Never Texts You Back Actually Isn’t An Asshole

    I’ll admit, I am absolutely terrible at texting. In fact, it doesn’t matter what type of message you send me — text, Snapchat, Twitter, Facebook, email — there’s always a chance it could take me days to reply. That’s just the way it is these days. But I know this probably makes me a jerk […]
  • Joseph Milord on Black History Matters

    #TBT: The Top 10 Best Black Sitcoms From The ’90s

    #TBT: The Top 10 Best Black Sitcoms From The ’90s

    If you’re a millennial, you’ve probably fallen in love with a black sitcom or two. And if you’re anything like me, you know every single one of those sitcom’s plots, characters, producers and more. Whether you watched the shows during their first airings, or caught up with the re-runs during your “sick” days home from […]
  • Joseph Milord in Sports

    Nelly Gives Perfect Reason Why The Patriots Should Be Allowed To Snub Trump

    Nelly Gives Perfect Reason Why The Patriots Should Be Allowed To Snub Trump

    If the New England Patriots decide to turn down an invitation to Trump’s White House, we should all blame Tom Brady. At least that’s the stance hip-hop legend Nelly took when he appeared on Fox Sports’ debate show, “Undisputed,” on Wednesday. Here’s the clip where Nelly argued his case: nelly gave straight facts and nothing but facts. pic.twitter.com/8PeiIU0IhG — […]
  • Joseph Milord on Black History Matters

    Here’s What Republicans Who Silenced Elizabeth Warren Tweeted On MLK Day

    Here’s What Republicans Who Silenced Elizabeth Warren Tweeted On MLK Day

    On Tuesday night, 49 Republicans voted to prohibit Sen. Elizabeth Warren from speaking after she began to read a letter written by Coretta Scott King, the late widow of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Warren had been reading the letter while debating against the nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions for Attorney General. However, GOP senators were able to stop her […]
  • Joseph Milord in Celebrity

    We Need To Talk About Why George Lopez Snapped At A Woman In His Audience

    We Need To Talk About Why George Lopez Snapped At A Woman In His Audience

    If you haven’t already seen the George Lopez video circulating the internet, you should probably watch it ASAP. It’s Wednesday morning’s top trending topic on Twitter for a concerning reason. The video starts off will Lopez telling a joke about race during a stand-up act in Phoenix. After telling the joke, he singles out a […]
  • Joseph Milord in Celebrity

    Christie Brinkley Is 63 And Still The Hottest Model In SI’s Swimsuit Issue

    Christie Brinkley Is 63 And Still The Hottest Model In SI’s Swimsuit Issue

    Somehow, someway, at the age 63, Christie Brinkley is still crushing it. How hard is she crushing it? So hard that she’s posing in Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit issue, next to her two daughters, and ACTUALLY LOOKING BETTER THAN THEM. It’s actually hard to tell what’s crazier here: the fact that Brinkley is posing with two women […]