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Can We Talk? – The Sexual Misconduct Claims Against Cuba ...

Can we talk about Cuba Gooding Jr? Am I surprised by the sexual misconduct claims against the Oscar winner? Unfortunately, not! Sadly, at a premiere party for the now-defunct WGN series “Underground” in Los Angeles I saw him act out ...
MusicTheater

Kennedy Center Christmas: Leslie Odom, Jr. Captures The Season In ...

‘Tis the season for holiday concerts, and there was no better one than the Christmas spectacular at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts that featured Tony and Grammy Award-winning entertainer Leslie Odom, Jr. alongside the National Symphony ...
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End Of An Era: The Tom Joyner Morning Show Signs ...

The Tom Joyner Morning Show ended today after 25 years. I spent 6 years on that show as an on-air talent; sailed on a dozen of his cruises; road in a parade with Tom Joyner at his Tom Joyner Family ...
NewsTV

Can We Talk? – We Need A Topical Unisex Panel ...

Sometimes it’s frustrating watching daytime talk shows with all female co-hosts. Lacking a male point of view on these shows sometimes really makes for a lopsided conversation. For example, on one talk show today (show name redacted) they were talking ...
Books

Can We Talk? – Why I’m Happy Robyn Crawford Wrote ...

Whitney Houston’s longtime friend and one-time lover Robyn Crawford has a new book coming out called, “A Song for You: My Life with Whitney Houston.” A friend says to me: “Jawn, I’m surprised you are supporting this Robyn book. Everything ...
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The Height Of Humor: Dave Chappelle Receives The Mark Twain ...

It’s considered the highest honor bestowed upon a comedian and on Sunday, the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor was given to Dave Chappelle. It makes sense too. His career has been unconventional. He’s defied the odds. Chappelle bucked the ...
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Musical Mash-up: Eat To The Beat At Epcot Food & ...

It’s like pairing wine and chocolate. Cheese and crackers. Peanut butter and jelly. Some things just go well together and music and a great meal are truly one decadent duet. Disney marries those themes perfectly with their Eat To The ...
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Culinary Carnival: Disney’s Epcot Food & Wine Festival Is A ...

They say Walt Disney World is the place where “adults can be a kid again.” That is true! But Disney is also a place where adults can be adults as well! And one of the best things to do at ...
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Retro Ride: The Journey Of August Wilson’s “Jitney”

The Nation’s Capital was transported to Pittsburgh in 1977 when August Wilson’s “Jitney” took audiences on a ride of emotions, laughter and thought-provoking dialogue during its run at the Arena Stage. This two hour and 15-minute production with a 15-minute ...
Music

Can We Talk? – We Need More Collabs Like Anderson.Paak ...

In addition to it being a great song, I love just the idea of Grammy winner Anderson.Paak having recorded his latest single “Make It Better” as a duet with Motown legend Smokey Robinson. Anderson is 33. Smokey is 79. But ...