Missing In DC
In 24 Hours
by Cheryl Lakes
Uproar Over Missing Girls: Many celebs are taking to social media to draw attention to a large number of black girls who have recently gone missing in Washington, D.C. The city’s Metropolitan Police Department recently made headlines after it began publicizing missing person fliers on Twitter in an effort to locate the missing faster. The new practice revealed that an alarming number of those missing are young black girls. The Associated Press reported on Friday, March 24, that black members of Congress are calling on the FBI to investigate the large number of missing children in the capital of the United States. More than 500 cases of missing juveniles, many of them black or Latino, were logged by the Metropolitan Police Department in the first three months of 2017, and recently 14 girls went missing in the city over a period of 24 hours. Beyoncé‘s mom, Tina Knowles Lawson, was one of the celebs expressing outrage with this problem also took to Instagram to react to the news. “We must make some noise!! Why are we just hearing about this Why is this not the number one topic in America right now?” she wrote. “Let’s tweet. Facebook, Instagram, call our local news media outlets let’s make some noise people! This has got to stop!”❤❤ Sanaa Lathan expressed a true statement when she said that “if these girls were not of color, it would be a national emergency and the media would be all over this story..” Gabrielle Union also spoke out about the missing girls and racism. “Bias affects lives. Address that!” I think we all agree that the news would be exploding with concern if these girls were white.
Is Nia Long Difficult To Work With? BOSSIP is also reporting that Nia Long has a history of being difficult on set. Turns out Nia has rubbed more than a few people the wrong way though and now they are coming out of the woodwork! “Every dog has their day. She does a lot of wrong to people, and now it’s biting her in the butt,” a source told Page Six of Long.” “She has a history of giving people a hard time, especially wardrobe and makeup. Worse still, a source claims Long held up shooting on 2013’s “The Best Man Holiday” because “she insisted her character wear white when the director wanted everyone in black” for a funeral scene.“She threw a huge fit and held up production for nearly an hour because she refused to wear black… She argued, ‘My character wouldn’t be wearing black to a funeral! She would wear white!’ They eventually gave in because they felt like it was a frivolous battle.” Another source who worked on the project defended her and did not recall the incident, saying, “She seemed lovely to me.”
The Latest On Kenya Moore’s Ex: Boy, Kenya can really pick ‘em. According to BOSSIP, Matt Jordan’s issues with Peter Thomas just took a turn for the worse. As previously reported, the defunct RHOA star got into a brawl with Peter at a North Carolina radio station and rumors surfaced that he went into “self-defense mode” and punched and stomped Peter after Peter allegedly brandished a weapon. Now there’s a warrant out for his arrest after Peter threatened to file charges. According to AllAboutTheTea, there’s a warrant for “simple assault” out against Matt in North Carolina’s Mecklenburg County. He also has TWO other warrants pending, both from that time he allegedly assaulted Kenya Moore’s limo driver. As previously reported RHOA cameras caught the aftermath after the driver alleged that Matt hit him outside of Peter’s Club One. Matt’s now facing a simple assault and communicating threats charge for the incident.
My boyfriend and I live in the same building and he spies on me and comments on my coming and going.
by Sarah Smart
Q. I am currently dating a guy who also happens to live in the same building I do. The problem is that he seems to watch my every move through his window. Then he tells me every time he sees me and comments on my coming and going, which is driving me crazy. I think he’s jealous and spying on me. He is very easy to anger, and I don’t know how to mention it without setting him off. What would you do? MORE
Whom He Chooses…
Cheryl and Marla were co-workers who made a spontaneous decision to stop off at a club after work one night. After taking a seat, they both spotted a very handsome guy standing at the bar. at the same time. They both stared at him and giggled until Gary came over and asked Cheryl to dance. Marla was extremely disappointed. MORE
by Coco Diong
- Your Mirror: Never leave your mirror to be seen by the world, without being thoroughly convinced that your hair is becoming and you are well-pleased with its appearance. If you’re not pleased with your hair, ask the name of the hairstylist of someone’s hair you admire. MORE
Lessons From The Front Lines:
“Now I Know…”
Chad: “I feel real guilty about a relationship I got involved in where I knew the woman was too nice for what I had in mind. She was hoping for marriage or at best a serious relationship and all I wanted was fun and sex. I felt real bad when I learned she had suffered a nervous breakdown, when I stopped seeing her. I will never again fool with a woman who’s more serious about the relationship than I am.” MORE
by M.K. Allison
As you know, singles across the country are spending more days and nights in front of the computer in matchmaker mold. Some are coming away frustrated, while others are finding true romance. One friend met three “very interesting” guys on the Internet and two months later, she married one of them in a Las Vegas chapel. A male cousin of mine no longer goes out to the clubs or sports bars, because he spends every spare moment on the Internet meeting 20 to 30 women a week. MORE
A Solid Choice
by Jovan Tahale
It was 6:30 in the evening at the end of a long difficult day. I had just walked in the door, kicked off my three inch heels and was headed for the refrigerator to search for something cold to drink, when the phone rang. It was my girlfriend Cathy, and she was complaining as usual about the lack of male companionship on a weekend night. Like many of my girlfriends, who were single, Cathy felt more complete when a guy was dialing her number. MORE