Category Archives: Urban Government

  • Tavis Smiley Attacks Pres. Obama Again: ‘Black People Have Lost Ground’

    Sep 15, 14 by Qwest7 6 Comments

    *Ask Tavis Smiley about President Barack Obama and he won’t be shy about giving his opinion. And once again, the political commentator did just that while mentioning that black Americans haven’t made as many strides under the current administration. “We’ve been at the back of the bus. Every other constituency have spoken their truth and […]

  • Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry Blames Hypoglycemia for Head on Collision

    Aug 14, 14 by K.B. Rapp, M.D. 2 Comments

    *Councilman and former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry is out of Howard University Hospital after causing a minor head-on collision on August 2nd.  He was driving on D.C.’s Pennsylvania Ave. at 9:13 pm that night, when he crossed the median and collided head on with another driver.  The seventy-eight year old Barry was then hospitalized overnight […]

  • Judge Joe Brown Loses Bid To Become Tennessee District Attorney

    Aug 11, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Life after the cancellation of his nationally syndicated TV show took another downward turn for judge Joe Brown, who lost an election to become district attorney in Shelby County, Tennessee. According to reports, the former TV judge only got 36 percent of the vote while current district attorney Amy Weirich received 64 percent. Results from […]

  • Obamas Reportedly Looking to Buy Home in Rancho Mirage, CA? (Photos)

    Jul 23, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *If a Los Angeles Times report is to be believed, President Barack Obama and his wife, First Lady Michelle Obama, are looking to buy a home in in the Southern California desert community of Rancho Mirage near Palm Springs. According to the publication, the first family, who also own a home in Chicago, is believed to be in […]

  • Republican Congressman Aaron Schock Defends Obamas’ Efforts to Delete Malia Picture

    Jul 14, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *In a rare show of being on the same page, a Republican congressman actually agreed with something President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama did. According to, Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock feels that the commander and chief and his wife did nothing wrong and were right in trying to protect their daughters Malia […]

  • Joan Rivers Calls Michelle Obama a Tranny; Walks Out On CNN Interviewer (Watch)

    Jul 7, 14 by Qwest7 28 Comments

    *Once again, Joan Rivers manages to spark a reaction. This time she’s gone presidential, and maybe she’s stepped over the line  with her comments about the president and first lady.  To start with, Rivers labeled President Barack Obama America’s first gay president. Her comments came after she recently officiated an impromptu wedding for Joe Aiello and […]