*If you think you had a busy Thursday, just imagine what it was like for LeBron James.
First and foremost, he was back in action with the Miami Heat against the New York Knicks. Oh yeah he was wearing this strange looking black mask to protect his broken nose. So what was up with that, LeBron?
“It went with the uniform,” he said. Continue reading
*I usually write a black history month column in March—largely because I don’t like people telling me when I, or others, should celebrate my history. I decided to write the piece early this year, because a point needs to be made, when it happened—not after it happens.
So, Happy Black History Month. Truth be told—every month is black history month, because American history is black history, and vice versa. Society just refuses, many times, to tell it correctly—or tell it at all. There is no America without black people—who helped build this country, bled and died for this country—and has been the source of every major conflict.
*Does this mean that Questlove has truly “arrived?”
Not only is his band the new house band on a show that rests securely in ‘top dog’ history, but he was apparently so moved by the Bramhall World’s cartoon that continues to give flight to his latest gig as music director on ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ that he sent his mom a special message via Instagram.
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Will Smith and Jimmy Fallon
*(Via MSN News/AP) — If Jimmy Fallon had already proven he was a natural hosting NBC’s “Late Night,” he left no doubt Monday that “The Tonight Show” now fits him like a glove.
As promised during the much-promoted run-up to his “Tonight Show” debut, Fallon made no drastic changes to the “Late Night” formula that had served him for five years. He remained funny, gracious, bubbly and, above all, comfortable presiding over a show that was different mostly for its earlier time slot, its classier production values and legendary brand name.
First lady Michelle Obama attends the National Prayer Breakfast at the Washington Hilton February 6, 2014 in Washington, DC.
*Michelle Obama was announced among the celebs tapped for the first week of Jimmy Fallon’s new “Tonight Show” reign.
NBC announced the complete lineup on Monday, revealing Justin Timberlake, Jerry Seinfeld, Bradley Cooper, Kristen Wiig and Lady Gaga joining previously announced, Will Smith and U2, who will appear on his first show, airing Monday.
The lineup schedule is below: