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  • Black Twitter’s #StandWithJamilah, an Ebony Editor, after RNC Feud

    Apr 1, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment

    *Recently, the RNC (Republican National Committee) demanded and received an apology from Ebony senior editor Jamilah Lemieux for “attacking” the committee’s deputy press secretary Raffi Williams for his “race, heritage or political views.” But just how the RNC rallied behind Williams, Black Twitter is doing the same for Lemieux. In a note from RNC chair Reince Preibus, words […]

  • MSNBC Fires Employee Who Tweeted About Cheerios Ad

    Jan 31, 14 by EURpublisher02 8 Comments

    *MSNBC lowered the boom on an employee who sent out a controversial tweet about the Cheerios Super Bowl ad  featuring a biracial family. The full tweet, sent at 8:06 p.m. from MSNBC’s official Twitter account, read: “Maybe the rightwing will hate it, but everyone else will go awww: the adorable new #Cheerios ad w/biracial family.” […]

  • GOP Calls for MSNBC Boycott Over Tweet about Biracial Cheerios Ad

    Jan 30, 14 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments

    *A number of Republicans got riled up on Wednesday over a tweet from MSNBC regarding   Cheerios’ new Super Bowl ad featuring the biracial family. “Maybe the rightwing will hate it, but everyone else will go awww: the adorable new #Cheerios ad w/ biracial family,” MSNBC tweeted, while also linking to its report on the […]

  • Michael Steele Now Taking Credit for 2010 GOP Takeover

    Nov 13, 12 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments

    *Former Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele is talking trash. In the wake of Tuesday’s election, “What was the mess I left behind?” Steele said Monday in response to a question from The Daily Caller during a conference call organized by his firm. “Winning.” “I get the Washington B.S. and all of that when it […]

  • Denzel Washington: Clint Eastwood Still ‘My Hero’

    Sep 21, 12 by EURpublisher02 11 Comments

    *Clint Eastwood has taken a lot of heat for his empty chair routine at the Republican National Convention, but Denzel Washington still has love for the star. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] “I have the utmost respect for him as an actor and as a director,” Washington said. “He’s my hero.” Although Washington supported Obama […]

  • Texas Man Hangs Empty Chair from Tree Symbolizing Obama

    Sep 21, 12 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *A man in Texas decided to make a statement against President Obama by hanging an empty chair from a tree in front of his Northwest Austin home. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] A fold-up chair, with an American flag attached to it, was hung from a tree in front of Bud Johnson’s home in the […]