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Kodak Black (Sort of) Apologizes to Lauren London: “I’m Sorry if I Disrespected You, But I Didn’t”

Kodak Black doesn’t feel like he disrespected Lauren London by saying he would give her a year of “crying and sh*t” over her boyfriend Nipsey Hussle’s murder before hollering at her, but he’s apologizing anyway.Over the weekend, Kodak made a series of insensitive comments about London grieving Hussle on his Instagram Live.“Lauren London that baby, though. She about to be out here single,” Kodak said. “She’s finna be a whole widow out here. I’ll be the best man I can be for her. I’ll give her a w...
Tags: Celebs, London, Instagram, Kodak, Georgia, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Controversy, Backlash, Nipsey Hussle, Trending, Kodak Black, The Game, Don, Hussle

Fitnah of Our Times: Never Ending Debates and Drama On Muslim Social Media

By Mufti Muhammad Ibn Adam Al-Kawthari It is extremely sad that the only excitement and enjoyment many Muslim youth get from the deen – and for some, their only involvement – is by getting embroiled in controversies, polemics, debates, seeing people argue, refutations, etc… I am referring to the general masses and not those that are directly involved in polemical dialogue. Rather than spend time in worshiping Allah, perfect one’s prayer, fulfill the rights of Allah and the creation and engage...
Tags: Facebook, Media, Entertainment, Youtube, Religion, Culture, Controversy, Manners, Debates, Deen, Salah, Featured Home, Featured Culture, New Muslims, Sects, Deobandi

Leaving Neverland Trailer Released by HBO

Leaving Neverland trailer released by HBO HBO has released the official trailer for the two-part documentary Leaving Neverland. The film tale of two separate boys, James Safechuck and Wade Robson, who recount their traumatic experiences with pop star Michael Jackson at his famed Neverland ranch, where they allege he sexually abused them as children. RELATED: Amazon’s The Man in the High Castle Ending with Season 4 PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptSta...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, TV, Movies, Documentary, Controversy, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Variety, HBO HBO, Wade Robson, ComingSoon, Dan Reed, Owen Gleiberman, James Safechuck, Leaving Neverland

Saudi Arabia and Golf’s Shame

I guess I wasn’t paying attention when the European Tour announced it’s schedule for the 2018-2019 season which included a new stop in Saudi Arabia. The sixth European Tour sanctioned event for the current wrap around season is scheduled this week at The Royal Green G&CC in King Abdullah Economic City, Saudi Arabia. Why Saudi Arabia? And why is such a controversy brewing now on the eve of the tournament? To start, the European Tour is a bit of a… Continue Reading →
Tags: Saudi Arabia, America, Sport, Pga, Golf Channel, Golf, Pga Tour, European Tour, Controversy, European, Tournament, Chip Shots, World Golf, Appearance Fees, Royal Green G CC

R. Kelly Reportedly Having Panic Attacks Over “Surviving R. Kelly” Lifetime Documentary

Lifetime’s “Surviving R. Kelly” documentary series is reportedly taking a toll on R. Kelly, TMZ reports.According to the gossip site, the singer-songwriter has been so stressed out about the whole situation that he’s been suffering from severe panic attacks, which started in the days leading up to the 6-episode series airing last week and has continued even afterward. TMZ reported that one attack was so serious that he had to seek treatment at a hospital.“Surviving R. Kelly” documented in great ...
Tags: Health, Celebs, Georgia, Lifetime, Pop Culture, Jazz, Aaliyah, Lady Gaga, Controversy, Reports, R. Kelly, Gaga, Kelly, John Legend Chrissy Teigen, Kellz, Ignition

Out tennis star Martina Navratilova accused of transphobia following shocking tweet

Martina Navratilova may be an out and proud tennis legend with a long history of human rights advocacy, but she can still go out of bounds on social media.
Tags: Twitter, Life, Lifestyle, Sports, Tweets, Transgender, Tennis, Transphobia, Controversy, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Martina Navratilova, Transphobic, Tennis Players, Trans Athletes

The Most Controversial Posts of 2018

Getting mad online is an important part of internet culture, but it can be hard to predict exactly what is going to set the masses off. (This year, it was coleslaw, anything Nick wrote about MoviePass, the flu shot, and many other fun topics.) Here are our most angry-email inducing posts from 2018.Read more...
Tags: Internet, Controversy, Lifehacks, Rage, Best Of Lifehacker, NICK

Hawaiian Supreme Court Okays Controversial Planned Telescope

The Hawaiian Supreme Court ruled that the Thirty Meter Telescope project can build on Mauna Kea, clearing the legal way for construction despite protests from the Native Hawaiian community. Read more...
Tags: Astronomy, Science, Colonialism, Controversy, Mauna Kea, Thirty Meter Telescope, Hawaiian Supreme Court

Kendall Jenner Faces Cultural Appropriation Accusations Over Her Vogue Hairstyle

Kendall Jenner has sparked controversy within the fashion industry after posing in a Vogue editorial with a hairstyle that many have said resembles an afro. The editorial in the magazine's November 2018 issue celebrates the 15th anniversary of the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund. In it, the 22-year-old model wears clothing from previous winners, and her hair is styled in a halo of curls, much like an afro. The hairstyle warranted accusations of cultural appropriation because the afro is a natural hair...
Tags: Japan, Beauty, Vogue, Hair, Kendall Jenner, Controversy, Karlie Kloss, Jenner, Kylie, CFDA, Beauty News

Nike ‘Deeply Concerned’ Over Ronaldo Allegations

Soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo faced growing pressure Thursday over a rape allegation, after Nike expressed concern about the conduct of the athlete, who has denied the accusations. The sportswear brand indicated it is troubled by details emerging from a lawsuit filed last week in a Nevada state court by the accuser, who claims she was raped by Ronaldo in Las Vegas, reports the Associated Press. In an emailed statement to the AP, Nike says “we are deeply concerned by the disturbing alleg...
Tags: Scotland, Advertising, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, Nike, EA, Soccer, Portugal, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Poland, Juventus, Las Vegas, Nevada, Controversy, Lance Armstrong

Is This Nike ‘Make America Great Again’ Hat Real?

An image purportedly showing the Nike 'swoosh' symbol on the tag of a 'Make America Great Again' hat is a hoax.
Tags: News, Colin Kaepernick, Nike, Controversy, Make America Great Again, Made In China, Maga, Nike ` Make America Great Again

Foul play: tackling toxicity and abuse in online video games

Too many gamers have come to expect and accept offensive behaviour online but, as recent tweaks to some games demonstrate, players’ behaviour can be modifiedGames culture is struggling with a pervasive lie: that it’s simply not possible to stop players from behaving like abusive jerks.Log in to any online game or popular stream and there is a good chance you’ll run into hostility, trash talk and aggression from strangers over voice or text chat. As it does everywhere online, this hostility dispr...
Tags: Games, Society, Culture, Games consoles, Controversy, Online Abuse

$130 billion in Russian gold claimants setup cryptocurrency and may have stolen location

The South Korea company that claimed discovery of $130 billion in Russian gold from a shipwreck appears to be stock and cryptocurrency scams using the stolen location of a shipwreck. In 2000, Dong-Ah... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: South Korea, Technology, Gold, World, Innovation, Korea, Controversy, Cryptocurrency

Does Almond Milk Deserve to Be Called ‘Milk’?

The dairy industry has been fighting for years to get the word “milk” off of the likes of almond milk cartons. Meanwhile, makers of non-dairy milks say that being able to call their product what they like is a free speech issue. Now, it looks like the FDA is planning to side with the cow milkers.Read more...
Tags: Food, Nutrition, Dairy, Milk, Fda, Controversy, Lifehacks, Vegan, Vegetarian, Almond Milk, Soy Milk

Our Picks: The Greek Takes the U.S. Open

As we turn the page on this year’s annual USGA controversy otherwise know as he U.S. Open there is still one order of business to settle: The Links Life Golf Picks results. With all the big names missing the cut some of the crew at Links Life Golf must have felt like they had just gone 36 holes on a USGA setup. The course beat down plenty of players and in doing so laid waste to many of our picks.… Continue Reading →
Tags: Sport, Golf, Controversy, Woods, Majors, USGA, U.S. Open, Chip Shots, Links Life Golf

Jesse Eplan ft. Kontraversy – “Cannon”

New York rising sensation Jesse Eplan that started off 2018 with a bang in the hit single, “Earthquake”. Riding the wave of his successful debut EP, Jesse Eplan continues to generate a buzz with the release of more new music like the new song, “Cannon”. Featuring popular indie act Kontraversy, Jesse and Kon trade bars filled with rapid fire. Showing that the 17-year-old is going to be a problem in this industry, “Cannon” fires Jesse’s star power into the stratosphere. Jesse continues to put n...
Tags: New York, Jazz, Controversy, Singles, Jesse, Cannon, Kon, Jesse Eplan, Kontraversy, Purple Wave, Taylor Belle, Kontraversy Jesse

Papua New Guinea Newspaper Stands By Report of Facebook Ban Despite Lawmaker’s Claims

Communications Minister Sam Basil accused the Post-Courier of "distorting" statements in a widely-circulated report.
Tags: Facebook, News, Controversy, Papua New Guinea, Cambridge Analytica, Sam Basil, Facebook Scandal

Yale: Officers Admonished White Student for Calling Police

Yale University police officers who responded to a call about a black graduate student who had fallen asleep in the common area of a campus residence admonished the white student who reported it.
Tags: News, Yale, Controversy, Yale University

more Black Metal Controversy: Watain move SF show so Destroyer 666 stay on bill

If there was a ever a tour destined to follow quickly in Taake and King Dude's footsteps this year, it was the Watain / Destroyer 666 trek that recently started making its way across North America... Continue reading… [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: Music, Nazis, San Francisco, Controversy, Music News, Taake, Destroyer 666, Watain, Black Metal, BrooklynVegan Staff, Heavy Metal News, North America Continue, MeToo, Dna Lounge, Degail, Social Hall

Ex-Trump Aide Plans to Defy Mueller, Says ‘Arrest Me’

"Why do I have to do it?" Sam Nunberg asked CNN of the request to turn over thousands of emails and other communications with other ex-officials to the special counsel's investigation.
Tags: News, Cnn, Associated Press, Controversy, Trump Campaign, Sam Nunberg, Political News, Trump Administration, Russia Investigation

Trump Says Some Lawmakers Too Fearful of NRA to Act on Guns

Trump held a freewheeling, televised meeting with lawmakers, rejecting his party's incremental approach and strategy that has stalled on gun legislation.
Tags: News, Guns, Controversy, Donald Trump, Trump, Nra

Woman Tells Police Casino Mogul Steve Wynn Raped Her in ’70s

A woman told police she had a child with Wynn after he raped her, and another said she was forced to resign after she refused to have sex with him.
Tags: News, Las Vegas, Controversy, Wynn, Steve Wynn, MeToo

President Trump Uses Photograph of School Shooting Survivor in Fundraising Email

The chief executive visited Maddy Wilford in the hospital shortly after a high school shooting that left 17 dead.
Tags: News, Controversy, Donald Trump, Maddy Wilford

Trump Suggests He and Governors Would’ve Rushed Fla School

President Donald Trump told the nation's governors he would have rushed in to aid students and teachers during a mass shooting at a Florida high school.
Tags: Florida, News, Controversy, Donald Trump, Trump, Parkland School Shooting, Fla School

Trump Suggests He and Governors Would’ve Rushed Florida School

President Donald Trump told the nation's governors he would have rushed in to aid students and teachers during a mass shooting at a Florida high school.
Tags: Florida, News, Controversy, Donald Trump, Trump, Florida School, Parkland School Shooting

Tearful Student Asks Trump, ‘How Do We Not Stop This?’

Students and parents appealed to President Donald Trump to set politics aside and protect America's school children from the scourge of gun violence.
Tags: News, America, Controversy, Donald Trump, School Shootings, Trump, Parkland School Shooting