PEGGIELENE BARTELS: FIRST FEMALE KING OF OTUAM, GHANA

When Peggielene Bartels went to bed on a summer night in 2008, she was an ordinary administrative assistant living in a modest one-bedroom condo just outside Washington D.C. But a few hours later, when a persistent ringing phone woke her up in the dead of the August night, the 55-year-old found out she was much… [Continue Reading]

MARLEN ESPARZA: FIRST AMERICAN FEMALE BOXER TO WIN OLYMPIC BOXING MATCH

Marlen Esparza’s CoverGirl smile lit up the room as she posed for pictures with family and friends and embraced her newest confidante, BALCO founder Victor Conte. Esparza, a 110-pound boxer, was savoring every moment of what was a historic day for the once-mighty U.S. boxing team, which is now a mess. Esparza, though, became the first… [Continue Reading]

GABRIELLE DOUGLAS, BLACK FEMALE GYMNAST SET TO FLY HIGH IN LONDON 2012 OLYMPICS

Aptly nicknamed “Flying Squirrel,” 16-year-old gymnast Gabrielle Douglas defies gravity, a feat that might make Olympic history at this summer’s games. If the young athlete qualifies at the U.S. Olympic trials on June 28 through July 1, she will join the ranks of other African-American Olympic gymnasts, including Dominique Dawes and Betty Okino, who won,… [Continue Reading]

CHINA SENDS FIRST FEMALE ASTRONAUT TO SPACE

China made history today when it launched a spacecraft carrying the nation’s first female astronaut in space. The Shenzhou-9 launched at 6:37 p.m. local time (6:37 a.m. ET), carrying Liu Yang and two male astronauts, Jing Haipeng and Liu Wang. The launch from a satellite center in Jiuquan, northwest China’s Gansu Province, was aired on state… [Continue Reading]

“NAKED BLACK JUSTICE” CAMPAIGN IS ART, NOT PORNOGRAPHY

I FOUND THIS ON LIPSTICK ALLEY. WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT THIS? CHECK OUT THE VIDEO BELOW AND READ MORE: Here we go again. Someone is reporting us to Facebook for violating community standards, and this week’s example (last week it was a photo of an indigenous woman breastfeeding her child) had to do with… [Continue Reading]

HOT SEX POSITIONS EVERY MAN SHOULD TRY

Ladies, as you know, it doesn’t take much for a man to reach orgasm. Sometimes it happens a little too fast. For females, it takes a bit longer and requires a bit more stuimulation. Well, I have put together some moves that will help get you that you that “O”. Guys, whether your goal is… [Continue Reading]

FIRST AMERICAN FEMALE BOXER QUALIFIES FOR LONDON OLYMPICS 2012

Female boxing will be introduced to the Olympic games for the first time ever at the London 2012 Olympics. I always why that was? I guess many people do not want to see women fighting. There are so many great female fighters in the world and I’m happy that these girls will be able to… [Continue Reading]

BASKETBALL WIVES HAVE DONE IT – WILL YOU SELL YOUR SOUL FOR FAME?

Will you sell your soul for fame? That is my question of the day. These grown women from Basketball Wives have sold their souls for fame. I’ve always believed in hustling hard and doing what it takes to succeed. There is a fine line though. These women on Basketball wives have trampled all over that… [Continue Reading]

I’M BAAAAAACK….FINALLY

As I mentioned in my previous post, I had a photo shoot on monday. The image to the left  is one of the images from the shoot. I’m very happy with the outcome. The image was exactly what I had in my head. I love it when a plan comes together! In addition to the… [Continue Reading]