Archive for January 2016

Kelly Rowland's Seagrams Launch Party

Kelly Rowland's Seagrams Launch Party
By Shemeka Michelle Seagram’s Escapes Signature collection of flavors by Kelly Rowland held a launch event yesterday in New York City. Rowland treated her guests for some afternoon drinks and pampering at the London Hotel Penthouse Suite. After being snowed in, I NEEDED this GETAWAY! Not only has Kelly Rowland’s successful solo career proven that... Read more »

SMH Files: Kanye and Wiz Fight on Twitter

By Claire LeBlanc, SBC intern We wish we could report that two talented, rich, black men were engaging in enlightening conversation about delivering fresh water to Flint. But no, they’re beefing about waves. See for yourself. #SMH Learn more about Six Brown Chicks Media. Follow us on Twitter @SixBrownChicks Get your blog delivered to you!... Read more »

Naked Black Woman Wins the Snow Challenge--and all Hell Breaks Loose

Naked Black Woman Wins the Snow Challenge--and all Hell Breaks Loose
By Zondra Hughes In the recent social media #SnowChallenge, East Coast folks stripped down to their bikinis and/or swim trunks and plunged their frigid bodies into mountains of fresh snow. Those videos were popular on Twitter and Facebook, but one video trumped them all in hits and shares–and it was almost hardcore. If you haven’t... Read more »
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Oregon Standoff & America's Double Standard

Oregon Standoff & America's Double Standard
Standoff By Kym B. The Oregon standoff has me confused and enraged. Confused by the background: In 1993, Ammon Bundy refused to renew his permit for cattle grazing by protesting against regulations under the Federal Bureau of Land Management that stated he was not allowed to do such a thing on public property. Bundy continued... Read more »

Juror Launches Petition: Free Tyra Patterson

Juror Launches Petition: Free Tyra Patterson
Nancy Day says that she voted to convict Tyra Patterson of murder, but has since realized it was a mistake. This is her post from the Change.org petition: Tyra Patterson has been wrongfully incarcerated for 19 years, for crimes she did not commit. I was one of the jurors who voted to convict her of... Read more »

David Bowie & Iman: Tribute to Love

On April 24th 1992, David Bowie married Iman at civil ceremony in Lausanne, Switzerland. The couple met two years earlier, on a blind date, set up by Bowie’s hairdresser. Here are a few of our favorite photos of Bowie and his wife, supermodel and cosmetics tycoon, Iman. Rest in Peace Mr. Bowie. Learn more about... Read more »
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A Warning From Twitter: #WasteHerTime2016

A Warning From Twitter: #WasteHerTime2016
Okay lovers, Now trending on Twitter, bad lovers are telling you all the ways they intend to waste your time in 2016. Here are a few of the most outrageous tweets. Follow the conversation on Twitter: #WasteHerTime2016. You’ve been warned! Learn more about Six Brown Chicks Media. Follow us on Twitter @SixBrownChicks Get your blog... Read more »

Blacks and Poor Whites: Your Life Doesn't Matter to the System

Blacks and Poor Whites: Your Life Doesn't Matter to the System
By A Comeaux I’ve been in a confusing haze for a few days, drifting between the headlines #OregonUnderAttack and #BlackLivesMatter peaceful unarmed protestors nationwide being thrown in jail, beaten and even shot with no charges for the terrorists. And then I had a revelation. The revelation: American media is irrefutably biased in the glorified showcase... Read more »

The Emotional Assassination of Women

The Emotional Assassination of Women
By Sylvia D. Snowden This is a brief note on the emotional assassination of women. I blog. A lot. And, I suppose I could write about knitting or cooking or fashion or derby car racing, for that matter, but, I opt to write about issues pertaining to women’s empowerment. Why women’s empowerment? To be honest,... Read more »
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