Top 10 Funniest African American Movies


Published on May 31st 2010 by Leon Shepherd

This list contains the Top 10 funniest African-American comedy movies of all time. Consideration for this list consists of three factors: (A) The movie has to be very funny. (B) The movie has to have a predominately African American cast or an African American starring in the lead role. And (C), The movie must not portray any negative images of African Americans. VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 News Stories of the Week


Published on May 28th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

This list features the Top 10 Black News Stories of the week ending Friday, May 28th, 2010. Making the headlines this week includes an expectant famous singer, a lacy tennis outfit, a teacher who beat up a child, an ex-cop on trial for torture, and a woman commits fraud for bigger breasts. VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 Songs by Teddy Pendergrass


Published on May 25th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

Theodore DeReese “Teddy” Pendergrass (March 26, 1950 – January 13, 2010) was an R&B singer and songwriter. Pendergrass’ career began when he was a drummer for The Cadillacs, which soon merged with Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes. Melvin invited Pendergrass to become the lead singer after he jumped from the rear of a stage and started singing his heart out. VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 Greatest NBA Dunks


Published on May 24th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

One of the most exciting plays in the NBA is the slam dunk. The slam dunk fires up your team, excites the crowd, and can change the momentum of a game. Over the years, I’ve seen quite a few exciting dunks, but the ones that stand out the most are the ones when a player dunks on an opposing player. VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 News Stories of The Week


Published on May 21st 2010 by Leon Shepherd

This list features the Top 10 Black News Stories of the week ending Friday May, 21th, 2010. Making the headlines this week includes a famous queen, four academy award nominees, the president’s ex-pastor, an NBA superstar’s mom, a student with perfect attendance, and a famous handshake between two history making men. VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 Actors Who Started in Soaps


Published on May 18th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

There have been numerous actors & actresses who have gotten their start in soap operas. Below, you will find my list of the Top 10 African American actors & actresses who started in soaps. The order of the list is based upon three factors: VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 News Stories of the Week


Published on May 14th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

This list features the Top 10 Black News Stories of the week ending Friday May, 14th, 2010. Making the headlines this week includes a body building grandma, the consequences of bad sex, interracial dating, a Katrina hero, and a 22 year old high school student. VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 Reasons to Remember Lena Horne


Published on May 12th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

Lena Mary Calhoun Horne (June 30, 1917 – May 9, 2010) was a singer, actress, dancer and civil rights activist. The iconic singer and actress’s career spanned six decades, helping to break down racial barriers for women of color in Hollywood. Horne joined the chorus of the Cotton Club at the age of sixteen, VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 TV Moms


Published on May 10th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

As we all know, mothers teach, touch, and shape the lives of those who have been blessed to encounter their unconditional love. As I reminisced about TV shows of the past, I realized that there have been some wonderful portrayal’s African-American mothers on TV. Due to this fact, I decided to do a Top 10 list featuring some of these wonderful portrayals.  VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 News Stories of The Week


Published on May 7th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

This list features the Top 10 Black News Stories of the week ending Friday, May 7th, 2010. Making the headlines this week includes one famous Jackson, two former college friends, three well-known athletes, three well-known actors, and one Pulitzer Prize winning President. VIEW THIS LIST…

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