Too Legit to Quit

Yeah, yeah. Before you tell me I'm hopelessly outdated, I know that "Too Legit to Quit" is an M.C. Hammer song and the picture on this post is Queen Latifah. I have no idea if these artists are considered Hip Hop. I think they are. But definitely Old Skool. Like me....more


 Queen Latifah looked fabulous hosting the Plus Size Fashion show at the BlogHer13 Conference this year in Chicago and I’ve been excited to see her new TV chat show in LA. Here’s a behind the scenes look at her new show! I’m always a huge fan of the giant billboards on the studio walls. Let me tell you she looks more beautiful in person. Her fashion is always spot on and she’s really tall at 5’10.”...more
Wow, sounds like a blast! I love Latifah so, so much. Are you planning on returning?   One small ...more

The Queen Remembered!

Queen Latifah To Host the BlogHer '13 Voices of the Year Community Keynote!

Yesterday there wasn't just one #RoyalBirth. BlogHer announced the arrival of a QUEEN. Queen Latifah, that is.Now, Queen Latifah is an accomplished person. She's a musician, award-winning actress, record-label president, author, entrepreneur, and Cover Girl. She has earned a Golden Globe Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Image Awards, and a Grammy Award as well as nominations for six additional Grammys, an Emmy, and an Oscar. And this fall she's going to add daytime talk show host to her long list....more
And she was FANTASTIC!!!  What a gorgeous woman, inside and out!  I was in awe just being in the ...more

I Owe Who I Am to Queen Latifah

Allow me to express the indescribable joy I felt upon learning that Queen Latifah will be at BlogHer '13 hosting the Voices of the Year Community Keynote. I literally squealed with joy and became teary-eyed. She is the primary reason I am a Black Feminist. ...more
@Lisa Stone I'm so excited for this show, Lisa. You don't even know!!!   Thank you for your ...more

Queen Latifah to Do AOL Web Talk Show About Sports, Entertainment

Last week Queen Latifah and AOL announced that they will be partnering up for a web series. According to Nsenga Burton on The Root, "Queen Latifah will produce and star in an AOL Web series about sports, entertainment and entrepreneurialism, which will be overseen by Arianna Huffington, co-founder of the Huffington Post." That is a lot to take in, and what exactly does it mean? ...more

Prince, Chris Brown, Queen Latifah and El DeBarge: Bloggers on the Highs and Lows of the 2010 BET Awards

Overshadowing the BET coverage is the fact that Chris Brown cried during the Michael Jackson tribute when he tried to sing "Man in the Mirror," but bloggers are talking about the winners and performances at the award show, including Prince's lifetime achievement award. ...more

I love how he's half-smiling and nodding through the performances.

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Why I Love Queen Latifah

This woman is amazing. I *love* Queen Latifah. She's intelligent, funny, incredibly talented....more

I just checked out your blog--what a great resource!!  I'm flattered and, yes, by all ...more

Michael Jackson's last ride through Los Angeles

Michael Jackson, the King of Pop took his last ride through Los Angeles today, starting early this morning with a funeral caravan from his family's home in Encino, California, escorted by police guards across the 101 freeway to a private service held at Forest Lawn cemetery in Hollywood Hills. ...more