Posts tagged "Egypt"


Morocco And Egypt Reportedly Banned ‘Exodus’ From Showing In Theaters

Two African countries have decided to pull the plug on one of 2014's most controversial films. Egypt and Morocco have reportedly banned Exodus: Gods And…


Alicia Keys & Swizz Beatz Celebrate Egypt’s 4th Birthday

The Deans know how to turn up, kid style. While their bun in the oven continues to cook, Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz celebrated…


10 Of Hip Hop’s Most Unique Baby Names

Today, Ciara was officially initiated into motherhood following the birth of her son and fiancé’s namesake, Future Zahir Wilburn. While most people ooh’d and aww’d…


Coffee Talk: 8-Year Old Boy Killed by Father During Fourth of July Parade

A 8-year old boy in Oklahoma was pronounced dead after being run over by a float during his local Fourth of July Parade. According to…


What’s Alicia Keys Favorite Gift From Swizz Beatz?

Riding high from her halftime performance during this year's All-Star Weekend, Alicia Keys stopped by to chat with Wendy WIlliams. And, the gossip queen got…


YouTube Blocked for 30 Days in Egypt

YouTube, the second most-visited website on the Internet, has been ordered blocked for a month in Egypt.


Who Is ‘Black Bloc’? Masked Protestors A Mystery In Egypt

Egypt's newly formed anarchist group seeks to protest those opposing President Morsi and his Muslim Brotherhood.


Real-Life “Snake On A Plane” Causes Emergency Landing In Egypt

Where's Samuel L. Jackson when you need him?

Movies & TV

President Mohammed Morsi Ignores Detractors; Stands Firm

After ousting Mubarak from his long-time rule, is another one in the form of President Morsi taking its place? Details after the jump.


Why Does This Leader Want to Destroy Egypt’s Sphinx?

Is an Egyptian landmark at risk for destruction? If a certain Muslim jihadist leader has his way, that just might be the case.


Hey Baby, What’s Your Name? Celeb Babies Inspired by Locations

Actress Reese Witherspoon and husband Jim Toth welcomed their new baby boy, Tennessee James Toth into the world on September 27.  Tennessee joins older siblings…


BREAKING: Protesters Attack U.S. Embassy In Yemen

People are evaluating now just how serious this anti-Muslim film really is.


Egypt Sherrod, Jennifer Williams and Marsha Ambrosius Attend “Circle of Sisters” Expo

Women of color flocked to NYC’s Jacob Javitz Center to attend the Circle of Sisters expo over the weekend. More than 200 vendors and companies…


Mubarak Steps Down, Egyptians Rejoice

After weeks of turmoil and chaos in Cairo, Egyptians are celebrating. President Mubarak has stepped down. Fireworks burst over Tahrir Square and Egypt exploded with…


New Video: Wyclef “Freedom (Song For Egypt)”

Unless you’re still hungover from one hell of a Super Bowl party on Sunday, you’ve no doubt heard about the turmoil that’s been going…


Internet Service Restored In Egypt, Social Networking Abounds

The Internet is available again in Egypt, after the country cut access to the Web for a week amid mass unrest. After a long stretch…


V Testimony: Freeway’s Manager Amir Abbassy Speaks On The Turmoil In Egypt

Manager to Philadephia rapper Freeway and proud Egyptian-American, Amir Abbassy gives VIBE a personal account of the uprising in Egypt.

Movies & TV

Anderson Cooper Attacked In Egypt, Describes Encounter

Anderson Cooper and his crew were attacked in Egypt by Mubarak supporters when they went to cover the uproar in Egypt. He is OK but…


Egypt Shuts The Country’s Internet Down

The powers that be in Egypt uplugged the country from the matrix as a means to silence protest. I’ll let you read it via Atlanta…