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Jesse Williams #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes Are A1 Pettiness

If you didn't love this guy before, you most certainly will now.

Once the Internet learned Melania Trump--who is now one step close to becoming America's First Lady--actually plagiarized and quoted Michelle Obama's 2008 speech, FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes began to trend on Twitter with many digging in their bag of tricks for their best commentary.

Grey's Anatomy star Jesse Williams also participated in the dragging of Mrs. Trump and delivered a plethora of tweets that provided real life LOLs from folks online, but also proved if he ever gets tired of acting, he has a place as a comedic writer. Peep some of Jesse Williams best #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes below.

And probably the best Williams had to offer was simply four words:

Well done, Mr. Williams. Well done.

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R.Kelly Is In Jail On Federal Sex Trafficking Charges

R.Kelly faced a wide range of legal trouble in Illinois, however, after an arrest last week, the singer-songwriter's woes have taken a new turn, which may result in a lengthy--if not--life sentence.

Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn and Illinois have charged the 52-year-old with racketeering and child pornography due to allegations Kelly, with the help of former employees, recruited and transported underage girls across state lines to molest them and create pornography. Kelly also instructed the minors to not testify against him.

Kelly was previously released on $1 million bail, however, Los Angeles attorney Lou Shapiro said due to the gravity of the new charges, Kelly will most likely stay inside the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Chicago.

“His life is on the line now,” Shapiro told The Los Angeles Times, "I think he’ll be kept in. Ordinarily, he would be released, but the charges are so egregious, and he has every reason to flee.”

In Brooklyn, federal prosecutor indicted Kelly on five counts including a racketeering charge and four violations of the Mann Act, which prohibits crossing state lines for illegal sexual purposes.

The racketeering charge alleges Kelly committed sex crimes as part of an organized plot which existed under a threat of intimidation. Racketeering is most associated with organized crime and carries a 20-year minimum sentence.

The indictment outlines that the girls Kelly recruited were instructed to wear baggy clothes when they weren't with Kelly, to keep their head down and refer to Kelly as "daddy."

“It goes without saying that with the new federal charges, R. Kelly is not in a position that would cause any envy,”  Lara Yeretsian, a criminal defense attorney and founder of Yeretsian Law in Glendale, said. “He is facing up to 20 years for each racketeering count, while the Mann Act violations each have at least 15 to 21 months for each count. This doesn’t even include the decades he is facing in Chicago.”

Shapiro said Kelly's charges stem from dream hampton's Lifetime docu-series Surviving R. Kelly in which the writer-turned-filmmaker outlined Kelly's own childhood molestation, musical beginnings, rise to fame, and his countless sexual assaults against women and girls, including Aaliyah.

“You’re seeing prosecutions rise from a documentary that caused public anger and pressure,” Shapiro said. “It’s a day of reckoning for people who have gotten away in the arena of sex offenses.”

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Regina King To Direct Film Adaptation Of 'One Night In Miami'

Academy-Award winner Regina King is set to make her directorial film debut with the adaption of Kemp Powers' play, One Night In Miami. 

The performance centers around a conversation between Jim Brown, Sam Cooke, Malcolm X and 22-year-old Muhammad Ali who had not yet become a Muslim and was still Cassius Clay.

Ali's enthusiasm due to his win against Sonny Liston was short-lived when the newly minted heavyweight boxing champ wasn't allowed to party at several of Miami's hotspots due to Jim Crow segregation, instead, he checked in to another hotel with the rest of the men to celebrate.

Set on Feb. 25, 1964--10 months before 33-year-old Cooke was murdered and almost a year to the date before Malcolm X's assassination-the men were said to have had a lengthy, passionate discussion about uplifting black people.

In the play, Powers reportedly tried to double down on who they were individually what they've accomplished in their respective fields and how they could pool their star power, athleticism, and activism for the greater good of black Americans.

No word yet on who will play the iconic roles, when production begins and when the film will hit theaters. All we know is that Regina King is the director and that's more than enough for us.

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Diddy Teases A Return Of MTV's 'Making The Band'

A nostalgic reality television show could possibly make a comeback.

MTV's classic Making the Band aired from 2002 to 2009 as a talent search show that formed boy bands and girl groups.

Initially overseeing the aspiring the artist-driven show was Lou Pearlman who helped with the formation of O-Town during its first season, Billboard reports. Diddy took over the talent discoveries helping to birth Danity Kane, Day26, Donnie Klang, and Da Band.

The entertainer and entrepreneur took to his social media Monday (July 8) teasing fans about the potential remake after MTV personally called him about collaborating once more.

"MTV called me out of nowhere and was like: 'Hey what do you think about partnering and bringing Making the Band back?" 

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If y’all want me to bring it back, leave a comment with #IWantMyMTB

A post shared by Diddy (@diddy) on Jul 8, 2019 at 10:20am PDT

He also started the hashtag #IWantMyMTB on Twitter getting thousands of users talking about what would be an epic return.

You think I should bring Making The Band back??? Let me know #IWantMyMTB https://t.co/oXoWnMGzhJ

— Diddy (@Diddy) July 8, 2019

Danity Kane was formed during Making the Band 3 and spawned their hit single "Show Stopper" featuring Young Joc. Comprised of Dawn Richard, Shannon Bex, Aubrey O'Day, Aundrea Fimbres, and D. Woods the all-girl group earned a 2008 BET Awards nomination for Best Group.

Successfully having two chart-topping albums with their original members, the group had hit singles "Bad Girl" with Missy Elliott before calling it quits years later.

Male R&B group Day26 formed not soon after with Brian, Willie, Big Mike, Que, and Rob. The group successfully came out with singles "Exclusive (No Excuses)", "Since You've Been Gone", and "Got Me Going". In 2009 they won Best Group at the BET Awards. They later disbanded but reunited for a nationwide tour.

With the remake not set in stone just yet, the numerous response on social media may help the reboot come to fruition.

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