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Report: Kanye West And Kim Kardashian Are Expecting A Fourth Baby Via Surrogate

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West might be bringing in a fourth baby in this new year via surrogate.

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West might be welcoming a fourth baby via surrogacy, Us Weekly reports and People confirms. The couple are reportedly expecting a baby boy due in May, according to a source. The couple had their youngest daughter Chicago West just a mere 11 months ago via surrogacy as well. Since the couple allegedly had a male embryo left, they decided to make the fourth addition to the Kardashian-West family.

Interestingly enough, Kardashian said in an interview last year with Elle, that she was done having kids after Chicago was born. “I don’t think I could handle more than that. My time is spread really thin," she said of the possibility of expanding her family. Still, it's worth noting that her opinion might change, as another source told Us that Kim's dream has always been to have four kids.

Amid the Wests' recent baby news, Kim was praised by political commentator Van Jones for helping move forward the passing of the First Step Act, which was designed to help "decrease recidivism rates among federal prisoners who make up a reported 10 percent of America's prison population."  Kardashian helped usher this in by visiting Donald Trump at the White House to coax into freeing Alice Marie Johnson, who was a first-time nonviolent drug offender who had served 21 years of a life sentence, and to talk about criminal justice reform in general.

Now, as far Kanye is concerned, he's recently been in hot water again for his new year's announcement that he will be performing with his infamous MAGA hat on. It's worth noting his latest statement comes after he said in October that he is refraining from politics altogether and focusing on just music. "My eyes are now wide open and now realize I’ve been used to spread messages I don’t believe in." Kanye tweeted.  "I am distancing myself from politics and completely focusing on being creative !!!"

Stay tuned for more updates on the Wests' newly reported addition to their family.

READ MORE: Kim Kardashian Trying To Justify Kanye West's Slavery Comments Goes About As Well As You'd Expect

 

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Biz Markie Uses Food Stamps To Settle Debt With 50 Cent

Well, that’s one way to settle up. It seems like everybody, and their mother, and their third-cousins once removed owes 50 Cent money.

According to the rapper and entrepreneur, figures from Bow Wow to Rotimi To Teairra Mari has reportedly owed the music mogul moolah after borrowing some stacks sometime within the last few to several years.

Biz Markie is the latest public figure to owe the Power star, and he settled his debt in perhaps the trolling move of the century. Instead of paying 50 with money, he paid him in food stamps.

“I ran into Biz markie back stage in Minnesota,” 50 wrote on Instagram to accompany a photo of Biz handing him the paper food stamps. “I said Biz I always loved ya music and all that but I need that money you owe me. LOL he had food stamps.” He continued in the comments by writing “Nobody beats the Biz.”

In another photo, Biz is smiling next to a scowling 50, who may be scowling because he may have been out-trolled this time around. We love a good joke, and we’re glad Biz has a sense of humor.

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I ran into Biz markie back stage in Minnesota. I said Biz I always loved ya music and all that but I need that money you owe me. LOL 😆he had food stamps

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I PAID #50cent THE MONEY I OWED HIM...

A post shared by Biz Markie (@officialbizmarkie) on Jun 15, 2019 at 8:49pm PDT

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Janet Mock Becomes First Trans Woman To Score Overall Deal With Netflix

Janet Mock just made history. Per Variety, the director, writer and producer is the first transgender woman to score a major deal with Netflix.

The 36-year-old’s deal with the streaming giant is reportedly for three years, and features the exclusive rights to her television series Pose, as well as first-look for future feature film projects.

“As a best-selling author, producer and director, Janet Mock has demonstrated she knows how to bring her vision to thrilling, vivid life,” Netflix VP of original content Cindy Holland says of Mock. “She’s a groundbreaker and creative force who we think will fit right in here at Netflix.”

“As someone who grew up in front of the TV screen, whether that was watching talk shows or family sitcoms or VHS films, I never thought that I would be embraced,” Mock says of her groundbreaking new endeavor. “And more than embraced. Given not just a seat at the table but a table of my own making.”

“It is truly groundbreaking for Netflix to empower Janet Mock, a trans woman of color, to create and greenlight her own films and TV shows,” says Nick Adams, director of transgender media and representation at GLAAD. “We can’t wait to see the stories she’ll bring to the screen.”

Beyoncé as well as Barack and Michelle Obama also scored major, multi-million dollar distribution deals with Netflix in 2019 and 2018, respectively.

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Donald Trump Promises To Cure Cancer And AIDS In Re-Election Rally Speech

Donald Trump formally kicked off his re-election campaign Tuesday (June 18) with a rally in Orlando, Florida. Standing in front of a packed crowd of MAGA hat-wearing supporters, Trump promised attendees everything but the sun, moon and the stars.

At the Amway Center, Trump said he would cure cancer and vow his administration would work to eradicate HIV and AIDS if re-elected to a second term.

"We will push onward with new medical frontiers," Trump said. "We will come up with the cures to many, many problems, to many, many diseases including cancer and others. And we're getting closer all the time."

According to the American Cancer Society, in 2018 there were 1.7 million new cancer diagnoses in the United States and 609,640 perished.

During the president's State of The Union speech in January, Trump promised he'd get rid of H.I.V and AIDS by 2030. On Tuesday, he doubled-down on his previous statement. "We will eradicate AIDS in America once and for all — and we are really close."

The Center for Disease Control estimates 1.1 million people are living with H.I.V today.

During the rally, Trump reportedly was able to raise $24.8 million in 24 hours. The staggering amount overshadows how much several Democratic nominees have been able to crowd raise.

 

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