Daily Archives: May 17, 2011

Flavor Flav Going On “Freaky” Comedy Tour

  After the failure of his fried chicken shack, rapper Flavor Flav is set to launch a comedy tour this summer titled “Flavor Flav’s Freaky Comedy Tour.” Ummmm……yea. Details after the jump. According to AllHipHop.com, Flav and company have been booked for shows in Charlotte, North Carolina and Wisconsin. According to reports, Flavor will hit […]

NBA: 16-Yr-Old Brother of Timberwolves Sebastian Telfair Arrested With 3 Loaded Guns

The teenage brother of former NBA player Sebastian Telfair was nabbed with three loaded guns in Brooklyn –and then tried to bribe a cop into letting him go, police said today. Sixteen-year-old Lincoln High School baseketball player Ethan Telfair, also a cousin of former NY Knick Stephon Marbury, was arrested in Coney Island along with […]

Olympic Gold Medalist, Sammy Wanjiru Dies After Wife Finds Him With Another Woman

Kenyan Olympic marathon champion Sammy Wanjiru died in a fall from a balcony after a domestic dispute involving his wife and another woman, police said Monday. One police official said Wanjiru committed suicide, while another said he jumped to stop his wife from leaving the house after she discovered him with another woman. The 24-year-old […]

Jeep hires Lenny Kravitz to hock Wrangler

Jeep is reaching out to its adventurous, youthful target market with an ad campaign featuring Lenny Kravitz, the picture of clean-cut rebelliousness. The short clip after the break is apparently the abbreviated version of an upcoming short film featuring Kravitz taking the 2011 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited off the beaten track. Some of you may recall […]

MLB: Bobby Bonilla About to Get Paid by the Mets Again, $30M over next 25 years!

  The Mets are about to start paying Bobby Bonilla again. Starting July 1, he’ll collect $1.2 million each year until the year 2035. These things apparently happen when you defer $5.9 million at 8% interest. He will become the 10th highest paid Met this season at roughly three times the salary of Ike Davis […]

Happy birthday Special ED

Special Ed is the performing name of Edward Archer (born May 16, 1973 in Brooklyn, New York), an American hip hop musician of Jamaican descent. Hailing from Brooklyn in New York City, he was raised in Flatbush before moving to Canarsie, and is identified with East Coast hip hop. Ed is best known for the songs “I Got It Made” and “I’m The Magnificent”, produced […]