Daily Archives: April 14, 2017

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3 Year Anniversary of #BringBackOurGirls Shows it was More Of A Trend than A Campaign

By: Jarrod Horton

Staff Writer

Today marks the three year anniversary of #BringBackOurGirls campaign. In case you forgot, the campaign was focused on bringing back 276 girls who were abducted by Boko Haram from their dormitories at Borno State in Nigeria. Some of the girls escaped but for the most part most of them have remained captive. That captivity has lasted over 1,000 days and it seems like there is no sign of the girls being released. So did the campaign make a difference? Continue reading

Dave Chappelle Has John Mayer Sing A Song To Pay Tribute to Late Friend Charlie Murphy And It Will Make You Choke Up

By: Jarrod Horton

Staff Writer

There has been a lot of tributes in remembrance of late comedian Charlie Murphy. Family, Friends and Fans around the world having been paying respects to the entertainer who lost his battle with Leukemia at age 57. But this one particular tribute from Dave Chappelle might be the most touching. Because even though Charlie Murphy was known as a comedian, actor and older brother of Eddie Murphy. He probably is the most recognizable for his skits on the Dave Chappelle show. “I called Prince to ask him to be part of the sketch and he said no.” Chappelle said while reminiscing on Charlie Murphy’s stories on Prince and Rick James. Join on stage with John Mayer who mentioned that habitual line stepper has become a saying that he says all the time. That saying along with lines like I’m Rick James bitch have made their way from Murphy’s sketch up to lexicon of pop culture. After talking about their times with Charlie Murphy on the Chappelle show, Mayer and Dave dedicated a song to their friend. Check out the video below.