The Senate overnight voted down a scaled-back bill to repeal Obamacare, marking another big defeat for the Republican effort to repeal the health law. The Senate voted 49-51 against the so-called “skinny repeal” bill which was only possible because three Republicans — John McCain, Susan Collins and Lisa Murkowski — broke from the party and voted it down. It was […]

Uncategorized To all who voted Republican in last year’s election, be careful what you wish for! The Republicans lead by House Speaker Paul Ryan are coming through with the promise they sold you to repeal Obamacare but oh you will have to pay a big price. Monday the CBO confirmed what many have been warning […]

A bill that calls for fining men for masturbating and making them go to counseling before getting a prescription for Viagra has been introduced by a Texas state representative. Introduced by Democratic state Representative Jessica Farrar, the bill calls for a $100 penalty for “masturbatory emissions” that occur outside of a hospital or a women’s […]

A Michigan granny got an unusually high water bill — so she threatened to fire a gun at her grandson for taking too many showers. Police were called to the home of Jaclynn Doreatha Wedlow by the teen, who said that she’d pointed a rifle at him and warned him about his over-enthusiastic bathing habits […]

North Carolina’s anti-gay “bathroom bill” has been the center of a lot of controversy this year — and “The Daily Show” decided to put the bill to the test. The state’s discriminatory HB2 bill, which was passed in March, restricts transgender people from using the restroom that corresponds with their gender identity and also allows businesses […]

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When Eddie Murphy was asked to do an impression of Cosby during a “Jeopardy!” parody in the first hour of the 40th anniversary “Saturday Night Live” special, Murphy refused. Bill Cosby applauded murphy annd is very gratfeul for his decision.  “I am very appreciative of Eddie and I applaud his actions,” Cosby said through a spokesperson according […]

Bill Duke released the trailer to “Light Girls” follow up of his documentary of “Dark Girls.” It’s official Monday, January 19th 9pm ET/PT you better tune in. Are you excited about seeing Light Girls? Your Thoughts? “The Russ Parr Morning Show” Monday- Friday 6-10am & Saturday’s- 8-10am Follow Russ Parr on Twitter @RussParrShow Like The […]

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Philadelphia Native Bill Cosby will be releasing a TV concert special titled “Far From Finished” to Comedy Central on Nov. 24. Its going to be directed by…

    When you go to a strip club, you know you are going to come home with your pockets feeling a whole lot lighter. Enjoying the night at a gentleman’s establishment is a pricey thing. You have bottle service, lap dances, private lap dances, and tips. But one man is currently being sued because […]


INDIANA — Republican Eric Turner recently  introduced a bill that would make abortions illegal after 20 weeks instead of 24 weeks. ALSO READ: 25 Black Women You Should Know About When Democrat Gail Riecken proposed an amendment to that bill exempting  women who are the victims of rape or incest,  Turner countered by saying that […]


Nas Says Spousal, Child Support Bill Too Much Via: The Urban Daily Efforts to follow a court order to pay child and spousal support to the ex-wife of rapper Nas have gone south.


VIA: WASHINGTON – The Democratic-controlled Congress approved historic legislation Sunday night extending health care to tens of millions of uninsured Americans and cracking down on insurance company abuses, a climactic chapter in the century-long quest for near universal coverage. On the cusp of succeeding where numerous past congresses and administrations have failed, jubilant House […]