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Democratic Congressman Accuses Ice Cube of Lying About Biden Campaign Discussions

Photo Credit: Ryan Alexander Ice Cube now has beef with a Democratic Congressman accusing him of lying. The rapper says, ‘roll the tapes.’ Ice Cube did some behind-the-scenes work for the Trump administration in October. It was brought to light after senior campaign advisor Katrina Pierson thanked the rapper on Twitter for his input on […]

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Ice Cube Refuses to Back Down on Trump Collaboration: “I’m Not Playing Politics”

Earlier this month, Ice Cube made headlines for collaborating on the Trump administration’s “Platinum Plan” for African Americans. Now, following criticism from some fans and commentators, the 51-year-old rapper is refusing to back down. That Ice Cube had collaborated on the “Platinum Plan” came to light about 10 days back, after Trump campaign senior adviser […]

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Struggling Club Owner Featured In Biden/Beastie Boys Ad Campaign Turns Out to Be a Wealthy Investor — Biden Pulls Spot After Alleged Harassment

The Beastie Boys performing live in Barcelona, Spain, in 2007. Photo Credit: Michael Morel The Beastie Boys made headlines earlier this week when “Sabotage” appeared in a Joe Biden campaign spot centering on the pandemic-related struggles of Michigan club owner Joe Malcoun. Now, it’s come to light that this individual is in fact a wealthy […]

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50 Cent Says ‘Vote for Trump’ — Even If He ‘Doesn’t Like Black People’

50 Cent has encouraged his followers to “vote for Trump…even if he doesn’t like black people,” citing Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s tax plan as his chief reason for making the endorsement. 50 Cent, who backed Hillary Clinton in the 2016 race, announced his 2020 presidential-election endorsement on Instagram, writing in part: “FUCK NEW YORK […]

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Wichita Musician Arrested For Kidnapping Plot Against the City’s Mayor

Photo Credit: Dorrell Tibbs A Wichita musician was arrested on Friday for allegedly planning to kidnap and kill the city’s mayor. The Wichita Police Department confirmed it had arrested 59-year-old Meredith Dowty. Dowty is a retired Wichita City firefighter who allegedly threatened the mayor, Brandon Whipple. Dowty said he was motivated by his opposition to […]