CNN’s Don Lemon Moves Into Harlem

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According to city records released today, Emmy Award-winning CNN news anchor Don Lemon has purchased a condo in Harlem‘s 2280FDB (2280 Frederick Douglas Blvd.) for $867,780.

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Columbia Grad Terrie M. Williams Talks Mental Health On CNN

Terrie WilliamsWatch renowned communications strategist, author and mental health activist Terrie M. Williams, on “CNN Newsroom” with Brooke Baldwin at 2:30 PM (EST) and “CNN Tonight” with Don Lemon and Alisyn Camerota at 10:00 PM (EST) as she speaks about the growing number of people suffering from mental illness and depression-and copycat suicides –Today, Wednesday, August 13, 2014.
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Qoute Of The Day: ” There’s Pot And There’s Pot” Bill Clinton Talking About Marijuana

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‘This really is a time when there should be laboratories of democracy,’ former president says

Former Harlem resident and President Bill Clinton, who once famously said he smoked marijuana but “didn’t inhale,” says he thinks legalization should be for the states to decide — not the federal government. Continue Reading →

UnityFirst: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Examines Voting Rights

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) devoted its National Town Hall meeting to examining Voting Rights and New Age Discrimination. Continue Reading →

Fox News Airs “Magic Negro” (video)

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This fits in the I’m not surprised category:

UPDATED:
A response from Fox

Fox News VP of programming Suzanne Scott explains, “We received tens of thousands of text message submissions during our New Years Eve special, and this particular viewer submission was inadvertently cleared for air. At FOX we recognize our error as opposed to networks who allow their hosts to utter crude vulgarities to the public.”

The “crude vulgarity” Scott referenced was Kathy Griffin on CNN.

PREVIOUSLY:

Think Progress caught a “magic negro” reference during the New Years Eve broadcast on Fox News.

Viewers were allowed to text in messages that scrolled across the bottom in lieu of the news.

One message read:
HAPPY NEW YEAR AND LET’S HOPE THE MAGIC NEGRO DOES A GOOD JOB. LOVE JEN AND JOHN C.

From www.Huffingtongpost.com

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The Simpsons Texting (Photo credits: Giphy)