Gay Dads Kordale and Kaleb are too Fabulous For This World

black gay dads instagramSuper handsome African-American dads Kordale and Kaleb weren’t very surprised when people threw racist and homophobic shade at them for posting a photo of their morning routine with two of their three daughters on Instagram.

While the couple acknowledged in a statement to the Huffington Post that what they do in the comfort of their home is “no one’s business,” they also recognized that they knew the photo might get attention and they couldn’t go off the rails just because a bunch of assholes disagree with their lifestyle.

The only thing that surprises me is that common situations like this continue to shock others and are still considered “different,” even in the eyes of total jerk bigots with way too much time on their hands.

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LAPD Apologizes for Talking About Notorious B.I.G’s Scrotum

Notorious BIG faceThe Los Angeles Police Department has apologized for an “administrative error” that allowed Notorious B.I.G.’s gruesome autopsy report to be released without the consent of his family.

In the report, the coroner called 24-year-old Christopher Wallace (aka Biggie Smalls) “morbidly obese” and wrote that he “may” be a rap singer in the Other Pertinent Information section.

The most traumatic thing his mother learned relates to the third bullet, which went through his balls.

“The projectile strikes the left side of the scrotum, causing a very shallow, 3/8 inch linear laceration.”

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Michelle Obama’s White Relatives, Circa 1884

On June 16 the New York Times posted an article delving into the first lady’s white lineage, an expansion of a piece titled “In First Lady’s Roots, A Complex path From Slavery” written in 2009.

Her exact relatives were revealed using DNA testing and research. Joan Tribble, a Georgia was pictured next to her great-great grandfather’s grave.  Continue reading “Michelle Obama’s White Relatives, Circa 1884”

Houston Family Reality Show On The Way

Way to capitalize on your recently lost and excruciatingly famous family member. Cissy Houston and Bobbi Kristina, Whitney Houston‘s mother and daughter, are set to star in a 10 episode reality show. The working title is The Houston Family Chronicles.

The show will run in late 2012 on the Lifetime channel and will focus on the bonding process of Whitney’s relatives in their time of grief, with cameras following them everywhere but the bathroom? Wicked smart.

Other key figures will include Houston’s brother Gary and her longtime manager and sister-in-law Pat and her teen daughter who I assume is friends with Bobbi Kristina? Bobby Brown is not reported to be involved though I’m sure he’ll make an appearance.  Continue reading “Houston Family Reality Show On The Way”

Leighton Meester’s Dark Past And Bright Future

Leighton Meester’s upbringing reflects the opposite of her uppity and entitled character on Gossip Girl.

In a way it must be even more rewarding to be viewed as a fashion-forward socialite, she was after all, born into a family with a heavy criminal record.

In the April 2012 issue of Marie Claire Meester reveals her family history, her views on marriage and her Hollywood beginnings.

All in all she may be the most surprisingly sensible young actress you can imagine, especially considering her background.  Continue reading “Leighton Meester’s Dark Past And Bright Future”