Know the real struggle…

When we think of freedom, what are we actually thinking of? Are we thinking of being able to walk our dog, go on a run, or go to the same movie theatre as the white man? Do we believe there is an incognito oppression that is still currently of the African American race? Is there…

For the thrifters ||#StyleWatch

Introducing; “My thrift. Your thrift.” The fashion world is flooded at the moment. Bloggers, YouTuber’s, Instagram “boutiques” and the like are giving us options out the wazoo. One of the biggest trends of that fashion pool is thrifting. Goodwill’s are the new Zara… so to speak. But not just thrifting; remaking the finds into new…

Elite Picks| NFL WEEK 14!

Elite Insiders | Jimmie Johnson   Week 14 kicks off with a lot of great matchups and storylines none bigger than running back LeSean McCoy making his return to Philadelphia. This past offseason head coach Chip Kelly made headlines when he traded his star running back away to Buffalo. McCoy has taken every opportunity to…

Elite Picks | NFL Week 11 & a New “Expert”

Elite Insiders| Jimmie Johnson It has been a few weeks but I’m finally back on top. After Trey’s poor 3-11 outing last week I was able to take a slight lead in the overall rankings. Also, congrats to KJ for winning his first Expert of the Week award. It wasn’t pretty, going 7-7 and winning…

Elite PICKS | NFL Week 8

Elite Insiders | Jimmie Johnson First off, congrats to Will for winning his first Expert of the Week posting a 10-4 record last week; nice job. Week 8 is here and we have a lot of good games to pick from. One of the most exciting games will be the Steelers vs. the Bengals. The…

Your Elite Picks! |NFL Week 6

Elite Insiders | Jimmie Johnson Trey took a commanding lead in the picks race after an impressive 11-3 weekend. It’s his 3rd Expert of the Week and second in a row. To catch up to Trey I have to make some bold picks this week and I’m going with the Saints in an upset. Usually…

Elite Picks! || NFL Week 5 Predictions

Elite Insiders | Jimmie Johnson We are well on our way into the season and it looks to be a 2 man race for picks at the moment. Trey evened the records with me last week after an impressive 11-5 outing and his 2nd expert of the week award. As for this week, I’m taking…

Viola….Davis. Enough Said.

Robert Williams | Elite Insiders “How To Get Away With Murder” standout Viola Davis won an Emmy for Best Outstanding Lead Actress, becoming the first black woman to do so. Her speech received a huge round of applause, as well as a standing ovation by the talented, versatile, and well-respected actress Taraji P. Henson! Job…

World’s First Nicki Minaj Wax Figure

Kamaria Robinson | Elite Insiders  Nicki Minaj’s Anaconda video has the last word after all. Remember a couple of weeks back when Nicki Minaj took to twitter to express her feelings about the VMA’s not nominating her booty shaking Anaconda video in the category for Video of the Year Award despite the millions of views…

Michael B. Jordan Cast In Yet Another Film

Kamaria Robinson | Elite Insiders Michael B. Jordan, who can get enough of him? Apparently no one, the Fantastic Four rising star has been casted in yet another film. It was recently announced that Jordan will star in the award-winning book now turned film Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption. The book is…

Meek Diss Backfires!!

Okay yall! So Meek Mill dropped his new album and started to feel himself a bit.  Don’t get me wrong it was a huge success, it even sold 200,000 copies in the first week! But calling out out Drake for “not writing his own songs,” made him look a bit ignorant. Because if I recall,…

WATCH: Riley Curry Steals The Show AGAIN

Selena Alexander | Elite Insiders NBA MVP Stephen Curry’s daughter, Riley, continues to steal the spotlight. Yesterday was the tot’s 3rd birthday and she celebrated by showing us all how to really whip in this video posted by her mom, Ayesha. I love that me and this child share a birthday… even though I feel…

The Weekend Invades The Airwaves

Kamaria Robinson | Elite Insiders Is it just me or has The Weekend completely taken over the radio? You can’t go a day without hearing a Weekend song. He currently has four singles out on the radio which include; “Can’t Feel My Face”, “Often”, “The Hills”, and “Earned It” from 50 Shades of Grey, which…

Who aint Loyal, the ho*s or your Ni**as!

SOOOOOOO yall heard about the four men who broke into C Breeezys home and held his auntie up with a gun right? Well it is believed that some of his closest friends were involved! Not just any ole friends… I’m talking P diddy and Biggie close friends, Young Thug and Birdman close friends, Brad Pitt…

SouthPaw Is A Tearjerker!!!

Kamaria Robinson | Elite Insiders  Another must see film this year is SouthPaw staring Jake Gyllenhaal, Rachel McAdams, Forest Whitaker, and 50 cent. You’ll definitely want to bring your tissues with you! This film will take you on emotional roller coaster from beginning to end! What an amazing movie with an all-star cast. The diversity of this cast…

Turn Up, Shabazz!

Robert Williams | Elite Insiders On behalf of the EI Staff, we’d like to wish two-time NCAA Champ/ former UCONN Huskies phenom/ Miami Heat guard Shabazz Napier a happy 24th birthday! However, this isn’t all he’s done this week! Napier suffered a hernia back in April, which brought his rookie season came to a close.…

#BBWLA: Season Premier Recap

Selena Alexander | Elite Insiders Sunday night VH1 premiered this season of Basketball Wives: LA. If you were like me and completely forgot about it, no worries. I caught the second airing of the show and have your recap right here: The returning stars from previous seasons were Draya Michele, Malaysia Pargo, Jackie Christie, and…