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By: Crystal L. Huggins
Its official everyone, James Harden, 22 and rapper Trina, 33 are a couple. They were seen together after a recent playoff game. Rumors began to surface in January and the two have been engaging in a lot of conversation via Twitter over the last couple of months. Is it just me or it seems like Trina likes her men young this time around. We know just last year she was linked to Kenyon Martin, 35.
Shaquille O’Neal recently added doctor to his list of titles. Over the weekend O’Neal graduated with from Barry University with his PhD in Organizational Learning and Leadership. O’Neal can be seen as a modern day renaissance man. He’s not only a doctor but a former NBA Player, Rapper, Actor, Police Officer. O’Neal has done a lot in his life and he is not finished yet. According to other reports O’Neal plans on attending law school to pursue his passion for education.
On May 15th Beyonce will receive a Journalism award at the 24th Annual Scholarship and Awards Banquet on behalf of The New York Association for Black Journalists. The event is to recognize the work of over 40 journalist and special recognition to former diversity advocate Robert Naylor. Beyonce is honored for her cover story that was featured in the July 2011 issue of Essence Magazine. Since the announcement was made, many have questioned how she can receive such an honor for an article in many opinions, to be a diary entry about a nine month vacation. Considering the prestige of such an award, do you really think an article about time away from your career is worth being in the same category as someone who advocated for the minorities in the news industry?