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If You Don’t Know, Now You Know: ‘Bill Nye Saves The World,’ Frank Ocean Remixes, X-Men Movie Dates & More

1) The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Makes a Triumphant Debut on HBO  On Earth Day, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, starring Oprah Winfrey, finally debuted on HBO. This amazing biographical book turned movie shows how a now unhidden figure helped

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HBO’s Insecure Has One of the Best Soundtracks, Check it Out Today!

HBO’s new comedy Insecure is worth watching for so many reasons — including creator and star Issa Rae’s wholehearted performance and hilarious dissection of the unfortunate realities of everyday racism. With every episode, another aspect of the show sets itself

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LeBron James Set to Produce a Muhammad Ali Documentary

After donating $2.5 million USD to the Muhammad Ali exhibit at the newly christened Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, LeBron James will now be producing a multi-part Muhammad Ali documentary for HBO. In conjunction with his

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Everyone Is Talking About the Season Finale of HBO’s ‘Insecure’

The first season of Issa Rae‘s excellent HBO series Insecure came to its Twitter-shocking conclusion Sunday, putting the fate of (SPOILER ALERT?) Lawrence (Jay Ellis) and Issa’s rocky relationship into jeopardy. The fact that “Broken as Fuck” included the revelation

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Woman Crushin’ It Wednesday: Issa Rae

We’ve chosen actress, writer and show runner extraordinaire, Issa Rae, as our WCW this week. Rae has worked her way from a popular YouTube web series, The Misadventures of an Awkward Black Girl, to landing her own show on HBO,

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WATCH: Issa Rae’s ‘Insecure’ Comedy Mini-Series Teaser Trailer

HBO has fi-nuh-ly released a first look into Issa Rae‘s upcoming mini-series, Insecure. And let me tell you, it’s brilliance and hilarity are refreshing. Somewhat filling a pocket Sex And The City left, and creating a fresh narrative for women of

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