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Academy Awards Defy BDS Movement, Give Away $55K First-Class Israel Trip to Nominees

TEL AVIV – During a year that saw the expansion of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement targeting Israel, the Academy Awards seems to be taking a stand in solidarity with the Jewish state. Nominees of the 2016 Academy Awards will walk away with a record $232,000 worth of gifts, including a ten-day first-class trip to Israel worth $55,000.

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Sonnie Johnson: Black Twitter vs Hotep Twitter

When speaking on the subject of abortion, I’ve often stated, “You say we come from the bloodlines of Kings and Queens. Kings and Queens don’t kill their unborn children. They fight for a legacy to leave to their unborn children.” I made the reference due to some of the chatter I’d seen on social media. I didn’t know I had pulled from the #blacktwitter and #hoteptwitter feud.

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Scientists Conclude ‘Resting Bitch Face’ Is Real

Stars like Kristen Stewart, Victoria Beckham, Anna Kendrick and even Kanye West are all noted sufferers of the phenomenon known as “resting bitch face.” According to a pair of behavioral scientists, the condition is real.