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Spokane NAACP Leader Rachel Dolezal Is A White Woman Pretending To Be Black, Apparently

'Black' NAACP leader outed as white woman

There is a very strange news story making the rounds today that at first I took as a joke but has gotten stranger and stranger as more information comes to light. As I understand it, Rachel Dolezal — the president of the Spokane, Washington chapter of the NAACP — has been filing complaints with local police regarding racial harassment for some time now. Dolezal‘s family caught wind of her allegations and have come forward to reveal that she is a woman of “Czech, Swedish German and a touch of Native American” heritage. As president of her chapter of the NAACP, Rachel Dolezal has “presented” herself as Black. I mean, what? Dolezal was confronted on camera with questions about her ethnicity and now, well, her odd story has become a viral sensation. Click below to see photos of Dolezal that highlight the confusion over her ethnicity, read a bit about her strange story and watch video of the interview that sparked this viral controversy. More »

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Watch: LeBron James Accidentally Flashed His Penis On Live TV Last Night

Where's the beef?

See, I don’t really watch sports on TV with any regularity but there are those times when something so significant to the world of pop culture happens during a sporting event that even I have to take notice and blog about it. During the nationally televised NBA Finals basketball game that aired on ABC last night, LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers was filmed adjusting himself and accidentally flashed his penis for all the world to see. The moment was captured by pretty much every single person who watched the game and owns a cell phone so there is lots of footage of LeBron‘s manhood to evaluate. For the sake of the on-going discussion of pop culture that we engage in daily here on Pink is the new Blog, I present to you below fairly NSFW video footage of LeBron James‘s penis flash on national television. More »

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Watch: This New Video Teaser Reminds Us That ‘Star Wars: Rebels’ Season 2 Premieres On June 20

1 Week to Go!
'The Siege Of Lothal'

Back in March we learned the very exciting news that Buffy the Vampire Slayer actress Sarah Michelle Gellar has joined her husband Freddie Prinze, Jr. as part of the cast of the Disney XD animated series Star Wars: Rebels. Today, we get to check out the video teaser above that reminds us (!) that Star Wars: Rebels season 2 premieres in one week (!!!). As you may recall, we saw a 3+ minute long trailer for the entirety of SW: Rebels season 2 earlier this year which makes it seem like Darth Vader (voiced by James Earl Jones, of course) will be featured heavily on the show. Vader is also featured pretty prominently in this teaser for the season 2 premiere episode, The Siege of Lothal … but we really do not know how much Darth Vader we will be getting this season. All will be revealed soon, tho, as Star Wars: Rebels premieres with a 1 hour episode on Saturday June 20. If you are a Star Wars fan, this is an animated series you should be watching. And if you are any kind of Buffy fan at all, you’ll deff want to tune in to hear SMG voice one of the characters on the show :)

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Watch: Veruca Salt Releases A Music Video For ‘Laughing In The Sugar Bowl’

"I saw you start the fire"
"What a Poet, What a Liar"

Just about a month ago we learned that Veruca Salt is releasing a new album titled Ghost Notes next month when they released a couple of new songs, including their single Laughing in the Sugar Bowl. Today we get to see the just-released music video for Laughing and as you can see and hear, the Salts are back with a vengeance. For the most part, this new music video is mostly a performance video but it reminds me very much of the group’s first music video for their smash hit song Seether back in 1993. Check out the video for Laughing in the Sugar Bowl and be reminded what a force to be reckoned with Veruca Salt is as a rock band. I am SO excited for the release of their new album. This song is so effing great!

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WATCH: Here Is The Trailer For Will Ferrell & Kristen Wiig’s Lifetime Made-For-TV Movie ‘A Deadly Adoption’

June 20, yes for real
Based on a True Story

Last week we learned the surprising news that Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig will be starring in a ridiculous made-for-TV movie on Lifetime this month titled A Deadly Adoption and today we get to feast our eyes on the FIRST TRAILER for the TV movie. Based on a true story, A Deadly Adoption is described as “a high-stakes dramatic thriller about a successful couple (Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig) who house and care for a pregnant woman (Jessica Lowndes) during the final months of her pregnancy with the hope of adopting her unborn child” … and then, I’m assuming, MAYHEM STRIKES! When this TV movie was revealed last week, many people believed that it was a hoax of some kind … and maybe it is a hoax … but it is also a real TV movie that will premiere on Lifetime on June 20. Check out the teaser trailer above and see if it looks like something you’d like to watch. I am definitely going to tune in, I can’t wait :D

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First Look: Disney Releases The First Teaser For Their New Animated Film ‘Zootopia’

Coming in 2016
"Like nothing you've ever seen be-fur"

After they gave us Wreck-It Ralph, Frozen and Big Hero 6, Disney will be giving us a new animated feature film next year titled Zootopia. In an effort to explain what Zootopia is all about, the teaser video embedded above has been released for our viewing pleasure. At first brush, this movie looks cute but I’m not yet wowed by what I see. That said, I wasn’t really wowed at all by the first teaser videos for Inside Out and now all I hear are rave reviews so … I’ll definitely reserve judgement here. Check out the teaser for Zootopia above and see what you think. The movie will open in theaters on March 4, 2016.

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Watch: ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Releases A Season 3 Featurette Ahead Of Its Netflix Premiere This Week

Just 2 Days Away from more 'OITNB'
"You know the Hot One's back"

The third season of Orange is the New Black will be released in full on Netflix at the stroke of midnight this Friday June 12 and to get you super excited and amped for the show’s return, a new video featurette has been released for our viewing pleasure. The video embedded above features footage and cast interviews which are meant to remind us that OITNB is BACK in just 2 days. 2 short days. Are you ready? Check out the video above and GET READY. OMG, I can’t wait. Can you?

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Watch: Björk Releases Her MoMA Exhibit Music Video ‘Black Lake’ In Full

For the first time outside of the Museum of Modern Art
From the MoMA to YOU

Last weekend we got to see Björk‘s inventive music video for Stonemilker, taken from her new album Vulnicura. Today we get to see, in full, the music video for her song Black Lake. As you may recall, a portion of the Black Lake music video was released in a trailer back in February to promote the Museum of Modern Art‘s exhibit on Björk and her art in NYC. Until now, the full Black Lake video was only available to those who attended the Björk exhibit at the MoMA. I’ve already watched this video a couple of times and it is just … wonderful. You definitely have to check it out … it may be the best 10 minutes of your day.

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First Look: Ice Cube Takes Us On The Set Of ‘Barbershop 3′

Coming in 2016
"Check us out, we havin' fun"

Back in 2002 we got Barbershop, in 2004 we got Barbershop 2: Back In Business. In 2016, we will finally get the long awaited sequel Barbershop 3 with both old and new faces thrown into the mix. Actor Ice Cube is giving us our first look at the filming of Barbershop 3 with the promo video embedded above. As you can see, Nicki Minaj is among the new faces joining the cast this time around and if the earlier two movies are any indication, then this third film is going to be a lot of fun. It’s been a very long time since I’ve seen either Barbershop or Barbershop 2 so I’ll have to rewatch them both again. Keep your eyes peeled, Barbershop 3 is coming our way next year. You excited?

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Watch: Prince Royce Nabs Jennifer Lopez For The Music Video For His Single ‘Back It Up’

Oh and Pitbull, too
J. Lo makes everything better

Jennifer Lopez, WHO MAY OR MAY NOT BE COLLABORATING ON NEW MUSIC WITH MISSY ELLIOTT RIGHT NOW BUT WE DON’T KNOW FOR SURE EVEN THO THE LADIES *ARE* HANGING OUT TOGETHER THESE DAYS, is really having a moment right now. In recent weeks, she paid beautiful homage to Selena Quintanilla at the Billboard Latin Music Awards, she slayed the red carpet at the MET Ball Gala, she announced her forthcoming concert residency in Las Vegas, she guests on Jason Derulo‘s new song Try Me and — of course — there are those hints that she may be collaborating on new music with Missy Elliott. Today we see that J. Lo is featured in the music video for Prince Royal‘s new single Back It Up. I can’t say that I’m at all familiar with Prince Royce but as you can see and hear above, Jennifer‘s guest appearance in this video makes it a million times better (even if we have to deal with a guest appearance by Mr. Worldwide himself Pitbull). Check out the embed above and have a look at/listen of Prince Royce‘s collaboration with Jennifer Lopez and Pitbull and see what you think. Does this song sound like it could be a contender for the Song of the Summer?

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