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11 Dec 2011

Kim Wayans was at last week’s IFP Independent Film Awards cheering on “Pariah” director/writer Dee Rees

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December 11, 2011 Category: Go With The-Flo Posted by:

By Florence Anthony



According to TMZ, Jay-Z and Beyonce are currently house shopping and are considering a bungalow that once belonged to Ricky Martin. The $12.5 million dollar mansion is 9,491 square feet and includes seven bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, a swimming pools and sweeping ocean views of Miami Beach. Their new neighbors would include Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh. Meanwhile, the expectant couple was recently spotted dining at Oprah’s former chef Art Smith’s Table Fifty Two in Chicago. Jay was in the Windy City for he and Kanye West’s “Watch The Throne” tour..


The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, received a backstage visit from the Attorney General of the United States, Eric Holder and his lovely wife, Dr. Sharon Malone-Holder after accepting her Doctorate of Humane Letters from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. It was part of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Museum’s week long celebration of her American Music Master Honor. Cissy Houston performed at the star-studded event.


The New York Branch of the NAACP hosted its’ Centennial Holiday Gala 2011 on December 2nd, in the Mercury Ball Room of the New York Hilton, in the Big Apple. The evening was in memory of my dear friend, Kathy Keeton Guccione. The illustrious crowd that joined longtime President of the New York branch and members of the National Board of Directors of the NAACP, the magnificent Dr. Annie B. Martin, included the Honorable John Liu, the Honorable Bill Perkins and President of the United Federation of Teachers, Michael Mulgrew. The evening’s honorees were Anthony Harmon, Director of  Parent and Community Outreach, UFT, Joseph Nazario, Secretary Treasurer, Social Services Employees Union, Local 371, AFSCME and Alma Roper, Executive Vice President, Local 1549 DC 37, AFSCME.


“In Living Color” veteran Kim Wayans was at last week’s IFP Independent Film Awards sponsored by Euphoria Calvin Klein at Cipriani in New York City to cheer on “Pariah” director/writer Dee Rees, who won the Breakthrough Director Award. Kim portrays the mother of Lee, a teen-aged girl struggling with her sexuality in the critically acclaimed film which hits theaters on December 28. Spike Lee is among the Executive Producers.


McDonalds recently started Art Basel off right, at Ricochet Lounge in Miami. Celebrities, artists and socialites partied the night away while listening to an exclusive performance by Nas. The club was packed and guests enjoyed McDonalds Big Macs and Big Mac Snack Wraps throughout the evening.


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