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Today’s the Academy Awards! Follow Luvvie & Afrobella’s Coverage

It’s finally! Today’s the 84th Academy Awards (aka the Oscars) and we’re in LA covering the show. Afrobella and I will be on the red carpet pre-show and backstage in the press room as the show goes on. Throughout the day, we’d like to bring you with us on our …

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My Journey to the Academy Awards with Afrobella

My peoples! I’ve been MIA on my eCrib all week because I’ve been prepping for my trip to LA for the Academy Awards. I’m there right now for a trip of a lifetime, and it’s a dream come true. Actually, it’s a dream I didn’t even have because I didn’t …

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My 10 Thoughts on the SAG Awards

Last night was the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards and here are my 10 thoughts on it. * On the Red Carpet, Angelina Jolie was looking like she got dragged out the house. And her hair was all poofy like she forgot to flat-iron it. Or maybe when she left …

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My Questions About the Golden Globe Awards: Recap

The Golden Globe Awards was the usual formal 3-hour thing but this year, it didn’t bore me to pieces. Maybe because the liquor was flowing and people were guzzling champagne. It certainly made for a spirited show (well as spirited as you can get on NBC primetime). So I’m here …

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10 Things That Happened at the 2011 VMAs

Many things happened during the 3-hour 2011 MTV VMAs. Many things. Very few of them was interesting. Most of the time I was watching it was spent yelling at the TV like “WHO ARE THESE PEOPLE?!?” I think I knew 49.2% of the people present, which let me know that …

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BET Awards 2011 Recap: The Show Was… I Got Questions

I don’t know. I really don’t have one adjective to describe the 2011 BET Awards. It was entertaining mostly because of the live-tweets from my Twitfam. But if I was sitting in my living room without the world’s commentary to keep me company, I probably woulda spent the whole 3 …

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Two of My Blogs Are Finalists in the Black Weblog Awards!

My people! Guess what??? Two of my blogs are finalists in the 2011 Black Weblog Awards! Not one. But TWO! *does cartwheels* First, AwesomelyLuvvie.com is a finalist in the “Best Humor Blog” category for the third year in a row. I won the popular vote in 2009. And then last …

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My 5 Thoughts on the Academy Awards

The Academy Awards comes on towards the end of the Award season, and it goes out with a snooze! Every year, 3 hours of subpar speeches, awkward scripted conversations and many penguins signifies the Oscars. It was no different this year. In fact, it might have been worse. It was painfully …

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I Hated the VMAs (and Taylor Swift)

I want to go to MTV offices and kick every trashcan in the building for that awful ass awards show they put on last night. AWFUL I SAY. The PreShow Why was the preshow such a mixture of yawn, boring and dry? MTV could have kept that wack hour to …

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I’m a Finalist in the Black Weblog Awards!

I woke up yesterday still tah’d from my night of ratchetness with congrats from Twitter folks. Turns out my blog was a finalist in the Black Weblog Awards for “Best Humor Blog!” I proceeded to take off my nightscarf, wave it like a flag over my head and run around …

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