Archive | June 2012

Tyler Perry Penning a Sci-Fi Flick

Originally posted on TheRuffWriter:

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Your favorite Black director’s least favorite Black director is branching out. Tyler Perry recently sat for an interview with Blackfilm.com and revealed that he’s moving into a likely previously uncharted genre for his core fan base: Science Fiction.

Even though Perry is donning his trademark wig and mumu for this weekend’s release “Madea’s Witness Protection,” he admits that he has a special place in his heart for science fiction and is taking a plunge into sci-fi film very soon.

“I love Sci Fi. I love the Alien movies and the Alien franchise. I was very disappointed with Prometheus, but I love that whole franchise. Those are my favorite movies. I’m actually working on a sci-fi movie right now.” When asked if he could go into more detail about this surprising project, Perry only responded, “No, but I’m writing a sci-fi movie that I’m really excited about.”

Perry did have…

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Warm and Toasty

Originally posted on thedressingroommelbourne:

Ok, it’s not exactly toast… but it is bread!

Pumpkin Bread!

Perfect for those little snacks with a warm cup of tea!

Pumpkin Bread

Ingredients

  • 450g cooked pureed pumpkin
  • 1 cup (250ml) vegetable oil
  • 4 eggs
  • 3½ cups (430g) plain flour
  • 3 cups white sugar
  • 1½ teaspoons baking soda
  • 1½ teaspoons salt
  • 1½ teaspoons ground allspice
  • 1½ teaspoons ground nutmeg
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • ½ cup (60g) chopped walnuts
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder

Preparation method

Prep: 15 minutes | Cook: 1 hour

1.
Preheat oven to 150 degrees C.
2.
Combine pumpkin, oil and eggs. Sift together dry ingredients. Combine the two mixtures, blending thoroughly.
3.
Pour into 2 greased 22x13cm loaf pans and bake for 1 hour.

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Judge Checks Dwyane Wade’s Ex-Wife

Originally posted on The Urban Daily:

A Cook County judge issued a stern warning to the ex-wife of Dwyane Wade: Trash him to your kids and you won’t be seeing them for a while.

was recently arrested during the NBA Finals for delaying a visitation hand-off. Dwyane Wade currently has custody of their two sons following a bitter custody war. Now a judge is making sure that Siovaughn leaves the kids out of her beef with her ex.

 The Chicago Sun-Timesreports:

“If you tell them, ‘Your daddy got me arrested,’ I take away visitation,” Cook County Associate Judge Helaine Berger said. “The children should not be in the middle.”

The divorce of the Miami Heat star and Siohvaughn Funches-Wade may be long over, and the ink on the judge’s child custody order dry for more than a year, but the battle between the two continues.

The showdown played out again Tuesday in a…

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Breaking News Alert: 1-Year-Old Detroit Girl MISSING

Originally posted on youngdetroitshow:

Photo Courtesy of: WDIV Local 4 News (Detroit)

Source:WDIV Local 4 News (Detroit)
Posted By:Tyler B. (YDS Host)

Family members say a 1-year-old girl has gone missing.

Ziya Turner went missing Friday evening. She was last seen at her house in the 18000 block of Brinker Street in Detroit.

Family members say Ziya was being watched by her cousin when she somehow got out of the house. She has been missing since.

Detroit police are searching the area.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call the Detroit police.

Our thoughts and prayers are with Ziya’s family, loved ones and everybody who knows Ziya and her family. We will continue to update you on this story as more information becomes available to the YDS Newsroom.

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Material Girl

Originally posted on thedressingroommelbourne:

“Strike a pose”is exactly what we wanted to do when we heard Madonna on the radio this morning!

We thought what better way to start the day then a little fashion flash back with the world’s greatest ‘material girl’

1985

1986

1989

1989

1995

1999

2005

2010

2012 Golden Globes

Now whether you love her or hate her, the reality is that Madonna has been one of the most influential

women in Music and Fashion history, making her an icon to many!

HAPPY FRIDAY FRIENDS

x x x

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BEYONCÉ HELPS SOLANGE CELEBRATE HER 26TH BIRTHDAY

Originally posted on Jinna Loves:

Oh so stylish singer, dancer, songwriter, mother, sister, and DJ, Solange, celebrated her birthday with her big sister over the weekend. Looks like they had lots of FUN! Solange turned 26 on June 24th. She was treated to a helicopter ride from Beyoncé, and a shout-out from Jay-Z at his concert. Go girl, it’s your birthday! LoL!

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