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Articles on television, film, music, and other elements of Black popular culture from NewsOne.

When it comes to her weight, Oprah Winfrey has always been straightforward.

From <span><span>This week’s episode of <span>Family Guy</span> contained an opening sequence in which Peter Griffin dresses as </span><a class="IL_LINK_STYLE" style="border-bottom:1px solid #009900;text-decoration:underline;color:#009900;" href="void(0)">Laura Bush</a><span> for a <a class="IL_LINK_STYLE" style="border-bottom:1px solid #009900;text-decoration:underline;color:#009900;" href="void(0)">costume party</a> and his wife Lois dresses as a bleeding man with tire tracks across his body. The characters repeat several times “Laura Bush Killed A Guy.”</span></span> What exactly was this referring to?

Although Oprah Winfrey worked hard on Barack Obama’s presidential election campaign, she never considered going to work for the president-elect’s administration, the talk show host said Friday.

Antonio Pierce is finally going to talk to investigators about what he did on the night Plaxico Burress shot himself.

Oprah Winfrey tops The Hollywood Reporter’s Power 100 list, an annual ranking of the most influential women in the entertainment industry.

Stephen Colbert is taking after his idol, Papa Bear, Bill O’Reilly, and is starting feuds with rappers. In an ongoing verbal battle between the two, Colbert decided to humble Kanye by having his album outsell Kanye’s on Itunes. Watch Colbert Humble Kanye After The Jump

The rowdy Bratz dolls have been evicted. Barbie has regained control of the dollhouse.

Lil Wayne has proven that the third time was indeed the charm as his latest album, Tha Carter III, has earned him eight Grammy nominations, leading all artists for the 51st Annual Grammy Awards.

Plaxico Burress messed up big time. But the media’s overreaction to his incident has been just as bad.

Gary Coleman has pleaded no contest to a disorderly conduct charge stemming from a September incident at a bowling alley.

  NEW YORK (AP) Odetta, the folk singer with the powerful voice who moved audiences and influenced fellow musicians for a half-century, has died. She was 77.

Hosea Johnson, who was on trial for murdering TI’s best friend and personal assistant, Philant Johnson, has been found guilty of murder.