FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA Supports ROBIN ROBERTS’ Coming Out

Yesterday, we at Other Side of the Fame reported what soon was all the buzz across the Internet: By way of a Facebook posting, Good Morning America new anchor Robin Roberts came out [by openly declaring: “I am grateful for my entire family, my long TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

Via Facebook, ROBIN ROBERTS Comes Out On One Year Anniversary After Adversity

 (Robin arriving at the ESPY Awards in Los Angeles on July 17, 2013)     (Robin attending the 85th Annual Academy Awards in Hollywood on Feb. 24, 2013)   (before going in for bone marrow transplant)    On the set of Good Morning America in May 2012; Robin TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

About Last Night: Slights, Snubs, Shenanigans and Wins Of the 89th Annual Academy Awards !

  Looking like The Wiz’s (Tin Man) Nipsey Russell and as if he would sure be belting out the song “Slide Some Oil To Me,” unlike eclectic, producer-rapper-singer CeeLo who just last week, went for the gold from head, (skin) to toe and met with TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

“Aunt Viv” JANET HUBERT Considers JADA PINKETT SMITH’s Boycott ‘Karma’ For WILL SMITH Reads JADA Riot Act + (Update: Jada & Will Speak)

Well J. Cole’ll certainly give us a visual to remember the next time we crank on the radio to hear him rap the line of his current hit: I want a real love, dark skinned and Aunt Viv love. That Jada and that Will love TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

This Might Impress You Much: SHANIA TWAIN To Tour For First TIme in Over A Decade!

*Shania voice* Ok. So you thought Shania Twain hung up her mic eh? This might impress you much: Shania Twain, who first broke through with her 1993 self-titled collection before going on to sell over 75 million records and 17 top-10 singles over her four TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

GLAAD Nominates MICHAEL SAM, ANGEL HAZE and R&B DIVAS For Award

Although openly gay athlete Michael Sam may not get no love from the NFL, the GLAAD Media Awards Organization will gladly give him some. Sam is being celebrated for being adamant about accurate v. stereotypical representations of members in the media who are of the TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

TLC, NELLY, & NKOTB Are Cooking: Powerhouse Top-Sellers Embark on THE MAIN EVENT TOUR Beginning May 1st

You can say what you wanna say about ‘dem TLC guhs….but their fans are loyal. We reported to yous just yesterday that (via a Kickstarter campaign account) the surviving group members: Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas Thomas were soliciting the support of their TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

BARBARA Bid Buh-Bye By Best of the Best

As you may or may not know, First Lady of Journalism, Media and Television: Barbara Walters will be officially retiring from television media and the public eye. Yesterday, a special final episode taping of “The View” was pre-recorded along with television news’ notables in celebration TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

QUEEN LATIFAH: Officiating “Same Love” Ceremony at GRAMMYs Upsets Some Members of the Gay Community

     Sunday nights Grammy Awards performances were indeed colorful and diverse, but Macklemore, Ryan Lewis, Mary Lambert and Madonna’s hot-button number: “Same Love” raised plenty of eyebrows (for various reasons).   Some people, in particular, didn’t have the same “issue” with it [as others with “moral,” “social,” TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

Why People Wore Red Today

No, you’re not wearing rose-colored glasses. People are wearing a lot of red today, and they’re posting #GoRedForWomen selfies. It’s the 12th annual National Wear Red Day, which takes place the first Friday in February to raise awareness for women’s heart health. Since 1 in TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

OSCAR NOMS: Who’s Locked in (And Who’s Locked Out)?

   LET’S GET THIS STARTED BY SAYING “CONGRATULATIONS” TO ALL (Nom’s, “Snubs,”  and Future Winners alike). Ok. Just so you know, the Oscar noms ceremony just happened and the list is up. So do you want the good news, bad news or side-by-side? HERE’S THE ACADEMY’s TAP IN TO FINISH READING …

THE 2014 ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARD WINNERS (+ Category, Nominees, Pics/Fashion)

The 2014 Golden Globe Awards aired on NBC on January 12, 2014 It recognizes excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign. HOSTS were:  Amy Poehler and Tina Fey PHOTO’S OF ALL 2014 GOLDEN GLOBE WINNERS (Courtesy of Our Friends and MSN Entertainment) NOMINEES LIST  (Courtesy of Our TAP IN TO FINISH READING …