EXCLUSIVE Ice Cube says Michael Rapaport deserves a trip to the White House for his heroics on a flight after a BIG3 game over the weekend ... and he's sending a message directly to Donald Trump. As we previously reported, Rapaport (the BIG3 sideline reporter) saw a man trying to open the emergency exit door Saturday -- IN-FLIGHT -- and sprung into action to make sure the door stayed shut! Rapaport credited BIG3 players Glen "Big Baby" Davis and Baron Davis with the assist. So, when we saw BIG3 honcho Ice Cube at LAX (on his way to Friday's game in Chicago), we asked if he considered Rap to be a hero ... and wondered how he should be rewarded. "Trump ... invite him to the White House," Cube said ... "Stop bullsh*tting! As for the passenger -- airline officials tell us the guy was not a terrorist or anything, he was just very confused and made a mistake. … [Read more...] about Ice Cube to Donald Trump, BIG3 Plane Heroes Deserve White House Invite!
Phoebe Wall Howard Detroit Free Press Published 5:00 p.m. UTC Jun 11, 2018 Ford Motor Co. emailed invitations for a June 19 event at the Michigan Central Station just minutes after official confirmation that the company bought the depot from the Moroun family. Matthew Moroun announced at a 9 a.m. news conference from the depot on the west edge of Corktown that the iconic building had been sold to Ford. For weeks, it appeared that Ford was on its way to purchasing the 18-story building as part of its major expansion back into the heart of Detroit. Related: Ford's invitation provided scant details of its event next week. "Ford Motor Company cordially invites you to join us as we announce our plans for Michigan Central Station and Corktown. It will be a historic day for Detroit, the auto industry and the future of Ford — the start of a new era of innovation and mobility," the invitation said. "Please join Bill Ford, Jim Hackett and many of … [Read more...] about Morouns out: Ford sends invitations for Detroit train station party
EXCLUSIVE Gucci Mane gave his mother and brother a fierce cold shoulder because they were not invited to his lavish wedding ... so says Gucci's youngest brother. Nate tells us he has no idea why the rapper left him and their mom, Vicky, off the guest list for $1 million affair at Miami's Four Seasons Hotel. Nate, who's gotten shout-outs from Guwop on tracks like "Rude," says he's happy for his big brother but sad no fancy invitation was sent his way. Adding insult to injury -- another brother, Duke, was Gucci's best man. Little bro says the diss sends a clear message, and Keyshia Ka'oir should pay attention. … [Read more...] about Gucci Mane’s Brother Terribly Sad He and Mom Weren’t Invited to Wedding
President Donald Trump made a pre-empitve strike on Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors on Saturday morning, withdrawing an invitation not yet made for the NBA champions to visit the White House.Trump tweeted his displeasure with Curry and the rest of the Warriors after reports that the team planned to meet this fall to discuss whether to travel to the White House to celebrate their victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers.Warriors stars Steph Curry and Kevin Durant had expressed qualms about the visit.“Going to the White House is considered a great honor for a championship team,” Trump tweeted. “Stephen Curry is hesitating,therefore invitation is withdrawn!”While Curry did not respond Saturday, later in the day the Warriors issued a statement saying the team supported citizens’ rights to freely express themselves and that it still intends to visit Washington.“In lieu of a visit to the White House, we have decided that we’ll constructively … [Read more...] about President Trump blasts Steph Curry and Golden State Warriors, says they’re not invited to White House
(Click here to skip down to the winning 5x5 poems) Walk in the Sun x Last Bad Habit = Walk in the Sin Mr. President x Clever Mind = Never Mind Choo Choo x Wisely = Train of Thought Gold Town x Telekinesis = Mine Over Matter Once again, it’s Post Time: It’s the 24th annual Style Invitational foal-naming contest, which if history is a guide will be our most popular of the year. The Empress usually ends up looking at about 4,000 entries, some from people who’ve been entering this contest (and only this contest) every year since 1995. At the bottom of this page is a list of 100 of the 360 horses nominated for this year’s Triple Crown races, the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont; your job is to “breed” any two names and name the “foal” to reflect both names, as in the examples above. (It matters not to us that all 100 horses are male, and at least one is a gelding.) As in actual thoroughbred racing, a name may not exceed 18 … [Read more...] about Style Invitational Week 1274: Heading for a foal — our famed horse name contest