Interesting News Links

Famous DNA Scientist Apologizes for Racist Remarks -

South African Reggae Star, Lucky Dube, Shot Dead (R.I.P.) - BBC

Opinon: Are Fashion Magazines Racist? - BBC Radio

Opinon: Revenge of the Nerds, Hairspray, And Using Black People To Legitimize Causes - Racialicious

Opinon: BET Awards Recap (didn't watch it time) - AverageBro

Opinon: Snitch of the Week: Anita Hill -

For my sports folks, Joe Torre No Longer Coach for the NY Yankees Baseball Team - NY Post

Dionne Warwick, OJ Simpson and Sinbad Aren't Paying Their California Taxes (whut?) - A Hot Mess

WTF Story Randomness - Feds Raid Magician David Copperfield's Vegas Warehouse, Confiscate $2 Million - Yahoo

Thank goodness Black Don't Crack Because We Could Look Like This When We Get Old - DListed