Originally posted on GOOD BLACK NEWS: Cuba Gooding Sr. (photo via rolling stone.com) article by Althea Legaspi via rollingstone.com Cuba Gooding, Sr., the lead singer for soul group the Main Ingredient and father of actor Cuba Gooding, Jr., has died, Billboard reports. He was 72. Gooding was found dead in his car on Thursday in Woodland…
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For Alex DiFrancesco, coming out as transgender — even to themself — wasn’t possible without first disappearing.
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April 21 is the natal day of British actor/ comedian/ director Walter Forde (Thomas Seymour Woolford, 1898-1984). Forde was the son of music hall comedian Tom Seymour, joining his father onstage as a child, where he learned to be an actor and physical comedian. In 1920, he wrote and starred in a series of British silent […]
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I was commissioned to write an essay commemorating the one year anniversary of Prince’s death for Legacy.com, which I am linking here so they can get their props. Check it out. It’s pretty good, if I say so myself (through a few tears). In short, I still miss my old friend.
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