Michelle Brown Khia Finch

A Conyers judge granted a 12-month mutual civil restraining order between blogger Michelle Brown, owner of StraightfromtheA.com, local drag queen TS Madison and rapper Khia Finch. The women filed a restraining order against Mr. Hinton after he threatened physical violence against them online.

All three were ordered not to have any contact or communication directly or via social media or on the Internet.

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Michelle Brown Timothy Hinton

Blogger Michelle Brown, aka ATLien of StraightfromtheA.com, has had enough of the harassing behavior of video blogger TS Madison, who was born Timothy Maurice Hinton. Brown, pictured left, filed for a restraining order in the Conyers, Ga. courthouse last week.

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Cari Champion and Jemele Hill attend the Black Panther Hollywood Premiere

SportsCenter anchor Cari Champion (left) and blogger Jemele Hill, both 42, attended the West Coast premiere of Black Panther, held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. As you know, Ms. Hill was demoted from SportsCenter's 'The 6' after she violated company policy on more than one occasion.

Hill was suspended in October for her tweets on the NFL protests. She now blogs for ESPN's the Undefeated.

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Jemele Hill

Jemele Hill is denying reports that she was demoted from SportsCenter and downgraded to blogging for ESPN's the Undefeated.

In a lengthy statement on Twitter.com, the outspoken former sports anchor claimed she is leaving SportsCenter because she asked to be a blogger.

"I have a few things to say," Hill tweeted on Saturday.

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Jemele Hill

Outspoken ESPN sports anchor Jemele Hill has been booted from her high-profile gig at ESPN's SportsCenter 'The 6'.

The news comes after the 41-year-old sports anchor was suspended by ESPN in October for badmouthing President Donald Trump and for urging her Twitter.com followers to boycott Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones' sponsors.

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Michelle Brown

Blogger Michelle Brown, of StraightfromtheA.com, wrote an expose outing Cynthia Bailey's fake boyfriend.

In a series of social media posts, the Real Housewives of Atlanta star introduced William "Will" Jones as a man she is currently dating. Jones will appear on RHOA as her fake love interest.

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Deepica Mutyala

It was the talk of the blogosphere last week. A so-called beauty blogger expert trashed a black model's beautiful natural curls on live TV.

Deepica Mutyala, a beauty blogger, was supposed to be demonstrating quick hairstyles for the summer.

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Benzino

Washed up rapper Benzino wrote a shameful Instagram post disparaging hard working black women who are only trying to feed our children and pay our bills.

I won't go into the finer points of his vociferous (and potentially slanderous) diatribe on Instagram. I guess I should thank him for sending the little traffic my way.

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Angie Nwandu

Popular Instagram blog The Shaderoom lost its 4 million Facebook followers in one fell swoop on Monday.

Facebook pulled down the influential social media gossip blog for "intellectual property" violations. In other words, TSR was banned for publishing copyrighted paparazzi photos.

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Funky Dineva

Blogger ATLien was reduced to tears on Monday when she toured her midtown Atlanta rental property after evicting troubled blogger Funky Dineva.

ATLien, whose real name is Michelle Brown, says she allowed Dineva to move into her rental property without a security deposit when he was down on his luck and his blog revenue wasn't as profitable.

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Hillary Clinton Karen Civil

Karen Civil, a popular blogger-turned motivational speaker is in hot water for tweeting homophobic and anti semitic slurs.

The former record company intern and gossip blogger rebranded her image on social media using her surname as a marketing tool.

With the help of rapper Li'l Wayne and her Instagram model looks, Civil toured the country holding seminars under the slogan "Keeping it Civil."

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Sanaa Lathan and Michael Ealy attend The Perfect Guy Blogger Dinner

Last Night, Screen Gems hosted a "Blogger Dinner" and Q & A With Sanaa Lathan and Michael Ealy for their new movie 'The Perfect Guy' at Time Restaurant in Atlanta. Sandrarose.com was not one of the invited bloggers.
Photos by Prince Williams/ATLPics.net

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Tami covers Kontrol

Kontrol magazine's digital issue features lifestyle blogger Tami of Talkingwithtami.com

From Kontrol mag:

Celebrity Blogger Talking with Tami recently did a cover shoot for digital cover “For The Love Of Summer” with Kontrol’s publisher Julian Lark’s cosmetic line Revel By Julian Lark. For the shoot Tami rocked her signature retro bathing suites and 3 fabulous shades of Revel.

Why Tami for the cover? Well according to publisher Julian Lark “It was time to show a full figured real woman on the cover” “Tami is fun, flirty, and exudes fashion, its her time to shine”

On the cover Tami rocks “Quickie” Lipstick. She said its ”Seductive and steamy nights with my beau, yes I have to glide on my Quickie lipstick to rev up those engines! Smooches!”

She added: “When I’m in a retro-mood, I grab for my Spend The Night Lipstick! It definitely reminds me of the 60?s with it’s matte finish and look”.

Tami covers Kontrol

Tami covers Kontrol

Credits:

Hair: Touched By Tyra @pinkchainzz
Makeup: Shantell Simms @ishockartistry
Swimwear: Curvy Kate, Spanx
Stylist: Julian Lark @julianlark @kontrol