Mariza Ruelas

A California mom was arrested and treated like a common criminal for selling home cooked meals through a Facebook group.

Mariza Ruelas and other members of the 209 Food Spot Facebook group were busted in a yearlong undercover investigation by San Joaquin County officials.

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Ludacris, Jeezy

Last night (Saturday) rap tycoon Young Jeezy, right, hosted an intimate private dinner for his 39th birthday at American Cut Steakhouse located inside the trendy Shops of Buckhead. Special invited guests included rap mogul Ludacris.

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corned beef China

Chinese officials strongly deny packing human flesh in cans and shipping the marinated "meat products" to Africa to be sold as food.

According to published reports, a Zambian woman living in China warned Africans not to eat corned beef imported from China because the cans contained people.

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Blac Chyna

Socialite Blac Chyna was spotted going out for seafood dinner with a friend, while her bestie, Rob Kardashian, celebrated his 29th birthday at dinner with family. Supposedly, Chyna was not invited to the intimate family dinner.

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TI and Tiny

Earlier, I told you about the drama surrounding Tameka Harris' star-studded baby shower and a "chef" who claimed he wasn't paid to cater the party.

Tameka's event planner, Tamara Whitaker of Bella Rose Events, reached out to Sandrarose.com to share her side of the story.

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EJ Johnson Rich Kids of Beverly Hills

According to Splash News, EJ Johnson and the cast of Rich Kids of Beverly Hills traveled to Miami, Florida to film an upcoming episode at Miami Supercar Rooms.

Miami Supercar Rooms is the brainchild of British car collector Elo, 3rd from right, who envisioned an exotic car art gallery-slash-restaurant with a fully stocked bar.

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Aretha Franklin and Evrod Cassimy

The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin is following closely on the heels of Patti LaBelle's sweet potato pies success.

In addition to donating food and overnight hotel stays for 25-50 people in Flint, Michigan, Franklin is launching her own line of food that will soon be available in grocery stores near you.

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Patti LaBelle James Wright

Patti LaBelle's sweet potato pies are a hit across the nation. Customers report finding empty shelves at Walmart stores that carry the pies bearing LaBelle's name.

The sweet potato pies sold out everywhere after a positive video review was posted on YouTube.com by a fan.

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Yesterday, rumors spread like wildfire on social media that R&B/Soul icon Diana Ross was pregnant at age 71. The source of the absurd rumors were photos that surfaced on social media showing Miss Ross with abdominal distention.

No, Miss Ross is not pregnant. One reason for her excess belly fat may be post-menopausal hormone levels.

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We live in a society where male and female roles are defined by gender stereotypes.

Some homosexuals (not all) choose to self identity by adopting the gender stereotypes (behavior, style of dress and attitude) of the opposite sex.

Women who choose to dress and behave like men are referred to as studs.

Loyal reader Dee Perry learned the hard way that gender misappropriation often leads to charges of gender discrimination when studs object to being treated like men.

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Jeezy Street Dreamz Foundation Dinner

On Friday night, rap mogul Young Jeezy held a private, star-studded dinner in honor of his 10th Year Anniversary and also his foundation “Street Dreamz” at 103 West in Atlanta. Jeezy is pictured above with his fiancée and mother of his daughter, Mahi.

Special invited A-list guests included Big Boi (Outkast), Ludacris, Ne-Yo, Usher, Monica and Shannon Brown, DeVyne Stephens, Mayor Kasim Reed, singer Anthony Hamilton, TV and radio personalities Ryan Cameron and Rashan Ali, Shanti Das, and more.
Photo by Prince Williams/ATLPics.net

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TI Scales 925 Ribbon-Cuttin Ceremony in Atlanta

Rap mogul Clifford "T.I." Harris, Jr. held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at his brand new Scales 925 restaurant in Atlanta on Friday.

On hand to help celebrate T.I.'s newest Atlanta business establishment were his wife Tameka "Tiny" Harris, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and his wife Elizabeth Reed, among others.

Photos by Prince Williams of ATLPics.net

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restaurant opening

Rap mogul and entrepreneur Clifford "T.I." Harris, Jr. will hold a grand opening for his new restaurant, Scales 925, in April, the AJC reports.

T.I. purchased Vibe Restaurant & Lounge late last year. After renovating the space, the father of 6 children has scheduled a ribbon cutting ceremony this Friday.

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Jeezy Toy giveaway

Rap tycoon Jeezy played Santa Claus to 100 children and their families in Atlanta on Tuesday. He started the holiday season off right by buying out an entire movie theater for a free showing of 'Annie'. And since there were more seats left in the theater, Jeezy and his Street Dreams Foundation staff invited other moviegoers to see 'Annie' on him. He even provided the popcorn, sodas, hot dogs, and candy for free! In all Jeezy spent $2,500 out of his own pocket just at the theater!

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Beautiful Textures Honors Tameka Tiny Harris

Yesterday, Beautiful Textures, Pynk Mag and Rich Girl Candy joined together rap mogul T.I. "Tip" Harris to honor entrepreneur and former Xscape lead singer Tameka "Tiny" Harris during The BET Hip Hop Awards Power Brunch at the Oceanaire Seafood Room in Atlanta. The successful event was marketed by Atlanta's own Nicole Garner, owner and founder of The Garner Circle Public Relations firm.
Photos by ExclusiveAccess.net

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Floyd Mayweather

Once again the media is stirring up controversy where there should be none. Boxer Floyd Mayweather is being a accused of stiffing a waitress. Mayweather, 37, and his entourage tallied up a bill of $25,300 in food and drink at the Hard Rock in Las Vegas after he defeated Marcos Maidana on Saturday.

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Rapper Lil Wayne and fellow singer Christina Milian were seen leaving Mastros Steakhouse restaurant in Beverly Hills, CA

These photos of rapper Lil Wayne, 31, and studio singer Christina Milian seem to confirm rumors that the two are dating. That's odd because Christina normally prefers to date music producers who can further her career. Christina, 32, and Wayne, who has multiple children with various women, were seen leaving Mastros Steakhouse restaurant in Beverly Hills, CA., on Sunday.

Photos: SPW / Splash News

Keith Sweat and Sisqo of Dru Hill

R&B crooner Keith Sweat celebrated his birthday at his new restaurant Fuego in Duluth, Ga. Old skool R&B superstars from past and present came out to wish him a Happy Birthday and enjoy good food. This birthday celebration bought to you by event planner Jamahl King of S.T.E.P.S Events.

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Chase Bank internal survey questions

Fast food giant Burger King is showing its support for Gay Pride by repackaging its signature Whopper sandwich in rainbow colored wrappers that reads "We are all the same inside."

The $4.29 gay-friendly 'Proud Whopper' sandwich is being offered at one San Francisco area Burger King franchise on Market Street through Thursday.

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Victoria Wilcher

The story of a 3-year-old dog bite victim getting kicked out of a Jackson, MS KFC was a hoax, according to published reports.

The story went viral on Facebook last week after the girl's aunt wrote a post claiming the child and her grandmother were asked to leave a Kentucky Fried Chicken location because her facial scars scared the customers.

The scam resulted in "the family bilking the public and professionals for more than $135,000 in cash, as well as gifts and free surgeries," writes the Laurel Leader-Call.

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