Vine Twitter

Twitter.com, which is on its last legs, is shuttering their once popular Vine video app.

"We'll be working closely with creators to make sure your questions are answered and will work hard to do this the right way," Twitter's Vine team wrote in a Medium.com post on Thursday.

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TI and Ciara

It takes a real man to step up and do what's right for his children. Rap mogul Tip "T.I." Harris has a lot of experience taking care of a child by another man. The father of six weighed in on the controversy surrounding R&B singer Ciara Harris exploiting her 1-year-old son, Future Zahir Wilbourn, for photo ops with Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.

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Charlamagne tha god

Kylie Jenner desperately needed a distraction to divert your attention away from her boyfriend's extracurricular activities with lady boys. So she devised a plan to braid her hair in cornrows -- knowing that her ethnic hairstyle would send Black Twitter into a frenzy, just enough so you will forgot all about Tyga's cross-dresser fetish.

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Clorox tweets

@Clorox stirred up a hornet's nest on social media platform Twitter.com last night by tweeting what appeared to be a whitewashed bottle of Clorox along with the caption, "New emojis are alright but where's the bleach."

Clorox was referring to Apple releasing its new iOS 8.3 with an updated list of new multicultural (minorities) Emojis.

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Necole Btchie and Nicki Minaj

Rap mogul Nicki Minaj publicly chastised then 'unfollowed' blogger Necole Bitchie on Twitter.com yesterday. Minaj took quick action after Necole (or one of her subordinates) wrote a post claiming Minaj shared love tweets with her ex-boyfriend and weed carrier, Safaree Samuels, on their 11th anniversary.

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office romp

Most cheating men prefer to partake in sexual affairs with women who are in their immediate environment, such as friends or co-workers. So it is no surprise that a married man was caught cheating with a co-worker at work.

The randy couple was observed mating all over an insurance office in full view of bar patrons who live-tweeted the sex show on Twitter.com.

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Colin Kaepernick and baby

NFL star Colin Kaepernick has plenty of time on his hands these days. Contract extension negotiations between the San Francisco 49ers and their star quarterback are at a standstill in light of his Miami troubles.

A Miami woman accused Kaepernick and his friends of having their way with her while she was under the influence of a sedative placed in her food or drink.

Meanwhile, Kaepernick's contract negotiations have been put on hold.

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Keyshia Cole and Munch

R&B Diva Keyshia Cole has so much Love to give that she is planning to adopt a child in the near future. Cole posted a message to her Instagram account indicating her desire to give a motherless child a loving home.

"Thinking about adopting. I mean I was adopted," she wrote. "There's so much I could offer a child that's been through the system."

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IMGorJess

According to Allhiphop.com, curvaceous and well-put together Jessica is the woman that rapper Future Hendrix was supposedly sending his phone number to on Twitter.com last week.

As some of you already know, Future mistakenly tweeted his cell phone number on his public timeline instead of sending it discreetly via Twitter's private messaging service. When Future realized his error he quickly deleted the tweet. But not before his followers grabbed a screen shot for posterity.

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Blue Ivy dreads

Black Twitter is a subculture of the social networking giant Twitter.com. Black Twitter exists to tear down public figures who are at the forefront of urban entertainment. On Black Twitter nothing is sacred; not children, not even the Pope. Black Twitter has decided that Beyonce's daughter, Blue Ivy, was really born a boy, and that she was fathered by an up-and-coming Canadian hip hop artist named The Weeknd (pictured above).

So when photos surfaced online of Blue Ivy wearing baby dreads in her hair, Black Twitter zoomed into action. Check out some of the harsh tweets compiled by Bossip.com after the break.

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Nick Cannon and Mariah kiss

Media mogul Nick Cannon took to his Twitter page yesterday to react to rumors that his wife Mariah Carey-Cannon is cheating on him with rapper Young Jeezy.

In a comment posted on his official Twitter page, Nick wrote: "@YoungJeezy U better leave my woman be! LOL."

I don't know if he was joking or what, but I didn't start the rumors.

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President Obama and Dan Pfeiffer

President Obama and Dan Pfeiffer

Earlier today, a senior advisor to President Obama tweeted what his subconscious mind was already thinking.

Dan Pfeiffer was responding to a Twitter discussion about political polarization and how the Internet and social media plays a major factor.

He tweeted: "Also a much nigger factor on the right."

What Pfieffer meant to tweet was the word 'bigger' -- but since 'nigger' was already occupying his subconscious mind, that's what came out.

Why is Obama's senior advisor lollygagging around on social media anyway? Is he one of the 800,000 furloughed non-essential workers?

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Cher

Cher didn't mean it when she called out twerking Miley Cyrus; she was just trying to promote her new album. At least that's how Cher explained it on her Twitter account yesterday -- after her followers dragged her unmercifully for telling told USA Today Miley "can't dance," and "her body looked like hell."

Cher's fans took offense to the senior citizen ripping a troubled young lady who just lost the finest man in all the land to another woman.

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Red Lobster customer denies allegations

The Red Lobster customer who was accused of writing a racial epithet on a receipt is denying the allegations, EURweb,com reports.

Devin Barnes of Tennessee says he is receiving threats after Red Lobster waitress Toni Christina Jenkins posted a photo of his receipt on her Facebook page.

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Sophia Young

Sophia Young

A WNBA player who came out against same-sex marriage yesterday was attacked and dragged on Twitter for her beliefs.

Sophia Young, 29, who plays for the San Antonio Silver Stars, tweeted a photo of herself holding up a placard that read "Vote No" outside the San Antonio City Hall, where hundreds of people prayed against a proposed LGBT anti-discrimination bill. The devout Christian mistook the anti-discrimination legislation for a bill legalizing same-sex marriage.

Instead of gently correcting her, Twitter users came for her throat with the same hatred and vitriol that they despise.

One Twitter user, @ChristopherFTL, tweeted "Bitch, are you really that dumb? Your mama must've been hitting the crack pipe while pregnant with your ugly ass."

Sophia Young

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Singer Brandy Performs to 90,000 Empty Seats

According to Black Twitter, R&B singer Brandy was humiliated and embarrassed after performing for just 40 people in a capacity 90,000 seat arena in South Africa on Saturday.

Several concertgoers at the Mandela Sports and Cultural Day concert tweeted that 90,000 concertgoers left before Brandy hit the stage to perform, Perthnow.com reports.

"Brandy [just] performed to an empty stadium. With the stadium lights on," tweeted South African musician, Kabomo. "There are more people there on a random Tuesday... Depressing."

Added @My2_Melo: "I gave up the [minute] I saw the empty stadium. Brandy performing for the chairs!"

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Kim Kardashian Katie Couric

Kim Kardashian and Katie Couric are not friends. The two fell out after Katie wondered out loud why the Kardashians were famous. Katie was quoted telling In Touch, “I don’t understand – why are they so famous? I think it’s mostly teenage girls that are interested.”

Earlier today, Kim posted a photo of Katie's baby gift for her and Kanye's infant, North West. Katie's card reads in part: "Dear Kim and Kanye, Congratulations on the birth of your baby girl..."

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Antwain Steward

One thousand years from now, archaeologists studying human history will conclude that rappers were among the dumbest of all modern day Homo sapiens.

A Virginia rapper was arrested and charged with double murder after cops heard him bragging about said murders in a rap song. Antwain "Twain Gotti" Steward is accused of shooting Christopher Horton, 16, and Brian Dean, 20, at their home in Newport in 2007.

Cops originally believed the cold case was gang related -- that is, until Antwain's Facebook followers gave cops the break that they were looking for.

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Only in America can a congressman who sent pictures of his genitals to numerous women be considered a candidate for mayor of a major metropolitan city.

Disgraced former NY Congressman Anthony Weiner is caught up in yet another sex scandal more than a year after he resigned from office. Website Buzzfeed.com identified a 23-year-old Obama campaigner as the woman who carried on an explicit 6-month affair with Weiner who claimed he was seeking therapy for his sexual compulsions.

Sydney Leathers, a political activist who campaigned for President Obama, met Weiner on Formspring chat, where he registered under the username Carlos danger. Weiner was drawn to Leathers after she defended him online.

Leathers released explicit photos of Weiner's genitals and graphic text messages to TheDirty.com. Since this is a family blog, I won't share the graphic photos or text messages here. But the photos are accessible via a quick Google search.

Weiner has been campaigning for mayor of New York for months -- while allegedly cheating on his wife.

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Rihanna Uses Homophobic Slur

Rihanna Uses Homophobic Slur

Normally I ignore immature juveniles who have no home training. But this I can't ignore. In response to this post, Rihanna wrote a message on Instagram.com referring to this blogger as a "tranny." I am not transgender, but transgender people are often the targets of violence, and the term 'tranny' is a homophobic slur that incites violence against transgendered people.

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Hernandezing

As Twitter and other social media proves, most people are followers. They are easily influenced by celebrities and other notables who give them cues on everything from the latest trends to what type of women to date. Last year's craze, popularized and spread rapidly through social media, were 'Planking' and 'Tebowing.' Thank God those trends phased out.

The arrest of former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez has launched a new trend called 'Hernandezing' -- or wearing your t-shirt over your arms which are positioned behind your back.

Sports Grid has the details after the break.

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