USERS OF ROBINHOOD ENRAGED AFTER GAMESTOP STOCK TRADES ARE RESTRICTED
Robinhood is facing substantial criticism after its users were restricted from purchasing the shares of GameStop just a few hours following the stock boom of the company.
On January 27th, after an investment in GameStop, the shares of the company rose from $64 to $327. However, the users of Robinhood could not make any investments because of the “volatility” of the market, resulting in widespread criticism.
FLORIDA STUDENTS DEMAND THE FIRING OF OFFICER WHO BODY-SLAMMED TEENAGER
At Florida’s Liberty High School, students are demanding that the deputy Ethan Fournier get fired, after he was caught on camera body-slamming a student until she turned unconscious. The disturbing video became viral and students have reported that they do not feel safe in the school anymore. They have demanded that Fournier be fired. Right now, he is on administrative leave.
ANDRA DAY RELEASES SINGLE TITLED “TIGRESS AND TWEED”
Andra Day, who was nominated for GRAMMY thrice, is all set for the premiere of The United States vs. Billie Holiday, in which she is playing the leading role. Right now, she released several cuts from the soundtrack, which includes a cover of “Strange Fruit” and “All of Me.” Recently, she released “Tigress & Tweed,” showcasing her authentic emotions.
NFL’S CHAD WHEELER KEPT EATING FOOD AFTER HE THOUGHT HE CHOKED GIRLFRIEND TO DEATH
Offensive tackle of Seattle Seahawks, Chad Wheeler, was taken into custody on January 24th, on suspicions of felony domestic violence. According to reports, Wheeler allegedly strangled and beat his girlfriend after he asked her to bow to him. His girlfriend was found by police inside a bathroom, after she called 911 stating that her arm was dislocated by Wheeler and he was trying to kill her.
On this episode: Bridget Kelly, Mandii B and Olivia Dope start things off with a recap of the long-awaited Verzuz battle between Keyshia Cole and Ashanti. The ladies discuss the factors that may have contributed to what many say was a less than satisfactory face-off given the talent of both artists. Then, DaniLeigh’s new song “Yellow Bone” causes a stir on social media and Olivia uses the moment to big up brown and dark skin women. A woman in Harlem is attacked for denying advances from a group of men and the three discuss the lengths they’ve gone to protect themselves from aggressors. Next Freshly Squeezed and Mandii calls up friend and Co-Founder of LVRN Records Sean Famoso, to discuss the different approaches taken when it comes to female artists . Review of shows American Skin and All American. All this and MORE!