Daily Archives: June 28, 2011

Mary Mary take home best Gospel Award

During Sunday nights BET 2011 Awards, the Grammy-award winning duo Mary Mary nabbed the Best Gospel award. Contenders in the category included Byron Cage, Deitrick Haddon, Karen Clarck Sheard, and BeBe & CeCe Winans.

Since the release of the sister duo album, Something Big, it ranked No. 28 on R&B/Hip-Hop Album Charts on Billboards and No. 3 on the Gospel Album Chart as well as top spots on the Billboard Top 200 Albums Charts. Read the rest of this entry

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Supreme Court rules in favor of videogame free-speech

The government cannot ban the sale or rental of violent video games to minors as this would violate free-speech rights, the Supreme Court said on Monday in its first ruling in a video game case.

By a 7-2 vote, the high court struck down a California law, which also imposed strict video game labeling requirements, as unconstitutional. It said video games, like books, plays and movies, deserve free-speech protection. Read the rest of this entry

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