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What Did We Learn From Robin Thicke?

Robin Thicke seems to be throwing in the towel. This lets us take a look back at how we got here and what lessons we can learn.

VSB Roundtable: Is It Okay To Like Your Own Pictures?

The VSB crew got together to talk about social media. As usual, it got epic.

VSB Events: Love Jones Cafe (7/28) | REMINSCE (8/2) | Naturalista Hair Show (8/3)

VSB is involved in a slew of events next week. From dating panels to natural hair panels to the best damn 90s party in DC. Check 'em out!

GET ON UP Advanced Screening Passes (Washington, DC | Tuesday, July 29)

Advanced screening passes for GET ON UP in Washington, DC on Tuesday, July 29th.

Watching “Tha Crossroads” As An Adult

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's "Tha Crossroads" video was creepy as a kid. How does it shape up when watched as an adult?

Tony Dungy and Things That Sound Bad No Matter What You Mean

Tony Dungy made some controversial comments about drafting Michael Sam recently. Is it a controversy or a non-troversy? Weigh in.

When Creatives Collide: Run You.

You never know what can spark creativity, but see what happens when creativity flows downhill via Tonja aka Cheekie. Here's how you take an idea and "run" with it.

Hi. I’m A Writer. And I Suck at Scrabble.

Just because you have a way with words doesn't mean that words will let you have it your way. A writer struggles with Scrabble. Heaven, he needs a hug.

The Dos And Donts Of Throwing A Bachelor Party

This is not the time to force him to do something he doesn’t really want to do. That’s what the wedding and marriage are for.

DC: The Love Jones Cafe – Monday, July 28th

A discussion about love and dating featuring Panama Jackson, Enitan Bereola II, Miss Lena Chase, and special live performance by VSB favorite, Teedra Moses!

Roll Call is a daily collection of interesting news stories, articles, blogs, and think pieces

Husband Makes Spreadsheet of Wife’s Excuses for Not Having Sex

In the most meticulous display of bitchassness you may see this month, a frustrated husband made a spreadsheet with details of every time he aske...

Fifty Shades of Bey*

Beyoncé has set the internet on fire… again, this time by re-recording “Crazy in Love” for the soundtrack of the upcoming film adaptation ...

New York City Approves ‘Poor Door’ for Apartment Building

In "Separate, But Equal" news, New York City gave the green light to Extell Development so that they may install a separate entrance for affordab...

KKK Hands Out “Kandy” In South Carolina

Note: I really wanted to spell Carolina with a "K", too, but... SEO. So, due to alleged recruitment issues in South Carolina, the illustrious ...

Man Faces Fines For Running Of The Bulls Selfie

Police are looking for a man who decided to murder the selfie game (and maybe himself) by stopping to take a picture during the running of the bu...

Ray Nagin Gets 10 Years, The Legacy Of Clay Davis Continues

Is this the time and the place to have the "What the fuck is up with all these corrupt Black politicians in big cities? Does every single one have to be Clay Davis?" conversation yet?

VSB Investigative Report: Who Actually Bought Robin Thicke’s Album?

25,000 units moved means that 25,000 actual people thought it was a good idea to spend their actual money on an album that might actually be the 3rd step in a 12 step program no one will actually complete.

What Solange Would Have Said About The Fight If She Were One Of Your Cousins

Solange isn't one of your cousins. Because if she were, her first official public statement about her fight with Jay Z would have been much, much different.