Murder of Chicago Teen Shines Light on the Violent City

On Tuesday afternoon Hadiya Pendleton, a talented Chicago teen of King College Prep, who performed for President Obama at his inauguration earlier this month, was shot and killed in a park on the south side. According to CBS reports, police say that the 15-year old was shot at a park while hiding under a canopy […]

Presidents Party with the Best of Them

Presidents know how to party, too. The tradition of the Inaugural Ball (or balls, in modern times) takes place after the Commander in Chief takes the oath of office on Inauguration Day. Guests at the balls are provided with food, music, and a night of dancing. Barack Obama was sworn in for his second term […]

Beyonce’ Admits to Lip-Syncing

On Monday, January 21st, 2012, millions watched the second inauguration for President Barak Obama. Beyonce’ Knowles Carter, who sang at the first inauguration, also sang at the one on Monday but this performance was a little controversial. Monday morning as the performance was watched all over the country, Beyonce’ lip-synced the national anthem. Since it […]