The Diva Debate: Jill Scott vs. Phyllis Hyman

Posted in Blogroll on June 18th, 2013 by Ron Glover

The Diva Debate returns this week with more musical flair. Our two divas this week are beloved by fans around the world but their biggest fan base may come from their hometown of Philadelphia.

Jill Scott and Phyllis Hyman are right up there with some of the greatest female vocalists ever. This week we allow TSF readers to debate and even reminisce on the talents of these two extraordinary women.

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Tip-Off for 6/18/13 (featuring Pete Rock): Did Chad Johnson really catch a break?

Posted in Blogroll on June 18th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(Cristobal Herrera/AP)

Judge Kathleen McHugh got her wish when Chad Johnson placed himself at her mercy.

One week ago Chad Johnson was jailed for thirty day for patting his attorney on the backside during a probation hearing in relation to his domestic abuse case with his ex-wife Evelyn Lozada. Judge Kathleen McHugh hit Johnson with the sentence after revoking his appeal — which immediately sent Johnson to jail.

McHugh has accepted Johnson’s apology and reduced his sentence to seven days or time served.

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