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Montae ‘M-Bone’ Talbert,22,The Cali Swag District Member Shot To Death By A Hater In Ingelwood…Shot Twice In The Head

May 16, 2011

Cali Swag District member  Montae Talbert,22, who performed under the name ‘M-Bone’, and part of the group who popularized a dance called the “Dougie” was gunned down, shot twice in the head on Sunday night in his hometown of Inglewood, California.(NPR) M-Bone was sitting in a car in the 400 block of North La Brea Avenue […]

11 Year Old Broadway “Lion King” Star Shannon Tavarez Dies From Leukemia…

November 2, 2010

11 year-old Broadway star of the Lion King, Shannon Tavarez has lost her fight against a rare form of leukemia Monday,succumbing to a blood clot in her brain. Katharina Harf, co-founder of the bone marrow donor center DKMS confirmed the news that the 11-year-old succumbed to her illness despite receiving groundbreaking treatment.(Source) Corbin Bleu,Alicia Keys, […]

11 Year Old Broadway Disney’s ‘Lion King’ Actress Shannon Tavarez, Seeks Bone Marrow Donor In Her Battle With Leukemia…

July 20, 2010

Today I was struck by the news about a bone marrow search for 11-year-old Broadway “Lion King” actress Shannon Tavarez.  Shannon Tavarez, a native of Queens, landed the role of young Nala in the hit musical “The Lion King” on Broadway. Shannon was able to win the part of Young Nala in her first open audition.(SOURCE) […]

Arrest in Medical Waste Shipments of Heads, Torsos Donated For Medical Research…Returned To Sender!!!

April 2, 2010

Not too much to say about this story other than…you can’t make this stuff up!!!! Here’s a story to consider when you fill out the DMV card authorizing donating your body to medical research after you pass away. Authorities are investigating the  New Mexico company Bio-Care that was supposed to have donated the organs in […]