Final Four, Erykah Badu, Jerking, Tiger Woods, Shuttle Launch, Earthquake, Tavis Smiley and more...
The Skanner News' YouTube Video Playlist for April 5
April 05, 2010
This week on The Skanner News' YouTube Video Playlist.
New York state Sen. Eric Adams has launched a campaign against sagging pants. He says the style perpetuates negative stereotypes of young Black men, and he’s broadcasting that message on billboards and in this Youtube video.
Singer Erykah Badu has been charged with disorderly conduct for taking off her clothes in public to make “Window Seat” a music video about the assassination of President Kennedy.
In the Final Four, underdogs Butler squeaked a nailbiting win over Michigan, while favorites Duke beat West Virginia. Here are the highlights from the Duke/W. Va. game and from the Butler v. Michigan game. And here's how Duke won the NCAA championship 2010, narrowly beating Butler in an exciting last minute finish.
Also on the Skanner's You Tube playlist this week: Tiger Woods comeback; Tavis Smiley on Dr. Martin Luther King; Melissa Harris Lacewell on victim's rights; video of the California earthquake; the space shuttle launch; Mic Crenshaw takes on Wall Street crooks; and the new dance craze sweeping the country, Jerking.