TMZ.com Vic Mensa 's having a bad trip -- back from Africa, that is -- because U.S. Customs Agents have have him in custody for allegedly returning with a stash of mushrooms ... TMZ has learned. The rapper was taken into custody Saturday at Dulles International Airport outside D.C. ... where he'd just returned from Ghana. According to our law enforcement sources, Vic was pulled aside for a secondary search, and that's when agents found what they believe are shrooms. We're told the feds are still testing the substance they allegedly found to confirm it is what they think it is. Vic was booked for felony narcotics possession. Fun fact: Psilocybin (the scientific name for shrooms) remains a Schedule I substance under federal law -- although there's now a push in some states to legalize it ... and they've already been decriminalized in some communities. diasporaaffairs.Ghana Vic had been hanging in Ghana with Chance the … [Read more...] about Vic Mensa Arrested with Suspected Shrooms at Customs
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After the release of the Tamil anthology Putham Pudhu Kaalai, the audience has loved the second part, Putham Pudhu Kaalai Vidiyaadhaa.. . which released on 14 January 2022, on Amazon Prime Video. The directors have been very excited to showcase the stories to the audience as it is very relatable with the personal experience of every human during the lockdown. The story describes the lockdown in a positive way instead of thinking only about the adversities. Being hailed as one of the best anthologies of recent times, the directors talk about their inspiration towards the stories and challenges of shooting them, putting forward their gratitude for being a part of such a masterpiece. Talking about the inspiration for their stories that are featured as part of the anthology; 'Mugakavasa Mutham in Putham Pudhu Kaalai Vidiyaadha shares that everybody was affected in different ways during the lockdown. Stating that it was hard to ignore people's difficulties … [Read more...] about Putham Pudhu Kaalai Vidiyaadhaa Directors Talk About Their Inspiration For The Stories!
TMZSports.com Chad Ochocinco is more FIFA Prince than FIFA King ... 'cause Paul George OWNS the ex-NFL superstar in the video game -- so says the Thunder stud himself. Chad -- who's dubbed himself the "FIFA King" many times over the years -- has been obsessed with the soccer game ... and is a legend in the gaming community for showing up to random people's houses to pick up the sticks. But PG-13 says the ex-NFL star is all talk ... and he NEVER wins when the two play. "There's one person that can't beat me ... Ochocinco," Paul told TMZ Sports at the Fortnite Pro-Am on Wednesday. It's huge if true ... 'cause just the other day Chad said he was in the FIFA lab for EIGHT STRAIGHT HOURS . So ... forget the Fortnite tourneys -- let's see THIS matchup ASAP!! … [Read more...] about Paul George Says Chad Ochocinco Ain’t The FIFA King, ‘He Can’t Beat Me!’
Editors note: On the commemoration of what would have been Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s 93rd birthday, multi-platform company Macro founder Charles D. King today takes a big picture look at an American icon and his influence in a guest column for Deadline. *** The significance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday in 2022 embodies a day of remembrance for one of our country’s and our world’s greatest leaders. Cut down by an assassin’s bullets in 1968 at the age of just 39, he was a man who sacrificed his life and his family for all of us for the work that he did to shine a light on racial injustice, the fight for equality and frankly, to make our world and our country a better place. So, the fact that we can honor his legacy and his work every year is a reminder of his incredible contribution to our society but also, too, as a reflection and a reminder as to the work that we must continue to all do together to move our communities and our society … [Read more...] about MLK Day: Macro’s Charles D. King On The Life & Legacy Of Dr. King In America 2022