Civil Rights

Music Legend Lena Horne Passes Away

Lena Horne File Photo

Music legend Lena Horne has passed away at the age of 92.  Her voice was as sexy as her beauty and her acting. She passed away at a New York hospital.  In the 1940’s, Lena was one of the first black artists to play at the Copacabana.  In 1943, she starred in “Stormy Weather” and […]

No. 6 Prop 8

Prop 8. Also known as Prop. hate or Prop H8.  November 4th was one of the greatest days ever as we had our first African-American President. It was also a sad day as rights were taken away for the gay community in California. The right to gay marriage was overturned early this year and gay […]

The Stars Come Out For Prop. 8 Protests

The Stars came out for a No on Prop. 8 protest at Sunset Junction last night.  We thank a funkenberry reader for sending the news here. Thousands were in attendance last night and marching with them was Zachary Quinto from “Hereos”, Allison Janney from the movie “Juno”, Katherine Moening from the “L Word” along with […]