*This story has been updated to include additional comments from journalist Kelly Andersen.
Kellyanne Conway, an adviser to President Donald Trump, garnered a big reaction online when she called incorrect claims about the size of Trump's inauguration crowd "alternative facts."Read more
A documentary about a Baltimore step team is getting noticed at Sundance, with Variety calling it “'Hoop Dreams' for the social media generation.” "Step" charts the senior years of three students at the The Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women, a charter school whose first class graduated last year.Read more
An image spreading around social media of a highway sign suggesting Maryland motorists "CONSIDER CANADA" was so convincing, state transportation officials had to double check it.
The sign stretching above northbound Interstate 270 in Rockville warns commuters to expect delays because of the inauguration of President Donald Trump.Read more
Welcome back to This Week in Black Twitter, your weekly digest of the happenings on Black Twitter and the cultural conversations on the web. Topics span the gamut — pop culture, politics, sports, lifestyles and everything in between.
This week: R&B singer Chrisette Michele addresses inauguration gig, users celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. and Jerry Rice raises eyebrows in Popeyes commercial.
For the past 20 years, Mount Airy band The Reagan Years has kept the 1980s alive, covering the best and lost hits of the decade. On Thursday night, though, it was less about their namesake President Reagan and more about President-elect Donald Trump as they performed in Washington at the All American Inaugural Ball celebration.Read more