Post It Notes: Hottest Headlines On 7/25

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Juror B-29 Speaks Out

Yet another juror in the high-profile George Zimmerman case has spoken her mind. Juror B-29, also known as Maddy, told Robin Roberts of ABC News that she felt as though Zimmerman “got away with murder.” In the interview, the woman also said she favored convicting Zimmerman of second-degree murder, but there was not enough evidence.

O.J. Asks For Leniency

During a Nevada parole hearing, former football star O.J. Simpson expressed regret for the actions leading to his armed robbery and kidnapping sentence. The 66-year-old said he’s been a “model prisoner” and has even become a counselor of sorts to other inmates. Simpson is serving up to a 33 years behind bars for a botched attempt to reclaim his memorabilia in a Las Vegas hotel room in 2007. A ruling is expected next week.

“CrazySexyCool” First Look

The trailer for VH1’s “CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story” dropped on Thursday. The movie, which stars Drew Sidora as T-Boz, Lil’ Mama as Left Eye, Keke Palmer as Chilli, is set to premiere in October. The real-life surviving members, Chilli and T-Boz, executive produced the biopic. We’re digging the scene, digging on you…okay, that’s enough for now.

Another Hollywood Baby

Looks like Halle isn’t the only one preggers in Hollywood. Actress Kim Fields of “Living Single” and “Facts of Life” is expecting her second son, Quincy Xavier, this December. The 44-year-old actress and her husband have a 6-year-old son Sebastian Alexander. Congratulations to Kim!

Usain Bolt Clears The Air

Following his fellow sprinters Asafa Powell, Tyson Gay and Sherone Simpson’s drug scandal, Usain Bolt has set out to clear the air and let the world know that he’s “clean.” Now as he prepares to compete in the world championship next month, the six-time Olympic gold medalist says although this will be a setback the sport back, he hopes to “help people forget what has happened” through his performance.


The 2013 MLB Beacon Awards Luncheon is expected to honor iconic singer Aretha Franklin and retired baseball and football All-Star Bo Jackson next month. The awards were established to honor people who fought for equal rights as part of MLB’s annual Civil Rights game. The Chicago White Sox will host this year’s Civil Rights Game against the Texas Rangers on Aug. 24.

Danity Kane Reunites?

Diddy’s former all-girl group appears to be back in the studio. During a recording session, producers The Freshm3n posted pics with four of the five members on Instagram. Still no word on if D. Woods plans to rejoin the collective.

The Baddest Chick

Look who’s back in the music game with something fresh. Trina is known as one of the baddest chicks in the industry and looks like she’s trying to maintain that reputation. The artist teamed up with Meek Mill to drop her new single, “A** Fat.” What do you think of the title?