In today’s Trending Topics:
- Six days after the 88th Academy Award nominations were announced the number of people weighing in on there being zero minorities among the 20 acting contenders continues to grow – with the list now including Al Sharpton (of our sister station WAOK), George Clooney, Whoopi Goldberg, David Oyelowo and Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson
- Meanwhile, Spike Lee has been leading the aforementioned list – along with Jada Pinkett Smth, who wants to boycott the Oscars. But this morning the director clarified his position. Kind of
- Yet another person has asked host Chris Rock to relinquish his duties
- And actress Stacey Dash has asked the we all just, well, SIGH – where should we start?!