Inaugural festivities are approaching fast. The inaugural balls are multiplying by the minute. MTV just announced that they are having a huge ball at the Ronald Reagan Building. Last week Baller Alert did a blog of inaugural dresses that were found in Neiman Marcus. Everyone loves Neiman's but not everyone's pockets. Below are formal dresses for under $100 dollars:…
Washington, DC (November 22, 2008) – Newly formed District Combat Productions, the brainchild of Geoff Dawson, owner and founder of Bedrock Management Company, and Jonathan Reff, Olympic Taekwondo fighter and trainer at SomaFit in DC, presents its first all-pro Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fight Saturday, December 13 at 7:00 p.m. at the DC Armory. The Armory is located at 2100 East Capital Street SE in Washington,… Continue
His word against the Knicks. Stephon Marbury was suspended a game and docked $400,000 after they claimed he refused to play but Marbury is denying. He plans to appeal but frankly the Knicks are sick of his antics.
He will not be paid for the next game and will lose additional money. His salary is $21 million (roughly $190,00 a game).
I didn’t hear anything from Douglas until about 3 months after our infamous night at the restaurant. La Princia had got it into her head that he would soon pop the question and ask her to marry him. I couldn’t see it myself, but I must admit that I’d often wondered why he found La Princia attractive. My girl was a cutie but I could have sworn that she didn’t meet up to his…Continue
This year, you may want to skip the singles’ table.
This special post right here is dedicated exclusively to the ladies and gents spending their holiday alone. You can be alone for a number of reasons: recent divorce/breakup, recent argument with beau, no money, have to work, or you are just single and have no significant others right now. But what about those singles who have family, have friends, and have the time, but still choose to… Continue
Ballers must not be feeling the recession, because someone made a crocodile skin umbrella costing $50,000. The umbrella can be purchased at the Billionaire Couture's London Boutique. This brand has been worn by many celebrities including Paul McCartney, David Beckham and Sean "Diddy" Combs.
I'm not going to hate...if you can afford it then I say knock yourself… Continue
Finally the time has arrived. One of the two holidays I love the most; THANKSGIVING. Perhaps its the only day in which I starve myself, because I know I will pleasure my tummy for the biggest feast its had in a while. Yes, I'm a bonafide fat girl. I've always been told I'm a fat girl trapped in a small womans body. I'm quite sure it'll catch up to me later, but in the meantime, I will eat, & eat good.
"NEW YORK — MTV is throwing an inaugural ball for President-elect Barack Obama.
The network announced Tuesday that it will host the "Be the Change Inaugural Ball" at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington on Jan. 20. The event will be televised live across MTV's many channels and platforms, including MTV and MTV.com.
The Viacom Inc.-owned network said the event will feature leading…Continue
In lieu of the recent release of Beyonce's I Am...Sasha Fierce, I felt it necessary to honor my DIVA'S here on Balleralert. Everyone has their own definition of what a diva is, but according to the standard definition, a diva, pronounced dee-vuh, is a distinguished female singer; prima donna.
I definitely am distinguished in my own right, but… Continue
Ositadinma "Osi" Umenyiora (born 16 November 1981 in Golders Green, London, England) is an American football defensive end in the NFL for the New York Football Giants. Umenyiora is one of three British born players to have won the Super Bowl, alongside Scott McCready and Giants teammate Lawrence Tynes. He is out for the 2008 season, undergoing surgery for knee cartilage damage suffered during an exhibition against the New York…Continue
In relationships we want individuals who will help us grow emotionally, spiritually and financially.
The sad truth is that some people are out to get as much as they can. This acticle is a good read!
Gold Diggers are both male and female,despite the stereotypical view that they are usually female. Women are just as likely to find a male latch onto them for their money as a man is. Gold digging is also not restricted… Continue
Most men LOVE Bruce......it is pricey but men will rock it!
Paying huge homage to the Jeet-Kune-Do founder and master, Nokia is releasing the “Bruce Lee Edition” version of their N96. Bundled with a menacing action-figure (not doll), it’ll hit for 8,788 Chinese Yuan, which is roughly $1,286 duckets. Now if you think that’s too rich for you blood, wait till you see the accompanying viral video for the limited edition handset, showing how bad… Continue
With Christmas literally being right around the corner, what could you possibly buy someone that has everything? Lately, we've seen a few posts as to what to purchase your baller & those individuals closest to you, including your children. What about this individuals who don't have children just yet? Balleralert didn't exclude you from the discussion.
Many of us consider our pets to be a member of the family. In… Continue
According to a Wizards insider...the Wizards have relieved Coach Eddie Jordan of his duties. He was told this morning. They are replacing him with Ed Tapscott. It should be no reason why they are 1-10...
Love getting massages but your pockets can't take it anymore? Don't worry...introducing Massage Envy. Massage Envy is a chain of massage parlors that offers massages for $39 a month. Think health club... You have to sign up yearly and they take the money from a credit card or checking account. They offer Swedish, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, Sports, Reflexology & Cranial Sacral massages.
Ladies, whats on your Christmas wish list this year? I can't speak for everyone, nor will I try, but, I know I've been a good girl. So I definitely have a feeling Santa will be coming down my chimney with many gifts in tow, no pun intended.
I'm not much of a label whore as I used to be due to the recession, however, I can't resist nor turn down gifts from those classic designers such as Louis Vuitton, Burberry,… Continue
For a lot of you this will be your first inaugural ball. So far I have received e-mails for at least seven balls that will be going on around the city. Everyone can't go to the official one...but my mom told me that the president usually tries to make an appearance to a few of them. I have been shopping for the right dress. I read that you can go long or short to the ball..I want to wear a long dress. I think that will be more… Continue
ABC, the home of hit shows like “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal”, will be adding two more shows to their hit list. Shonda Rhimes, recently signed a deal with ABC that allows her to develop multiple…Continue
Terrence Howard just scored a huge win in his spousal support war with his ex-wife Michelle Ghent.According to TMZ, an L.A. Superior Court judge threw out the spousal support agreement that ordered…Continue
One of my guys was on Instagram trying to get at some chick. He knew the girl through a mutual friend and he tried the social media route instead of another way. So he commented on her pic saying how…Continue
Floyd Mayweather just splurged on a $4.8 million Koenigsegg CCXRTrevita, one of only three in the entire world, reports TMZ.The car reportedly goes from 0-60 in 2.9 seconds and tops out at 250 miles…Continue