09:56 PM EDT 10/16/2013
Originally posted 09/09/2004 09:00AM
Defending his controversial criticisms of contemporary African-America life among low-income households, Bill Cosby furthered his campaign in Washington, D.C., Wednesday by bemoaning an increasing tendency of parents to "manage their kids' lives by cell phone."
Originally posted 07/19/2004 08:00AM
Bill Cosby, who's been taking some heat for recent comments he's made about disenfranchised African-American youngsters, sidestepped the issue on Saturday night, sticking to humor and praise for parents during a Miami charity event for at-risk children.
Originally posted 07/08/2004 01:00PM
Bill Cosby is putting his money where his mouth is.
Originally posted 07/02/2004 08:00AM
The onetime all-American TV dad, who provoked an uproar in May by telling poorly spoken African-Americans that they were squandering the achievements of the civil-rights movement, told a room of activists Thursday in Chicago that black children were "going nowhere."
Originally posted 06/22/2004 08:00AM
Spike Lee was in Dallas over the weekend to collect a Lifetime Achievement Award for contributions he's made to the film industry and the community, but the moviemaker also gave back – in the form of an earful about the direction he thinks African-Americans are headed.
Originally posted 02/03/2004 7:39PM
Bill Cosby went to the head of the class Monday at an event hosted by Columbia University's Teachers College, where he joined 500 ninth-graders in marking the 50th anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court desegregation ruling, Brown v. Board of Education, reports the Associated Press.
Originally posted 10/01/2002 01:35PM
Bill Cosby wore a bright red University of Maryland sweatshirt over his tuxedo this weekend when he performed at a black-tie gala for the school's new David C. Driskell Center for the Study of the African Diaspora, PEOPLE reports.
Originally posted 07/10/2002 12:00PM
No stuffy White House ceremony for the Cos: As he gets his Presidential Medal of Freedom from the Chief, the star cracks up the crowd.
Originally posted 06/20/2002 12:00PM
Cliff Huxtable's real-life alter ego has some harsh words about MTV's reality sitcom and its "sad" family members.
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