Richard Simmons Returning? Billy Blanks Thinks So! [Video]

Richard Simmons Returning? Billy Blanks Thinks So! [Video]

Sixty-three-year-old Billy Blanks, the Tae Bo expert spoke with The Blast on June 2, 2019, about new fitness projects he will be participating in. During the interview, he admitted that fitness guru 70-year-old Richard Simmons was one of the people who motivated him to become the exercise expert he is. Blanks told the publication that […]

Fox News Commentator Wayne Simmons Arrested by FBI for Fraud [Video]

Fox News Commentator Wayne Simmons Arrested by FBI for Fraud [Video]

On Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, a frequent guest commentator on Fox News, Wayne Simmons, was arrested by the FBI for fraud. The resident of Annapolis, Maryland, claimed to have worked for the CIA as an “outside paramilitary special operations officer” for 27 years. He explained that he had perpetuated the alleged fraud to gain credibility with Fox News, for which he was a […]

Success Principles From ‘Def Comedy Jam’

Success Principles From ‘Def Comedy Jam’

In July of 1992, business magnate, and hip hop innovator Russell Simmons launched an obscure pilot built on the platform of young, African-American comedians displaying their talents called Def Comedy Jam. Appropriately named, a franchise with global appeal, Def Jam was the company Simmons co-founded. By 1992, hip hop had reached pandemic levels and everyone wanted […]