Another busy day around these parts, Clutchettes. Here are a few things we didn’t cover today, but thought you should know.

Why do African presidents keep dying? – Five leaders of African nations have died in the past years…what’s up with that? {Daily Maverick}

Pearl Cleage, Ayoka Chenzira Talk Their New Partnership That Will Bring Cleage’s Novels To Screen – Yes! Black books coming to a theater near you? I can dig it! {Shadow & Act}

Get Ready For Season 3 Of “Single Ladies” + “R&B Divas” SETS Ratings RECORD For TV One – Networks giving the fans what they want, eh? {theYBF}

Man Arrested for Locking Himself in American Airlines Cockpit – Umm, why’d he go and do that? {ABC News}

Charged: Man accused of threatening president – A man who sent a threatening email to the FBI general email box regarding President Obama has been arrested. {KOMO}

South African mining unrest spreads – Oh, dear. Let’s continue to pray for our brothers and sister in South Africa. {Washington Post}

Infants given antibiotics could become overweight kids – I’m beginning to think that everything makes us fat or gives us cancer. {CBC}

The Champ Is Here – Olympic golden girl Gabby Douglas snagged the September 3rd cover of JET. #Fierce! {Jet Magazine}

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