Cardi B apparently wants into television, because she’s just filed legal docs staking her claim.
Cardi wants to own the name, Bocktails with Cardi B — in case you didn’t know, “bocktails” is a play on cocktails made famous by members of the Bloods gang, who substituting the letter “b” in words that use “c” sounds.
As for the premise, according to the trademark documents, she’s laying claim to “entertainment services in the nature of providing ongoing episodes for distribution via television and the Internet featuring celebrities and artists.”
She wants more than a show with the name, “Bocktails with Cardi B”. She’s asking for exclusivity on clothing, including shirts, t-shirts, sweatshirts, hooded sweatshirts, hats, caps, footwear, skirts, dresses, blouses, sweaters, pants and shorts.”
And, there’s more … she wants to use the name for “alcoholic beverages, except beer and beverages containing beer.”