Rock The Vote or Nah?

ROCK THE VOTE OR STAY HOME I don’t think I’m going to exercise my right on November 4th. I’ve become one of those people that believes my vote doesn’t count in the grand scheme of things. I know, I know! I’m a woman. I’m Black. There are so many reasons I should, but eh. I’m sick of dirty politics. I Read More …

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Men don’t smile all day. Why should we?

  After an SMH and eye roll worthy real-life experience I took to Facebook and asked: Men: Does it usually “work” when the first words you say to a woman are – “Why you look so mean? Smile!” ? — feeling curious. Post by Leigh Langston. It doesn’t matter if you want to “get with” a woman or not, though Read More …

Black People Can’t Tell “Black Jokes” Now?

Black People Can’t Tell “Black Jokes” Now? Am I the only Black woman not offended by @Lesdoggg‘s slavery skit on SNL? — DangerousLee Network (@DangerousLee) May 5, 2014 The real issue is that a lot of people do not get or like her brand of humor. I got it! I laughed, especially when she continued to birth famous athletes. I Read More …

When It Comes To Relationships Is White Right?

When It Comes To Relationships Is White Right? Laura Govan, Basketball Wives L.A. cast member, often makes the statement that “White is right” in regards to dating men. The first time she made the statement was when cast mate, Jackie Christie, mentioned that she was once married to a white man.  Laura is the mother of four children (I think) Read More …

Am I the Only One That Didn’t Know Who Steve Jobs Was?

When I read the tweets and Facebook posts regarding the death of  Apple co-founder, Steve Jobs, I had no idea who he was or why he was so important. I had been asked by a few people if I had heard about his death that day and my response was, “Yes, but I had no idea who he was!”. In Read More …

Should We Feel Sorry For Amy Fisher?

Should We Feel Sorry for Amy Fisher? Unless you were an infant when it happened, you remember the media circus that was Amy Fisher, Joey Buttafuoco, and Mary Jo Buttafuoco. But here’s a refresher from Wikipedia.com: Amy Elizabeth Fisher is an American woman who became known as “Long Island Lolita” by the media in 1992, when, at the age of 17, Read More …

Did You Know Madison Pettis is Black?

I thought she was of Hispanic descent because she portrayed the daughter of a Hispanic President on the Disney series, Cory in the House, but apparently she is of African-American, Irish, French, and Italian heritage. My daughter, Senia, says that she knew she was black because, and I quote, “I saw some black in her and she has hair like mine.” Read More …

Sylvester vs Serena Williams

As I watched an episode of Unsung on TVOne that profiled the life of gay disco singer, Sylvester, one thing kept going through my mind: Serena Williams looks just like him, especially when he was younger! Humor me, do they look alike? (Above the neck of course)