Thursday Ranting: Someone Free Ben Carson from the Sunken Place

The other day one of 45’s Black Wypipo, Ben Carson, took to the stage during a Dept of Housing and Urban Development meeting to let us know that slaves were simply immigrants who entered these fair shores in the bottom of slave ships.  Operative word being slave, possibly bottom.  Someone should mention to Ben that … Continue reading

Pop Culture Wednesday: Shenanigans, Tomf*ckery, and Emo Dudes with No Friends!

I’ve mentioned a time or two that emoting men aren’t my twist. They aren’t. I can’t STAN for men who possess overt levels of bish-arse-ness. It’s bad for my complexion. When I see men behaving poorly, all across social media while entertaining (I love a drama-ridden hoodfantabulous story like anyone else) I cry thug tears … Continue reading

Monday Ranting: Pay Inequality and the Lies We Tell Ourselves

{Editors note – I wrote this a couple of weeks ago and never posted, forgive me.} Over the past week my newsfeed flooded with stories about striking McDonalds’ workers. Under normal circumstances fast food would not be a topic of my daily actual factuals. Not because I refuse to dabble in ratchet foodstuffs but mostly … Continue reading

Pop Culture Wednesday: “African Queen” Editorial Reflections SMDH

By now most of you are aware of the shyt storm started by Numero magazine’s editorial photo spread labeled “African Queen” where a 16 year old white chick from North Carolina posed in bronze face portraying what I guess someone thinks is a black woman. One wonders if this is the politically correct version of … Continue reading