I Have No Words / Pop Culture / Random Thoughts from an Uppity Negro / The Color Line

I Have No Words…Girl with Tourettes Syndrome Displays Blatant Prejudice

This is a feature I’ve kept up everytime something in the news surfaces that just has NO apparent explanation and just totally stops me in my tracks.  One was Pat Buchanan’s explanation that blacks should be thankful for slavery because it brought us to the wonderfulness that is the effing country.  **rolls eyes** But this … Continue reading

Pop Culture / Random Thoughts from an Uppity Negro / The Color Line

Can Someone Watch CNN’s College Panel on ‘Black in America’ for me

I’m going to be at work tomorrow and I just got word late tonight that CNN is supposed to have a mixed panel of college students to speak on their response to Black in America. They showed a panel of three blacks, two young black women who were seniors at Spelman and I guess presumably … Continue reading

Pop Culture / Random Thoughts from an Uppity Negro / The Color Line

In the Midst of Being ‘Black in America’

This CNN special blew up bigger than they expected.  I’m quite sure.  I don’t know what to really say, I’ve heard both sides of the argument as far as how effective the special was.  But, guess what, I haven’t seen it in its entirety.  I fully saw the Essence/CNN panel last week, and I thought … Continue reading

Politics / Random Thoughts from an Uppity Negro / The Color Line

Cable News Network, CNN, announces name change to Caring Negro Network

  [Editor's note:  This post has images and language that some readers may find offensive.  Reader discretion is advised.] “A very close look at some of the biggest issues affecting the black community today….” “Not a story about black people in this country, a story abut Americans in this country…they are black Americans…a story that … Continue reading