I’m making the general assumption that some of my older readers aren’t aware of this television show on MTV called “Sex With Mom and Dad.” I don’t know if any other bloggers have attacked the show from this angle, so if they have, I apologize for the upcoming redundancy….oh well. But, usually when I watch […]Read more "MTV Only sees Premarital ‘Sex’ as a Problem With Young Girls"
This whole weekend everyone on campus, along with my friends back in Chicago have been proclaiming the tragedy of Jennifer Hudson’s mother and brother. On yesterday the news of her nephew’s murder came to light in addition to the double murder on the campus of University of Central Arkansas. As for metro Atlanta, there was news […]Read more "Let The Dead Bury The Dead"
It’s old news by now, but given the fact that I’ve been AWOL for now over a week, I feel the need to write about it. Yes, it’s the story of Ashley Todd. Below is a preliminary report on Ashley Todd that made national news. A McCain campaign volunteer who reported that a tall black […]Read more "Are Black Men Always the Culprit?"
Really, I’ve had it up to here. **points to my eyes** This political season has worn me OWT! Maybe it’s because I’m blogging and I’m looking at things different; or maybe it’s because this is the first time I’ve had 24 hour cable access–I don’t know. But what I do know is that barring anything […]Read more "My Final Political Post Prior To November 5th"
This is a short post. But seriously come on now, I mean, granted this presidential race is NOT over by a longshot, but the fact that retired General Colin Powell, a Republican, endorsed Sen. Barack Obama’s candidacy today proves to me that McCain is really off of his rocker. I mean, if Colin Powell could […]Read more "Colin Powell Endorses Sen. Barack Obama–Whoda thunkit?"
I treated myself on Friday night to go see Bill Maher’s new movie “Religulous.” I joked, half serious that I was renouncing Christianity and assuming a belief system based on love. As far as I’m concerned Maher did a pretty accurate depiction of everyday, borderline evangelical Christianity in this country. The opening venue is a […]Read more "Sunday Morning Coffee Break: ‘Religulous’ Movie Review"
Earlier this week before I got swamped down with being here in school, I posted a blog called What’s Your Hood Status? that tackled the issue of the fine line between being uppity and being elitist and how does one balance that without being elitist. I had a simple answer: Let me drive a Dodge Charger […]Read more "What’s Your ‘Hood Status? Pt. II"