Don’t forget to find The Uppity Negro on Twitter and follow some random posts of mine, lol. Oh by the way, The Uppity Negress will be here on this weekend, maybe I can get her to do a guest post, lol. In other news to follow: 1. I’ve inquired about post-graduate work and I plan […]Read more "…and in other housekeeping news"
It’s an honor and privilege to say that I share the same alma mater as the Dr. John Hope Franklin who passed on this past Wednesday at the age of 94. It’s even more of a privilege to say that I got to see him in person during my one year tenure at Fisk University. […]Read more "Celebrating the Life of a Premier Uppity Negro John Hope Franklin"
Here’s an article sent by the publicist of author Marc Blatte. I hopefully plan on getting around to reviewing his novel Humpty Dumpty Was Pushed. For those interested in another review from fellow blogger and commenter Citizen Ojo on his blog,The Desultory Life and Times of a Public Citizen. Enjoy. God Love Ed McBain and Evan […]Read more "UNN Book Reviews: I’m So Falling Behind"
So, some time last week I was on Yahoo Instant Messenger and one of my friends sent me yet another YouTube Chris Brown and Rihanna clip. Check it out. This most certainly wasn’t the first and only popular YouTube clip of these two circulating the internet. Well, the second one was the first one I […]Read more "Another Lesson I Learned from Chris Brown and Rihanna"
Seriously, caption this photo guys! And Caption This! These pictures are courtesy of Badpaintingsofbarackobama.com and I just DIED laughing at that first one. Just leave your thoughts below! Keep it uppity and keep it truthfully radical, JLLRead more "I Ain’t Hatin’…Bad Paintings of Barack Obama"
So this past week allowed for ignorant tycoon Bernard Madoff to finally see the inside of a jail cell rather than his $7,000,000.00 Manhattan penthouse; Pope Benedict XVI, the most conservative we’ve seen in a long time, informed us that condoms increase HIV/AIDS infection, and this was on the heels of the HIV/AIDS numbers for […]Read more "Which Set of Rules Are We Playing By?"
This was a subject I had been thinking about doing for a while, but blogging is really a task, and I’d much rather sit around and watch the television in my absolute free time–which really for the most part is non-existent, I just make what I have free. So, I’ve been rather remiss getting around […]Read more "Finding Your Wheelhouse"