Remembering Prince

On April 21, 2016, the universe has lost a shining star. The force of nature known as Prince has passed on to the other side. And like so many people worldwide, his death was more painful than a kick to the groin. I’m still in great disbelief, thinking this is all a dream, or rather a […]

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R.I.P. Billy Paul

From the NY Daily News: R&B singer Billy Paul died at the age of 81. Paul was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and was hospitalized last week at Temple University Hospital, his manager Beverly Gay told Philadelphia news outlet NBC 10. He died Sunday at his home in Blackwood, N.J, according to Gay. A message was […]

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R.I.P. Prince

At first, like many people I thought this was just another internet rumor that would be disproven eventually. But it turns out that it’s true. We lost another talented human being. From the Huffington Post: Prince, the legendary musician who brought us countless hits, such as “Purple Rain” and “When Doves Cry,” has died. He […]

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Black Stereotypes are Media Worthy

A video found on Buzzfeed’s website has a lot of black folks shaking their heads. The video was about black people asking questions about why black people do certain things. Fellow blogger Abagond has the complete list of questions. There are 27 in all. And all of them were drenched in stereotypical thinking as if they […]

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