I won’t go into too much detail. I can’t even say exactly what happened as rumors are still flying around. But I will give you my point-of-view as to my first experience being near a shooting. It was after my old high school’s homecoming. There was an after-party at a local club. Not considering this […]Read More Recently, I was very near a shooting
From NBC News: Bill Nunn, a veteran character actor whose credits ranged from the “Spider-Man” movie franchise to the Spike Lee films “Do the Right Thing” and “He Got Game,” has died. His wife, Donna, said Nunn died Saturday at his home in Pittsburgh. He was 62 and had been battling cancer. Click here to […]Read More R.I.P. Bill “Radio Raheem” Nunn
Not long after the police murder of Terence Crutcher was there news of another police-involved shooting of a black man. Heavy reports: A 43-year-old black man was fatally shot by police Tuesday afternoon at an apartment complex in Charlotte, North Carolina, sparking protests from members of the community. The man has been identified by neighbors and […]Read More NOT AGAIN! Another Black Man Is Murdered By Police
This shit continues undisturbed with no signs of slowing down or stopping. At this point, claiming that being black in America is hazardous to your health is an accurate observation, not an overexaggeration. Raw Story reports: Dash cam video released by the Tulsa Police Department on Monday showed 40-year-old Terence Crutcher with his hands above […]Read More Black Male Season Continues: Another Brotha Gunned Down By Police
By Lavern Merriweather: By now, everybody has heard of the mea culpa given recently by Lena Dunham, the star and creator of the HBO hit “Girls”, for her inflammatory criticism of New York Giants player Odell Beckham Jr. Lena was forced to apologize after being seated next to Mr. Beckham at a Met Ball in […]Read More Vern’s Venting: Angry Becky on the Rampage
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Lena Durham, best known as the creator, writer and star of the HBO series Girls and considered to be one of Hollywood’s biggest feminists, caused a media frenzy and internet firestorm for comments illustrating her internal conversation with herself pertaining to NFL star Odell Beckham Jr. during the MET gala in May. She seated next to him […]Read More Lena Durham’s Comments on Odell Beckham Jr. and All Things Seriously Wrong With Them