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EarthJeff: Swirling on Planet Earth Part IV: “The Appeal”…

“In my last installment of Swirling on Planet Earth, I mentioned that there are several reasons why I prefer black women. Here they are…”

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Twenty Six Year Old Southern Guy Takes On Swirling in the South,…

He calls himself, “YoungTeach” because yes, at 26, he’s young, and works as a music teacher to a predominately African American student body in Tennessee. He’s a newbie to interracial dating, and apparently read SWIRLING in two days. I love him already.

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Ukraine Swirl on the Big Screen!…

“I was beyond thrilled reading about Feathered Dreams and the trailer did not disappoint. I love movies as much as the next person, but I have found other things to do with my time quite honestly these days. However, this movie I am putting on my “MUST SEE” list. “

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Ding Dong, the Twinkie’s Dead!! Hostess Goes Out of Business,…

I have a very close relative, morbidly obese, who may hold a funeral service for hostess–she’ll be crushed. She eats Twinkies with the gusto of a $20 whore giving fellatio.

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Bad Case of Romnesia? Losing Candidate Blames “Gifts” for…

Maybe it was the Black people mysteriously voting in Maine. Maybe it was the weird Black people voting in urban areas. No, it was all the Black people getting “gifts” from the President. My Romnesia is in full effect.

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Would You “Pass As White” Online to Get a Job?…

One black woman searching for a job with no luck decides to change her profile from “black” to “white” then gets flooded with calls for her white alter ego, “Bianca.”

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That Awkward Moment When Your Rainbeau’s Black (and IR Married)…

You WILL NOT believe the NERVE of this guy…

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Just for BB&W: The Mother of All Thanksgiving Wine-Pairing…

You’ll want to print this up and take it with you to the grocery store.

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Beauty and Infidelity: How Do Looks Matter or Do They?…

When it comes to a woman being wronged or hurt, do looks matter? Do you think the attractiveness of a woman can determine how and why people do (or don’t) come out in support of her?

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Fashion #Trending: Khaki…

From bland to bad-oow!

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What Television Series Does the General Petraeus Story Remind You of?…

Ready for a trip to bizarro land? Hop onboard the crazy sex scandal express…conductor General Petraeus has a seat waiting for you…

Paula Broadwell. This broad, indeed, must do it well.

Holly Petraeus: How Much Did She Owe It To Her Husband to Keep Herself…

Not to be cruel, but Holly Petraeus looks like a 50-something Peppermint Patty. Does that mean she deserved to be cheated on?

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“Expires By…” Do You Know When to Dump Your…

You’ll never guess what disgusting things can grow on an old toothbrush.

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While Promoting ‘Flight,’ the REAL Reason Denzel…

Black women who just love themselves some Denzel Washington are going to be upset over this one. If you thought the reason Denzel Washington never kissed white women in the movies was because of his love and appreciation of black women, you were wrong. Find out why.

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Protective Style Addicts–What’s Your Holiday Hair Going to…

Hey guys, I need some inspiration. I’m bunning for the winter and I need to keep it fresh.

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Time to Get All ‘Sun Tzu’ About It: Six…

It might be a bit cynical to boil down the elements of what makes someone fall in love to a cold and calculated equation, but…oh well! In today’s dating climate, I know for a fact that some of you need all the advantages you can get. You can thank me later–after all Christmas is just weeks away.

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Okay Nate Silver, How Can We Ever Believe Another Pollster Again?…

Pollsters were all over the place last week. But Nate Silver predicted the election well in advance of Tuesday’s spectacle. How did he get it so right?

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The Doctor is In: Five Reasons Why Powerful Men Cheat…

What motivates men like Gen. David Petraeus, who seemingly “has it all,” to throw away his marriage, prestige, and career with an affair? What drives his behavior, the consequences of which cause him to face public humiliation in the aftermath, and subject his family to the same?

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Washington D.C. Recap–The Gorgeous Girls of BB&W!…

I’m a bit bleary eyed tonight. The Boy had us up all night with intermittent bouts of vomiting. But I couldn’t let another day pass without saying how good it was to see my girls in Washington D.C. for our “Election Decompression” event. The place was packed (always a complement) but I loved seeing my crew!

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President Obama just made it easier for you to earn an advanced degree…

The changes initiated by the Obama administration to the federal government’s Income-Based Repayment (IBR) program for federal student loans have recently been finalized, and students can expect to see big savings in the amount they will have to shell out in student loan repayments. In other words, it just got a whole lot cheaper for students to attend school, and those pursuing advanced degrees should expect to see the biggest savings.