Much uproar and cries of racism were launched at the administration at Wesley College when the following cartoons appeared in the school newspaper: Clearly the cartoons are offensive towards black women. And normally such insults would galvanize the black community to dust off Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton and the NAACP to shake down theRead More…
Have you been a victim of color-ism?
This weekend I am undergoing emergency surgery to remove the laptop that has aheared to my thighs. It requires tremendous amounts of mental energy to write funny stuff while simultaneously dishing out information, but the children have had enough, and have staged an intervention. They booked a surgeon to come to the house and rip […]
Sweet daughter she is, but my youngest is bald, with just a little quail tuft in the front. So my oldest thought that maybe we should try this look, you know, just until the real hair grows in. Thoughts? Suggestions? Maybe we should try yaki instead?
Are white women threatened by black women?
Why are some black men seeing red when black women date white?
Well, sheesh. It’s June already, and I only have 25 more days until the semi-annual Karazin Family Vacation-slash-Reunion. Every few years Mamma and Poppa Karazin foot the bill for the whole family to meet up and try to kill bond with each other. Last time we went on such a mega-vacation, it was to Club […]
Ah…it’s a beautiful California day. The blackberries in my garden are just about to ripen (I make a mean blackberry cobbler!), the pool is at a swimmable 70 degrees, and at just 8:35 AM, I already smell someone barbequing the heck out of some ribs. I must admit I am tempted to partake in all […]
Since it’s the weekend, and I’m not entirely sure how many of you are actually STILL sitting in front of your computers during the official-unofficial start of summer, so I’ll keep it light. I type this post next to a blob of unwashed clothes in my closet. I’m hiding in here because I don’t want […]