Pop Culture

Bond Actresses. Black Bond Actresses.

Three black women made James Bond related news this month, one for rejecting a role in the decades-long James Bond franchise, another for accepting on...
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My thoughts on who SHOULD play Prince Eric

Now that Princess Ariel has been cast in the remake of The Little Mermaid, focus now shifts to who will play her prince, Eric. I have already stated i...
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Black Women, Forgiveness and Chris Brown

Kelly Rowland recently posted on noted abuser Chris Brown’s Instagram saying “we love you Chris” following the latest furor surrounding his comm...
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Chris Brown and the Black Women Who Support Him

Let’s start with a story.   Not too long ago, my husband found himself on his personal Instagram account that lay unused for many years. One of...
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Kim Kardashian and the Controversy of Kimono

Written by Saran Lawson Kim Kardashian West has recently launched a shapewear line. She has been working on the collection for over a year. The idea o...
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Hispanic woman to play Florence in The Jeffersons ...

As far as television goes, I prefer watching shows set in the 90s or later (I’m a Millennial, sue me). However, preferences aside, I respect their p...
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Ancestry.com Ad and the Curious Case of Faux Outra...

The controversial Ancestry.com ad featuring a black woman and white man in love in the time of slavery days has been removed and an apology issued, an...
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Wait…Issa Rae is ENGAGED?!

Asa runs a YouTube channel called The Mellow Lyfe. Check it out here. Issa Rae is engaged, and her fiancé is not an Asian man, presumably. Why does t...
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The Miseducation of Azriel Clary: The Gayle King I...

Written By Saran Lawson Do you remember when you were in your 20’s? I do and I can tell you confidently in my early 20’s, I knew nothing. I’ve...
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R Kelly Did an Interview and My Eye’s Are St...

  Written by Saran Lawson You guys (sighs). I am so tired of this media circus concerning R Kelly. At this point just let the court handle it. I&...
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Erykah Badu and Da Brat Won’t Be Muting R Ke...

Erykah Badu and Da Brat Won’t Be Muting R Kelly Written by Saran Lawson   Two more artists speak on their thoughts on the docuseries recent...
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Matthew Hussey Has Girlfriend and I’ve Got ...

Relationship megastar and best-selling author, Matthew Hussey is currently making national news because he’s been spotted kissing Havanna singer...
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Serena Graces Vogue and Gives Us All #SwirlingGoal...

Serena has never looked, well…so Serene. Looks like little Olympia (aka Junior) is having an amazing effect on the tennis star, and giving us al...
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Oprah for President…Really?

Aside from the 24-hour news cycle dominated by WTF Trump said/did/tweeted, I’ve observed a flurry of stories about whether or not Oprah Winfrey ...
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