Pop Culture

Oprah, and the Pathology of Reveling in Other Peop...

Make no mistake, the delighting of others' misfortune is absolute pathology....
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BB&W Crew Member, Dee Dee Russell Gets Her Mo...

Lawd! this chile is busy......
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What Da Cuss? “Hunger Games” Star Disa...

What's it mean when black girls are ever seen as the victims?...
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Why Media Representations of Black Women Still Mat...

When black women are consistently portrayed in the media as being overweight (to an even greater extent than what they actually are), as Mammy, as Sap...
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Real Talk About Black Women in the Media: BB&...

We talk about our rep on television, "post-racial casting," and of course, swirling. ;-)...
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Another Possible TV Swirl Coupling? Danai Gurira J...

Check out this African beauty, coming in as a lead character on a hit TEE VEE show....
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Mmm…Mmmmm….MMMMMMM!

I would mind watching this commercial a few hundred times....
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Gasp! Black Leading Lady Alert, AND! She’s N...

Between Avatar, Columbiana, Star Trek and (potentially) Out of the Furnace, it looks like Saldana is Hollywood's new swirling "it" girl. ...
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“He Said; She Said:” Rush Limbaugh Los...

Because politics is such soap opera, I thought it'd be a good idea to put a liberal atheist and an independent-voting Christian in the same blog post ...
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Is Kerry Washington About to “Pull A Halle B...

"Pulling A Halle Berry" (noun/verb)= when a talented African-American actress is ignored for years by the Academy until she finally agrees to act in a...
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Wait…Who’s Got Stockholm Syndrome, Aga...

I understand that Rihanna doesn't forever want to be known as a victim of an abusive relationship. I understand her desire to put the tumultuous night...
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Too $hort and XXL magazine Hate Black Women: So wh...

Honestly, I think any black woman who still buys mainstream rap/hip-hop hates herself, or, at the very least thinks that somehow the degrading of blac...
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Should We Just Get Over It and Forgive Chris Brown...

So when, if ever, does Chris Brown becoming deserving of public forgiveness? Should Chris Brown ever be allowed to perform at the Grammy's or any othe...
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