August 2018

someone needs to read slim thug and I volunteer as tribute

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In this week's Bitch, Please broadcast, washed-up rapper Slim Thug came for Ciara and her wedded bliss with Russell Wilson. Entirely fitting, of course, being that I came across this [...]

July 2016

i ain’t birthin’ no babies!

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I was recently a featured guest on a mater mea podcast, where the topic of discussion was women who don't want children. For anyone who may not be aware, I'm [...]

October 2015

hollywood divorce

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I've been reading the craziest nonsense on the innanets pertaining to Halle Berry recently filing for divorce from her husband of two years, Olivier Martinez. The usual "she can't keep [...]

why amber rose is the face of a new millennial heroine

By | October 13th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Last weekend, Amber Rose held her extensively criticized, yet widely misunderstood SlutWalk. The following week, WPGC 95.5 radio morning show host, Joe Clair, offered his meager, and clearly ill-informed opinion [...]

culture shock: the politics of black representation on tv

By | October 7th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Editor's Note: The following piece was written in 2010. Two of the television shows dissected herein have since been canceled and no longer air, but may be viewed on Netflix, [...]

protect ya neck: a wu-tang style guide to dmv dating

By | October 5th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Alas, the concept of dating in the DMV is brutally perplexing for innumerable women, and dare I say, hazardous to the self-esteem of many. Oh, that you were a fly [...]