Tinashe Implied That Being Lightskinned Has Hurt Her Career. But What Has She Done Besides Be Lightskinned?
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Tinashe Implied That Being Lightskinned Has Hurt Her Career. But What Has She Done Besides Be Lightskinned?

I know you’re probably gasping at that title, but here’s the thing: …it’s been that kind of week. And I’m here to play muthafucking ball. Anyhow. It’s been a while since y’all have seen me on this side of the internets. Inspiration has been dry and my mental health has been all over the place … Continue reading

Why You So Obsessed With Me: How Beyoncé Exposes The Insecurity of White Women
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Why You So Obsessed With Me: How Beyoncé Exposes The Insecurity of White Women

Hell hath no fury like a White woman who is insecure. This is fairly a blunt ass way to start this piece off, since I haven’t seen y’all in like two months. To be fair, The Orange™ has been fucking so much shit up that it’s been giving me whiplash and simultaneous fatigue as a … Continue reading

On “Formation” and These “Think Pieces” That Are Reaching For the Coasts of Africa
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On “Formation” and These “Think Pieces” That Are Reaching For the Coasts of Africa

I really tried to avoid this, but you all have left me with no choice. As you are probably aware, Beyoncé released “Formation” this past weekend (at 4 pm on a Saturday), and forever cemented the fact that we will never be able to sleep soundly as long as she is around as she could … Continue reading

Dear Amy: That Rape Joke Wasn’t Funny
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Dear Amy: That Rape Joke Wasn’t Funny

Well, you’ve finally gone and done it. You finally showed your ass and exposed yourself as a White Feminist™. I gotta say. While I usually expect either the worst or absolutely nothing from people, I didn’t expect this from you. Maybe I had my blockers on previously or maybe it’s some of that secondhand Parks … Continue reading

The Thicke Black Line: A Black Man’s Perspective on the Clear Schism Between Black and White Feminism
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The Thicke Black Line: A Black Man’s Perspective on the Clear Schism Between Black and White Feminism

(previously published on nerdhenshinlovegogo.wordpress.com by Howard Tyrone Smith II) As a Black man, I’ve seen a good portion of the Black experience. But it’s the fact that I was raised by a highly matriarchal family, along with being raised by a father that was as well, that helped me understand (to a degree) the plight of … Continue reading

Aaliyah Biopic Synopsis Finally Revealed; Family Does Not Approve
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Aaliyah Biopic Synopsis Finally Revealed; Family Does Not Approve

The synopsis of the film of the upcoming Lifetime Channel original biopic of actress and R&B singer, Aaliyah, has finally been revealed. Aaliyah’s tragic death came at the very height of her stardom, and left millions of fans in mourning. She has since become internationally known, and has amassed 10s of millions more fans upon … Continue reading

Nicki Minaj Shows Up on Juicy J’s New Single “Low”
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Nicki Minaj Shows Up on Juicy J’s New Single “Low”

Let it be known: Nicki Minaj has been EVERYWHERE lately. Not only did she recently appear on Beyoncé’s “Flawless” remix and Jessie J’s “Bang Bang”, but she also rolled out her own single “Anaconda” (which quickly climbed to the top of ITunes’ Hip Hop charts before being dethroned by Lecrae). And now, the singer/rapper is back … Continue reading