On Trevor Noah and Other African Immigrants Who Buy Into The Hype
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On Trevor Noah and Other African Immigrants Who Buy Into The Hype

Where do I even begin? Well, for starters, it would seem that Black men have had quite the time showing their ashy asses across the country and the diaspora this past week. This particularly includes the likes of Trevor “I Am Not Funny” Noah, Lee “I Have Always Hated Black Women” Daniels, and Box Wine … Continue reading

The Dark Meme: On Meme-ing Responsibly During the 2016 Election Cycle
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The Dark Meme: On Meme-ing Responsibly During the 2016 Election Cycle

So. About this meme. This humorously, but woefully incorrect meme. Here’s the thing: usually us Zookeepers try to stay out of anything blatantly political (unless you count celebrating the Blackity Blackness™ of this site). But, as of very recently, I have deemed that virtually impossible to do and have decided to throw my hat in … 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 Ms. Janet: It Is That Deep
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Dear Ms. Janet: It Is That Deep

Yesterday, Janet Hubert “clapped back” at and “read” Jada Pinkett-Smith on her call-out of the Oscar and her calls to boycott. Because this video was coming from Janet Hubert and because she forever has a place in my heart as the OG Aunt Viv aka Dark-Skinned Aunt Viv, I wanted to “YASSSSSSS” at this video. … Continue reading