We Need To Beef Up Security At The Cookout
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We Need To Beef Up Security At The Cookout

The Cookout™. It is a pair of words that mean nothing when they are both looked at in isolation but mean everything when they are brought together in holy matrimony of Blackness. Next to the infamous and embattled Black Card™, The Cookout™ is the ultimate determinant of coolness (aka Blackness or proximity to Blackness thereof). … 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

Paula Patton and Robin Thicke’s House Is Up For Sale
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Paula Patton and Robin Thicke’s House Is Up For Sale

Isn’t that unfortunate? Please standby as I do this: In other news (that doesn’t surprise anyone whatsoever), Spin recently reported that Paula Patton and Robin Thicke’s home—a Bel Air mansion—has gone up for sale. Which, you know, is not surprising seeing as the two starlets (is Robin Thicke still considered a starlet?) have been separated … Continue reading