Tag Archives: African Americans

A Polarized Nation…what can we do about it?


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Missing DC girls…finally get media attention


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Billy Bush and Fox Analyst Judge Napolitano paid dearly for their Trump association

Billy Bush lost his NBC Today Show job after the Access Hollywood tape emerged showing him play the straight man to Donald Trump’s lewd conversation. Trump went on to be president. A few days ago Trump claimed the British were in on the “wiretapping” of Trump Tower. When pressed Trump said he heard it form a judge on Fox News. Judge Napolitano has been suspended from the network and Trump is still president. Association with POTUS can cost you your job.

http://www.businessinsider.com/judge-napolitano-suspended-fox-news-2017-3

NBC Carmichael Show to use the n-word, but they will not be saying the n-word

In 1995 the n-word was popularized during the OJ Simpson trial. The euphemism was used so the jury would not be offended by the amount of times the word was used throughout the trial. Since that time it has been adopted as a way of saying the word while not saying the word. Now the NBC Carmichael will air in episode this spring the n-word will be flying. This all black cast feel they have right to use the word, but do they? Read the linked story and share your thoughts.

‘The Carmichael Show’ Will Air Unedited ‘N-Word’ on NBC

Sean Spicer defines the difference between Trump golfing and Obama golfing, and it is ridiculous


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Chuck Berry’s music still sounds good today


Chuck Berry died yesterday but he has left a musical legacy that will last forever. We were just listening to a tribute on Meet the Press and his music was playing, and it still makes you want to move. I said to my husband what current music will actually stand the test of time? Share your thoughts.

NBC Today Show helps legitimize Breitbart

To my surprise I saw the editor of Breitbart being interviewed on the Today Show this morning. Just because this is Trump’s media favorite does not mean it also has to be legitimized by the mainstream, but that is what the interview did. it made the inflammatory rhetoric seem sane and it simply is not.

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/breitbart-editor-we-re-not-hate-site-n733576

Bow Wow’s tweet has done the impossible…it united Trump supporters and detractors

From the land of Twitter Bow Wow has not only crossed the line he also spat on it. This is no way to talk about the President and the First Lady.

Snoop Dog shoots Trump “clown” and real President Trump claps back


Snoop Dog released a video that features him shooting a Trump “clown”. His video is disrespectful but as an artist he can do it. President Trump clapped back. Do you think he was justified.

Are you ready for another round of Underground?

Last night I watched the first episode of the second season of WGN Underground. All the characters are back from last season and they are all in various stages of agony. What else could we expect? The story is about slavery and slavery was agony. So when did slavery become entertainment? The New Birth of a Nation, 12 Years a Slave or does it go all the way back to the romanticized slavery saga Gone with the Wind? Sure the acting is great but do we really want to watch the overseer hit the male slave and then he turns around and hits the female slave that he calls his woman? Is this the kind of thing we want to curl up and watch on a weekly basis? What do you think is this good entertainment or is this simply a sad tale that makes you angry or simply sad? Share your thoughts.