I love reality TV. I guess that means I’m feeding the machine that continues to create these shows, which I’ve written about before here. I can’t get enough of shows like Braxton Family Values, Real Housewives of Atlanta, NYC and Beverly Hills, Basketball Wives and even Bad Girls Club. Blame it on [...]Continue Reading →
Monday my timeline went apeshit over a picture Bossip (its name derived from Black gossip) posted to accompany its exclusive interview with Esther Baxter. Baxter, the ex-girlfriend of D-list rapper Joe Budden, has somewhat remained under the radar until recently. Now she will be forever linked to her relationship drama with a rapper who hasn’t [...]Continue Reading →
I’ll be the first to admit his tribute to Michael Jackson in terms of the choreography was on point. The silhouette of the [...]Continue Reading →
I was furious. I almost grabbed my purse, walked away from the conversation and left the restaurant. But I couldn’t do that. My friend needed me. So I stayed, but corrected her.
In complaining about something inappropriate her man had done, she repeatedly kept blaming women. “I hate whorish women. I think they should all [...]Continue Reading →
As a die hard lover of hip hop I oftentimes struggle between my love for the music and my disgust for the misogynistic and disrespectful lyrics.
More importantly than the rappers demeaning references to women as a female dog or overly promiscuous woman is how this terminology has leaked into everyday life. The 21st century [...]Continue Reading →