In calling Quvenzhane Wallis a cunt, The Onion perpetuates status quo on black femininity

So, The Onion during the The Oscars last night decided to turn its online gaze to a 9-year-old black girl. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the satirical news agency took to Twitter to refer to Quvenzhane Wallis as a cunt. Yes, the only word in the English dictionary used solely to communicate one’s complete lack of respect […]

Alice Robb: ‘inappropriate” for Obama to call daughters beautiful

Apparently, Alice Robb, an online editor for the Oxonian Globalist, had a problem with President Barack Obama referring to his daughters, Sasha and Malia, as beautiful. No shit. See for yourself: Of all the adjectives that could be used to describe Sasha and Malia Obama, “strong”, “smart”, and “beautiful” were the ones President Obama chose […]

To my Republican friends: you will be okay

Now that the dust has settled from Election 2012, it’s time we all come together and move forward. I know that sounds like some pie-in-the-sky, hokey pokey liberal bullshit, but it’s true. It’s high time the Republican Party, its activists and its supporters stop their anti-patriotic (yeah, I went there and don’t act like you […]

Today in post-racial racism: white women experimenting with afros

It appears some folks still haven’t received the memo that it’s offensive to co-opt black culture as a means to conduct a social experiment. The latest victim in this charade is a white woman who has decided to experiment with blackness in an unusual way. In her blog before and afro, Michelle Joni started rocking an afro […]

Excuse me, but I need to rant about Chick-Fil-A

I already made one post about Chick-Fil-A, and I really didn’t intend on making another one. But, as you all know, the more exposure this hate-filled restaurant is getting, the more its defenders are coming out of the woodwork to stand by its so-called freedom of speech. This whole anti-marriage equality fiasco has made  my […]

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