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The Final Insurrection

 I’m all about nothing to lose,
all hope lost but still I breathe,
there is nothing left to bemuse,
I’m their target because I’m naive. 127 more words

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Just Pondering Part 771

Even though I occasionally complain about WordPress upgrades, I like WordPress a lot; I wouldn’t dream of abandoning my blog here.

I am rather fond of the… 194 more words

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Red beans and Rice Didn't Miss Her: The Appropriation of the Black Female Body

While twerking isn’t anything new, its recent popularity, marks yet another black trend that is a hit in the black community but only achieves mainstream appeal when whites and non blacks begin doing it. 815 more words

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The Equity of Equality and Why Blacks Can't be Racist

In his work The Souls of Black Folk, Web Dubois asserts the color line as the problem of the 19th century. Two centuries later, this issue persists as abrasively as before. 1,147 more words

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Let's all collectively remember how great The Simpsons is

It’s hard to believe that new episodes of The Simpsons are still airing.

Next month marks the beginning of the show’s 26th season, making it the longest running American sitcom in history, as well as the longest running animated show ever. 498 more words

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Book Review—The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History

The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert. Henry Holt and Co. New York, NY. 2014. 319 pp.

Elizabeth Kolbert’s The Sixth Extinction has received glowing reviews since its release in February. 370 more words

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Is Google Moody?

Here is the link to the latest article on my other blog: Is Google Moody?

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